Wednesday, February 1, 2023

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Cyprus shipping news

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,...

Island Oil attains additional ISO certifications

International bunker trader Island Oil announced that the company has attained ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 certification for its...

Oceanic joins the Great Place to Work® family

The shipping sector enters the ever-growing Great Place to Work® community of Cyprus with the successful certification of Oceanic. In...

World shipping news

2023: a good year for ship finance

Hamburg-based ship finance platform, oceanis, predicts ship financing costs for 2023 in a new quarterly report Executive summary: - Bank financing...

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...

The Bahamas Maritime Authority signs an MoU with Argenmar SA in Argentina

As part of its strategic objective of global representation and to develop opportunities in Argentina, The Bahamas Maritime Authority...

New alliance structures to pose challenges, opportunities to Korea’s HMM

The global shipping landscape is expected to be reshaped after the Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Denmark’s A.P....

MISC welcomes two of its latest new generation of LNG carriers, Seri Damai and...

MISC welcomes two of its latest new generation of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers, Seri Damai and Seri Daya...

The BMA launches comprehensive online incident reporting tool for use by managers and owners

In line with The Bahamas Maritime Authority’s  commitment to consistently high standards and exceptional service, it is pleased to...

2022 a year of recovery for seafarer welfare with happiness rising across the board...

The Mission to Seafarers has issued its Q4 findings on seafarer happiness and annual review, as well as new...

40% of the goods that Spain imports and exports by sea enter or leave...

In 2022, 79.36 million tonnes of goods (-6.92%) and 5,052,272 containers (-9.85%) were handled Valenciaport as a thermometer of economic...

MPC Container Ships declares event driven dividend and carries out new portfolio optimisation measures

Board of Directors declares event-driven dividend of USD 0.07 per share following successful conclusion of portfolio measures communicated...

Xeneta container rates alert: record-breaking fall in long term rates for ocean freight as...

January proved to be a dramatic month for long-term ocean freight rates, with the latest data from the Xeneta...

Greek shipping news



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...

Piraeus Port Authority renews the collective labor agreement with the Workers’ Union

The Management of PPA announced the signing of the renewed collective labor agreement with a duration of three years...

The first Autonomous Hull Grooming Robot is here – and it’s Greek

Oriani Hellas and Scrufy Partnership Brings an Innovative Solution to the Issue of Biofouling in the Shipping Industry Biofouling –...

Diana Shipping announced direct continuation of time charter contract for m/v Polymnia and a...

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

First cruise ship of the year Viking Sky arrives at the Port of Piraeus

The management team of PPA S.A. welcomes Viking Sky, the first cruise ship to arrive at the port of...

TECHNICAL news

Offshore wind boom set to drive further sales growth for Vestdavit after record 2022

Norwegian boat-handling system supplier Vestdavit is targeting further growth in davit sales to the offshore wind sector, driven by increasing demand from SOV operators...

Deltamarin participates into Socatra sail conversion project

Deltamarin and Socatra have signed a contract for a conversion basic design package for installing two Norsepower rotor sails onboard the 50,000dwt Chemical/Product tanker...

Subsea Europe opened a new R&D centre in the Ocean Technology Campus Rostock

Subsea Europe Services has opened a new R&D centre at its premises in the Ocean Technology Campus Rostock. The new department is led by...

Log In Logística Intermodal and Nautilus Labs partner to drive decarbonisation fuel savings and...

Nautilus Labs, the technology partner pioneering the decarbonisation of the ocean supply chain, and Brazil-based Log-In Logística Intermodal, are working together to achieve reductions...

WinGD and CMB TECH co develop large ammonia fuelled engine

WinGD and CMB.TECH bring combined expertise to zero-carbon fuel technology in groundbreaking collaboration for fleet of ammonia fuelled bulk carriers. Swiss marine power company WinGD...

ABS approves Bassoe Technology’s D Floater floating Wind Foundation design for world’s largest turbines

A new breed of floating offshore wind turbine foundations, designed to handle the largest wind turbines in the world, has received ABS approval in...

Top Glory Marine demonstrates its commitment to cleaner seas by joining the everwave project...

Leading waste disposal services provider Top Glory Marine has utilised the concept of plastic credits through the innovative everwave project in a bid to...

Norwegian marine equipment supplier TECO 2030 chooses CVM systems from SMART TESTSOLUTIONS

With its subsidiary TECO 2030, the Norwegian marine equipment supplier TECO Maritime Group is pursuing the goal of accelerating the environmentally friendly transformation in...

Four new Pacific International Lines container ships to benefit from integration of Wärtsilä solutions

The technology group Wärtsilä will supply the LNG Fuel Gas Supply System, Propulsion Control System and Alarm Monitoring and Control System for four new...

Boskalis acquires 120 million contract for development and climate adaptive measures for Gulhifalhu in...

Boskalis has acquired a contract from the Ministry of National Planning, Housing and Infrastructure of the Republic of the Maldives relating to the further...

