ClassNK to Look Into 20,000 TEU Boxship Steel Safety

ClassNK to Look Into 20,000 TEU Boxship Steel Safety

Japan’s classification society ClassNK is launching a joint research project to develop technical standards ...

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Gail Bins LNG Carrier Tender

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After delaying the tender to build nine LNG carriers for three times, India’s gas utility Gail India Ltd has ...

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Image of the Day: Britoil Energy Pending Finishing Touches

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Britoil Energy, Britoil’s new platform supply vessel (PSV), is almost ready and is waiting for her launching ...

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Teekay Returns to DSME for More

Teekay Returns to DSME for More

Teekay LNG Partners has entered into an agreement with Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine ...

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Dry Bulk Rates to Bounce Back in Late 2015

Dry Bulk Rates to Rebound in Late 2015

Recovery in dry bulk shipping rates not expected until at least the second quarter of 2015.

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Has Oil Contango Spread to Shipyards?

DSME Bins LNG Carriers Order

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) will build four very large crude carriers ...

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COSCO Hands Over Three Newbuilds

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COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited announced deliveries of three newbuilding vessels. COSCO’s shipbuilding ...

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DaeSun Shipbuilding Bags First Order This Year

DaeSun Shipbuilding Bags First Order This Year

DaeSun Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., Ltd. (Dae Sun) has won an order for construction of up to six 1,800 TEU ...

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BW LPG Secures USD 400 Mln Loan for Its VLGC Newbuilds

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Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) owner BW LPG has signed an agreement for a debt facility worth up to USD 400 million ...

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HHI Workers Approve Wage Deal

HHI Workers Approve Wage Deal

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries has reached a wage agreement with its unionised workers, ...

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CMA CGM Puts Newbuild Duo to Work

CMA CGM Puts Newbuild Duo to Work

The French container carrier CMA CGM took delivery of the CMA CGM Loire and the CMA CGM Ural, the fifth and the ...

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Damen Delivers Seaspovill Fast Ferry

Damen Delivers Seaspovill Fast Ferry

South Korea’s Seaspovill took delivery of the Sea Star 5, its second Damen Fast Ferry, at Damen Shipyards ...

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Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Gives LNG a Go

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Gives LNG a Go

China’s Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has received an order to build two 27,500 cbm LNG carriers for Jaccar ...

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COSCO’s Profit Down

COSCO's Profit Down

Singapore Exchange-listed COSCO Corporation’s gross profit decreased 9.4% from USD 321.2 million in FY 2013 ...

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Sungdong Clinches Five Suezmaxes

Sungdong Clinches Five Suezmaxes

Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has won an order to build up to five Suezmax tankers for an ...

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MPA Singapore, ClassNK Join Forces

MPA, ClassNK Join Forces

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Japanese ship classification society, ClassNK,  signed a ...

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Anthem of the Seas Ready for Float-Out

Anthem of the Seas Ready for Float-Out

Anthem of the Seas, the latest cruise ship being built by Germany’s Meyer Werft, will leave the building dock ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (9-13 of Feb)

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Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Fights Off Pirate Attack A Kuwaiti oil tanker sailing through the Gulf of Aden managed to fend ...

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COSCO Scraps Eight More

COSCO Scraps Eight More

China COSCO Holdings Company Limited has disassembled eight vessels from its aged fleet, the  group said in a ...

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HHI Sees Off Largest Cylindrical FPSO

HHI Sees Off Largest Cylindrical FPSO

The world’s largest cylindrical  floating production, storage and offloading vessel Goliat FPSO has ...

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Harvey Gulf Blazes Trail with Industry Firsts

Harvey Gulf Blazes Trail with Industry's Firsts

Harvey Gulf International Marine LLC is on a roll with industry’s firsts as it received today the first ABS ...

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Interview: BC Ferries Pressing On with LNG Switch

Interview: BC Ferries LNG Switch on Track

The latest 0.1% Sulphur Directive effective January 1 has left the shipping industry with three possible choices on ...

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HHI Posts USD 2 Bln Loss

HHI Posts USD 2 Bln Loss

The world’s largest shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) recorded a loss of USD 2 billion (KRW 2.21 ...

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Korean Court Rules in Favor of HHI Workers

Korean Court Rules in Favor of HHI Workers

Unionized workers of South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) have won a court battle on ...

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Hafnia Tankers Eyes USD 34 Mln to Finance Fleet Additions

Hafnia Tankers Eyes USD 34 Mln to Finance Newbuilds

Danish tanker owner and operator Hafnia Tankers revealed plans to carry out a private placement targeting gross ...

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MOL Orders LNG Carrier from DSME

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South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) signed a ...

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CSDC Orders Four VLCCs

China Shipping Development Orders Four VLCCs

China Shipping Development Company  (CSDC) has through its Hong Kong-based unit ordered four Very Large Crude ...

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