Polar Code enters into force, but doubts remain about its ability to protect environment

On January 1 of this year, the International Maritime Organization’s Polar Code entered into force. The new regulations are intended to improve safety…


The first-ever cruise through the Northwest Passage has set sail

In 1969, the first commercial cargo ship sailed through the Northwest Passage. In 2013, the first bulk carrier traversed those same icy waters. And today from the southern Alaskan port of…Continue Reading →