Video: Abu Dhabi Unveils Cruise Terminal Design

Video: Abu Dhabi Unveils Cruise Terminal Design

The concept design of Abu Dhabi’s planned permanent cruise passenger terminal was unveiled at Seatrade Med 2014, which took place from 16-18 September in Barcelona, Spain. The model was showcased by Abu Dhabi Ports ...

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Image of the Day: Blending with the Sea

Image of the day Royal Princess

The image shows Princess Cruises’ MS Royal Princess steaming her way to the next adventure as the sunset-lit ...

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Oman Drydock Repairs First LNG Carrier

Oman Drydock Repairs First LNG Carrier

Oman Drydock Company (ODC) has completed its first major LNG repair and maintenance project since being awarded the ...

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PIRA Issues Weekly Energy Recap

PIRA Brings Weekly Energy Recap

A weekly Energy Market Recap by NYC-based PIRA Energy Group reports that Asian oil balances will for now remain ...

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Global Tanker Fleet Shying Away from ECDIS

Global Tanker Fleet Shying Away from ECDIS

The majority of ships in the global tanker fleet have yet to adopt ECDIS, according to data published for the first ...

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Infograph: Tanker Sizes 101

Infograph: Tanker Sizes 101

The global crude oil and refined product tanker fleet uses a classification system to standardize contract terms, ...

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Arctic Ice Dwindling, Antarctica Levels Reach 30-Year Highs

Arctic Ice Dwindling, Antarctica Levels Reach 30-Year Highs

The area of sea ice in the Arctic fell to a summer minimum of around 5.0 million square kilometres this year, which ...

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UAE Halts Libya-Bound Shipments

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Amid growing security issues spurred by the crisis in Libya, U.A.E. port authorities issued instructions to ...

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DP World, HPH Jointly Tackle Global Warming

DP World, HPH Jointly Tackle Global Warming

An estimated 11.2 billion tonnes of solid waste is collected worldwide every year and its degeneration contributes ...

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Port Owners and Operators Overwhelmingly Optimistic

Port Owners and Operators Overwhelmingly Optimistic

The latest Barometer Report from Trelleborg, which discusses the issues impacting ports and terminals around the ...

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Image of the Day: GDI’s Dukhan Standing Tall

Image of the Day

The image depicts jack-up rig Dukhan, delivered last month to Gulf Drilling International Ltd. (GDI) of Qatar by ...

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Fewer Yards Delivering Ships on Global Scale

Fewer Yards Delivering Ships on Global Scale

The global dowturn in contracting activity has seen various fluctuations in the newbuilding tonnage delivered ...

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IMO Finalizes LNG Use Rules

17-12-2009Fremdrift: Br¾ndselscelleEnergi: LNG (flydende natyrgas)

United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has finalized draft consolidated, internationally ...

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Drewry: Tanker Market to Remain Volatile

Tanker Market to Remain Volatile

The Drewry All Earnings Index, which covers the main bulk shipping markets, fell 20% in August and stood at 152, ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Sep 08-14, 2014)

Readers' Picks of the Week (Aug 25-29, 2014)

Unmanned Vessels to Take Over Our Seas? Researchers at Norwegian Marine Technology Research Institute (MARINTEK) ...

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Global Oil Demand Growth Slumping

Global Oil Demand Growth Slumping

The IEA Oil Market Report (OMR) for September trimmed global oil demand growth for 2014 and 2015 to 0.9 million ...

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Safer Seas 2013 to Be a Sobering Reminder

Safer Seas 2013 to Be a Sobering Reminder

The National Transportation Safety Board has released “Safer Seas 2013: Lessons Learned From Marine Accident ...

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ICS: Implementation of Environmental Regulations Major ...

Implementation of Environmental Regulations Major Concern

In advance of a critical intergovernmental meeting next month at the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO), ...

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Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career ...

Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event 2015

The 9th annual Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event (MOCE) will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at the ...

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Crewless Battery Powered Vessels for Short Sea Shipping

The increasing stress placed on land based logistic networks is driving the search for alternatives. One of the ...

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Drewry: Port Refinancing Set to Hike amid Interest Rates Rise

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The prospect of higher US interest rates is set to drive increased port assets acquisition and refinancing over the ...

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Is Piracy Prosecution Model Applicable to Maritime Drug ...

Is Piracy Prosecution Model Applicable to Maritime Drug Smuggling

In the last four years the traffic of heroin destined to Europe and North Africa has shifted dramatically from the ...

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Unmanned Vessels to Take Over Our Seas?

Unmanned Vessels to Take Over Our Seas

Researchers at Norwegian Marine Technology Research Institute (MARINTEK) believe that in ten to twenty years time ...

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Jebel Ali Cements Its Spot among Top Ten

DP World Jebel Ali Container Terminal 1 Nov 2013

Jebel Ali has made it into the latest Top 10 list of the world’s largest ports as the only port outside the Far ...

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Demand in Developing Countries to Spur Liquid Fuels ...

Demand in Developing Countries to Spur Global Liquid Fuels Consumption

World petroleum and other liquid fuels consumption will increase 38% by 2040, spurred by increased demand in the ...

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