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    Life At Sea With Filipino Cadet

Life At Sea With Filipino Cadet

Just a simple guy with simple dreams with a simple vision is how cadet Rolly Seva has chosen to describe himself. But simple doesn’t even begin to describe the life

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    USNS Mercy Ship Arrives On Friday

USNS Mercy Ship Arrives On Friday

The people of Fiji will welcome the USNS Mercy ship from United States of America for the first time into our shore on Friday in Suva then it will transit

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    Human Error A Matter Of Life And Death

Human Error A Matter Of Life And Death

Captain Tim Lancaster’s ashen face was white as a ghost. His eyes were wide open, as sub zero wind raced past his face at 240km an hour. The top part

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    Reaching Out To The Islands

Reaching Out To The Islands

A new shipping route has been established by Government aimed at assisting people in the islands. Today, Government vessel MV Vunilagi left for Beqa and Vatulele and is expected to

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    Bluewater Craft: The Best In The Pacific

Bluewater Craft: The Best In The Pacific

Nestled alongside the sleepy Navua River and only a 40-minute drive from Suva, is a place where a design and boat building company, Bluewater Craft (Fiji) calls home. The Bluewater

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    Captain Calls For Tighter Traffic System

Captain Calls For Tighter Traffic System

The captain of one of the international regular ships to our shores has called for the introduction of a Vessel Traffic System. Pacific Islander II Captain Michael Flores made these

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    Flores Makes Family Vow

Flores Makes Family Vow

The saying life begins at 40 is no better translated by a captain whom Sun Shipping has got to know this past week. Commander of the Pacific Islander II, Captain

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    Break Bulk, Bulk System By Year End

Break Bulk, Bulk System By Year End

Fiji Ports Terminal Limited will introduce its third data processing system at the end of the year as it strives for a flawless data collection process. Chief executive officer Hasthika

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    Tonga’s First Pilot Boat Built In Navua

Tonga’s First Pilot Boat Built In Navua

Tonga’s first pilot boat, built and designed specifically for the island, will leave Fiji for the Kingdom on Friday. Designed and built by Navua-based Fijian owned company Bluewater Craft (Fiji),

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New Govt Vessel From Malaysia Soon

  New Govt Vessel From Malaysia Soon

A new vessel for the Fiji government is expected to arrive into the country in August. A government delegation, led

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Kean Says Govt Vessels Operating Well

  Kean Says Govt Vessels Operating Well

All five of Government Shipping Services vessels are operating confirmed Permanent Secretary for Infrastructure & Transport, Commander Francis Kean. His

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New Purchase Soon For Barge Company

  New Purchase Soon For Barge Company

All Barging & Marine (Fiji) Limited is looking at adding another new barge to their fleet of vessels. The company,

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Additional Trip For Rotuma

  Additional Trip For Rotuma

Members of the public travelling to Rotuma have something to be thankful for with another additional monthly service to the

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MV Sea Rakino Sails To Rabi

  MV Sea Rakino Sails To Rabi

The people of Rabi are expecting the Victoria Marine Shipping Limited’s MV Sea Rakino vessel on their shores today. This

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Shipping Service Facilitates Island Trade

  Shipping Service Facilitates Island Trade

A ship has finally been made available for trade between Rotuma and Tuvalu. This government initiative was made possible by

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Seafaring, Anyone’s Profession

  Seafaring, Anyone’s Profession

In the past, it was usually rare to find women workers at sea but, now more women are confronting prejudice

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Multi-Purpose Vessel Captain Commends Port Services

  Multi-Purpose Vessel Captain Commends Port Services

The captain onboard the multi-purpose vessel Coral Islander has commended on the services offered at our shipping ports of entry.

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Legend Of The Seas To Replace Rhapsody Of The Seas

  Legend Of The Seas To Replace Rhapsody Of The Seas

If you’ve noticed the different cruise ships that berthed at Port of Suva, Lautoka or anchored at Nadi Bay outside

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Sailax Sets Sail For Further Growth

  Sailax Sets Sail For Further Growth

Sailax Shipping & Freight Forwarding Ltd started with  one goal – to offer an affordable freight service for the Fijian

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Two New Barges Acquired

  Two New Barges Acquired

All Barging & Marine (Fiji) Limited has recently acquired two additional barges for the company. Specialising in carting supplies to

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Poese’s 23 Years Experience At Sea

  Poese’s 23 Years Experience At Sea

Forty-one year-old Tevita Poese has been a sailor for the past 23 years. He continues from a family trend whereby

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‘Parents Play An Important Role’

  ‘Parents Play An Important Role’

Parents play a very important role in helping the school provide the best possible education and experience for maritime students.

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Savusavu Jetty Upgrade Soon

  Savusavu Jetty Upgrade Soon

The Fiji Roads Authority has advertised a tender for the survey, design, procurement, supervision of the Savusavu jetty packages 1A.

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Tourist Vessel Awaits Removal

  Tourist Vessel Awaits Removal

A tourist vessel Gotta-Go Fiji Cruiser (pictured) has been given orders to be removed by Friday (May 15) as confirmed

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Proposed Tariff On Port-related Charges With Ministry

  Proposed Tariff On Port-related Charges With Ministry

The proposed Tariff Review Submission has been referred to the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism. It was confirmed by

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Management System Meets Fiji Ports Requirements

  Management System Meets Fiji Ports Requirements

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited is in the process of establishing a Document Management System. It has engaged the services of

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FSHI Signs One-Year Contract With Agriculture Ministry

  FSHI Signs One-Year Contract With Agriculture Ministry

Fiji Ships & Heavy Industries recently has signed a one-year contract with the land and Water Resources Management Division to

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Fraud Warning For Seafarers

  Fraud Warning For Seafarers

Seafarers in Fiji and around the world are being warned on scams by the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF). ITF

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Narain Provides Local Perspective On NYK Results

  Narain Provides Local Perspective On NYK Results

Carpenters Shipping Limited said since it started representing Nippon Yusen Kaisha Line, otherwise known NYK, its trade has been increasing.

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