South Carolina Ports Mark Double-Digit Volume Surge

South Carolina Ports Mark Double-Digit Volume Surge

South Carolina’s ports recorded another month of double-digit growth, with volumes in November up 13 percent ...

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US Marine Authorities Offload over 10 Tons of Cocaine

US Marine Authorities Offload over 10 Tons of Drugs

More than eight and half tons of cocaine seized or recovered in fourteen interdictions in international waters of ...

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US Coast Guard Medevacs Tanker Crewmember

US Coast Guard Medevacs Tanker Crewmember

The U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans medevaced a Filipino crewmember from a tanker 23 miles south of Southwest ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (15th – 19th Dec)

Readers’ Picks

MSC Rachele Runs Aground MSC’s containership Rachele has run aground on a sandbank in Western Scheldt ...

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APM Terminals Moin Project Gets Final Clearance

APM Terminals Moin Project Gets Final Clearance

The Secretaría Técnica Nacional Ambiental (SETENA), the official environmental agency of the government of Costa ...

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Carnival Back for Two More at Fincantieri

Carnival Back for Two More at Fincantieri

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri bags order to build two more for Carnival Cruise Line and Holland America Line.

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VIDEO: Panama Canal Gate Installation

Gate Installation Kicks Off at Panama Canal

The video above gives you a glimpse of the installation of the gates for the new locks of the Panama Canal that ...

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BIMCO: Faster Steaming Not an Option

Faster Steaming for Dry Sector Not an Option

Despite fall in bunker fuel costs that have been almost halved in the past six months dropping from USD 600 to USD ...

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Chief Engineer Found Guilty of Using ”Magic Hose”

Chief Engineer Found Guilty of Using ''Magic Hose''

The chief engineer from the 2000-built, 75,600 dwt bulk carrier M/V Trident Navigator was convicted by a federal ...

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Greek Owners and Operators Favor Liberian Flag

Greek Owners and Operators Favor Liberian Flag

LIiberia has become the flag of choice for Greek ship owners and operators, according to Liberian Registry. Figures ...

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GD NASSCO Cuts Steel for 2nd APT’s Tanker

An Artist Rendering (NASSCO)

General Dynamics NASSCO has started construction of a second “ECO” tanker to be built for American ...

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Tacoma Port Volumes Dip, Long Beach Marks Slight Growth

Tacoma Port Volumes Plunge, Long Beach Marks Slight Growth

Productivity issues plaguing U.S. West Coast ports since October 31 prompted the Port of Tacoma’s container volumes ...

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Teekay Tankers Lands Five Aframaxes

Teekay Tankers Lands Five Aframaxes

Teekay Tankers Ltd. has agreed to acquire four coated Aframax tankers and one uncoated Aframax tanker for an ...

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AAPA Urges Obama to Help Resolve Dockworker Talks

AAPA Urges Obama to Help Resolve West Coast Dockworker Talks

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) urged the US President Barack Obama to assign federal mediators ...

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US West Coast Congestion Hurting Container Reliability

Port of Los Angeles

Congestion issues at ports on the US West Coast contributed to lower on-time containership reliability in ...

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TSA Container Lines Call for Rate Hike

TSA Container Lines Call for Rate Hike

Transpacific container lines asked on Wednesday for a USD 600 per 40-foot container (FEU) general rate increase ...

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Carbofin Pleads Guilty to Concealing Pollution

Carbofin Pleads Guilty to Concealing Pollution

Carbofin S.PA., an Italian owner and operator of a fleet of commercial liquefied gas vessels, pleaded guilty to ...

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Creditors Accept OSX Brasil's Bankruptcy Plan

Creditors Accept OSX Brazil's Bankruptcy Plan

An assembly of creditors in Rio de Janeiro approved on Wednesday a new bankruptcy protection plan put forward by ...

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Titan Refloats and Scuttles Smart’s Bow

Titan Refloats and Scuttles Smart's Bow

Titan Salvage, Crowley Maritime’s Houston-based marine salvage, emergency response and wreck removal company, ...

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Arctic Temperatures Still Rising

Arctic Temperatures Still Rising

A new report led by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows that Arctic air ...

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OPEC Oil Export Earnings Drop to 2010 Low

OPEC Oil Export Earnings Drop to 2010 Low

Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), excluding Iran, will earn about USD 700 ...

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ASPA Posts Record Revenues

ASPA Posts Record Revenues

The Alabama State Port Authority has released its financial and tonnage results for fiscal year 2014 ending ...

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ICS Changes Stance on Ballast Water Convention

ICS Changes Position on Ballast Water Convention

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) said it has modified its stance towards the ratification by governments ...

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Petrojarl I Changes Hands, Petrojarl Knarr Next

Petrojarl I Changes Hands, Petrojarl Knarr Next

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. has entered into an agreement with a consortium led by Queiroz Galvão Exploração e ...

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Image of the Day: John P. Murtha Finally at Sea

John P. Murtha Finally at Sea

The amphibious transport dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26) is shown resting at sea after an exciting day that saw the ...

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Nicaraguans Take to Streets over China Canal Deal

Nicaraguans Take to Streets over China Canal Deal

Nicaraguans once again expressed their dissatisfaction with a USD 40 billion Nicaragua Grand Canal project by ...

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Scorpio Switches Dry Bulk Newbuildings Order to Tankers

Scorpio Switches Dry Bulk Newbuildings to Tankers

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. has reached agreements with shipyards in South Korea and Romania to modify six newbuilding ...

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