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The Martitime Security Focus Is Shifting

Jul 29, 2014

Former Vice-Admiral and Commander-in-chief of the German Navy Hans-Joachim Stricker, President of the German Maritime Institute (DMI), believes that in terms of

The Landing School Names Schuhmann President

Jul 29, 2014

The Landing School’s Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that it has named the 4th President of the Landing School. Richard J. Schuhmann, Ph.D., a former student

Floating Production: $1.2b Speculative FLNG Ordered

Jul 29, 2014

The floating production business continues to be very strong, particularly in the LNG gas processing sector.  Last month saw a speculatively ordered floating liquefaction plant – a $1.

Total Sells ts Coal Mining Assets to Exxaro

Jul 29, 2014

  Total has signed an agreement with Exxaro Resources Ltd for the sale of its 100% stake in Total Coal South Africa (TCSA), its coal-producing affiliate in South Africa.

FLNG Prelude: A New Dawn in the Age of Maritime & Energy

Jul 28, 2014

Longer than four football fields, as big as six Nimitz-class aircraft carriers and almost as tall as the Taipei 101 skyscraper, Royal Dutch Shell PLC is hoping that its record-setting,

Cummins Reports Revenue Jump in Q2 2014

Jul 28, 2014

Cummins Inc. reported its results for the second quarter of 2014. According to the report, second quarter revenue of $4.8 billion increased 7 percent from the same quarter in 2013.

Asia VLCC Rates Could Nudge Higher on Activity

Jul 25, 2014

Rates for very large crude carriers (VLCCs) on key Asian freight routes could hold steady or gain next week as charterers seek to complete their vessel chartering

Worrying Trend of Tanker Hijacks in SE Asian Waters: IMB

Jul 24, 2014

  The Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) raises concerns over a worrying trend of

Iain Conn to Leave BP

Jul 24, 2014

  BP today announced that Iain Conn, Group Managing Director and Chief Executive, Downstream, is leaving the company and is to step down from BP’s board by the end of the year.

Mediterranean Boat People Numbers Near 100,000

Jul 24, 2014

Almost 100,000 boat people have made the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean to Europe this year, a roughly 60 percent increase on the whole of last year,

GDI Awards N-KOM US$110-M Contracts

Jul 24, 2014

Gulf Drilling International (GDI) Limited, a subsidiary of Gulf International Services (GIS), the largest oilfield service company in Qatar, has awarded two contracts

Concordia Expected to Reach Genoa Saturday

Jul 23, 2014

The Crowley Maritime Corp. subsidiary TITAN Salvage and partner Micoperi have confirmed that the Costa Concordia – the Concordia class cruise ship that wrecked along shores of Giglio Island,

APM Terminals to Sell Container Terminal in Virginia

Jul 22, 2014

Port operator APM Terminals, a unit of Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk, said it would sell a big U.S. container terminal to infrastructure investor Alinda Capital

Italy Rescues 1,800 Refugees, Five Bodies Recovered

Jul 21, 2014

Italy's navy said it rescued nearly 1,800 migrants in overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean over the weekend, and a merchant ship recovered five bodies from a

Containership Consortia Set for Further Expansion: Analyst

Jul 21, 2014

The formation of 2M is only the conclusion of the latest round of mega-alliance negotiations. Much more lies ahead, considers Drewry Maritime Research in their latest 'Container Insight' analysis,

More Boat Migrants to Italy Die

Jul 21, 2014

Nineteen people died trying to reach Italy on a boat packed with hundreds of migrants, probably poisoned by carbon monoxide fumes from its engines, said the Italian Navy on Saturday,

Response Firm Coordinates Indian Ocean Rower Rescue

Jul 17, 2014

Global Rescue, a crisis response firm providing medical, security, evacuation, and travel risk management services, says it has coordinated the rescue of a rower

CEVA launches City of Energy in Middle East

Jul 16, 2014

  CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading global supply chain management companies, today announced the official opening of the City of Energy in the United Arab Emirates.

Kenya Seizes 341-kg Heroin Haul on Ship in Mombasa

Jul 15, 2014

Kenyan police on Tuesday seized 341.7 kg of heroin hidden in the diesel tank of a ship, the biggest ever single seizure of drugs at the Indian Ocean port of Mombasa.

More than 1,700 Boat Migrants Rescued in 3 Days

Jul 15, 2014

Italy's search and rescue mission saved more than 1,700 migrants in the Mediterranean in the past three days and found one person dead on a half-submerged raft, the navy said on Tuesday.

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