Istanbul-based Palmali Shipping Company, a major player in the Black and Caspian Seas, has contracted the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) to class close to half of its 100+ strong fleet.
Multipurpose heavy lift vessel (MPSV) Rickmers Hamburg has loaded the biggest Siemens gas turbine ever built at Bremerhaven port.
Four of the first tankers carrying shipments of Iranian crude are heading to ports in the EU with cargoes of 1m barrels, with a further nine headed for Asia.
The Cypriot ship registry currently ranks 10th in the world and third in the European Union, but this achievement would pale into insignificance if the industry’s “Achilles heel” was to disappear with the
settlement of the Cyprus problem which...
Rolls-Royce (R-R) has signed a letter of intent to supply its MTU engines to Turkish shipyard Sanmar.
Shipbuilding in the Middle East is being hampered by inconsistency and poor training, according to Gary Dockerty, head of Turkish tug builder Sanmar.
Cosco Pacific is expanding its footprint in Europe, buying in, together with a consortium of two other Chinese companies, a stake in the Kumport Terminal in Turkey.
Svitzer has contracted Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyard for the construction of six tugs for delivery from Q4 2016.
Tug Safi Port, the first of a series of eight vessels under construction at Med Group’s parent company, Turkish shipyard Ereğli, has been delivered to MedMarine.