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K+N increases operational result by 48%

PRESS RELEASE – In the first nine months of 2019, Kuehne + Nagel significantly improved its results. The company’s turnover increased by 3.1% to EUR 14.4 billion, while the operational result grew by 48% to...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Shipowners call upon EU to battle piracy in Gulf of Guinea

PRESS RELEASE- European shipowners are extremely concerned about the escalating rate of piracy incidents and the continued levels of violence in the Gulf of Guinea. The latest International Maritime Bureau (IMB)’s Piracy & Armed Robbery Report demonstrates that...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Confidence in shipping drops due to trade war

PRESS RELEASE – Confidence in the shipping industry fell in the past three months to its lowest level for two and half years, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from maritime consultant BDO. Yet...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Chad Call steps up as CFO of Zeamarine

PRESS RELEASE – Zeamarine announced today that Chad Call will succeed Michael Dumas as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. An experienced financial executive, Chad Call has nearly a decade of financial leadership experience within...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Scrubber failure floods engine room

A video of a failing scrubber system is quickly spreading on social media. The clip shows how large quantities of wash water are pouring down on the main engine of the ship, adding fuel to...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Jumbo lifts heaviest cargo ever

Heavy-lift vessel Jumbo Kinetic has set a new lift record within the Dutch shipping company. The vessel lifted a wash tower weighing 1,929 tonnes for a new ethylene plant of Jubail United Petrochemical Company in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Germany 13th country to ratify Hong Kong Convention

​Germany is the latest country to ratify the Hong Kong Convention, the treaty of the International Maritime Organisation for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling. The Hong Kong Convention covers the design, construction, operation and maintenance...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers