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Reinventing what it means to be a zero-emission ship

The Our Ocean 2022 conference, held recently in Palau, brought together countries from around the world to discuss and commit to action to protect the ocean, a vital source of food, livelihoods and recreation. for a large part of humanity. A significant portion of the discussions focused on the ocean-climate nexus and the role of […]

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Poole Port welcomes cruise ship MS Deutschland

A MASSIVE cruise ship, carrying over 600 people, has become the first passenger ship to visit Poole Harbor this year. The MS Deutschland, a 175m cruise ship operated by German company Phoenix Reisen, arrived in Poole from Dover around 6am on Tuesday April 26, as part of a voyage through parts of the ‘Europe. To […]

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Global Electric Boat and Ship Industry to 2030 – Growing Market with Top Manufacturers | General Dynamics Electric Boat, ElectraCraft Boats, Canadian Electric Boat

Global Electric Boats and Vessels Market Outlook and Forecast to 2028 The latest market research results from Acor Insights on the Global Electric Boats and Ships Market offers a detailed analysis of the global or regional Electric Boats and Vessels market taking 2021 as the base year offering a forecast till 2028. Information regarding trade […]

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Cruise ship warning as first vessel allowed in WA waters suffers from COVID-19 outbreak in Broome

He said all cases were mild and the cruise went as planned. “In the current environment, there are widespread cases in the community and we are aware of cases from every shipping operator on every trip over the past few months,” he said. “There are at least 10 local operators and all have regular cases […]

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Ship recycling also takes a vacation

As the holidays fell across much of the subcontinent over the past week, business and sales understandably slowed as the recycling industry enjoyed some respite. To be sure, the recently bubbling Bangladeshi market has fallen out of favor over the past month as sentiment and domestic prices have suffered a sustained decline, despite having dominated […]

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The Ritz-Carlton’s new luxury cruise ship with penthouses at sea will sail in August from — see inside the ‘yacht’

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection will launch its first cruise liner, the Evirma, in August. The ship faced years-long delays amid COVID-19 and reports of budget issues. Discover the interior of the upcoming “yacht” with a sushi bar, two-story penthouses and a cigar lounge. The booming cruise industry is about to welcome […]

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Seven people found aboard ship missing in Japan, coast guard says

TOKYO, April 24 (Reuters) – Seven people from the missing Japanese tour boat with 26 people on board have been found, after three others were found on Sunday, the Japanese coast guard said, although it is not not clear if they were still alive. A coastguard official told Reuters the condition of the three people […]

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Search for missing ship off Japanese coast intensifies

The Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido, Japan, near where the Kazu 1 was sailing. /Kyodo/via REUTERS The Shiretoko Peninsula in Hokkaido, Japan, near where the Kazu 1 was sailing. /Kyodo/via REUTERS The Japanese Coast Guard used planes and patrol boats on Saturday to search for a tour boat with 26 people on board, more than nine […]

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Russia-Ukraine Live News: Russia Confirms Moskva Ship Losses | Russo-Ukrainian War

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said NATO must avoid a direct military confrontation with Russia that could lead to World War III. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday in a bid to stop the fighting in Ukraine. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Ukraine’s allies are delivering the weapons it has […]

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Hanseatic Inspiration Welcomed in Portland as First Ship in 2022

The Port of PORTLAND kicked off its cruise season with the arrival of the first ship. Hapag-Lloyd’s Hanseatic inspiration arrived around 6am yesterday. The ship’s captain was presented with a stone plaque in a traditional exchange and received a three-gun salute upon departure. Ian McQuade, Managing Director of Portland Port, said: “We were delighted to […]

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KVH AgilePlans celebrates its fifth anniversary – Digital Ship

KVH is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its AgilePlans Connectivity as a Service, an innovative, all-inclusive communications subscription service. Traditionally, the only way to bring global satellite communications onboard a commercial vessel has been to purchase CAPEX-intensive equipment or lease on a long-term basis, hampering fleet managers’ ability to adapt. to various operational needs. With […]

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“Snake Island” stamp depicting Ukrainian soldier overturning Russian ship sells out, with individual stamps resold for $100 each

The commemorative postage stamp commemorating a now iconic moment in the Ukrainian resistance earlier this year has sold out in person after dozens of Ukrainians lined up for hours to grab the limited-edition seal. The stamp, which depicts a Ukrainian special forces fighter defiantly raising his middle finger at a Russian warship, quickly became a […]

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How much does a cruise ship weigh?

