If content does not display, please refresh your browser.
Not a subscriber?
Find out about tailored subscription packages:
T: +44 (0) 20 3377 3792
Are you sure you'd like to remove this alert? You will no longer receive email updates about this topic.
BIMCO secretary-general Angus Frew has blasted the European Union’s policies on ship recycling, digital disruption will hit seafarers hard... what will the future look like?
The ship was at anchor after being arrested in January 2018 by Nigerian authorities, who claimed it had been engaged in illicit oil trading
Salvors face enormous safety concerns in the aftermath of fires on containerships as they rummage in a fearsome cocktail of hazardous debris and they raise serious questions for the industry as boxes are packed ever tighter, goods are misdeclared and architects design vessels with increased teu capacity
Case follows 2015 engine room fire on Freeport Holdings-owned tanker Lady M, probably started by chief engineer suffering from extreme emotional stress or mental illness
Owners Viking Ocean Cruises have already inspected sister ships after the two-year old cruise ship narrowly avoided disaster over the weekend as 1,300 passengers caught in a storm with no power
Both vessels suffered bow damage but there were no reports of injuries or pollution
Lloyd’s Register and MAN Energy Solutions send teams to investigate what caused the Viking Sky to loose the engine power
UPDATE: Investigations begin after almost 500 of the 1,373 people on board were airlifted off in bad weather. Three of the ship’s four engines were later restarted for its trip to port
All set! This article has been sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All fields are required. For multiple recipients, separate email addresses with a semicolon.
Please Note: Only individuals with an active subscription will be able to access the full article. All other readers will be directed to the abstract and would need to subscribe.