UK Seafarers Unprotected from Unfair Competition

uk seafarers

A new report from maritime specialists at Cardiff University into UK seafarers has found ineffective enforcement of ...

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Syriza Bins Piraeus Port Sale, Targets Shipping Sector

Syriza Bins Piraeus Port Privatisation, Targets Shipping Sector

Greece’s new government led by the left-wing party Syriza plans to stop the sale of a majority stake in the ...

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Tanker with Kurdish Oil Departing US Waters

United Kalavrvta (formerly SCF BYRRANGA)

The oil tanker United Kalavrvta, carrying 1 million barrels of Kurdish oil, is finally leaving US waters after ...

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Navios Banking On Cheap Oil

Navios Banking On Cheap Oil

NYSE-listed owner and operator of tanker vessels Navios Maritime Midstream Partners expects to see spot rates for ...

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North Pacific Route to Become Bussiest Trading Corridor

North Pacific Route to Become Bussiest Trading Corridor

 The North Pacific route will surpass the North Atlantic as the world’s most busy trading corridor in terms of ...

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AMSA Detains Bulker for Illegal Cargo Unlashing

AMSA Detains Bulk Carrier for Illegal Cargo Unlashing

Australian Maritime Safety Authority has released the Singapore-flagged bulk carrier Orient Becrux from the Port of ...

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Court: CentrePort Guilty of Worker Death

CentrePort was to blame for the death of Mark Samoa

A Wellington court ruled this week that stevedoring company CentrePort was to blame for the death of Mark Samoa who ...

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VIDEO: Grounded Reefer in Delaware Bay Back Underway

Grounded Reefer in Delaware Bay Back Underway 1

Motor vessel Santa Lucia ran aground Tuesday near Miah Maull Shoal in Delaware Bay while inbound to Philadelphia. ...

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NewLead Doubles Bitumen Tanker Fleet

Doubles Bitumen Tanker Fleet

Greek shipping and logistics company NewLead Holdings has bought and leased five bitumen tankers, expanding its ...

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Update: Storm Scare Over at Port of NY-NJ

new york new jersey

All Marine Terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey will be opening on Wednesday, January 28 at 8 AM local ...

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Navig8 Bolsters Pool Fleets

Conti Selenit

January has been a busy month for Navig8 Group’s shipping pools as they bolster ranks with new units. A total of ...

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Update: Höegh Osaka Starts Cargo Discharge

Höegh Osaka Pending Cargo Discharge

Discharge of cargo from car carrier Höegh Osaka started on Tuesday, January 27th, the vessel’s owner Höegh ...

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The Dutch Forge Ahead with LNG Bunkering Plans

The Dutch Forge Ahead with LNG Bunkering Plans

The Dutch entrepreneurs Peter Versluis (Veka Group), Gerard Deen (Deen Shipping) and Ed de Jong (IUVENIS) joined ...

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Yinson Holdings Bags Eni Ghana FPSO Deal

Yinson Bags Ghana FPSO Operation Deal

Malaysia-based investment holding company Yinson Holdings Berhad has through its wholly owned subsidiary Yinson ...

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DMA: Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems Approval Made Easier

Red oil tanker

It becomes easier to verify whether exhaust gas cleaning systems comply with the stricter limit values for sulphur ...

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G6 Chooses Kotug

G6 Chooses Kotug

Five members of the G6 Shipping Alliance (APL, Hyundai, MOL, NYK Line and OOCL) have awarded a multi-annual and ...

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Infographic: Maritime Crime Figures for 2014

Maritime Crime Figures for 2014 V3

Maritime operations company Dryad Maritime released the following infographic showing maritime crime figures for ...

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Prosecutor Wants 26 Years for Costa Concordia Captain

Costa Concordia

Italian prosecutors have called for a 26-year prison sentence for the captain of Costa Concordia cruise ship that ...

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US West Coast Negotiators Reach Deal on Chassis

Port of Los Angeles

Talks on a new contract for West Coast dockworkers seem to have moved forward as agreement on one of key issues has ...

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Update: Port of Antwerp Cranks Up the Volume

Port of Antwerp Cranks Up the Volume

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp handled 199,012,082 tonnes of freight in 2014, a 4.3% increase compared to the ...

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Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Congestion Woes

Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Gridlock Woes

Container ships deployed on Transpacific routes have experienced delays of up to three weeks as congestion ...

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HSH Nordbank Looking to Offload Bad Shipping Loans

HSH Nordbank Looking to Offload Bad Shipping Loans

Hamburg-headquartered HSH Nordbank is ramping up the efforts to shed EUR 1.5 billion (USD 1.7bn) of bad shipping ...

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