Ports and Terminals

  • Enforcement of ISPS Code Begins

    In a bid to ensure compliance, NIMASA said it has began the process of installing ‘black flags’ in Nigerian ports that are not ISPS Code compliant. Enforcement of ISPS Code on […]

  • Nigerian LNG Exports Blocked

    Maritime authorities have halted liquefied natural gas exports from Nigeria due to a dispute over fees and taxes, blocking ships at a facility producing some seven percent of global LNG […]

  • US gives Nigeria 90-day ultimatum

    The United States Government, through its Embassy in Lagos, has cautioned the Federal Government to improve on its ports security system within 90 days or face the stoppage of sail […]

  • Mogadishu Port: Trade Returns

    “The pay is poor, but at least there’s more work now,” says a porter by the name of Alasow, taking a breather from the back-breaking work. Somalia’s fight to harness […]

  • A Unified ‘Asian Voice’

    Singapore’s future as a leading international maritime centre, shipping regulation, piracy, armed robbery, and Greenhouse Gas emissions were all addressed in the message given by the Singapore Shipping Association’s President […]

  • Port Mechanic Convicted

    A port employee, who initiated a bomb hoax as part of a ruse during a heightened awareness drill, has been convicted and sentenced to house arrest. Port Mechanic Convicted and Sentenced […]

  • Aquino inspects major ports in Manila

    Except for minor issues, President Benigno Aquino III expressed satisfaction on the security measures being implemented by some major terminals in Manila which he inspected. Aquino inspects major ports in […]

  • New Rules

    The Danish Maritime Authority has issued a series of new rules aimed at strengthening the security of ships and port facilities for passenger and cargo ships in domestic services. The Danish […]

  • ROVs For All?

    Remotely Operated Vehicles: science fiction, sexy toys or affordable, reliable technology? Maritime Security Review has been taking a look at some cutting edge technology and making some surprising discoveries. ROV […]

  • USC Anti-Terrorism System Deployed

    A USC-designed computer application, named ARMOR-PROTECT, has been deployed at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach (POLA/LB) to make the local waterways safer. USC Engineered Anti-Terrorism System Deployed […]