Clyde and Co: Ships with Fatigued Crew Unseaworthy

Clyde and Co: Ships with Fatigued Crew Unseaworthy

 If a ship’s crew doesn’t receive enough rest while trying to keep up with a ship’s schedule, there should be a regulatory framework under which the ship could be considered unmanned or unseaworthy, Law ...

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Keppel: Industry Fundamentals Still Strong

Industry Fundamentals Still Strong

Keppel Corporation reported a net profit of S$414 million (USD 352.8 million) in the third quarter of 2014, down 9% ...

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Pirates Board Chemical Tanker off Indonesia

Pirates Board Chemical Tanker off Indonesia1

A chemical tanker was boarded by a group of pirates on October 18th while the ship was sailing around 3 nautical ...

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CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

CKYHE Alliance Sets Sights on US Trades

The CKYHE Alliance (COSCO, “K” LINE, Yang Ming, Hanjin Shipping, and Evergreen Line) has submitted a Filing ...

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HHI’s Order Intake Down 25 Pct

HHI's Order Intake Down 25 Pct

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has recorded 25.1 percent lower order intake for the ...

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G6 Suspends Asia – US West Coast Service

G6 Suspends Asia - US West Coast Service

The members of the G6 Alliance have announced the temporary suspension of their Central China (CC2) service between ...

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Drewry: Slow Steaming Keeps Overcapacity at Bay

Drewry: Slow Steaming Keeps Overcapacity at Bay

Drewry Shipping Consultants says no matter how low the oil and bunker prices go, it is confident that ocean ...

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Mitsubishi Propellers to Be Produced in China

Mitsubishi Propellers to Be Produced in China

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME) has concluded a ...

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Triyards Marks Profit Decrease, Boosts Yard Capacity

Triyards Marks Profit Decrease, Boosts Yard Capacity

Singapore Exchange-listed Triyards Holdings Limited has reported a decrease of USD 3.8 million (11%) and USD 5.2 ...

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INFOGRAPHIC: Guide for Travellers to Ebola Countries

Ebola Infographic

The outbreak of Ebola in Western African countries has hit the headlines. Ebola is a disease of humans and other ...

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Hike in Freight Rates Not an Option?

Hike in Freight Rates Not an Option

A hike in freight rates is not an option as ‘sub-economic’ rates on the main trade lanes are here to stay, it was ...

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IMO Comes to Grips with Ballast Water Convention Issues

IMO Comes to Grips with Ballast Water Convention Issues

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) adopted measures to help accelerate the entry into ...

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Jiangsu Rongsheng Posts Half a Billion USD Loss

Jiangsu Rongsheng Posts Half a Billion USD Loss

  Chinese shipyard group China Rongsheng Heavy Industries said that its majority-owned subsidiary Jiangsu Rongsheng ...

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TSA Introducing Intermodal Door Delivery Charge

TSA Members Introduces Intermodal Door Delivery Charge

Most member lines in the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) are moving forward individually with charges of ...

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MEPC Approves Draft Polar Code

IMO Approves Draft Polar Code

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved ...

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Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd, the largest engineering company in Korea, will commence the Front End Engineering ...

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India to Develop Iran’s Chahbahar Port

India to Develop Iran's Chahbahar Port

India has approved the plan to take part in the development of  Iran’s Chahbahar port, a move seen as ...

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LNG Bunkering under Spotlight in Singapore

Port of Anwerp

LNG bunkering was a hot topic for the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Antwerp Port Authority, Port ...

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Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Sembcorp Enters Offshore Energy Projects

Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp Marine has secured offshore energy related contracts ...

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GALLERY: Singapore Tests Oil Spill Readiness

Oil Spill Exercise JOSE 2014

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) conducted a multi-agency joint oil spill exercise, named JOSE ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact ...

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ICS: Ballast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

ICS: Balast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) ...

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Dozen for Nam Cheong

Dozen for Nam Cheong

Singapore Exchange-listed Nam Cheong has secured Letters of Intent (LOI) from five customers worth approximately ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Ship classification society ClassNK has released Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. These guidelines ...

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