4 major organizations have put their hands together to organize a pilotage congress in Izmir in the end of this summer.
Expanded premises for the World Maritime University (WMU) were inaugurated on Monday, May 19, 2015 in Malmö, Sweden, by IMO Secretary-General and WMU Chancellor Koji Sekimizu.
NIPPON Foundation chairman Yohei Sasakawa has announced the formation of a special US$100 million endowment fund, which will support the World Maritime University (WMU) to establish itself.
SIXTEEN students, from disadvantaged backgrounds, have been awarded Howe Yoon Chong PSA Scholarships from Singapore's global port operator PSA International.
ST LAWRENCE Seaway Management Corporation of Canada (SLSMC) has received the International Transport Forum's 2015 Promising Innovation in Transport Award in the freight category for developing the world's first hands-free mooring system for deep water locks.
HONG KONG's Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has earned a gold award at the 2014 Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence (HKAEE) in the transport and logistics category.
THE newly launched Crewtoo Seafarers Happiness Index to monitor seafarer satisfaction rates it 6.42 on a scale of one to 10.
THE International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) says marine insurers are becoming increasingly concerned over covering ever growing ultra-large container ships with huge cargo values.