Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Orders Two Expedition Cruise Ships

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German cruise company Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, owned by TUI AG, has been confirmed as the owner of the two expedition ...

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VTTI Suspends Ops at Malaysian Terminal due to Oil Spill

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Energy storage company VTTI, owned by energy trader Vitol, has suspended operations at its terminal in Malaysia due ...

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Spotted: Giant Pipe Racks on HHL Valparaiso

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German shipping company Hansa Heavy Lift has transported five pipe racks and three modules for a new floating ...

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MSC to Add New Cheetah Service

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Switzerland-headquartered Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) plans to launch a new weekly container service ...

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NordLB Expands Risk Provisioning from Ship Financing

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Due to the severe deterioration in the shipping markets during the first half of 2016, German shipping ...

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Damen Opts for AEC Maritime Scrubbers

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen has inked a Sales Agreement with compatriot scrubber producer AEC Maritime, which will ...

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Klaveness, EGD Partner Up on Two Newbuildings

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Norwegian company Klaveness Shipholding and its compatriot EGD Shipholding have reached an agreement to partner in ...

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London Spirit Joins Teekay’s Fleet

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Bermuda-based shipping company Teekay Corporation welcomed another Suezmax tanker, the London Spirit, to its fleet ...

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Report: Hanjin Shipping Submits New Self-Rescue Plan

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South Korean container carrier Hanjin Shipping has submitted a new self-rescue plan which would see the company ...

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Matson Orders Con-Ro Duo for Its Hawaii Fleet

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US-based shipping company Matson Navigation Company has signed a USD 511 million contract with shipbuilder General ...

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Pacific Basin Orders BWMS Retrofitting for 20 Ships

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Hong Kong-based bulk shipping company Pacific Basin Shipping Limited has established a Ballast Water Management ...

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Bosphorus Strait to Close during Bridge Opening

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Vessel traffic in the Bosphorus Strait is scheduled to close tomorrow due to the opening of the Yavuz Sultan Selim ...

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Indonesian Navy Arrests Rogue Vier Harmoni

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The Indonesian Navy’s Western Fleet Quick Response Team (WFQR) of Tanjung Pinang Naval Base has found and arrested ...

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Seaspan Raises USD 80 Mn by Selling Shares

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Hong-Kong based shipping company Seaspan Corporation has closed the sale of its previously announced public ...

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Booming ME Refinery Capacity Bad News for Crude Tankers?

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A steep rise in refinery capacity in the Middle East could diminish oil trade growth and with it prospects for ...

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Höegh LNG Readies for Start-Up of Colombian FSRU Project

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Norway-based owner and operator of floating LNG import terminals, Höegh LNG, is preparing for the start-up of the ...

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Navios Holdings Plans to Further Reduce Its Expenses

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Greek dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Holdings reported its quarterly net loss at USD 26.4 million, ...

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Spotted: Viking Grace Receives 1000th LNG Top-Up

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In today’s spotted we bring you the LNG-powered cruise ferry, Viking Grace, receiving its 1,000th supply of ...

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First BWTS-Fitted Oceangoing Laker Sails the Great Lakes

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The 2016-built oceangoing laker Federal Caribou, owned by Canadian bulk shipowner Fednav Limited, recently ...

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BW LPG Plunges into Loss amid Depressed LPG Spot Rates

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Oslo-listed BW LPG Limited has reported a loss of USD 55.6 million in the second quarter of 2016, representing a ...

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Bulk Carrier Crew Taken Hostage, Beaten by Robbers

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Two crew members from a bulk carrier were taken hostage and beaten when a group of armed robbers boarded their ...

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K Line to Set Up 2 Asia India Pakistan Services

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Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (“K” Line) is to launch two new Asia/India/Pakistan ...

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FMC "Stops the Clock" on Ocean Alliance Agreement

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Shipping companies from the Ocean Alliance have encountered another hurdle as the US Federal Maritime Commission ...

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NTSB Recovers 26 Hours of Data from El Faro's VDR

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About 26 hours of information was recovered from El Faro’s voyage data recorder (VDR), including bridge ...

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Volumes Surge at Ports of Stockholm

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Sweden’s Ports of Stockholm saw an increase in both container cargo volumes as well as RoRo volumes in the ...

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Alphaliner: Hapag-Lloyd Unveils UASC's USD 4 Bn Debt

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Ahead of Hapag-Lloyd’s annual general meeting, the German company has revealed the financials of its merger ...

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APL to Launch India Pakistan Europe Service

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Singapore-based container shipping company APL plans to set up a new weekly service – the India ...

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