Tanker Aground off Norway

Tanker Aground off Norway

A  71-meter long tanker Scan Master ran aground on Sunday off Norway, local media report. The ship got grounded ...

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Financing Secured for Lekki Deepwater Port

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A consortium of six banks have agreed the terms of loans with a Singaporean firm, Tolaram Group, aimed at financing ...

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PPA Reaps Fruits of Increased Traffic Volumes

PPA Reaps Fruits of Increased Traffic Volumes

The Philippine Ports Authority records a 15% hike in net income despite the Manila port congestion.

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Noble Group Takes Iceberg Research to Court

Noble Group Takes Iceberg Research to Court

Noble Group Limited taking Hong Kong-based Iceberg Research to court over allegations in their reports.

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Glencore Extends M/V Oceanis Charter

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Dry bulk operator Diana Shipping Inc. has agreed to extend the present time charter contract with Glencore Grain ...

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VIDEO: Arklow Breeze Slips into Water

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General cargo ship Arklow Breeze was launched at the Westerbroek yard of Ferus Smit on Friday, the 20th of March. ...

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Swire Speeds Up North Asia Service

Swire Speeds Up North Asia Service

Swire Shipping makes changes to its North Asia service by calling Japanese ports prior to South Korea.

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Brittany Ferries Steward Died from Cocaine Abuse

Brittany Ferries Steward Died from Overdose

A Brittany Ferries steward that was found dead on board a cross-Channel ferry last October bound for South Devon ...

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 Wärtsilä Expands LNG Carrier Design Portfolio

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 Wärtsilä has ushered in a new series of LNG Carrier ship designs as part of its strategic programme under the ...

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New Zealand Court Fines Drunken Ship’s Master

New Zealand Court Fines Drunken Ship's Master

A ship’s master caught with five times the legal breath alcohol limit pleaded guilty to the charge in New ...

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Milaha Launches Container Service between Qatar and India

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Milaha Maritime & Logistics, a subsidiary of the Qatar based Milaha Group, is launching the first direct ...

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DP World Joins Maldives Port Development Project

DP World Joins Maldives Port Development Project

Dubai-headquartered marine terminal operator DP World has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Maldivian ...

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Two Ships Attacked by Pirates off Indonesia

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Two ships have been targeted by robbers over the weekend in the eastbound lane of the Straits of Malacca and ...

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DNV GL Looks into Hull and Propeller Performance

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DNV GL launches an advanced hull and propeller performance analytics module.

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (16th-20th March)

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Update: MSC Cruises’ Death Toll Rises to Twelve Twelve guests of MSC Cruises have been confirmed dead following the ...

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Limassol Port Workers Resume Cargo Operations

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Piled containers at the Limassol port, Cyprus have started moving as protesting workers resume loading activities, ...

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Diana Pens Loan Deal with Nordea Bank

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Dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping Inc. has inked a term loan facility with Nordea Bank AB, London Branch. ...

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Interview: Alfa Laval Scrubber Sales Forge Ahead

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Swedish engineering group Alfa Laval has seen a steady growth in the orders of their marine exhaust gas cleaning ...

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Seychelles Court Convicts Nine Somali Pirates

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Nine Somalis have been convicted for piracy by the Seychelles Supreme Court, Seychelles News Agency reports. The ...

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Vermilion First Becomes BW Sakura

Vermilion First Becomes BW Sakura

Singapore-headquartered BW LPG has taken delivery of the Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) Vermilion First, to be ...

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TEN In Clover

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Greek tanker operator Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) posted the best annual results in 2014 since 2010, reaching ...

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Cosco International Earns More

Cosco International Earns More

Cosco International, the shipping services arm of China Ocean Shipping, reported a 49% increase in annual net ...

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OBLT Finds Funding for LNG Carrier Newbuild

OBLT Finds Financing for LNG Carrier Newbuild

Panama-registered Oceanic Breeze LNG Transport (OBLT), a joint venture between ”K” Line and Inpex ...

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Deurganck Dock Lock Gates About to Head for Antwerp

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The construction of four gates for the Deurganck dock lock in the port of Antwerp, part of what will be the largest ...

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Expanding Star Bulk Sinks into Red

Expanding Star Bulk Sinks into Red

Athens-based dry bulk specialist Star Bulk Carriers ended 2014 with net loss despite a 111% increase in revenues ...

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Bellona, Damen Team Up on Designing Vessels of the Future

Bellona, Damen Team Up on Designing Vessels of the Future

The Oslo-based NGO Bellona Foundation has launched a three-year partnership with Dutch Damen Shipyards Group aimed ...

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Swire Drops Brisbane to Darwin Coastal Service

Swire Drops Brisbane to Darwin Coastal Service

China Navigation-operated liner shipping company Swire Shipping has canceled Brisbane to Darwin coastal service, ...

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