Rotterdam Port Tariffs to Rise by Half the Rate of Inflation

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The port tariffs paid by sea-going vessels in Rotterdam will increase by 0.3 percent next year, according to the ...

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SHI Cancels USD 774 Million LNG FPSO Order

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South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has terminated a contract for the construction of a liquefied ...

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Advertorial: Online foreclosure auction vessel Flinterbirka

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The multi-purpose seagoing motor cargo vessel named “Flinterbirka” will be auctioned online by BVA-Nautic.com.

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Princess to Pay Largest-Ever Penalty for Dumping Oily Waste

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California-based cruise line Princess Cruises, part of Carnival Corporation, has agreed to pay USD 40 million ...

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Höegh LNG Inks 20-Year FSRU Contract in Ghana

Illustration. Image Courtesy: Höegh LNG

Höegh LNG has signed a contract with Quantum Power Ghana Gas Limited to provide a floating storage and ...

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World's First Wind Turbine Components Carrier Opens Wide

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Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Wind Power has presented the world’s first heavy cargo Roll on/Roll off ...

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Shanghai Maritime Court Orders Varun to Pay Amba Bhakti Crew

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Shanghai Maritime Court has ordered the owner of the crude oil tanker Amba Bhakti to pay USD 110,000 to the ...

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UK Ports Detain Three Foreign Flagged Vessels in November

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Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control ...

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Optimarin First BWT System Supplier to Get USCG Approval

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Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has become the first system supplier to gain full US ...

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Gallery: Fincantieri Lays Keel for Seabourn Ovation

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Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has held a keel laying ceremony for Seabourn Ovation, the second of two ...

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Seatrans Opts For DNV GL's Fleet Performance Management Kit

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Norwegian company Seatrans Ship Management has signed up 20 vessels to the DNV GL fleet performance management ...

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STX France Kicks Off Construction of MSC Bellissima

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Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has held a steel cutting ceremony for MSC Bellissima, the second of the ...

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KNOT Offshore Partners Wraps Up Raquel Knutsen Deal

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Scotland-headquartered KNOT Offshore Partners LP has completed its acquisition of the ownership interests in the ...

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10th annual Border Security Conference

The 2017 conference will possibly be the most relevant and topical event to date as we enter our 10th successive year. With the rise of cross…

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Salvage & Wreck Awards 2016

Highlights Include:
3 new streams on law and insurance, tugs and towage, chemical and oil spill response
Exclusive VIP Networking Lunch on day one…

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Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology 2017

After last year’s huge success the SMi Group is proud to announce the 2nd Maritime Reconnaissance and Surveillance Technology. The event…

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Euromaritime 2017

The Euromaritime event will take place in Europe for three days. This is one of the major and influential trade events dealing with marine…

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Höegh LNG Partners Buys Ownership Stake in Höegh Grace

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NYSE-listed Höegh LNG Partners LP has agreed to acquire a 51% ownership interest in the entities that own and ...

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MTBS Starts Developing Sri Lanka's Port Master Plan

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Maritime & Transport Business Solutions (MTBS), a consultancy firm from the Netherlands, began developing Sri ...

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Ahrenkiel and Vogemann Bolster Bulker Pact

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Hamburg-based shipping companies, Ahrenkiel Steamship and H. Vogemann Reederei, are merging their activities ...

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IRClass Becomes RO for Three More Flag States

Vijay Arora, Joint Managing Director of IRClass. Image Courtesy: IRClass

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has obtained authorisation to act as Recognised Organisation (RO) to carry ...

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CMA CGM Boosts Links between Adriatic Sea and Egypt

French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its coverage between the Adriatic Sea and Egypt by introducing ...

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Diana Finds Work for Two Bulkers

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Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for its two vessels, the M/V ...

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OSG Completes Split-Up of Its Businesses

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NYSE-listed tanker owner and operator Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has completed the previously announced ...

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Seanergy Maritime Adds Capesize Bulker

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Athens-based dry bulk shipping specialist Seanergy Maritime Holdings has taken delivery of a 178,838 dwt Capesize ...

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Maersk Line Seals Hamburg Süd Deal

Source: Hamburg Süd

World’s largest container carrier, Maersk Line A/S, and the Oetker Group have reached an agreement for Maersk ...

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Gallery: Singapore's PPT 5 from a Drone's Perspective

The images above show Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal (PPT) 5 from a drone’s perspective and were ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers Takes Fifth Tanker from GSI

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Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Goal, a 113,000 DWT LR2 ...

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Norden Hits Mother Lode in the Philippines

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Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S has entered into a 10-year contract to transport 20-24 ...

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