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Cyprus shipping news

Invitation for the presentation by Philippos Philis, ECSA President at the Cyprus Marine Club...

22.02.2023 | Gazebo Mare, 18:00 | Presentation by Mr. Philippos Philis, ECSA President entitled: LATEST EU SHIPPING DEVELOPMENTS Philippos Philis...

Petronav Ship Management moves away from the use of traditional paper Oil Record Book...

Petronav Ship Management Ltd moves away from the use of the traditional paper Oil Record Book and chooses MORSε ORB developed...

Cyprus Flag with positive performance indicators in the ICS Shipping Industry Flag State Performance...

A 25% increase seen in International Labour Organization (ILO) reporting on seafarer wellbeing compared to last year. Reporting...

Cyprus shipping making waves

Cyprus shipping, the steady driver of the economy, is sailing for better times, having survived the war in Ukraine...

Cyprus Shipping Chamber – 34 Years of “Planting Seeds” for a flourishing Cyprus Shipping...

Message from Director General of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber Thomas Kazakos: Celebrating today 34 Years of Cyprus Shipping Chamber operation!...

Sole Shipping Vacancy – Project Manager in Shipping

Job description Project Manager in Shipping Sole Shipping was established in Norway in 2004, and has today offices in Limassol, Norway,...

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry main achievements and actions implemented since the establishment of the...

On the occasion of the completion of 5 years since the creation of the Shipping Deputy Ministry, the Shipping Deputy...

Sole Shipping Vacancy – Project Manager in Shipping

Job description Project Manager in Shipping Sole Shipping was established in Norway in 2004, and has today offices in Limassol, Norway,...

New Offices for MCTC

2023 has begun with a very exciting change of headquarters for  MCTC with the new head office now based...

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister welcomes Royal Caribbean’s plans to open an office in Cyprus...

Cyprus’ Shipping Deputy Minister, Vassilios Demetriades, welcomed on Monday Royal Caribbean’s plans to open an office in Cyprus, noting...

Sole Shipping Vacancy – Project Manager in Shipping

Job description Project Manager in Shipping Sole Shipping was established in Norway in 2004, and has today offices in Limassol, Norway,...

Sole Shipping Vacancy – Project Manager in Shipping

Job description Project Manager in Shipping Sole Shipping was established in Norway in 2004, and has today offices in Limassol, Norway,...

World shipping news

EU’s green initiatives can accelerate change

With a new proposal for support for a green transition, the EU has laid the foundations for a faster...

Korean shipbuilders post KRW7tn in order intake in first month of 2023

Korea’s major shipbuilders are landing orders for high-priced ships. They have already secured orders enough to keep them busy for...

UN Human Rights Council President’s welcome reception attended by Human Rights at Sea

A welcome lunch reception with the 2023 President of the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Václav Bálek and the former...

‘Our ambition is to be the best in class shortsea terminal in Europe within...

"We have shown that we are customer-oriented and flexible. And I am convinced that these core values will only...

New cranes to turn Port of Saint John into a major Atlantic gateway for...

The arrival of the cranes marks a significant milestone in Port Saint John’s $205 million modernisation projec We are thrilled...

DNV white paper outlines suggestions to achieve a sustainable maritime ecosystem in India

Commissioned report highlights the Indian maritime sector's commitment to achieving net zero targets and propelling the industry to a...

ABP supports Marchwood Port to achieve potential of the site

Associated British Ports has  announced an agreement to acquire Solent Gateway  the operator of Marchwood Port on Southampton Water....

Samskip commences short sea traffic between Iceland and APM Terminals in Gothenburg

April 5, 2023 will see the first ever call of the Iceland-owned shipping company Samskip at APM Terminals Gothenburg,...

Container Data points to Revival of Demand as China reopens and rates stabilise

CAx (Container Availability Index) January readings show greater congestion at ports in China as compared to last three...