Cruise ships are impressive structures. These ships are enormous, rising 20 stories above the water. They are long and weigh a lot. Most people can only speculate on the weight of a cruise ship. We’re here to provide you with the awesome facts and figures, according to popular cruise lines. Many wonder how such a […]

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New Orleans NOLA Navy Week Ship Tours

The City of New Orleans has announced the return of NOLA Navy Week. NOLA Navy Week will run from April 18-22. The Arleigh Burke-class destroyers USS Farragut and USS Lassen, the USCG Cutter Daniel Tarr and the French Navy ship La Combattante arrived in New Orleans Monday. The public can tour the ships from 1 […]

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How To Unlock Additional Ship Inventory Slots

Unlocking additional ship inventory slots is a necessity in No Man’s Sky, and there are several ways players can profitably achieve this. The Ship Inventory is one of the most important upgrades available in No Man’s Sky, regardless of the class of ship a traveler chooses to explore the galaxy with. For a very long […]

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Philly Shipyard wins contract for fifth and final national training vessel

Philly Shipyard, just three years after facing an uncertain future, is approaching full shipyard capacity by announcing an order for a fifth and final MARAD training vessel. US shipbuilder Philly Shipyard has won the contract for the fifth and final National Security Multi-Mission Training Vessels (NSMV) from the US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD). […]

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Pacific Explorer Leads Cruise Ship’s Triumphant Return to Sydney…and Australia

Cruise ships returned to Sydney today in a stunning and symbolic display of one of Australia’s most popular tourist sectors. Just a day after the government’s two-year ban on foreign-flagged vessels expired, a flotilla of small boats and three tugboats with water cannons accompanied the P&Os Pacific Explorer as she sailed for an hour through […]

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A freighter stuck in the Chesapeake Bay for more than a month is free

Placeholder while loading article actions The container ship Ever Forward, which ran aground on March 13 in the Chesapeake Bay, was finally freed shortly after 7 a.m. Sunday morning. The 1,095ft vessel, owned by Taiwanese company Evergreen Marine Corp., was en route from the Port of Baltimore to Norfolk when it somehow slipped out of […]

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Engineer who tried to bomb US Navy hospital ship with train is jailed

by John Konrad (gCaptain)n At the Port of Los Angeles, the locomotive engineer who deliberately ran his train off the tracks at full speed in an apparent to sink the US Navy hospital ship USNS Mercy has been sentenced to time jail for committing a terrorist attack. According to the US Department of Justice, neither […]

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The extraordinary hunt for the Confederacy’s most feared ship

BBeginning in the summer of 1862, the CSS Alabama, a Confederate ship commanded by Raphael Semmes, scoured the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans to find, capture, and burn Union naval vessels. In this endeavor, the Southern ship was a resounding success. Sailing 75,000 miles around the globe and back, “that pirate Semmes”, as the newspapers […]

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The oldest floating ship built by Clyde will be refurbished

After a program of vital welding works, the Scottish Maritime Museum is on track to complete essential repairs to what is believed to be the oldest floating ship built by Clyde in time for the ship’s 150th anniversary this summer. The Scottish Maritime Museum has raised £40,000 for much-needed repairs to the 1872 MV Kyles, […]

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Busy week: Kailua Bay sees increased traffic with cruise ships and yachts

Kailua Bay has been busy this week, hosting Norwegian Cruise Line’s first port of call in more than two years on Wednesday, as well as a super yacht and her support yacht on Thursday. Kailua Bay has been busy this week, hosting Norwegian Cruise Line’s first port of call in more than two years on […]

