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World’s First Fleet of Dual-Fuel LPG Powered Ships

With the recent focus and commitment on sustainable shipping, several owners and operators of Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) flagged vessels are looking at innovative ways to power their ships. BW LPG, a leading owner and operator of liquified Continue reading...

Keeping the World Economy Moving

COVID-19 may have forced people to do things differently, but the world hasn’t stopped moving ahead, and global infrastructure projects must continue. We are thrilled that Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) flagged vessels have been at the forefront Continue reading...

Marshall Islands Flags the World’s First Hybrid Platform Supply Vessels

The world’s first hybrid Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs) have chosen to fly the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) flag in a nod to RMI’s commitment to sustainable shipping practices. SEACOR AMAZON, SEACOR NILE, SEACOR PARANÁ, SEACOR CONGO, SEACOR Continue reading...

Marshall Islands Quality Council Meets Virtually

Committed to continuously enhancing standards of safety and developing best practices, the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Registry conscientiously strives to ensure industry insight, expertise, and guidance is readily shared. One of the most effective Continue reading...

Theo Xenakoudis presents Efkranti Award for "Overall Contribution to Shipping"

On behalf of IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry, the Director of Worldwide Business Operations and Managing Director of IRI's Piraeus Office, Theofilos Xenakoudis presented the Efkranti award for "Overall Contribution to Shipping," to the Lykiardopoulos Continue reading...

IRI participates in officers' webinar forum

IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry participated in an officers’ webinar forum hosted by Springfield Shipping Company (Springfield Shipping) on 29 May and 5 June 2020. During this unprecedented situation resulting from COVID-19, Springfield Shipping, Continue reading...

RMI Fleet Participates in Horns for Heroes Campaign

RMI flagged vessels from around the world sent their videos for The International Chamber of Shipping's 1 May 2020 Labour Day Horns for Heroes Campaign. The videos compiled below came to us from RMI vessels in the U.S., Israel, Gulf of Mexico, the U.K. Continue reading...

RMI-Flagged Regent Seven Seas Splendor Being Called “Luxury Perfected”

Regent Seven Seas Cruises (RSSC) took possession of the Seven Seas Splendor in Italy this week, and on 21 February she will be christened by “godmother” Christie Brinkley in Miami. The Seven Seas Splendor is the 15th cruise ship to be flagged under Continue reading...

IRI supports Isalos.net educational initiative in Crete and Macedonia

IRI is proud to continue supporting the Isalos.net educational initiative.  In November and December 2019, IRI participated in two conferences for the Merchant Marine Academies of Macedonia and Crete.  Approximately 700 students and 25 shipping companies Continue reading...

Cyprus Holiday Event

IRI was pleased to host a holiday cocktail event in Limassol, Cyprus for regional clients, stakeholders, and business associates.  More than 150 people attended the event, which included IRI team members from Piraeus, Zurich, and Reston.  More than Continue reading...

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