APM Terminals Orders Cranes for MedPort Tangier

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The Netherlands-based terminal operator APM Terminals has ordered new cranes to equip its new container ...

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d’Amico Adds Three Product Tankers

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Tanker shipping company d’Amico International Shipping has added a 39,000 dwt handysize vessel and two 50,000 dwt ...

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ITF Raises New Safety Concerns about Panama Canal's Locks

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The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) again raised concerns about the safety of the Panama ...

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New VLGC Joins BW LPG's Fleet

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Singapore’s gas carrier owner BW LPG has further expanded its fleet as it took delivery of the first of four ...

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Report: Hanjin Looking to Shut Down European Ops

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Some two months after filing for court receivership, the financially troubled Hanjin Shipping is looking to close ...

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OSG Gets Nod to Split Up Businesses

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NYSE-listed Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has received approval to separate its international and domestic ...

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OCEAN Alliance Receives Approval from FMC

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The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has concluded its review of the proposed OCEAN Alliance, allowing it to ...

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Two Greek Firms to Pay USD 1.3 Mn for Dumping Oily Waste

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The ship operator Angelakos Hellas SA and ship owner Gallia Graeca Shipping were ordered by U.S. District Court in ...

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Maersk Admits to Duplicity in Vessel Recycling Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has admitted that its own ...

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Crewman Dies in Fall aboard Ship off Tynemouth

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A man died after falling from a great height aboard a vessel anchored near Tynemouth, UK, on October 20, according ...

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Ferus Smit Splashes Second Arklow Ship

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Dutch shipbuilding company Ferus Smit has launched the second in a series of ten vessels being built for ...

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Dutch Firms to Visit Iran, Explore Economic Opportunities

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Port development and maritime technology will be in focus of the visit of the Netherlands’ Minister of ...

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Liberia Proposes More Time for Shipowners to Adjust to BWMS

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The Liberian Maritime Administration is to introduce a proposal to the meeting of the IMO Marine Environmental ...

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EESC Pushes for Polluter Pays Principle in Shipbreaking

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The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) adopted an own initiative opinion that calls on the European ...

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Evergreen Upgrades Asia-Australia Network

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Taiwanese container carrier Evergreen Line has teamed up with its compatriot Yang Ming Marine Transport (YML), ...

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Denmark to Initiate Study on Unmanned Ships

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The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has taken a step toward the masterless ships as it is launching a pre-study on ...

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Clarksons: Non-Delivery Could Hit Record Levels in 2016

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Non-delivery of vessels on the orderbook, which has been a prominent theme in shipbuilding in the last decade, ...

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Hurtigruten Chooses Names for New Expedition Ships

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Norwegian cruise line Hurtigruten has unveiled the names of its new hybrid-powered expedition ships, Roald Amundsen ...

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SCPA Handles Slightly More Boxes in Q1 FY 2017

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The US South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) recorded a 1.4 percent increase during the first quarter of the 2017 ...

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ClassNK Gives Nod to LNG Bunkering Vessel Design

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Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction has received Approval in Principle (AIP) for a 7,500 cbm liquefied ...

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EGA Opens Kamsar Container Terminal in Guinea

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UAE’s Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has officially opened a container terminal in its new port facility at ...

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ACP Rises Maximum Draft for Neopanamaxes

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Based on the present and projected water level of Gatun Lake for the upcoming weeks, the Panama Canal Authority ...

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Alang's Leela Yard Gets Social Accountability Certification

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Alang-based yard Leela Ship Recycling has become the first ship recycling facility in South Asia to receive the ...

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ACL Christens New G4 CONRO Ship in Liverpool

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Atlantic Container Line (ACL), an American shipping company owned by the Italian Grimaldi Group, has christened the ...

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Car Carrier on Fire in Port of Antwerp

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The Antwerp fire department is currently cooling the 1989-built car carrier Silver Sky which burst into ...

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Maersk Line Makes a Comeback to Iran

Danish shipping giant Maersk Line has restored its services to and from Iran, after a five-year absence from this ...

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ECSA: Challenges of Polar Shipping

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Ahead of the entry into force of the International Code for ships operating in polar waters, or the Polar Code, in ...

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