Towards New Maritime State of the Art Facilities

Towards New Maritime State of the Art Facilities

  Increasing demand and expectations in Maritime Industry call for communities to come up with new facilities and ...

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2012 Leading Edge Green Vessels

2012 Leading Edge Green Vessels

Increasing fuel prices and environmental concerns have been stressing the importance for the marine industry to ...

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Italy: Carnival Pcl Hires SMIT Salvage to Remove Fuel ...

Italy - Carnival Pcl Hires SMIT Salvage to Remove Fuel from Costa Concordia

SMIT Salvage, a unit of Dutch maritime services firm Royal Boskalis Westminster NV has been hired by Carnival Plc ...

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USA: Leading Cruise Lines Announces Comprehensive Audit ...

USA - Leading Cruise Lines Announces Comprehensive Audit of Safety and Emergency Response

Following the tragic Costa Concordia accident, Carnival Corporation & plc, parent company of Costa Cruises and ...

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Alaska Receives 9 Fishery Monitoring Vessels

Alaska Receives 9 Fishery Monitoring Vessels

New Zealand’s Stabicraft Marine has delivered 9 custom 659 Wheel House vessels to Alaska where they will be used as ...

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Chairman of Carnival Corporation Gives Statement ...

Chairman of Carnival Corporation Gives Statement Regarding Costa Concordia

This statement is from Micky Arison, chairman and CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc, parent company of Costa ...

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USA: ALAS-PV Enterprises Buys Oceanliner Cruise Vessel

USA - ALAS-PV Enterprises Buys Oceanliner Cruise Vessel

Enterprises announces that the company has placed a down payment to acquire a 27000 tonnage 600 feet long ...

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Italian Naval Divers Set Off Explosives insde Hull of ...

Italian Naval Divers Set Off Explosives insde Hull of Cruiser Liner

Italian naval divers have set off explosives inside the hull of a cruise liner to create four small openings in the ...

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Italy: Preliminary Indications – Human Error ...

Preliminary Indications - Human Error Caused Cruise Tragedy

Owners of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship have said “preliminary indications” suggested the ...

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UK: IMO Secretary-General Urges Rapid and Full Casualty ...

UK - IMO Secretary-General Urges Rapid and Full Casualty Investigation

IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has expressed his condolences and sympathy for all those caught up in tragic ...

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Luxury Cruise Ship Runs Aground Off Italy

Luxury Cruise Ship Runs Aground off Italy

Three people are dead and at least 69 people are still missing after 4,200-passenger cruise ship Costa Concordia, ...

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The Netherlands: Transfennica Increases Its Capacity ...

The Netherlands - Transfennica Increases Its Capacity with New Vessels

The Dutch shipowner Transfennica, which links the Port of Bilbao with Zeebrugge three times weekly, has increased ...

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UAE: ‘World’s Leading Cruise Port’ ...

  Dubai Cruise Terminal, operated by global marine terminal operator DP World and managed by Department of ...

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Germany: Seatruck Ferries’ New Ship​ Hits the Water

Germany - Seatruck Ferries' New Ship​ Hits the Water

Flensburger shipyard today, right on schedule, launched third newbuilding for Seatruck Ferries​. The name for the ...

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Croatia: Naval Architects Magazine Recognizes Piana and ...

“Orange Star“ - handy carrier

Vessels “Piana“ and “Orange Star“ will be covered in annual publication of The Naval Arhitects which will be ...

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China: Weihai Haida Ferry Orders MAN Diesel & ...

China - Weihai Haida Ferry Orders MAN Diesel & Turbo Propulsion Package

Weihai Haida Ferry Co., operating in NE China, has placed an order for a 2,200-passenger/1100-lane-metre Ropax ...

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Bangladesh: Western Marine to Deliver New Passenger Vessel

Bangladesh - Western Marine to Deliver New Passenger Vessel

Western Marine Shipyard, the country’s leading shipbuilding company, is ready to deliver a catamaran type passenger ...

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UAE: Mina Zayed Port Receives Two More Giants of The Sea

UAE - Mina Zayed Port Receives Two More Giants of The Sea

Two more giants of the sea moved into Mina Zayed this week highlighting the port’s major role in handling ...

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USA: Optifloat Module for Princess Cruises Grand Class ...

USA - Optifloat Module for Princess Cruises Grand Class Vessels

Knud E. Hansen USA LLC delivers a comprehensive Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis for trim management ...

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Six Cruise Lines Plan to Launch New Vessels this Year

Six Cruise Lines Plan to Launch New Vessels this Year

The cruise ships planned to be launched in 2012 are all new vessels. Each one is almost identical to existing ...

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Disney Fantasy Cruise Ship Leaves MEYER WERFT ...

Disney Fantasy Cruise Ship Leaves MEYER WERFT Shipyard's Dock, Germany

The new cruise ship for the U.S. cruise company Disney Cruise Line​ (Orlando), the Disney Fantasy, will leave MEYER ...

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High Speed Craft Collided with Ro-Ro Ferry Und Ege in ...

High Speed Craft Collided with Ro-Ro Ferry Und Ege in Sea of Marmara, Turkey

The 88 meter long, 470 dwt high speed Craft  Osman Gazi 1 collided with the 193 meter long, 9830 dwt ro-ro ferry ...

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Philippines Operator Gets New Ferry

Philippines Operator Gets New Ferry

After evaluating their needs and reviewing the “Sea Flyte” vessel, the Ocean Fast Ferries of the ...

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UK: Imtech Marine to Supply Hybrid Propulsion System ...

UK - Imtech Marine to Supply Hybrid Propulsion System for CMA's Ro-Ro Rerries

Imtech Marine has been awarded a contract to supply the hybrid propulsion system, consisting of diesel electric in ...

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New Zealand: Incat Crowther Announces Launch of New ...

New Zealand - Incat Crowther Announces Launch of New Catamaran Ferry

Incat Crowther announces the launch of the 24m Catamaran Ferry Titiroa by Q-west Boatbuilders in Wanganui, New ...

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Norway: Bergen Group Fosen Wins Conversion and ...

  Bergen Group Fosen has this week been awarded two contracts related to conversion and maintenance work. The ...

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STX France Secures Order for Two Luxury Cruise Ships

STX France Secures Order for Two Luxury Cruise Ships

STX France SA has received an order to build two luxury cruise ships from Viking Ocean Cruises, an affiliate of ...

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