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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Image of the Day: Helgoland Floated Out

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After almost nine months of construction MS Helgoland, a new LNG-fueled ferry of the shipping company Cassen Eils ...

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Maran Orders Two Tankers at DSME

Maran Orders Two Tankers at DSME

South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co (DSME) has won an order from ...

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STX Offshore to Build Up to Eight LR1 Tankers

STX Offshore to Build Up to Eight LR1 Tankers

STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has secured an order for construction of up to eight Long Range Product Carriers ...

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IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

IMO Adopts Polar Code Environmental Provisions

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted the environmental part of the International Code for ...

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TGE Marine Signs Off on Three Gas Carriers

TGE Marine Signs Off on Three Gas Carriers

German EPCS (Engineering, Procurement and Construction Supervision) solution provider TGE Marine Gas Engineering ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (10-14 of May)

Readers’-Picks

Why Containers Get Lost at Sea? Containerization has reformed the ocean transportation of cargo becoming the ...

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Video: Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has recently published a time-lapse video of the construction of what the ...

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MOL Names LNG Carrier

MOL Names LNG Carrier

Tokyo-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has organised a naming ceremony for a newbuilding LNG carrier for Osaka Gas ...

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Sinica Graeca Joins Angelakos Hellas’ Fleet

Sinica Graeca Joins Angelakos Hellas' Fleet

Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group (Sinopacific) held a christening ceremony at its Dayang Shipyard on Thursday, May ...

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HSH Nordbank Sets Sights on South Korea

HSH Nordbank Sets Sights on South Korea

German lender HSH Nordbank is focusing its international shipping business on South Korea through the announced ...

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NYK Orders Two LNG Carriers for Cameron Project

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Tokyo-based Nippon Yusen Kabashiki Kaisha (NYK) ordered two liquefied natural gas carriers from the compatriot ...

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COSCO Disposes Of Four More Oldies

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Hong-Kong listed shipping company China COSCO Holdings Company Limited has disassembled four more vessels within ...

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