Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Readers’ Picks of the Week (13-17th of October)

Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, travelling on board Carnival Magic, has been denied ...

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ICS: Ballast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

ICS: Balast Water Management Talks on the Right Track

Governments attending the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) ...

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UPDATE: Eimskip Wants RUV Leak Investigated

Eimskip Rejects Alleged Violation of Competition Law

Icelandic shipping company Eimskip said it had advised its attorneys to prepare a report to the police and request ...

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Dozen for Nam Cheong

Dozen for Nam Cheong

Singapore Exchange-listed Nam Cheong has secured Letters of Intent (LOI) from five customers worth approximately ...

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TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

TEN Positive About Tanker Market Conditions

Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN), an Athens-based crude, product and LNG tanker operator believes that the recent ...

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Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

Royal Caribbean Facing Major Fine

The Netherlands has fined Royal Caribbean cruise line for violation of labour rules and regulations for foreign ...

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Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers

Top Tips for Hiring Shipping Containers11

Before deciding to buy containers either for shipping goods between states or overseas, there are a couple of ...

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ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

ClassNK Issues Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems

Ship classification society ClassNK has released Guidelines for Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems. These guidelines ...

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Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Qingdao Beihai Snags Bulker Duo

Shanghai-based iron and steel company Baosteel Group has ordered two capesize bulkers from Chinese shipbuilder ...

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MSE: Glycerine Is Realistic Marine Fuel Option

MSE: Glycerine Viable Marine Fuel Option

Marine South East’s GLEAMS (Glycerine Fuel for Marine Sustainability) project has after a year of ...

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LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

LA Port September Volumes Strongest in Years

The Port of Los Angeles’ September 2014 containerized cargo volumes increased 9 percent compared to September ...

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Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

Virginia Port Battling Truck Congestion

The Port of Virginia exceeded 200,000 total TEU cargo volume for a third consecutive month despite worsening ...

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Lithuania, Azerbaijan Exploring East-West Transport ...

Lithuania, Azerbaijan Exploring East-West Transport Opportunities

Lithuania has invited Azerbaijan to contribute to the development of the Baltic Sea-Black Sea corridor and the ...

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Mein Schiff 4 Floated Out

Mein Schiff 4 Floated Out

Meyer Turku Oy  floated out the cruise ship Mein Schiff 4 on October 10, 2014. The Finnish shipyard is planning to ...

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Cruise Industry Vital for Seattle

Cruise Industry Vital for Seattle

179 cruise ships have called on the Port of Seattle in 2014, bringing 823,780 passengers, and an estimated USD 2,2 ...

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Ebola Scare Delays Work at Baltimore

Port of Baltimore

Port of Baltimore dockers refused to load a roll-on/roll-off ship bound for West Africa Thursday amid fears of ...

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CJ Korea Express Sets Sights on APL Logistics

CJ Korea Express Sets Sights on APL Logistics

South Korean logistics firm CJ Korea Express said in a regulatory filing yesterday that it was considering ...

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Cruise Passenger with Ebola Symptoms Denied Entry to Belize

Ebola Stricken Cruise Passenger Denied Entry to Belize

A Dallas hospital nurse who was reportedly in contact with specimen collected from a deceased Ebola patient, ...

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KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KBR-Daewoo Consortium Wins FLNG FEED Deal

KD Consortium, consisting of KBR and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Company, has been awarded a front ...

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