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Response to Purple Beach Fire Resumes

Response to Purple Beach Fire Resumes

Salvage operation of the Purple Beach freighter off Germany has entered its fifth day today with three ships back at the scene ready to reduce the remaining cloud of smoke coming out of the … Read more

Maersk Karachi Ablaze at Bremerhaven Port

Maersk Karachi Ablaze at Bremerhaven Port

The 300-meter container ship Maersk Karachi suffered a second accident at the German port of Bremerhaven when a fire broke out in one of its holds while it was reportedly undergoing welding … Read more

Captain and Crewman Die in Tugboat Sinking off Busan Port

Captain and Crewman Die in Tugboat Sinking off Busan Port

A 53-year-old captain and a crew member died when their tugboat sank near South Korea’s Busan Port, Yonhap News Agency reports…. Read more

Giant Gates for Deurganck Lock Reach Antwerp

Giant Gates for Deurganck Lock Reach Antwerp

The brand new giant gates for the Deurganck dock locks have arrived earlier today at the Port of Antwerp on board the heavy lift vessel Zhen Hua 15…. Read more

Oil Tanker Bombed off Libyan Coast

Oil Tanker Bombed off Libyan Coast

An oil tanker was bombed on Sunday by Libya’s government airplanes while anchored to offload fuel cargo at a terminal near the city of Sirte, controlled by Islamist leaders…. Read more

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World Gas Series: Morocco Summit

Bringing together key players in the gas value chain in Morocco, the World Gas Series:

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GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum 2019

GreenTech in Shipping USA Forum is an event for Maritime leaders who want to unlock successful business formula of the industry!

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Shipping Transformation Asia

Shipping Transformation Asia will provide a platform for future-focused discussion in the shipping,…

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Global Sustainable Shipping Forum 2019

The event will provide valuable insights from conference sessions, great networking opportunities and will offer…

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