2020 July 12


Coast Guard halts 2 illegal charters near Star Island

The USCG terminated the voyages of two pleasure crafts


Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises to restart sailing vacations in August

Germany's leading cruise company presents details about its gradual, phased-in restart and enhanced health and safety protocols. Bookings for the first short cruises start July 9, 2020.


New OCIMF Committee structure

OCIMF will be implementing a new committee structure in the Autumn of 2020.


American P&I Club and ABS Consulting join forces to drive cyber awareness for maritime insurance

Collaboration between risk management and insurance sectors will focus on education, training and guidance to reduce maritime cyber risk


Royal Caribbean Group acquires remaining interest in Silversea

Royal Caribbean becomes full owner of Silversea Cruises

2020 July 11


Cox Powertrain celebrates as first 300hp diesel outboards roll off the production line ready for delivery

The British diesel engineering company reaches another significant milestone as it ships the first production CXO300’s


WCI names Tracy R. Zea as President & CEO

Mr. Zea joined WCI as its Director-Government Relations in August 2015


NOS expands its fleet with two additional M-Class vessels

Northern Offshore Services (NOS) acquired two Crew Transfer Vessels (CTV)


Huisman to deliver 250mt Knuckle Boom Crane and 500mt Towing Winch for Nanhai Rescue Bureau

The 250mt Knuckle Boom Crane will be outfitted with an Active Heave Compensation System


Wabtec wins federal order for advanced marine engines on new multi-use ships

Wabtec’s marine diesel engines will be integrated into generator sets produced by partner contractors and installed on the first two NSMVs

2020 July 10


CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Mediterranean

All outports in Asia and the Mediterranean will be subject to additional surcharges


CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to North Europe

Date of application: From August 1st, 2020


HHLA implements machine learning for the first time to increase productivity

The first two projects have now been successfully integrated and implemented into the IT landscape at Container Terminals Altenwerder and Burchardkai


Port of HaminaKotka throughput in 6M’2020 fell by 14.2% YoY

The port's container throughput fell by 13.2%


Information on the seaport of Murmansk changed in the Register of Russian Seaports

Two berths with the total length of almost 520 meters have been included in the port


Thun Tankers takes delivery of the fifth L-class at China Merchants Jinling Shipyard

Just like her sister ships - Thun Lidkoping, Thun London, Thun Liverpool & Thun Liffey - she will enter the Gothia Tanker Alliance network


Russian Railways: Loading of export cargo bound for domestic ports up 3.3%

Coal accounted for 50.2% of the total loading


Valenciaport reaffirms its leadership as the first Spanish port at UNCTAD index

In the European sphere, the Port of Valencia has moved up two places in the ranking compared to 2019


Port of Marseille to maintain €57 million in investments to stimulate the recovery

The Supervisory Board has decided to maintain 2020 investments at €57 million by means of a €35 million loan


DNV GL launch support for new Dynamic Positioning system failure guideline enabling quicker and cost effective implementation

OCIMF members choosing to implement the information paper will seek to gain compliance with its requirements whilst delivering DP vessel services