VIDEO: Thank You Seafarers!

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The maritime industry celebrates today the Day of the Seafarer 2015, honoring all those brave men and women who ...

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Spotted: Norwegian Escape Almost Ready for Her Debut

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In today’s spotted article we are featuring Norwegian Escape cruise ship under construction for Norwegian ...

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Interactive Image: Piracy Attacks Over Time

Piracy Attacks Over Time

Almost everybody has heard about piracy off the Horn of Africa, or ships being attacked ships in the Indian Ocean. ...

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Spotted: Wallmann Adds Muscle

Wallmann Adds Muscle

German terminal operator Wallmann & Co has put its second LHM 600 Liebherr mobile harbour crane into operation ...

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Harmony of the Seas Ready for the Next Step

Harmony of the Seas Ready for the Next Step

Soon to be one of the world’s largest cruise ships, Harmony of the Seas’ exterior construction was ...

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Interactive Image: How to Deter Pirates

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How well do you know what is being used to deter pirates attempting to board ships? The widespread vulnerability of ...

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Maersk Brooklyn Suffers Engine Failure in English Channel

Maersk Brooklin Suffers Engine Failure in English Channel

Maersk Line’s container ship Maersk Brooklyn experienced engine malfunction in the English Channel yesterday ...

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Three Ships Attacked in SOMS within Three Hours

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Three vessels have been boarded today in close proximity with each other within 4-10 nm while underway in the ...

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MOAS: We Need Funding for Life-Saving Drones

We Need Funding for Life-Saving Drones

The Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) was born from one family’s need to reach out to people in distress ...

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Indonesia's First Homemade Dredger

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen delivered its biggest ever Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) to ...

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Interview: Port of Oakland Braves the Storm

Port of Oakland Braves the Storm

The United States West Coast ports have braved a particularly turbulent period with the congestion woes arising ...

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Study: Mega-Ships Not that Mega After All?

Mega-Ships Not that Mega After All

With the ever greater inflow of mega-ships in the global fleet it seems that the cost savings introduced by these ...

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Image of the Day: Shotgun Kisses

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Port of Los Angeles posted this photo of one of NYK Line’s container ships undergoing a ship emissions ...

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Freighter Burning off Germany, Authorities Say Might Explode

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A general cargo ship Purple Beach has been burning in the North Sea off Germany’s coast since Monday, and it ...

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Image of the Day: Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Canada’s Port Metro Vancouver posted this image of Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sun docked at its ...

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Video: Teekay’s Tanker Market Update – May 2015

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Teekay Tankers, part of Teekay Group, operates a fleet of over 95 tankers, including aframax, long range (LR), ...

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Interview: Trials and Tribulations of the Dry Bulk Market

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The dry bulk shipping market has been hit hard by the downturn of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) that fell to ...

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

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Interview: Time for Carriers to Get Ahead of the Curve The 2015 has started off as a pretty challenging year for ...

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VIDEO: Teekay’s Arendal Spirit Arrives to Rio

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Teekay’s first unit for maintenance and safety (UMS), Arendal Spirit, arrived to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 2nd ...

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BIMCO: Time for Carriers to Get Ahead of the Curve

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The 2015 has started off as a pretty challenging year for the container shipping industry. With volatile spot rates ...

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Northern Sea Route to Overpower Suez Canal

Northern Sea Route to Overpower Suez Canal

Roughly two thirds of the world trade that passes through the Suez Canal, which is 8% of the global total, will be ...

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Asia: Migrants Stuck in Never-Ending Ordeal at Sea

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Around 8,000 migrants are believed to be stuck at sea off the coasts of Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia waiting ...

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VIDEO: Costa Luminosa Calls at Rostock Warnemuende

Costa Luminosa Calls at Rostock Warnemuende

As we tend to keep track of big cruise ships and their port calls, the latest video brings you a timeline of Costa ...

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Video: Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has recently published a time-lapse video of the construction of what the ...

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Why Containers Get Lost at Sea?

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Containerization has reformed the ocean transportation of cargo becoming the standard method of moving goods across ...

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Costa Concordia Wreck Arrives in Genoa

Costa Concordia Wreck Arrives in Genoa

The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship has been safely towed to the Port of Genoa where it will be ...

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DSME Confirms Talks on Mega Order

DSME Confirms Talks on Mega Order

South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) confirmed today that it is in ...

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