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From the Newsdesk: It's more complicated than we thought

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?

International Containers

Pirates attack tanker in Nigerian waters

The ship was at anchor after being arrested in January 2018 by Nigerian authorities, who claimed it had been engaged in illicit oil trading

Nigeria Tankers and Gas

Viewpoint: Clearing up the mess

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

Towage and Salvage Casualty

Crew arson does not invalidate recognised defence, court says

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

International United Kingdom

Viking Sky engine blackout was due to low oil pressure

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

Norway Casualty

Fire-damaged cargo out of Yantian Express, says Hapag-Lloyd

The 7,510 teu boxship has been at Freeport, Bahamas since early February following a fire onboard in early January
North America Hapag Lloyd

Oil tanker and LNG carrier collide off Fujairah

Both vessels suffered bow damage but there were no reports of injuries or pollution

Middle East and Africa Qatar

Investigators board Viking Sky as questions are raised over engine failure

Lloyd’s Register and MAN Energy Solutions send teams to investigate what caused the Viking Sky to loose the engine power

Norway Passenger

Viking Sky reaches port in Norway after harrowing helicopter rescues

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

Norway Casualty
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