Oceanology International Americas chosen by Canadians to demonstrate leadership in Ocean Tech Sector

San Diego-based ocean technology, engineering and science event, Oceanology International Americas  is pleased to announce a Canada Pavilion in...

Greek shipping news



Capital-Executive Ship Management takes delivery of C/V ‘Itajai Express’

Capital-Executive Ship Management Corp. took successful delivery of the newbuilding C/V ‘Itajai Express’,  a 13,300 TEU container vessel from...

The Union of Greek Shipowners increases its aid to the National Healthcare System with...

 Ms. Melina Travlos, President of UGS, stated: "We have always firmly supported the Public Healthcare System in Greece and...

“Crew development and welfare take precedence for BSM Hellas” interview with Theophanis Theophanous, Managing...

Theophanis Theophanous has been in the shipping industry for over 35 years, he is a graduate of the Merchant...

Piraeus Port the main transit hub for car transportations from China to Europe, North...

The first vehicles already arrived at the port of Piraeus Piraeus Port Authority S.A. had jointly launched a new car...

The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation and Olympic Shipping’s Impact Partnership Agreement marks the...

The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation  and Olympic Shipping and Management SA  have signed an Impact Partnership Agreement, committing...

McDermott and Eunice Energy Group to Collaborate on Greece-Africa Power Interconnection

McDermott and Eunice Energy Group announce the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for cooperation on the two-gigawatt...

Houlder collaborates with Blue Sea Power on gas-to-power projects for Kos, Chios and Lesvos...

Floating LNG power barges with extra efficiency measures will provide cleaner and lower emission base and peak load energy to...

Diana Shipping announced delivery of the Ultramax Dry Bulk Vessel m/v DSI Aquarius and...

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and bareboat charter-in of dry bulk vessels, today announced...

Greece approves construction of FSRU off Athens

Greece has approved the construction of a floating gas and regasification unit (FSRU) off Athens after a fast-track process,...

Diana Shipping announces the sale of a Capesize Dry Bulk Vessel the m/v Aliki

Diana Shipping , a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and bareboat charter-in of dry bulk vessels,  announced...

TECHNICAL news

Total propulsion control makeover of Silja Europa

Qtagg recently secured an order on a total upgrade of Silja Europa’s propulsion control system, that will decrease the ship’s fuel consumption by 6%...

KR and LISCR award AiP for Autonomous Navigation System HiNAS 2.0

The commercialization of autonomous shipping has taken another step forward with the Korean Register  and Liberian Registry  awarding Approval in Principle  on 31 January...

PALFINGER lays keel for custom-built boats for the Royal Netherlands Sea Rescue Institution

PALFINGER lands a challenging order from the Netherlands Sea Rescue Institution Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij (KNRM) – the development of a new series of...

Houlder completes liquid hydrogen vessel design and related studies for Shell

Design and engineering consultancy, Houlder, has recently completed a major design project for Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited: the development of a...

MAN Energy Solutions signs Memorandum of Understanding with SH Defence Denmark

MoU with Danish defence company covers development of ‘The Cube’ system for loading vessels with containerised payloads MAN Energy Solutions and SH Defence of Denmark...

Procureship appoints Carsten Schmidt as Vice President of Sales to lead ambitious growth strategy

Procureship, provider of one of the world’s leading e-procurement platforms for marine buyers and suppliers, has appointed Carsten Schmidt as Vice-President of Sales to...

KENC receives contract for design and build of lifting frame for US offshore wind...

KENC Engineering B.V. has received a contract from an undisclosed party to design and build a Hammer Quick Lifting Frame. For hammering operations during the...

Cognitec adds Verification and PAD Features to Photo Capture Device

The latest version of Cognitec’s FaceVACS-Entry technology not only takes biometric photos, it now allows for their comparison against facial images retrieved from ID...

Nova doubles the size of the Shetland Tidal Array

Edinburgh-based tidal energy company Nova Innovation has achieved another world-first by doubling the size of their Shetland Tidal Array.  In 2016, the array of three...

