Seishu Maru Passes Gas Trial

Seishu Maru Passes Gas Trial

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions (WTS) has completed the gas trial for the first LNG carrier built to a Boil Off Rate (BOR) of 0.08% per day. WTS subsidiary company Ti Group completed the test on the LNG carrier Seishu ...

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Interview: Growing with the Business

Interview

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) is one of the world’s leading maritime service providers with 4,500 people serving ...

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MEPC Approves Draft Polar Code

IMO Approves Draft Polar Code

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved ...

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LNG America and Buffalo Marine Teaming Up on Gulf Coast ...

LNG America and Buffalo Marine Teaming Up on Gulf Coast Project

LNG America has signed an agreement with Buffalo Marine Service, Inc., to cooperate on the design of an LNG bunker ...

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Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd, the largest engineering company in Korea, will commence the Front End Engineering ...

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Long Beach Extends Container Free Time

Long Beach Extends Container Free Time

The Port of Long Beach will add an extra three days to the time that overseas import containers can remain on the ...

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UPDATE: Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, ...

Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, Disembarks Ship

A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, ...

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Stena Linking Stockholm to Liepaja

Stena Linking Stockholm to Liepaja

Sweden’s ferry operator Stena Line is increasing its share in Scandinavian market freight volumes by ...

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Sweden Gets New LNG Terminal

Sweden Gets New LNG Terminal

Swedish liquefied natural gas provider Skangass has officially opened their new receiving terminal for LNG in ...

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Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp Marine has secured offshore energy related contracts ...

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Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Egypt’s Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab and the Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, Mohab Mohamed Hussein ...

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Contracting in the Offshore Industry – Recent Developments

Contracting in the Offshore Industry – Recent Developments

On the 28th of October 2014, the Dutch Offshore Academy is organizing the seminar ‘Contracting in the Offshore ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact ...

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Hamburg’s LNG Hybrid Barge Christened

Hamburg's LNG Hybrid Barge Christened

The LNG Hybrid Barge, Becker Marine Systems’ floating liquefied gas power plant was christened at Hafencity, ...

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Euronav Going Strong

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VLCC earnings are up 80% for the third quarter compared with the third quarter last year, Antwerp-based tanker ...

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Europe’s Major Ports Opposing Mediterranean Switch

Europe's Major Ports Opposing Mediterranean Switch

Europe’s major port operators have shot down the latest EU proposal to shift investments to peripheral ports ...

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UPDATE: Eimskip Wants RUV Leak Investigated

Eimskip Rejects Alleged Violation of Competition Law

Icelandic shipping company Eimskip said it had advised its attorneys to prepare a report to the police and request ...

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Dozen for Nam Cheong

Dozen for Nam Cheong

Singapore Exchange-listed Nam Cheong has secured Letters of Intent (LOI) from five customers worth approximately ...

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TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN), an Athens-based crude, product and LNG tanker operator believes that the recent ...

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Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

The Netherlands has fined Royal Caribbean cruise line for violation of labour rules and regulations for foreign ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Ship classification society ClassNK has released Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. These guidelines ...

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Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Shanghai-based iron and steel company Baosteel Group has ordered two capesize bulkers from Chinese shipbuilder ...

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LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

The Port of Los Angeles’ September 2014 containerized cargo volumes increased 9 percent compared to September ...

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Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

The Port of Virginia exceeded 200,000 total TEU cargo volume for a third consecutive month despite worsening ...

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