Pipavav, DSME Ink Pact on Construction of LNG Ships

Pipavav, DSME Ink Pact on Construction of LNG Ships

India’s Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Co. Ltd has signed a cooperation deal with South Korean ...

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Port of Antwerp Rewards Green Ships

Port of Antwerp Rewards Green Ships

Belgium’s port of Antwerp will grant a discount of up to 30% in port dues to seagoing ships that use ...

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Carrier Alliances Worry Singapore’s Shippers

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The Singapore National Shippers’ Council (SNSC) expressed growing concern over the ongoing trend pursued by ...

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World’s First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

World's First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

The world’s first electric car and passenger ferry powered by batteries – the MF Ampere – has ...

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CMA CGM Starts Two Asia-Northern Europe Services

CMA CGM Starts Two Asia-Northern Europe Services

French container line CMA CGM is launching two new weekly services between Asia and Northern Europe, the Rotterdam ...

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Asia-N. Europe Boxship Rates Take a Tumble

Asia-N. Europe Boxship Rates Take a Tumble

The freight rates for shipping containerized cargo from Asia to Northern Europe fell 23.5 pct last week reaching ...

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EU to Cover Seafarers with Some Labor Laws

EU to Include Seafarers in Some Labor Laws

European maritime transport representatives have welcomed a recent agreement on the European ...

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Growing Importance of Surveillance for Crew Safety

Integrated surveillance solutions Increasingly Important for Crew Safety

Integrated surveillance solutions will play a major role in reducing risk to crew, vessels and cargo as safety ...

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NYK Denies Tanker Leak Claims

NYK Denies Tanker Leak Claims

Japanese shipping company NYK Line refuted recent reports saying that one of the tankers operated by the company ...

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YM Express Joins Yang Ming’s Fleet

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Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation has taken delivery of  YM Express, a 4,662 TEU ...

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BP, Sinopec Form Marine Fuel Joint Venture

BP, Sinopec Team Up on Marine Fuel Joint Venture

Oil major British Petroleum has teamed up with China’s Sinopec Fuel Oil in a joint venture that would focus ...

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Indian Prime Minister Visits Hyundai Heavy Industries

Indian Prime Minister Visits Hyundai Heavy Industries

The Prime Minster of India Narendra Modi has visited Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) as part of his two-day visit to ...

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Puget Sound Ports Steady

Puget Sound Ports Steady

Container volumes at the US West Coast Ports of Seattle and Tacoma stabilized in April, growing 1 percent year to ...

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Protests Intensify at Port of Seattle

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About 200 protesters gathered on Monday at the Port of Seattle marching their way to the Terminal 5 where ...

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Pelindo I Starts Port and Terminal Development Projects

Pelindo I Starts Port and Terminal Development Projects

Indonesia’s state-owned port operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia I (Pelindo I) plans to spend Rb 18 trillion (USD ...

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DNV GL Unveils Its Unmanned FLNG Concept

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DNV GL has developed a new unmanned floating LNG concept intended to unlock the potential of remote offshore gas ...

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Port of Hamburg’s Seaborne Cargo Volumes Flat

Port of Hamburg's Seaborne Cargo Volumes Flat

Germany’s Port of Hamburg handled 35.6 million tons of various seaborne cargo in the first quarter of 2015, ...

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ICS Dismayed by US Stance on Ballast Water Regime

ICS Secretary General, Peter Hinchliffe

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) voiced its fears that the unilateral stance taken at last week’s ...

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Imports Boost April Container Volumes at Port of Long Beach

Imports Boost April Container Volumes at Port of Long Beach

Container cargo flow through Southern California’s Port of Long Beach increased 7.9 percent in April compared ...

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Carnival Starts Alaska Cruise Season

Carnival Starts Alaska Cruise Season

Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line has kicked off its 2015 Alaska cruise season with Carnival Legend departing from ...

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CMA CGM Quadruples Quarterly Net Profit

CMA CGM Quadruples Quarterly Net Profit

French CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container line, recorded a 419 percent increase in net profit and a ...

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Image of the Day: Helgoland Floated Out

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After almost nine months of construction MS Helgoland, a new LNG-fueled ferry of the shipping company Cassen Eils ...

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Port of Savannah April Container Volumes Jump 25.8 Percent

Port of Savannah's April Container Volumes Jump 25.8%

The US Port of Savannah container volumes increased by 25.8 percent in April, with a total volume of 335,337 ...

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Maran Orders Two Tankers at DSME

Maran Orders Two Tankers at DSME

South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co (DSME) has won an order from ...

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Eco-Conscious China Keeps Dry Bulk Market Down

Eco-Conscious China Keeps Dry Bulk Market Down

The dry bulk shipping market is not expected to return to profitability until 2017, despite a modest recovery in ...

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MOL Joins 2M on Asia-ECSA Trade

MOL Joins 2M on Asia-ECSA Trade

Two of the world’s largest container carriers – Denmark’s Maersk Line and Swiss-based ...

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STX Offshore to Build Up to Eight LR1 Tankers

STX Offshore to Build Up to Eight LR1 Tankers

STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has secured an order for construction of up to eight Long Range Product Carriers ...

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