CMA CGM Ship Catches Fire off Spain

The 9,415 TEU containership CMA CGM Fidelio caught fire while it was sailing off the coast of Ibiza, Spain on March ...

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ESC: Shippers Facing Obstacles amid Alliance Changes

Shippers who regularly export goods to Asia have been facing a large drop of available slots for containers on ...

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MSI: Is the Boxship Industry Really Recovering?

Following the first quarter of 2017 optimism seen in the containership industry, as well as the sentiment shift in ...

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Al Marrouna Delivers 500th Cargo to Adriatic LNG Terminal

In today’s spotted we bring you an image of Al Marrouna, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which ...

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DryShips Agrees to Buy Newcastlemax Quartet

Athens-based owner of drybulk carriers DryShips Inc. has entered into agreements to purchase four modern ...

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CMA CGM, PSA Singapore Start 2nd Phase of Box Terminal JV

French container shipping company CMA CGM and PSA Singapore, a subsidiary of PSA International, launched the second ...

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EU Port Services Regulation Comes into Force

The European Union (EU) Port Services Regulation (PSR) came into force on March 24, after it was adopted by the ...

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LNG Fleet Thrives as Natural Gas Gains Popularity

As liquefied natural gas (LNG) gained momentum over the last decade, becoming an increasingly important form in ...

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Maran Tankers Eyes Three New VLCCs?

Greece-based shipping company Maran Tankers plans to order three very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from South ...

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Spotted: Mozart Emerges from Makeover

UK-headquartered ship repair, conversion and marine specialist A&P Group has completed a 13-day maintenance ...

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Greece Receives Three Bids for Thessaloniki Port

Greece has received three bids for the acquisition of the 67 percent stake in the Thessaloniki Port Authority, the ...

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Standard Coaster Converted into Cement Carrier

There’s a saying that out of the following three items on the shipyard’s menu, a client can only choose two: low ...

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BW LPG Inks Refinancing for Six Ex-Aurora Ships

Singapore’s gas carrier owner BW LPG Limited has signed a debt facility agreement of USD 290 million for the ...

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Market Conditions Affect WWH's Earnings

A slowdown in global trade, weak commodity prices and a strong USD continued to negatively affect Norwegian rolling ...

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Spotted: Krasnoye Splashes First Volgotrans Tanker

Russian shipyard Krasnoye Sormovo, part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation, has launched the first of two ...

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Frontex, EMSA, EFCA Strengthen Ties on Coast Guard Functions

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex), the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA) and the European ...

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GasLog Partners Buys LNG Tanker GasLog Greece

Greece-based GasLog Partners LP has reached an agreement to buy 100% of the shares in the entity that owns and ...

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Rhenus Acquires Share in Arkon Shipping

Germany-headquartered logistics service company Rhenus Group has taken a shareholding in compatriot Arkon Shipping ...

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Body Recovered from Sunken Fishing Vessel

Spanish Maritime Safety Agency (Salvamento Maritimo) has located one of the bodies of the two missing crewmembers ...

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Port of Rotterdam, Brazil Looking to Form Pecém JV

The Dutch Port of Rotterdam has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the State Government of ...

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MacGregor, Rolls-Royce to Explore Autonomous Boxships

MacGregor and Rolls-Royce have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on research and ...

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Spotted: Final MC-Class Newbuild Handed Over to BigRoll

The Netherlands-based BigRoll Shipping has taken delivery of BigRoll Beaufort, the last of four Module Class ...

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DHT Holdings to Buy 11 VLCCs from BW Group

DHT Holdings, Inc. has entered into an agreement to buy eleven very large crude carriers (VLCCs), including two ...

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Fincantieri Cuts Steel for Virgin Voyages' First Ship

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held the steel cutting ceremony of the first of three new cruise ships ordered by ...

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Oldendorff Carriers Converts Bulk Carrier to Transloader

German shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers has decided to convert its bulk carrier Tete Oldendorff to a ...

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Diana Containerships Launches USD 150 Mn Offering

Nasdaq-listed containership owner Diana Containerships has entered into a securities purchase agreement with Kalani ...

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