World’s Largest FLNG Facility Starts Production

Royal Dutch Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility, the world’s largest floating liquefied gas facility, has commenced production…

Container ships collision at Guangzhou’s Nansha Port

Two containerships operated by Quanzhou Ansheng Shipping, a shipping unit of Renjian Group, were involved in…

CMA CGM containership and cargo ship collide near Hong Kong

French containership operator CMA CGM’s 9,415 teu post panamax boxship CMA CGM Norma collided with Chinese general cargo…

Cargo ship capsized and sank in Singapore Strait

Deck cargo ship AMANDA capsized and sank in the afternoon Dec 25 some 3 nm east of Tanjung…

Fishing vessel on fire in East China sea, 1 missing

Fire erupted on fishing vessel ZHETAIYULENG32890 stern on Dec 23, some 100 nm west of Japanese Kagoshima Prefecture…

Tanker hijacked in Black sea

On Dec 22 armed militants boarded Libyan Aframax crude oil tanker BADR anchored off Burgas, Bulgaria, Black sea,…

VLOC collided with fishing vessel, Osaka Bay

Very Large Ore Carrier CAPE VERDE collided with 12-meter long fishing boat in Osaka Bay, Japan, at around…

LPG supply tanker exploded, injuring 6 crew including 2 tanker crew

Explosion rocked a supply vessel moored alongside LPG tanker GAS INFINITY, at around 1800 LT Dec 14,…

Captain lost his job after being found drunk

A captain of a chemical tanker has lost his job after being found drunk on board…

International Maritime Prize for 2017 to Mrs. Birgit Sølling Olsen

The prestigious International Maritime Prize for 2017 has been presented to Mrs. Birgit Sølling Olsen, former…