ABS classes world’s first next generation LNG carrier

ABS has confirmed that the ABS-classed Diamond Gas Orchid, the world’s first “Sayaringo STaGE” next generation LNG carrier, has been delivered to Diamond LNG Shipping, a joint venture between Mitsubishi Corporation and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK). “As a global leader in LNG, ABS is proud to support continued innovation in the sector and help […]

Garrets International and Sailors’ Society scholarship enables student to pursue career at sea

An aspiring chef has been selected as the second beneficiary of a maritime education scholarship co-funded by Sailors’ Society and Garrets International, and administered by Homer Foundation. Kristina Kamatoy, 18, from Quezon in The Philippines, was awarded the scholarship to train at the Magsaysay Center for Hospitality and Culinary Arts (MIHCA) in Manila. The Sailors’ […]

Drydocks World – Dubai initiates health care campaign for employees

Drydocks World – Dubai organised a health care campaign in cooperation with Al Baraha Hospital and Dubai Health Authority. Employees benefited from medical tests, examinations, information and health advice from doctors and experts at 12 stations covering: safety, nutrition, urology, dermatology, physiotherapy, pharmacy, accident and emergency. This annual health care campaign aims to bring specialist […]