Gallery: First Ever Widened Boxship Reenters Service

First Ever Widened Boxship Reenters Service

After successful sea trials, the first ever container ship to undergo a process of widening, the MSC ...

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Police Seize Parts of Fincantieri Shipyard in Waste Probe

Police Seizes Parts of Fincantieri's Monfalcone Shipyard

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri suspended all of the production activities at its Monfalcone shipyard after the ...

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MOL Breaks Ground with Methanol-Fueled Carriers

MOL Breaks Ground with Methanol-Fueled Carriers

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has placed an order with Minaminippon Shipbuilding Co., Ltd ...

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TUI Cruises Back at Meyer Turku for Two More

tui cruises

German cruise line TUI Cruises GmbH has ordered two more cruise ships from Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku Oy. The ...

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Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell

Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell

South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a KRW 5.3 trillion (USD 4.7 billion) contract to build ...

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Cosco Bags USD 638mln Subsidy to Modernize Fleet

COSCO

China COSCO Holdings Company Limited has won a government subsidy worth approximately RMB 3.963 billion (USD 638.7 ...

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Exmar and John Fredriksen in USD 2.3bn LNG Joint Venture

Exmar and John Fredriksen in LNG Joint Venture

Belgian liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier owner and operator Exmar has agreed to integrate its LNG assets and ...

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Confidence in Shipping Industry at Seven-Year Low

Confidence in Shipping Industry at Seven-Year Low

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell during the three months to May 2015 to a level equal to the ...

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Hanjin, Hyundai and Yang Ming Launch Asia-WCSA Service

Hanjin, Hyundai and Yang Ming Launch Asia-Latin America Service

South Korean container line Hanjin Shipping is teaming up with compatriot Hyundai Merchant Marine and Taiwanese ...

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Ship Carrying Ammonium Sulfate Aground in the Dardanelles

Ship Carrying Ammonium Sulfate Runs Aground in the Dardanelles

An ammonium sulfate-laden general cargo ship ran aground due to rudder failure in the Dardanelles, Turkey, at ...

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Shell’s Second Rig Departs for Alaska

Shell's Second Rig Departs for Alaska

The crew of Royal Dutch Shell’s second of two Arctic drilling rigs Noble Discoverer departed the Port of ...

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Maersk’s Funding Operations in Greece Unaffected

Maersk's Funding Operations in Greece Unaffected

The shutdown of banks in Greece has not influenced A.P. Moller-Maersk’s funding operations in the country, ...

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Spotted: Ship-to-Ship Oil Transfer at Sohar Port

sohar

For today’s spotted article we have chosen a ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of fuel oil that took place last ...

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Empros Lines Starts New Europe-Arabian Gulf Service

Empros Lines Starts New Europe-Arabian Gulf Service

Greek liner and bulk carrier owner and operator Empros Lines has launched a new service connecting Belgium’s ...

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Star Bulk Sinks Deeper in Red

Star Bulk Sinks Deeper in Red

Dry bulk hipping company Star Bulk posted a net loss of USD 40.2 million in the first quarter of 2015 amid ...

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MES Delivers Bulker to Saville Shipping

MES Delivers Bulker to Saville Shipping

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES) delivered a 60,000 dwt type bulk carrier MV ...

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First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

The Government of Canada’s province of Quebec has introduced a CAD 1.5 billion Quebec Maritime Strategy, to ...

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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.

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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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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Wind Power Technology for Ships Tested at Sea

Wind Power Technology for Ships Tested at Sea

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail Solution, a new wind propulsion technology for ships, has passed its sea trials with flying ...

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Golar Presses On with Cameroon FLNG Project

Golar Presses On with Cameroon LNG Project

Bermuda-headquartered owner and operator of liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers Golar LNG Limited has agreed ...

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Ardmore Shipping Adds Second Newbuild

Ardmore-Seafox

Owner and operator of tankers Ardmore Shipping Corporation has taken delivery of its newbuild vessel, the Ardmore ...

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Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has chosen compatriot V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd to ...

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Teekay Offshore to Wrap Up USD 1.26bn Knarr FPSO Buy

Teekay Offshore to Wrap Up USD 1.26bn Knarr FPSO Buy

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. will complete the acquisition of the Petrojarl Knarr floating production, storage and ...

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CSDC Orders Four Tankers from Guangzhou

DryShips Closes Sale of Six Aframaxes

Hong Kong-listed China Shipping Development Company Limited has entered into a deal with Guangzhou Shipyard for ...

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Lim Ki-tack Elected Next IMO Secretary-General

Lim Ki-tack Elected Next IMO Secretary-General

South Korea’s Lim Ki-tack has today been elected to be the next Secretary-General of the International ...

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DryShips Closes Sale of Six Aframaxes

DryShips Closes Sale of Six Aframaxes

Owner of dry bulk carriers and tankers DryShips has wrapped up the sale of its six Aframax tankers to entities ...

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Egypt Wants to Include Suez Canal into Silk Road

Egypt Wants to Include Suez Canal in China's Silk Road

Egypt is keen on tapping into the potential offered by China’s Silk Road Economic Belt trade union especially ...

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