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Cyprus shipping news

Cyprus Marine Club interview with the CEO of Safebulkers Shipmanagement Polys Hajioannou

On 19th October 2021, Cyprus Marine Club organized its 3rd Annual Interview with Key Shipping Figures in Cyprus, at...

Monjasa: in Limassol to build relations and attract new talents

Cyprus Shipping News asked Monjasa’s General Manager, Theodoros Mitsingas, how his company has evolved in Limassol and what it...

Pelagic Partners on course for growth in partnership with Interorient Shipmanagement

On October 11, ship owning fund Pelagic Partners in partnership with Cypriot outfit Interorient Shipmanagement took delivery of the...

Signing ceremony for the Memorandum of Understanding on Electricity Cross-Border Interconnection between Cyprus and...

The Minister of Energy, Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Cyprus, Ms Natasa Pilides, and the Minister of...

World shipping news

10th Shell tanker joins Signal Maritime pool

Signal Maritime, the Signal Group's shipping arm, has taken commercial management of MT Silver London, its 10th Shell medium-range...

Baltic Exchange appoints Strategic Carbon Lead

The Baltic Exchange has appointed former RightShip Chief Executive, Martin Crawford-Brunt as a Strategic Carbon Lead. The Baltic Exchange recently introduced...

Nine major companies including Amazon, IKEA, Michelin, and Unilever announced their commitment to progressively...

Nine major companies including Amazon, IKEA, Michelin, and Unilever announced today their commitment to progressively switch all of their...

RightShip: IMO mandate may be too slow to reduce global supply chain emissions

RightShip, the world’s biggest third party maritime due diligence organisation and safety experts, has argued that the IMO’s Energy...

Port of Long Beach honored for excellence in messaging

he Port of Long Beach collected the most awards from the American Association of Port Authorities for 13 outstanding...

Klaveness Combination Carriers sells a 21-years old CABU vessel in a historically strong dry...

A subsidiary of Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA (“KCC”) has concluded a sale of the 2001-built CABU vessel, MV Banasol,...

Stella Maris to share MHSS mental health book with seafarers

Global maritime charity Stella Maris has teamed up with Mental Health Support Solutions (MHSS) to provide seafarers with practical...

Contract extension for Solstad Offshore PSV in Norway

Solstad Offshore ASA is pleased to announce that present charterer of the PSV Normand Server has exercised their option...

Mintra extends Asia footprint with partnership agreement with the work shop

Mintra, a leading supplier of digital learning and human capital management (HCM) software to safety-critical industries, plans to further...

Container prices ease as China resumes activities post the Golden Week

~Average container prices ease post the Golden Week after rising to a record high of $8516 (40 high cube)...

“K” LINE successfully separated and captured CO2 from exhaust gas in world’s ...

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” LINE) has successfully separated and captured carbon dioxide (CO2) from the exhaust gas emitted...

North Sea Port, Zeeland Regional Safety Board and Central Fire Response Zone join forces...

Zeeland Regional Safety Board, Central Fire Response Zone (Ghent and surrounding area) and North Sea Port are joining forces...

Another hit on TGE Marine´s LNG bunker vessel list

TGE Marine proudly announces the successful gas trail of another LNG bunker vessel built with a cargo handling- and...

OCIMF releases a new paper on hiring Private Maritime Security Companies

The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) has released a new information paper providing guidance on hiring Private Maritime...

MABUX: No firm price trend on Bunker market on Oct 20

The Bunker Review was contributed by Marine Bunker Exchange (MABUX) MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of prices for 380...

Greek shipping news

The Union of Greek Shipowners supports the Greek Prime Minister’s call for a European...

The Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) welcomes the timely initiative of the Greek Prime Minister, Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, to propose the...

Diana Shipping announces filing of draft registration statement relating to proposed spin-off of three...

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,...

Top Priority the environmental protection and climate change measures for Piraeus Port

PPA S.A.: Top Priority the environmental protection and climate change measures Significant quality, environmental and energy certifications On the occasion of...