DIGITALISATION news

MEO Group migrates entire fleet to Marlink’s smart network solution to accelerate digitalisation

Successful shipboard trial results in fleet-wide migration to harmonise communications, accelerate group’s digitalisation and enhance crew connectivity Marlink, the smart network solutions company, is implementing...

Thales Alenia Space and partners sign contract with European Space Agency for TeQuantS quantum...

Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), has signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to lead...

UK Space Agency announced £50 million for satellite communications

The UK Space Agency has announced £50 million of funding for ambitious and innovative projects that will supercharge the UK’s satellite communications industry. The UK...

Shipeezi™ announced global partnership with MarineTraffic

Shipeezi™ and MarineTraffic announced that the companies have entered into a strategic partnership that will bolster shipment visibility, management and predictability for customers across...

Astrocast and Digitanimal enhance livestock management through global partnership

SatIoT devices and connectivity to enable greater control of livestock remotely Astrocast, a leading global nanosatellite IoT network operator, and Digitanimal, a leading smart solutions developer...

Expansion of ESA’s 5G/6G Hub moves ahead

An ambitious new development phase of ESA’s 5G/6G Hub has begun. The agency is extending the facility’s satellite-enabled communications technologies and pursuing new collaborations with...

Orbit Communications Systems and a leading integrator in South East Asia have been awarded...

Prior to the signing of the contract, the two companies entered into a teaming agreement January 24, 2023 Orbit Communications Systems a leading global provider of...

Digital solution Portchain Quay to create reliable berth plans at Port of Tilbury

The Port of Tilbury’s London Container Terminal has signed an agreement to use Portchain Quay as their terminal wide berth planning tool for creating...

PIL selects LR’s i4 Insight platform to support decarbonisation goals and drive fleet energy...

i4 Insight platform to help Singapore container shipping line to cut emissions and maximise fleet performance. Singapore shipping line, Pacific International Lines (PIL), has engaged...

Samsung Electronics hires 2 former Ericsson Executives

Samsung Electronics has recently recruited two executives from Ericsson to expand its telecommunications equipment business. The company recently established a new business strategy task force (TF)...

OFFSHORE & ENERGY news

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 (2 GW) electrical interconnection between...

Historical agreement between Turkish BOTAŞ and Oman LNG

Turkish BOTAŞ and Oman signed an LNG supply agreement, which envisages cooperation in the field of natural gas. At the ceremony held on January 30,...

New global oil and gas discoveries in 2022 drive exploration to highest value creation...

Value creation reaches US$33billion at base price, led by major discoveries in Namibia, Brazil and Algeria The global oil and gas exploration sector had its...

Energy services sector set to grow to 1 trillion in 2025

Rystad Energy expects the global market for oil and gas contractors to rise to a peak of $1 trillion in 2025 and remain at...

RWE orders two 100-megawatt electrolysis plants for GET H2 in Lingen

100 MW to be commissioned in 2024, another 100 MW in 2025 To meet deadline, order placed despite pending IPCEI funding decision “Placing this...

Compressed Hydrogen export Feasibility Study Public Sharing Report

HIGHLIGHTS: The Western Australian Government has released the Compressed Hydrogen Export Feasibility Study Public Sharing Report. The Study scope analysed the compression and export...

YACHTS & CRUISE news

Post-pandemic cruisin’ – 2023 Cruise Industry Study

Cruise Industry: 100+ Statistics, Facts, and Trends Over 32M passengers were expected to go cruising in 2020. Yet— Only a handful of 400 cruise ships ready...

Cruise sales strength continues as Holland America Line sees biggest January booking week on...

Interest in exploring Alaska and vacation plans for 2024 help boost cruise sales In an early sign of a successful Wave season, Holland America Line...

Royal Caribbean “has no intention of moving back” to old muster drill

Fear not, Royal Caribbean's new safety drill isn't going anywhere. When cruises restarted in 2021, Royal Caribbean lead the way with a new approach to...

World premiere for the new BAVARIA SR33 at boot 2023

BAVARIA YACHTS presents its world premiere BAVARIA SR33 at boot. Like the successful motor yachts BAVARIA SR41 and SR36, she clearly follows BAVARIA YACHTS’...

Soel Yachts announced that the Soel Senses 62 has joined the Ocean Independence sales...

Soel Yachts announced that the Soel Senses 62 has joined the Ocean Independence sales fleet. The Ocean Independence family is committed to providing outstanding...

Oyster 495 wins European Yacht of the Year 2023

Designing, building and delivering the Oyster 495 marks a major milestone for Oyster coming into our 50th year.  As the ‘baby’ of our fleet,...

INTERVIEWS

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...

Surviving, or even thriving within the male-dominated shipping industry? Yet another inspiring woman leading...

Katerina Raptaki, Digital Transformation, Cyber Security and e-Governance specialist, Navios Group of Companies Former president of AMMITEC – current member of the BoD Katerina has a leading...

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

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...

Oi Americas hosted Product Launches and New Technologies

Oceanology International Americas has opened its registration and the organisers of the largest ocean technology trade show & conference in the US are delighted...

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