Norwegian shipping consultancy Amon Maritime launches zero-emission short-sea JVViridis Bulk Carriers is a joint venture between Norwegian shipping consultancy Amon Maritime and Norwegian shipowners Navigare Shipping & Logistics and AS Mosvolds Rederi.
Greek owner Castor Maritime buys 2010-built Korean kamsarmax bulkerCastor Maritime, a Nasdaq-listed Greek company, has added a seventh vessel to its fleet for 2021, a Korean kamsarmax bulker constructed in 2010.
Castor Maritime to buy 2010 Korean-built Kamsarmax dry bulk carrierCastor Maritime Inc., a diversified global shipping company, announces that it buys a 2010 Korean-built Kamsarmax dry bulk carrier.
Castor Maritime joins tanker sector with two aframax buyWith the purchase of two Korean Aframax tankers built in 2005 for $27.2 million, Nasdaq-listed Greek owner Castor Maritime has joined the tanker industry.
Tianjin Southwest Maritime to receive VLGC from Jiangnan ShipyardChinese gas carrier operator Tianjin Southwest Maritime has ordered the construction of a 93,000 cu m very wide gas carrier at Jiangnan Shipyard (VLGC).
Maine Maritime Academy to work with maritime technology company SailPlanThe Maine Maritime Academy (MMA) reported that it is collaborating with the maritime technology company SailPlan to accelerate the development of a navigation platform for smart vessels.
International Maritime Bureau highlights Gulf of Guinea attacksAccording to the International Maritime Bureau of the International Chamber of Commerce, the growing number of pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea drove an increase in worldwide piracy figures in 2020.
Korea Maritime Institute organizes forum on Yellow SeaA conference on the Yellow Sea and the essential role of the oceans in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will be held by the Korea Maritime Institute on Thursday in Seoul.
Austal Limited completes acquisition of Australian-based BSE Maritime SolutionsAustal Limited (Austal) has completed the acquisition, announced on 23 October 2020, of the Australian-based BSE Maritime Solutions Company (BSE Maritime Solutions).
Corps van Vletterlieden orders new tug from Damen ShipyardsRecently, Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract for a Stan Tug 1004 with Corps van Vletterlieden.
Castor Maritime to purchase 2010 Japan-built Panamax dry bulk carrierCastor Maritime Inc announces that on September 28, 2020, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into an agreement to purchase from an unaffiliated third-party seller a 2010 Japan-built Panamax dry bulk carrier for a purchase price of $13.
Singapore-based Nordic Maritime hit with $31m American fineThe US Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) levied a fine of $31.43 million on Singapore-based Nordic Maritime for the use of U.S.-based subsea survey equipment in Iranian territorial waters.
An Unsolved Mystery from History: The Mary CelesteMary Celeste is an American brigantine that was found abandoned on December 5, 1872, some 740 km from the Azores, Portugal. The fate of the 10 people aboard remains a mystery.