CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

CMA CGM Eyes OPDR Acquisition

French shipping giant CMA CGM revealed plans to acquire the German company OPDR (Oldenburg-Portugiesische Dampfschiffs-Rhederei GmbH & Co. KG). The announcement was made during a visit to Hamburg, Germany by the ...

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Two-Way Shipping Routes at PNG’s Jomard Entrance

Two-Way Shipping Routes at PNG’s Jomard Entrance

A new ship routeing system will come into effect on 1 June, 2015 at Papua New Guinea’s Jomard Entrance. The ...

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APM Terminals Wants In on Turkey’s Container ...

APM Terminals Wants In on Turkey's Container Volume Boom

APM Terminals is looking into buying more ports in Turkey, trying to take advantage of the country’s rapid ...

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Nordic Shipholding’s Results Fall Short of Expectations

Product tanker Nordic Hanne

The third quarter of 2014 was disappointing for Copenhagen-listed shipowner Nordic Shipholding that posted a loss ...

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Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Singapore-based gas carrier fleet owner and operator Epic Gas has reported that one of its vessels, Epic Bali, was ...

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Port of Hamburg Marks Record Throughput

Port of Hamburg Marks Record Throughput

Germany’s Port of Hamburg has set a record high 110 million tons throughput in the first nine months of 2014, ...

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VIDEO: World’s Largest LNG-Powered PSV Delivered

World's Largest LNG-Powered PSV Delivered

Rem Eir, build no 356 from Kleven Verft, was delivered to Remøy Shipping on November 26, 2014, the Norwegian ...

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PSA Zeebrugge, Stora Enso Expand Cooperation

PSA Zeebrugge, Stora Enso Expand Cooperation

Belgium’s PSA Zeebrugge and Stora Enso have extended their cooperation, with PSA’s Zeebrugge ...

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BMT Lands Samalaju Port Design Project

BMT Lands Samalaju Port Development Project

BMT Group, an international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy, has through its ...

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BC Ferries Gets Go-Ahead for LNG Conversion

BC Ferries Gets Go-Ahead for LNG Conversion

The BC Ferries Commissioner has approved BC Ferries’ application to convert its two largest vessels, the ...

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Norwegian Cruise Line to Buy Ocean Princess

Norwegian Cruise Line to Buy Ocean Princess

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. has entered into a definitive agreement with Princess Cruises, Ltd. to purchase ...

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Interview: Antwerp Sets the Course for Future Growth

Luc Arnouts, the Port of Antwerp 's Chief Commercial Officer

Belgium’s Port of Antwerp is the biggest port area in the world, covering 13,057 hectares, the equivalent of ...

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Image of the Day: Ocean Scout Wetting Her Beak

Ocean Scout

The image was shared by Norway’s Atlantic Offshore, showing their Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) Ocean Scout ...

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VIDEO: New Suez Canal Project Update

Video New Suez Canal Project Update

On October 18 the Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority, awarded the contract for the New Suez Canal to an ...

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Greek Towage Crews Joining Strike on Thursday

Container Terminal in the Port of Piraeus

Crews from towage companies in all Greek ports will join workers belonging to Greek public and private sector ...

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Egypt, SCCT Discussing Port Said Concession Extension

Suez Canal Container Terminal at Port Said, Egypt

The Egyptian government is in talks with representatives of Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT) on a contract ...

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Search for Missing Cruise Passenger Stopped

AMSA Stops Search for Missing Cruise Passenger

Based on expert medical advice regarding his survivability the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has ...

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Dutch Shipyards’ Retention Rights Undermined?

Dutch Shipyards' Retention Rights Undermined

Shipyards in the Netherlands may no longer be able to rely on the right to retain a vessel while awaiting payment ...

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Royal Caribbean Launches Chinese JV

Royal Caribbean Launches Chinese JV

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Ctrip.com International Ltd. have agreed to form a strategic partnership through ...

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