Höegh LNG Inks 20-Year FSRU Contract in Ghana

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Höegh LNG has signed a contract with Quantum Power Ghana Gas Limited to provide a floating storage and ...

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World's First Wind Turbine Components Carrier Opens Wide

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Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Wind Power has presented the world’s first heavy cargo Roll on/Roll off ...

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UK Ports Detain Three Foreign Flagged Vessels in November

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Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control ...

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Gallery: Fincantieri Lays Keel for Seabourn Ovation

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Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has held a keel laying ceremony for Seabourn Ovation, the second of two ...

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Seatrans Opts For DNV GL's Fleet Performance Management Kit

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Norwegian company Seatrans Ship Management has signed up 20 vessels to the DNV GL fleet performance management ...

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STX France Kicks Off Construction of MSC Bellissima

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Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has held a steel cutting ceremony for MSC Bellissima, the second of the ...

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KNOT Offshore Partners Wraps Up Raquel Knutsen Deal

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Scotland-headquartered KNOT Offshore Partners LP has completed its acquisition of the ownership interests in the ...

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Höegh LNG Partners Buys Ownership Stake in Höegh Grace

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NYSE-listed Höegh LNG Partners LP has agreed to acquire a 51% ownership interest in the entities that own and ...

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Ahrenkiel and Vogemann Bolster Bulker Pact

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Hamburg-based shipping companies, Ahrenkiel Steamship and H. Vogemann Reederei, are merging their activities ...

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CMA CGM Boosts Links between Adriatic Sea and Egypt

French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its coverage between the Adriatic Sea and Egypt by introducing ...

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Diana Finds Work for Two Bulkers

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Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for its two vessels, the M/V ...

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Seanergy Maritime Adds Capesize Bulker

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Athens-based dry bulk shipping specialist Seanergy Maritime Holdings has taken delivery of a 178,838 dwt Capesize ...

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Maersk Line Seals Hamburg Süd Deal

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World’s largest container carrier, Maersk Line A/S, and the Oetker Group have reached an agreement for Maersk ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers Takes Fifth Tanker from GSI

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Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Goal, a 113,000 DWT LR2 ...

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Norden Hits Mother Lode in the Philippines

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Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S has entered into a 10-year contract to transport 20-24 ...

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Shell Hands Over Fourth LNG Carrier to Nakilat

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Qatari liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport company Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of ...

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Rolls-Royce Axes 800 More Jobs at Marine Business Unit

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Rolls-Royce plans to lay off 800 more workers from it Marine business throughout 2016 and 2017 citing ...

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MSC, HMM Jointly Bid for Hanjin's Stake in POLB Terminal

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Swiss-based container shipping major, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), and South Korea’s carrier, ...

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Fitch Predicts More M&A Activity, Defaults in 2017

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Muted demand growth will exacerbate overcapacity for the shipping sector in 2017, putting pressure on freight rates ...

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Putting the Squeeze on Terminal Operators Could Backfire

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Container shipping lines are in danger of putting future port investment at risk in their demands for terminal ...

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EU Extends Counter-Piracy Op until 2018

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On November 25, 2016, the European Council extended Operation Atalanta’s mandate to deter, disrupt and repress acts ...

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Toxic Fumes Kill Three on RoPax in Italy

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Three people were killed and another was seriously injured by toxic fumes during maintenance works on board the ...

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Oceanwide Orders Polar Cruise Ship at Brodosplit

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Dutch-based exploratory Polar cruise operator, Oceanwide Expeditions, has ordered a 180-passenger, ice-strengthened ...

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Gallery: Fincantieri Hands Over Seabourn Encore

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has held the handover ceremony of Seabourn Encore, the first of two ultra-luxury ...

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Third BigRoll Module Carrier Leaves Cosco Dalian Shipyard

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The Netherlands-based BigRoll Shipping has taken delivery of the third of four MC-Class module carriers, the ...

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Maersk and CMA CGM Eyeing Hamburg Süd

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Container shipping giants Maersk and CMA CGM are the two frontrunners in the race for Hamburg Süd, but the high ...

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Carbon Warriors Launch Free Ship Operational Efficiency Tool

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Carbon War Room, exactEarth, and University Maritime Advisory Service (UMAS) have launched BetterFleet, a ...

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