Hyundai Merchant Marine Looks to Arctic Route

By MarEx 2017-08-22 20:31:57

Hyundai Merchant Marine, South Korea's largest container carrier, is planning to  sail the Northern Sea Route by 2020. The Korea Times cites industry sources...

CSCL Jupiter

Seafarers' Plight Overlooked

By MarEx 2017-08-22 19:21:06

Seafarer welfare charity Apostleship of the Sea says that the CSCL Jupiter became a tourist attraction when it ran aground in Antwerp on August 15. Local press reported...

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Record Panama Canal Transit by CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt

By MarEx 2017-08-22 17:16:54

The Panama Canal welcomed the largest capacity vessel to ever transit the Expanded Locks on Tuesday, the CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt. The neo-Panamax container ship, which...

Stena Germanica

Sea Traffic Management System Tested on Stena Germanica

By MarEx 2017-08-22 05:00:02

The E.U. STM Validation project has successfully installed the first Sea Traffic Management compatible bridge systems, connecting ships with shore based...

Clay Maitland

NAMEPA Honors Founding Chairman Clay Maitland

By MarEx 2017-08-21 19:10:54

Clay Maitland is to receive the North American Marine Environment Protection Association(NAMEPA) Lifetime Achievement Award.   Maitland is being recognized for his...


India Moves to Protect Seafarers Working Overseas

By MarEx 2017-08-20 17:52:57

The Indian government has tightened the recruitment process for seafarers taking jobs overseas to protect them from unscrupulous agents and shipowners. The move comes...


TOTE Expands Into Hawaii Trade

By MarEx 2017-08-18 21:29:54

TOTE Maritime increased its investment in the U.S. Jones Act trade on Friday, announcing an order for four new containerships from Philly Shipyard. The ships will be used to...

50 Let Pobedy

New Speed Record Set for Reaching North Pole

By MarEx 2017-08-17 20:55:08

Russia's nuclear icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy has set a new speed record for reaching the North Pole, making the journey from Murmansk to the North Pole in 79...


Prevention of Sexual Harassment Guide Released

By MarEx 2017-08-16 19:26:16

The Ship Operations Cooperative Program (SOCP) has released a best practices guide on the prevention of sexual assault, sexual harassment, retaliation, bystander...

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Robot Containers Could Ship Aquaculture Products

By MarEx 2017-08-15 19:01:23

A group of Norwegian graduates have spent their summer developing smart “robot containers” with cooling systems that can sail to ports without any human...

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