Unifor Delays Strike on St. Lawrence Seaway

Unifor Delays Strike on St. Lawrence Seaway

A strike deadline for workers along the St. Lawrence Seaway, set for just past noon today, has been extended to 5pm Monday, Canada’s largest private sector union Unifor said this morning. Notice of the new strike ...

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CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

CSAV Christens Largest Vessels in Fleet

Compañía Sudamericana de Vapores (CSAV) has christened the first two out of seven 9,300 TEU container ships ordered ...

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Clarksons: Caribbean Crude Exports to Boost VLCC Demand

Caribbean Crude Exports Likely to Boost VLCC Demand

The Caribbean region is raising in popularity when it comes to crude export with tonne-mile exports doubling in ...

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Norwegian Cruise Line Going Strong

Aerial Norwegian Sky

Norwegian Cruise Line reported strong performance for the quarter ended September 30, 2014 posting 13.7% revenue ...

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First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered to ADM

First Bulk Carrier Featuring MALS Delivered  to ADM

Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), a US-based specialist in grain processing, has taken delivery of the first ...

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DryShips Closes Shares Offering

DryShips Closes Shares Offering

New York Exchange-listed DryShips Inc. has closed the previously announced offering of 250 million shares of its ...

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Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

Vigor Christens Its New Drydock, the Vigorous

American shipbuilder Vigor Industrial held a christening ceremony on Saturday, October 25th for its new drydock, ...

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Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica’s labor ministry presented a proposal to invest around USD 260 million in Port of Limón and further USD ...

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ICS: Rescue of All Persons in Distress at Sea Is a Must

Rescue of All Persons in Distress at Sea Is a Must

The rescue of all persons in distress at sea – including illegal migrants – is an obligation under international ...

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124 Oil Tankers to Join Global Fleet in 2014

124 Oil Tankers to Join Global Fleet in 2014

Some 124 vessels are expected to enter the oil tanker trading fleet in 2014, while 60 tankers were forecast to be ...

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ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

ITF Condemns Costa Rican Police Brutality against Strikers

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has strongly condemned the actions of the Costa Rican ...

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Delays Increasing at Californian Twin Ports

Port of Los Angeles

Worsening port congestion in Californian ports prompted by rising container volumes have forced rising number of ...

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St. Lawrence Seaway Facing Strike

St. Lawrence Seaway Facing Strike

Union workers on the St. Lawrence Seaway, the waterway link between the Great Lakes and the Atlantic Ocean, ...

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Shipping Considerably Impacted by Ebola Outbreak

Shipping Considerably Impacted by Ebola Outbreak

Despite IMO’s recommendation to keep maritime business as usual in Ebola-affected areas players from the ...

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HMS Argyll Notches Second Cocaine Mega Haul

HMS Argyll Notches Second Cocaine Mega Haul

The U.K. Royal Navy warship HMS Argyl has seized cocaine with a wholesale value of GBP 10 million (USD 16.1m) from ...

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Canada Needs Bigger Budget for Arctic Fleet Expansion

Coast Guard Canada

Canada will have to spend substantially more than planned CAD 2.8 billion (USD 2.5bn) to build a proposed fleet of ...

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Drewry: Carriers Urged for Transparency on Low-Sulphur ...

Drewry Carriers Urged for Transparency on Sulphur Surcharges

Carriers will need to provide transparent cost calculations to exporters and importers to justify the cost ...

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Record Number of Applications to Sail Northern Sea Route

Record Number of Applications to Sail Norther Sea Route

This summer saw a record number of applications for permission to sail the Northern Sea Route, Wathernews Global ...

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Platts: Bullish Sentiment Prevailing in Atlantic ...

Bullish Sentiment Prevailing in Atlantic Panamax Market

Sentiment remained bullish in the Atlantic Panamax market with tonnage relatively tight, but there were few fresh ...

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New Investments Boost DP World’s Volumes

New Investments Boost DP World's Volumes

DP World Limited handled 44.8 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container ...

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Chantier Davie Strikes Partnership to Boost Operations

Chantier Davie

Canada’s shipbuilder Chantier Davie Canada has signed a cooperative agreement with Aecon Atlantic to work on ...

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US Coast Guard Plucks Nine from Sea, Two Still Missing

US Coast Guard Plucks Nine from Sea, Two Still Missing

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued nine suspected migrants in the water near Turkey Point in Biscayne Bay, Florida, as ...

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Naviera Integral Orders Two Crew Vessels from Damen

Naviera Integral Orders Two Crew Vessels from Damen

Dutch Damen Shipyards has received an order to deliver two fast crew supply vessels to its Mexican client Naviera ...

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Scorpio Reports Minimal Loss in 3rd Quarter

Scorpio

Scorpio Tankers Inc. today reported a minimal net loss of USD 1.2 million, or USD 0.01 basic and diluted loss per ...

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VIDEO: Bulk Carrier Saga Falcon Runs Aground

Bulk Carrier Saga Falcon Runs Aground

Bulk carrier Saga Falcon ran aground on Sunday, October 26th in the river Rio de la Plata five nautical miles south ...

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