A lawsuit has been filed in Nueces County, Texas, on behalf of Jose Cantu, a worker who was “seriously injured and burned” on 21 August in an explosion and fire that occurred while he was working on the dredge Waymon L. Boyd.
CMA CGM has made a positive forecast for container shipping trades to continue growing especially on the transpacific, despite a stunted start to the year due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Brazil’s mining giant Vale is installing one of the country’s largest battery energy storage systems to supply electricity to its ore terminal in Ilha Guaiba Terminal in Rio de Janerio.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) is continuing to assess potential damage and other impact to thousands of aids to navigation as a result of Hurricane Laura.
The US California Air Resources Board (CARB) has expanded a regulation on the use of shore power by ships while at berth to include more types of vessels.
The Getting to Zero Coalition has revealed a new mapping of zero emission pilots and demonstration projects already underway, highlighting key trends in the maritime sector’s path to decarbonisation.
The global seaborne reefer trade is expected to clock an annual expansion of 3.7% to reach 156m tonnes by 2024, according to a forecast by analyst Drewry.
Following the acquisition of Tramarsa Flota by PSA Marine on 12 February 2020, the Peru-based marine services operator unveiled its new name and brand - PSA Marine Peru effective 19 August 2020.
As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to impact the global economy, the Panama Canal will extend its temporary relief measures to the end of the year offering further support for the industry’s recovery.
The US has stopped all Arctic research operations after a US Coast Guard (USCG) ice-class research vessel caught fire in one of the main propulsion motors last week.