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Vard’s Brazilian Yard Marks 1st Vessel Delivery

Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Vard Holdings Limited delivered the first vessel built by the company’s ...

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Triyards Clinches Multiple Vessel Orders

Singapore Exchange-listed Triyards Holdings Limited continues to push beyond the offshore oil & gas (O&G) ...

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Vessel Traffic Continues as Fog Clears in Houston

The heavy fog which blocked all vessel traffic in the US Houston Ship Channel for four days, has cleared enough to ...

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One Dead, Three Rescued after Vessel Collision off Nigeria

One person has died and three have been rescued following the collision of the Marshal Islands-flagged oil products ...

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Drybulk Shipowners Pool Capesizes

Bocimar International NV, CTM (C Transport Holding Ltd), Golden Union Shipping, Golden Ocean Group and STAR BULK ...

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Ordering Spree Could Lead to Tanker Market's Ruin

A steep rise in vessel orders risks bringing the recent bonanza in oil tanker shipping to an abrupt end, according ...

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Egypt Inks LNG Supply Deal with Trafigura

The Egyptian Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and commodity trader Trafigura signed a contract on Thursday on supply ...

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CMA CGM, Hamburg Süd Bolster Cooperation

Liner giants CMA CGM Group and Hamburg Süd have reached an agreement to further enhance their existing cooperation. ...

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Hapag-Lloyd: MPS Sailings Cancelled amid Congestion

German liner company Hapag-Lloyd said that sailings on its Mediterranean Pacific Service (MPS) westbound have been ...

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Spanish Court Jails Six Somali Pirates

A Spanish court has convicted six Somali pirates sentencing them on sixteen years of imprisonment each. Namely, the ...

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One Killed, Three Taken Hostage in Pirate Attack off Nigeria

One crew member was killed and three taken hostage in a pirate attack on a Greek-owned tanker pending unloading off ...

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Stena Bulk Names First of Its Ten Newbuilds

Stena Bulk’s IMOIIMAX Stena Impression, the first of ten 50,000 DWT MR chemical tanker newbuilds, was named ...

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Ardmore Sails to Profitable Full Year

Cork-based ship owner and operator Ardmore Shipping has posted a third successive profitable quarter and its first ...

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Seanergy Maritime Warned for Stock Non-Compliance

Marshall Islands dry bulk transportation company Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. has received written notification ...

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Term of the Day: Vessel Sharing Agreement (VSA)

A Vessel Sharing Agreement (VSA) is usually reached between various partners within a shipping consortium who agree ...

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Euronav Assigns USD 235.5 Mln for Maersk’s VLCCs

Having closed its Initial Public Offering (IPO) of ordinary shares on NYSE, Euronav NV said it would repay the USD ...

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ITF: Seafarers Aboard FOC Ship Neither Fed Nor Paid

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) voiced concerns about the welfare of 21 Filipino seafarers ...

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North Pacific Route to Become Bussiest Trading Corridor

 The North Pacific route will surpass the North Atlantic as the world’s most busy trading corridor in terms of ...

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The Dutch Forge Ahead with LNG Bunkering Plans

The Dutch entrepreneurs Peter Versluis (Veka Group), Gerard Deen (Deen Shipping) and Ed de Jong (IUVENIS) joined ...

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Infographic: Maritime Crime Figures for 2014

Maritime operations company Dryad Maritime released the following infographic showing maritime crime figures for ...

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USCG Clears Serenade of the Seas for Departure

The United States Coast Guard cleared Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Serenade of the Seas for departure from ...

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