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19 August 2019
17:01
Acela: trains of new generation

Alstom has demonstrated the progress it is making in producing the next generation of Acela high speed trainsets for Amtrak. Amtrak says that «significant progress»is…

16:11
Hitachi Zosen and Naval Energies form floating wind pact

Japanese industrial and engineering corporation Hitachi Zosen and French offshore renewable energy technology developer Naval Energies have agreed to cooperate in the field of floating…

15:46
M Group Services acquires Antagrade Electrical

M Group Services, a leading provider of services to essential infrastructure markets in the UK, with a turnover of over £1.2bn, has announced the acquisition…

14:30
Wrist Ship Supply acquires Van Hulle

Danish ship supplier Wrist Ship Supply acquires Belgian competitor Van Hulle in order to strengthen its position in Belgium and the Netherlands. After the acquisition,…

13:56
A remotely-controlled train completes first trial

France’s national rail operator SNCF has successfully tested a remotely-controlled train completes first trial over a distance of 4 km in the Paris suburbs. Representing…

15 August 2019
16:23
AIDA Cruises’ ship will be fitted with LNG-system

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has cut the first steel for the next cruise ship for AIDA Cruises. The steel cutting ceremony was held in Papenburg…

14:25
Grace 1 to be blocked in Gibraltar

The U.S. Department of Justice has applied to seize the tanker Grace 1, carrying Iranian oil, in Gibraltar, according to the Gibraltar Chronicle. Namely, the…

11:34
NEW CHALLENGES OF TRANSPORT LOGISTIC OF UKRAINE

In the second half of May 2019, Odessa found itself in the epicenter of international events related to the development strategy of the transport and…

14 August 2019
14:57
Hyundai Merchant Marine to reduce Net Loss

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has managed to reduce its half-year loss in 2019 by over 40 percent, despite challenging market conditions and a deteriorating geopolitical…

13:08
Scandlines will install wind propulsion system on its ship

Ferry operator Scandlines has signed an agreement with Norsepower to install the auxiliary wind propulsion system Rotor Sail Solution onboard the m/v Copenhagen, a hybrid passenger…

11:01
THE NAUTICAL INSTITUTE: TRAINING PERSONNEL SHOULD BE MODERNIZED

Larisa Yeroshkinа Shipping New technologies that are rapidly gaining the authority in the shipping industry are stimulating the education sector to modernize traditional training programs….

13 August 2019
17:56
ForSea to convert Mercandia 4

Swedish ferry operator ForSea, formerly HH Ferries Group, has decided to convert Mercandia 4 from a passenger and freight vessel to a pure freight vessel….

16:13
MSC ship was fined by Transport Canada

Transport Canada has issued a CAD 12,000 (about USD 9,000) penalty to a containership operated by Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and five other fines…

14:10
DFDS increased its revenue despite the Brexit

Danish ferry and logistics company DFDS closed the second quarter of this year with an increase in its earnings despite challenges posed by Brexit. DFDS’…

12 August 2019
15:45
Fuel-cell system will provide alternative power energy on ships

A new research project has an aimed to reduce pollutants and greenhouse gases produced by shipping will see a German consortium develop a fuel cell…

14:59
Pronto in Rotterdam Port for data exchange

The Port of Rotterdam has launched a new company through which it would offer Pronto, an application for standardized data exchange on port calls, to…

14:46
Ponant will acquire Paul Gauguin Cruises

French cruise company Ponant has revealed its plans to acquire Paul Gauguin Cruises, the operator of cruises in French Polynesia and the South Pacific. The cruise…

14:25
Russian RS concluded an agreement with the Cyprus MA

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) has signed a new agreement with the Maritime Administration of the Republic of Cyprus (the Cyprus MA). The deal,…

11:07
YURIY NIKOLENKO: «UNIK YACHTS IS THE FIRST COMPANY PRESENTED SHIPBUILDING OF UKRAINE IN SAILING MAGAZINE»

Anastasiya Yarmolyuk Shipping Unik Yachts is an engineering and shipbuilding company from Mykolaiv, which does ordinary things extraordinarily well, from an expedition motor yacht to…

8 August 2019
16:27
KOMORIN: «EVEN 10% IMPROVEMENT OF THE BLACK SEA ECOSYSTEM WILL BE A VICTORY»

Larisa Yeroshkina Shipping Traditionally, researchers used to judge about the Black Sea environmental health depending on pollutants concentration in water. However, after the EU adopted…