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Crowley Takes Delivery of Fourth Tier 4 Ship Assist and Harbor Escort Tug

April 14, 2022 The 6,800 horsepower tug Athena. Crowley Maritime picture Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that it has taken delivery of Athenaits fourth and most powerful tier 4 harbor escort and assistance tug. The 77′ Athena offers the agility of its compact size without sacrificing power, delivering the most traction for a tug under […]

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Major Black Sea Fleet ship damaged in explosion after Ukraine claims strike

The Russian Defense Ministry confirmed on Wednesday that its Moskva missile cruiser was badly damaged in a fire, hours after Ukrainian forces claimed to have rammed the ship in the Black Sea. Why is this important: The Moskva is the most essential ship in Russia’s Black Sea Fleet, with cruise missiles with a range of […]

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Port Milwaukee: Milwaukee Mayor Cavalier Johnson announces the arrival of the first cruise ship for the 2022 season

MILWAUKEE, WI – Mayor Cavalier Johnson announces the octanti viking will be the first cruise ship to visit Port Milwaukee as part of the 2022 season. This Seawaymax ship is scheduled to dock in the Port of Milwaukee on May 6, 2022. the octanti vikingThe arrival in Milwaukee will kick off a summer season where […]

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The Ever Forward ship stuck in the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland fears the environment

ANNAPOLIS — The topic at Wednesday’s Public Works Board meeting was wetland licensing, but Comptroller Peter Franchot brought up the thing everyone was really thinking about: the boat. The Ever Forward, the huge container ship stuck in the Chesapeake Bay that was a headache for nearly a month for the US Coast Guard, the Port […]

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LNG Croatia offers ship-to-truck reloading services

The Croatian LNG import terminal on the island of Krk has started offering LNG reloading services from the LNG Croatia FSRU vessel to LNG transport trucks. Courtesy of LNG Croatia The Croatian LNG terminal operator has launched this new non-standard service for terminal users. Since April 11, terminal users have been able to organize ship-to-truck […]

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Star Clippers Launches New 2022-2024 Tall Ships Brochure

Star Clippers recently released its latest brochure for the company’s Authentic Tall Ship Cruises, detailing its March 2022 to March 2024 voyage schedule. The digital version of this latest brochure is available now, while a print edition will be available this summer. Its fleet of three charming tall ships – Royal Clipper, Star Clipper and […]

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IRGC seizes foreign vessel smuggling fuel in Persian Gulf, arrests entire crew

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has confiscated a foreign vessel smuggling thousands of liters of fuel into the Persian Gulf region and arrested all crew members, a senior official said. iranian justice Mojtaba Ghahramani, head of the justice department of the southern province of Hormozgan, said on Saturday that IRGC navy forces seized the […]

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First cruise ship since pandemic began lands in Victoria – Abbotsford News

A view from inside the tall ship overlooking the breakwater district of Victoria. (Megan Atkins-Baker/Press Team) The ship is home to different decor styles on each floor, with plenty of seating and large dining areas where guests can dine. (Megan Atkins-Baker/Press Team) Many activities are available on the ship, including an extensive theater where artists […]

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The real captain of the good ship Giants? Belt or Crawford, his name is Brandon

Is he the man who anchors the defense from midfield? Or the man who anchors his boat in the middle of the field? Brandon Crawford and Brandon Belt enjoy such a good relationship as the two players with the Giants’ most serving time and the only remaining championship-era ties that Belt thought it would be […]

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A Royal Canadian Navy ship sails through Plymouth Sound

A Royal Canadian Navy warship has arrived in Plymouth Sound. HMCS Halifax, which is 134m long and weighs up to 5,000 tonnes, arrived in Plymouth today (April 8) She was previously stationed off Nova Scotia. But headed out and arrived in Ocean City. The ship is currently assigned to Maritime Forces Atlantic (MARLANT) and her […]

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4 centuries later, volunteers recreate Maine’s first ship

