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A Fish Out Of Water

Over the past decade, the shipping industry has witnessed an increasing trend towards shore-based roles where many experienced personnel, particularly Chief Engineers...

Asian agribulk: productivity shortfall remains an issue

China and India are the two most populous countries in the world with the respective headcount being 1.42bn and 1.365bn.

Damen’s InvaSave mobile ballast water treatment system

Damen’s InvaSave mobile ballast water treatment system goes on tour ahead of IMO deadline

Dry Bulk Week 17: The Baltic Briefing

Supramax - With the onset of various holidays in the Asian sector next week, this basin saw more activity than the Atlantic this week

China Will Continue Slowdown in Australia Coal Until After Elections

China will maintain a slowdown in coal imports from Australia until Beijing has assessed government policy in Canberra after federal elections in May

Hutchison ports TIMSA invests 2.5 million dollars in rotainers

In Mexico, Hutchison Ports Timsa is to buy 200 rotainers, costing $2.6 million, and two revolver spreaders to enable its facilities to handle boxes containing dry bulk shipments.

Sirius Minerals signs 10 year EU supply and distribution deal with BayWa

Agreement provides Sirius with greater downstream pricing exposure in the premium European market and is expected to deliver highest pricing across current portfolio.

V.Group urges proactive approach to 2020 compliance

V.Group, the leading global marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, today urged shipowners and operators to take a proactive approach to 2020 compliance.

Valente recognized for purchasing the most GMEs in Europe and Africa in 2018

Manitowoc has recognized long-term Potain partner Valente for having purchased the most GME tower cranes in Europe and Africa in 2018.

Wallem Group appointments new Managing Director, Ship Management

John-Kaare Aune has been appointed the new Managing Director, Ship Management for the Wallem Group. He is expected to take up his position with effect from 1 July 2019.

ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe demonstrate AI-enabled corrosion detection

ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe completed a pilot project applying artificial intelligence (AI) models to detect levels of corrosion and coating breakdown on ships and offshore structures.

Ardelt secures order for Associated British Ports

Kocks Ardelt Kranbau have secured an order from Associated British Ports (ABP), to supply three new high capacity grabbing cranes for Immingham Bulk Terminal (IBT).

Arinaga inaugurates new dry bulk terminal

The Canary Islands Port of Arinaga has inaugurated a new €8 million dry bulk terminal, which is owned by the local Yecasa Group.

China iron ore slips on tepid demand amid steel output curbs

Iron ore futures in China edged lower in early trade on Tuesday as demand eased in the wake of a move to restrict production in top steelmaking city of Tangshan, but...

New dry bulk facilities up for offer in Brazilian ports

The Brazilian Federal Government is to auction three more port areas on the Sa~o Paulo Stock Exchange, in August.

Tarragona aims to reinforce its leading agri-food role

The Spanish Port of Tarragona is aiming to increase its market share in the agri-food products market, where it is already the leading port.

China releases report on progress of BRI

China published a report on April 22 elaborating on the progress, contributions and prospects of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

Combating Maritime Pollution: Sailing Stages a Comeback

About 90% of all goods exported around the world cross the oceans on ships, which account for about three percent of total global greenhouse gas emissions. They also emit sulfur dioxide and fine particulate matter.

Demag’s new AC 45 City crane perfect for restricted spaces

Video: Where other cranes literally hit their limits, the Demag® AC 45 City crane delivers.

ISNetworld® Recognizes ASGCO® For Over 10 Years of Commitment to Safety, Compliance and Sustainability

ISNetworld® presented ASGCO®, Allentown, Pennsylvania, with a 10 year Certificate of Membership to show their appreciation for a decade of continued participation, support and feedback.

Shoreham Ports celebrates EcoPort status for sixth year

Shoreham Port has been re-certified as an EcoPort this month, six years after its initial Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certification was awarded in 2013.

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