Aftermath of Attack on Bahri’s VLCC

Abqaiq VLCC

Dryad Maritime provides details on the attack and security picture in the region.

FSA Joins Autonomous Maritime Project

FSA teams up with One Sea to enable commercial autonomous shipping by 2025.

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Royal Caribbean Drives Towards Record Yearly Earnings

Royal Caribbean Cruises ended the first quarter of 2018 with a further rise in its earnings.

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19 Oil Ships Held by Houthis in Yemen, Saudi Arabia Says

Tanker

Houthi forces in Yemen are said to be holding 19 oil vessels in the anchorage area off Hodeida.

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COSCO Shipping to Deliver Profit in 1Q 2018

Cosco containership

COSCO Shipping International (Singapore) expects to deliver a profit in the first quarter of 2018.

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Methanol Is Ready for Use as Marine Fuel

Methanol-powered

Methanol is ready to go as a marine fuel now, and could be playing a much bigger role post-2020.

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Ballast Water Treatment Association Established

De-ballasting

The manufacturers and stakeholders in the ballast water treatment equipment market have set up a unified association.

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Record Drug Bust in Port of Algeciras

Port of Algeciras

Almost 9 metric tons of cocaine were found by authorities in a container transported by Lucie Shulte containership.

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Drewry: Is LNG the Fuel of the Future?

LNG-fuelled containership

Drewry: LNG is looking more plausible as the marine fuel of the 21st century.

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Wärtsilä Pioneers Autodocking Technology on a Ferry

Folgefonn ferry

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has tested its autodocking technology on a ferry.

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Vroon Sets the Record Straight on Sinokor Vessel Sale Reports

Max Provider

Dutch owner sets the record straight following news reports on the sale of 30 Vroon container vessels to Sinokor.

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Diesel Fuel Spills at APM Terminal in Bayonne

USCG crew

USCG: Marine diesel fuel spill was reported at the APM Terminal in Bayonne, New Jersey, on April 25.

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Hunter Group Takes Ownership of Apollo’s VLCCs

Hunter Group ASA has entered into VLCC contract transfer agreement with Apollo Asset.

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Fatigue, Conflicting Views Led to Dover Strait Collision

Seafrontier alongside Huayang Endeavour

Fatigue and conflicting views led to a collision between bulk carrier and oil tanker in Dover Strait in July 2017.

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Ever Judger Seized amid Links to Balikpapan Oil Spill

Balikpapan Oil Spill Ever Judger Fire

MV Ever Judger seized by the East Kalimantan police in connection with the oil spill in the Balikpapan Bay.

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Singapore Maritime Technology Conference and Exhibition (SMTC) 2018

The 3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference and Exhibition (SMTC) 2018 is organized by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore…

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Singapore Maritime Week 2018

Singapore Maritime Week (SMW), organised annually by Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and attracts…

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8th Dredging & Land Reclamation World Summit 2018

The 8th Dredging and Land Reclamation Summit 2018 will gather the decision makers from Authorities and Operators responsible for ports…

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Shipping 360

This course is ideal for those who have recently joined the maritime sector and those who need to have a better understanding…

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GTT, Sembcorp Marine Ink Membrane Tank Solutions Deal

The inside of a GTT cryogenic membrane tank

GTT has signed a license agreement with Sembcorp Marine for the design and construction of membrane tank solutions.

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Maersk Testing Out AI-Powered Situational Awareness Tools

Maersk Vistula

A.P. Moller-Maersk to trial perception and situational awareness technology aboard one of its newbuild boxships.

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Algérie Ferries Orders New RoPax

Algerian shipping company ENTMV Algérie Ferries has ordered a new roll-on/roll-off passenger (RoPax) ferry in China. 

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Carriers' Reliability Slightly Down in March

Wan Hai Lines' vessel

CargoSmart: Carriers' schedule reliability decreased by 1.6%, from 59.6% in February 2018 to 58% in March 2018.

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Update: 11 Kidnapped Mariners Alive and Together

The eleven crew members that were taken hostage by pirates from FWN Rapide are alive and together.

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KfW to Back Responsible Ship Recycling

EUROS

German lender KfW IPEX-Bank joins the Responsible Ship Recycling Standards initiative.

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Baltic Exchange, Freightos Unveil Container Freight Index

Containership

Baltic Exchange, Freightos unveiled an independent, audited benchmark for the global container shipping industry.

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Scorpio Tankers to Raise USD 334 Mn of New Liquidity

Scorpio Tankers is looking to raise up to USD 334 million through a series of bank loans and sale leasebacks.

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TUI Cruises Takes Delivery of New Mein Schiff 1

New Mein Schiff 1

The New Mein Schiff 1 delivered to TUI Cruises.

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More Information Exchange Needed to Cut CO2 Emissions

Ship

Stasinakis: More information exchange is needed to meet IMO's CO2 emission reduction targets.

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KOTC Orders Four Product Tankers from Hyundai Mipo

KOTC Contract Signing

KOTC has returned to Korean shipbuilder Hyundai with an order for four product tankers.

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VLCC Scrapping Insufficient to Ease Market Pressure

VLCC Anne

The rebalancing of the tanker market requires further affirmative action in reducing older tonnage.

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