Korea Eximbank conducts financial marketing with Greek Angelicoussis Shipping Group to win orders for...

□ The Export-Import Bank of Korea  announced on the 11th that it has conducted overseas shipowner finance marketing in...

ThPA S.A. and Amazon Web Services (AWS) coordinate to drive innovation at the Port...

During 85th Thessaloniki International Fair, a meeting between Executives of both ThPA S.A. – Port of Thessaloniki and Amazon...

Navios Frangou “We created the largest U.S. publicly-listed shipping company”

Navios Maritime Partners, an international owner and operator of dry cargo and tanker vessels, announced that it completed the...

TECHNICAL news

Strategic Marine Wins Order for 6 + 6 Strat Cat 27 Crew Transfer Vessels

Strategic Marine Wins Order for 6 + 6 Strat Cat 27 Crew Transfer Vessels The new CTVs to be delivered in Q2 2022...

Vestas selected as preferred supplier for the 2.1 GW Empire Wind 1 and Empire...

Offshore wind energy is rapidly expanding to all parts of the world and following our introduction of the industry’s most powerful wind turbine, the...

Bollinger celebrates commissioning of 45th Fast Response Cutter USCGC Emlen Tunnel

USCGC EMLEN TUNNELL named in honor of Coast Guard hero and first African American inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame Cutter is the fourth...

Kongsberg Maritime and China Merchants Industry seal long-term collaboration with a new Memorandum of...

Kongsberg Maritime (KM) is pleased to announce that it has just signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Merchants Industry (CMI), which lays...

Sentinel Subsea secures funding from Alba Equity

A six-figure investment reflects Sentinel Subsea's commitment to continuous technology development. Sentinel Subsea, specialists in passive well integrity monitoring, has secured a six-figure investment from...

Take control: navigating CII, financial issues and shipping’s sustainable horizon

In a landscape of ever-increasing complexity, with constantly evolving requirements for owners, operators and charterers, how can you plot your route ahead with confidence?...
 

DIGITALISATION news

ThinKom Satellite Antennas Qualified for Operation on Intelsat Flex Networks

ThinKom Solutions today announced that its land-mobile ThinSat 300 phased-array antenna has been qualified for use on Intelsat’s FlexMove for Government satellite network. The qualification...

LR Digital Twin approval for Samsung Heavy Industries

Digital twins generated by SHI for its Smart Ship Solution, SVESSEL® CBM and S-Fugas® System receive LR Approval in Principle.    Lloyd’s Register (LR) has granted Digital Twin Ready Approval in Principle to Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for its Smart Ship Solution, SVESSEL® CBM and S-Fugas® (Samsung Fuel...

BSNL receives license to operate Inmarsat’s world-leading Global Xpress Satellite Communications Services in India

Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, today confirmed that its strategic partner BSNL has received the necessary licenses to deliver Inmarsat's...

Ocean Technologies wins Safety4Sea Training Award

Ocean Technologies Group (OTG) has won the 2021Safety4Sea training award for the development of its Ocean Learning Platform (OLP) which has been designed to...

Mass rescue operation takes place in the Arctic Circle with Galileo SAR at the...

Just 60 nautical miles off Svalbard, in the freezing arctic waters, the second-largest rescue operation was deemed successful thanks to Galileo Search and Rescue...

Intellian and Inmarsat launch industry’s newest FleetBroadband terminals

Intellian is pleased to announce that it has received type approval from Inmarsat for its new FB250 and Fleet One L-band terminals, making it...

OFFSHORE & ENERGY news

Qatargas completes landmark environmental project to protect Qatar’s rich marine biodiversity

Qatargas, in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and Qatar University (QU), has stewarded a unique and ambitious Coral Management Programme...

Peninsula announced the signing of the Global Maritime Forum’s call to action for Shipping...

“Over 150 industry leaders and organizations call for decisive government action to enable full decarbonization of international shipping by 2050”  Signatories of the Call to...

