Guy Platten

Ensuring that those making political decisions understand the practical ramifications of their policies is a key focus for UK chamber chief executive Guy Platten.

Gas Capricorn

Astomos Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding with Statoil to jointly develop LPG as marine fuel.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has signed alliance agreements with compatriot shipbuilder Oshima Shipbuilding in a move to strengthen business competitiveness in the global market.

The Port of Charleston

US security agencies have evacuated a Charleston terminal to search for a container threat reported aboard Maersk Memphis.

ENGIE Zeebruge

ENGIE Zeebrugge, the world’s first purpose-built LNG bunkering vessel, conducted its first ship-to-ship LNG bunkering operations in the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium. 

SM Line Corporation

South Korean liner operator SM Line Corporation has pledged to work with Union Pacific Railroad to provide seamless seaborne and land-based logistics services.

STX O&S Jinhae shipyard.

Private equity funds have submitted letters of intent to acquire South Korean shipbuilder STX Offshore & Shipbuilding.

The multinational crew have been denied salaries for more than 16 months and have regularly been denied food and water.

Craig Patrick, sales director of ballast water management systems at Wartsila

Wartsila supporting clients to comply with impending regulations as it waits for USCG approval for both its ultraviolet and electrochemical systems.

Ireland, first of Vulica’s panamax self-discharging bulkers

Vulica Shipping is set to receive the first of two Panamax newbuildings for the Gulf of Mexico trade by the end of next month.