The important place of the shipping industry and its participants in Greece’s overall economic picture as the country struggles to climb out of financial crisis was again evident when financial powerhouse PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) recently...
The state-owned China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) set-up a Middle East Gulf area representative office in Dubai. It is the first overseas representative office the Group has established.
South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has clinched an order to build four LNG carriers for a US-based shipowner.
Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld (DSHa) has inked a contract with longstanding client Herman Sr. for its first diesel-electric Damen Shoalbuster 3514 SD DP2.
Distressed cargo from the fire hit containership Yantian Express will take two months to be discharged once operations get underway at a shipyard in Freeport, Bahamas.
Taiwan’s carrier Wan Hai Lines has announced to the stock exchange that it will not proceed to exercise options for four feeder boxships at China’s Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard/China Shipbuilding Trading Company.
Singapore shipyard group Sembcorp Marine (Sembmarine) is set to cease operation its Tanjong Kling Shipyard at year end, formerly Jurong Shipyard, as it consolidates business at its Tuas Boulevard mega-yard.
Concordia Damen celebrated the naming of the Sendo Liner, an innovative vessel designed for transporting high cube containers, at its yard last week.
Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has tested using an underwater drone for a hull inspection rather than using divers.
Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) has booked two new suezmax tankers on the back of a long term time charter deal.