Cyclone Hudhud Slams East India Ports

Cyclone Hudhud Slams East India Ports

India’s eastern ports of  Visakhapatnam and Gangavaram are still closed after cyclone Hudhud stormed through the area on Sunday with wind speeds reaching 90 miles per hour, India’s media report. The ...

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ICS: Oil Pollution Compensation Regime Threatened

IOPCF Wind Up Threatens Current Regime

The smooth running of the well-established global regime for compensation from oil pollution from ships may be ...

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EU to Help Former Finnish Shipyard Workers

EU to Help Former Finnish Shipyard Workers

The European Commission has proposed to provide Finland with €1.4 million (USD 1.77m) from the European ...

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Asia Pirates Less Active This Trimester

Asian Pirates Less Active This Trimester

The Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP) has ...

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Franbo Orders Three

Franbo Orders Three

Taiwan-based  Franbo Lines has ordered three new 16,500-dwt bulkers through an agreement signed with Japanese ...

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San Francisco Ferry Accident Leaves 10 Injured

San Francisco Ferry Accident Leaves 10 Injured

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating an allision that occurred when the Ferry Peralta struck a piling at Pier 41 ...

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NOC: Seas Might Rise 180cm by 2100

NOC: Seas Might Rise 180cm by 2100

A paper published in Environmental Research Letters by the U.K. National Oceanography Centre’s (NOC) ...

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TCQ Books Five Konecranes RTGs

Five Konecranes RTGs En Route to Guatemala

Konecranes has received an order for five Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Terminal de Contenedores Quetzal ...

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UK Port Representatives Fighting Latest EU Regulations

UK Port Representatives Fighting Latest EU Regulations

The United Kingdom Major Ports Group Limited trade association (UKMPG), and the British Ports Association (BPA) ...

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Shanghai – Antwerp Bond Deepened

Ports of Shanghai and Antwerp Deepening Bonds

The port of Shanghai  and the port of Antwerp have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) during the recent ...

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Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

The Supreme Court of Costa Rica has ruled in favor of the Costa Rican Government and APM Terminals in an appeal ...

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Hyundai Heavy Axing Top Brass

Hyundai Heavy Axing Top Brass

South Korea’s shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries fired 81 of its 262 executive level managers in a ...

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Seaman Guard Ohio Crew Facing Re-Trial

Seaman Guard Ohio Crew Facing Re-Trial

The freed 35 strong crew of the MV Seaman Guard Ohio now face further detention and a possible re-trial after a ...

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VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

VIDEO: Evolution of Offshore Patrol Vessels

With the construction of the Royal Navy’s River Class Batch 2 Offshore Patrol Vessels currently underway in ...

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Infographic: Basic Anatomy of Modern Seafaring

Have you ever asked yourself what is the total number of seafarers in the world? Or maybe which country has the ...

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Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Sembcorp Snags Libra FPSO Conversion Deal

Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine, has secured a USD 696 ...

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Dover Port Granted Additional Powers

Dover Port Granted Additional Powers

The Dover Harbour Board has confirmed that  the U.K.’s Marine Management Organisation approved the Port of ...

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Dubai Companies Keen to Ride Iraqi Import Wave

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Dubai-headquartered companies Transworld Group and Nawah have entered into a formal agreement to service Iraq’s ...

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IMO Kicks Off 67th MEPC Meeting

IMO Kicks Off 67th MEPC Meeting

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is meeting for ...

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HMM Selling Stake in US Container Terminals

HMM Selling Stake in US Container Terminals

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is planning to raise USD 140 million through the liquidation of its container ...

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CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

The European Union’s Committee of the Regions has welcomed the October 8 adoption of the general approach on ...

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Clear Sailing for Suezmaxes

Are Suezmaxes Making a Comeback

Several tanker owners have recently placed orders for Suezmax tankers and market pundits have discussed the merits ...

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DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

DSME Back at MAN Diesel & Turbo

MAN Diesel & Turbo has received an order for four MAN B&W 5G70ME-GI engines in connection with Daewoo ...

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DryShips Pulls Plug on Notes Offering

DryShips Pulls Plug on Notes Offering

DryShips Inc., has withdrawn its previously announced public offering of USD 700 million of its senior secured ...

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SHI Scores LNG Carrier Triplet Order

SHI Scores LNG Carrier Triplet Order

On October 13, Samsung Heavy Industries won an order amounting to USD 620 million for three LNG carriers from an ...

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