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GAO: Formalized strategy needed to boost US-flag fleet

08:41 AM<p>Higher costs, fewer cargoes and a shortage of mariners top the list of challenges<p>Courtesy Farrell Lines<p>The following is text of a report from …

Tide of digitalisation caught up in auto-pilot mode

It is telling, when following one of the recent conference sessions dedicated to container shipping, the moderator quipped how great it was that the …

New Law Allows Patriotic American Superyacht Owners to Finally Fly U.S. Flag

President Trump this week signed a bill that will allow American owners of large yachts to finally register their vessels under the United States …

Coast Guard

Contaminated Bunker Fuel Clogging Ship Engines in Singapore -Surveyor

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, July 27 (Reuters) – Contaminated marine fuel that clogs and damages ship engines has been found in Singapore, the …

Adventures of the Blackgang: Boston harbor and East Boston from State St....

Sunset over Elliott Bay, Seattle, Washington

Coast Guard investigating after 2nd accident for new spill-response operator in Prince William Sound

The Edison Chouest Offshore escort tug Commander maneuvers near the Ship Escort/Response Vessel System dock Monday, April 2, 2018 in Valdez. Every …

BIMCO Predicts More Pain for Crude Tanker Sector

In a research note released Tuesday, BIMCO laid out a dire depiction of the market for dirty tankers: "absolutely horrible," with earnings at the …

Whistleblowing Ship Master Wins Case Against Matson and Hails Seaman’s Protective Act as Powerful Tool to Require Ship Owners to Maintain Safe Ships

Captain John Loftus, an advocate for merchant marine safety, won a decision from the Administrative Review Board of the Department of Labor that …

I Served Aboard One of the Last U.S. Navy Battleships. And It Changed My Life.

A “ship” is more than a hunk of steel that rides the bounding main. It is an expression of human ideas and history in steel. It’s a composite of …

North and South Korea Reopen Maritime Communication Channel

SEOUL, July 1 (Reuters) – North and South Korea reopened a maritime communication channel on Sunday, with vessels from the two countries making radio …

Incident Video: VLOC ‘China Steel Innovator’ Slams Into Berthed Ship in Taiwan

Check out this incident video which has gone viral this week showing the giant bulk carrier China Steel Innovator hitting the stern of a …

Italy to Impound Dutch-Flagged Humanitarian Ship

By Steve Scherer and Angelo Amante ROME, June 21 (Reuters) – Italy appeared to relent on Thursday after at first refusing to accept 226 migrants on …

Merchant Shipping

WATCH: Giant Cargo Ship Runs Aground In Duluth/ Nearly Breaks Wall

1 month ago<p>The American Spirit, a 1,000 foot cargo ship ran aground in Duluth's harbor at around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday. The ship veered off course …

Pusher Tug Tom Crestodina is an Alaska salmon fisherman and marine engineer who draws whimsical cross-sections of boats and other fun structures #shipsinpics https://t.co/YNyBkBwUJS

First Battery-Powered Offshore Supply Vessel in the Gulf of Mexico

Louisiana-based SEACOR Marine has completed the installation of the first hybrid battery power system on an an offshore support vessel in the Gulf of …

Merchant Shipping

Ship Pilot at Port of Corpus Christi Dies After Gangway Collapses: Report

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the death of a veteran ship pilot at the Port of Corpus Christi who reportedly fell while boarding a ship on …

Firefighters battle massive ship blaze at Port Kembla

No injuries have been reported.

Russian Navy Put On High Alert

by Anton Zverev (Reuters) – Sources close to the Russian military said on Thursday that Russian naval forces in the Black Sea had been put on …

Second mate on Nathan E. Stewart ship fell asleep, leading to west coast diesel disaster: investigation

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says the second mate on the Nathan E. Stewart was by himself on the tug's bridge and had fallen asleep when …

Kinder Morgan

Researcher Who Saw Stressed 2020 Oil Market Is Even More Worried Now

By Alaric Nightingale and Brian Wingfield (Bloomberg) — It may already be too late to listen to Martin Tallett. The consultant, who has more than …

Oil

ADM WW Callaghan Cargo ship

Once Upon a Town

Adventures of the Blackgang: Vintage Freighters of the Great Lakes

Anton v/d Aarssen on Twitter: "#widthshot with #clouds of @Maersk #Maren from @MaerskLine when he leaves @PortofAntwerp @PortTechnology @MarineTraffic #MTyou #ULCS #containership #photography #photooftheday #shipsinpics #shippingworldwide #PhotographyIsArt #MaerskMaren #Antwerp… https://t.co/YUZzuuUMqS"

USS Newport News arriving at Faslane Naval Base this morning. #scotland #faslane #usnavy #shipsinpics #Submarine #shipping #Navy https://t.co/BT9ysdbkHp

‘Hotspots’ Continue to Burn on Maersk Honam

Mediterranean Shipping Company has provided an update to its customers into the situation aboard the ultra-large containership Maersk Honam following …

Anton v/d Aarssen on Twitter: "#Nightshoot #picture from #CSCL #Jupiter departs from @PortofAntwerp #HappyFriday @PortTechnology @MarineTraffic #containers #ULCS #containerships #photography #PhotographyIsArt #photooftheday #PhotoFriday #PhotoOfTheNight #shipsinpics #shipping.… https://t.co/KAqDhWvvUr"

Incident Video: Bulk Carrier Crashes Into Historic Mansion in Bosphorus Strait

A Maltese-flagged bulk carrier crashed into a historic mansion on the shores of Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait on Saturday after its steering gear …

The role of Port State Control in the future

<i>If the PSC regime wishes to improve the industry further, it needs to win the hearts and minds of the seafarers and the shipowners, argues Captain</i> …