Cargo Care Solutions expands Singapore office to satisfy market demand

Driven by surging business levels in the past three years, leading maritime cargo equipment specialist Cargo Care Solutions recently opened an expanded field and sales office in Singapore to meet demand. According to Peter Peltenburg, CEO of the Dutch-based company, the Singapore office fully meets the increased demands for Cargo Care specialities – cargo access […]

ABS tackles real-time issues in container shipping landscape with maritime experts

ABS hosted an industry-leading containership summit in Germany to provide a holistic overview of the container shipping landscape, the current and developing regulatory framework, as well as strategic decisions in terms of emerging technologies and alternative fuels options that will shape the low-carbon future of container shipping and drive market growth. “We expect the IMO […]

Milford Haven pilot boats to feature Zelim’s rescue technology

The Port of Milford Haven, the biggest port in Wales and largest energy port in the UK, plans to move forward with an extensive trialling package of Zelim’s innovative Swift rescue conveyor on its operational pilot vessels. The port may also utilise this technology on their new, state-of-the-art Pilot Vessel, currently in the final stages […]

INTERCARGO members surpass industry average performance in both deficiencies and detentions

Despite a steady increase in port state control detention rates following the pandemic in all regions, INTERCARGO-entered vessels consistently outdid industry performance indicators in both deficiencies and detentions, as shown by the latest edition of its annual Benchmarking Report. The Benchmarking Bulk Carriers 2022-2023 Report provides information on detention rates and deficiencies per inspection (DPI) […]

Growing number of seafarers reporting abuse, bullying, harassment and discrimination

Data from ISWAN’s helplines show that number of seafarers reporting abuse, bullying, harassment or discrimination increased by almost 50% in Q1 2023 compared to the previous quarter. The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) has released the first in a series of quarterly infographics sharing data from its helpline services, providing the maritime sector […]

First of six energy-efficient container ships for Asiatic Lloyd delivered to ABS class

The ALS CERES has been delivered to ABS class and is the first in a series of six 7,100 teu container carriers designed by Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute (SDARI) and built by Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) for Asiatic Lloyd Maritime LLP, Singapore. The new, energy-efficient hull design and a fuel-efficient main […]