Global Ship Lease Secures $65 Million Growth Facility for Fleet Expansion 1

Global Ship Lease Secures $65 Million Growth Facility for Fleet Expansion

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) (the “Company”), a containership charter owner, announced today that the Company had entered into a $65.0 million credit facility with funds associated with Hayfin Capital Management and Breakwater Capital to fund...
Augmented reality brings safety training to life 2

Augmented reality brings safety training to life

For Global Safety Day this year, employees and contractors took part in an experiment to see if the new and developing technology could be used to teach safety measures across the operation in a campaign titled...
Panama Canal

Panama Canal Announces Upcoming 2018-2019 Cruise Season

The Panama Canal announced that it expects to receive approximately 234 cruise ships through the Panamax and Neopanamax Locks during the upcoming 2018-2019 cruise season. The first transit will occur on Oct. 5 with the Seven...
MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company is proud to continue its partnership with Mercy Ships, as the non-profit organization marks Cargo Day 2018.

MSC CONTINUES SUPPORT FOR MERCY SHIPS ON 2018 CARGO DAY

MSC has supported Mercy Ships since 2011 in its efforts to use hospital vessels to deliver free world-class health services to vulnerable people living in the developing world. MSC’s contribution involves the provision of free transportation...
Image caption (from left to right): Lars Lippuner, Head of Commercial Operations, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Alex Ponomarev, Area Sales Manager, Wärtsilä; Muhammad Shafique, Senior Lecturer, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering; Syamantak Bhattacharya, Dean, Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering

UK’s largest marine simulation training centre to operate using Wärtsilä equipment

The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide a full scope of marine simulators for a new training facility at Solent University’s Warsash School of Maritime Science and Engineering, located in Southampton, England. Scheduled to complete in...
Atlantic Towing Nationally Recognized for Employment Equity Initiative 4

Atlantic Towing Nationally Recognized for Employment Equity Initiative

On October 3, Atlantic Towing Limited received national recognition for its commitment to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour presented the organization with an...
Huntington Ingalls Industries Closes Sale of Avondale 5

Huntington Ingalls Industries Closes Sale of Avondale

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced today the closing of the sale of HII’s Avondale facility to Avondale Marine, a joint venture between T.P. Host and Hilco Redevelopment Partners. The Avondale facility, part of HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding...
Lloyd's Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups

Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator Announces Four New Innovation Challenges and Industry Pilots for Safetytech Startups

– The latest round of innovation challenges from the Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator, ‘Innovation in Detecting Safety Risks in Critical Infrastructure Industries’, offers startups trial funding and partnerships with leading commercial partners: Scorpio, Pacific International Lines,...
Alfa Laval Wins SEK 70 Million Offshore Order 6

Alfa Laval Wins SEK 70 Million Offshore Order

Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Framo pumping systems to an FPSO (Floating Production, Storage and Offloading) vessel to be built...
INTERCARGO’s Executive Committee Members with the Management Committee members in front row (from left to right: Dimitris Fafalios, Technical Committee Chairman, Jay K Pillai Vice-Chairman, John Platsidakis Chairman, Dr. Kostas Gkonis Secretary General)

The dry bulk sector and the critical challenges that lie ahead – INTERCARGO

NTERCARGO held its Annual General Meeting, Executive and Technical Committees’ meetings in London on 1 and 2 October 2018, along with a well-attended Dinner Reception on the first day. INTERCARGO re-iterated its commitment to a safe,...