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Two crew dead after vessel collision, sinking off Japan

Two crew dead after vessel collision, sinking off Japan

Two crew members have been confirmed dead following a collision of two Japan-flagged cargo ships on Sunday morning. The vessel Sensho Maru sank after colliding with...

Heerema unveils world’s largest offshore crane vessel

  Dutch firm Heerema Marine Contractors and Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine, on Thursday, showed off the world’s largest crane vessel that can be used for the setup...

2 seafarers die in South Korea tanker fire

Fire engulfs vessel in UAE port

A small cargo ship carrying vehicles and tires caught fire in Sharjah’s Port Khalid, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday. A total of 13 Indian seafarers were...

Boskalis vessel boarded by pirates released off Equatorial Guinea

Boskalis vessel boarded by pirates released off Equatorial Guinea

Boskalis’ heavy transport vessel Blue Marlin was freed after being boarded by pirates some 80 nautical miles offshore Equatorial Guinea on May 5, the company said....

Jinling Shipyard begins construction of first Grimaldi’s hybrid roro vessel

Jinling Shipyard begins construction of first Grimaldi’s hybrid roro vessel

China’s Jinling Shipyard has started construction of the first hybrid roll-on/roll-off (roro) freighter for Italian shipping company Grimaldi Group. Danish marine...

Navy hands over impounded vessel, 523 bags of smuggled rice to EFCC, Customs

The Forward Operating Base (FOB) of Nigerian Navy, Ibaka in Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday handed over a vessel, NV Sword Fish 5 and 12 crew members allegedly involved in...

Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Man steals satellite phone onboard vessel

The police, on Thursday, arraigned a 59-year-old man identified as Lucky Osiebe before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court for allegedly stealing a satellite mobile phone...

6 killed in vessel fire at Durban port

Six people lost their lives on Thursday in an incident involving a vessel fire at the Port of Durban, according to the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA)....

Supply vessel sinks in Singapore Strait

Supply vessel sinks in Singapore Strait

A supply vessel sank in the traffic separation scheme (TSS) of the Singapore Strait on Thursday morning. The Dominica-flagged supply vessel Ocean Cooper 2 capsized and...

One dead, 10 missing after vessel sinks off China

One dead, 10 missing after vessel sinks off China

A Taiwanese cargo ship that sank off the coast of China’s Zhejiang province has left one dead and 10 missing. Chinese media Xinhua reported that the cargo ship was...

Nigerian Navy hands over 4 suspects, vessel to EFCC

Navy hands over 4 suspected oil thieves, vessel to EFCC

The Nigerian Navy has handed over four suspects and one vessel allegedly involved in illegal oil bunkering to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Benin...

NIMASA to stop issuance of Cabotage waivers to oil firms

NIMASA moves to reduce customs duty on vessel import

Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said that the agency has commenced engagement with the Federal...