Philly Shipyard Lays Keel for Third APT Tanker

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Philly Shipyard, Inc., the wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA , has held a ceremonial keel laying ...

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Hyundai Heavy Secures Refund Guarantee for Tanker Duo

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South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries has secured a refund guarantee in connection to a recent order to ...

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Topaz Returns to Vard for More Module Carriers

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Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Vard Holdings Limited has secured a contract for the design and ...

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IUMI: Marine Insurance Market Faces Uncertain Future


Global marine underwriting premiums in 2015 amounted to USD 29.9 billion, down by 10.5% compared to the 2014 ...

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Hapag-Lloyd Invests in Container Fleet

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German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd has ordered a total of 5,750 refrigerated containers (reefers), including five ...

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NASSCO Christens APT's Fourth ECO Tanker

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American Petroleum Tankers’ (APT) fourth ECO Class tanker, which is currently under construction at ...

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Spotted: DEME’s Living Stone Hits the Water

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Belgian dredging and marine engineering group DEME launched “the world’s most advanced” subsea cable ...

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BIMCO: Lowest Level of Newbuilding Contracts in 20 Years Shipyards become the next victim of the deteriorating ...

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Cepsa's New Multi-Product Barge to Provide LNG to Ships

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Spanish oil and gas company Compañía Española de Petróleos (CEPSA) will supply liquefied natural gas (LNG) to ships ...

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Eimskip Looking to Build and Operate New Ro-Pax

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Reykjavik-based shipping company Eimskip has submitted an offer to build and operate the new Westman Islands car ...

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Clarksons: Shipyards Struggling to Remain Active

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The number of ‘active’ shipyards globally has more than halved since the start of 2009, falling to around 400 ...

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Navig8 Chemical Inks Sale and Leaseback for Tanker Duo

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Navig8 Chemical Tankers, a joint venture between the Navig8 Group and Oaktree Capital Management, has entered ...

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Denmark to Sign Global Ship Recycling Convention

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Denmark is taking the first steps towards rules on scrapping ships as the country prepares new regulations to ...

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Stena Immortal Joins Stena Bulk’s Fleet

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Sweden’s tanker shipping company Stena Bulk has taken delivery of a 50,000 dwt tanker, the Stena Immortal, ...

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Spotted: Symphony Performer Readies for Launching

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In today’s spotted we bring you an image of MV Symphony Performer (Nb. 433), the first in a series of two ...

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BIMCO: Lowest Level of Newbuilding Contracts in 20 Years

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Shipyards become the next victim of the deteriorating conditions in the dry bulk, container and offshore markets as ...

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Spotted: Terntank Welcomes Second Chemical Tanker

On September 12, 2016, Swedish tanker owner Terntank took delivery of M/T Ternfjord – the second in a series ...

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MES Hands Over Newbuild Bulker to SBI Poseidon

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Japanese shipbuilding company Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES) has delivered a 60,432 dwt bulk carrier ...

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Klaveness to Take Delivery of 3 CABU Carriers Soon

Image Courtesy: Klaveness; Naming ceremony of MV Balboa and MV Baffin at OuHua shipyard, in Zhoushan, China.

Norwegian shipping company Torvald Klaveness has revealed that three 80,500 dwt CABU combination carriers being ...

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Eastern Pacific Orders Tanker Duo from Hanjin Subic

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Singapore-based shipping company Eastern Pacific Shipping has placed an order for two 115,000 dwt ECO Aframax ...

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Gener8 Maritime Adds Two More ECO VLCCs

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US-based crude oil shipping company Gener8 Maritime has taken delivery of two ECO Very Large Crude Carriers ...

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Jiangsu Ocean Orders Three Boxships from Yangzijiang

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China’s shipowner Jiangsu Ocean Shipping has ordered three 1,900 TEU containerships from its compatriot ...

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Damen Shiprepair to Launch Operations in Curaçao

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Damen Shipyards Group and the government of Curaçao signed a concession agreement for the future operation of the ...

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Four LPG Carriers Postponed at Hyundai Mipo

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South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) revealed in a stock exchange filing that two companies ...

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Seaspan Corp Adds Maersk Genoa to Its Fleet

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Hong Kong-based shipowner Seaspan Corporation has added a new containership to its fleet today as it took delivery ...

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Australis Unveils Name of New Cruise Ship

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Patagonian cruise line Australis has revealed the name of its new expedition cruise ship, Ventus Australis, ...

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China COSCO Disposes of Five Boxships

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China COSCO Holdings Company has disposed of five containerships, one in July 2016 and four in August 2016, ...

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