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IMO Urges More Efforts as World Marks Women in Maritime Day

Published May 17, 2024 6:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Organizations around the globe marked the annual Women in Maritime Day, on May 18, highlighting the advancements women a...


Captain and Mate Arrested After Ship Collides with Fishing Boat off Iceland

Published May 17, 2024 3:53 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Icelandic officials are confirming that a court has ordered the captain and second mate of a cargo ship that was sailing...


Spain Bars Cargo Ship Accused of Carrying Explosives to Israel

Published May 17, 2024 12:58 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Spanish authorities are saying that for the first time, they refused entry for a cargo ship believed to be carrying expl...


LCO2 Carrier Design Developed by Deltamarin for ECOLOG’s CO2 Platform

Published May 16, 2024 6:31 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Designs were presented for the first of a fleet of purpose-built CO2 carriers to transport captured CO2 intra-Europe for...


Singapore Firefighter Dies Fighting Blaze on Chinese Tanker

Published May 16, 2024 3:26 PM by The Maritime Executive

  The Singapore Civil Defence Force is mourning the loss of one of their captains who died today during a fire aboard a Ch...


Ferry Operator Looks to Self-Driving Tech to Help Solve Staff Shortage

Published May 16, 2024 3:12 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Norwegian ferry operator Torghatten is planning to use self-driving technology on a route near Trondheim, and has signed an ag...


Two Stena Superfast RoRos Next Up for Methanol Conversions

Published May 15, 2024 8:07 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Two of Stena Line’s fast RoRos operating between Southland and Northern Ireland have been selected for the company...


Video: Decommissioned Tanker Catches Fire Anchored off Trinidad

Published May 15, 2024 5:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

  [Brief] Port officials are calling it an accident after a decommissioned oil tanker caught fire anchored at the Port of...


Report: Seafarers Continue to Encounter Corruption at Ports

Published May 15, 2024 2:50 PM by The Maritime Executive

  MACN (Maritime Ant-Corruption Network) is once again highlighting the often overlooked but detrimental level of corrupti...


Houthis Claim Attack on US Warship and Bulker as UN Discusses Actions

Published May 15, 2024 1:50 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Houthi spokesperson Yahya Saree issued his first statement in days reporting two incidents that appeared to be days old....

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