Indian Shipbuilders to Get a Lifeline

Indian Shipbuilders to Get a Lifeline

The Indian government is about to consider a subsidy scheme intended for the domestic shipbuilding industry ...

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Evergreen Offloads SINOPACIFIC Stake

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Evergreen Holding Group (Evergreen) has entered into an agreement with investment holding company CIMC Enric ...

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Ferguson to Build CalMac Eco Ferries

Ferguson to Build CalMac Eco Ferries

Scotland’s Ferguson Marine Engineering Limited has been selected as the preferred tenderer for the GBP 97 ...

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Pioneer Marine Adds First Green Dolphin Handysize

Pioneer Marine Adds First Green Dolphin Handysize

Oslo-listed dry bulk specialist Pioneer Marine Inc. has taken delivery of its first 38,464 dwt, Green Dolphin ...

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Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Trio

Hyundai Mipo Bags Gas Carrier Trio

Ulsan-based shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has won an order for the construction of three gas carriers worth a ...

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Eimskip Scraps Boxship Order in China

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 The Icelandic Steamship Company (Eimskip) has decided to cancel a container ship ordered at Chinese ...

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VIDEO: NASSCO Launches Second LNG Boxship

NASSCO Launches Second LNG Boxship

California-based shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO launched the second of two of the world’s first liquefied ...

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BW LPG Takes Fifth VLGC Newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy

BW LPG Takes Fifth VLGC Newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy

Singapore-based owner and operator of gas carriers BW LPG Limited has taken delivery of BW Libra, the fifth Very ...

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COSCO Dalian Linked to VLCC Order at DACKS

COSCO Dalian Linked to VLCC Order at DACKS

China’s shipping company Dalian Ocean Shipping CO. (COSCO Dalian) is reported to have ordered two Very Large ...

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Hyundai Heavy Back at Wärtsilä

Hyundai Heavy Back at Wärtsilä

South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has placed two contracts with Wärtsilä for seawater/propane ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 24th – 28th)

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VIDEO: Panama Canal’s Pacific Locks Spring Leak The newly constructed third set of locks of the long-awaited Panama ...

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Spotted: Oak Spirit Starts Taking Shape at DSME

DSME Starts Building Teekay's 2nd LNG Ship

Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has laid the keel for Teekay’s second ...

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Sainty Marine Turns to Arbitration over Order Cancellations

Sainty Marine Turns to Arbitration over Order Cancellations

Shenzhen-listed shipbuilder Jiangsu Sainty Marine Corp informed that it has filed for arbitration at London ...

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LR to Class Largest Heavy Lift Crane Vessel

LR to Class Largest Heavy Lift Crane Vessel

International classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has won a contract to class the world’s largest ...

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Frontline CEO: Tanker Orderbook Is a Concern

Tanker Orderbook Is a Concern

The strength of the tanker market which has enjoyed pretty high rates may be threatened by the inflow of the new ...

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Seadrill Delays Newbuilds amid Challenging Market

Seadrill Delays Newbuilds amid Challenging Market

Offshore drilling company Seadrill has delayed deliveries of two drillships currently under construction for two ...

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Uni-Asia and Yamasa Team Up to Buy Four Bulkers

Uni-Asia and Yamasa Team Up to Buy Four Bulkers

Hong Kong-based ship owner and charterer Uni-Asia Holdings Limited has entered into four agreements with its ...

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OOCL Names Its Latest Trans-Pacific Bound Boxship

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Hong Kong-based container shipping  company Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has named its latest 8,888 TEU ...

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Sanmar to Build Svitzer Sextet

Sanmar to Build Svitzer Sextet

Maersk Group’s salvage and towage subsidiary Svitzer has signed a newbuilding contract with Sanmar Shipyard ...

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Hyundai Heavy Workers Stop Work over Wage Freeze

Hyundai Heavy Workers Stop Work over Wage Freeze

Around 3,500 workers at South Korea’s shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) staged a three-hour ...

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Clipper Takes Two Ultramaxes at Sainty

Clipper Takes Two Ultramaxes at Sainty

Denmark’s Clipper Group has purchased two 64,000 dwt SDARI64 newbuilding bulk carriers being built by Sainty ...

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Delivery of ULCSs Set to Slow Down in 2016

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The steady flow of ultra-large containerships (ULCS) into the Asia-Europe trade will ease briefly in 2016, as the ...

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Ulstein Launches Its Largest Offshore Vessel Yet

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  On Tuesday night, August 25th, yard number 302 Island Venture, an offshore construction vessel for Island ...

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Two More LNG Carriers for Maran Nakilat JV

Two More LNG Carriers for Maran Nakilat JV

Nakilat, the shipping arm of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, has expanded its joint venture with Greek ...

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Keel Laid for Crowley’s 2nd LNG-Powered Ship

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The keel for the second Commitment Class liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered, combination container – ...

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One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One person died and three were injured after the research vessel Urania suddenly heeled portside and listed some 30 ...

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Spotted: TOTE’s 2nd LNG Ship Geared for Launching

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TOTE’s second ship in a series of the world’s first natural gas powered containerships, built by ...

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