Talos Energy and TechnipFMC enter strategic alliance to provide carbon capture and storage

Talos Energy and TechnipFMC announced that they have entered into a long-term strategic alliance to develop and deliver technical and commercial solutions to Carbon...

Empire Wind selects Vestas as its preferred turbine supplier

Empire Offshore Wind, a joint venture between Equinor and bp, has selected Vestas as its preferred supplier for wind turbine generators for both Empire...

Santos welcomes dismissal of appeal against the Narrabri Gas Project

Santos welcomes the judicial review decision of the NSW Land and Environment Court on the Narrabri Gas Project, upholding the decision of the NSW...

YACHTS & CRUISE news

MSC Cruises ready to welcome international guests on board its three U.S. based ships...

• Company welcomes news that U.S international travel ban will lift from 8 November • MSC Seashore, MSC Divina and MSC Meraviglia offer cruises from...

​Limassol Marina Yacht Club Regatta

The first ever Limassol Marina Yacht Club Regatta 2021 successfully took place on 10 October 2021, offering participants and the entire Limassol yachting community...

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises wins through at the Wave Awards 2021

Accolades for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises at the Wave Awards 2021 Winner of ‘Best Expedition Cruise Line’ Highly Commended in the’ Best Environmental Initiative’ category Announced...

Dream Cruises celebrates “Hi 5 on the High Seas” with 5th birthday special offers...

Dream Cruises is inviting everyone to celebrate its 5th birthday in November with “Hi 5 on the High Seas” featuring a variety of special...

Windstar Cruises takes delivery of Star Pride

Pride is the third and final all-suite Star Plus Class yacht to emerge from a multi-year, $250 million renovation project U.S. headquartered Windstar Cruises has...

INTERVIEWS

Monjasa: in Limassol to build relations and attract new talents

Cyprus Shipping News asked Monjasa’s General Manager, Theodoros Mitsingas, how his company has evolved in Limassol and what it will take for Limassol to...

An outstanding lawyer takes shipping seriously

Menelaos Kyprianou is the managing partner of the law firm of Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC. Menelaos obtained an LLB (Hons) degree from Nottingham...

“My Way” an interview with Capt. Eberhard Koch President of Cyprus Marine Club

Capt. Koch is the Chairman, CEO and a Partner of Oesterreichischer Lloyd Shipping Group. He received his diploma in Nautical Sciences (Dipl-Naut.) at Hochschule für...

The Covid crew crisis – Is there a light at the end of this...

Alice Amundsen heads up Gard’s global People claims area. This group is responsible for handling the thousands of crew claims received each year from...

It is in Shipping People’s DNA to sail in uncharted waters

The COVID-19 outbreak has been causing a huge impact on people’s lives, families, and communities. For UMAR-WSR was not an exception. It is though in...

MARITIME EVENTS

Nor-Shipping 2022: Blue Economy focus – NORWEP and offshore wind

Norway’s maritime and offshore energy expertise can be the key to unlocking the renewable energy growth the world demands. Jon Dugstad, Director Wind and...

2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference, TODAY

Date: 14 October 2021 Time: 09:00-18:00 Venue: Carob Mill Conference Centre, Limassol The 2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference is taking place in Limassol today. The conference is...

Meet the speakers of the 2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference: David Tropp Hag...

With more than 20 years of experience providing maritime IT and communications solutions to global fleets, David Tropp Hag has a deep understanding of the requirements...

Meet the speakers of the 2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference: Martina Meinders –...

Martina Meinders built up a successful international career in shipping for the past two decades. Starting from Hamburg in the 1990’s, as Chartering Assistant, Martina...

Meet the speakers of the 2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference: Fleet Personnel Manager...

Sofronis Theodosiou was born in Limassol. Graduated from Lanition Lyceum. After the completion of his military service he joined the Hydra Maritime Academy in Greece...

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