Piraeus, Cosco Ink Multimillion Investment Deal

Piraeus, Cosco Ink Multimillion Investment Deal

Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) signed a revised EUR 230 million concession agreement with and Chinese company Cosco Pacific Limited, through its subsidiary Piraeus Container Terminal (PCT) on Thursday, November 27th. The ...

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Somali Piracy Still a Burning Issue

Somali Piracy Still a Burning Issue

Meeting to discuss the current situation off the Horn of Africa, the Operation Commander of the EU Naval Force, ...

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Philippine Coast Guard Rescues Crew from Sinking Ferry

Philippine Coast Guard Rescues Crew from Sinking Ferry

The Philippine Coast Guard rescued the crew members of a sinking passenger-cargo vessel MV Super Shuttle Ferry 11 ...

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Port of Gdansk on Track for Record Year

Port of Gdansk on Track for Record Year

The total throughput realized at Poland’s Port of Gdansk over the first ten months of 2014 amounted to ...

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Gazpromneft to Double Fleet, Enter LNG Bunkering Market

Gazpromneft's Marine Fuel Sales up by Third

Gazpromneft Marine Bunker, operator of the Gazprom Neft bunkering business has, in the first nine months of 2014, ...

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Nantong Rainbow Secures Order from ESSA

Nantong Rainbow Secures Order from ESSA

Mexico’s state-controlled salt exporter Exportadora de Sal SA de CV (ESSA) has ordered a new ship-type from ...

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Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Trident Alliance Boosts Ranks

Fourteen more shipping companies have joined Trident Alliance,the shipping industry initiative for robust ...

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HHI Workers Walk Again

HHI Workers Walk Again

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. saw its unionized workers stage a four-hour walkout ...

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OW Tanker Saves Its Assets through Alba’s Takeover

OW Tanker Saves Its Assets through Alba's Takes Over

OW Tanker A/S, a unit of Danish oil trader OW Bunker, has been taken over by Alba Tanker ApS, thus securing the ...

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Council Backs Speeding Up of IJmuiden Sea Lock Construction

An Artist Impression of the Sea Lock

The City Council of Amsterdam approved the acceleration of construction of the new large sea lock in IJmuiden, ...

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Eight Saved after 30-Hour Soak in Gulf of Aden

Eight Saved after 30-Hour Soak in Gulf of Aden

Eight sailors who abandoned their sinking ship have been rescued from the Gulf of Aden following a 30 hour search ...

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UASC Names First LNG-Ready Containership Giant

UASC Names First LNG-Ready Containership Giant

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has named the industry’s first ever LNG-ready ultra large container vessel in ...

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GALLERY: MSC Magnifica Ready for Next Cruise

MSC Armonia

After a 17-day drydocking the cruise ship MSC Magnifica left Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam for Hamburg on schedule to ...

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Shell Facing USD 4 Bln Bonga Oil Spill Fine

Shell Facing USD 4 Bln Bonga Oil Spill Fine

Oil major Shell might be facing a fine worth up to USD 3.96 billion as Nigerian National Assembly announces plans ...

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Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

Rotterdam Sets Port Tariffs for Next Three Years

The Port of Rotterdam says its port tariffs will rise in the coming three years at half the rate of the inflation ...

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Piraeus, Thessaloniki Port Operations Affected by Strike

Container Terminal in the Port of Piraeus

The 24 hour general strike of Greek Labor Unions started today and as a result, no vessels are  berthing or sailing ...

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Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk Joins WOC

Stena Bulk has become the first Swedish shipping company to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) – a global ...

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VIDEO: MSC Armonia Relaunch

Video MSC Armonia Relaunch

MSC Cruises has taken the first step towards doubling its fleet capacity with the relaunch of renewed MSC Armonia. ...

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Platts: VLCC Rates on the Rebound

VLCC Rates on the Rebound

Worldscale rates for VLCCs on the East of Suez routes have reached more than nine-month highs, Platts cited market ...

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