Stolt-Nielsen and Sungas Sell Stake in Avance Gas

Stolt-Nielsen and Sungas Sell Stake in Avance Gas

Stolt-Nielsen Gas, a subsidiary Norway’s liquid bulk transporter Stolt-Nielsen Limited,  and Sungas Holdings ...

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South Korea Opens Bidding for Sewol Ferry Salvage

South Korea Opens Bidding for Sewol Ferry Salvage

The government of South Korea has today opened bidding to select a salvage company to raise the Sewol ferry which ...

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Indonesia Opens First Green Container Terminal

Indonesia Opens First Green Container Terminal

Indonesian state-owned terminal operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Pelindo III) inaugurated the Lamong Bay ...

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Höegh LNG to Speed Up Investment in New FSRUs

Höegh LNG to Speed Up Investment in New FSRUs

Owner and operator of floating LNG terminals Höegh LNG plans to tap further into the rising market potential of the ...

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BW LPG: Q1 2015 Had Strongest Ever Charter Rates

BW LPG Reaps Fruit from Strongest Ever Charter Rates

BW LPG, the world’s top very large gas carrier (VLGC) owner and operator, recorded a rise in profit, ...

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Image of the Day: Razor-Sharp X-BOW

Razor-Sharp X-BOW

Well this is a sight we don’t have a chance of seeing too often. The image shows an offshore construction ...

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Nippon Foundation to Set Aside USD 100 Million for WMU

Nippon Foundation to Set Aside USD 100 Million for World Maritime University

Japan’s Nippon Foundation plans to set up a special endowment fund worth USD 100 million to support Swedish ...

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Lomar Takes Delivery of 64,000 DWT Bulker

Lomar Takes Delivery of 64,000 DWT Bulker

China-based COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard Co. has delivered a 64,000 DWT bulk carrier named Queen Cuki to its European ...

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First Nations Shocked By Pacific NorthWest LNG Agreements

BC First Nations Shocked By Pacific NorthWest LNG Agreements

The leadership of Treaty 8 First Nations says it is astounded by the Province of British Columbia’s ...

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Blast Injures Two Petrobras Platform Workers

Blast Injures Two Petrobras Platform Workers

Two workers sustained burns in a blast that occurred on Wednesday morning on board the P-56 offshore oil production ...

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Growing Trade and Mega Ships Top Euro Ports Concern List

Growing Trade and Mega Ships Top Euro Ports Concern List

Growing and clustered traffic volumes, larger ships and the cost of subsequent adaptation of port and ...

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SCPA Eyes Seven-Figure Annual Box Volume

SCPA Eyes Seven-Figure Annual Box Volume

The US east coast port operator South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) has handled nearly 15 percent more pier ...

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Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

The Dutch maritime technology sector has had a good year, posting a 17% increase in turnover, from € 6.4 billion ( ...

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DP World Brisbane Orders Two Kalmar Auto Stacking Cranes

DP World Brisbane Orders Two Kalmar Auto Stacking Cranes

Dubai-based port operator DP World has ordered two new Kalmar automatic stacking cranes (ASCs) for its ...

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Migrants Might Pose Risk to Unguarded Merchant Ships

Migrants Might Pose Risk to Unguarded Merchant Ships

Only those commercial ships operating with security personnel onboard should assist in rescuing seaborne refugees, ...

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Ridgebury Crude Eyes Tanker Duo

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Oslo-listed Ridgebury Crude Tankers LLC has set sights on adding more capacity to its tanker fleet by buying two ...

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Registration Open for Offshore Energy 2015

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The registration for Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2015, that will be held in Amsterdam on 13th and ...

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DP World Says No to Audit in India

DP World Says No to Audit in India

Dubai-headquartered port and terminal operator DP World has refused a request by India’s Ministry of Shipping ...

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Image of the Day: Let There Be Fireworks!

Viking Star Named with Fireworks

A huge crowd of local residents and visitors gathered along the harbor in in Bergen, Norway to enjoy the fireworks ...

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Cosco, CSDC Form Dry Bulk JV

Cosco, CSDC Form Dry Bulk JV1

China Cosco Holdings and China Shipping Development Co (CSDC) have agreed to establish a joint venture company in ...

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Maersk Line Plans 60 Percent Cut in CO2 Footprint by 2020

Maersk Line Plans 60 Percent CO2 Footprint Cut by 2020

World’s largest ocean container carrier Maersk Line plans to reduce CO2 emissions per container moved by 60% ...

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Carriers More Reliable in April

Carriers More Reliable in April

Container service reliability reached a data-series high in April with the aggregate on-time performance for the ...

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No Solution in Sight for Dockers’ Strike at Callao Port

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The dockers’ strike at Callao port in Peru has been underway for over a week now and based on the current ...

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British Columbia Opens Door to USD 36 Billion LNG Facility

British Columbia Opens Door to USD 36 Billion LNG Facility

The government of British Columbia and a consortium of companies led by Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd ...

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Ethiopia to Use Port Sudan as Oil Imports Hub

Ethiopia to Use Port Sudan as Oil Imports Hub

Ethiopia and Sudan have penned a deal that will pave the way for using Port Sudan for transporting oil to ...

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Pangaea Snares USD 135 Million COA

Pangaea Snares 5-Year COA

Newport-based dry bulk shipping and logistics provider Pangaea Logistics Solutions has entered into a three to ...

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PMA Ratifies Five-Year Contract with ILWU

PMA Ratifies Five-Year Contract with ILWU

The members of the US Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) have voted to ratify a new five-year contract with the ...

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