Golden Ocean Reshuffles Fleet, Delays Newbuilds

Golden Ocean Reshuffles Fleet, Delays Newbuilds

Bermuda-registered dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited has taken various initiatives with respect ...

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Scorpio Tankers Puts Deliveries to Work

Scorpio Tankers Puts Recent Deliveries to Work

Monaco-based tanker specialist Scorpio Tankers has taken delivery of one LR2 and one MR product tanker newbuild. ...

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Video: NASSCO Launches World’s First LNG-Powered Container Ship The US shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO ...

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Norwegian Car Carriers Orders Two at Hyundai Samho

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Oslo-listed Norwegian Car Carriers has placed an order for two Pure Car Truck Carrier (OCTCs) at Korean shipbuilder ...

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MARAD Bankrolls LNG Conversion Projects

MARAD Backs LNG Conversion Projects

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced that USD 900,000 in federal funding is available to support ...

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Time to Adapt to New Emission Caps Fast Running Out

Time to Adapt to New Emission Caps Fast Running Out

Lloyd’s Register has issued new emissions guidelines and updated technical information to help operators in ...

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MOL Orders Next-Generation Car Carrier Quartet

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Japanese-shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has signed a contract with compatriot shipyard Minaminippon ...

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Medvedev to Bolster Russian Shipbuilding Industry

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

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Reederei NSB Floats Out First Ever Widened Boxship

Reederei NSB Floats Out First Ever Widened Boxship

German container line Reederei NSB successfully floated out MSC Geneva, the first ever container ship to undergo a ...

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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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Hanjin’s Subic Shipyard Lands 11,000 TEU Boxship Trio

Hanjin Heavy Lands 11,000 TEU Boxship Trio

Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction’s (HHIC) Philippines-based Subic Shipyard has signed a deal to ...

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BAE Systems Stays in San Francisco

BAE Systems Stays in San Francisco

The San Francisco Port Commission has executed a new 20-year lease agreement with BAE Systems for maritime ship ...

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CE Delft Defends Its Shipping Efficiency Study

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Responding to conflicting claims about the conclusions the study it prepared for Seas At Risk and Transport & ...

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Saudi Aramco Looking into VLCCs at Hyundai

Saudi Aramco Looking into VLCCs at Hyundai

Board members of the Saudi Arabian Oil Company, parent company of National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia ...

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Chinese Firm Close to Buying Jiangsu Rongsheng Shipyard

Chinese Company Close to Buying Jiangsu Rongsheng Shipyard

China Huarong Energy Company Limited, formerly known as China Rongsheng Heavy Industries, has identified a Chinese ...

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COSCO Shipyard Clinches FPSO Conversion Gig

COSCO Dalian Clinches FPSO Conversion Gig

COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard has secured a Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel (FPSO) conversion contract ...

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Survey: Banks Prefer Eco Ships

Banks Prefer Eco Ships

Several leading banks in the shipping industry, including HSH Nordbank and KfW IPEX-Bank, use energy-efficiency ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Sells Seven Newbuildings

Scorpio Bulkers Sells Seven Newbuildings

Owner and operator of bulk carriers Scorpio Bulkers Inc. has entered into agreements to sell seven newbuilding ...

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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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Precious Shipping Poised to Offload Outdated Handys

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Thailand-based Precious Shipping Ltd plans to rejuvenate its dry bulk fleet by scrapping its outdated Handysizes or ...

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GasLog Charters Three Newbuilds to Methane Services

GasLog Charters Three Newbuilds to Methane Services

Monaco-based owner and operator of gas carriers GasLog Ltd. has agreed to charter three of its uncontracted 174,000 ...

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ICS Refutes T&E Claims on Modern Ship CO2 Efficiency

ICS Refutes T&E Claims on Modern Ship CO2 Efficiency

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has dismissed the recent claim by the European environmental lobby ...

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Knud E. Hansen Designs Hybrid Ferry for Faroese Operator

Knud E. Hansen Designs Hybrid Ferry for Faroese Operator

Danish naval architects and designers at Knud E. Hansen have been chosen to design the third generation ferry for ...

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Royal Caribbean Negotiating Order at Turku

Royal Caribbean Negotiating Order at Turku

New York-listed cruise liner Royal Caribbean (RCCL) is reported to be in talks with Meyer Werft, the German owner ...

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STX France Cuts Steel for MSC Cruises First Vista Class Ship

STX France Cuts Steel for MSC Meraviglia

French shipbuilder STX France has cut steel for the first Vista class ship of MSC Cruises, thus opening a new ...

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Hapag-Lloyd Orders Five 10,500 TEU Boxships

Hapag-Lloyd Orders Five 10,500 TEU Boxships

German container line Hapag-Lloyd ordered five 10,500 TEU container ships from the South Korean shipyard Hyundai ...

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JMU Hands Over Panamax Bulker

JMU Hands Over Panamax Bulker

Tokyo-headquartered shipbuilder Japan Marine United (JMU) held on April 17 a naming ceremony for a 81,085 dwt bulk ...

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