A team of volunteers build a replica of the Virginia, the ship built by the Popham Colony in their settlement at the mouth of the Kennebec River in 1607. BATH, Maine – The sound was apparent as visitors climbed the scaffolding – the smooth, unmistakable rhythm of a handsaw cutting through wood. This saw was […]

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ShipIn Systems secures funding for an AI-powered fleet management tool – Digital Ship

ShipIn Systems has secured an investment from Munich Re Ventures, a provider of reinsurance, primary insurance and insurance risk solutions, to help the company further develop its artificially intelligent (AI) fleet management platform . By deploying AI-powered cameras and real-time visual analytics, ShipIn alerts shipowners, managers and sailors to anomalies on board regarding deck activities, […]

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Full List of Cars Lost in Freighter Fire Revealed

A manifest from the freighter Felicity Ace revealed exactly which cars were lost when the ship caught fire and eventually sank in the Atlantic Ocean. The ship made headlines because of the impressive cars it had on board when the fire broke out in February, with $30 million worth of Bentleys and hundreds of Porsches […]

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A US Navy and NATO operations vessel towers over Plymouth Sound

Plymouth Sound was overshadowed by the presence of a huge US Navy ship this morning. USNS Robert E Peary passed through the city’s waterfront en route to Devonport. Amid the drizzle of a damp Plymouth morning, residents were wowed by the sheer size of the ship. 210 meters long, the USNS Robert E Peary weighs […]

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Royal Navy: HMS Spey becomes the first British ship to visit Vanuatu since HMS Plymouth in 1976

HMS Spey has become the first Royal Navy ship in 46 years to visit the South Pacific islands of Vanuatu. It was January 29, 1976, when HMS Plymouth – a Rothesay-class frigate that was later involved in the Falklands War – visited the archipelago, which lies 1,090 miles east of Australia . The patrol boat […]

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Huge US Navy ship used in NATO operations sets sail for Plymouth

A US Navy ship is about to head to Plymouth Sound. USNS Robert E Peary is currently off the northern coast of Spain and will enter Plymouth Harbor at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday April 6. The 210m vessel, which weighs 23,852 tonnes empty and can weigh up to 40,298 tonnes when full, has a […]

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Norwegian Cruise Line’s 13th ship returns to service

Norwegian Cruise Line returned its 13th cruise ship to service last week when Norwegian Jewel resumed cruising. Norwegian Jewel is NCL’s first cruise ship to depart from Panama City, Panama, and offers immersive itineraries to Alaska before her homeport in Panama beginning Nov. 24, 2022. November cruises will mark the cruise line’s first homeport in […]

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First oil tanker authorized in Hodeïda in Yemen within the framework of the truce

CAIRO (AP) — A tanker carrying much-needed fuel arrived in Yemen’s blockaded port of Hodeidah on Sunday as a ceasefire meant to halt fighting in the war-torn country for two months entered into force. his first full day. The truce agreement, which came into effect on Saturday evening, allows fuel deliveries to arrive in Hodeidah […]

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Arrival of the first cruise ship of the season at Ogden Point delayed until April 9

Plans for the maiden call were pushed back three days after Princess Cruises opted to dry-dock the Caribbean Princess in Portland for some repairs. The first cruise ship of the season – and the first since 2019 – will arrive in Ogden Point a few days later than expected. Plans for the maiden call have […]

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Norwegian Cruise Ship cancels port due to mechanical issue

Due to an undisclosed mechanical issue, norwegian dawn will no longer be calling at Costa Maya as scheduled, but will return directly to Tampa, Florida after its stopover in Roatan, Honduras. Passengers have been advised of the route change, which should not affect the ship’s return to its home port. Port of call canceled According […]

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Captain of $50m detained yacht says support vessel inspected in Italy

A superyacht belonging to a Russian businessman was arrested in London on Tuesday by British authorities. The ship’s captain said his support vessel was inspected by Italian authorities on Thursday. He claims the Italian Coast Guard said everything appeared to be in order after reviewing the ship’s documents. Loading Something is loading. The captain of […]

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Emsworth Locks and Dams Receives $77 Million to Improve Freighter Movements

