CMA CGM Continues with Bulbous Bow Retrofits

CMA CGM Continues with Bulbous Bow Retrofits

The CMA CGM Group will retrofit 10 of its vessels’ bulbous bows in order to continue improving its fleet’s energy efficiency and reduce environmental footprint. The bulbous bows exchanges that are performed within a week ...

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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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DSME Strikes Again

DSME Strikes Again

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has won orders for three container ships ...

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Capital Product’s Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product's Bigger Fleet Brings Higher Revenues

Capital Product Partners L.P., a tanker, container and drybulk vessel operator, has recorded USD 48.2 million in ...

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Mobile App to Slash Freight Costs

Mobile App to Cut Freight Costs

Dutch companies will soon be the first in the world to be able to sign for goods via mobile phone, according to the ...

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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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VIDEO: Highlights of the Day Two at Offshore Energy 2014

Highlights of the Day Two at Offshore Energy 2014

The second and final day of the Offshore Energy 2014 event has been wrapped up in the following video bringing you ...

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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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Fincantieri, Vittoria Shipyard Join Forces

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  Trieste-based shipbuilder Fincantieri and Vittoria Shipyard, located in Adria (Rovigo), specialized in naval ...

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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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Silk Bidco Wants Rest of Hurtigruten’s Shares

Silk Bidco Wants Rest of Hurtigruten's Shares

Silk Bidco AS, a joint venture indirectly owned by Home Capital AS , Periscopus AS and investment funds managed by ...

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UK Halts Support to Mediterranean Migrant Rescues

UK Halts Support to Mediterranean Migrant Rescue Operations

The U.K. Government has decided to end British support for search-and-rescue operations for migrants in danger of ...

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VIDEO: Highlights of the Day One at Offshore Energy 2014

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The following video shows the highlights from the first day of the Offshore Energy 2014 event that opened its doors ...

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Gallery: Independence on Display in Klaipeda

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Liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage vessel Independence, built for the Klaipeda LNG terminal, was officially ...

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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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Finnlines Targeting Polferries

Finnlines Targeting Polferries

Finnish ferry operator Finnlines Plc intends to participate in the negotiation procedure when re-opened by the ...

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MAN Approves Hitachi’s SCR System

MAN Approves Hitachi's SCR System

South Korea’s Hitachi Zosen Corporation has become the world’s first firm to receive first-time approval ...

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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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BigLift Shipping Names Happy Star

BigLift Shipping Names Happy Star

The naming ceremony for BigLift Shipping’s new heavy lift vessel Happy Star, built by Ouhua Shipbuilding in ...

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Damen Entrusted with MSC Magnifica’s Refit

Damen Entrusted with MSC Magnifica's Refit

Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam, part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, has been awarded a cruise repair and ...

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Offshore Energy 2014 Kicks Off

Offshore Energy 2014 Kicks Off

Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference 2014, one of the fastest growing gatherings of offshore professionals, ...

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Royal Caribbean Takes Delivery of Quantum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Takes Delivery of Quantum of the Seas

Royal Caribbean accepted delivery today of its newest cruise ship, Quantum of the Seas, from shipbuilder Meyer ...

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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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Fifteen Crew Evacuated from Safe Bristolia

Crew Evacuated from Safe Bristolia

Fifteen non-essential crew out of 53 on board from Prosafe’s accommodation unit Safe Bristolia were airlifted ...

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