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Cyprus shipping news

Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry announces a tender for a subsidised ferry link between Cyprus...

The Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry (SDM) announces the launch of a tender (Tender No. SDM 14/2021) to establish a...

Cooperation protocol between the Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry and the Cyprus University of Technology

In the context of strengthening and cultivating further relations between the two organizations, a cooperation protocol was signed today...

DP World Limassol presents Zodiac cloud solutions at Dubai EXPO 2020

DP World Limassol’s CEO, Mr. Nawaf Abdulla, took part in a panel discussion as part of DP World Group’s...

Inflation driving food costs for shipping

The repercussions of covid have impacted international trade which has resulted in disruption to the supply chain. Ongoing issues...

World shipping news

Ardmore moderates COP26 ‘ShipZero’ panels, discussing the realities of zero emission ships

Ardmore Shipping attended a series of events at COP26, including an interactive event “ShipZero”, organized by Zero Emissions Ship...

Navigator Holdings announces approval in principle for new CO2 carrier designs for its Dan-Unity...

Navigator a leading provider of seaborne transportation and distribution of liquified gases, announced that Dan-Unity CO2A/S (“Dan-Unity”), Navigator’s 50/50...

Skipper ordered to pay reparation of $10,400 after collision with kayaker

A man has been ordered to pay reparation of $10,400 by the Whanganui District Court for a jet boat...

Katy Womersley confirmed as new Group Operations Director of Stream Marine Training Group

Stream Marine Training Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Katy Womersley as the Group Operations Director. Katy...

The Port of València hosts a rescue drill for a crane operator

The Port Authority of Valencia  has carried out a rescue drill of a crane operator in the facilities of...

Port of Kiel describes path to climate neutrality by 2030

The PORT OF KIEL has set itself the goal of reducing all of its carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions to...

MHI is awarded a major Turbomachinery order for Ust-Luga LNG export plant

MHI is selected as a key equipment supplier for the world scale 13 million ton per annum (mtpa) LNG...

NYK introduces its carbon neutral initiatives at International Symposium on Clean Fuel Ammoni

NYK participated in an international symposium on clean fuel ammonia held on November 24 at Japan’s National Museum of...

Singapore Maritime Port Authority launches MarineTech Start-up Playbook and enhances support to grow more...

Maritime technology  companies keen to gain a foothold in maritime industry can now look to the newly launched MarineTech...

PIL to fully repay all scheme debts ahead of schedule and satisfy scheme...

The Board of Pacific International Lines  is pleased to announce that PIL will be making an early repayment to...

The Mission to Seafarers announces shortlist for its 2021 Seafarers’ Awards in Singapore

The Mission to Seafarers , a leading international seafarer welfare charity, has announced the shortlist for its annual Seafarers’...

ClassNK signs Memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cybersecurity with Panama Maritime Authority (PMA)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on cybersecurity with the Panama Maritime Authority (PMA). Panama,...

A scalable and sustainable proposal with hydrogen as fuel to meet IMO2050 targets

Class society RINA, together with technology providers ABB, Helbio (subsidiary of Metacon AB), the Liberian Registry, Wärtsilä and an...

MABUX: Global bunker market to keep slight irregular fluctuations with no firm trend on...

Global bunker prices will remain in the mode of slight irregular fluctuations with no firm trend The Bunker Review was...

Baltic Dry Index as of November 25

The Baltic Dry Index rose by 0.9% On 25 November 2021, the Baltic Dry Index rose to 2,678 points, up 24...

Greek shipping news

Diana Shipping announces time charter contract for m/v Semirio with C transport

Diana Shipping a global shipping company specialising in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,  announced that, through a separate...

Ambassador of China visits Piraeus Port Authority

PPA Chairman Mr. Yu Zenggang welcomed at the company’s headquarters the China's Ambassador to Greece Mr. Xiao Junzheng. Mr. Yu Zenggang briefed on...

Diana Shipping announces time charter contracts for m/v Alcmene with SwissMarine, m/v G. P....

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that, through a separate...

Capital announces the successful delivery of two LNG Carriers

Capital Product Partners, an international owner of ocean-going vessels, today announced the successful delivery of the LNG carriers ‘Attalos’...

The Methanol Institute welcomes Danaos Shipping as a new member

The Methanol Institute (MI) is pleased to welcome Danaos Shipping as the association’s newest member company. Danaos is an...

AMMITEC general assembly and elections for new BoD

The evening of Friday, November 5 has been exciting, because we got to once again reunite with our Ammitec...

TECHNICAL news

Rolls-Royce and Zhenjiang shipyard to jointly promote tugs and workboats with mtu engines in...

Focus on jointly promoting the development of tugboats with mtu engines in China Both parties see great potential in the market for high-speed...

Damen Shipyards achieves official EU Stage V certification for its emission reduction system

Damen has become the first shipyard to achieve official EU Stage V certification for its in-house developed emissions reduction system. With many Damen vessels...

