There has been much debate about the COLREGS over the last 12 months or so, with many suggesting that it is now time for not just some amendments but a total revision of the Rules. So are the … [Read more...] about COLREGS: Still Fit for Purpose?
The first merchant ship has officially received a notation on its class registration regarding its ability to reduce and eliminate underwater noise during its operations. DNV, the first classification … [Read more...] about First Vessel Receives DNV Notation for Quiet Underwater Operations
The 20,000 teu Ever Given is being detained after its arrest by the Egyptian authorities over a $916m compensation demand by the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) after the containership blocked the key … [Read more...] about ITF representatives visit crew of the Ever Given
Authority had demanded $916 mn in claims to cover loss The Suez Canal Authority, the operator of the key waterway that was the focus of global attention last month in the wake of the grounding of a … [Read more...] about Suez Canal officials allow 2 of the 25 Indian crew on ‘Ever Given’ to leave
A Bahamas-flagged ship, the MV HELIOS RAY, was hit by an explosion in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) and a maritime security firm said on … [Read more...] about Vehicle-carrier ship hit by explosion in Gulf of Oman