UAE and ITF to work together to solve abandonment cases

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Transport Authority (FTA) and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have agreed to work together to tackle abandonment cases in UAE waters. FTA and ITF officials met this week to discuss the increasing number of abandonment cases faced by the UAE and the Gulf State’s desire to bring an […]

Wärtsilä’s asset and lifecycle management agreement lets GasLog concentrate on its core business

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a maintenance agreement with Monaco-based GasLog LNG Services, covering eight LNG carriers operating on Wärtsilä dual-fuel engines. The agreement ensures the certainty and predictability of fleet operations by engaging Wärtsilä in the maintenance and optimisation of the vessels’ engines. “By analysing the operating conditions of the ship engines and […]

Webb Institute senior awarded Thomas B. Crowley Sr Memorial Scholarship

Crowley Maritime has award a Thomas B. Crowley Sr Memorial Scholarship to Tyler Gray-Hoehn, class of 2018, for his dedication, academic excellence and leadership as a student at the Webb Institute, a highly-selective undergraduate institution in Glen Cove, New York, specialising in naval architecture and marine engineering. Mr Gray-Hoehn, who hails from Brookfield, Wisconsin, is […]

Schulte Marine Concept wins first cruise ship newbuilding contract

Schulte Marine Concept (S.M.C), the project management arm of Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), working together with Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services (BS Cruise), has won its first cruise ship contract with Portugal-based Mystic Cruises. Schulte Marine Concept will provide technical consultancy and newbuild supervision services to support construction of the ocean-going luxury expedition cruise ship, MS […]

Wallem wins Safety4Sea Tanker Operator Award

Wallem has won the Safety4Sea Tanker Operator Award for 2017, with the award presented to Managing Director of Wallem Ship Management, David Price, at a recent ceremony in Piraeus, Greece. Wallem Ship Management has over 110 years’ experience in managing vessels and a range of vessel types including dry bulk, multi-purpose vessels, container vessels, PCTCs […]