HHI Posts Worst Quarterly Loss

HHI Posts Worst Quarterly Loss

The world’s biggest shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) recorded the worst quarterly net loss so far, amounting to USD 1.4 billion for July-September period. Growing competition from Chinese shipbuilders and ...

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CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

Compañía Sudamericana de Vapores (CSAV) has christened the first two out of seven 9,300 TEU container ships ordered ...

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Gallery: Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in Sweden

Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in Sweden

A bulk carrier with 2 tons of oil onboard ran aground in the Baltic Sea on Wednesday morning spilling some of its ...

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China Paying High Toll for Shipping Emissions

Hong Kong Port

China’s largely unregulated ports and shipping system generate significant air pollution that imposes a huge health ...

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EU Court of Justice to Deliberate on Singapore Trade Deal

EU Court of Justice to Deliberate on Singapore Trade Deal

The European Commission has decided to request an opinion of the EU Court of Justice on the competence to sign and ...

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Crew Members of Hijacked MV Asphalt Venture Freed

Crew Members of Hijacked MV Asphalt Venture Freed

Seven Indian seafarers who have been held hostage since their ship, the MV Asphalt Venture, was hijacked in the ...

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Petro Poroshenko Bloc Proposes Privatization of ...

Petro Poroshenko Bloc Proposes Privatization of Ukrainian Seaports

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party, the Petro Poroshenko Bloc, has proposed suspending the granting of ...

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Clarksons: Caribbean Crude Exports to Boost VLCC Demand

Caribbean Crude Exports Likely to Boost VLCC Demand

The Caribbean region is raising in popularity when it comes to crude export with tonne-mile exports doubling in ...

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Norwegian Cruise Line Going Strong

Aerial Norwegian Sky

Norwegian Cruise Line reported strong performance for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 posting 13.7% revenue ...

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14TH WORLD CONFERENCE CITIES AND PORTS

This conferences organized every two years, the World Conferences of AIVP gather between 400 and 600 participants. The World Conferences are intended for port and urban decision-makers (elected representatives and technical experts), researchers and academics, as well as economical and institutional partners of the port areas’ development. These conferences have for main objectives to develop some practices and know-how but also to be a showcase of port’s projects or realizations, to exchange experiences between decision-makers and other economic actors for the ports’ development, to increase institutional and public authorities’ awareness of the main assets of the port area and finally, to reinforce transversal exchanges between the various decision-makers in order to initiate consultation and new working methods.

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Seatrade Middle East Maritime

In the 11 years since it’s launch in 2003, Seatrade Middle East Maritime has firmly established it’s place in the marketplace as the platform for industry to do business, network and unveil new products and services.

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11th Ballast Water Management Summit

ACI’s 11th Ballast Water Management Summit will focus on helping the shipping industry understand the state of play with the compulsory introduction of expensive and complex Ballast Water Management Systems on Vessels. As Type Approval from the USCG becomes more difficult to achieve and the imminent IMO Convention looming, the maritime industry is approaching a crisis on what to do when the convention comes into force.

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Marine Heavy Transport and Lift IV

This conference, the Fourth in the series from RINA, aims to bring together naval architects, operators, project engineers, warranty surveyors and designers to examine the various design and operational issues associated with this industry.

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First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered to ADM

First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered  to ADM

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), a US-based specialist in grain processing, has taken delivery of the first ...

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Ultramax Newbuild Ready for Charter

Ultramax Newbuild Ready for Charter

Drybulk operator Baltic Trading Limited  has taken delivery of the Baltic Hornet, a 64,000 dwt Ultramax ...

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European Ports to Promote Female Employment

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The European Sectoral Social Dialogue on Ports ratified two joint papers dealing with “Recommendations on Women’s ...

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DryShips Closes Shares Offering

DryShips Closes Shares Offering

New York Exchange-listed DryShips Inc. has closed the previously announced offering of 250 million shares of its ...

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KR to Help Move APEC towards Low Carbon Transport Future

KR to Help Move APEC towards Low Carbon Transport Future

Korean Register (KR), an IACS member classification society, has teamed up with the Asia-Pacific Economic ...

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Capital Product’s Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product's Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product Partners L.P., a tanker, container and drybulk vessel operator, has recorded USD 48.2 million in ...

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CMA CGM Continues with Bulbous Bow Retrofits

CMA CGM Continues with Bulbous Bow Retrofits

The CMA CGM Group will retrofit 10 of its vessels’ bulbous bows in order to continue improving its fleet’s energy ...

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Infographic: Panama Canal Expansion Facts and Figures

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The Panama Canal Expansion is the largest project at the Canal since its original construction. The project will ...

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Offshore Energy 2014 Exceeds Expectations

Offshore Energy 2014 Exceeds Expectations

The 7th annual Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) held on 28 & 29 October at Amsterdam RAI ...

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Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

American shipbuilder Vigor Industrial held a christening ceremony on Saturday, October 25th for its new drydock, ...

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Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica’s labor ministry presented a proposal to invest around USD 260 million in Port of Limón and further USD ...

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India to Buy Polar Research Vessel

India to Buy Polar Research Vessel

India’s Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the acquisition of a Polar Research Vessel for the ...

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Mobile App to Slash Freight Costs

Mobile App to Cut Freight Costs

Dutch companies will soon be the first in the world to be able to sign for goods via mobile phone, according to the ...

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ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has strongly condemned the actions of the Costa Rican ...

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IMB Reports Rise in Small Tanker Hijackings

IMB Reports Rise in Small Tanker Hijackings

While pirate attacks on the world’s seas have fallen for the third consecutive year, small tanker hijacks by armed ...

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Delays Increasing at Californian Twin Ports

Port of Los Angeles

Worsening port congestion in Californian ports prompted by rising container volumes have forced rising number of ...

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DSME Bags LNG Carrier Duo

DSME Bags LNG Carrier Duo1

Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has won an order for two LNG carriers, ...

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Fincantieri, Vittoria Shipyard Join Forces

Fincantieri

  Trieste-based shipbuilder Fincantieri and Vittoria Shipyard, located in Adria (Rovigo), specialized in naval ...

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