ship sulphur

The strategies involve scrubber installations, burning low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) and alternative fuels.

Blackcomb Spirit

MAP has made its first vessel purchase with six Aframaxes from Teekay Tankers

vessel systems

Respondents to Fairplay’s latest exclusive survey report a decline in incidents, but malware attacks and credential theft remain a major concern as shipowners and their crews continue to bolster defences


Proposal seeking assurances on compliant fuel availability is not yet supported by the US Coast Guard.

CMA CGM ship

The Marseilles-based group has been less specific about its plans, indicating that surcharges will be inevitable but without going into details about surcharge mechanisms as Maersk did recently.

Carsten Mortensen

Mortensen had endured three years of commuting back and forth between Singapore and his native Denmark.

A North Korean vessel previously arrested for illicit activity.

Australia and Canada have mounted airborne maritime patrols from a US base in Japan to detect illicit North Korean shipping activity.

ballast water treatment equipment

Fairplay looks at how shipowners have been and continue to be affected by the Ballast Water Management Convention.

Martin Kits van Heyningen

KVH Industries president and CEO Martin Kits van Heyningen tells Fairplay how innovating and keeping customer-focused has driven his business forward.


Pirates have captured 12 crew members on board of Glarus for ransom. Massoel Shipping continues to work to free its men.

Cape Dover

Recovery seen in the dry bulk sector has prompted shipowners to invest in secondhand vessels.

goodfuels biofuel

Biofuels are the answer to meeting the IMO's 2050 carbon targets according to some and GoodFuels has developed marine biofuels that it says are comparable to mineral diesel, but can reduce all major emissions substantially, including carbon by over 90%. GoodFuels has married its products with the blockchain technology that will allow cargo owners to verify that the fuels used to move their freight are clean and produced from sustainable sources.