The White House announced $77 million in federal infrastructure funding to upgrade the Emsworth Locks and Dams on the Upper Ohio River in Allegheny County. The funding will be used to build new lock chambers that “will allow large freighters to reliably and efficiently traverse the upper Ohio River system, relieving landside congestion and facilitating […]

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MOL launches online sale of Turkish circuit breaker ship equipment

MOL plans to help recycle ship equipment to breakers in Turkey (MOL photo) Posted on March 30, 2022 at 8:07 PM by The Maritime Executive In a rather unique initiative designed to support the recycling of equipment and accessories from retired ships, Japanese company Mitsui […]

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BUNKER JOBS: trading company seeks staff in Dubai and Greece

Consortio did not name the recruiting company. Image Credit: Consortio Recruitment Group A bunker trading company is looking to hire a commercial manager in dubai and a senior trader in Greece. Recruitment agency Consortio Recruitment Group posted the roles in job postings on its website this week, without naming the company that is hiring. For […]

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Repatriation of the crew, liability of the shipowner in the context of the Russian-Ukrainian war

Repatriation is one of the shipowners’ obligations resulting from the termination of the crew members’ employment contract. With the termination of the employment contract between the crew member and the shipowner, the crew member is entitled to claim repatriation. In principle, repatriation includes the transfer of the crew member to the port of registry or […]

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Navy fleet to shrink further under 2023 ship decommissioning plan

The US Navy’s first littoral combat ship, Freedom. The Navy plans to retire nine LCS, most or all of the Freedom class. US NAVY ARLINGTON, Va. — Normally, the number of new U.S. Navy ships requested for the next fiscal year gets the most media attention, but this time it’s the number of ships the […]

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U.S. Virgin Islands Announces First Open International Registry of U.S.-Flag Vessels and Ambitious Plan to Boost U.S. Commercial Maritime Sector

On February 1, 2022, the Governor of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) signed an agreement with the Northeast Maritime Institute’s Center for Ocean Policy and Economics (COPE) to establish the first open international ship registry in the United States. Press releases from January and February indicate that the new ship registry will be managed […]

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A Chinese ship nearly rammed the PCG vessel

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said on Sunday that a Chinese Coast Guard vessel headed very close to one of its patrol vessels in the waters near Bajo de Masinloc (Scarborough Shoal) in Zambales. The PCG said the incident which occurred earlier this month was a flagrant violation of the International Regulations for the Prevention […]

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Reality Steve dispels cruise ship filming rumors

After the Clayton Echard season The single person, fans are more than ready to see Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia take over as the next protagonists of the bachelorette 2022. However, it’s still unclear how Clayton’s two women of the season will split the lead. To make things even more confusing, the bachelorette 2022 Reality […]

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Authors, photographers, artists and ship lovers gather at the Soo Locks Visitor Center

To accompany the opening of the Soo Locks at 12:01 a.m. Friday morning, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers opened the Soo Locks Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for its annual open house, in which non-statists, community members and families gather gathered to learn all about locks and big boats. In the […]

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Landing ship Orsk: Ukrainians claim to have destroyed a large Russian warship in Berdyansk

The port, which had recently been occupied by Russian forces with several Russian warships docked, was rocked by a series of loud explosions shortly after dawn. Videos on social media showed fires raging across the wharf, with a series of secondary explosions reverberating across the city. The Ukrainian armed forces said they had “destroyed a […]

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Thoughts after sailing on the world’s largest cruise ship, Wonder of the Seas

Royal Caribbean’s newest ship, Wonder of the Seas, is the largest cruise ship ever built and the cruise line’s fifth Oasis-class ship. The ship is six times larger than the Titanic and carries up to 9,300 passengers and crew.I recently had the opportunity to join the maiden voyage as a guest of Royal Caribbean to […]

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Norwegian cancels Escape ship cruise to complete repairs

Norwegian Cruise Line has canceled another sailing on its Norwegian Escape ship after the ship ran aground in the Dominican Republic last week due to additional time needed for repairs. “Repairs to Norwegian Escape will take longer than expected,” Christine Da Silva, Norwegian’s senior vice president of brand and communications, told USA TODAY in a […]

