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 an attempt to bypass Pakistan and  give India a sea-land access route into Afghanistan through Iran’s eastern ...

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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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Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Suez Canal Expansion Contracts Awarded

Egypt’s Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab and the Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, Mohab Mohamed Hussein ...

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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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Contracting in the Offshore Industry – Recent Developments

Contracting in the Offshore Industry – Recent Developments

On the 28th of October 2014, the Dutch Offshore Academy is organizing the seminar ‘Contracting in the Offshore ...

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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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Hamburg’s LNG Hybrid Barge Christened

Hamburg's LNG Hybrid Barge Christened

The LNG Hybrid Barge, Becker Marine Systems’ floating liquefied gas power plant was christened at Hafencity, ...

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Carnival: Quarantined Dallas Nurse Has No Ebola Symptoms

Carnival: Quarantined Dallas Nurse Has No Ebola Symptoms

A Dallas hospital nurse travelling on board Carnival Magic who was denied entry to Belize on the grounds of ...

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Image of the Day: Patrolling Suez

Image of the Day Patrolling Suez

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) is pictured here transiting the Suez Canal on October 2, ...

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Cyprus, Denmark to Run for IMO Top Post

Cyprus, Denmark to Run for IMO Top Position

Cyprus and Denmark revealed their intentions to run for the top position of the International Maritime Organization ...

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Euronav Going Strong

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VLCC earnings are up 80% for the third quarter compared with the third quarter last year, Antwerp-based tanker ...

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Europe’s Major Ports Opposing Mediterranean Switch

Europe's Major Ports Opposing Mediterranean Switch

Europe’s major port operators have shot down the latest EU proposal to shift investments to peripheral ports ...

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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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UPDATE: Eimskip Wants RUV Leak Investigated

Eimskip Rejects Alleged Violation of Competition Law

Icelandic shipping company Eimskip said it had advised its attorneys to prepare a report to the police and request ...

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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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TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN), an Athens-based crude, product and LNG tanker operator believes that the recent ...

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Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

The Netherlands has fined Royal Caribbean cruise line for violation of labour rules and regulations for foreign ...

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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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Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Shanghai-based iron and steel company Baosteel Group has ordered two capesize bulkers from Chinese shipbuilder ...

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MSE: Glycerine Is Realistic Marine Fuel Option

MSE: Glycerine Viable Marine Fuel Option

Marine South East’s GLEAMS (Glycerine Fuel for Marine Sustainability) project has after a year of ...

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LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

The Port of Los Angeles’ September 2014 containerized cargo volumes increased 9 percent compared to September ...

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Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

The Port of Virginia exceeded 200,000 total TEU cargo volume for a third consecutive month despite worsening ...

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Lithuania, Azerbaijan Exploring East-West Transport ...

Lithuania, Azerbaijan Exploring East-West Transport Opportunities

Lithuania has invited Azerbaijan to contribute to the development of the Baltic Sea-Black Sea corridor and the ...

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