Drydocks World Completes World’s Largest Turret

drydocks.gov.ae turret completion

Dubai’s maritime engineering business Drydocks World celebrated today the sail-away of the world’s largest ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Jun 29 – Jul 3)

Readers Picks

Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a ...

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Grimaldi Orders Three More PCTCs in China

Grimaldi Orders Three More PCTCs in China

Italian shipowner Grimaldi Group has signed an USD 165 million agreement for the construction of three Pure Car ...

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Scottish Ferry Workers in Double Strike Action

Scottish Ferry Workers in Double Strike Action

The UK shipping union RMT confirmed that unionised workers of Scotland’s Caledonian MacBrayne (CalMac) and ...

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ICBC Leasing Pens USD 1.1bn Deal with Jaccar and Seatrade

ICBC Leasing Pens USD 1.1bn Deal with Jaccar and Seatrade

ICBC Leasing, a unit of Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., has signed loan deals with Belgian reefer ...

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MSC Opera Finds New Home in Cuba

MSC Opera

Cruise line company MSC Cruises announced today that, starting in December 2015, its 2,120-guest MSC Opera will ...

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Rolls-Royce Spearheads Study into Autonomous Ships

Rolls-Royce Spearheads Study into Autonomous Ships

Rolls-Royce is to lead the new EUR 6.6 million Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative to produce ...

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Kim Nirvana Total Death Toll 45, One More Rescued

Kim Nirvana Death Toll Rises to 40, 6 Still Missing

Search and rescue crews have recovered nine more bodies from a ferry that capsized some 200 meters off the Port of ...

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Stena RoRo Charters Three Godby Sisters

Stena RoRo Charters Three Godby Sisters

Sweden’s Stena RoRo has reached an agreement with the Finnish shipping company Godby Shipping to long-term ...

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2015 on Track to Break Record in Dry Bulk Scrapping?

2015 on Track to Break Record in Dry Bulk Scrapping

The 2015 appears to be running on a path toward becoming another record year in the dry bulk demolition activity. ...

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Pilbara Ports in Clover

Pilbara Ports in Clover

Australia’s Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) has delivered a record annual throughput of 619.8 million tonnes ...

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Engie’s LNG Heading to Beijing this Winter

Engie LNG to Keep Beijing Warm and Running this Winter

French energy distribution company Engie (formerly GDF Suez) and Beijing Enterprise Group (BEG) have used the ...

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China Allows Valemaxes into Its Ports

China Allows Valemaxes into Its Ports

China’s Ministry of Transport and the National Development and Reform Commission issued a notice on Thursday, ...

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California Approves Maritime Emissions Treatment System

California Approves Maritime Emissions Treatment System

Clean Air Engineering-Maritime (CAEM) has received California Air Resources Board (CARB) approval for the first ...

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Spotted: Nordana Star Makes a Splash

Nordana Star Hits the Water

Today’s spotted brings you an image of general cargo ship Nordana Star being launched at Dutch shipbuilder ...

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Gazprom and Gasunie Sign Small Scale LNG Deal

Gazprom and Gasunie Sign Small Scale LNG Deal

Russian oil and gas major Gazprom and a Dutch natural gas infrastructure and transportation company Gasunie have ...

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Greek Shipowners Consider Setting Course to Cyprus

Greek Shipowners Consider Setting Course to Cyprus

Greek shipowners are considering a move to Cyprus due to the current financial crisis in the country and possible ...

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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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3rd Annual LNG Bunkering 2015 Conference

IBC’s ‘LNG Bunkering Summit’ returns for the 3rd time, with a view to profile latest developments and opportunities in key trade routes globally, and particularly in Singapore.

Join your industry partners as they crack the ‘chicken and egg’ dilemma while focusing on first-mover benefits, infrastructure, supply and pricing that makes switching to LNG a viable option.

The 3rd LNG Bunkering Summit is part of a suite of events in The Bunkering Week, which incorporates 3 co located conferences and will attract over 200 top decision makers. LNG Suppliers, Traders, Ship Owners and builders will convene to address commercial, regulatory, supply-demand, price and global market issues.