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Ship and Boat Building and Maintenance Market Size, Scope and Growth

New Jersey, United States,- The latest research report provides a comprehensive assessment of the Ship and boat construction and maintenance market for the forecast year 2022-2029, which is beneficial for businesses regardless of their size and revenue. This survey report covers key market insights and industry approach related to COVID-19 (Omicron) in the coming years. […]

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Ernest Shackleton’s ship was found by a Saab

Ripping donuts with the Saab. An expedition involving two Saab-made autonomous underwater vehicles has found the wreckage of Ernest Shackleton’s ship in Antarctica. by Sir Ernest Shackleton Endurance embarked on an Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition in 1914, which ended when the ship sank in the icy Weddell Sea in 1915. But back to Saab: the Sabertooth, […]

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Dredger seeks to free stranded freighter in Chesapeake Bay

The US Coast Guard said dredging began freeing a cargo ship stranded in the Chesapeake Bay for more than a week ByThe Associated Press March 21, 2022, 9:24 PM • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BALTIMORE — Dredging has begun freeing a cargo ship that has been stranded in the […]

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VO Chidambaranar Port Manages 277 Meters Long Container Mothership | Chennai News

TUTICORIN: Berthing a 277 meter long container ship on Sunday, the Port Authority of VO Chidambaranar (VOC) handled the longest ship to date. On December 12, 2018, the longest ship handled by the port was MV Wan Hai 510, which was 268.8 meters long and 32.2 meters wide. the ship processed 39 months ago – […]

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Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata Begins Ship-to-Ship Operation for LPG Cargo to Bangladesh

Kolkata, 20th March Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata (SMPK – formerly Kolkata Port Trust) commences Ship-to-Ship (STS) operation for LPG cargoes bound for Bangladesh. Apart from ushering in a new start in the Indo Bangladesh relationship, it will also open connectivity between Kolkata port and Mongla port in Bangladesh where LPG cargo is destined, a […]

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Container ship owner caught fire off Vietnamese coast with help | Society

Vietnamese forces spray water to extinguish the fire on the container ship (Photo: VNA) Ba Ria-Vung Tau (VNA) – CMA CGM Vietnam JSC, owner of Container ship APL CAIROthanked relevant agencies and firefighters in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau for quickly extinguishing a fire on the Singapore-flagged vessel off the coast of the […]

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Cruise ship runs aground after leaving port in Dominican Republic

The Norwegian Escape ran aground in the Caribbean on Monday March 14 after departing Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. The 164,000 ton vessel struck the channel bed causing damage to the hull. The Escape departed Orlando on March 12 for a seven-day voyage to several Caribbean islands. There were no reports of injuries to […]

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New tall ship for Newry

Historic Newry Harbor will once again see the majestic sight of a tall ship regularly sailing the Newry Channel with the arrival of a magnificent 1892 heritage ship later this month, thanks to a grant from the National Lottery Heritage . Funds. Silvery Light Sailing, a sailing charity based in Newry, has received almost a […]

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Visit of a French Navy ship in PNG

March 16, 2022 A French navy vessel visited the country to strengthen bilateral military relations between PNG and France. The two countries are relaunching their bilateral military relationship, attributed to the historical ties and trust that have always existed between PNGDF and the French Armed Forces in New Caledonia. To illustrate this new momentum and […]

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Ritz-Carlton and Chantiers should announce a delivery agreement

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection and Chantiers de l’Atlantique are expected to soon announce an agreement for Evrima as well as potentially a series of new builds, according to people familiar with the matter. Chantiers de l’Atlantique is set to take charge of the final construction phases of the 298-guest Evrima, which is now set to […]

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CDC lowers travel advisory for cruise ships to Level 2

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lowered its travel advisory for cruise ships on March 14. This is the lowest level the agency has issued since the pandemic began and the cruise industry was suspended in March 2020. This confirms that cruising is safe. make a comeback and is a safe form […]

