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Shell’s First LNG Bunker Ship Arrives in Rotterdam

Royal Dutch Shell’s first LNG bunker vessel named Cardissa has arrived in the port of Rotterdam to fuel ships ...

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GMS Urges Tanker Owners to Go the Extra Mile

Tanker owners need to adapt to the stricter requirements for cleaning vessels for hot works prior recycling amid ...

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V.Group Acquires Graig Ship Management

London-based V.Group, a marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, has acquired Graig ...

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THE Alliance Adding Safety Net in Case of Insolvency

The members of THE Alliance are looking to form a contingency fund which would protect them in case one of the ...

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Calumet Refloated, Traffic Back to Normal in Soo Locks

The cargo vessel Calumet, a 629-foot ship that ran aground on the north side of Sugar Island Wednesday, was ...

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DryShips Ends Stock Purchase Deal with Kalani

Greek shipowner DryShips has terminated the disputed common stock purchase agreement, dated April 3, 2017, with the ...

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Waterway Closed after Bulker Runs Aground

Commercial vessel traffic in the St. Marys River was shut down after the 629-foot US bulk carrier Calumet ran ...

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Pyxis Tankers Stays in the Red

Greece-based product tanker company Pyxis Tankers suffered a net loss of USD 0.8 million in the second quarter of ...

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Singapore Arrests Bulk Carrier Patriot

The 52,454 dwt bulk carrier Patriot has been detained in Singapore waters, Supreme Court of Singapore’s data shows. ...

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HMM Slashes Operating Loss

South Korean container carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) managed to narrow its operating loss to KRW 128.1 ...

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Salvors Start Removing Boxes from Grounded Kea Trader

Work to extract 750 tonnes of heavy fuel oil from the grounded container ship m/v Kea Trader is now complete and ...

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Yang Ming Narrows Loss in 2017

Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) managed to cut its net loss in the ...

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Whale Found Lodged on Princess Cruises Ship in Alaska

A deceased whale was found lodged on top of the bulbous bow on the cruise ship Grand Princess when the vessel ...

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Australia Could Build New Gas Import Terminal at Crib Point

Australian energy company AGL has selected Crib Point, Western Port, in Victoria as the preferred site for the ...

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Nordic Pollux Arrives at Besiktas for Special Survey

In today’s spotted we bring you an image of Nordic Pollux, a 150,100 dwt crude oil tanker which has arrived ...

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Market Rates Put Pressure on Navios Acquisition

Tanker owner and operator Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation reported a 21.5% decrease in its revenue in the ...

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Hansa Heavy Lift Ships 13 Modules to Australia

German shipping company Hansa Heavy Lift has transported 13 modules measuring over 147,124 cbm from China to ...

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Damaged Warship to Be Moved to US for Repairs

The US Navy’s severely damaged guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald is to be moved back to the US months ...

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iContainers: Freight Forwarders Should Embrace Technology

The ocean freight forwarding industry should embrace technology, according to online freight forwarding company ...

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Euronav Slips into Loss

Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav NV ended the second quarter of 2017 with a net loss of USD 24.2 ...

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Epic Gas Agrees Sale, Bareboat Charter for Newbuilding

Singapore-based Epic Gas has entered into a sale and 10-year bareboat charter back transaction for the 2017-built ...

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20,568 TEU Munich Maersk Makes Maiden Call at Hamburg

In today’s spotted, we bring you an image of Munich Maersk, which berthed at EUROGATE Container Terminal ...

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Vale Sells Two VLOCs to China's Bocomm

Brazilian mining giant Vale has finalized a sale agreement for two of its very large ore carriers (VLOCs) with ...

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USCG: Detained Ship Departs Baltimore after 10 Months

Having been detained for the last ten months, the 5,900 dwt tanker Asphalt Trader departed Baltimore on August 5, ...

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NAT Inks Two Charter Deals with Shell

Bermuda-based tanker owner Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) has entered into two time charter arrangements ...

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MPC Container Ships Adds One More Vessel

MPC Container Ships, Norway-based owner and operator of container vessels formed in April 2017, has acquired AS ...

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