Baltic Index Rises on Strong Demand for Larger Vessels
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, hit a more than two…
Songa Bulk Buys Kamsarmax Pair
Songa Bulk has sealed two more bulker acquisitions as its fleet. According to a report in Reuters, the company entered into…
ABS' Howard Fireman Weighs in on the US Brown Water Sector
Howard Fireman, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, joined the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) in 2013.
Australian Navy: Torpedo Firings on the Mark
The Royal Australian Navy has tested its primary anti-submarine warfare weapon during Exercise OCEAN EXPLORER off the coast…
New Intermodel from Antwerp Port to Rhine-Ruhr-Main
The rail operator H&S Container Line is introducing an additional round trip between Andernach in Germany and the two container…
Upgrades Complete for Anzac Class
The Australian Navy's eight Anzac class frigates are now all back in the water post anti-ship missile defence upgrades, with…
Parramatta Saves Yachtsmen in Southern Ocean
Australian Navy frigate, HMAS Parramatta has rescued three South African sailors from a stricken yacht approximately 1,300…
Italian Frigate Launched With GE Gas Turbine Propulsion
GE’s Marine Solutions has announced that the seventh multi-purpose Italian FREMM frigate Federico Martinengo, was launched on March 4.
Trump's Navy: A Look at the Future US Navy
It’s still too early to know for certain what the new administration will do about building up the U.S. Navy, as the numbers are a moving target.
Clean Shipping on the Great Lakes
Maritime Reporter & Engineering News recently spoke with Mark Barker, president of The Interlake Steamship Company
Container Shippers Ordered to Testify in US Investigation
The U.S. Justice Department has ordered top executives from several container shipping lines to testify in an antitrust investigation into an
Hapag-Lloyd Says Prospects Buoyed by Rising Freight Rates
German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd expects increased operating earnings this year, it said on Friday