The Mississippi State Port Authority (MSPA) Board of Commissioners has named Jon Nass the new CEO and executive director of the Port of Gulfport, following a national search led by Tim McNamara, head of Odgers Berndtson’s Transportation and Infrastructure Practice in Washington, D.C. His tentative start date is June 1. […]

Turkey-based Sanmar Shipyards delivered two line-handling pusher crafts to Scotland-based Targe Towing for operations at the Hound Point oil export terminal on the Firth of Forth. Targe has provided services for Ineos at Hound Point, Scotland’s largest oil export terminal, for almost 30 years and the main task of the […]

The International Maritime Organization has recognized the contributions of a long-standing maritime industry chief and has presented its highest bravery accolade to two maritime pilots from Brazil and an off-duty seafarer from the Philippines. The event, which premiered on April 7, saw Peter Hinchliffe, former Secretary-General, International Chamber of Shipping […]

The United States will send two warships to the Black Sea next week, Turkey said on Friday as Russia, which has beefed up its military forces near Ukraine, accused non-coastal NATO powers of increasing naval activity in the region. Washington says Russia has amassed more troops on Ukraine’s eastern border […]

The International Maritime Organization has recognized the contributions of a long-standing maritime industry chief and has presented its highest bravery accolade to two maritime pilots from Brazil and an off-duty seafarer from the Philippines. The event, which premiered on 7 April, saw Mr. Peter Hinchliffe, former Secretary-General, International Chamber of […]

Coral reefs are colourful, come in all shapes and sizes, and are an iconic sight found across some of Earth’s water bodies. You’ve most probably heard about the Great Barrier Reef of Australia, and the stunning array of corals on display. Or the famed red corals of the Red Sea […]