75 Years Ago: The Last Nazi U-Boat Surrenders

Published Jul 26, 2020 2:02 PM by William Thiesen

Posted in: Shipping

Described as a “lanky, hawk-faced man,” Charles Eliot Winslow was born in 1909 and grew up in the Boston area. He pref...

Op-Ed: Selective Retreat from Trade with China Makes Sense for America

Published Jul 23, 2020 9:21 PM by The Conversation

Posted in: Government

[By Amitrajeet A. Batabyal] Trade tensions and mistrust are escalating between the U.S. and China. Behind the headlines and po...

Robert Allan Ltd. Celebrates 90 Years in Business

Published Jul 21, 2020 8:26 PM by Robert G. Allan, P.Eng.

Posted in: Shipping

In business, as in life, after major anniversary milestones like 60 (Diamond) and 75 (Diamond or Sapphire), it seems that every ye...

HRAS: Hijacked Oil Tanker's Crew "Used as Pawns"

Published Jul 21, 2020 3:44 PM by Human Rights at Sea

Posted in: Government

Human Rights at Sea and the Dominica Flag State Administration remain closely engaged in the background investigations into the in...

Quantum Marine's First Dyna-Foil System Hits the Water

Published Jul 20, 2020 8:31 PM by Quantum Stabilizers

Posted in: Maritime

Quantum Marine Stabilizers is pleased to announce the installation and commissioning of the first Dyna-Foil System on the M/Y Free...

The World's Most Valuable Shipwreck: The Nuestra Senora de Atocha

Published Jul 20, 2020 12:07 PM by Alex Lemaire

Posted in: Tugs & Salvage

On this same day, 35 years ago, the legendary deep-sea explorer Mel Fisher discovered the shipwreck of the Nuestra Senora de Atoch...

With No Work, Tour Boat Operators Help Survey Coral Bleaching Instead

Published Jul 19, 2020 11:44 PM by James Paton Gilmour

Posted in: Environment

Significant coral bleaching at one of Western Australia’s healthiest coral reefs was found during a survey carried out in Ap...

Multi-Porting and Container Transshipment in the Pandemic Era

Published Jul 19, 2020 4:39 PM by Harry Valentine

Posted in: Ports

The pandemic lockdown has suspended and reduced many commercial retail business activities and compelled retailers to reduce their...

New Species of Mat-Forming Algae Smothers Coral on Subtropical Atoll

Published Jul 19, 2020 3:47 PM by NOAA National Ocean Service

Posted in: Environment

[By Marissa Garcia] In August 2019, researchers took a dive at Pearl and Hermes Atoll (Manawai) in Papahanaumokuakea Marine Nat...