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Offshore vessel snaps in two after Typhoon Chaba hits, 26 crewmen missing

Twenty-six crew members on a Chinese offshore wind installation vessel have been left dead or missing after a fourth crew member was rescued today...

South Korean seafarers fined for steering ship through Great Barrier Reef

Two crew members on a Capesize bulk carrier operated by South Korea’s SW Shipping have been fined for steering the ship through restricted waters...

SA Recycling marks milestone in iron ore exports

Iron ore exports exceeded 2.5 million tonnes from October 2020 at the SA recycling terminal in the port of Long Beach. Since 2013, the Pier...

Chlorine leak at Jordan’s Aqaba port kills 13, injures hundreds

At least 13 people have died and 251 have been injured due to a toxic gas leak at Aqaba port in Jordan on 27...

Crude oil carrier’s crew members die during ship operations in Chittagong

Two crew members of a crude oil carrier died on 17 and 18 June after falling unconscious while checking an empty tanker after unloading...

Italian port enhances its crane fleet

FHP Group has placed an order for an eco-efficient Generation 6 Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane for their Multi Service Terminal in the Marghera...

SITC exits dry bulk segment after selling off its entire fleet

SITC International Holdings has completed the sell-off of its entire bulk carrier fleet. The Hong Kong-based SITC, the parent company of intra-Asia box carrier...

CMA CGM Air Cargo receives new Boeing aircrafts

The French CMA CGM Group has received its first two first Boeing 777 Freighters, while it has announced the purchase of two additional ones. At...

Maersk completes acquisition of Senator International

A.P. Moller - Maersk has announced the closing of the acquisition of global freight forwarder Senator International, which has an airfreight network comprising own controlled...

Iran seizes two Greek tankers in Persian Gulf, warns for further similar actions

Two Greek tankers have been held captive by Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) since last Friday (27 May). The ships “Prudent Warrior” and “Delta...

GEODIS is the official freight carrier of rugby world cup France 2023

The France 2023 Organising Committee has announced that GEODIS has been appointed as the official freight carrier of the rugby world cup France 2023. With...

Port of Long Beach supports energy project in California

The port of Long Beach helped with the immediate delivery of necessary supplies for a renewable energy project in California in order to not...

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High speed and compromised manoeuvring caused Milano Bridge accident

The container ship Milano Bridge had failed to slow down as it attempted to berth in Busan New Port on 6 April 2020, causing...

Singaporean state investment firm Temasek mum on PIL bailout

The Singapore government’s investment company Temasek Holdings is remaining tight-lipped on market talk that it may take a stake in embattled liner operator Pacific...

Chinese shipyards win giant container ship order

Chinese shipyards will build six 24,232TEU containerships, the largest in the world as of today, that the Bank of Communications Financial Leasing (Bocomm Leasing)...

MSC Rosa M damages Mumbai crane

The 14,000TEU MSC Rosa M has hit and seriously damaged a crane at the DP World terminal in Nhava Sheva, NSIGT in Mumbai, while...

Taking the personal view for crew working on container shipping

Philip Eastell – Founder of Container Shipping Supporting Seafarers – describes the personal side of container operations at a time when crew, affected by...