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Contact Details:
Email: register@ibcasia.com.sg
Telephone: +65 6508 2401
Fax: +65 6508 2407
Mail: IBC Asia (S) PTE LTD, 111 Somerset Road, TripleOne Somerset #10-06 Singapore 238164

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7th Bunkering in Asia 2015 Conference

If Quality and Compliance challenges were not enough, oil prices have provided a further twist to industry dynamics. Further, recent developments have yet again resulted in a review of credit and counter party risk management within the value chain.

What then should the industry response be? How can we look ahead and determine strategies that have a positive impact on our business? If tapping successfully into new market segments was high priority, assessing watertight alternatives to protect your business is of equal importance.

Part of The Bunkering Week, the 7th Bunkering in Asia is back in Singapore to provide networking, expert viewpoints, and commercial opinions that matter.

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Contact Details:
Email: register@ibcasia.com.sg
Telephone: +65 6508 2401
Fax: +65 6508 2407
Mail: IBC Asia (S) PTE LTD, 111 Somerset Road, TripleOne Somerset #10-06 Singapore 238164

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Scrubber Summit Conference 2015

When reviewing the Exhaust Gas Cleaning System investment, vessel route, the amount of time spent in an ECA region and long term HFO – MGO differentials are just some of the issues ship owners’ are grappling with.

The drop in oil prices though has shifted the market economics of investments in Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. Long touted as a viable option for complying with low sulphur regulations, the industry is now actively evaluating HFO – Scrubber economics, and taking decisions to embraced scrubber technology.

The Scrubber Summit is your platform to raise questions and get commercial and technical solutions from technology experts and ship owners. It is part of a suite of events in The Bunkering Week, which incorporates 3 co located conferences and will attract over 200 top decision makers.

More info

Contact Details:
Email: register@ibcasia.com.sg
Telephone: +65 6508 2401
Fax: +65 6508 2407
Mail: IBC Asia (S) PTE LTD, 111 Somerset Road, TripleOne Somerset #10-06 Singapore 238164

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UNESCO: Great Barrier Reef Not in Danger

Great Barrier Reef Not in Danger

UNESCO World Heritage Committee has decided not to list the Great Barrier Reef as “in danger” at its session held ...

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G6 Adds Halifax to Asia Suez Express Service

G6 Adds Halifax to Asia Suez Express Service

The G6 shipping alliance has added a call to the UK Port of Halifax to their Asia Suez Express (AZX) service ...

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Asia Gets First LNG-Powered Tugboat

Asia Gets First LNG-Powered Tugboat

China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) has taken delivery of Asia’s first tugboat Hai Yang Shi You 525, ...

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JES International Sues Former Administrative Assistant

JES International Sues Former Administrative Assistant

Singapore-based shipbuilder JES International Holdings Limited reported that four of its Chinese subsidiaries ...

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Container Equipment Prices Fall to Record Lows

APL Oakland CA Terminal

Low material costs and stable demand has driven the price of new container equipment down to record lows where it ...

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Sailors’ Society Launches Crisis Response Centre in Durban

Durban

Southampton-based seafarer support charity Sailors’ Society has launched a Crisis Response Centre in Durban, South ...

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BP Agrees to Pay Record Environmental Fine

BP Agrees to Pay Record Environmental Fine

Five years on from the Deepwater Horizon accident and spill in 2010 that took 11 lives, oil major BP has reached ...

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Spotted: Anthem of the Seas Dwarfs Vigo Cruise Terminal

Anthem of the Seas Dwarfs Vigo Cruise Terminal

Spanish Port of Vigo has welcomed over 6,000 cruise passengers and crew today on board the world’s second ...

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Milaha Buys Remaining Stake in 2 LNG Carriers

Milaha Buys Entire Stake in 2 LNG Carriers

Qatar-based holding company Milaha has through its wholly owned subsidiary – Qatar Shipping Company – ...

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