STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Facing Court Receivership

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Troubles for South Korean shipbuilders keep on coming the latest victim being STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co. ...

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China Okays CMA CGM’s Acquisition of NOL

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French container shipping giant CMA CGM today said that it has received an approval from the Anti-monopoly Bureau ...

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Singapore Exchange in Exclusive Talks to Acquire Baltic

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Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX) has entered into exclusive discussions with the Baltic Exchange Limited (Baltic) ...

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Oil Spill Pollutes Albanian Zvernec Coastline

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It is estimated that over 5 tons of crude oil spilled off the coast of Zvernec, Albania, and covered nearly five ...

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Siteam Anja’s Lightering Operation Starts

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After two attempts to reach the stricken oil tanker Siteam Anja failed due to inclement weather, a smaller tanker ...

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VIDEO: World’s Largest Cruise Ship on Display in ...

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Harmony of the Seas, the largest cruise ship in the world, arrived yesterday morning at the Cruise Port Rotterdam. ...

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Steam Packet to Invest in Two New Passenger Ships

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The Isle of Man passenger shipping company Steam Packet Company is planning to invest GBP 170 million (USD ...

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d’Amico Splashes Two New Handysize Tankers

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Shipping company d’Amico International Shipping S.A. launched two new 39,000 dwt Handysize eco product tankers ...

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Damen Presents Design of New Class Utility Vessel

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen has unveiled the design of the first of a new class of Damen utility vessel UV2410, which ...

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IBIA: Bunker Ships to Gain from BWM Exemption in Local Areas

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As the ratification of the Bunker tankers (BWM) Convention approaches, the International Maritime Organization ...

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STX France Sells Its Lorient Shipyard

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French shipbuilder STX France has decided to sell its Lorient shipyard located in Lanester to Kership, a joint ...

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El Faro’s Captain Relied on BonVoyage Forecasts

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In the latest testimonies of the second round of El Faro hearings the US Coast Guard’s Marine Board of ...

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Sembcorp Marine Refutes Petrobras Fraud Allegations

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Singapore-based global marine and offshore engineering company Sembcorp Marine Ltd said it would rigorously defend ...

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Nordic Pulls Five Ships Out of Handytankers Pool

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Copenhagen-listed shipowner Nordic Shipholding has decided to withdraw five of its vessels from the Handytankers ...

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Posidonia 2016

Posidonia is a firm fixture for the global shipping industry. Every two years it is the essential place for serious business at the largest…

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Breakbulk Europe 2016

Breakbulk Europe’s targeted programming will ensure that you develop skills and strategy to help you do your job more effectively.

New this year, will be several micro-seminars that will take place in the exhibit hall during the exhibition. And we’ll hold a series of conference sessions, featuring VIP shippers and others, over the course of the two-day exhibition.

Visit the Breakbulk Europe Exhibition, a four-day event being held at the Antwerp Expo in Antwerp, Belgium, to network and connect with over 350 exhibitors and sponsors that provide specialized services. Exhibitors and sponsors include specialized ocean carriers, freight forwarders, ports/ terminals, logistics providers, ground transportation, heavy air, export packers, equipment companies and more.

  • Over 7,200 participants attended Breakbulk Europe 2015
  • Meet with over 350 international exhibitors and sponsors
  • Hear from industry experts during the conference sessions
  • Learn new skills in the educational workshops

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5th Black Sea Ports and Shipping 2016

A two days Conference Programme will feature 30 world-class conference speakers addressing topical issues and challenges covering global…

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7th Annual International Port Security Conference

The SMi Group announces the 7th annual International Port Security Conference. The event will be held in London on the 1st and 2nd of June 2016.

The conference aims to bring together key decision makers in the industry to discuss modern methods of port security and provide effective learning experiences for all delegates through the carefully selected expert speaker line up.

Interacting with delegates from across the globe and hearing from industry leading experts will ensure delegates are up-to-date with high priority information that enables you to best secure your seaports, civilians and means of trade.

Topics to be discussed include terrorism, cyber terrorism, emergency intervention procedures, optimising technology use in security checks and case studies featuring some of the largest ports across the world. Our diverse range of topics will allow delegates to learn best practices for port security and understand further how other ports are resolving core challenges.

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HMM Nets USD 570 Mn Debt-for-Equity Swap Deal

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Struggling South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine has concluded a deal with its creditors, led by ...

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RINA Buys Edif Group

Ugo Salerno CEO RINA S.p.a. (right) and Tim Dunn Partner Phoenix Equity Partners (left) sign the contract for RINA’s acquisition of the Edif Group; Image Courtesy: RINA

Genoa-based classification society RINA has signed an agreement for the acquisition of the Edif Group, the UK ...

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VesselsValue CEO: Value of Majority Ship Types at Record Low

Richard Rivlin, CEO and founder of VV; Image Courtesy: VesselsValue

In May 2011, the mapping, ship search and valuation provider, VesselsValue launched its business operation, ...

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Maersk Line Ties Latin America and Asia with New Service

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Danish container shipping company Maersk Line has decided to optimize its AC network with the launch of the AC1 ...

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France: Elengy Terminals Blocked amid Strike

Illustration; Image Courtesy: FO union

Loading and unloading operations at Elengy terminals in France have been suspended due to a workers’ strike. ...

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Greek Dockers Plan Continuous Strike over Privatization

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Greek ports could face complete stoppage as the Port of Piraeus Dockworkers’ Union announced that they plan ...

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Euroseas in Pursuit of Younger Tonnage

Aristides Pittas, Chairman and CEO of Euroseas; Image Courtesy: Nasdaq

Euroseas, owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels, is looking to avail of the low ship prices ...

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Bulk Invest to Be Delisted from Oslo Børs

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The shares of Norwegian dry bulk company Bulk Invest ASA are to be delisted from Oslo Børs, the Norwegian stock ...

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Gwadar Port Operators Exempted from Tax

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A 23-year tax exemption has been approved for Chinese operators of Gwadar port in Pakistan by the country’s ...

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MV Sparna Continues Journey to Japan after Repairs

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The Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier Sparna has been granted approval to leave its mooring at the Kalama, Washington ...

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Pioneer Marine Abandons Two Final Newbuildings

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Oslo-listed shipowner and dry bulk transporter Pioneer Marine has decided to terminate the last two of ...

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Golar LNG Partners Wraps Up Golar Tundra Acquisition

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Nasdaq-listed Golar LNG Partners LP has completed the acquisition of the FSRU Golar Tundra from Golar LNG Limited ...

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