Navantia launches third of the five corvettes built for Royal Saudi Naval ForcesThe third of five corvettes designed for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces, Hail 832, was launched today (March 28) by Navantia (RSNF). The ship is named after the city of HAIL in Saudi Arabia's northwestern region.
NGO Shipbreaking highlights deaths in shipbreaking facilities of BangladeshIn the final quarter of 2020, the latest quarterly report from the NGO Shipbreaking Platform reveals that at least five employees lost their lives when dismantling ships out of operation at shipbreaking facilities in Bangladesh.
The European Maritime Force supports NATO’s OperationThe French frigate Courbet began as a flagship of NATO's Sea Guardian Operation (OSG) along with ITS Carabiniere in direct support of the European Maritime Force.
Keel-laying at Damen Shipyards Sharjah for RAK Ports ASD Tug 2913On 28th August, a keel-laying ceremony was held at Damen Shipyards Sharjah.
Damen Shipyards Group selects Trojan Marinex ballast water treatment system for Antarctic Research Vessel
Important step for Damen Antarctic Supply Research VesselConstruction of the Damen Antarctic Supply Research Vessel (ASRV) has taken an important step forward with an official keel laying ceremony.
VSTEP and Damen sign cooperation agreement for RBDF projectA recent cooperation agreement between Damen and VSTEP has been established for the delivery of a NAUTIS Full Mission Bridge Simulator with Alphatron Marine equipment to the Royal Bahamas Defence Force.
Brittany Ferries Reports Best Performance in a DecadeFrench shipping company Brittany Ferries recorded a 3 percent rise in its overall passenger numbers, reaching over 2,67 million passengers in 2016.
Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum 2017 probes growth prospectsWhile the global cruise industry’s outlook remains strong in 2017, local geopolitical tensions have impacted the East Med’s performance as a sea tourism region.
Turkish Naval Forces Continue With Countering Irregular Migration In Hot Spots In The Aegean SeaTurkish Naval Forces has been supporting the efforts against irregular migration in the Aegean Sea in collaboration with Turkish Coast Guard since 11 March 2016.
South Asian yards break 85 pct of end-of-life ships in 3qOut of the 144 end-of-life ships which were sold for breaking in the third quarter of 2016, 85 percent ended up on South Asian beaches, according to the data collected and analysed by the NGO Shipbreaking Platform.