Windward: Data Manipulation at Sea Rising

Windward: Data Manipulation at Sea Rising

Windward, a specialized data and analytics company, has found in its industry research report aimed at documenting intentional data manipulation at sea that ships worldwide are increasingly manipulating data to conceal ...

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MEPC Approves Draft Polar Code

IMO Approves Draft Polar Code

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved ...

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UPDATE: Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, ...

Quarantined Nurse Tests Negative for Ebola, Disembarks Ship

A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, ...

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Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp Marine has secured offshore energy related contracts ...

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Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Egypt’s Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab and the Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, Mohab Mohamed Hussein ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact ...

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Image of the Day: Patrolling Suez

Image of the Day Patrolling Suez

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) is pictured here transiting the Suez Canal on October 2, ...

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ICS: Ballast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

ICS: Balast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KD Consortium, consisting of KBR and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Company, has been awarded a front ...

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Expected Tanker Fleet Growth Reaches Four-Year High

Expected Tanker Fleet Growth Reaches Four-Year-High

As the market awaits a potential oil price hike triggered by the ongoing geo-political tensions in the oil-rich ...

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Shipping Earnings Index Down

Shipping Earnings Index Down

The Drewry All Earnings Index, which covers the main bulk shipping markets, fell 25% in September to stand at 115 ...

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Second-Hand Panamax Prices Hit Bottom

Second-Hand Panamax Prices Hit Rock Bottom

Extremely poor demand for second-hand Panamax ships of 4,000 TEU has brought asset prices to the floor for that ...

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Recovering Freight Rates Threatened by Uncertainty

Recovering Freight Rates Threatened by Uncertainty

The oversupply in the freight market is still clearly felt as Panamax freight rates drag along, the Baltic and ...

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UK Navy Fighting Ebola at Its Doorstep

UK Navy Fighting Ebola at its Doorstep

Military and civilian personnel are currently making final preparations in Falmouth, Cornwall, to sail with Royal ...

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Slow Economic Recovery Affecting Shipping

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The global shipping demand remains subdued by slow economic activity, according to BIMCO, as the International ...

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NOC: Seas Might Rise 180cm by 2100

NOC: Seas Might Rise 180cm by 2100

A paper published in Environmental Research Letters by the U.K. National Oceanography Centre’s (NOC) ...

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Infographic: Basic Anatomy of Modern Seafaring

Have you ever asked yourself what is the total number of seafarers in the world? Or maybe which country has the ...

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IMO Kicks Off 67th MEPC Meeting

IMO Kicks Off 67th MEPC Meeting

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is meeting for ...

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Clear Sailing for Suezmaxes

Are Suezmaxes Making a Comeback

Several tanker owners have recently placed orders for Suezmax tankers and market pundits have discussed the merits ...

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NGOs Ask for Publicly Available Ship Efficiency Data

NGOs Ask for Publicly Available Ship Efficiency Data

Transport & Environment, Seas at Risk and Carbon War Room have urged the United Nations’ International ...

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Moody’s Says Shipping Industry Outlook Stable

Moody's Says Shipping Industry Stable

Moody’s Japan K.K. said its outlook for the global shipping industry is stable, with moderate EBITDA growth ...

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Interview: Offshore Ports – The Way Forward

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Thinking outside the box has sprung a myriad of innovations throughout history and it is what is keeping us “alive ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Oct 6 -12)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Freight rates are likely to fall further as carriers stand firm in their reluctance to reduce capacity on the ...

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GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) is calling for shippers’ carbon reporting requirements to be fully ...

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