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Electric & Hybrid Marine Expo Virtual "Live" Opens Next Week

Electric & Hybrid Marine Expo USA & Canada Virtual ‘Live’, a free-to-attend, online conference that takes plac...


High Winds Push MSC Boxship Aground in Prince Rupert, B.C.

Published Nov 26, 2021 5:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

Just one week after severe weather from an atmospheric river system destroyed the Port of Vancouver's rail connections to Cana...


South Korea Proceeding with Privatization of HMM in 2022

Published Nov 26, 2021 4:35 PM by The Maritime Executive

The South Korean government confirmed that it is proceeding with a plan to return ownership of HMM, Korea’s large shipping c...


Concept to Produce Hydrogen on LNG Ships to Overcome Obstacles

Published Nov 25, 2021 4:37 PM by The Maritime Executive

A group of leading companies from across the maritime industry are developing a solution that they believe will make hydrogen a vi...


Chef Murders Captain Aboard Bulker in Indian Ocean

Published Nov 25, 2021 3:51 PM by The Maritime Executive

Police in Mauritius are detaining a bulker while they investigate the murder of the captain of the vessel. According to newspaper...


Sudden Freeze-Up Disrupts Supply Chain on Russia's Northern Sea Route

Published Nov 25, 2021 2:34 PM by The Barents Observer

[By Atle Staalesen] The quickly accumulating sea-ice on the Northern Sea Route is creating a potentially critical situation alo...


Migrants Killed in English Channel When Containership Hits Dingy

Published Nov 25, 2021 1:42 PM by The Maritime Executive

French and British authorities are both reporting that they believed an unnamed containership is responsible for the largest migra...


Maritime Publisher Aims to Set a Yachting Record in Southern Ocean

Published Nov 24, 2021 10:28 PM by The Maritime Executive

Iain Macneil, the CEO of maritime publishing house Witherbys, is set to embark on a record-setting voyage in December. With a...


Design Approval for Large Dedicated CO2 Carriers from ABS

Published Nov 24, 2021 7:52 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are continuing to develop a new, dedicated shipping operation that will play a key role in the proposed carbon capture sto...


Shipping Lines and HRAS Help Stranded I-Kiribati Seafarers Get Home

Published Nov 24, 2021 6:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

The pandemic has produced many tales of hardship and dislocation for the global seafarer community, with recent reports of the cha...

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