Image of the Day: Navy Ships in Formation

Image of the Day: Navy Ships in Formation

Today’s image of the day shows the U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force ships transiting in formation during the conclusion of an exercise in the waters off Japan’s southern coast. The photo has ...

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DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has made plans to introduce a new ...

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Sewol Operator Chief Gets Ten Years

sewol

South Korea’s Gwangju District Court sentenced the head of the company that operated the sunken Sewol ferry, ...

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ESC: Shipping Alliances Need a Watchdog

ESC Shipping Alliances Need a Watchdog

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) says that shipping industry needs a global authority to keep Vessel Sharing ...

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Mexico Nods to Hapag-CSAV Merger

Mexico Nods to Hapag-CSAV Merger

Mexican competition authority has given unconditional clearance under Mexican merger regulations for the planned ...

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APM Terminals Sets Aside USD 1bn for Tema Port

APM Terminals Sets Aside USD 1bn for Tema Port

APM Terminals has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government of Ghana, representing a private ...

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Corvus Energy Takes On First LNG Hybrid Ferry

Corvus Energy Takes On First LNG Hybrid Ferry

Corvus Energy and Siemens AS have been awarded the contract for the Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry operated by Fjord1. ...

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Stena Line to Cut 350 More Jobs

Stena Line Cutting Jobs

Sweden’s largest ferry operator Stena Line is continuing with job cuts to meet the company’s goal of ...

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DNV GL, N-KOM Championing LNG

DNV GL, N-KOM Championing LNG Use

DNV GL and Qatar’s shipyard Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine (N-KOM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...

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Image of the Day: Bustling with Activity

Port of Genova

This impressive photo presents you with a major Italian seaport on the Mediterranean Sea, Port of Genoa, ...

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Interview: Recruiting for Maritime Industry

Middle Point's Partner Consultant Maarten van Haren

The global maritime industry is undergoing a very challenging period with industry stakeholders opting ...

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Quality Standards Paramount

Quality Standards Paramount

Quality is the paramount and must be maintained by continuous enhancement of shipbuilding standards, classification ...

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Hedland Strike Plans Back on Track?

Port of Hedland aerial view

Port of Hedland tug operators could go back to their plans to stage a strike at the bulk export hub as they failed ...

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EU: Trade Restrictions Still Prevalent

Trade Restrictions Still Prevalent

 The tendency to impose trade-restricting measures remains strong among the EU’s commercial partners, ...

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SHI Drops Merger Plans with Samsung Engineering

SHI Drops Merger Plans with Samsung Engineering

The previously announced merger between South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries and Samsung Engineering ...

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ICAP, Howe Robinson in Merger Talks

ICAP Shipping, Howe Robinson in Merger Talks

ICAP plc revealed that it is in discussions to combine its shipbroking arm ICAP Shipping with London-based ...

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Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

Greenpeace Ship Detained in Spain

The Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise has been detained by Spanish authorities in the port of Arrecife, Lanzarote, ...

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AIDAaura Makes Maiden Call at Zayed Port

AIDAaura Makes Maiden Call at Zayed Port

The AIDAaura cruise ship visited Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Port for the first time on Monday, November 17. This is ...

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Port of Rotterdam Joins Nitrogen Compound Reduction Project

Port of Rotterdam Joins Nitrogen Compound Reduction Project

Port of Rotterdam has joined six nature and environmental organisations and Deltalinqs, the interest group for the ...

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Image of the Day: Sunset Clad MSC Armonia

Sunset Clad MSC Armonia

MSC Armonia, the first of four MSC cruise ships to be enlarged and enhanced under the Renaissance Programme, was ...

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Interactive Image: Top 5 Busiest Container Ports in 2013

Interactive Ports

Port container traffic measures the flow of containers from land to sea transport modes, and vice versa, in ...

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Petrobras Hires Damen-Designed Oil Spill Response Vessels

Petrobras Hires Damen-Designed Oil Spill Response Vessels

Compagnie Maritime Monégasque SAM has secured contracts with Petrobras Brazil to charter five new-build Fast Oil ...

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Adam LNG Joins OSC’s Fleet

Adam LNG Joins OSC's Fleet

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has taken delivery of the Adam LNG, which is described as one of the world’s most ...

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LPG Carrier Aids Three in Suspected Mutiny

LPG Carrier Aids Three in Suspected Mutiny

The M/V Tessa Kosan, a 367-foot LPG carrier, rescued three crew members in a bizarre case involving a possible ...

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World’s Largest Containership Named

World's Largest Ship Named

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) announced today that it held a naming ...

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