VIDEO: MS Veendam Rescues Pilot from Pacific Crash

ms Veendam Plane Rescue

Holland America Line’s ms Veendam answered a request for assistance on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 from the United States ...

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VIDEO: Grounded Reefer in Delaware Bay Back Underway

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Motor vessel Santa Lucia ran aground Tuesday near Miah Maull Shoal in Delaware Bay while inbound to Philadelphia. ...

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Infographic: Maritime Crime Figures for 2014

Maritime Crime Figures for 2014 V3

Maritime operations company Dryad Maritime released the following infographic showing maritime crime figures for ...

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Prosecutor Wants 26 Years for Costa Concordia Captain

Costa Concordia

Italian prosecutors have called for a 26-year prison sentence for the captain of Costa Concordia cruise ship that ...

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Three Injured in Cargo Ship Fire

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A fire broke out on Saturday on board an Indonesia-flagged general cargo ship while docked in Surabaya, Indonesia ...

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HHI’s Order Intake Plunges

HHI's Order Intake Plunges

The newbuilding order intake of South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has taken a plunge as the ...

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Image of the Day: Splashed

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The image shows KOTUG Offshore’s tugs tow FPSO ‘PetroJarl 1′ to Damen Shiprepair Schiedam located ...

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Drewry: Post-Alliance Restructure Well-Balanced

Post-Alliance Restructure Well-Balanced

The Asia-North Europe trade post-alliance restructure is generally well-balanced in terms of geographical coverage ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (18-22 of Jan)

Readers’ Picks

VIDEO: Fincantieri Starts Building Seven Seas Explorer Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has laid keel for the Seven ...

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VIDEO: Fincantieri Starts Building Seven Seas Explorer

Fincantieri Starts Construction of Seven Seas Explorer

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has laid keel for the Seven Seas Explorer, the first super luxury cruise ship that ...

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Image of the Day: SCF Melampus Sets Sail for Nigeria

Image of the day

LNG carrier SCF Melampus, which just joined the fleet of Russian shipping company Sovcomflot (SCF Group), has set ...

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Analysing Security Threats: Man vs Machine

Analysing Security Threats- Man vs Machine

The claim that in today’s information age, with open source media instantly available via mobile devices or at the ...

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Term of the Day: Advanced Notice of Arrival (ANOA)

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Advanced Notice of Arrival (ANOA) is a document which has to be sent to the U.S. Coast Guard by a crew of a ship ...

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Ghana’s Navy Frees Oil Tanker from Pirates

Ghana Navy's patrol vessel GNS Blika

The Ghana Navy has arrested eight pirates, identified as Nigerians, who are suspected of hijacking a crude oil ...

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Image of the Day: World’s Largest Containership

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The image shows 19 224 TEU MSC Oscar, the world’s largest container ship. The behemoth container ship was ...

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Update: MOL Express Breaks Free

MOL Express Runs Aground

MOL-operated containership MOL Express that ran aground in shallow water in Tateyama Harbor, Chiba Prefecture on ...

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Yo-Yoing of Spot Rates to Continue in 2015

Container Ship

The westbound trade continues to show consistent growth but it is far from uniform throughout the Mediterranean ...

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Image of the Day: Cutting through Ice

Cutting through Ice

The image shows US Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star entering an ice field near the Balleny Islands on January 5, 2015, ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (5-9 of Jan)

Readers’ Picks

DSME Christens World’s Biggest Containership Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) ...

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DSME Christens World’s Biggest Containership

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Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has named the MSC Oscar, which with the ...

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Image of the Day: Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Image of the Day Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Dutch shipping company Vroon is bringing its bitumen tanker Iver Ambition, former San Lorenzo, back into service ...

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GALLERY: Damen Hands Over Nexus to Van Oord

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The following gallery shows the new DOC 8500 cable laying vessel recently delivered by Dutch shipbuilder Damen to ...

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VIDEO: Pieter Schelte Reaches Rotterdam

Pieter Schelte

The world’s largest vessel Pieter Schelte, owned by Allseas, has arrived in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The ...

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Interview: Insight into Piracy

Mike Edey, Head of Intelligence at Dryad Maritime

The 2014 has been a pretty eventful year with respect to pirate activities, seeing a tragic end with a crew ...

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Top 5 Interviews of 2014

Readers’ Picks

The end of December and coming holidays are traditionally the time when we look back at the highlights of the ...

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Image of the Day: RFA Fort Victoria Emerges from Makeover

Queen of the Seas

Looking resplendent riding high in No.5 Dock at Cammell Laird’s yard in Birkenhead, RFA Fort Victoria belies her 24 ...

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OW Bunker Manager Arrested in Denmark

OW Bunker Manager Arrested in Denmark

Former global manager of the bankrupt marine fuel supplier OW Bunker Lars Bohn has been arrested in Denmark. Danish ...

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