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Russia: Vostochnaya Stevedoring Company Included in ...

  Vostochnaya Stevedoring Company (VSC, part of Global Ports Investments) LLC is now included in the rotation ...

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Sweden: Opcon Shortlisted in Sustainable Shipping Awards

  Energy and environmental technology Group Opcon and its new marine adaptation of Opcon Powerbox have been ...

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Chinese Freighter ‘Yuan Xiang’ Released from Pirate

  On the morning of the 8 June it was confirmed that the MV YUAN XIANG had been released from pirate captivity ...

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Canada: Containership Owner Seaspan Receives Triple-E Rating

  Containership owner Seaspan has received DNV’s new Triple-E rating. Triple-E is a voluntary self-improvement ...

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Greece: Euroseas Ltd. Announces Time Charter Renewal ...

  Euroseas Ltd., an owner and operator of drybulk carriers and container vessels and provider of seaborne ...

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Norway: Farstad Shipping Wins Charter Contracts

  Farstad Shipping has been awarded the following charter contracts: AHTS Far Strait (2006, UT 712L, 14.688 ...

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Japan: MOL Earns Environmental Ratings from DBJ

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced the company’s acquisition of the “DBJ Environmental Ratings” from the ...

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Maersk Resumes Services at Two Japanese Ports

  Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping firm, announced the partial resumption of services ...

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UK: Global Charity Effort Inspired by Lighthouse’s ...

  When leading maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services sponsored events surrounding the ...

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Wilhelmsen Ships Service Saudi Adds New Port of Operation

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) Saudi announce its appointment by the new Ras Al Zawr port in Saudi Arabia LPG/C Al ...

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Finland: Cargotec Prepares for Future with ‘Port ...

More than 50 years after the start of containerisation, Cargotec has envisaged the way the port of the future might ...

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Dockwise Requests More Leeway from Netherlands ...

  Dockwise urges the Netherlands government to allow for better protection on its vessels to counteract piracy ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line CEO Calls for Change

  Today, Maersk Line CEO, Eivind Kolding, addressed the container shipping and logistics industry as the ...

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Denmark: New Act Strengthens Competitiveness of ...

  A wide majority in the Danish Parliament has just passed Minister for Economic and Business Affairs Brian ...

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Danish Government Launches New Strategy for Measures ...

  The Danish government launches a new Danish strategy for measures against piracy The strategy follows up on ...

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UK: BMT Group Announces Its Involvement in Low-Carbon ...

  BMT Group, the leading international maritime design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has ...

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Asia Market Success for Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s SARD Offer

  Wilhelmsen Ships Services’ Ships Agency Redefined offer (SARD) is currently growing rapidly at a rate of one ...

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Russia: Baltic Fuel Company Puts into Service Another ...

  Baltic Fuel Company Ltd. (BFC) on June 2nd put into service the TM-10, another bunkering tanker beefing up ...

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UK: GEOSHIPS Acquires US-based Brooklyn Shipping Ltd

  Aberdeen-based SeaHold GEOSHIPS Limited (GEOSHIPS) has announced the acquisition of marine management ...

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Spain: GLs Energy Efficiency Forum in Madrid

  The coming introduction of the Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plan (SEEMP) regulations was very much on ...

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Japan: NYK Takes Delivery of First Bulk Carrier Fitted ...

  On May 31, NYK took delivery of a new 180,000 DWT bulk carrier, Shin Koho, at the Tsu Shipyard of the ...

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UK: Business Monitor International Reveals Report on ...

  Business Monitor International has announced the launch of its special report on the dry-bulk shipping ...

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South Africa and Mozambique Agree to Join Forces to ...

  South Africa and Mozambique have agreed to join forces to fight piracy off Mozambique’s 2,470km-long ...

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JSC Sevmash Shipyard Pays Over USD 43 Million to ...

  JSC Sevmash Shipyard executed decision of Stockholm court and paid over $43 mln to Norwegian shipping ...

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Environment Group Says Toxic Ship Headed to India

  Environment activists are warning that a cargo ship with toxic material on board is headed to India to be ...

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Ireland: TBS International Takes Delivery of New ...

  TBS International plc announced today that it has taken delivery of the newly-constructed vessel M/V Maya ...

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MV KHALED MUHIEDDINE K Released from Pirate Control

  On the morning of 26 May, the MV KHALED MUHIEDDINE K which was pirated on 20 January 2011 was released from ...

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