‘Ferry’ good season for A&P Tyne

A&P Tyne is on track for a strong 2017-18 ferry season, having just completed work with DFDS Seaways for the King Seaways and Princess Seaways vessels. Both passenger cruise ferries operate between Newcastle and Amsterdam and made scheduled four-day visits to A&P Tyne during January and February. The King Seaways passenger cruise ferry, which can […]

International Bargaining Forum concludes final round of negotiations

The ITF and JNG met in Manila this week for the final round of negotiations for the creation of the new IBF Framework Agreement. The negotiations have been particularly challenging, this time around, due to the profit instabilities in certain parts of the industry. Both parties acknowledged the need to support the growth of the […]

Wärtsilä to ensure and optimise the performance of four TMS Cardiff Gas vessels

Technology group Wärtsilä is expanding its co-operation with Athens-based shipmanagement company TMS Cardiff Gas. Under the recently signed maintenance agreement, Wärtsilä ensures the maintenance predictability of the operation of four TFDE LNG Carriers in TMS Cardiff Gas fleet. Eniram’s data collection platform and advanced data analytics helps TMS Cardiff Gas to achieve optimal fleet operations, […]

North P&I Club reports no general increase for second year running

North P&I Club has consolidated its position as one of the leading members of the International Group of P&I Clubs, with controlled growth in total entered tonnage to 195 million GT at the 20th February 2018 renewal. In addition, the number of members taking North’s FD&D cover has increased by 10% to just over 90 […]