Kongsberg Maritime and Norsepower MoU agreement facilitates Rotor Sail integration for shipowners

Kongsberg Maritime has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the leading global provider of auxiliary wind propulsion systems, Norsepower Oy Ltd. The collaboration between...

ZeroNorth opens new offices in Varna and Mumbai to expand professional services offering

Maritime technology company ZeroNorth has announced the opening of two new offices, in Varna, Bulgaria, and Mumbai, India, to help expand its Professional Services...

Austal USA awarded US$72.5 mln contract to maintain LCS deployed in Western Pacific

Austal Limited is pleased to announce Austal USA has been awarded a US$72.5 million (~A$100.4 million) contract by the US Navy to perform maintenance...

Kalmar to deliver significant order of Straddle Carriers to MPET and PSA in Antwerp

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an agreement with MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET) and PSA Antwerp to deliver a total of 34 Kalmar...
 

DIGITALISATION news

Crew safety at heart of OneLearn Global’s new mooring vessels course

Mooring vessels safely to help protect seafarers from serious injury or even death is the subject of OneLearn Global’s latest maritime course, which launches...

Singapore Maritime Port Authority and Maritime partners maintain Cybersecurity readiness through Inaugural Exercise

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) held an inaugural sector-wide maritime cybersecurity exercise today, codenamed ‘Exercise CyberMaritime 2021’, to put the sector’s...

Nokia 5G standalone private wireless network to support Industry 4.0 adoption at Agnico Eagle...

Operational 5G standalone (5G SA) network to support above and below ground mining operations for Kittilä mine, the largest primary gold producer in...

Shipping’s Cleantech revolution needs more than just new fuels

Shipping has abundant, innovative and fully commercially-available clean technologies that can significantly reduce fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. It’s time to use them...

Shaping a new sustainable world through responsible design

The typical understanding of what “design” means to many of us is the way something looks or feels — for example, the look of...

Samsung Electronics expands its ‘Green Chip’ Line-Up

Five memory products successfully achieved carbon reduction certification, with automotive LED packages joining Samsung’s list of products to receive carbon footprint verification, setting the...

OFFSHORE & ENERGY news

Wood awarded contract for Turkey’s largest gas reserve

Wood, the global consulting and engineering company, has been appointed by Turkish Petroleum (TP) as the integrated project management partner for the Sakarya Gas...

Vår Energi enters into an agreement with IKM Elektro for support to all own-operated...

Vår Energi enters into an agreement with IKM Elektro for support to all own-operated facilities on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The agreement covers...

Shell to acquire energy retailer, Powershop Australia

Shell Energy Operations Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shell, announced it will acquire Powershop Australia, an online energy retailer serving more than 185,000...

New Fortress Energy announces credit rating upgrade by S&P Global Ratings

New Fortress Energy Inc. announced that S&P Global Ratings (“S&P”) has upgraded NFE’s issuer credit rating to ‘BB-’/Stable Outlook from ‘B+’. S&P based the rating...

Lukoil makes a new oil discovery at block 12 in Mexico

​LUKOIL announces discovery of an oil field within the Yoti West structure at Block 12 offshore Mexico. The field was discovered after drilling the...

YACHTS & CRUISE news

Original stage adaptation of ‘The Little Mermaid’ aboard the Disney Wish

Setting sail in summer 2022, the Disney Wish will present a splendid line-up of world-class entertainment experiences that will immerse families in the fantastical...

Five authentic Christmas Markets to visit in Europe

Imagine... the sweet scent of freshly baked gingerbread and roasted chestnuts wafts through the crisp evening air; twinkling lights glimmer off festive market stalls...

Oceania Cruises reveals next phase of OCEANIANEXT enhancements

Oceania Cruises, the world’s leading culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, has announced the second phase of culinary enhancements rolling out across the luxurious small-ship...

Dream Cruises to increase Genting Dream’s passenger capacity to 75% beginning from 1 December

Based on the latest guidelines by the Hong Kong authorities, Dream Cruises announced that Genting Dream will increase its passenger capacity from 50% to...

BARTech WindWings continues journey to full certification with ‘Approval in Principle’ from DNV

BAR Technologies , an innovative simulation-driven marine engineering consultancy, has been awarded an Approval in Principle (AiP) for its wind propulsion technology – BARTech...

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

Save the date: 2021 IMO Awards Ceremony

IMO is very pleased to announce that the 2021 IMO Awards Ceremony will take place on Monday, 6 December 2021 at 6.15p.m. London time. The event will be celebrated at IMO...

Industry buzz will fuel unique “après ski” atmosphere at Nor-Shipping 2022

Nor-Shipping organisers have revealed that industry excitement is growing ahead of the January 2022 event, and, especially, the opportunity to socialise as a single,...

2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference – The first post pandemic Cyprus Shipping Conference...

The 2nd CSN Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference brought together key industry experts from industry bodies, shipowners, ship managers, service providers and equipment manufacturers and...

Europort opening summit hears new thinking on maritime issue

The voice of young professionals rang out loud and clear at the Opening Summit of Europort today, as shipping’s next generation shared insights on...

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...

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