German Shipbuilder Buys Blohm+Voss Yard

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In an effort to strengthen its portfolio in the repair and refit activities for yachts, naval and commercial ships, ...

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Consortium Buys Danish Ship Finance for USD 710 Mn

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Danish consortium comprising private equity firm Axcel, and pension funds PFA and PKA, has taken control of ...

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DUC, KOOLE Team Up on Salvage, Wreck Removal Ops

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The Netherlands-based companies DUC Marine Group and KOOLE Mammoet Salvage have reached an agreement to jointly ...

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Alphaliner: Maersk to Grow Market Share via Acquisitions

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Danish shipping giant Maersk Line’s new focus will be on “gaining market share organically” under ...

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Rolls-Royce to Propel Five Cruise Ships

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UK-based power systems provider Rolls-Royce has enter a deal to provide propulsion and deck machinery to five ...

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Sovcomflot Wraps Up Primorsk Tanker Purchase

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Russian shipping major Sovcomflot (SCF) completed the acquisition of nine arctic-going oil tankers from the ...

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NAT to Finance Fleet Expansion by Selling Shares

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Bermuda-based tanker owner Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) has launched an underwritten public offering in an ...

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Partners Seal Calais Port 2015 Deal

The foundation stone-laying ceremony for the French Port of Calais extension project took place on September 26, ...

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Teekay LNG Secures Work for Newbuilding LNG Carrier

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Owner and operator of liquefied natural gas carriers Teekay LNG Partners has entered into a 15-year time-charter ...

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Agility Joins Maersk Line's Carbon Pact Challenge

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Switzerland’s logistics provider Agility Logistics has signed an agreement with Danish shipping giant Maersk ...

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Jinling Shipyard to Build ESL Shipping's LNG-Fuelled Bulkers

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Finnish dry bulk shipping company ESL Shipping has assigned the building of its energy efficient liquefied natural ...

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Spotted: Al Zubara Discharges at London Gateway Port

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In today’s spotted we bring you an image of MV Al Zubara, one of the world’s largest containerships, ...

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Ineos Interpid Brings First US Shale Gas Cargo to UK

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The first shipment of US shale gas has arrived in the UK today aboard the LPG tanker JS Ineos Interpid, operated by ...

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Ocean Yield Invests in Two Chemical Tankers

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Norwegian ship-owner Ocean Yield ASA has agreed to acquire two 45,000 dwt IMO II chemical tankers for a ...

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Moore Stephens: Shipping Confidence Sees Further Rise

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Shipping confidence, notably on the part of charterers and managers, improved for the second successive quarter in ...

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Baltic Exchange Shareholders Approve Takeover by SGX

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The Baltic Exchange Limited (Baltic Exchange) shareholders approved the GBP 87 million takeover by Singapore ...

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Ports of Ust-Luga and Kiel Ink Cooperation Deal

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Russia’s commercial sea port of Ust-Luga and the German port of Kiel have signed a Memorandum of ...

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CalMac Ferry Hits Quay in Lochmaddy, Grounds Briefly

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Due to a technical failure, the 2001-built Ro-Ro/Passenger ship MV Hebrides ran into trouble on Saturday morning as ...

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New Hybrid Ferry Drives Scandlines' Volumes Up

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German-Danish ferry operator Scandlines has seen an increase in the number of transported vehicles during the high ...

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CMA CGM Reshuffles Europe-West Africa Links

French container shipping company CMA CGM has amended the port rotation of the EURAF 3 and WAZZAN services which ...

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Knutsen Takes Delivery of New LNG Carrier

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Norwegian shipping company Knutsen OAS Shipping has taken delivery of the newly-built MEGI liquefied natural gas ...

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IBIA: Denmark Clamps Down on Bunker Fraud

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A Danish bunker company has been ordered by a Danish court to pay a DKK 10 million (USD 1.5 million) fine for ...

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DNV GL Gives Nod for Vard's New LNG Bunker Vessel Design

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Norwegian firm Vard Engineering Brevik AS has received an Approval in Principle (AiP) for its new 6,500 m3 bunker ...

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Clarksons: Cruise Industry Continues Expanding Its Horizons

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During the summer, the cruise ship fleet surged past half a million berths of total capacity as the cruise industry ...

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Wärtsilä Takes Part in Autonomous Shipping Project

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Together with marine sector and information and communication technology (ICT) companies, Helsinki-listed Wärtsilä ...

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Shell, Project Forward Look Into LNG Bunkering Options

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Dutch energy major Shell and Project Forward, led by Athens-based Arista Shipping, have come together to ...

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The largest of the Dutch Wadden Sea Islands, Texel, is connected by a modern ferry service from Den Helder. The ...

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