ICS and OCIMF publish updated edition of ISGOTT

(Jun 25 2020)

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF), in conjunction with the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) have published an updated edition of the International Safety Guide fo...

Shipping incidents on South Africa’s oceans keep SAMSA on its toes

(Jun 04 2020)

The stricken crude oil tanker, Yua Hua Hu, was expected to finally reach the port of Durban sometime on Tuesday, in the tow of a tug, after more than seven days of reporting problems while sailing through South Africa’s Wild Coast on the Indian Ocean...

Safety Warranty prevails

(Apr 02 2020)

US Supreme Court rules that owners can rely on absolute warranty in frequently used safe berth clauses.

Fujairah continues to expand

(Mar 03 2014)

Fujairah has come a long way in a short space of time and the port’s expansion as a major tanker hub is still continuing, both physically and in the planning stage.

A major service centre at a strategic location

(Nov 30 2013)

The Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA), together with the Gibraltar Maritime Administration, is continuing to develop its marketing strategy to promote the Gibraltar Port as a major maritime services hub, along with the Ship and Yacht Registry and the ma...

June 2020

low carbon strategy - digital tanker market models - battery explosions - better catering onboard - challenges of ballast installations