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Ireland’s new Grace O’Malley Tall Ship airs nationwide on RTE tonight

Tonight RTE Nationwide will broadcast a report on a new sailing training tall ship planned for Ireland. As Afloat first reported last October, the new vessel is intended to replace the lost ship Asgard II. Donal Byrne’s 17-minute piece documents the Irish band’s first attempt at sailing in Sweden. The Atlantic Youth Trust Charity, chaired […]

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Costa Ship Shuffle for Brazil due to LNG supply chain challenges

Citing uncertainty and recent global developments, Costa Cruises has announced changes to its 2022-2023 schedule in South America. According to a local market statement, the company will no longer operate the 2021-built Costa Toscana in Brazil during the season. Instead, the Costa Firenze will debut in the country, resuming the previously announced schedule for the […]

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Successive storms cause Cork’s stranded ghost ship to split in two

A modern-day ‘ghost ship’, which ran aground on rocks along the Cork coast in 2020, has split in two after being repeatedly battered during successive stormy spells this year. MV Alta was beached at Ballyandreane in Ballycotton, East Cork on February 16, 2020, during Storm Dennis. After being abandoned by her 10-man crew during a […]

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Another carnival ship on duty as Paradise welcomes guests to Tampa

The Carnival Paradise resumes customer service today in Tampa. As the 22nd ship to resume regular Carnival Cruise Line operations, the Fantasy-class ship is launching a short cruise program. Cruising to the Western Caribbean, four- and five-night itineraries include visits to cruise destinations in Mexico, Honduras, and the Cayman Islands. For her first cruise in […]

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Siptu calls on the government to refuse a cargo ship carrying Russian oil

The SIPTU UNION has called on the government to refuse a cargo ship carrying Russian oil which is due to land in Dublin Port tomorrow. The union is calling on Transport Minister Eamon Ryan and Dublin Port Chief Executive Eamonn O’Reilly to stop the TSI Clapham from landing. The tanker is carrying a cargo of […]

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A ship runs aground in the Dardanelles in Turkey

A cargo ship flying the Comorian flag ran aground on Friday in the Çanakkale Strait, also known as the Dardanelles, on Turkey’s west coast. Rescue efforts are underway to bring the vessel to safety, while no injuries have been reported among the crew. The vessel Kapitan Shyriagin was transporting corn and traveling from Romania to […]

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Full steam ahead for the Wonka movie ship in Great Yarmouth

Published: 01:52 PM March 10, 2022 Update: 2:10 PM March 10, 2022 Great Yarmouth’s Lydia Eva, fresh off her starring role in the new Wonka movie, will be full steam ahead next week ready for her close-up. The historic vessel which has been moored at South Quay since December after its snowy spell on film […]

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Royal Caribbean launches Wonder of the Seas; The world’s largest cruise ship embarks on its maiden voyage

For the second time in four years, Royal Caribbean has launched the largest cruise ship in the world. The massive ship set sail for its maiden voyage from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Friday. Royal Caribbean’s new Wonder of the Seas ship debuted March 4 in Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades, where it set sail to the […]

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Taylor Maritime Investments says ship is stuck in Ukraine

By Anthony O. Goriainoff Taylor Maritime Investments Ltd. said on Wednesday that one of its practical-sized vessels was in Ukraine when the war broke out and had remained docked, unable to leave due to the country’s geopolitical situation. A practical size vessel refers to a smaller vessel with a carrying capacity between 10,000 and 40,000 […]

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Shortage of fleas? Now it’s a shortage of ships (ping containers). | Foley & Lardner LLP

The endless impacts on the automotive supply chain continue. We have written extensively about shortages of chips and other parts, as well as the various causes of these shortages. Automakers are currently feeling the disruptions of the crisis in Ukraine and the sanctions against Russia on their supply chains. This post discusses another challenge: a […]

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Ocean Liner vs Cruise Ship – What are the differences?

