Spotted: Tight Squeeze through Miraflores Locks

Tight Squeeze through Miraflores

The Panama Canal Authority shared this photo of the China-flagged bulk carrier Yun Long Feng waiting for a lock ...

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Mediterranean Rescue Teams Stretched Beyond Their Means

Mediterranean Rescue Teams Stretched Beyond Their Means

The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) is re-launching its ‘Members Assisting Members’ webpage to help ...

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Hyundai Mipo Strikes Again

Hyundai Mipo Strikes Again

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has won an order for two Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) ships, worth a ...

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VIDEO: Take a Tour of Besiktas Shipyard

Take a Tour of Besiktas Shipyard

Maintenance is a key aspect of keeping ships in service and improving their durability and life expectancy. Since ...

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Star Bulk Reports USD 105.2M Loss

Star Bulk

Dry bulk shipping company Star Bulk has posted a net loss of USD 105.2 million for the first half of 2015 due to ...

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Greece to Sell Two Largest Ports under Identical Terms

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Greek ruling party Syriza has proposed a change in the terms of the sale of the country’s second largest port ...

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Samsung Heavy, Korea Eximbank Take Reins at Sungdong

Samsung Heavy and Korea Eximbank Take Reins at Sungdong Shipbuilding

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries and the Export-Import Bank of Korea (Korea Eximbank) have agreed ...

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Deal Struck on MyFerryLink Dispute

MyFerryLink Dispute

Staff representatives of SCOP-SeaFrance, Eurotunnel and DFDS, with the assistance of the French transport minister ...

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Indian Shipbuilders to Get a Lifeline

Indian Shipbuilders to Get a Lifeline

The Indian government is about to consider a subsidy scheme intended for the domestic shipbuilding industry ...

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Greenwich Cruise Liner Terminal Given All-Clear

Greenwich Cruise Liner Terminal Given All-Clear

The Mayor of London’s office has given the go-ahead to build London’s first ever passenger cruise ...

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China Merchants Posts Double-Digit Profit Jump

China Merchants Posts Double-Digit Profit Jump

China Merchants Holdings (International) Company Limited, the country’s largest port operator, reported HKD ...

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Evergreen Offloads SINOPACIFIC Stake

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Evergreen Holding Group (Evergreen) has entered into an agreement with investment holding company CIMC Enric ...

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Ferguson to Build CalMac Eco Ferries

Ferguson to Build CalMac Eco Ferries

Scotland’s Ferguson Marine Engineering Limited has been selected as the preferred tenderer for the GBP 97 ...

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MIT Readies for Boxship Giants

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Manzanillo International Terminal-Panama (MIT) received four new ZPMC Super Post-Panamax gantry cranes (with 25 ...

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Pioneer Marine Adds First Green Dolphin Handysize

Pioneer Marine Adds First Green Dolphin Handysize

Oslo-listed dry bulk specialist Pioneer Marine Inc. has taken delivery of its first 38,464 dwt, Green Dolphin ...

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Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Trio

Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Trio

Ulsan-based shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has won an order for the construction of three gas carriers worth a ...

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Drewry: What to Do with Family Silver?

What to Do with Family Silver?

The strategies of the major shipping lines regarding terminal ownership are surprisingly varied, with carriers ...

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Iranian Fishermen Flee from Somali Pirates

Iranian Fishermen Flee from Somali Pirates

An Iranian fishing dhow and its crew members managed to escape from Somali pirates after being held hostage ...

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CMA CGM Posts 67 Percent Quarterly Profit Growth

CMA CGM Posts 67 Percent Quarterly Profit Growth

French container line CMA CGM Group recorded USD 156 million net profit for the quarter ended June 30, up 66.7% ...

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Eimskip Scraps Boxship Order in China

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 The Icelandic Steamship Company (Eimskip) has decided to cancel a container ship ordered at Chinese ...

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Puerto Bahia Multi-Modal Terminal Up and Running

Puerto Bahia Multi-Modal Terminal Up and Running

Colombia-based port developer and operator Pacific Infrastructure Ventures Inc. (Pacinfra) has put into action ...

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HPA CEO: Talks with MUA Useful and Constructive

Talks with MUA Useful and Constructive

Following the first day of resumed talks between Hutchison Ports Australia (HPA) and the Maritime Union of ...

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VIDEO: NASSCO Launches Second LNG Boxship

NASSCO Launches Second LNG Boxship

California-based shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO launched the second of two of the world’s first liquefied ...

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Bunkers Resorts to Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

Bunkers Resorts to Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

 Florida’s marine fuel provider Bunkers International Corp (Bunkers) and its affiliated companies have filed ...

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Rotterdam Joins Indonesian Deep-Sea Port Project

Port of Rotterdam Authority Joins Indonesian Deep-Sea Port Project

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed a partnership agreement with the Indonesian Port Corporation Pelindo I ...

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BW LPG Takes Fifth VLGC Newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy

BW LPG Takes Fifth VLGC Newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy

Singapore-based owner and operator of gas carriers BW LPG Limited has taken delivery of BW Libra, the fifth Very ...

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COSCO Dalian Linked to VLCC Order at DACKS

COSCO Dalian Linked to VLCC Order at DACKS

China’s shipping company Dalian Ocean Shipping CO. (COSCO Dalian) is reported to have ordered two Very Large ...

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