MacGregor, Rolls-Royce to Explore Autonomous Boxships

MacGregor and Rolls-Royce have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on research and ...

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Cosco Shipping Earns Less amid Market Imbalance

Cosco Shipping International (Hong Kong) has seen its profit for the year ended December 31, 2016 plunge by 29 ...

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India's Deepening Project to Make Room for Larger Boxships

In an effort to attract containerships of up to 12,500 TEUs at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), ...

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Spotted: Final MC-Class Newbuild Handed Over to BigRoll

The Netherlands-based BigRoll Shipping has taken delivery of BigRoll Beaufort, the last of four Module Class ...

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Creditors Unveil USD 2.6 Bn of Fresh Funds for DSME

The creditors of financially troubled South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) ...

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Nakilat Assumes Management of LNG Mesaimeer

Nakilat, the shipping arm of Qatar’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, has assumed full ship management and ...

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DHT Holdings to Buy 11 VLCCs from BW Group

DHT Holdings, Inc. has entered into an agreement to buy eleven very large crude carriers (VLCCs), including two ...

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China Fines Vessel for Violating Sulfur Cap Regulation

Maritime Safety Administrations (MSAs) in Chinese Hebei Province and Tianjin Municipality have fined a foreign ...

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Fincantieri Cuts Steel for Virgin Voyages' First Ship

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held the steel cutting ceremony of the first of three new cruise ships ordered by ...

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Oldendorff Carriers Converts Bulk Carrier to Transloader

German shipowner and operator Oldendorff Carriers has decided to convert its bulk carrier Tete Oldendorff to a ...

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South Korea Lifts Sewol Wreck

The South Korean government managed to lift the wreck of the ferry Sewol in the morning hours of March 23 following ...

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Diana Containerships Launches USD 150 Mn Offering

Nasdaq-listed containership owner Diana Containerships has entered into a securities purchase agreement with Kalani ...

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Maersk Line Offers Concessions on Hamburg Süd Acquisition

Danish liner Maersk Line has offered commitments to the European Commission aimed at removing potential competition ...

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Australia Set to Reform Its Coastal Shipping

The Australian Government is proposing a reform of the country’s coastal shipping sector with the aim of ...

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USCG Searching for Carnival Victory's Missing Passenger

A search and rescue operation was launched on Wednesday for a 23-year-old passenger who fell off the cruise ship ...

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iContainers: New Alliances to 'Shake Things Up'

New shipping alliances set to come into effect next week will lead to a shortage of options for freight forwarders, ...

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North America Should Take Larger Share of Bunker Market

North America could take a larger share of the global bunker market in the future due to its capabilities to supply ...

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Owners Sending Fewer Ships to Scrapyards

Shipowners’ interest is being diverted away from the recycling market with secondhand vessel values rising, ...

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Increased Activity Drives Port of Esbjerg's Earnings Up

Danish port of Esbjerg has reported a record turnover of EUR 30.94 million for 2016, mainly driven by a high level ...

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SHI Delivers Boxship Mammoth to Ocean Yield

Norwegian shipowner Ocean Yield ASA has taken delivery of the 19,500 TEU container vessel MSC Leanne from South ...

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US Orders Carriers to Testify in Global Shipping Probe

A number of representatives from major container shipping companies have been subpoenaed by the US Department of ...

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PMO: USD 1 Trillion to Be Invested in Iranian Ports

Representatives of the Iranian Government have signed investment contracts with private entities worth USD 1 ...

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Spotted: Giant STS Crane Starts Work at Port of Savannah

The first of four Neo-Panamax ship-to-shore (STS) cranes has become operational at the Port of Savannah’s ...

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Global Box Volumes Prosper in Late 2016

Following a slow first half of 2016, port throughput rebounded in the second half of the year pushing the global ...

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BG Freight Line to Connect Cork and Liverpool

Rotterdam-based short sea shipping firm BG Freight Line, a part of Peel Ports Group, will launch a new weekly ...

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Search Starts for 2 Missing Men after Collision off Spain

Spanish Maritime Safety Agency (Salvamento Maritimo) is searching for two crew members of a fishing vessel that ...

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International Seaways Sends Three MRs to Navig8's Pool

US-based tanker shipping company International Seaways has committed three of its 2008-built vessels to maritime ...

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