Maritime Safety

April 01, 2011 - 04:06:23 pm

Initiation of search and rescue operations in respect of a vessel whose position is unknown In the event of an emergency phase...

April 01, 2011 - 03:49:59 pm

The world’s biggest oil-tanker firms, dry bulk carriers and container lines are servicing Japanese ports, judging there to be...

April 01, 2011 - 03:46:53 pm

Chinese authorities rejected a container ship operated by MOL, Japan's second-largest shipping line, saying they had detected...

April 01, 2011 - 03:40:57 pm

The 12 Mozambicans rescued by the Indian navy from Somali pirates are now being heard by an Indian court in Mumbai, as...

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency‘s pollution control boat Ofure Getting Set to be deployed in Lagos
March 28, 2011 - 10:18:30 am

Representatives of Asian shipowners’ associations have expressed outrage over a lack of government action against an increasing...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

A European project to integrate existing national and transnational maritime surveillance systems is under way. The Spanish...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Procedures For Rescue Co-Ordination Centres And Rescue Sub-Centres During Emergency Phases 1. Upon the declaration of the...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

The question on many people’s lips is why do warships keep catching and releasing pirates? A simple enough question, but...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Maersk Line will this week, celebrate the fifth anniversary of its switch from high-sulfur bunker fuel to low-sulfur distillate...

Maintenance Dredger Sea Lion On Active Service On Lagos Water Recently
March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

• Pirate activity appears to be spreading outwards from the Niger Delta. • The Bakassi Peninsula is an area of particular...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Maersk Line announced a steep increase in emergency risk surcharges imposed earlier on containers moving via ports in the...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

The UK Foreign Secretary has announced £6 million funding to improve maritime surveillance of pirates in the Indian Ocean and...

March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

The Liberian ship registry is urging the IMO to take the lead on establishing international guidelines on the deployment of...

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency‘s pollution control boat Ofure Getting Set to be deployed in Lagos
March 27, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Representatives of Asian shipowners’ associations have expressed outrage over a lack of government action against an increasing...

Maersk Alabama Arriving In Mombasa Port Shortly After She And The Crew Were Rescued By American Snipers
March 20, 2011 - 02:53:18 pm

According to movie industry news, Hollywood is about to make a movie in which Tom Hanks will play the part of Richard Phillips...

March 20, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

The Indian Navy has intercepted the Mozambique-registered fishing vessel VEGA 5 after a gun battle in the Arabian Sea, and has...

March 20, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Only two years after deciding to join in the piracy rampant off the Somalian coast, Saeed Yare is a dollar multi-millionaire....

March 20, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Transas Mediterranean in cooperation with its local partner SERAMAR has delivered a Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS) to...

The 61 pirates on board the Indian Navy ship INS KALPENI which   intercepted them last week and : the fishing vessel VEGA 5 *Picture: AFP/Getty Images
March 20, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

Information Concerning Emergencies Parties shall ensure that such continuous radio watches as are deemed practicable and...

Maersk Alabama Arriving In Mombasa Port Shortly After She And The Crew Were Rescued By American Snipers
March 20, 2011 - 08:00:00 am

According to movie industry news, Hollywood is about to make a movie in which Tom Hanks will play the part of Richard Phillips...

March 18, 2011 - 05:19:56 pm

Measuring the environmental impact of their supply chain has become an increasingly important issue for many companies. To meet...

March 18, 2011 - 05:15:32 pm

Somali pirates said on Sunday they would lower some of their ransom demands to get a faster turnover of ships they hijack in...

March 13, 2011 - 02:52:49 pm

With a total of 820 Somali pirates behind bars in 16 different countries an international anti-piracy meeting has been...

MV Maersk Alabama: Survived Third Attack  In Three Years
March 13, 2011 - 02:44:12 pm

Suspected Somali pirates tried to seize the Maersk Alabama again last week in the third attempt to hijack  in three years....

March 11, 2011 - 05:44:12 pm

Shipowner concern for seafarers is set to be tested by negotiations to extend the war-risk zone covering piracy — a move that...

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