Image of the Day: Seven Rio Ready to Samba

Image of the Day: Seven Rio Ready to Samba

Royal IHC (IHC) has  launched Subsea 7’s 550t pipelaying vessel, Seven Rio, at its shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands.  The Seven Rio is the second of four vessels in total ordered specifically for ...

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BIMCO All for Cutting Red Tape in Shipping

BIMCO All for Cutting Red Tape in Shipping

BIMCO has supported a report identifying ways to reduce red tape for shipping which will be presented to the ...

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Transfennica Cancels Ro-Ro Route

Transfennica Cancels Ro-Ro Route

European shipping company Transfennica has decided to cease its “Motorways of the Sea” Ro-Ro service between ...

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Mein Schiff 3 First to Test Puerto del Rosario’s ...

Mein Schiff 3 First to Test Puerto del Rosario's New Pier

The cruise liner Mein Shiff 3, one of the biggest in the world with capacity for 2,500 passengers and 1,000 crew, ...

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Port of Gdansk on Track for Record Year

Port of Gdansk on Track for Record Year

The total throughput realized at Poland’s Port of Gdansk over the first ten months of 2014 amounted to ...

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Gazpromneft to Double Fleet, Enter LNG Bunkering Market

Gazpromneft's Marine Fuel Sales up by Third

Gazpromneft Marine Bunker, operator of the Gazprom Neft bunkering business has, in the first nine months of 2014, ...

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Nantong Rainbow Secures Order from ESSA

Nantong Rainbow Secures Order from ESSA

Mexico’s state-controlled salt exporter Exportadora de Sal SA de CV (ESSA) has ordered a new ship-type from ...

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Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Fourteen more shipping companies have joined Trident Alliance,the shipping industry initiative for robust ...

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HHI Workers Walk Again

HHI Workers Walk Again

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. saw its unionized workers stage a four-hour walkout ...

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OW Tanker Saves Its Assets through Alba’s Takeover

OW Tanker Saves Its Assets through Alba's Takes Over

OW Tanker A/S, a unit of Danish oil trader OW Bunker, has been taken over by Alba Tanker ApS, thus securing the ...

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Council Backs Speeding Up of IJmuiden Sea Lock Construction

An Artist Impression of the Sea Lock

The City Council of Amsterdam approved the acceleration of construction of the new large sea lock in IJmuiden, ...

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UASC Names First LNG-Ready Containership Giant

UASC Names First LNG-Ready Containership Giant

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has named the industry’s first ever LNG-ready ultra large container vessel in ...

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Shell Facing USD 4 Bln Bonga Oil Spill Fine

Shell Facing USD 4 Bln Bonga Oil Spill Fine

Oil major Shell might be facing a fine worth up to USD 3.96 billion as Nigerian National Assembly announces plans ...

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Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

The Port of Rotterdam says its port tariffs will rise in the coming three years at half the rate of the inflation ...

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Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk has become the first Swedish shipping company to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) – a global ...

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VIDEO: MSC Armonia Relaunch

Video MSC Armonia Relaunch

MSC Cruises has taken the first step towards doubling its fleet capacity with the relaunch of renewed MSC Armonia. ...

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CMP Investing in Malmö-Copenhagen Shuttle Service

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CMP said it was investing in a new type of daily shuttle service between Malmö and Copenhagen to be launched in ...

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Tandara Spirit Crew End Their Sit-In

Tandara Spirit Crew End Their Sit-In, Head for Singapore

The Australian crew of the product tanker Tandara Spirit decided yesterday to end their sit-in and to sail the ...

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ICTSI Stretches Manila Terminal

ICTSI Stretches Manila Terminal

Philippines’ largest port terminal operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has ...

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Stealthgas Snags Charters, Starts Shares Repurchase

Stealthgas Snags Charters, Starts Shares Repurchase

Athens-based Stealthgas Inc. has concluded chartering arrangements for nine LPG carriers, spanning from two months ...

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MHI Ushers In Sayaringo STaGE

MHI Ushers In Sayaringo STaGE

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed development of the “Sayaringo ...

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Tasmania to Renew International Shipping Service

Tasmania to Renew International Shipping Service

The government of Tasmania expects to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Singapore-based Swire Shipping in the ...

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MPA Kicks Off SRS Forum

MPA Kicks Off SRS Forum

30 maritime organisations signed the Maritime Singapore Green Pledge at the the 2nd Singapore Registry of Ships ...

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Interview: Antwerp Sets the Course for Future Growth

Luc Arnouts, the Port of Antwerp 's Chief Commercial Officer

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is the biggest port area in the world, covering 13,057 hectares, the equivalent of ...

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CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

French shipping giant CMA CGM revealed plans to acquire the German company OPDR (Oldenburg-Portugiesische ...

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