Judge Dismisses Cruise Passengers' COVID-19 Lawsuits
A federal judge dismissed lawsuits by Grand Princess cruise ship passengers who sued for emotional distress caused by their…
Crew Kidnappings Soar in West Africa
Crew kidnappings and violent attacks on vessels in the oil-rich West Africa region have soared in 2020, with 77 seafarers…
US Turns Screws on Maritime Industry to Cut off Venezuela's Oil
Several companies that certify vessels are seaworthy and ship insurers have withdrawn services to tankers involved in the…
Fire Breaks Out on US Navy Ship in San Diego
U.S. Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) caught fire on Sunday morning while it was moored pier side at Naval Base San Diego.According to the U.S.
Futureproof Tugs: Efficient, Sustainable and Automated
Tug owners are cutting emissions and increasing automation. Subject to technology choices, ‘greener’ tugs are a global phenomenon today…
Electric Ferry Legacy of The Fjords Delivered in Norway
Norwegian tourist vessel operator The Fjords has taken delivery of a new all-electric catamaran, Legacy of The Fjords, expected…
Baltic Index Snaps Streak of 7 Consecutive Weekly Gains
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index was unchanged on Friday, as gains in panamax and supramax vessel rates offset losses in capesize rates…
Desperate Times for Sailors Stranded by Pandemic
Jens Boysen disembarked one of the world’s largest container ships on Thursday after 167 days at sea when he has acted not…
Zvezda Begins Building World’s Most Powerful Nuclear Icebreaker
Russia's Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex has cut first steel for the Leader project's flagship nuclear icebreaker Russia, said…
Widow of Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Worker Free to Sue Maran
Seven Ships Catch Fire at Iranian Port
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DEX-O-TEX Light Weight Underlayment.
The challenge for ship builders has always been creating enough slope for drainage and leveled interior floors, without the sacrifice of additional weight and imbalances within the hull.
MaX fuel efficiency
Hempaguard MaX offers an important step forward in efficiency as it provides a significantly lower average hull roughness.
Air Products Nitrogen Generators
Air Products was the first company to develop a marine nitrogen generator more than 30 years ago.