Steel Cut for Crowley’s Second LNG-Powered ConRo Ship

Jensen's Ken Inabinett, structural inspector, ConRo team

VT Halter Marine, Inc., a subsidiary of VT Systems, Inc., has began construction on Taíno, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s ...

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Star Clippers Building World’s Largest Square Rigger

Star Clippers Building World's Largest Square Rigger

Monaco-headquartered tall ship sailing cruise line Star Clippers has started building its fourth square rigger, the ...

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GOGL Posts Loss, Delays Delivery of 19 Newbuilds

GOGL Posts Loss, Delays Delivery of 19 Newbuilds

Golden Ocean Group Limited, a dry bulk shipping company created through a merger of former Knightsbridge Shipping ...

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Keel Laid for Russia’s Next Generation Icebreaker

Keel Laid for World's Biggest Nuclear-Powered Icebreaker

The keel laying of what will become the world’s biggest nuclear-powered icebreaker took place at the Baltic ...

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MISC Allocates USD 1 Billion for Capex

MISC Allocates USD 1 Billion Capex

MISC Bhd, a shipping arm of Petronas, has set aside USD 1 billion for capex (capital expenditure) in 2015, which ...

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Bangladeshi Shipbreakers Take the Lead

Bangladeshi Shipbreakers Take the Lead

There has been a firm level of ship demolition activity in the first four months of 2015 and the two largest owner ...

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Wärtsilä Bags BWM Systems Order

Wärtsilä AQUARIUS Ready (1)

Wärtsilä has received an order for its Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS) from an undisclosed European ...

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VLGC Fleet to Increase by 23 Pct in 2015

VLGC Fleet to Increase by 23 Pct in 2015

Some 37 very large gas carriers (VLGCs) of a total capacity of 3.1 million cum are to be delivered this year, ...

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Hyundai Heavy First to Build 2,000 Ships

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South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) became the first shipyard in the world to build and deliver ...

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JES Restructuring Bid Rejected

JES Restructuring Bid Rejected

Taizhou Intermediate People’s Court has rejected the proposed restructuring bid submitted by the ...

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Avance’s Newbuilds Repaired

Avance’s Newbuilds Repaired

Norwegian owner and operator of very large gas carriers Avance Gas informed that both of its newbuilds, VLGCs ...

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Interview: Trials and Tribulations of the Dry Bulk Market

Trials and Tribulations of the Dry Bulk Market2

The dry bulk shipping market has been hit hard by the downturn of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) that fell to ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (18-22 of May)

Readers’-Picks

Interview: Time for Carriers to Get Ahead of the Curve The 2015 has started off as a pretty challenging year for ...

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Bahri Orders Five VLCCs from Hyundai Samho

Bahri Orders Five VLCCs from Hyundai Samho1

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) inked an agreement with Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) ...

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VIDEO: Meet Auerbach’s Multipurpose Newbuilds

Meet Auerbach's Multiprupose Newbuilds

The following video introduces the multipurpose, MPP F-500, series of vessels owned by German shipping ...

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Höegh LNG to Speed Up Investment in New FSRUs

Höegh LNG to Speed Up Investment in New FSRUs

Owner and operator of floating LNG terminals Höegh LNG plans to tap further into the rising market potential of the ...

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Image of the Day: Razor-Sharp X-BOW

Razor-Sharp X-BOW

Well this is a sight we don’t have a chance of seeing too often. The image shows an offshore construction ...

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Lomar Takes Delivery of 64,000 DWT Bulker

Lomar Takes Delivery of 64,000 DWT Bulker

China-based COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard Co. has delivered a 64,000 DWT bulk carrier named Queen Cuki to its European ...

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Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

Higher Turnover for Dutch Maritime Technology Sector

The Dutch maritime technology sector has had a good year, posting a 17% increase in turnover, from € 6.4 billion ( ...

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Worker Killed in Shipyard Explosion

Worker Killed in Shipyard Explosion

A shipyard worker was killed in a blast that rippled through a ship undergoing repair work at Mingyang Shipyard in ...

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MOL Sells Propeller Boss Cap Fins No. 3,000

MOL Notches Order No. 3,000 for Propeller Boss Cap Fins

Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its marine equipment trading company MOL Techno-Trade have accrued ...

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Image of the Day: e-KOTUG Wows Tugnologists

e-KOTUG Wows Tugnologists

KOTUG’s new ART 80-32 Hybrid Rotortug RT Evolution, built by Damen, was named at the Greenwich Ship Tier in ...

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Bulker Trio Joins Fednav’s Fleet

Bulker Trio Joins Fednav's Fleet

Canadian shipowner Fednav has taken delivery of three bulk carriers since the beginning of the year, the company ...

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Pipavav, DSME Ink Pact on Construction of LNG Ships

Pipavav, DSME Ink Pact on Construction of LNG Ships

India’s Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd has signed a cooperation deal with South Korean ...

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YM Express Joins Yang Ming’s Fleet

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Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation has taken delivery of  YM Express, a 4,662 TEU ...

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Indian Prime Minister Visits Hyundai Heavy Industries

Indian Prime Minister Visits Hyundai Heavy Industries

The Prime Minster of India Narendra Modi has visited Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) as part of his two-day visit to ...

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DNV GL Unveils Its Unmanned FLNG Concept

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DNV GL has developed a new unmanned floating LNG concept intended to unlock the potential of remote offshore gas ...

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