Lauritzen Narrows Loss, Confirms Newbuilding Sales

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Danish shipping company J. Lauritzen has confirmed that it opted to sell two Supramax bulk carrier newbuildings and ...

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VARD Wins USD 70 Mn Module Carrier Vessels Order

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Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Vard Holdings Limited (Vard) has inked a USD 70 million contract for the ...

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Update: Fire aboard Caribbean Fantasy Still Active

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A fire which started aboard the 561-foot ferry Caribbean Fantasy on August 17 is still active and the authorities ...

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Navios Acquisition's Quarterly Net Income Cut in Half

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Owner and operator of tanker vessels Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation has reported its net income for the ...

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Panama Canal Handles First Suezmax Oil Tanker

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The Panama Canal has marked another milestone with the first-ever transit of a Suezmax crude oil tanker which ...

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Tanker Granted Access to Zueitina Terminal

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The Greece-flagged crude oil tanker New Hellas has been granted approval to enter Libya’s Zueitina oil ...

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Maersk Supply Service to Divest up to 20 Vessels

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Maersk Supply Service, a part of Danish shipping and offshore energy conglomerate Maersk Group, is divesting up to ...

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Awilco Wraps Up Sale of LNG Carrier Duo

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Norwegian liquefied natural gas (LNG) transportation provider Awilco LNG ASA has completed the sale of two 125,000 ...

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Japanese Yards Score Only Eight Orders in July

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Japan-based shipbuilders have received only eight exporting orders during July 2016, representing a significant ...

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European Yards Rack Up Cruise Ship Orders

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In a historically weak contracting environment the cruise sector has seen a strong level of newbuild ordering and ...

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RS to Class, Inspect Palmali’s Ships

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Classification society Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) and Turkey-based Palmali Shipping Company have ...

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Three More Orders Cancelled at Yangzijiang Shipbuilding

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Singapore-listed shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has been served with three more terminations for ...

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Team Tankers Exits Stainless Steel Vessel Market

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Bermuda-based chemical tanker owner and operator Team Tankers International has fully executed its previously ...

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NWSA’s Import Volumes Up in July

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The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) recorded strong import container volumes in July, which suggest that peak ...

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Aulong Shipbuilding Wins Its First Ferry Order

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Aulong Shipbuilding, a joint venture company formed by Austal Limited and Guandong Jianglong Shipbuilding of ...

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MSI: Dry Bulk Market Could Recover in 4th Quarter

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The dry bulk markets are expected to see a fourth quarter bounce in chartering activity for both the Capesize and ...

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Crowley Adds Jacksonville-Costa Rica Service

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Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation launched a new, weekly, fixed-day container shipping ...

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Doorae Fined Again for Violating US Anti-Pollution Laws

Doorae Shipping Fined for Violating US Anti-Pollution Laws

South Korean maritime company Doorae Shipping Co. pleaded guilty for violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from ...

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Update: Ferry Runs Aground after Igniting off San Juan

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All passengers and crewmembers from the 561-foot passenger/car ferry Caribbean Fantasy, which ignited earlier ...

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Four Dead in Bosphorus Strait Collision

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Four people were reported dead following a collision between a bulk carrier and a coastal safety boat at the ...

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Alphaliner: Maersk Could Sell APM Terminals and Damco

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Danish shipping major Maersk Line’s container shipping related units, APM Terminals (APMT) and Damco, could ...

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Precious Shipping Sells Two Handysize Old-Timers

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Thailand-listed dry cargo ship owner Precious Shipping has disposed of two Handysize bulk carriers, MV Suchada ...

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Newbuild LR1 Joins Navig8 Product Tankers' Fleet

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Shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the 74,000 dwt LR1 tanker Navig8 Providence from ...

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The Curious Case of “Hijacked” Vier Harmoni

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A product tanker carrying 900,000 liters of diesel, initially believed to be hijacked off the coast of ...

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APL Setting Up Asia - Caribbean Link

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Singapore-based container shipping company APL plans to launch a new weekly feeder service, the Island Bridge ...

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Finnlines to Delist Shares from Nasdaq Helsinki

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Finnish operator of ro-ro and passenger services Finnlines has decided to apply for the termination of trading in ...

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Norden Inks Long-Term Shipping Deals with Enviva

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Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S has signed two agreements with the Enviva family of companies ...

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