NZ Union Urges Ports to Stop Emitting Toxic Gas

The Maritime Union of New Zealand has welcomed the Ports of Auckland’s decision to stop releasing methyl ...

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New Zealand Certifies First Vessel under MLC

Cook Strait passenger ferry Straitsman has become the first New Zealand ship certified under the international ...

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Bulker Allowed to Enter New Zealand Waters after Cleaning

The bulk carrier DL Marigold has been allowed to return to New Zealand’s port of Tauranga after it was ...

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New Zealand Orders 'Dirty' Vessel to Leave Tauranga

The 33,752 dwt bulk carrier DL Marigold has been ordered to leave New Zealand’s port of Tauranga after an ...

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Port of Tauranga Chasing 1 Million TEU Mark

New Zealand’s Port of Tauranga is on track to become the first port in the country to transport more than one ...

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New Zealand to Improve Seafarers' Onboard Conditions

In an effort to protect domestic and international seafarers and improve their safety and wellbeing onboard New ...

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Seabourn Encore Collides with Cement Carrier in Timaru Port

Seabourn Encore broke its moorings and hit a passing cement carrier in Port of Timaru, New Zealand, on February 12, ...

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CentrePort Wellington to Resume Regular Container Service

New Zealand’s CentrePort revealed that regular container shipping is returning to Wellington, with weekly ...

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New Zealand Becomes 54th State to Ratify BWM Convention

New Zealand has ratified the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, which is scheduled to enter into force on ...

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Chemical Leak at Napier Port Contained

A chemical leak which was detected earlier today at New Zealand’s Napier Port has been contained and the ...

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CentrePort Restarts Ferry Traffic after Earthquake

New Zealand’s CentrePort, Wellington port operator, said that it managed to get ferries running last night ...

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Earthquake Hinders Port Operations in New Zealand

New Zealand’s ports of Wellington and Picton have issued damage notifications while Wellington authorities ...

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New Zealand Welcomes Maersk Mega Ship

New Zealand’s government has welcomed the arrival of the Aotea Maersk in Tauranga, the biggest container ship ...

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New Zealand's POAL, Napier Port Form Alliance

New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland Limited (POAL) and Napier Port plan to enter into a strategic alliance in an ...

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Swire Shipping Bolsters Port Moresby Coverage

Swire Shipping, a liner shipping division operated by The China Navigation Company (CNCo), is to launch a monthly ...

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Man Dies after Falling Overboard in Tauranga Port

The body of a man, believed to be a Chinese national, was discovered after he fell overboard a vessel moored in ...

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MV Rena’s Wreck to Remain on Astrolabe Reef

The wreck of the containership MV Rena, which grounded on Astrolabe Reef off Tauranga in October 2011, will be left ...

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Green Light for New Zealand's Coastal Navigation Safety

Ahead of the anticipated increase in the number of ships visiting New Zealand and a trend to ever bigger ships, ...

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Pacific Pearl Arrives for New Zealand Cruise Season

Australian P&O Cruises, brand of Carnival Group, has sent its 1800-guest Pacific Pearl to Auckland for the ...

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Oil Spills from Ship in Whangarei Harbour

An oil spill has been reported today in Whangarei Harbour, located on the east coast of the North Island of New ...

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CentrePort Wellington Boosts Links with Americas and Europe

CentrePort Wellington is adding a new international container shipping service in November to link New ...

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