EU naval force facing “impossible challenge”

EU naval force facing “impossible challenge”

The establishment of the EU’s naval force in the Mediterranean (EUNAVFOR MED) in June 2015 was not greeted with universal enthusiasm. The force, dubbed Operation S...

Safe Boats International delivers CIV

Safe Boats International delivers CIV

Safe Boats International (SBI) has completed the first “Coastal Interceptor Vessel” (CIV) for the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operation...

Coastal Cruiser ordered for Wuzhizhou Island

Coastal Cruiser ordered for Wuzhizhou Island

CoCo Yachts and AFAI Southern Shipyard has announced a new contract for a custom designed passenger ferry for Wuzhizhou Island, China, as works on a major upgrade of...


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Ro-Pax pair ready for delivery

Two Ro-Pax ferries being built by ADA Shipyard for Norwegian ferry operator, Fjord1, are nearing delivery as sea trials begin. The 75.8-metre vessels...

Seaspan receives eighth 14,000TEU containership

Seaspan has accepted delivery of a 14,000TEU containership, the ‘YM Width’, in Hong Kong, China. The ‘Width’ will commence a ten-year, fixed-rate...

Fourth New Horizon-class vessel named

The fourth vessel in Höegh Autoliners’ New Horizon series has been named ‘Trapper’, at a naming ceremony at Xiamen Shipbuilding Industries in China....

Four Ro-Ro vessel orders for FSG

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has entered into two shipbuilding contracts for a total of four new Ro-Ro vessels. The first two vessels...

Nevsky Shipyard launches tanker ‘Academician Pashin’

Nevsky Shipyard has launched the medium-sized tanker ‘Academician Pashin’ from its shipyard in St Petersburg, Russia. The 130-metre ‘Academician...

Two new Italian flagged vessels launched in Vietnam

Royal Caribbean Cruises expands Oasis- and Edge-class

‘Norwegian Joy’ fitted with go-kart track

Keppel forms joint venture to grow presence in Russia

Euronav announces termination of Suezmax joint venture

Korean shipbuilders backlog drops 19 per cent

Report predicts potential shortage of almost 150,000 officers by 2025

‘El Faro’ captain attempted to avoid storm

GSS Australia and Rizhao Port enter shipping agreement

World’s largest cruise ship delivered

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Pilbara Marine to provide tug services at Port Hedland

Pilbara Marine to provide tug services at Port Hedland

Fortescue Metals Group subsidiary Pilbara Marine has been selected to provide a second tug service at Port Hedland on Australia’s west coast, under...

Petrobras CEO resigns amid scandal

Petrobras has received Aldemir Bendine’s letter of resignation from the positions of Member of the Board of Petrobras and CEO. The company remains...

Boskalis signs €300 million contract for Fehmarnbelt project

The contract for the Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link tunnel to connect Denmark and Germany has been finalised – subject to environmental approval from German...

Second wind farm OSV ordered by Østensjø

Spanish shipbuilders Astilleros Gondan has been contracted to build a second Rolls Royce-designed service operation vessel (SOV) for Østensjø Rederi....

Fincantieri Marine delivers ATB to Moran Towing

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding (FBS) has delivered an articulated tug barge unit (ATB), ‘Barbara Carol Ann Moran’, and the 110,000-barrel barge ‘Louisiana’...

Safe Boats International delivers CIV

Port of Caen orders Damen ASD Tug 2810

Tanzanian boat sinks on Lake Malawi

Gondan Shipyard to construct a cat for Naviera Nabia

Uljanik launch cutter suction dredger in Croatia

New pilot launches for Briggs Marine in Liverpool

‘Dalby Ouse’ launched in Great Yarmouth

Dual-power platform vessel built by Zhenjiang Shipyard

Eastern Shipbuilding launches the ‘Blue-Sea’

‘T.Damala 6’ ASD tug delivered by RMK

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Damen unveils new utility vessel

Damen unveils new utility vessel

Daman is about the begin work on the first of a new class of utility vessel, the UV2410. The multi-role platform is designed for customers active...

Treaty to begin tackling IUU fishing

The Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the UN’s Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA) will come into force on June 5, 2016 targeting illegal,...

Columbian fisherman rescued after two months at sea

A 29-year-old Columbian has been rescued after a two-month ordeal at sea after his skiff suffered engine failure in the Pacific. The man was collected...

EU pledges to improve Mediterranean fish stocks

The European Union has highlighted its concern surrounding the decline of Mediterranean fisheries, prompting the planning of a new strategy for the area....

Number of overfished stocks remains near all-time low in USA

The number of local fish stocks listed as overfished or subject to overfishing remain near all-time lows, according to the 2015 Status of US Fisheries...

Fishing sector calls for equal treatment

USA prohibit new forage fisheries

Norwegian offshore aquaculture project gets green light

Vietnamese fishing vessels apprehended in Australian waters

Pirate fishing groups caught as net tightens

Kleven to build trawler for Spanish ship-owner

Arkhangelsk Trawl Fleet to add four new trawlers

Fisherman fatality proves need for action: TSB

LNG fish food carrier under build

Fishing vessel conversion completed