Date Set for Nicaragua Canal Construction Start

Date Set for Nicaragua Canal Construction Start

Work on the USD 40 billion Nicaragua canal will start on December 22 and the project will have minimal environmental and social impact, officials confirmed Thursday, November 20th, the Associated Press (AP) reports. The ...

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Guangzhou Shipbuilding Swoops on Parent’s Unit

Guangzhou Shipbuilding Swoops on Parent's Unit

Guangzhou Shipbuilding International (GSI) has revealed plans to acquire its sister company CSSC Huangpu Wenchong ...

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Infographic: Panama Canal Expansion Facts and Figures

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The Panama Canal Expansion is the largest project at the Canal since its original construction. The project will ...

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Offshore Energy 2014 Kicks Off

Offshore Energy 2014 Kicks Off

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference 2014, one of the fastest growing gatherings of offshore professionals, ...

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Wave Break Island Cruise Terminal Feasible

Wave Break Island Cruise Terminal Feasible

A cruise ship terminal located on the eastern side of Australia’s Wave Break Island could be open in 2018 as ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (20-24th of October)

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Clyde and Co: Ships with Fatigued Crew Unseaworthy If a ship’s crew doesn’t receive enough rest while trying to ...

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AAPA Wants Dredging Funding Commitments Met

AAPA Wants Dredging Funding Commitments Met

With more than 400 ports, corporations, associations and individuals as signatories, the American Association of ...

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India to Develop Iran’s Chahbahar Port

India to Develop Iran's Chahbahar Port

India has approved the plan to take part in the development of  Iran’s Chahbahar port, a move seen as ...

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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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Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

The Supreme Court of Costa Rica has ruled in favor of the Costa Rican Government and APM Terminals in an appeal ...

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CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

The European Union’s Committee of the Regions has welcomed the October 8 adoption of the general approach on ...

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Panama’s Balboa Port Set for Expansion

Panama's Balboa Port Set for Expansion

The Panama Ports Company (PPC), a part of Hong Kong-headquartered Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., has set aside a budget of ...

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Savannah Port Expansion Kicks Off

Savannah Port Expansion Kicks Off

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) and the Georgia Ports Authority ...

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China Okays Major Tianjin Port Expansion

China Okays Major Tianjin Port Expansion

Chinese Government has approved the expansion of the customs service and international trade in the port of ...

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VIDEO: Decision on Elbe River Expansion Pushed Back

decision on elbe river expansion pushed back

German Federal Administrative Court has decided to postpone decision on expansion of Elbe river that would allow ...

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BESIX to Build Gdansk Deepwater Berth

BESIX to Build Gdansk Deepwater Berth

DCT Gdansk has finalized the tender process for the design and construction of a new berth and the adjacent ...

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CHEC to Build Ashdod Port

CHEC to Build Ashdod Port

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) has been chosen to build a new port in Ashdod, The Times of Israel ...

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Georgia Ports Poised for Further Growth

Georgia Ports Poised for Further Growth

 A total of 1,900 new jobs and 2.7 million square feet of industrial expansion tied to a year of phenomenal growth ...

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USDOT Grants USD 74 Million to Maritime Projects

USDOT Grants USD 74 Million to Maritime Projects

U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Anthony Foxx has disclosed  that seven grants, totalling little ...

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Tanzania Expedites Megaport Project Start

China's President Xi Jinping (front L) walks with his Tanzanian counterpart Jakaya Kikwete

Construction of the USD 11 billion Bagamoyo megaport has been pushed forward by the government of Tanzania from ...

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Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career ...

Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event 2015

The 9th annual Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event (MOCE) will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at the ...

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AfDB Backs Lekki Port Construction

AfDB Backs Lekki Port Construction

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) held its first regular meeting since the Bank ...

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Aurizon Finds Partners for West Pilbara Project

Aurizon Finds Partners for West Pilbara Project

American Metals & Coal International (AMCI) and POSCO have joined Baosteel Resources in an infrastructure ...

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All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

The SMM international trade fair of the maritime industry has officially been opened in Hamburg. Every two years ...

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Freeport Ship Channel Readying for Larger Ships

Freeport Ship Channel Getting Ready for Larger Ships

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the U.S.-based provider of dredging services, as well as environmental ...

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