Fire Leaves Chemical Tanker Anchored in Mosjøen, Norway

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The Netherlands-flagged chemical tanker Stella Lyra remains anchored in Mosjøen, Norway, after it suffered damage ...

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Boxship Runs Aground off Norway

Boxship Runs Aground off Norway

A Cyprus-flagged container ship ran aground in Skatestraumen, south of Maloy, Norway, on Thursday morning, October ...

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Norway Chooses Five Pilot Green Coastal Shipping Projects

Norway Chooses Five Pilot Green Coastal Shipping Projects

DNV GL and its partners from the Norwegian maritime industry and the Norwegian authorities have presented the five ...

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Torghatten Orders Eco Ferry

Torghatten Orders Eco Ferry

Norwegian ferry operator Torghatten Trafikkselskap AS has signed a contract with compatriot shipyard Fiskerstrand ...

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LNG RoRo Newbuilding Runs Aground off Norway

LNG RoRo Newbuilding Aground off Ulsteinvik

Nor Lines’ 5,000 dwt short sea cargo Ro/Ro vessel MS Kvitbjørn (White Bear) ran aground off Ulsteinvik on Sunday ...

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Norway Eases Cabotage Rules

Norway Eases Cabotage Rules

The Norwegian government has presented a new proactive maritime strategy, acknowledging the government-appointed ...

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Stolt-Nielsen and Sungas Sell Stake in Avance Gas

Stolt-Nielsen and Sungas Sell Stake in Avance Gas

Stolt-Nielsen Gas, a subsidiary Norway’s liquid bulk transporter Stolt-Nielsen Limited,  and Sungas Holdings ...

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World’s First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

World's First Electric Car Ferry Enters Service

The world’s first electric car and passenger ferry powered by batteries – the MF Ampere – has ...

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Nor Lines Launches Cuxhaven RoRo Link

Nor Lines Launches Cuxhaven RoRo Link

The official launch of the Nor Lines RoRo service between the German Port of Cuxhaven and Norway took place on May ...

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Cargo Ferry Clears Motorways, Protects Wallets

Cargo Ferry Clears Motorways, Protects Wallets

Using LNG-fueled ships to carry containers that are currently transported on trucks for long distances to and from ...

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Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce has signed a GBP 5.5 million contract with Bastø-Fosen and Fjord 1 in Norway for azimuth propulsion ...

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Maersk Line Drops Oslo Calls in 2015

Maersk Line Drops Oslo Calls in 2015

World’s largest container carrier Maersk Line has decided to redirect all calls from Norway’s Port of ...

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Clarksons Wraps Up RS Platou Buy

Clarksons Shareholders Okay RS Platou Buy

London-based shipbroker Clarkson PLC has completed its USD 441 million acquisition of the Norwegian RS Platou ASA ...

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Eimskip Shuffles Lines

Eimskip Shuffles Lines

​Icelandic shipping and logistics provider Eimskip has decided to combine its Green and Red Lines in the company’s ...

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Norway Launches Green Coastal Shipping Initiative

Norway Launches Green Coastal Shipping Initiative

DNV GL has taken the initiative to launch a Green Coastal Shipping programme in Norway, a joint effort by industry ...

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Eitzen Chemical’s Restructuring Plan Moves Ahead

Eitzen Chemical's Restructuring Plan Moves Ahead

Oslo-based owner and operator of chemical tankers Eitzen Chemical ASA said it has secured support from all of its ...

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DFDS Logistics Starts New Route

DFDS Logistics Starts New Route

Denmark’s short-sea shipping operator DFDS Logistics has set up a new route from Northern Germany to Norway, ...

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Fjord Line Clamps Down on Costs

Fjord Line Clamps Down on Costs

Norwegian ferry operator Fjord Line has implemented a program for strengthening the company’s financial ...

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Fincantieri Returns to Scanship

Fincantieri Returns to Scanship

Norway’s Scanship Holding ASA has through its subsidiary Scanship AS entered into a contract with the Italian ...

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Siem Offshore Handed Contract Cancellations

Siem Offshore Handed Contract Cancellations

Norwegian support vessel operator Siem Offshore Inc. has received notices of termination for three vessels that ...

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Clarksons Seals Platou Deal

Clarksons Seals Platou Deal

London-based shipbroker Clarkson PLC has confirmed a GBP 281.2 million (USD 441m) offering for the entire issued ...

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