Infographic: Casualties in 2015

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Opting for a job at sea may turn out to be rewarding at times as it offers the opportunity to venture out into the ...

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San Francisco Ferry Operator Examining Hydrogen Propulsion

San Francisco Ferry Operator Looking Into Hydrogen Propulsion

Sandia National Laboratories and San Francisco-based ferry operator Red and White Fleet have signed a cooperative ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Plunges Deeper into Red

Scorpio Bulkers Plunges Deeper in Red

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. posted a net loss of USD 138.6 million, or USD 0.71 basic and diluted loss per share, for the ...

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Upper Houston Ship Channel Closed after Oil Spill

Upper Houston Ship Channel Closed after Oil Spill

A small section of the Upper Houston Ship Channel was closed Tuesday morning after a report that 1,000 gallons of ...

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Wan Hai Lines Tops Reliability Poll

Wan Hai Lines Tops Reliability Poll

Taiwanese carrier Wan Hai Lines has beaten Danish container shipping giant Maersk, taking the lead as the most ...

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Port of Houston Authority Terminals Nearing 20m Ton Mark

Port of Houston Authority Terminals Nearing 20 Million Ton Mark

The Port of Houston Authority terminals handled nearly 20 million tons of cargo since the first of this year ...

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Matson Overhauling Its Alaska Operations

Matson Overhauling Its Alaska Operations

U. S. carrier Matson, Inc. is pushing ahead with its plans to fund improvements in its new Alaska operations ...

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First Ever Fully Laden Valemax Calls at Chinese Port

First Ever Fully Laden Valemax Calls at Chinese Port

The first-ever fully laden Valemax ore carrier discharged iron ore at a Chinese port over the weekend, according to ...

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Carnival Orders Two More LNG-Fuelled Mega Cruise Ships

Carnival Orders Two More LNG-Fuelled Mega Cruise Ships

Costa Cruises, Carnival Corporation’s Italy-based brand, has ordered construction of two next-generation ...

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BP Gets 30 Days to Make USD 1bn Deepwater Horizon Payments

BP Gets 30 Days to Make USD 1bn Deepwater Horizon Compensation Payment

The New Orleans District Judge Carl J. Barbier yesterday gave a 30-day deadline to BP to pay USD 1 billion in ...

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Pearl Seas Cruises Jumps on Cuba Bandwagon

Pearl Seas Cruises Jumps on Cuba Bandwagon

Connecticut-based luxury cruise line Pearl Seas Cruises has become the latest in line to include visits to Cuba in ...

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Höegh Seoul First to Call Indira Gandhi Container Terminal

Höegh Seoul First to Call at Indira Gandhi Container Terminal in Mumbai

The Indira Gandhi Container Terminal (ICT) in Mumbai officially opened up for Ro/Ro operations on July 18, ...

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SBM Offshore Lands USD 1.55bn for FPSO Cidade de Saquarema

SBM Offshore Secures USD 1.55bn Financing for FPSO Cidade de Saquarema

Dutch supplier of floating oil platforms SBM Offshore N.V. has secured USD 1.55 billion to finance the construction ...

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FERC Okays Excelerate’s LNG Terminal off Puerto Rico

FERC Okays Excelerate's LNG Terminal off Puerto Rico

Excelerate Energy (Excelerate) has obtained authorization from the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) ...

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Ports of Savannah and Brunswick Busier than Ever

Ports of Savannah and Brunswick Busier than Ever

U.S. port operator Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) moved a record 3.66 million twenty-foot equivalent container units ...

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Scorpio Tankers Bags a Second-Hand

Scorpio Tankers Bags a Second-Hand

NYSE-listed tanker operator Scorpio Tankers has entered into an agreement to purchase one 2014-built MR product ...

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Jensen-Designed LNG Articulated Tug-Barge Gets AIP

Jensen-Designed LNG Articulated Tug-Barge Gets Approval in Principle by ABS

US-based classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has granted an Approval in Principle to a ...

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Paris MoU Bans Two

M/V Andrey Osipov

The Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), acting on behalf of 27 participating maritime administrations, has ...

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2M Cleared for Middle East-US Deployment

2M Cleared for Middle East-US Deployment

The vessel sharing alliance between Maersk Line, part of Denmark’s A.P. Moller-Maersk, and Swiss firm Mediterranean ...

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BG Confirms Brazil’s Final Merger Clearance

BG Confirms Brazil's Final Merger Clearance

British multinational oil and gas major BG Group plc has confirmed that the recommended cash and share offer for ...

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Construction Start of Nicaragua Canal's Main Works on Track

Nicaragua Canal's Main Construction Work on Schedule

The preparation for the main construction work on the USD 50 billion Nicaragua canal is advancing on schedule and ...

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Spotted: BPT Joins a Seven-Figure Club

BPT Joins a Seven-Figure Club

Santos-based container terminal Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP) handled container number 1 million on its quay ...

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NAT Buys Suezmax Duo

Herbjørn Hansson, NAT’s Chairman & CEO

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) said that it has agreed to acquire two Far East built Suezmax tankers at an ...

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Carnival Settles on ADA Compliance

CARNIVAL CONQUEST

The United States Justice Department and cruise liner giant Carnival Corp. have reached a comprehensive, landmark ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (20-24 of Jul)

Readers’-Picks

Fire aboard Freedom of the Seas A fire broke out in a mechanical space on board Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship ...

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US Blacklists Singapore's Senat Shipping

Dawnlight-owned by Senat

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has blacklisted Singapore-based Senat Shipping Company (Senat) for its ...

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K Line Settles on Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

K Line Settles on Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

Japan’s shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (K-Line) has reached a settlement with attorneys ...

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