Siteam Anja’s Lightering Operation Starts

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After two attempts to reach the stricken oil tanker Siteam Anja failed due to inclement weather, a smaller tanker ...

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VIDEO: World’s Largest Cruise Ship on Display in ...

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Harmony of the Seas, the largest cruise ship in the world, arrived yesterday morning at the Cruise Port Rotterdam. ...

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Steam Packet to Invest in Two New Passenger Ships

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The Isle of Man passenger shipping company Steam Packet Company is planning to invest GBP 170 million (USD ...

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d’Amico Splashes Two New Handysize Tankers

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Shipping company d’Amico International Shipping S.A. launched two new 39,000 dwt Handysize eco product tankers ...

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Damen Presents Design of New Class Utility Vessel

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen has unveiled the design of the first of a new class of Damen utility vessel UV2410, which ...

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IBIA: Bunker Ships to Gain from BWM Exemption in Local Areas

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As the ratification of the Bunker tankers (BWM) Convention approaches, the International Maritime Organization ...

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STX France Sells Its Lorient Shipyard

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French shipbuilder STX France has decided to sell its Lorient shipyard located in Lanester to Kership, a joint ...

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El Faro’s Captain Relied on BonVoyage Forecasts

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In the latest testimonies of the second round of El Faro hearings the US Coast Guard’s Marine Board of ...

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Sembcorp Marine Refutes Petrobras Fraud Allegations

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Singapore-based global marine and offshore engineering company Sembcorp Marine Ltd said it would rigorously defend ...

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Nordic Pulls Five Ships Out of Handytankers Pool

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Copenhagen-listed shipowner Nordic Shipholding has decided to withdraw five of its vessels from the Handytankers ...

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HMM Nets USD 570 Mn Debt-for-Equity Swap Deal

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Struggling South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine has concluded a deal with its creditors, led by ...

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RINA Buys Edif Group

Ugo Salerno CEO RINA S.p.a. (right) and Tim Dunn Partner Phoenix Equity Partners (left) sign the contract for RINA’s acquisition of the Edif Group; Image Courtesy: RINA

Genoa-based classification society RINA has signed an agreement for the acquisition of the Edif Group, the UK ...

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VesselsValue CEO: Value of Majority Ship Types at Record Low

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In May 2011, the mapping, ship search and valuation provider, VesselsValue launched its business operation, ...

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Maersk Line Ties Latin America and Asia with New Service

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Danish container shipping company Maersk Line has decided to optimize its AC network with the launch of the AC1 ...

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France: Elengy Terminals Blocked amid Strike

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Loading and unloading operations at Elengy terminals in France have been suspended due to a workers’ strike. ...

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Greek Dockers Plan Continuous Strike over Privatization

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Greek ports could face complete stoppage as the Port of Piraeus Dockworkers’ Union announced that they plan ...

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Euroseas in Pursuit of Younger Tonnage

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Euroseas, owner and operator of drybulk and container carrier vessels, is looking to avail of the low ship prices ...

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Bulk Invest to Be Delisted from Oslo Børs

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The shares of Norwegian dry bulk company Bulk Invest ASA are to be delisted from Oslo Børs, the Norwegian stock ...

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Gwadar Port Operators Exempted from Tax

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A 23-year tax exemption has been approved for Chinese operators of Gwadar port in Pakistan by the country’s ...

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MV Sparna Continues Journey to Japan after Repairs

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The Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier Sparna has been granted approval to leave its mooring at the Kalama, Washington ...

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Pioneer Marine Abandons Two Final Newbuildings

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Oslo-listed shipowner and dry bulk transporter Pioneer Marine has decided to terminate the last two of ...

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Golar LNG Partners Wraps Up Golar Tundra Acquisition

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Nasdaq-listed Golar LNG Partners LP has completed the acquisition of the FSRU Golar Tundra from Golar LNG Limited ...

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USCG Questions El Faro’s Stability and Cargo Security

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As the second round of El Faro hearings continues this week, the US Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation ...

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Essar Shipping Wins Arbitration Case against SAIL

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Indian shipping corporation Essar Shipping Limited has won an arbitration case against the Steel Authority of India ...

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GOGL Stays in Red, Expects Improvement in Q2

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Norway-based dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) reported a net loss of USD 68.2 million ...

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Port of Seattle, NWSA Seeking Comment on Terminal 5 Revamp

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The Port of Seattle and the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) have begun public comment period on the draft ...

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Corona Victory Expands K Line’s Coal Carrier Fleet

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Tokyo-based Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K Line) has expanded its coal carrier fleet with the latest addition of ...

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