LedaFlow Technologies forms a carbon capture and storage research consortium

LedaFlow Technologies has formed a research consortium with energy companies ConocoPhillips, TotalEnergies, Equinor, and ExxonMobil Technology & Engineering, as well as sub-suppliers Kongsberg Digital,...

DIGITALISATION news

Petronav Ship Management moves away from the use of traditional paper Oil Record Book...

Petronav Ship Management Ltd moves away from the use of the traditional paper Oil Record Book and chooses MORSε ORB developed by Prevention at Sea. Mr. Demetris...

MOL becomes World’s first Company to earn AiP for Vessel Cyber Resilience

Toward the Improvement of Safe Operation and Realization of Safe Maritime Digital Transformatio Mitsui O.S.K. Lines,  announced that it has obtained Approval in Principle  from...

BIO SEA prevents access to cyber hackers looking for an entry point into ship...

French UV-based water treatment specialist BIO-UV Group has developed state-of-the-art cyber security software for its BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system ahead of two IACS...

SEDNA appoints maritime executive Travis Monson as head of Asia Pacific Office

 Former Monson Agencies CEO, Director, and Board Member joins SEDNA’s Asia-Pacific Team, based in Singapore, to expand SEDNA’s customer and partner base across...

Signal Ventures backed OilX acquired by Energy Aspects

Today marks an important milestone for AI-driven analytics startup, OilX, and its incubator, Signal Ventures. OilX is acquired by Energy Aspects, a leading energy...

Hero’s welcome for Royal Navy Atlantic rower by Redhill based satcoms company, NSSLGlobal, local...

NSSLGlobal, the Redhill based, global independent satellite communications and IT solutions provider, welcomes HMS Oardacious rower and local resident, Lieutenant Commander Hugo Mitchell-Heggs to...

With detail and discipline Intelsat Clears C band Spectrum for 5G Networks and demonstrates...

U.S. wireless and mobile network operators have invested billions in recent years to ready their networks for 5G. After investing more than $121 billion...

Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces Challenge

Until recently, hardware for the forthcoming 6G Communications has been relatively ignored, with most effort going into non-hardware aspects often of great obscurity and...

Standardised Noon Report data format launched

Cross-industry body publishes standardised list of data points for Noon Reports as a free and open resource to support wider access to data analytics...

Why Container Shipping needs Digital standards to support Global Trade

An estimated 90% of world trade is carried by container shipping, yet manual, paper-based processes continue to dominate key transactions. This makes for slow...

OFFSHORE & ENERGY news

Port of Long Beach requests public input on Petroleum Tanks Project

The Port of Long Beach is requesting the public’s input on a proposed project by World Oil Terminals to install two additional oil storage...

Stolt Tankers performs groundbreaking ship to ship methanol bunkering

Stolt Tankers is pleased to be part of the team that conducted the first-ever ship-to-ship methanol bunkering on a non-tanker vessel, a milestone in...

Neptune Energy commences production at Cygnus 10th gas well

Neptune Energy and its partner, Spirit Energy,  announced production has commenced from the 10th well at its operated Cygnus gas field in the UK...

ESG TotalEnergies CAC40 transparency leader towards investors in the annual ranking of the Forum...

TotalEnergies tops the ranking of the Forum pour l'Investissement Responsable , which on January 25 released the survey results for all CAC40 companies ahead of...

Equinor leaves the Barents Blue project as agreement period ends new partner joins

 Operator Horisont Energi announced Fertiberia as a new partner to join the Barents Blue project. The previous partners Equinor and Vår Energi leave the...

Why Hydrogen Fuel Cell adoption is accelerating in Marine Markets

The maritime sector, which accounts for approximately 2.9% of global carbon emissions, is seeking to meet broader climate goals such as the Paris Agreement...

YACHTS & CRUISE news

Oceania Cruises welcomes Allura to its acclaimed fleet

Setting Sail in 2025, Vista’s Sister Ship is the Line’s Second Allura Class Shi Oceania Cruises, the world’s leading culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, introduces...

