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ASC stopped from talking up yards capabilities

ASC stopped from talking up yards capabilities

Canberra - Defence stopped ASC spruiking its shipbuilding abilities,a Freedom of Information request shows. The Advertiser revealed earlier this year that the tender for the $30 billion Future Frigates made it clear the foreign designers would not have to use the Adelaide shipbuilder

BIMCO CEO extends contract 5 years

BIMCO CEO extends contract 5 years

Copenhagen - BIMCO’s Secretary General & CEO, Angus Frew, will extend his contract to the end of 2022. His top priority in 2018 will be environmental legislation. Over the past four years, Frew has been instrumental in modernising BIMCO and in increasing its member-focus

Canada’s first Arctic patrol ship assembled

Canada’s first Arctic patrol ship assembled

Halifax - The Royal Canadian Navy’s first Arctic and offshore patrol ship,the future HMCS “Harry DeWolf”, is now assembled at Irving Shipbuilding’s Halifax Shipyard. On Friday, the bow section of the vessel was transported on heavy lift transporters from inside the Halifax Shipyard’s indoor shipbuilding facility

French, Italy endorse Fincantieri-Ng bid for Canada
Two burned on 10th anniversary of Thyssen tragedy

Two burned on 10th anniversary of Thyssen tragedy

Turin - First a sudden fire, then the spurt of burning hot gas that hit them. This is how two maintenance staff were seriously burned in Turin. The accident at Vaber, a chemical company with longstanding ties to the city, took place on the day when Turin commemorates the tenth anniversary of the seven steelworkers who died

For Menarini, the new frontier is East Asia
Russia calls on OSCE states to ramp up cyber security efforts
Lithuania emerges as blockchain gateway to Europe

Lithuania emerges as blockchain gateway to Europe

Vilnius - Hot on the heels of issuing of the Europe’s fastest e-money (EMI) license to the numerous global tech companies, Lithuania has announced it will host Europe’s first international Blockchain Centre. The Centre’s mission: to unlock economic and social value by applying blockchain technology

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