Evergreen Sets Sights on 10 Reefers

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Taiwan-listed shipping company Evergreen Marine Corp. said that it intends to sign shipbuilding contracts for up to ...

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Indian Builders Asked to Take Stake in Gail’s LNG Ships

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India’s gas utility company Gail has asked local shipbuilders bidding for the country’s LNG carriers to ...

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Second Nor Lines LNG Cargo Ship Leaves China

Second Nor Lines LNG Cargo Ship Leaves China

The 5,000 dwt short sea cargo ship MS Kvitnos has left China and is on its way to Norway, joining its sister ship ...

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Drydocks World Completes World’s Largest Turret

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Dubai’s maritime engineering business Drydocks World celebrated today the sail-away of the world’s largest ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Jun 29 – Jul 3)

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Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a ...

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Grimaldi Orders Three More PCTCs in China

Grimaldi Orders Three More PCTCs in China

Italian shipowner Grimaldi Group has signed an USD 165 million agreement for the construction of three Pure Car ...

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ICBC Leasing Pens USD 1.1bn Deal with Jaccar and Seatrade

ICBC Leasing Pens USD 1.1bn Deal with Jaccar and Seatrade

ICBC Leasing, a unit of Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd., has signed loan deals with Belgian reefer ...

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Rolls-Royce Spearheads Study into Autonomous Ships

Rolls-Royce Spearheads Study into Autonomous Ships

Rolls-Royce is to lead the new EUR 6.6 million Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative to produce ...

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2015 on Track to Break Record in Dry Bulk Scrapping?

2015 on Track to Break Record in Dry Bulk Scrapping

The 2015 appears to be running on a path toward becoming another record year in the dry bulk demolition activity. ...

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Spotted: Nordana Star Makes a Splash

Nordana Star Hits the Water

Today’s spotted brings you an image of general cargo ship Nordana Star being launched at Dutch shipbuilder ...

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Asia Gets First LNG-Powered Tugboat

Asia Gets First LNG-Powered Tugboat

China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) has taken delivery of Asia’s first tugboat Hai Yang Shi You 525, ...

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JES International Sues Former Administrative Assistant

JES International Sues Former Administrative Assistant

Singapore-based shipbuilder JES International Holdings Limited reported that four of its Chinese subsidiaries ...

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Container Equipment Prices Fall to Record Lows

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Low material costs and stable demand has driven the price of new container equipment down to record lows where it ...

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Bahri Signs Up for Five More

Bahri Signs Up for Five More

 The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has exercised option for construction of additional five ...

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Huarong’s Shipyard Sale Delayed

Huarong's Shipyard Sale Delayed

China Huarong Energy Company Limited, formerly known as China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Ltd, said ...

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24 Largest Hapag-Lloyd Boxships to Get a Nose Job

24 Hapag-Lloyd Boxships to Get a Nose Job

German container line Hapag-Lloyd will fit 24 of its largest vessels with new bulbous bows by 2016, and some will ...

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Lomar Takes Delivery of Kambos

Lomar Takes Delivery of Kambos

Chinese shipbuilder COSCO Zhoushan Shipyard Co., Ltd has delivered a 64,000 DWT bulk carrier, named Kambos, to its ...

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Capital Adds Third Dropdown Newbuilding

Capital Adds Third Dropdown Newbuilding

Nasdaq-listed diversified shipping company Capital Product Partners L.P. (Capital) has acquired the 2015-built ...

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Silversea Cruises Expands Fleet to Nine Ships

Silversea Cruises Expands Fleet to Nine Ships

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has received an order for a new ultra-luxury cruise ship from Silversea Cruises. ...

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Gallery: First Ever Widened Boxship Reenters Service

First Ever Widened Boxship Reenters Service

After successful sea trials, the first ever container ship to undergo a process of widening, the MSC ...

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Police Seize Parts of Fincantieri Shipyard in Waste Probe

Police Seizes Parts of Fincantieri's Monfalcone Shipyard

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri suspended all of the production activities at its Monfalcone shipyard after the ...

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MOL Breaks Ground with Methanol-Fueled Carriers

MOL Breaks Ground with Methanol-Fueled Carriers

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has placed an order with Minaminippon Shipbuilding Co., Ltd ...

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TUI Cruises Back at Meyer Turku for Two More

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German cruise line TUI Cruises GmbH has ordered two more cruise ships from Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku Oy. The ...

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Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell

Samsung Heavy Lands USD 4.7 Billion FLNG Order from Shell

South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has won a KRW 5.3 trillion (USD 4.7 billion) contract to build ...

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Cosco Bags USD 638mln Subsidy to Modernize Fleet

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China COSCO Holdings Company Limited has won a government subsidy worth approximately RMB 3.963 billion (USD 638.7 ...

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Exmar and John Fredriksen in USD 2.3bn LNG Joint Venture

Exmar and John Fredriksen in LNG Joint Venture

Belgian liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier owner and operator Exmar has agreed to integrate its LNG assets and ...

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MES Delivers Bulker to Saville Shipping

MES Delivers Bulker to Saville Shipping

Japanese shipbuilder Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (MES) delivered a 60,000 dwt type bulk carrier MV ...

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