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ECSA Condemns Logistics' Support for Regional Measures

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ITF Criticizes Offer to Cut Wages of Ukrainian Seafarers

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9th Annual Coasts and Marine Structures 2017 Conference

Discover Best Practise Strategies for Design, Planning, Construction and Asset Management

To remain competitive, Australian port operators must plan, design, manage and maintain their assets more creatively and proactively to meet future demands and drive profitability.

With this in mind, the Coast and Marine Structures Summit 2017 will focus on key considerations relevant to ensuring your existing assets are maximised and prepared to accommodate bigger vessels.

Hear from 20+ global experts including Maritime/Coastal Engineers, Contractors, Port Authorities and more, including GHD (USA), Indonesian Port Corporation (Asia), G-Group Consulting (New Zealand), Ausenco (Australia), Port Authority NSW (Australia), to name a few.

By attending this 2-day conference, you’ll learn about:

– Innovative planning and design of ports to create efficiencies that drive profit
– Best practice asset management strategies and new PIANC design principles for bulk terminals
– Proactive asset management and maintenance to improve durability and maximise and extend asset lifecycles
– Alternative material and protection techniques trialled and tested in the US and Europe
– Strategies to shift organisational culture and mindset from asset management to asset maintenance
– How you can leverage technology to increase the efficiency of your marine structures
– Case studies on retrofitting, expanding and upgrading your ports in cost-effective ways

More info

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Focusing on Solutions

The maritime industry is experiencing the most aggressive regulatory change in history, with the adoption of a global sulphur cap of .5%…

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European Shipping Week 2017

European Shipping Week is intended to be a platform where policy-makers from the main EU institutions will meet and engage with European…

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Seatrade Cruise Global

For more than 30 years, Seatrade Cruise Global has been the leading international exhibition and conference serving the cruise industry…

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Korean Vessel Listing after Fire at Port of Cape Town

A fire that broke out on board a Korean fishing vessel at the port of Cape Town on February 18 has been put under ...

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GulfNav Settles VLCC Dispute

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Iraq About to Invest in Large Tanker Fleet

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SDU Calls Off Strike at APM Terminals Gothenburg

The Swedish Dockworkers Union (SDU) has agreed to cancel industrial action in the Port of Gothenburg, scheduled for ...

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Philly Shipyard Sees Higher Income

2016 has brought better financial fortunes for US-based shipbuilder Philly Shipyard, whose profit rose to USD 38.7 ...

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Expansion Works Start at Virginia International Gateway

The marine container terminal Virginia International Gateway (VIG) has launched a USD 320 million expansion project ...

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Deal Signed for Construction of World's Largest Hybrid Ferry

Norwegian ferry operator Color Line has signed a contract with compatriot shipbuilder Ulstein Verft for the ...

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HMM Eyes Stake in Two More Hanjin Terminals

South Korean shipping company Hyundai Merchant Marine has signed a deal with Hanjin Shipping and Marine Terminals ...

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KNOT Shuttle Tankers to Buy Tordis Knutsen

KNOT Shuttle Tankers AS, a subsidiary of KNOT Offshore Partners, has entered into a share purchase agreement to ...

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Ocean Yield: Good Time to Invest in New Ships

Norwegian shipowner Ocean Yield ASA said it is financially well-positioned for new investments in vessels with ...

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Ministry: Spanish Dockworkers Cancel Planned Strike

Spanish dockworkers have called off the announced strike after the government promised it would postpone plans to ...

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