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8 October 2018
16:25
The capacity improvements at the company’s Manila International Container Terminal (MICT)

The capacity improvements at the company’s Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) include the first phase construction of Berths 7 and 8, set to begin on October…

16:08
Silversea Cruises has unveiled its intention to order three new cruise ships

Silversea signed a memorandum of understanding with German shipbuilder Meyer Werft to build two new vessels in a new Evolution Class. The first Evolution-class ship is…

11:31
Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Petrobras

Aker Solutions, a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry, has signed a contract with Petrobras to provide a subsea…

11:13
Maritime digitalisation in practice

Much is talked about digitalisation and how shipping can benefit but what is happening in practice to transform the way in which the shipping and…

09:44
European shipowners and maritime technology industry have called for decisive actions against unfair trade practices and in favour of global playing field

Namely, trade associations representing European shipbuilding and maritime equipment and European shipowners, SEA Europe and ECSA, have called upon the European Commission and the EU Member…

7 October 2018
21:56
The Israel Railway Company took care of passengers who did not want to have noisy and talkative companions by launching a new service

The Israel railway company «Rakevet Israel» suggested that passengers buying tickets choose a carriage in which they should not speak loudly with their neighbors or…

6 October 2018
20:51
The interdepartmental working group on the coordination of anti-corruption reform continues to work

The interdepartmental working group on the coordination of anti-corruption reform was established with the aim of directing the actions of the central executive authorities on…

5 October 2018
22:31
234 Cruise Ships are expected to be received

The Panama Canal Authority plans to receive approximately 234 cruise ships through the Panamax and Neopanamax Locks during the upcoming 2018-2019 cruise season. The first…

21:45
During this summer season 2018, 17 river cruise vessels and almost 4,000 tourists were welcomed by Odessa Sea Port including guests from the US and Europe

During this summer season 2018, 17 river cruise vessels and almost 4,000 tourists were welcomed by Odessa Sea Port including guests from the US and…

18:23
UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport highlights

The newly released 2018 edition of the UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport highlights that consolidation activity in liner shipping has continued unabated, creating a complex…

4 October 2018
22:46
Monaco-based dry bulk shipping company Scorpio Bulkers has scored yet another loan, continuing its successful fleet refinancing streak from this year

The loan is worth USD 90 million, which will be used to finance 60 percent of the value of the company’s six Ultramax bulkers. The…

22:45
Emergency in the Taiwan Strait

Two small container ships (approximately 70 meters long) sank in Asia, as fleetmon.com reports. The vessel Sam Ratulangi, which was attributed to the shores of…

13:08
Swedish Erik Thun Group has taken delivery of M/V Thun Venern, a product/chemical tanker newbuilding

The 17,999 dwt ship was handed over to the company at China’s AVIC Dingheng Shipbuilding on September 27 after completing sea trials in August this year. Thun…

3 October 2018
10:20
Höegh LNG Holdings, Stolt-Nielsen and Golar LNG will invest a total of USD 182 million in Avenir LNG Ltd

Avenir LNG was originally formed by Stolt-Nielsen in 2017 to provide LNG to markets lacking access to LNG pipelines. Stolt-Nielsen will consolidate all its LNG…

10:18
Airbus аnnounced Technical Innovation Project on the Moon

The purpose of the competition is to develop the technologies necessary for the permanent presence of a person on the moon. Airbus, a European aerospace…

29 September 2018
23:44
“Train of the Four Capitals” went on its first dry run

On June 6, 2017, Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Volodymyr Omelyan firstly has announced the initiative to launch a train that will unite the capital…

27 September 2018
20:32
The second installment of locomotives were unloaded by General Electric n the port of Chernomorsk

The second consignment of General Electric locomotives for Ukrzaliznytsia was unloaded in the seaport of Chernomorsk. It consists of seven diesel locomotives, which arrived to…

21 September 2018
21:11
Skinest Rail and ABC sign MoU for 40 DZC engines to repower TE10 locomotives in Ukraine

Today, at the InnoTrans fair in Berlin, Anglo Belgian Corporation (ABC) signed an MoU with Skinest Rail to supply 40 medium-speed DZC engines for the modernization…

11:28
The Maritime Standard reveals finalists for 2018 Awards

Dubai, 17th September 2018: The full list of finalists for the fifth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, to beheld on Monday, 15th October 2018, at…

17 September 2018
16:49
Romania – the new Gateway for the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route to Europe

September 10, 2018 in the city of Constanta (Romania), a roundtable “Port of Constanta – the new Gateway for the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route to…