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ABS Classes US-Built Liquefied Gas Barge

US-based classification society ABS has classed the Harvest, an articulated tug barge (ATB) purpose-built to ...

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Samsung Heavy to Wind Up Ops at Another Dock

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries is looking to shut down another one of its floating docks on the ...

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Newbuilding Orders Plunge in H1 2017

Although newbuilding orders for tanker and bulkers increased during the first half of 2017, the overall number of ...

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ULCVs to Almost Double Capacity on Asia-North Europe by 2018

Additional phasing in of ultra-large container vessels (ULCV)– with a nominal capacity in excess of 18,000 ...

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DBS: Keppel, Sembcorp Marine Merger Would Make Sense

Prevailing challenges in the offshore and marine sector have sprung rumors on the potential consolidation of ...

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Fortune Ocean Eyes Up to Six New Bulkers

China’s dry bulk owner Fortune Ocean Shipping is looking to expand its fleet with up to six new bulk carriers ...

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Philly Shipyard Inks LOI for Containership Quartet

Philly Shipyard, a wholly- owned subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA, has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with ...

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KOGAS, Partners Forge FSRU Cooperation

Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) has teamed up with compatriot shipping lines on a  floating storage and ...

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STX Offshore Bags USD 140 Mn Tanker Deal

South Korea’s STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has won an order for four 50,000 deadweight tonnage (DWT) midsize ...

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First Ship with IMO Tier III EIAPP Engines Launched

The first ship featuring International Maritime Organisation’s Tier III EIAPP (Engine International Air ...

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Order Intake at Chinese Shipyards Down 29 Pct in H1

The influx of new orders at shipbuilding yards in China has dropped by 29 percent during the first half of this ...

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Keppel Verolme’s Price Tag Revealed

Damen Shipyards Group has paid EUR 23.5 million (USD 27.6 million) for the acquisition of Keppel’s Verolme ...

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HHI’s Shipbuilding Orders Up by 67 Pct in H1

 The shipbuilding orderbook value for the first half of this year of South Korean shipbuilding major Hyundai Heavy ...

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Clarksons: Global Shipyard Capacity Down by 62 Pct

The number of active shipyards on a global scale has dropped by 62 percent since the beginning of 2009, according ...

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New FSRUs Needed to Support Hoegh LNG, Nakilat Gas Projects

The recently coined cooperation between Hoegh LNG and Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat) is likely to result in ...

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Samsung Heavy Wins Conditional Deal for Vessel Pair

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) revealed it has inked a shipbuilding contract for two ...

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Hyundai Vinashin Tied to USD 160 Mn Tanker Deals

Vietnam-based Hyundai-Vinashin Shipyard, a joint venture between Hyundai Heavy Industries and Vietnam Shipbuilding ...

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Bahri Adds New VLCC to Its Fleet

National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has further expanded its fleet with the addition of a 300,000-dwt ...

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Video: Ichthys Venturer FPSO Sails Away

Ichthys Venturer, the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project’ floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) ...

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HHI Presents Integrated Smart Ship Solution

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has developed Integrated Smart Ship Solution (ISSS), ...

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Mid-Sized Niche Carriers Up Fleets in 2017

The mid-sized niche carriers have seen a 12.8% increase in deployed capacity during the first six months of 2017, ...

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Philly Shipyard Posts Higher H1 Net Income

Oslo-listed Philly Shipyard ASA recorded USD 19.4 million in net income for the first half of the year, ...

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GMS: Pakistan to Tighten Scrapping Rules for Tankers

Pakistani shipbreaking yards, which are currently closed to for tankers following accidents on uncleaned FSU and ...

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Report: SHI to Continue Cutting Its Workforce

South Korea’s shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) is looking to further cut its workforce, continuing ...

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Oceanbulk Books Capesize Quartet at Shanghai Waigaoqiao

Greek Oceanbulk Group has been linked to an order for four Capesize bulkers at China’s Shanghai Waigaoqiao ...

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First Steel Cut for Color Line's Hybrid Ferry

Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein Verft has held the steel cutting ceremony for Color Line’s plug-in hybrid ...

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