Virgin Voyages’ new 110,000 gross tons cruise ship, the Scarlet Lady, will be led by Captain Wendy Williams from the spring of 2020. Williams is the first Canadian woman to …

Egypt’s Damietta Port Authority has inaugurated a new multipurpose terminal at an investment cost of EGP 1.36 billion (USD 81.3 million). The terminal includes a 630-meter-long, 17-meter-deep berth and is …

LONDON – Two oil tankers came under attack on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman, forcing their crews to abandon ship and setting at least one of them ablaze, a …

The biggest liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in the Nordics was opened in Röyttä Harbour, Tornio, Finland, on June 11. Tornio Manga LNG receiving terminal answers to the growing demand …

The long-awaited first cargo of liquefied natural gas was shipped from Shell’s Prelude floating LNG facility off northwest Australia on June 10. The Spain-flagged LNG tanker Valencia Knutsen loaded the …

MOSCOW, June 11 (Reuters) – Three people were missing and two injured on Tuesday after a blast on an oil tanker caused a fire while it was pumping oil in …

Singapore-based port operator PSA International is looking to reduce energy use and carbon footprint at the Pasir Panjang Terminal’s container ports. Under a partnership with the Energy Market Authority (EMA), …

Construction of Sweden’s new freight port at Stockholm Norvik Port has reached a new milestone with the completion of its 450-meter container quay. The project has now moved on to …

The European Commission revealed a new funding for an autonomous shipping initiative for the European waters. Under the project titled Autoship, two remote and autonomous (R&A) vessels would be built …

The International Maritime Organization has agreed to re-approach its listing process for the STCW Convention’s White List. According to the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA), the IMO agreed to …

China’s crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia rose 43 percent in April, making the Middle Eastern OPEC kingpin once again the top supplier to the world’s second-biggest economy, boosted by …

The arrival of the peak refinery turnaround season in Japan is prompting a slowdown in exports of gasoil and gasoline from the country, and could potentially create opportunities for oil …