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USA: Royal Caribbean Exercises Option to Build Second ...

  Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. exercised its option to build a second Sunshine-class cruise ship to be ...

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Italy: SMIT Salvage Recommences Oil Removal Alongside ...

Italy - SMIT Salvage Recommences Oil Removal Alongside Costa Concordia

The oil removal activities recommenced on 24 February with the crane barge ‘Meloria’ and bunker barge ...

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Italy: Another Eight Bodies Found on Shipwrecked Costa ...

Italy - Another Eight Bodies Found on Shipwrecked Costa Concordia

Another eight bodies have been found on the shipwrecked Costa Concordia as search teams expanded their activities ...

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China: Afai Southern Signs Aluminum Alloy Ferry Contract

China - Afai Southern Signs Aluminum Alloy Ferry Contract

In the afternoon of February 18, 2012, Mr. Qiu Shuquan, Director/Vice General Manager of Afai Southern, and Mr. ...

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IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee Meets in ...

  Market-based measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping will be among the key ...

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UK: Aberdeen Harbour to Receive 10 Cruise Calls this Summer

UK - Aberdeen Harbour to Receives 10 Cruise Calls this Summer

Aberdeen Harbour is preparing to welcome 10 cruise calls this summer, with four vessels making their first ever ...

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Finland: AGA to Supply LNG for Viking Line’s New ...

Finland - AGA to Supply LNG for Viking Line’s New Environmental Vessel

Viking Line Abp has signed an agreement with AGA Gas AB on supplying liquefied natural gas (LNG) for Viking Line’s ...

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Survival Craft Inspectorate Plans to Open Two New ...

-Survival Craft Inspectorate Plans to Open Two New Offices in North America

Survival Craft Inspectorate, a global provider of emergency marine evacuation systems, has acquired an ...

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Finland: Viking Line Chooses Name for Its New Vessel

Finland - Viking Line Chooses Name for Its New Vessel

Viking Line’s new vessel, with the working name NB 1376, will be called the M/S Viking Grace. The vessel, which ...

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Faergen Cancels Third Vessel Ordered from German Shipyard

Faergen Cancels Third Vessel Ordered from German Shipyard

Faergen has reportedly cancelled the third unit ordered from Sietas Werft Shipyard in Germany, while the first ...

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Finland: Eckero Line to Acquire New Ship for ...

  Eckero Line will reportedly obtain Moby Freedom, a new ship for Helsinki-Tallinn route, which will replace ...

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EBDG to Design New Steel Ferry for Beaver Island ...

  Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) won a contract to design a new 150 ft. steel ferry for the Beaver Island ...

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Australia: Incat Crowther Secures Catamaran Ferry ...

Australia - Incat Crowther Secures Catamaran Ferry Design Order

Incat Crowther announces a contract to design a 45m Catamaran Ferry for Costal Fast Ferries, the fourth vessel to ...

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UK: Alicat’s Ninth Crew Transfer Vessel Nears Completion

UK - Alicat’s Ninth Crew Transfer Vessel Nears Completion

From the first Alicat appearing at Seaworks 2010, Alicat Workboats have gone from strength to strength with boat ...

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Italy: SMIT Salvage Removes First Oil from Costa Concordia

Italy - SMIT Salvage Removes First Oil from Costa Concordia

On Sunday afternoon, at 16.55, the first oil was removed from the Costa Concordia. In line with the presentation ...

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Germany: Scandlines to Christen New Ferry ...

Germany - Scandlines to Christen New Ferry 'Berlin' on 9 March

On 9 March Scandlines and P+S shipyards will be celebrating the christening of the Berlin in Stralsund. She is the ...

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WSS Expects Steady Demand from Cruise and Offshore ...

WSS Expects Steady Demand from Cruise and Offshore Sector in Americas for 2012

One month before Cruise Ship Miami, one of the maritime and cruise industry’s largest events, Colin Hatton, ...

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New Ferry Blue Star Patmos Undergoes First Trials in ...

  Blue Star Patmos, owned by Blue Star Ferries, is currently undergoing first sea trials in the Sea of Japan. ...

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Remontowa Launches Gas Powered Ferry Built for ...

Poland - Remontowa Launches Gas Powered Ferry Built for Torghatten Nord AS

The first launching ceremony in this year for REMONTOWA Shipbuilding SA was held on January 17th 2012. The vessel ...

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UK: Tidal Transit Wins Workers Transfer Contract to ...

UK - Tidal Transit Wins Workers Transfer Contract to Greater Gabbard Wind Farm

A Norfolk-based company has secured a contract to transfer workers between Lowestoft and a proposed Greater Gabbard ...

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South Korea: DSME to Deliver Passenger Cruise Ferry ...

South Korea - DSME to Deliver Passenger Cruise Ferry Tanit in June 2012

The construction works of the new 3,200 passenger cruise ferry Tanit, which will account for the biggest one in the ...

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Global Cruise Industry Announces Change to Safety Drill ...

Global Cruise Industry Announces Change to Safety Drill Policy

The global cruise industry announced a new emergency drill policy requiring mandatory muster for embarking ...

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Finland: Construction on Viking’s New Passenger Vessel ...

Finland - Construction on Viking’s New Passenger Vessel Progresses

Construction work on Viking Line’s new passenger vessel NB 1376 is notably progressing at the STX Finland shipyard ...

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Germany: Meyer Werft Hands Over Newest Cruise Ship – ...

Germany - Meyer Werft Hands Over Newest Cruise Ship – Disney Fantasy

Disney Cruise Line took possession of its newest ship – Disney Fantasy – today from the Meyer Werft shipyard in a ...

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USA: Vigor Starts Construction of WSF’s New 144-Car Ferry

USA - Vigor Starts Construction of WSF’s New 144-Car Ferry-

Vigor Shipyard has reportedly commenced the construction of a new 144-car ferry. Construction work on this vessel ...

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Australia: Austal Secures New Medium Speed Ferry Order

Austal Secures New Medium Speed Ferry Order

Austal has secured an order for a highly efficient medium speed ferry with leading French Polynesian operator and ...

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Sri Lanka: Colombo Harbour Welcomes Luxury Carrier MV Arcadia

  Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, along with the officials of Sri Lanka Port Authority, welcomed the ...

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