World's First Wind Turbine Components Carrier Opens Wide

Image Courtesy: Siemens Wind Power

Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Wind Power has presented the world’s first heavy cargo Roll on/Roll off ...

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UK Ports Detain Three Foreign Flagged Vessels in November

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Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control ...

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MTBS Starts Developing Sri Lanka's Port Master Plan

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Maritime & Transport Business Solutions (MTBS), a consultancy firm from the Netherlands, began developing Sri ...

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Gallery: Singapore's PPT 5 from a Drone's Perspective

The images above show Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal (PPT) 5 from a drone’s perspective and were ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers Takes Fifth Tanker from GSI

Illustration. Source: Navig8 Group/YouTube

Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Goal, a 113,000 DWT LR2 ...

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Saudi Arabia Inaugurates USD 4.3 Billion Maritime Complex

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The inauguration ceremony of the King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex was held at Ras Al-Khair, near ...

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MSC, HMM Jointly Bid for Hanjin's Stake in POLB Terminal

Image Courtesy: Port of Long Beach

Swiss-based container shipping major, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), and South Korea’s carrier, ...

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Fitch Predicts More M&A Activity, Defaults in 2017

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Muted demand growth will exacerbate overcapacity for the shipping sector in 2017, putting pressure on freight rates ...

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First 8500 TEU Boxship Enters Port of Brisbane

The Port of Brisbane. Image Courtesy: CNW GroupCaisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.

Australia’s Port of Brisbane has welcomed its first 8500 TEU class container vessel into the port, the Maersk ...

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Putting the Squeeze on Terminal Operators Could Backfire

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Container shipping lines are in danger of putting future port investment at risk in their demands for terminal ...

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Toxic Fumes Kill Three on RoPax in Italy

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Three people were killed and another was seriously injured by toxic fumes during maintenance works on board the ...

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Canada Formalizing Crude Tanker Moratorium on BC North Coast

Moratorium map. Image Courtesy: Transport Canada

The government of Canada will introduce legislation by spring 2017 to formalize a moratorium for crude oil tankers ...

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Port Arthur LNG Files for Construction Permit

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California-based energy services holding company Sempra Energy said its liquefied natural gas (LNG) subsidiaries ...

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Report: SM Could Ask HMM to Jointly Buy Hanjin's US Terminal

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SM Group, owner of South Korea’s shipping company Korea Line Corp., may propose a joint acquisition of Hanjin ...

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Spotted: Giant Single-Deck Log Carrier Arrives in Tacoma

In today’s spotted we present you the Olive Bay, believed to be the world’s largest single-deck bulk/log ...

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ITF, ETF Dockers to Stage Unifeeder Demonstration

Image Courtesy: Felixstowe Dockers/Antony Perkins

Hundreds of dockworkers from the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the European Transport ...

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Milaha, Mwani Qatar to Jointly Operate Hamad Port

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Marine transport and logistics conglomerate Qatar Navigation (Milaha) and Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani ...

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Spotted: COSCO Shipping Panama Makes Koper Debut

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Slovenia’s Port of Koper has welcomed for the first time COSCO Shipping Panama, one of the largest container ...

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HMM Selected as Preferred Bidder for Hanjin's Spain Terminal

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South Korean shipping giant Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has been selected as the preferred bidder for a terminal ...

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Spotted: UECC Names World’s First LNG-Powered PCTC

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M/V Auto Eco, the world’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) -fueled pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) owned by ...

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Porto do Açu Oil Terminal Gets Ready for VLCCs

Image Courtesy: Prumo Logística

Brazil’s Porto do Açu Oil Transhipment Terminal in Rio de Janeiro is on the path of accommodating larger ...

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Container Terminal Burchardkai Preparing for Mega-Ships

Image Courtesy: Port of Hamburg

Container Terminal Burchardkai (CTB) at the Port of Hamburg, Germany, is introducing a new production and shift ...

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Rotterdam Port to Help Develop Two Indonesian Ports

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The Port of Rotterdam Authority signed agreements to participate in the development of two ports in Indonesia, the ...

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First Sea-Going Ship Bunkered with LNG in Port of Amsterdam

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The chemicals and oil tanker Fure West, owned by the Swedish shipping company FureTank, was the first sea-going ...

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Ports in Panama Brace for Hurricane Otto

Image Courtesy: Manzanillo International Terminal

Some ports and terminals in Panama including Port Cristobal and Manzanillo International Terminal (MIT) have ceased ...

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WISTA UK: Smart Ships to Carry Cargoes within a Decade

Illustration; Image Courtesy: Wärtsilä

Smart ships are likely to be carrying cargoes within 10 years but all in the logistics chain need to adapt in order ...

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QPMC Moving Container Ops to Hamad Port

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Qatar Port Management Company is getting ready to transfer all container terminal operations from the Port of Doha ...

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