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) will continue  to fight against the EU Port Services Regulation, resuming their campaign against this ...

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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

Iraqi

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DryShips Inc., has withdrawn its previously announced public offering of USD 700 million of its senior secured ...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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Image of the Day: Squeezing through Corinth Canal

Corinth Canal

The Corinth Canal is a canal located in Greece that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the ...

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Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest ...

Wärtsilä to Provide Gas Handling Systems for Largest Ethane Carriers

Samsung Heavy Industries has ordered Wärtsilä gas handling systems for a set of  six new 87,000 cm3 capacity very ...

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Panama’s Balboa Port Set for Expansion

Panama's Balboa Port Set for Expansion

The Panama Ports Company (PPC), a part of Hong Kong-headquartered Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., has set aside a budget of ...

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NGOs Ask for Publicly Available Ship Efficiency Data

NGOs Ask for Publicly Available Ship Efficiency Data

Transport & Environment, Seas at Risk and Carbon War Room have urged the United Nations’ International ...

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Moody’s Says Shipping Industry Outlook Stable

Moody's Says Shipping Industry Stable

Moody’s Japan K.K. said its outlook for the global shipping industry is stable, with moderate EBITDA growth ...

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Interview: Offshore Ports – The Way Forward

Khalifa Port

Thinking outside the box has sprung a myriad of innovations throughout history and it is what is keeping us “alive ...

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Panama Canal Pilots Not Renegotiating Bargaining Agreement

Panama Canal Pilots Not Renegotiating Bargaining Agreement

The Panama Canal Pilots’ Union, a labor organization representing 256 professional pilots, has decided not to ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Oct 6 -12)

Readers’ Picks of the Week

Freight rates are likely to fall further as carriers stand firm in their reluctance to reduce capacity on the ...

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Crowley and Seaboard Marine Start New VSA

Crowley and Seaboard Marine Start New VSA

Crowley Maritime Corporation’s liner services group and Seaboard Marine Ltd., have entered into a new vessel ...

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Image of the Day: Hovering above the Ocean

Hovering above the Ocean

Would you like to walk above the water? Take a look at this Princess Seawalk, which provides passengers with ...

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First Centre Blocks for UK Aircraft Carrier Complete

First Centre Blocks for UK Aircraft Carrier Complete

The U.K.-based Cammell Laird has completed its first centre blocks for a second aircraft carrier set to become the ...

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Avance’s Fire-Stricken Newbuild to Be Delivered ...

Avance' Fire-Stricken Newbuild to Be Delivered in November

The fire-stricken hull 1074 under construction at Jiangnan Shipyard in China is scheduled for delivery in November ...

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Infographic: LNG’s Golden Jubilee

LNG at 50 Infographic

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is natural gas (predominantly methane, CH4) that has been converted to liquid form for ...

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GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

GSF Backs Maritime Emissions Monitoring System

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) is calling for shippers’ carbon reporting requirements to be fully ...

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