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4 New LNG Carriers to Receive Wärtsilä Dual-Fuel Engines

The technology group Wärtsilä, through its joint venture company CSSC Wärtsilä Engine (Shanghai) Co (CWEC), has been contracted to deliver 16 engines for four...

Emerald Star – Latest Update & Helpline Numbers

The government is using aircraft and vessels to search for the 10 missing crew members of the cargo ship that sank in the Pacific off...

IMB Releases 9-Month Report: 121 Piracy and Armed Robbery Incidents Documented

A total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in the first nine months of 2017, according to the...

Panama Canal Breaks 103-Year Record in Annual Cargo Tonnage

Following the close of its 2017 fiscal year (FY17), the Panama Canal announced that the waterway welcomed a record 403.8 million Panama Canal tons...

Liberian Registry Launches Cyber and Ship Security Training Programme

The Liberian Registry has launched a Cyber and Ship Security Computer-Based Training (CBT) programme that provides a comprehensive overview of cyber-security issues, including concepts...

Mackay Communications Partners with Inmarsat on Fleet Xpress

Today, Mackay Communications Inc., a worldwide marine electronics and airtime service provider, announced that it has signed a Partner agreement with Inmarsat to distribute...

‘Paolo’ – A Severe Tropical Storm

Today, CNN Philippines revealed that "Paolo" has intensified into a severe tropical storm Tuesday morning, but no storm signal has been raised. Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical...

ABSs’ Pact with Green Award to Set Standards for Safety and Excellence

In a bid to drive safer and more sustainable global shipping, ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and...

MOL’s Newbuilding LNG Carrier for Tokyo Gas Named ‘Energy Liberty’

On October 16, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced that a naming ceremony for a newbuilding LNG carrier, jointly owned by MOL and Tokyo LNG...

Electronic Certificates across Entire Fleet – DNV GL

In a first, DNV GL has commenced the roll out of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates across its entire fleet. The use...