Shipowners see increase in IMO-compliant fuels

Amsterdam - Shipowners are seeing more fuels that will be compliant with new rules on sulfur emissions from ships, but some say the way forward is far from clear


U.S., China trade tensions over Huawei

Beijing - The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accuses Huawei Technologies of lying about its ties to the government, Beijing says Washington must end its “wrong actions” if it wants trade talks to continue


Singapore, ONE inaugurates terminal with PSA

Singapore - Ocean Network Express has inaugurated a joint venture terminal with PSA Singapore, to operate four mega container berths at Pasir Panjang Terminal


Kiel launches first new corvette for Israel

Kiel - The launching of a new corvette marks an important step in the ongoing program of Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems as general contractor to build four next-generation missile vessels for the Israeli Navy


Ship aims to be first to cross Atlantic without a crew

Tollesbury (England) - Final preparations are underway for a 12-meter-long ship to set sail from Canada and attempt the world’s first transatlantic crossing without a crew

North Korea: “biggest issue” in U.S. ties is impounded ship
Canada to renew coast guard fleet
Hamburg Süd expands its fleet

Hamburg Süd expands its fleet

Antwerp - Maersk’s owned shipping line Hamburg Süd has christened in Antwerp the “Polar Ecuador” container ship, its new addition to a fleet of reefer fitted vessels

Hyundai Heavy’s workers strike over merger
Maersk, seafarer missing after falling overboard