With a rampant shortage in skilled seafarers, industry experts at SOMWME 2017 are hoping automation technology will be the answer to the crisis
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, a part of Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards Group, acquired a major shipyard from Singapore-based Keppel Offshore & Marine.
Gulftainer, with its logistics subsidiary Momentum Logistics, co-hosted the Sharjah Business Summit, to explore the investment outlook in Sharjah.
GAC Russian unit successfully handled the first LNG carrier designed to withstand harsh Arctic conditions at the ports of Murmansk and Sabetta.
Nakilat has participated in the second edition of the Government Procurement & Contracting Conference and Exhibition (Moushtarayat) from 6-8 April, 2017.
The container shipping trade saw the strongest but still contracting growth in the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent at 5.1%, according to report.
Integrated maritime solutions leader, Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), has taken the first ice class container feeder vessel, Eilbek, into management.
German ocean carrier, Hapag-Lloyd, has reached an agreement with Bahrain-based United Arab Shipping Company to shift the long-stop date until May 31.
Maersk Line signed an agreement with IBM to use blockchain solution to digitise the complex paper trail associated with the tens of millions of containers.