IBAC Executive Training Participants Visit Sanmar

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IBAC, which provides training to participants on international business awareness and ethical principles in the context of international business, was held for the 15th time this year.

US Port Congestion Hides Deeper Issues

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Ports on the U.S. West Coast are currently suffering from chronic congestion, but are there deeper issues affecting their performance?   Drewry’s new

Dutch Yards May Need to Rethink Contract Structures

Rotterdam-based law firm AKD said a recent decision of the Dutch courts means that shipyards in The Netherlands may no longer be able to rely on the right

Andrews to Lead CWind’s O&M Division

Lee Andrews has been appointed as CWind’s new global head of operations for maintenance and asset management (O&M) services.   Andrews joins CWind from

Maritime SAR Under Media Pressure

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Media pressure, and particularly the posting of unverified stories on social media, has become a significant factor in major maritime search and rescue (SAR) events.

AVEVA Opens Office in Aberdeen

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AVEVA opened its new office in Aberdeen to offer sales and support for all of AVEVA’s solutions and services with a strategic focus on the region’s oil and gas sector.

Environmental Awards Recognize 84 Foss Vessels

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With a combined 840 years without an environmental incident, 84 Foss Maritime and subsidiary companies' tugs and tank barges have been recognized by a

Rates Increase Boosts Diana Containerships Q3 Income

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Diana Containerships Inc. reported net income of $1.4 million for the third quarter of 2014, compared to a net loss of $0.7 million for the respective period of 2013.

Belgian Port Workers Strike

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Port workers in Belgium began a 24-hour strike today, November 24, which will end at midnight, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) reported. It is anticipated

Parker Kittiwake Appoints Market Development Manager

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Appointment announced as Parker Hannifin confirms official sub-brand status    Parker Kittiwake, the global provider of asset control and protection technology,

Ineos to Add Talent to Support North Sea Expansion

North Sea oil and gas would supply INEOS plants in Europe; advertised positions include CEO, geologist, engineer.   Swiss-based petrochemical and refining

USCG Medevacs 80 Yr-Old Near Lake Michigan

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  A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated an 80-year-old man off Beaver Island in Lake Michigan Sunday night. The man’s name is not being released.

Terex Scoops 2 IBJ Awards

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  Terex® Quaymate M50 mobile harbour crane is Crane of the Year – Dr. Mathias Dobner honored Rotterdam/Düsseldorf, 24 November 2014 – Terex Port Solutions

CBP P-3 Disrupts Attempt to Smuggle cocaine

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A U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Air and Marine P-3 aircrew operating out of National Air Security Operations Center (NASOC)-Jacksonville,

MacGregor Signs Contract with Shell

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  MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has signed a contract with Shell for a Pusnes permanent mooring system. Contract value is around EUR 20 million.   "We are very happy to finalise this large contract,

FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela Formally on Hire

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  SBM Offshore is pleased to announce FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela is formally on hire after achieving first oil and completing a 72 hour continuous production

Rawicz-12 Well Spuds

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  San Leon Energy, the AIM listed company focused on oil and gas exploration in Europe and North Africa, announces the spud of the Rawicz-12 appraisal

BHP Billiton Focus on Operation & Productivity

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 * BHP Billiton is now targeting US$4 billion of annualised productivity gains in its core portfolio by the end of the 2017 financial year, a US$500 million increase on previous guidance.

Odd Arne Slettebø new CFO of “Noreco”

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  Norwegian Energy Company ASA has appointed Odd Arne Slettebø as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Odd Arne Slettebø replaces Tommy Sundt who has been appointed new CEO of the Company.

Fincantieri Sign MoUs with Carnival & CSSC

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  Fincantieri, the world leader in the construction of cruise ships, has signed two memorandums of understanding, respectively with Carnival Corporation,

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