Heysehaven Welcomes First Offshore Vessel

Heysehaven Welcomes First Offshore Vessel

The first offshore ship arrived at the new Franklin Offshore quay on the Heysehaven, at the Port of Rotterdam on Tuesday 28 October, marking the semi-official reinstatement of  Heysehaven as an offshore port.  The first ...

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Gate Terminal to Upgrade Break Bulk Infrastructure

Dutch LNG Terminal to Upgrade Break Bulk Infrastructure

Gate terminal, the first LNG import terminal in the Netherlands, has signed a EUR 76 million (USD 95.4m) financing ...

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Blue Star Ferries Taps into Solar Power

Greek Ferry First to Feature Aquarius MAS

Eco Marine Power (EMP) has for the first time ever installed an Aquarius Management & Automation System (MAS) ...

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Navig8 Readies Suez8 Fleet

Navig8 Readies Suez8 Fleet

Navig8 has acquired eight Konig & Cie Suezmaxes from Gemini Tankers that will form part of a new Suezmax pool, ...

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MOL Performs Worse

MOL Performs Worse

 Japanese shipowner Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) posted JPY 890 billion in revenue figures, operating income of 4.2 ...

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Sustainable Shipping Initiative Sets Out Shared Commitments

Sustainable Shipping Initiative Sets Out Shared Commitments

International shipping coalition Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), focused on uniting commercial growth with ...

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Seaspan Gets Fifth SAVER Containership

Seaspan Gets Fifth SAVER Containership

Seaspan Corporation has accepted delivery of a 10000 TEU SAVER design containership, the MOL Brightness, ...

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Wärtsilä, Diesel United Extend Cooperation

Diesel United signing

Wärtsilä and Diesel United Ltd in Japan have signed a ten-year renewal of their co-operation agreement for the ...

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Offshore Energy 2014 Exceeds Expectations

Offshore Energy 2014 Exceeds Expectations

The 7th annual Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC) held on 28 & 29 October at Amsterdam RAI ...

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CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

Compañía Sudamericana de Vapores (CSAV) has christened the first two out of seven 9,300 TEU container ships ordered ...

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HHI Posts Worst Quarterly Loss

HHI Posts Worst Quarter Loss2

The world’s biggest shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) recorded the worst quarterly net loss so far, ...

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Norwegian Cruise Line Going Strong

Aerial Norwegian Sky

Norwegian Cruise Line reported strong performance for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 posting 13.7% revenue ...

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First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered to ADM

First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered  to ADM

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), a US-based specialist in grain processing, has taken delivery of the first ...

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Ultramax Newbuild Ready for Charter

Ultramax Newbuild Ready for Charter

Drybulk operator Baltic Trading Limited  has taken delivery of the Baltic Hornet, a 64,000 dwt Ultramax ...

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DryShips Closes Shares Offering

DryShips Closes Shares Offering

New York Exchange-listed DryShips Inc. has closed the previously announced offering of 250 million shares of its ...

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DSME Strikes Again

DSME Strikes Again

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has won orders for three container ships ...

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Capital Product’s Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product's Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product Partners L.P., a tanker, container and drybulk vessel operator, has recorded USD 48.2 million in ...

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Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

American shipbuilder Vigor Industrial held a christening ceremony on Saturday, October 25th for its new drydock, ...

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Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica’s labor ministry presented a proposal to invest around USD 260 million in Port of Limón and further USD ...

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Mobile App to Slash Freight Costs

Mobile App to Cut Freight Costs

Dutch companies will soon be the first in the world to be able to sign for goods via mobile phone, according to the ...

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VIDEO: Highlights of the Day Two at Offshore Energy 2014

Highlights of the Day Two at Offshore Energy 2014

The second and final day of the Offshore Energy 2014 event has been wrapped up in the following video bringing you ...

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124 Oil Tankers to Join Global Fleet in 2014

124 Oil Tankers to Join Global Fleet in 2014

Some 124 vessels are expected to enter the oil tanker trading fleet in 2014, while 60 tankers were forecast to be ...

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ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has strongly condemned the actions of the Costa Rican ...

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Delays Increasing at Californian Twin Ports

Port of Los Angeles

Worsening port congestion in Californian ports prompted by rising container volumes have forced rising number of ...

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DSME Bags LNG Carrier Duo

DSME Bags LNG Carrier Duo1

Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has won an order for two LNG carriers, ...

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