More fatalities at shipbreaking yards

Between April and June 2017 there were five accidents resulting in four fatalities at shipbreaking yards in Bangladesh. NGO Shipbreaking Pl...

A complete waste of ballast

There is neither a hero, nor a winner, in the story of ballast water regulations HAVING been in the making for nearly 30 years, a further...

Answering the big question: Fake News

fathom-news regularly asks industry experts opinions on interesting questions facing the maritime industry. This week we asked: What is...

Increased pressure for Arctic HFO ban

MEPC  likely to hear of growing support for HFO Arctic ban The Norwegian Shipowners Association has come out in favour of a total ban of h...

DNVGL takes IACS chair

DNV GL takes the chairmanship of the International Association of Classification Societies Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, chief executive, maritime ...

Greek maritime IT managers connect

AMMITEC members enjoy Inmarsat Fleet Xpress Workshops Members of the Association of Maritime Managers in Information Technology and Commun...