Medvedev to Bolster Russian Shipbuilding Industry

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has tasked the country’s ministers with developing a strategy to ...

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First Cargo from Petronas' FLNG Facility Due in Q1 2016

PFLNG SATU

The first cargo from the world’s first floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, owned by Malaysian oil ...

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Teekay to Convert Shuttle Tanker at Sembawang Shipyard

Teekay to Convert Shuttle Tanker at Sembawang Shipyard

Bermuda-based shipowner Teekay has contracted Sembcorp Marine’s wholly-owned subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard to ...

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Southern African Shipyards Signs MoU with Chinese Giant

Southern African Shipyards Signs MoU with Chinese Giant

Southern African Shipyards (SAS) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Shipbuilding ...

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IMO Pushes Transboundary Oil Pollution Convention

IMO Pushes Transboundary Oil Pollution Convention

The International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Legal Committee encouraged Member States to ratify and bring ...

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Bumi Armada Snags USD 300 Million Malta LNG Contracts

Bumi Armada Snags USD 300 Million Malta LNG Contracts

Malaysia-based offshore oil & gas services provider Bumi Armada has through its Maltese subsidiaries entered ...

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White House Proposes Stricter Rules to Prevent Oil Spills

Deepwater Horizon

The Obama administration has proposed tightened well control regulations aimed at ensuring better protection of ...

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Three Bourbon Crew Members Kidnapped off Nigeria

Bourbon Surfer speedboat

French vessel operator Bourbon confirmed on Monday that three of its crew members of Nigerian nationality have been ...

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Infographic: Giants of the Sea

Giants of the seas

Do you know which are world’s biggest ships? This infographic shows you 6 largest ships in the world, dominating ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (6-10 of Apr)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Interview: Milaha Working to Sustain Growth Momentum Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.S.C, a shareholding company with ...

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Norwegian Shipowners Less Optimistic

Norwegian Shipowners Less Optimistic About the Outlook

Norwegian shipowners have reported a downward shift in shipowner expectations for growth in turnover in 2015. As ...

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Swire Pacific Offshore Cancels Four PSVs at EISA

Swire Pacific Offshore Cancels Four PSVs at EISA

Singapore-based shipowner and operator Swire Pacific Offshore Operations (Pte) Ltd (SPO) said it has ...

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CHEC Bags USD 600 Million Ghana Port Deal

Chinese Company Bags USD 600 Million Ghana Port Deal

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), an engineering contractor and a subsidiary of China Communications ...

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Adapting to Challenging Market Conditions Needs Speeding Up

Ms Tan Beng Tee, Mr Michael Chia, Mr Khalid Hashim, Mr Marcus Hand

Asia’s maritime leaders called for the industry to adapt more quickly to changing market conditions in order to ...

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SBM Offshore Denies USD 1.7 Bln Settlement Claims

SBM Offshore Denies USD 1.7Bln Settlement Claims

Dutch supplier of floating oil platforms SBM Offshore dismissed claims of the Brazilian media on a settlement with ...

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Shell to Buy Rival BG Group for USD 69.6 Billion

Shell to Buy Rival BG Group for USD 69.6 Billion

Royall Dutch Shell and BG Group have agreed on a GBP 47 billion (USD 69.6 bn) cash and share offer to be made by ...

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Steel Cut for COSCOL’s Heavy Lift Giant

GHK90kSSHLVessel

COSCO Shipping Company Limited (COSCOL) has marked the beginning of construction on its 90,000 DWT Semi-Submersible ...

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Dockwise White Marlin Takes a Breather at Zayed

Dockwise White Marlin

Zayed Port, a commercial deep-water port owned by the Abu Dhabi Ports, welcomed Dockwise White Marlin, a ...

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Pemex: Three Workers Still Unaccounted for

Three Workers Still Unaccounted for

Search for three workers, who went missing after the oil rig fire in the Gulf of Mexico last week, resumes, ...

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Interview: Milaha Working to Sustain Growth Momentum

Sheikh Ali Bin Jassim Bin Mohammad Al Thani

  Qatar Navigation (Milaha) Q.S.C, a shareholding company with core interests in maritime transport and ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Mar 30 – Apr 3)

readers' picks

Costa Concordia Used for Cocaine Smuggling Large quantities of cocaine are reported to had been smuggled on board ...

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Image of the Day: Kleven's Newbuilds Test Their Mettle

kleven

Kleven’s newbuild duo are pictured here testing their mettle in the North Sea. The two are purpose-built ...

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VIDEO: 3 Workers Missing after Pemex Oil Rig Fire

Abkatun Permanente  platform

Three workers are still unaccounted for after the explosion and subsequent fire on Pemex-owned Abkatun Permanente ...

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Update: Pemex Oil Rig Fire Contained

Abkatun Permanente platform

The fire that was raging since early Wednesday morning on a Pemex oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, has been ...

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VIDEO: Four Dead, Dozens Injured in Gulf of Mexico Rig Fire

Four Dead, Dozens Injured in Gulf of Mexico Rig Fire

Four people were killed and sixteen injured in a fire that followed a massive explosion early this morning on a ...

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Image of the Day: First Havyard 832 Arrives from China

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The ship shown in this image, named Kan Tan 312, is the first Havyard 832 PSV delivered from a Chinese shipyard and ...

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Damen Hands Over Severn Provider

Damen Hands Over Severn Provider

Damen Shipyards Group has organised the naming ceremony for Severn Offshore Services Ltd’s new multipurpose wind ...

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