DNV GL: LNG Infrastructure Needed Throughout Europe

Europe Needs LNG Infrastructure

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has the biggest potential market in Europe out of all alternative fuels, but the ...

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Houthis Seize Bab al-Mandab Army Base

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Yemen’s Houthi militias, rebel forces believed to be backed by Iran, seized a Bab al-Mandab army base overlooking ...

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Costa Concordia Used for Cocaine Smuggling

Costa Concordia Used for Cocaine Smuggling

Large quantities of cocaine are reported to had been smuggled on board the most luxuries ships sailing the high ...

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Fincantieri: Designing the Drillship of the Future

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Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri is introducing a new ultra-deep drillship design at OMC Technical conference today, ...

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VIDEO: Anthem of the Seas Calls at Hamburg

Anthem of the Seas in Hamburg

The video shows Royal Caribbean´s new cruise ship, Anthem of the Seas, being pulled along the river Elbe in the ...

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Fire Breaks Out on board Tanker in Kirkdale

Fire Breaks Out on board Tanker in Kirkdale

A fire broke out in one of the engine rooms of a Cyprus-flagged tanker at Canada Dock, on the river Mersey this ...

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VIDEO: Arklow Breeze Slips into Water

ARKLOW BREEZE LAUNCHING

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

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Five Costa Cruises’ Guests Killed in Tunis Attack

Costa Fascinosa

Costa Cruises confirmed that five guests, 4 Italians and 1 Russian, of the Costa Fascinosa are among the victims of ...

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

Readers’ Picks

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

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Interview: Alfa Laval Scrubber Sales Forge Ahead

Gdansk Shiprepair Yard "REMONTOWA" S.A.

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

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Image of the Day: Drydocks World Does Its Daily Dozen

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UAE-based shiprepair facility Drydocks World has simultaneously berthed 11 rigs in the Dubai yard setting a new ...

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Pirates Steal Fuel from Malaysian Tanker

Pirates Steal Fuel from Malaysian Tanker

A group of seven armed pirates hijacked a product tanker off Pulau Repong, Indonesia, as informed by anti-piracy ...

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Nine MSC Cruises' Guests Killed in Tunisia Museum Attack

MSC Splendida

Nine of MSC Cruises’ guests are reported to have lost their lives in a terrorist attack during a shore ...

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Tanker Ablaze off Busan, Crew Evacuated

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A fire broke out on board a chemical tanker off Busan, South Korea on Saturday, March 14th. The 3,400–dwt Sun Wing ...

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Sobelmar Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

Sobelmar Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

Bulker operator Sobelmar Antwerp N.V. and certain of its subsidiaries have commenced Chapter 11 reorganization ...

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Image of the Day: Olympic Bibby Testing the Water

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The image shows Offshore Supply Ship Olympic Bibby blending with the scenery while testing what she is made of. The ...

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World Fleet About to Receive More MSC Giants

MSC-Oscar

The world’s largest containership MSC Oscar is soon going to be joined by her sister ship MSC Oliver in April ...

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Tidewater to Receive Compensation for Seized Vessels

Tidewater to Receive Compensation for Seized Vessels

Oil service company Tidewater is set to receive around USD 46 million plus interest and partial legal costs ...

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Interactive Image: Maersk Triple E’s Data Load

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The mountain of data generated every day in today’s digital world is transforming the way how Maersk Group does ...

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Viking Shiptech Introduces 80 Knot Ships

Viking Shiptech

Norwegian company Viking Shiptech has developed a new patent pending shipping technology, which is expected to ...

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Virgin Group Facing USD 300 Mln in Court Claims

British billionaire Sir Richard Branson,

British billionaire Sir Richard Branson, founder of a new cruise market entrant Virgin Cruises, is being sued by a ...

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VIDEO: Anthem of the Seas Reaches Open Sea

ANTHEM OF THE SEAS

Royal Caribbean’s new cruise ship Anthem of the Seas was safely and successfully conveyed to the open sea, the ...

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VIDEO: Bulker from Houston Channel Collision Moved

The chemical tanker Carla Maersk and the bulk carrier Conti Peridot off Morgan's Point, Texas, March 10, 2015,

The bulk carrier Conti Peridot that collided on the Houston Ship Channel with the chemical tanker Carla Maersk was ...

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China Revamps Ship Arrest Regulations

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China, which is the backbone of the global maritime trade, is stepping up its efforts with respect to regulating ...

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Gallery: Houston Ship Channel Closes amid MTBE Spill

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A 600-foot chemical tanker Carla Maersk and the Conti Peridot, a 623-foot bulk carrier collided on Monday at around ...

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Iranian Navy Saves Filipino Cargo Ship from Pirates

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The Iranian Navy foiled a pirate attack targeting a Filipino-flagged cargo ship on Sunday, March 8th while the ship ...

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Baltic Dry Index in Recovery Mode

Baltic Dry Index in Recovery Mode

After plunging to unprecedented low levels at the beginning of the year, the Baltic Dry Index is en route for ...

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