11 Pirates Sentenced to Prison for Tanker Hijacking

By MarEx 2017-09-22 20:59:55

On Wednesday, a court in Malaysia sentenced 11 Indonesian pirates to sixteen years in prison for attempting to hijack the Thai tanker MGT 1. Six of them were also sentenced...


Report: Greek Officials Took Days to Report Spill to EU

By MarEx 2017-09-22 20:22:32

Greek media report that the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) did not receive a notification about the Agia Zoni II spill until three days after the vessel went down....


Aid Shipments Will Be Ready When Port of San Juan Reopens

By MarEx 2017-09-22 18:56:24

Two days after Hurricane Maria brought devastation to communities across Puerto Rico, the island is still awaiting Coast Guard approval to reopen its ports and start the...

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Photo of the Week: Trump and Abe

By MarEx 2017-09-22 17:52:50

President Donald J. Trump participated in his first United Nations General Assembly this week where he met with world leaders and delivered his first speech at the U.N. on...


General Dynamics Wins $5B Contract for Next-Gen SSBNs

By MarEx 2017-09-22 14:01:39

General Dynamics has won a $5 billion contract to develop the next generation of U.S. Navy ballistic missile submarines, the cutting-edge Columbia class. It is a follow-on to...


Wärtsilä Marine Gear Boxes to be Produced by Siemens

By MarEx 2017-09-21 21:34:58

The technology group Wärtsilä and Flender (Siemens AG, Mechanical Drives) have reached an agreement regarding the contract manufacturing of...


For Puerto Rico, Reopening Ports is a Top Priority

By MarEx 2017-09-21 20:59:27

Puerto Rican authorities report widespread devastation from the impact of Hurricane Maria, which traveled along the length of the island on Wednesday, uprooting trees,...


North Korea: Trump Orders More Sanctions

By MarEx 2017-09-21 20:21:23

U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new Executive Order imposing additional sanctions with respect to North Korea on Thursday. The provocative, destabilizing, and...


Rowden: Navy Will Bring Back Maneuvering Boards

By MarEx 2017-09-21 18:55:18

Vice Admiral Thomas Rowden, the commander of U.S. naval surface forces, announced Wednesday that the service will implement common standing orders for bridge and engineering...


U.S. Pacific Fleet Orders More Near-Miss Reporting

By MarEx 2017-09-21 15:24:33

In the wake of two deadly collisions involving Japan-based destroyers, the commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet's surface forces has issued new, strict requirements for...

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