Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

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Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Germany: Rolls-Royce Opens New Marine Facility in Hamburg

  Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has today opened a new Marine Service Centre in the Port of ...

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Kongsberg Maritime Mexico Becomes Fully Operational

Kongsberg Maritime Mexico S.A. DE C.V., became fully operational out of its new facility in the city of Veracruz ...

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Global Shipping Industry Calls for UN Armed Force ...

The global shipping industry (represented by the Round Table of international shipping associations) has called for ...

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Indonesian Ministry of Transportation’s Training ...

Transas Marine Pacific Pte Ltd (TMP) in cooperation with PT MultiIntegra (Transas Group distributor in Indonesia) ...

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Singapore: Otto Marine Secures Orders for New AHTS Vessels

Otto Marine Limited, a leading offshore marine company which specialises in building complex offshore support ...

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Norway-Based Nordic Maritime Services AS Announces ...

Nordic Maritime Services announced the successful delivery of MT Amal on the 15th of June & MT Namsa on the 4th ...

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Troms Offshore AS Vessel Supports ENI at Marulk and ...

Troms Offshore AS, a private shipping company operating offshore service vessels announced today that MV Troms ...

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France: Grand Port Maritime de Marseille Announces ...

Grand Port Maritime de Marseille has announced tender for design, construction and operation of a new Combined ...

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Brazil: Bahia Ports Secure USD 300 Million Investment

  The ports of Salvador, Aratu and Ilhéus in the Brazilian state of Bahia have secured investment of $300m as ...

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South Korea: STX Pan Ocean Gets USD 510 Million ...

  South Korea’s largest bulk shipper STX Pan Ocean succeeded in obtaining a sizeable loan from a group of domestic ...

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Philippines: Navy to Buy High-Endurance Cutter

  President Benigno Aquino III has ordered the release of P4.95 billion to buy six helicopters and a ...

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USA: SSN 787 Construction Starts

The Navy began construction of the thirteenth Virginia-class submarine, the as of yet unnamed SSN 787 Sept. 2. This ...

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UK: North Star Shipping Inks North Sea Contracts with ...

North Star Shipping, a division of the family-owned global shipping and energy services firm – Craig Group, has ...

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Norway: ‘Johannes Maersk’ Joins OSM Fleet

OSM marine-services successfully took over ‘Johannes Maersk’ in Rotterdam 6 September. All crew are now ...

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South Korea: Samsung Heavy Develops Cargo Hold for LNG ...

Samsung Heavy Industries has successfully developed the industry’s first membrane-type cargo hold for LNG tankers. ...

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USA: Port of Miami Gets Green Light to Begin ...

The long, narrow island port that boasts an outsized role as a key economic engine for Greater Miami is about to ...

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NYK Group Conducts Joint Anti-piracy and Anti-terrorism ...

  The NYK Group conducts accident-response training exercises regularly and, to prepare for unforeseeable ...

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Norway: Marlink Signs SCAP FleetBroadband Contract with ...

  Marlink, the global provider of maritime satellite communications, has signed an agreement with Wilson Ship ...

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Russia: UCL Begins Construction of 15 New River-Sea ...

The construction of 15 new river-sea tankers under RST27 project (capacity – up to 6.9 thousand of tons) was ...

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Fearnleys Says LNG Tanker Rents Exceed USD 100,000

The cost of hiring liquefied natural gas carriers on year-long charters exceeded $100,000 a day for the first time ...

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India: Shipping Ministry Fails to Award Single Port ...

The shipping ministry has failed to award a single port project out of a planned 24 this year, with atotal outlay ...

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Call for End of Unsustainable Deep-Sea Fishing

  A team of leading marine scientists from around the world is recommending an end to most commercial fishing in ...

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STX Finland to Build Two Well Intervention Vessels for ...

STX Finland Oy and Eide Marine Semi AS, a subsidiary of Eide Marine Services A/S, have signed a contract for the ...

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USA: Wartsila Signs Cooperative Agreement with Shell to ...

Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions provider, and Shell Oil Company have signed a Joint Co-operation ...

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Norway: DeepOcean Wins Contract for ‘Edda ...

DeepOcean AS, a subsidiary of DeepOcean Group Holding AS has been awarded a 1 year option by Statoil for the vessel ...

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The Netherlands: European Commission to Bring Forward ...

Visiting the port of Rotterdam today, European Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas responsible for Transport ...

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The Netherlands: Gate Terminal to Get LNG Cargo in ...

A third cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) will arrive at the Gate import terminal in the Netherlands in the ...

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