• 2020 February 13


    TSHD Yury Maslyukov Joins Rosmorport Fleet

    New trailing suction hopper dredger named Yury Maslyukov, built by Karelia-based Onezhsky Shipyard under the design of Damen shipbuilding group...

  • 2020 February 11


    Shipping Disruptions Expected on Tanker Market

    The effects of the coronavirus are soon to be felt hard in the tanker market as well, with disruptions expected to reap havoc in the wet segment’s supply chain...

  • 2020 February 10


    Baltic Sea Ports Welcome Record Number of Cruise Guests in 2019

    The cruise industry in the Baltic Sea continues to grow with a record-breaking number of cruise guests visiting the region as well as an increase in the number of calls...

  • 2020 February 10


    Moscow Hosts Third International Dredging Forum

    The Third Hydraulic Engineering Structures and Dredging Congress will be held on February 26-27, 2020 in Moscow, Russia...

  • 2020 February 10


    Russia Gives Green Light for New LNG Transshipment Terminal

    Russia’s federal autonomous institution Glavgosexpertiza has reviewed and approved the design documentation and engineering survey results for the construction of an LNG transshipment terminal in the Kamchatka Territory...

  • 2020 February 6


    DNV GL study looks at challenges in scrubber operations

    The Global Sulphur Cap is in force now and many owners have opted for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (“SOx scrubbers”) to achieve compliance. DNV GL conducted a study to learn about owners’ experiences of installing and operating scrubbers. The insightful results can help the industry avoid some of the challenges.

  • 2020 February 4


    Brexit has arrived – now it’s time for a good trade agreement

    Depending on the terms agreed for the new UK-EU relationship, free trade will be impeded to a greater or lesser extent by new formalities, tariffs, quality regulations and environmental standards...

  • 2020 January 30


    CONTAINER RATES ALERT: Slight increase in rates, but concerns remain over recouping cost of IMO sulphur compliance

    The latest XSI® Public Indices report from Xeneta reveals that the long-term contracted market has experienced a third consecutive month of increases, equating to an 8% overall year-on-year rise...

  • 2020 January 30


    Russian Factory Trawler Catches Fire and Sinks

    A Russian search team has located the wreck of the fishing vessel Enigma Astralis, which disappeared in the Sea of Okhotsk last weekend after catching fire...

  • 2020 January 28


    Coronavirus Places Shipping on High Alert

    The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has placed the shipping industry on high alert amid a rising death toll in China and reports that the fast-spreading illness is reaching new shores...

  • 2020 January 28


    Russian Government Bankrolls Leader Icebreaker Project

    The Russian government has allocated $2 billion to build a goliath high-tech nuclear icebreaker it claims will keep the Arctic ice free for shipping on a year round basis...

  • 2020 January 27


    Cruse Liners Dropping Shanghai Sailings over Coronavirus

    World’s major cruise liner companies have pulled their planned sailings from Shanghai amid efforts to mitigate the potential spread of the coronavirus...