Topic: Covid-19

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IMO: Crew change crisis is far from over

The crew change crisis caused by Covid-19 restrictions continues to cause challenges, despite some improvement in the numbers, the Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization has warned. Currently, some 200,000 seafarers are waiting to be...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Damen to cut 125 jobs at its Dutch repair yards

Damen Shipyards has announced a restructuring of its repair yards Damen Verolme Rotterdam and Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam. According to trade union CNV Vakmensen director Corina Hensen, 125 jobs will be lost with most redundancies affecting...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk