New Shipping Laws Would Axe 93 Pct of Aussie Seafarer Jobs

New Shipping Laws Would Axe 93 Pct of Aussie Seafarer Jobs

A Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA) of the inquiry into the Australian Shipping Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 by The ...

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KSS Line Orders VLGC to Service New Gyxis Charter

KSS Line Orders VLGC to Service New Gyxis Charter

South Korean gas and chemicals shipping company KSS Line has ordered one very large gas carrier (VLGC) from Hyundai ...

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Freighter Hits Reef and Sinks off Ningbo-Zhoushan Port

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A cargo ship laden with cement sank after losing power and hitting a reef off Ningbo-Zhoushan Port, China, in the ...

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NABU Slams Cruise Lines for Air Pollution

NABU Slams Cruise Lines for Polluting1

Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU), a Germany-based environment association, has launched a campaign ...

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NYK Setting Up Exclusive RORO Terminal in Saudi Arabia

NYK Setting Up Exclusive RORO Terminal in Saudi Arabia

Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) NYK signed a joint-venture agreement on Thursday ...

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COSCO Dalian Concludes Arbitration Case over Delayed Rig

COSCO Dalian Concludes Arbitration Case over Delayed Rig

Chinese shipbuilder COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard, a subsidiary of COSCO Shipyard Group, should not pay any additional ...

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First German LNG Ferry Delayed

First German LNG Ferry Delayed (2)

Cuxhaven-based cruise line Reederei Cassen Eils will have to wait at least until the second half of October to take ...

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Wärtsilä to Retrofit Bernhard Schulte’s Containerships

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German shipowner Bernhard Schulte GmbH & Co. KG has hired Wärtsilä to retrofit its eleven container vessels ...

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CMA CGM Puts Biggest French-Flagged Boxship into Service

CMA CGM Puts Biggest French-Flagged Boxship into Service

The 18,000 TEU CMA CGM Bouganville has become the largest container ship sailing under the flag of France after ...

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Spotted: Oak Spirit Gets First Taste of Water

Oak Spirit Gets First Taste of Water

Oak Spirit, Teekay’s second LNG MEGI newbuilding, has been launched at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine ...

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Baleària Orders Two LNG Ferries from LaNaval

Balearia Orders Two LNG Ferries from LaNaval

Spanish ferry operator Baleària has ordered two dual-fuel ferries from compatriot Shipyard Construcciones Navales ...

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Busan Port Finds Replacement for Future IMO Head

Busan Port Finds Replacement for Future IMO Head

South Korea’s Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has selected Woo Ye-jong as the new Chief Executive Officer of ...

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Two More Chinese Shipping Majors to Merge

CMES, Sinotrans to Merge

China’s shipping conglomerates China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) and Sinotrans & CSC Group are going ...

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CMA CGM Reshuffles Asia-Europe Service

CMA CGM

French container shipping company CMA CGM and Ocean Three partners have decided to merge their FAL2 and FAL3 loops ...

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Meratus Line Vessel Sinks, Two Crew Missing

Meratus Line Vessel Sinks, Two Crew Missing

An Indonesian-flagged containership loaded with containers sank on Wednesday morning, September 2, in the Java Sea, ...

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Spotted: Armada Pride Ready to Serve

Armada Pride Ready to Serve

Turkish shipbuilder Armada Shipyards, part of Palmali Group, launched the Armada Pride, the thirteenth 7,150-dwt ...

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MOL Testing New Windshield on Its Boxship

MOL Testing Windshields on Its Boxship

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. has started demonstration tests of a new windshield for ...

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Dry Bulk Market in the Dumps at Least Until 2017

Dry Bulk Market in the Dumps At Least Until 2017

The dry bulk shipping market will remain in recession due to contracting demand for iron ore and coal, and any ...

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MHI to Miss AIDAprima Delivery Deadline by 3 Months

AIDAprima

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) will miss the delivery deadline of Aida Cruises’ flagship AIDAprima by ...

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Firearms, Ammo Found on Freighter Arrested off Crete

Thousands of Firearms, Ammo Found on Freighter Arrested off Crete

Greek authorities have discovered two containers carrying undocumented ammunition and firearms on the general cargo ...

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Gorgon LNG Strike Averted

Gorgon LNG Strike Averted

Protected industrial action on Chevron’s Gorgon liquefied natural gas (LNG) project on Barrow Island scheduled for ...

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Borealis Maritime Joins Hanseatic Unity Chartering

Borealis Maritime Joins Hanseatic Unity Chartering

London maritime shipping company Borealis Maritime Ltd. and German ship managers Reederei NORD GmbH and Bernhard ...

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At Least 14 Dead After Boat Capsizes off Malaysia

Boat Carrying Around 100 People Capsizes off Malaysia

At least 14 people died and 19 have been rescued after a wooden boat crammed with scores of people capsized ...

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G E Shipping Takes Delivery of Offloaded Jag Akash

G E Shipping Takes Delivery of Jag Akash

Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd. (G E Shipping) has taken delivery of the recently sold newbuilding ...

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VIDEO: Moving a Sea Giant into Place

Moving a Sea Giant into Place

The 13,000 TEU boxship NYK Hyperion, built in 2013, called at Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) Gdansk, Poland, on ...

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Philly Tankers AS Okays USD 568m Deal with Kinder Morgan

Philly Tankers AS Okays USD 568 Million Resale Deal with Kinder Morgan

Majority of investors at the tanker operator Philly Tankers AS have agreed to sell the contracts for four tankers ...

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Tokyo, Paris MoUs Launch CIC on Enclosed Space Entry

Tokyo, Paris MoU Begin Concentrated Inspection Campaign

The Maritime Authorities of the Tokyo and the Paris Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control have ...

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