Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

VIDEO: PMA Makes “All-in” Offer to ILWU

The slowdowns by members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) at major US West Coast ports ...

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US Extends Visas to Ethiopian Seafarers

The United States has extended  C1/D visas to Ethiopian seafarers to two years starting from January 2015. The ...

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LA County Ports Record Third Best Annual Results

2014 Third Best Year for Ports of LA and Long Beach

The U.S. West Coast ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles will both mark the year 2014 as the third busiest in their ...

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Euronav Launches US IPO

Shipping company Euronav NV has launched its underwritten initial public offering in the United States of ...

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G6 Drops More Californian Port Calls

After Seattle and Los Angeles, members of G6 Alliance decided to omit calls at the Port of Oakland amid ongoing ...

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MACS Starts New Europe-USA Service

MACS Starts New Europe-USA Service

MACS Maritime Carrier GmbH & Co., Hamburg, will start a new multipurpose monthly service between UK/North West ...

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DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

DSME to Unveil Floating Storage Power Plant Concept

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has made plans to introduce a new ...

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USA Joins ReCAAP

USA Joins ReCAAP

The United States of America has become the 20th nation to join the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating ...

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Ferry Adrift off Boston, USA

Ferry Adrift off Boston, USA

U.S. Coast Guard rescue crews assisted the crew and passengers aboard the Provincetown IV Ferry, which was disabled ...

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NOAA Researchers Evacuated amid Hurricane Threat

Sailors and Marines from the US Navy’s Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group and 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit ...

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FERC Gives Green Light to Freeport Liquefaction Project

The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) authorized Freeport LNG Development, L.P. to site, construct, ...

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K-Line Lets America Ports In on Container Terminal Action

KAWASAKI KISEN KAISHA, LTD. (K Line) has agreed on a transfer of a partial stake in International Transportation ...

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Seadrill, Rosneft Deal Moves Ahead Despite Sanctions

NADL, Rosneft Deal Moves Ahead Despite Sanctions

North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., a subsidiary of Seadrill, has announced that 6 binding offshore contracts have ...

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Peters & May Introduce USA to Australia Vessel ...

Peters & May Introduce First USA to Australia Shipping Service

Peters & May boat transport operator has announced the departure schedule of its newly introduced sailings from ...

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Crowley First to Order Mitsui’s ME-GI Engines

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.  has received the first order for electronically controlled gas ...

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Non-Tariff Trade Barriers Should Be in Focus of TTIP ...

The elimination of non-tariff trade barriers will have enormous positive effects on the European economy. The ...

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Port of Virginia Unaffected by Arthur

The  Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) said it was closely monitoring the movement of Hurricane Arthur and was ...

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OOCL Named USA’s Top Ranked Carrier

OOCL Named USA's Top Ranked Carrier

Orient Overseas Container Line Limited (OOCL), USA, has been named Top Ranked Carrier for 2014 by the Agriculture ...

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Damen Designs to Be Built at Great Lakes Shipyard

Damen Designs Now Built at Great Lakes Shipyard

Great Lakes Shipyard and B.V. Scheepswerf Damen Gorinchem (Damen) have entered into a five-year partnership ...

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Doosan Hands Over ME-GI Engine to NASSCO

Doosan Engine has confirmed the delivery of the world’s first dual-fuel, low-speed ME-GI engine to the American ...

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SCPA Okays $113.5 Mln Infrastructural Investment

SCPA Okays FY2015 Financial Plan

Building upon the record-setting May volumes announced recently, the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) Board of ...

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