ITF urges Hutchison Ports to improve global health and safety operations following a serious workplace incident in Australia

ITF urges Hutchison Ports to improve global health and safety operations following a serious workplace incident in Australia

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) urges Hutchison Ports to address a pattern of serious health and safety incidents across their global operations, as a dockworker remains in a critical …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
MOL Crude Oil Tanker ALTAIR TRADER Rescues a Castaway

MOL Crude Oil Tanker ALTAIR TRADER Rescues a Castaway

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on April 14, 2018, the MOL-operated/managed crude oil tanker ALTAIR TRADER safely rescued a castaway in the South China Sea. Details of the rescue follow: At …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Nakilat is the first company in Qatar certified for ISO45001

Nakilat is the first company in Qatar certified for ISO45001

Nakilat is the first company in Qatar which has been certified to the new ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OH&S) standard issued by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, which is …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
Petrofac sells JSD6000 vessel-project to ZPMC

Petrofac sells JSD6000 vessel-project to ZPMC

Petrofac Limited (Petrofac) announces that Petrofac International (UAE) LLC has signed an agreement to sell the JSD6000 project to Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co Ltd (ZPMC). The transaction comprises the sale of …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) strengthens Metrans: High service quality for customers

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) strengthens Metrans: High service quality for customers

HHLA has been sole shareholder of Czech-German Metrans Group since 1 April Peter Kiss appointed as new Chairman of the Metrans Executive Board HHLA Chairwoman Angela Titzrath: Investment in new locomotives and modern …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels
MPA Singapore: Shaping the Future of a Cyber-smart Maritime Industry

MPA Singapore: Shaping the Future of a Cyber-smart Maritime Industry

Experts discuss developments and best practices at Maritime Cyber Security Seminar More than 250 participants from diverse maritime backgrounds gathered in Singapore for the second Maritime Cyber Security Seminar to …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
DFDS charters new ship for the English Channel in 2021

DFDS charters new ship for the English Channel in 2021

The new ship will be able to carry 3,100 lane metres of cargo and 1,000 passengers. It will be built in China and deployed on the Channel in 2021. The Channel is a big and important market for DFDS. Every year, five …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Vistula Maersk makes a maiden call to St. Petersburg, as first in series of new ice-class vessels

Vistula Maersk makes a maiden call to St. Petersburg, as first in series of new ice-class vessels

Seago Line introduces new vessels to our North Europe feeder link between Rotterdam, Netherlands and St. Petersburg, Russia. Next vessel in series will be Volga Maersk, highlighting Maersk and Seago Line’s …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce to deliver ship design and equipment to a new fishing vessel

Rolls-Royce to deliver ship design and equipment to a new fishing vessel

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract to deliver ship design and an extensive range of equipment to a 70-metre long stern trawler to be built for Olympic Seafood based in Fosnavåg, Norway. The vessel concept is packed …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels
OOCL and MSRA Embrace AI in Digital Transformation

OOCL and MSRA Embrace AI in Digital Transformation

Applying deep learning research to shipping network operations with a projected USD10 Million operation cost saving and nurturing AI engineer talent for Hong Kong Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA), Microsoft’s …
Apr 24, 2018 /  Vessels