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  • US Coast Guard Flaunts the Latest Drug Bust

      The U.S. Coast Guardsmen offloaded 719 kilograms of cocaine at Coast Guard Station Miami Beach, Florida, on September 18, 2014. The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Bear interdicted the USD 23 million worth of cocaine from a container ship on September 8, 2014.  The Coast Guard Cutter Bear intercepted the 208-foot cargo vessel Borocho northeast of Panama in international waters of the ...

  • Oil Spill Threatens Black Sea Coastline

      A leak on Tikhoretsk-Tuapse-2 pipeline caused an oil spill in the Black Sea, close to Russia’s port of Tuapse, covering some 70,000 square meters, according to preliminary estimates, IAA PortNews reports.  According to Rescue & Environmental Operations Centre OJSC (ECOSPAS), the photos show that the spill is quite large, and that the entire Black Sea coast between Tuapse and Novorossysk is u...

  • Panama Canal Receives Final Gate Shipment

      Panama Canal has received the last shipment of new gates today for its ongoing expansion project, the canal Authority informed.  The four gates are being delivered by the Chinese-flagged XIA ZHI YUAN 6 heavy-lift vessel owned by COSCO Ocean Shipping.  The new locks, constructed in Italy by Cimolai SpA, will have 16 rolling gates, eight in the Pacific and eight in the Atlantic.  The canal e...

  • Interferry Backs New LNG Tank Placement Rules

    Interferry, a global ferry industry association, has welcomed a decision at last week’s IMO Maritime Safety Committee meeting (MSC94) setting out rules for the location of fuel tanks on LNG-powered ships – a decision that the trade association says will safeguard further development of the LNG option.Following concerted cross industry coordination, key member states agreed a way forward that offer...

  • Maritime Opportunities Buys Two, Cancels Two Bulkers

      Norwegian investment company Maritime Opportunities (MO) has bought two supramax bulk carriers from German Banks for USD 45 million, while cancelling contracts for two 36,000 dwt bulker newbuildings at Samjin Shipping Industries (SSI), China.  The two 57,000 dwt bulkers Emerald Strait and Endeavour Strait, previously owned by Carsten Rehder, were delivered from Sanfu Shipbuilding.  Signi...

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