Over-Optimism Cause of Liners’ Woes?

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Daniel Richards, container shipping analyst at MSI, comments on the state of play in the market.

Port of Riga Is Ready to Welcome Large Vessels

The Port of Riga has invested millions of euros in its infrastructure to be able to accommodate large ships.

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Development of Tuas Terminal Phase II Moves Forward

A consortium of three companies has won a contract for the port development project Tuas Terminal Phase II in Singapore.

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Adelaide to Make Way for Larger Ships

Adelaide Outer Harbor Channel is to undergo a widening, starting in autumn 2018.

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Hapag-Lloyd Calls for Elbe Deepening

Hapag-Lloyd is calling for more leeway and the deepening of the river Elbe which would enable mega boxships to ...

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ASPA, APMT Approve USD 49.5 Mn Expansion of Port of Mobile

ASPA and APMT have announced a USD 49.5 million expansion of the container facility at the Port of Mobile.

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Court Dismisses Final Appeals against Elbe Dredging

The latest appeals against Elbe dredging have been dismissed by the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig.

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Europe to Get Its 1st Converted Dual-Fuel Dredger

Damen has won a contract for Europe's 1st conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO.

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Payra Port Signs USD 647 Mn Dredging Deal

The first dredging phase of Payra deep-sea port project can now commence following the signing of the deal.

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Port Canaveral Ready for Larger Cargo Vessels

Larger cargo ships will now be able to access Port Canaveral following the deepening of the West Turning Basin.

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Martín García Channel Deepening Contract Awarded

Driven by the growth in global trade, Uruguay has awarded the contract for the deepening of the Martín García ...

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German Court Rejects Appeal against Elbe River Dredging

The Port of Hamburg may finally see more giant containerships enter its waters. Namely, the Federal Administrative ...

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Spotted: Royal IHC Delivers Largest Dredger Under IRClass

Shanti Sagar 17, the largest dredger under IRClass, was delivered to its owners by Royal IHC in the Netherlands on ...

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Unions to Fight Against Fairmount Crew Replacement Plans

Dutch marine services and dredging company Boskalis is planning to lay off 20 crew members and replace them with a ...

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Body of Final Missing JBB De Rong 19 Crew Member Found

The body of the last missing crew member of dredger JBB de Rong 19 has been recovered two months after the fatal ...

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2nd Deal Awarded for Charleston Harbor Deepening

The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Charleston District has awarded the second construction contract for work in ...

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Two More Bodies of Dredger Crew Recovered, One Still Missing

Two more bodies of seafarers, former crew members of JBB De Rong 19 dredger, have been recovered in Singapore ...

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Construction Starts on Amador Cruise Port

The Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) held a kick-off ceremony for the construction of the new Amador Cruise Port on ...

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Construction Starts on New West Port in Kalundborg

The construction of the New West Port in Kalundborg in Denmark has officially begun with the ceremonial throwing of ...

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Two Injured in Explosion on Dredger off Cornish Coast

Two people have been injured earlier today in an explosion that occurred on board a dredging vessel some two ...

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Suez Canal Authority Invests in Maintenance Fleet

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has ordered two custom-built 29,190kW heavy-duty rock cutter suction dredgers (CSDs) ...

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Houston Ship Channel in Dire Need of Dredging Post-Harvey

Houston Ship Channel needs significant dredging to remove tons of silt deposited into the channel as a result of ...

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DEME Tries to Seize Vessel from LaNaval

Belgian DEME group, specializing in dredging and marine engineering, has attempted to seize a vessel being built at ...

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Commercial Ops Launched at Fujairah Terminals, UAE

Commercial operations at Abu Dhabi Ports’ Fujairah Terminals, located on the East coast of the United Arab ...

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Port Tampa Bay Gives Nod to USD 60 Mn Expansion Plan

Port Tampa Bay has approved a public-private partnership agreement with four other entities which will finance a ...

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Two Bodies of Dredger Crew Recovered after Collision

Divers have recovered two bodies belonging to the crew members of the Dominican-registered dredger Jbb de Rong 19 ...

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Video: Ships Start Entering Corpus Christi as Port Reopens

The Port of Corpus Christi has reopened for business after Hurricane Harvey, with all vessels restricted to a draft ...

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