The digitalization of block and tackle shipping

Alexander Varvarenko, managing director of the bulk shipping company Varamar, is bringing digitalization to bulk shipping. The process is new and uncertain waters for a block and tackle industry that still uses words like ‘steamship lines’ to define its business...

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HMM Joins NYSHEX

THE European Union has set aside more than six billion euros (£5.3 billion) to help fishing and aquaculture businesses move towards a more sustainable future...

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Seaspan Shipyards Gets New CEO

Mark Lamarre, who most recently served as Chief Executive Officer of Australian Shipbuilding Company (ASC), has been named Chief Executive Officer of Seaspan Shipyards, effective immediately...

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European trio signs deals for DESFA stake acquisition

The European consortium consisting of Italy’s Snam, Spain’s Enagás and Belgium’s Fluxys signed on Friday in Athens several deals for the acquisition of a 66 percent interest in DESFA, operator of the Greek gas grid and the Revithoussa LNG terminal...

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Korean Firm "Finds" Wrecked Warship and Trove of Gold

Another firm has laid claim to the discovery of the Dmitrii Donskoi, a Russian warship from the Age of Sail that was scuttled in the Sea of Japan in 1905. The new claimant, a South Korean company called Shinil Group, says that the wreck contains 200 tons of gold in bars and coins...

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