Bad Weather Closes Chilean Ports

Puerto Valparaiso

Chile’s Port Authority has issued a warning of adverse weather conditions and strong swells affecting the Chilean ...

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Irish Fast Ferry Blown Into Dock in Holyhead

Irish Fast Ferry Blown Into Dock in Holyhead

A fast ferry carrying 650 passengers and crew slammed into a dock in Ireland’s Port of Holyhead on Tuesday ...

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Hawaii Islands Bracing for Tropical Storm Guillermo

Hawaii Islands Bracing for Tropical Storm Guillermo

The U.S. Coast Guard continues to monitor and prepare for the arrival of Tropical Storm Guillermo in the main ...

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Inchcape Shipping Services Looking For New CEO

Captain Claus Hyldager

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) will start the search for a new Chief Executive Officer after the company’s ...

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MISC Doubles Quarterly Net Profit

MISC Doubles Quarterly Net Profit

Malaysia-based MISC Berhad, a shipping arm of Petronas, has more than doubled its net profit in the second quarter ...

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Genco Shipping Stays in Red

Genco Shipping Stays in Red

NYSE-listed dry bulk shipping company Genco Shipping & Trading Limited recorded USD 40.3 million net loss for ...

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VIDEO: 3-Minute Panama Canal Transition

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Have you ever passed through the Panama Canal? The following video, captured from Teekay’s Teesta Spirit, ...

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Bechtel to Design, Build First US-based Floating LNG Vessel

Bechtel to Design and Build First US-Based Floating LNG Vessel

San Francisco-based engineering, construction, and project management company Bechtel has been selected by Delfin ...

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Northwest Seaport Alliance Formally Kicks Off

Port of Tacoma

Commissioners from the U.S. ports of Tacoma and Seattle formally launched The Northwest Seaport Alliance on August ...

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Golar LNG to Boost Stake in Spin Out

Golar LNG to Boost Stake in Spin-off

Nasdaq-listed Golar LNG Limited has approved a unit purchase program under which the company may purchase up to USD ...

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CMA CGM Takes Second Guyanamax Boxship

CMA CGM

French container line CMA CGM took delivery of the CMA CGM Marseille, the second container ship in its three-vessel ...

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Molasses Spill, Horizon Buy Take a Chunk of Matson's Profit

Molasses Spill and Horizon Buy Take a Chunk of Matson's Profit

Honolulu-headquartered carrier Matson, Inc., reported net income of USD 9.9 million for the quarter ended June 30, ...

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Seafarers Welfare Organisations Merge Activivities

Seafarers Welfare Organisations Merge Piracy Response Activities

The boards of the International Seafarers Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) and the Maritime Piracy ...

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Caterpillar Marine Finishing Fure West Dual Fuel Conversion

Caterpillar Marine Picked for Fure West Dual Fuel Conversion

Hamburg-based marine engine builder Caterpillar Marine is completing the dual fuel engine retrofit conversion on ...

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VIDEO: DolWin Beta Platform Leaves Norway

DolWin Beta

DolWin beta platform sailed out on August 1st, 2015 from Haugesund, Norway, and it is on its way to the German ...

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Global Ship Lease Enters Sale-And-Leaseback Deal with OOCL

Global Ship Lease Enters Sale-And-Leaseback Deal with OOCL

NYSE-listed container ship charter owner Global Ship Lease (GSL) has signed a sale-and-leaseback contract with Hong ...

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UASC Settles on US Shipping Act Violation Claims

UASC Settles on US Shipping Act Violation Claims

U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has completed compromise agreements with Dubai-based United Arab Shipping ...

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16th Annual FPSO World Congress 2015

This year, we will bring together more than 750 key stakeholders from oil companies, vessel owners, shipyards, financial organisations…

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Marintec South America

Marintec – South American Maritime Exhibition for Shipbuilding, Platform and Maintenance

As part of the UBM/Seatrade portfolio, Marintec South America is a trade-show for anyone who wants to stay ahead in the maritime market.

Why visit?

  • Be inspired by thousands of products and services on show
  • Find out what´s new in the market by chatting to suppliers and peers
  • Come away with genuine solutions, exciting ideas, and a fresh outlook
  • Pick up new ideas from the experts of industry through our seminar sessions and technical presentation

Why Exhibit in Rio de Janeiro/ Brazil?

  • Rio de Janeiro is the headquarter of Petrobras and its mains shipyards / ship owners
  • Rio de Janeiro is an international reference center for training of professionals for the offshore oil and gas industry
  • Brazil produces over 2 million barrels of oil per day and the offshore production will double this by 2020
  • The Brazilian shipbuilding industry has been grown 19,5% per year since 2000
  • Investments in the industry should exceed BRL 200 billion before 2020
  • The oil and gas industry reached about 12% of the total Brazilian GDP and may reach 20% by 2020
  • The offshore exploration will move R$ 3.7 trillion over the next 30 years and will generate 87 million jobs
  • Petrobras’ total pre-salt needs estimate: 97 platforms, 510 support vessels and 140 oil tankers

Read more about the conference here.

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Salvage & Wreck Asia 2014

At Asia’s only specialist salvage and wreck removal conference, delegates heard from industry leaders on topics including…

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PIANC SMART Rivers Conference

The SMART Rivers Conference is a biennal forum bringing together those involved in river transport form developing and developed countries…

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Meyer Turku Starts Building LNG Ferry for Tallink

Meyer Turku Starts Building LNG Ferry for Tallink

Finnish shipyard Meyer Turku started constructing an LNG-powered fast ferry for the Estonian ferry operator AS ...

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China Consortium Signs Sewol Salvage Deal

China Consortium Signs Sewol Salvage Deal

A consortium of companies led by China’s  state-run Shanghai Salvage Co. has officially signed a contract ...

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Oil Spills after Tug Hits Bayonne Fuel Terminal Pier

Oil Spills after Tug Hits Bayonne Fuel Terminal Pier

U.S. Coast Guard crews are monitoring oil recovery operations in Bayonne, New Jersey, after around 1,000 gallons of ...

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TNG Snares One More Newbuilding Resale

TNG Snares One More Newbuilding Resale

Croatian tanker owner and operator Tankerska Next Generation (TNG) has snapped up another 50,000 dwt newbuilding ...

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Spotted: AAL Hong Kong Transports Eight Buses

AAL Bus transport 2

AAL has successfully transported a fleet of eight newly-built airport shuttle buses from Xingang, China, to ...

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Outlook for Shipping Sector Remains Negative-to-Stable

Outlook for Shipping Sector Remains Negative-to-Stable in FY16

India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has maintained a negative-to-stable outlook for the shipping sector for the ...

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Radioactive Container Found at Ashdod Port

Radioactive Container Found at Ashdod Port

Port workers at the Israeli Port of Ashdod were evacuated Monday after emergency teams discovered radiation ...

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Navigator Sails to Increased Profit

Navigator Sails to Increased Profit

NYSE-listed gas shipping company Navigator Holdings has reported  revenue of USD 84.1 million for the three months ...

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CMHI Issues USD 700 Million Notes to Boost Port Business

CMHI Issues USD 700 Million Notes to Boost Port Business

Hong Kong-listed China Merchants Holdings (International), a subsidiary of China Merchants Group, has ...

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