Often the words cruise ship and ocean liner are used interchangeably. Most people don’t realize that there are significant differences between the two types of ships. Some are fundamental, while others are measurable. We dig deeper into what constitutes an ocean liner as opposed to a cruise ship. Differences between ocean liners and cruise ships […]

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Ship’s captain sacked after boat ran aground in Humber gets payment from court

A ship’s captain who was sacked for reporting his boat ran aground in the River Humber has been compensated, but at a reduced amount for lack of care. An employment tribunal has ruled that Svitzer Maritime Ltd unfairly dismissed Mr S Brown following the grounding near Saltend in August 2020, claiming he had falsified a […]

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Passenger ship MV Ialibu runs aground on Siassi Island

A passenger vessel owned by Lutheran Shipping and operated by IROK services ran aground on Kampalap beach on Siassi Island, Morobe province, with no major incidents reported. The ship was carrying 140 passengers with 13 crew members when it ran aground. All crew members and passengers are safe and sound. In a statement to the […]

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21 Indian sailors trapped aboard merchant ship at Mykolaiv port

About 21 Indian sailors aboard a merchant ship are stranded at the port of Mykolaiv amid the ongoing war in Ukraine. However, the 21 sailors are “safe” and in “regular contact” with their families as well as the ship management agency, PTI reported citing the agency’s founder and CEO, Sanjay Prashar. It is pertinent to […]

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Passenger ship installed with mobile power supply system launched in South Korea

[Courtesy of Mokpo City] SEOUL — A 420-ton electric-powered passenger ship capable of carrying cars and cargo together has made its debut in South Korea. It is the first eco-friendly ship in the country equipped with a vehicle-type mobile battery system to maximize power supply efficiency. It is not necessary to install high voltage charging […]

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UPDATE: VESSEL BELONGING TO A NATO MEMBER SINKS OFF ODESA

UPDATE: “Estonian freighter Helt SUNK off the Ukrainian port of Odessa on Thursday after an explosion,” Igor Ilves, managing director of Tallinn-based Vista Shipping Agency, told Reuters. “Two crew members were in a life raft at sea while four others were missing.” “The ship finally sank,” he said. “Two crew members are in a raft […]

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Cargo ship carrying luxury cars bound for Connecticut sinks in the Atlantic

At least two Connecticut consumers were among those affected when a large freighter carrying luxury cars from Germany sank in the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday, nearly two weeks after a fire broke out on board . Chip Gengras, owner of Gengras Volkswagen in Plainville, said two vehicles his customers ordered from the automaker were among […]

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Global Ship Radar Market 2021 Industry Scenario and Demand – Furuno, Navico, JRC (Alphatron Marine), Garmin – business ethics

MarketsandResearch.biz comprehensive studies Global ship radar market analysis with accurate projections and predictions, as well as comprehensive research solutions for strategic decision-making. Pie charts, market attractiveness charts, bar charts and product data are used to represent market share and CAGR. The market is predicted to witness a significant increase throughout the forecast period of 2021 […]

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BUNKER JOBS: Hapag-Lloyd seeks Senior Fuel Purchasing Manager

The role is based in the company’s Hamburg office. Image credit: Hapag-Lloyd container line Hapag-Lloyd is looking to hire a senior executive for its global fuel purchasing team. The company is looking for candidates with several years of buying experience and knowledge of biofuels markets and marine decarbonization projects, it said in a job posting […]

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Nova Scotia Champion: Nicola Sturgeon asks Grant Shapps to ship bars from Scotland

ALL Russian-linked boats have been effectively banned from landing in Britain, it has been announced. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said he had written to all UK ports asking them to deny access to Russian-flagged, registered or operated vessels. He was facing calls to bar a Kremlin-linked tanker from docking in Orkney on Tuesday. Nicola Sturgeon […]

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This most dangerous activity on a cruise ship — Best Life

Frequent cruisers often cite what they consider the relative ease and safety of travel style among the top reasons for choosing a vacation at sea. But although cruise ships are regulated by rigorous safety protocols and equipped with resources and equipment for the protection of travellers, some activities are nevertheless particularly risky for cruise ship […]