Svitzer orders six ASDs from Turkey's Sanmar

Move designed to fulfil contractual commitments, says tug giant

Svitzer has signed a newbuilding contract with Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyard for the construction of six Azimuth Stern Drive tugs, with delivery of the first unit expected in the final quarter of 2016.The...

Hapag-Lloyd posts $181m first-half profit as CSAV benefits kick in

IPO on hold as stock markets collapse but German line lifts savings forecast from synergies with Chilean line

Ongoing support for Hastings terminal

From the print edition August 27, 2015

Panama Canal Authority says it is on schedule to open locks next year despite cracks

'Water filtration' in new lock located on the Pacific side of the waterway will not delay planned 2016 launch

India must suspend Enrica Lexie murder case, ITLOS rules

But tribunal rejects Italy's call for charges to be dropped

DSME denies accounting fraud charge

Law firm accuses shipbuilder of manipulating financial results to raise funds

Nominations still open and sponsorships available for the 2015 Lloyd’s List Australia Shipping Awards

Insync Personnel have now signed up to sponsor the Newsmaker of the Year Award for Lloyd’s List Australia’s 2015 Shipping Awards.

Port Giles MTS a welcome home for seafarers

From the print edition August 27, 2015

Port of Townsville signs MoU with Qinzhou Port

Townsville Port has signed its second MoU with a Chinese port which has been ranked as the number one container port by volume in its region and is located close to major ports and urban areas.