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ITF: Abandoned Qaaswa Crew Returns Home after 11 Months

ITF: The crew of the abandoned tanker Qaaswa finally returned home after spending almost a year off Tunisia.

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J. Lauritzen Hires Additional Bulk Carriers

J. Lauritzen charters additional bulkers as it expects dry cargo market improvements.

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EC Adopts Proposal to Simplify Ship Reporting

The European Commission adopts a proposal aimed at simplifying ship reporting requirements.

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Third CMA CGM Saver Handed Over to Seaspan

CMA CGM vessel

Seaspan has taken delivery of a new 10,000 TEU SAVER design containership, CMA CGM Mumbai.

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Spotted: Royal Bodewes Splashes Arklow Newbuild

Royal Bodewes launches MV Arklow Villa, an open hatch singledecker.

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UK: Digital Growth Could Shape the Port of the Future

Port of Southampton, UK

UKMPG: Developments in digital and augmentation/automation areas to transform competitiveness at UK ports.

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Canada Introduces New Measures within Oceans Protection Plan

Canadian gov't introduces new measures to help protect Canada's waters and coastlines.

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Eniram Inks MoU to Participate in Project Forward Initiative

Eniram, part of Wärtsilä, signs MoU with Arista Shipping to join the Project Forward initiative.

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TORM's Profit Dwindles due to Weaker Rates

TORM vessel

Denmark's TORM saw its earnings drop in the first quarter of the year, driven by weak freight rates.

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ITF, UAE Sign Deal to Protect Seafarers in UAE Waters

ITF and UAE Federal Transport Authority agree to jointly protect the rights of all seafarers operating in UAE waters.

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MAN Joins SEALNG Coalition

Wes Amelie containership

Germany's MAN Diesel & Turbo (MAN) has joined the multi-sector industry coalition SEA\LNG.

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Rolls-Royce, Finferries to Optimise Ship Safety, Efficiency

Finferries vessel

Rolls-Royce, Finferries agreed to work together to optimise safety and efficiency of marine operations.

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Diana Containerships Disposes of Another Post-Panamax

Post-Panamax containership Hamburg

Diana Containerships has signed a Memorandum of Agreement to sell its Post-Panamax vessel, the m/v Hamburg.

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Scorpio Tankers Agrees Sale, Leaseback for Five Ships

Scorpio Tankers vessel

Scorpio Tankers has agreed sale and leaseback deals for five of its product tankers with AVIC International Leasing.

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Wärtsilä Starts Building Hamina LNG Terminal

Hamina LNG terminal

Construction work on Hamina LNG terminal kick-started as all financial and regulatory hurdles are cleared,

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Teekay Tankers Pens Sale-Leaseback Deal for 7 Tankers

Teekay Tankers

Teekay Tankers has signed a term sheet for a sale-leaseback financing transaction for seven tankers.

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TT-Line, Stena Line End Cooperation

Ferry companies TT-Line and Stena Line are ending their cooperation on the Rostock-Trelleborg route.

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Total to Establish LNG Bunkering Hub in Oman

LNG ship-to-ship bunkering

Total is to develop a liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering hub in Oman under a recently signed MoU.

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NAT Reports Net Loss in Q1

Suezmax owner Nordic American Tankers ended Q1 2018 with a widened net loss year over year.

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Fire-Stricken Maersk Honam Set to Berth Next Week

Maersk Honam

The hotspots on board Maersk Line's ultra large containership Maersk Honam have been almost extinguished.

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Teekay LNG in Refinancing Mood

Teekay LNG carrier

Teekay LNG Partners has refinanced an outstanding debt facility of USD 58 million due in 2018.

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Report: Biofuels the Most Affordable Option for Shipping

Advanced biofuels may represent the most affordable zero-emissions alternative for the shipping industry.

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Dynagas Partners Delays Purchase of LNG Tanker Duo

Dynagas vessel

Dynagas LNG Partners reached an agreement to further extend the deadline for the purchase of two LNG tankers.

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Sinokor Merchant Marine In for Up to 20 Bulkers?

Jinhai Intelligent Manufacturing

Sinokor Merchant Marine has been linked to an order for up to 20 bulkers at Jinhai Intelligent Manufacturing.

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Maersk CEO: Our Q1 Result Was Unsatisfactory

Søren Skou, CEO of A.P. Møller Mærsk

Skou: Q1 performance was unsatisfactory, especially in the ocean-related part of the business.

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MSC Seaside Crewman Falls Overboard off US Virgin Islands

MSC Seaside

USCG: A crewmember from the cruise ship MSC Seaside went overboard off US Virgin Islands on May 16.

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Hunter Group to Collect USD 65 Mn for VLCC Instalments

Very large crude carrier

Hunter Group is looking to raise up to USD 65 million to finance instalments on seven VLCC newbuilding contracts.

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