Shanghai Maritime Court Orders Varun to Pay Amba Bhakti Crew

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Shanghai Maritime Court has ordered the owner of the crude oil tanker Amba Bhakti to pay USD 110,000 to the ...

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UK Ports Detain Three Foreign Flagged Vessels in November

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Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control ...

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Optimarin First BWT System Supplier to Get USCG Approval

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Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has become the first system supplier to gain full US ...

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Gallery: Fincantieri Lays Keel for Seabourn Ovation

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Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has held a keel laying ceremony for Seabourn Ovation, the second of two ...

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Seatrans Opts For DNV GL's Fleet Performance Management Kit

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Norwegian company Seatrans Ship Management has signed up 20 vessels to the DNV GL fleet performance management ...

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STX France Kicks Off Construction of MSC Bellissima

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Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has held a steel cutting ceremony for MSC Bellissima, the second of the ...

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KNOT Offshore Partners Wraps Up Raquel Knutsen Deal

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Scotland-headquartered KNOT Offshore Partners LP has completed its acquisition of the ownership interests in the ...

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Höegh LNG Partners Buys Ownership Stake in Höegh Grace

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NYSE-listed Höegh LNG Partners LP has agreed to acquire a 51% ownership interest in the entities that own and ...

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MTBS Starts Developing Sri Lanka's Port Master Plan

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Maritime & Transport Business Solutions (MTBS), a consultancy firm from the Netherlands, began developing Sri ...

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Ahrenkiel and Vogemann Bolster Bulker Pact

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Hamburg-based shipping companies, Ahrenkiel Steamship and H. Vogemann Reederei, are merging their activities ...

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IRClass Becomes RO for Three More Flag States

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Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has obtained authorisation to act as Recognised Organisation (RO) to carry ...

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CMA CGM Boosts Links between Adriatic Sea and Egypt

French container shipping major CMA CGM has upgraded its coverage between the Adriatic Sea and Egypt by introducing ...

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Diana Finds Work for Two Bulkers

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Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for its two vessels, the M/V ...

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OSG Completes Split-Up of Its Businesses

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NYSE-listed tanker owner and operator Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) has completed the previously announced ...

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Seanergy Maritime Adds Capesize Bulker

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Athens-based dry bulk shipping specialist Seanergy Maritime Holdings has taken delivery of a 178,838 dwt Capesize ...

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Maersk Line Seals Hamburg Süd Deal

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World’s largest container carrier, Maersk Line A/S, and the Oetker Group have reached an agreement for Maersk ...

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Gallery: Singapore's PPT 5 from a Drone's Perspective

The images above show Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal (PPT) 5 from a drone’s perspective and were ...

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Navig8 Product Tankers Takes Fifth Tanker from GSI

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Petroleum products shipping company Navig8 Product Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Goal, a 113,000 DWT LR2 ...

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Norden Hits Mother Lode in the Philippines

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Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S has entered into a 10-year contract to transport 20-24 ...

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ZIM Stays in Red

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Israel’s shipping company ZIM Integrated Shipping Services posted a net loss of USD 37.6 million in the third ...

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Shell Hands Over Fourth LNG Carrier to Nakilat

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Qatari liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport company Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of ...

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Rolls-Royce Axes 800 More Jobs at Marine Business Unit

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Rolls-Royce plans to lay off 800 more workers from it Marine business throughout 2016 and 2017 citing ...

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Saudi Arabia Inaugurates USD 4.3 Billion Maritime Complex

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The inauguration ceremony of the King Salman Global Maritime Industries Complex was held at Ras Al-Khair, near ...

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MSC, HMM Jointly Bid for Hanjin's Stake in POLB Terminal

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Swiss-based container shipping major, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), and South Korea’s carrier, ...

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Report: HMM to Join 2M Alliance by Year End?

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South Korean container carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is expected to ink a deal to join Maersk Line and ...

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NTSB to Open Docket for El Faro Sinking Investigation

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The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) plans to open the docket for its investigation into the ...

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Fitch Predicts More M&A Activity, Defaults in 2017

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Muted demand growth will exacerbate overcapacity for the shipping sector in 2017, putting pressure on freight rates ...

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