Japan Marine Science (JMS) joins Green Award

Japan Marine Science (JMS) joins Green Award

KAWASAKI - Japan Marine Science (JMS) officially announced joining the Green Award scheme as a new incentive provider offering its training services at special prices to Green Award certificate holders. Jan Fransen, …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Curious
SLSDC Announces Port Winners of 2017 Season ‘Pacesetter Award’

SLSDC Announces Port Winners of 2017 Season ‘Pacesetter Award’

The U.S. Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (SLSDC) Friday (Apr 13) announced that six U.S. ports in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system are receiving the agency’s Robert J. Lewis Pacesetter Award …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Curious
MSC Meraviglia Receives “8 Golden Pearls” Award from Bureau Veritas for Outstanding Sustainable and Environmental Stewardship

MSC Meraviglia Receives “8 Golden Pearls” Award from Bureau Veritas for Outstanding Sustainable and Environmental Stewardship

MSC Cruises is the first cruise line to receive the prestigious award, recognizing the highest notation and certification for Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental management on a cruise ship Leading international …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Cruise
Polar Tankers Receives Second Prestigious Benkert Osprey Award from U.S. Coast Guard

Polar Tankers Receives Second Prestigious Benkert Osprey Award from U.S. Coast Guard

Polar Tankers, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), was awarded the U.S. Coast Guard’s Rear Admiral William M. Benkert Osprey Award for Environmental Excellence at the Guard’s 2018 Benkert …
Mar 20, 2018 /  Curious
Asuka II Honored as Cruise Ship of the Year for 26th Consecutive Year

Asuka II Honored as Cruise Ship of the Year for 26th Consecutive Year

Asuka II, (see also CruiseMapper) a cruise ship owned and operated by NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., has been recognized as the 2017 Cruise Ship of the Year, marking the 26th straight year that Asuka II or its predecessor Asuka …
Mar 1, 2018 /  Cruise
Maersk Master wins vessel of the year

Maersk Master wins vessel of the year

On 7 February 2018 at the Annual Offshore Support Journal Conference in London, Maersk Master was awarded Vessel of the Year. It is the second year in a row that Maersk Supply Service received this award for one of its …
Feb 8, 2018 /  Vessels
PortMiami wins Cruise Industry Award for Best U.S. Port

PortMiami wins Cruise Industry Award for Best U.S. Port

PortMiami has won Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Award for Best U.S. Port for two consecutive years in recognition for its customer service, quality operations, and all-around excellence. Caption: …
Jan 24, 2018 /  Cruise
Solstad Farstad ASA announces long-term contract for CSV, Normand Commander

Solstad Farstad ASA announces long-term contract for CSV, Normand Commander

Norwegian offshore shipping company Solstad Farstad has been awarded a charter contract in Argentina for one of its construction support vessels (CSVs). Solstad Farstad informed on Tuesday it has entered into a bareboat …
Jan 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Ulstein and TTS Shortlisted for OSJ Innovation Award

Ulstein and TTS Shortlisted for OSJ Innovation Award

The TTS Colibri 3-D motion compensated crane has been shortlisted for the Innovation of the Year Award. The award is for an innovative product, system or service, which is considered to have made a significant impact on …
Dec 14, 2017 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Fleet Receives 2017 CSA Environmental Achievement Awards

Pasha Hawaii Fleet Receives 2017 CSA Environmental Achievement Awards

Pasha Hawaii’s pure car/truck carrier, the M/V Jean Anne, was honored for 12 consecutive years of environmental excellence from her service entry in 2005, and combination container/roll-on/roll-off vessel M/V …
Dec 8, 2017 /  Vessels