Viking Glory the big draw in Baltic Sea and Turku traffic has in less...

One million passengers have already chosen to experience Viking Line’s flagship, Viking Glory, which began service on the Turku route in March 2022. “Passenger...

Port of Los Angeles releases draft request for proposals on Cruise Terminal Development

Port Seeks Preliminary Input on Proposed Project by March 3 Before Issuing Final RFP The Port of Los Angeles is inviting comments on a draft...

The Italian Sea Group celebrates the keel laying of the first Admiral Panorama 50m...

The Italian Sea Group, global operator in luxury yachting, celebrates the keel laying of the first Admiral Panorama 50m, the new line that introduces...

Luxury cruise market holds much promise for Greek and East Med hidden gem destinations

Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2023 to examine region’s growth opportunities from lucrative tourism segment The appeal of Greece and the East Mediterranean as an ideal...

New Norwegian consortium sets sights on developing complete hydrogen value chain for maritime sector

The multidisciplinary collaboration, for which a Memorandum of Understanding  was signed last week, has the ambitious goal to develop a complete hydrogen value chain...

INTERVIEWS

“Crew development and welfare take precedence for BSM Hellas” interview with Theophanis Theophanous, Managing...

Theophanis Theophanous has been in the shipping industry for over 35 years, he is a graduate of the Merchant Marine Academy of Hydra, Greece...

Cyprus Shipping Industry: Focuses on opportunities with compass Green and Digital Transition

2023 has just "set sail" and before we highlight the challenges and prospects that the new year "carries", let us review the main developments...

An interview with Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO Maritime, DNV

Partnering on the pathways to tomorrow Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO Maritime, DNV, says that while progress towards industry decarbonisation should be applauded, it must be accelerated....

Festive chat with Blue Captain Santa

Last Interview of the year and two days before Xmas 2022 a friendly chat with the Shipping Deputy Minister of Cyprus Vassilios Demetriades in...

ABS looking ahead in assisting the maritime industry to meet the encountered environmental challenges

Soteris Pavlou started his career as a land based mechanical engineer in the onshore petrochemical industry and transfer to the marine side of the industry...

VIDEOCASTS

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – International Day for Women in Maritime – Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou...

International Day for Women in Maritime will be observed on 18 May every year, following a resolution adopted by the IMO Assembly. It will celebrate women...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Capt. Eberhard Koch – President of Cyprus Marine Club

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Leonidas Charalambous – Managing Director at Globalstar Insurance Brokers

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Andreas Ioannou – Chairman at EPSCO

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

Cyprus Shipping Videocast – Chris Watson – Senior Director Marketing at KVH

We are pleased to announce a new promotional feature of Cyprus Shipping News by inviting key players of the Cyprus Shipping Industry to address our...

MARITIME EVENTS

Invitation for the presentation by Philippos Philis, ECSA President at the Cyprus Marine Club...

22.02.2023 | Gazebo Mare, 18:00 | Presentation by Mr. Philippos Philis, ECSA President entitled: LATEST EU SHIPPING DEVELOPMENTS Philippos Philis is the founder of Lemissoler...

Megatrend Hydrogen Reloaded H2EXPO & CONFERENCE enters its second round Germany tops the...

Green hydrogen is on the rise, and more hydrogen projects are now being initiated worldwide than ever before. This was also emphasised at the...

‘Deals to be made and solutions to be found’ forecasts US West coast’s biggest...

The organisers of San Diego based ocean technology, engineering and science event, Oceanology International Americas  have announced that the 2023 edition will be the...

Genoa Shipping Week on stage 9-15 October

Genoa shipping week on stage. The international meeting will take place in Genova between the 9th and the 15th of October 2023. The formal...

2023 New Year Cyprus Marine Club Gala Dinner

On Friday, January 13, 2022, approximately 160 guests gathered at the Parklane Luxury Collection and Spa to celebrate the New Year’s Gala of Cyprus...

VACANCIES