Ports of Auckland Preps for Rising Volumes

Ports of Auckland Preps for Rising Volumes

New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland reported NZD 28.9 million (USD 21.6m) net profit for six months ended ...

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Lysblink Seaways Falls Victim to Strong Winds, Drags Anchor

Lysblink Seaways

The grounded DFDS cargo ship Lysblink Seaways was towed back out to sea on Sunday, February 22nd as part of ...

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Supertankers Pick Up Speed

Supertankers Pick Up Speed

Very Large and Ultra Large Crude Carriers have increased their average sailing speed this month to 12.57 knots in ...

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Canadian Icebreaker Working to Free Stuck Cargo Ship

USCG Cutter Bristol Bay breaks ice outside of Ashtabula, Ohio, Feb. 19, 2015

The Canadian Coast Guard is working to break free the cargo ship Arthur M. Anderson, which is beset in ice near ...

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Over 100 Fall Ill on Celebrity Equinox

Over 100 Fall Ill on Celebrity Equinox

95 passengers and 7 crew members aboard Celebrity Equinox cruise ship have reported being ill with norovirus-like ...

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VIDEO: Britannia Joins P&O Cruises Fleet

Britannia Joins P&O Cruises Fleet

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri handed over Britannia, the new flagship of the P&O Cruises fleet, brand of ...

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K. Damen Wins Industry Leader of the Year Award

Mr. Kommer Damen, Chair of Damen Shipyards Group

Chairman of Damen Shipyards Group, Mr. Kommer Damen, received the award for Industry Leader of the year at the ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (16-20 of Feb)

Readers’ Picks

VIDEO: Freighter Sinks in the Black Sea St. Kitts and Nevis-flagged general cargo ship Fort Azov sank yesterday in ...

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USA: PMA, ILWU Agree on New Contract

ilwu, pma agree on new contract

The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) have reached a ...

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Gallery: Marjorie C Step Away from Delivery

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Honolulu-based Pasha Hawaii’s M/V Marjorie C attained main engine light off on February 18, while under final ...

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Korean Yards Reclaim Lead

Korean Yards Reclaim Lead

Korean yards have reclaimed the first place in global ship deliveries from their Chinese counterparts as they ...

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US Labor Secretary Turns Up the Heat

US Labor Secretary Turns Up the Heat

The US Labor Secretary Tom Perez told the two sides negotiating a new contract for dockworkers at the US West Coast ...

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Leixões-Rotterdam Ro-Ro Service on Upswing

Leixões-Rotterdam Ro-Ro Service on the Rise

In 2014, one of Portugal’s major seaports, the Port of Leixões handled 404,650 tonnes of ro-ro cargo, over ...

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Bore Closes Dutch Office

Bore Closes Dutch Office

The Finnish shipping company Bore has decided to close its shore office in Amsterdam and lay off 24 Dutch ...

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Scotland Calls for Emergency Towing Project Extension

Emergency Towing Vehicle

Emergency Towing Vehicle provision should be reviewed immediately and extended beyond March 2016, Richard Lochhead, ...

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Mariveles Dry Bulk Terminal Taking Shape

Mariveles Dry Bulk Terminal Taking Shape

Seasia Nectar Port Services Inc. (SNPSI), a joint venture between the UK’s Nectar Group and Seasia Logistic ...

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Baleària Orders Spain’s First Pure-Gas Marine Engine

Baleària Orders Spain's First Pure-Gas Marine Engine

Rolls-Royce has signed a collaboration agreement with Spanish energy company Gas Natural Fenosa to develop and ...

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Image of the Day: CSL Boxship Connects Adriatic to Far East

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The image shows the giant containership Xin Qin Huang Dao, owned by CSL, being towed to the Vecon container ...

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Lysblink Seaways Refloats

Lysblink Seaways

The grounded vessel Lysblink Seaways self-floated from the foreshore at Kilchoan shortly before 9 pm on Thursday 19 ...

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Gazprom Starts First Yamal Oil Winter Shipment

Gazprom Starts First Winter Yamal Oil Shipment

Russia’s Gazprom Neft has made its first ever winter shipment of oil from the Novy Port (Novoportovskoye) ...

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Eitzen Calls for Bermuda Move

Eitzen Calls for Bermuda Move

Eitzen Chemical ASA sent out a letter to its shareholders with a recommendation from the Board to accept the ...

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VIDEO: Panama Canal Expansion Explained

Panama Canal Expansion

The video above gives you an update on the current stage of the Panama Canal Expansion Program aimed at creating a ...

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CMA CGM Reinforces Presence in Cameroon

CMA CGM Reinforces Presence in Cameroon

The CMA CGM inaugurated its new logistics platform, the Cameroon Container Terminal (3CTC Terminal), on February ...

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Oakland Port Operations Grind to a Halt

Port of Oakland

Port of Oakland marine terminal operations halted on Thursday as longshore workers took the day off for a union ...

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Australian Ports Weathering Out Cyclone Marcia

Queensland Ports Close ahead of Cyclone Marcia

Australia’s ports of Gladstone, Bundaberg and Port Alma have been closed since Thursday ahead of the Category 2 ...

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New Collective Agreement for Ports Auckland Workers

Ports Auckland, Workers Pen Collective Agreement

Members of the Maritime Union of New Zealand (MUNZ) ratified a new collective agreement with officials at the Ports ...

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Infographic: Recycling Scheme for Special Lashing Belts

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A new recycling scheme for special lashing belts used in car carriers was established today by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, ...

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