Spotted: Giant Electric Container Cranes Arrive at JAXPORT

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On August 19, the Jacksonville Port Authority’s (JAXPORT) Blount Island Marine Terminal welcomed three ...

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VIDEO: Clipper Takes Over Handysize Duo

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Denmark’s Clipper Group has taken over two of four 32,000 dwt Handysize bulk carriers bought from its ...

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Sembcorp Marine Purchases Norwegian Ship Design Firm

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Sembcorp Marine Integrated Yard, a subsidiary of Singapore-based marine and offshore engineering group Sembcorp ...

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MSI: Tanker Market Conditions Causing Headaches for Owners

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Current conditions in the Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) freight market are not entirely attributed to ...

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Japan Marine United Clinches Orders for Three VLCCs

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Tokyo-headquartered shipbuilder Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) has received orders for three Very Large ...

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Demand Growth in Asia-North Europe Trade Remains Muted

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Headhaul demand growth in the Asia-North Europe trade remains muted and this year’s third quarter peak season is ...

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Maersk Line, CCS Ink Cooperation Deal

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Danish shipping company Maersk Line has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with China Classification ...

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Caribbean Fantasy Refloated, Towed to San Juan Harbor

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The 561-foot ferry Caribbean Fantasy was moored at Pier 15 in San Juan Harbor on Saturday as the authorities ...

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Alphaliner: Maersk Could Sell APM Terminals and Damco Danish shipping major Maersk Line’s container shipping ...

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Odfjell's Oil Tanker Grounds Due to Steering Failure

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A steering failure aboard the 2004-built oil tanker Bow Singapore has caused it to run aground outside ...

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Pirates Attack Vectis Osprey off Nigeria, Crew Safe

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The 2012-built general cargo vessel Vectis Osprey resumed its regular voyage after it was attacked by a group of ...

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Blue Water Secures USD 154 Mn Contract in Kazakhstan

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A consortium led by the Denmark-based Blue Water Shipping won a USD 154 million contract with Tengizchevroil (TCO) ...

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ITF Urges Australian Gov't to Let Coal Ship Crew Come Ashore

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The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is demanding that 20 Chinese seafarers stranded aboard ...

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DP World Postpones Jebel Ali Expansion Project

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Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has delayed the planned expansion of of its flagship port of Jebel ...

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Lauritzen Narrows Loss, Confirms Newbuilding Sales

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Danish shipping company J. Lauritzen has confirmed that it opted to sell two Supramax bulk carrier newbuildings and ...

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Seaspan Prices USD 80 Mn Share Offer

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Hong-Kong based shipping company Seaspan Corporation has priced a USD 80 million public offering of its 8.2% Series ...

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VARD Wins USD 70 Mn Module Carrier Vessels Order

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Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Vard Holdings Limited (Vard) has inked a USD 70 million contract for the ...

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Samsung Heavy Selling Shares to Raise Close to USD 1 Bn

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South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) is looking to raise up to KRW 1.1 trillion (USD 982.9 million) ...

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Update: Fire aboard Caribbean Fantasy Still Active

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A fire which started aboard the 561-foot ferry Caribbean Fantasy on August 17 is still active and the authorities ...

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Jakarta’s New Terminal Starts Operation

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A new container terminal built by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line), PT. Pelabuhan Indonesia II (IPC), ...

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Navios Acquisition's Quarterly Net Income Cut in Half

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Owner and operator of tanker vessels Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation has reported its net income for the ...

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Marseille Fos' Passenger, Cargo Volumes Surge in July

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The French port of Marseille Fos has experienced a “hot month” as it reported a surge in cargo volumes ...

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Panama Canal Handles First Suezmax Oil Tanker

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The Panama Canal has marked another milestone with the first-ever transit of a Suezmax crude oil tanker which ...

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Tanker Granted Access to Zueitina Terminal

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The Greece-flagged crude oil tanker New Hellas has been granted approval to enter Libya’s Zueitina oil ...

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Port of Tauranga Ready for Larger Ships

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New Zealand’s Port of Tauranga expects to handle over one million TEUs in the year ended June 2017, following ...

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Maersk Supply Service to Divest up to 20 Vessels

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Maersk Supply Service, a part of Danish shipping and offshore energy conglomerate Maersk Group, is divesting up to ...

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Awilco Wraps Up Sale of LNG Carrier Duo

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Norwegian liquefied natural gas (LNG) transportation provider Awilco LNG ASA has completed the sale of two 125,000 ...

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