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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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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Report: HMM to Join 2M Alliance by Year End?

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South Korean container carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is expected to ink a deal to join Maersk Line and ...

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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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Report: SM Could Ask HMM to Jointly Buy Hanjin's US Terminal

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SM Group, owner of South Korea’s shipping company Korea Line Corp., may propose a joint acquisition of Hanjin ...

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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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Kyokuyo Shipyard Delivers Third Epic LPG Carrier

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Singapore-based owner and operator of pressurised gas carriers, Epic Gas Ltd, has taken delivery of the third in ...

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Carbon Warriors Launch Free Ship Operational Efficiency Tool


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

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K Line Improving Asia-Chennai Links

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Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) plans to launch containership service Asia Chennai Express ...

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ABS Joins LNG Coalition

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Houston-headquartered classification society ABS has joined the SEA\LNG coalition whose objective is to accelerate ...

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Trident Challenger Put Up for Auction in Singapore

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The 2010-built bulk carrier Trident Challenger, which was arrested in early September, has been put up for auction ...

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Hong Kong Gov't to Enforce New Anti-Fouling Regulation

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On January 1, 2017, the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of ...

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Teekay Cuts Steel for Second Yamal LNG Icebreaker

Owner and operator of liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers Teekay LNG Partners held a steel cutting ceremony for ...

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Report: Woori Bank Disposes of Four Hanjin Tankers

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South Korea’s Woori Bank has sold four tankers owned by bankrupt Hanjin Shipping for USD 58.6 million, aiming ...

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Drewry: Oversupply Persists in Asia-Mediterranean Trade

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The withdrawal of Hanjin Shipping’s tonnage has not been enough to rectify the Asia-Mediterranean ...

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Mercator Limited Sells Two Panamax Bulkers

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Mumbai-based company Mercator Limited has decided to sell two of its Panamax bulk carriers for a total of USD 13.2 ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers Takes Delivery of LR1 Tanker

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Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers Inc. has taken delivery of a 74,000 dwt LR1 tanker, the ...

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HMM Selected as Preferred Bidder for Hanjin's Spain Terminal

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South Korean shipping giant Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has been selected as the preferred bidder for a terminal ...

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India Approves Introduction of Merchant Shipping Bill 2016

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India’s revamped Merchant Shipping Bill 2016 is expected to simplify the law governing merchant shipping in ...

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COSCO Shipyard to Take Over Wartsila's Stake in COSCO STA

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COSCO Shipyard Group (CSG) has inked an equity transfer and joint venture termination agreement with Wartsila ...

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ESL Shipping Secures Funds for New LNG-Powered Bulkers

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Finnish dry bulk shipping company ESL Shipping has entered into EUR 50 million (USD 52.9 million) agreements to ...

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K Line Adds New RoRo Service on Thailand - Australia Route

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Japan’s shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has decided to enhance its RoRo service in Thailand ...

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Youngest Ever Containership Sent to Scrapyard?

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A landmark deal was undertaken today in the containership industry as the youngest ever containership was ...

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