Rolls-Royce bets on autonomous ships with new facility
Called the Research & Development Center for Autonomous Ships, the new facility includes a Remote and Autonomous Experience Space aimed at showcasing the autonomous ship technologies Rolls-Royce has already introduced as well as those in the development stage.
U.S. and Russia propose new Bering Strait two way routes
The nations jointly developed and submitted the proposal to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to establish six two-way routes and six precautionary areas.
Carnival orders second LNG fueled ship for P&O Cruises
The ship will be built at Meyer Werft’s Papenburg, Germany, shipyard and will be fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) both while in port and at sea.
Jackup rig values rise on oil recovery
Rising oil prices have increased interest in secondhand for jack-up rigs, pushing asset values up 36 percent from a year ago, according to data compiled by VesselsValue.