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Vitol Wants to Privatize Latvian Shipping Company

Vitol Netherlands has proposed to delist and sell 200 million bearer shares of Latvian Shipping Company.

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NorSea to Build New Ro-Ro Facility at Polarbase

NorSea Group to build a new Roll-on/Roll-off facility together with Hammerfest Harbour at its Polarbase supply base.

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EU Okays COSCO's OOCL Takeover

The European Commission has given the green light to COSCO Shipping's bid to take over OOCL.

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Design Unveiled for Gas Turbine-Powered LNGC Conversion

GE, DSIC complete preliminary design for conversion of a steam turbine-powered LNGC to a gas turbine-based propulsion.

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Brokers: Hyundai Heavy On a Roll

Broker reports link Hyundai Heavy Industries to up to seven contracts for 319,000 dwt tankers.

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First LNG Ship Arrives at Soma LNG Terminal

First LNG ship arrived at the new Soma LNG Terminal marking the start of the terminal's commissioning.

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SeaIntel: Transpacific Contract Rates to Rise by 30 Pct?

Container carriers will be looking at increasing the Transpacific contract rate levels towards 2018.

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Pasha Hit by Labor Violations Complaint

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the U.S. agency tasked with prosecuting unfair labor practices, has ...

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GoodBulk Takes Delivery of First CVI Bulker

Bermuda-incorporated owner and operator of dry bulk vessels GoodBulk has taken delivery of Aquarange, a 2011-built ...

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Wärtsilä to Deliver Dreifa FRU Regasification Module

Norway-based Dreifa Energy has entered into an agreement with Wärtsilä Oil and Gas Systems to secure delivery of ...

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Worker Dies Aboard Petrobras' Drillship

A worker died on board one of the drillships operated by Brazil’s oil and gas producer Petrobras. The ...

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EU Blacklists 17 Tax Haven Countries

European Union finance ministers have adopted the first ever list of tax havens, which includes 17 countries that ...

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Spain: Almost 6 Tons of Cocaine Smuggled on Containership

Spanish authorities seized almost six tons of cocaine stashed in boxes on board a container carrier MV Banak while ...

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MOL, Partners Get AIP for LNG-Powered Coal Carrier

Japan-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its partners, Tohoku Electric Power and Namura Shipbuilding, have ...

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Gloomy Outlook for Global Shipping amid Overcapacity Woes

The outlook for the global shipping industry remains negative, according to Fitch Ratings, as the rating agency ...

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Christophe de Margerie to Load 1st Yamal LNG Cargo This Week

The first liquefied natural gas cargo from Russia’s Yamal LNG terminal is scheduled to be loaded utilizing ...

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Gastro Outbreak on board Ovation of the Seas

Over 190 cruise passengers have been struck down by gastrointestinal illness during a two-week cruise on board the ...

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Police Catches Drunken Captain Steering Ship in Kiel Canal

Captain of a Malta-flagged ocean-going ship has been caught steering the vessel under the influence of alcohol in ...

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Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Bags Order for Up to Ten Bulkers

China Development Bank Financial Leasing has been tied to an order for up to ten Newcastlemaxes at Chinese ...

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Wison, CCS Join Forces on FSRU Developments in China

Wison Offshore & Marine will collaborate with China Classification Society (CCS) Wuhan Rules & Research ...

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Report: HSH Nordbank to Land USD 237 Mn from Sale

German shipping lender HSH Nordbank could fetch a price of USD 237 million (EUR 200 million) from potential new ...

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Korea Finds Bodies of Two Missing from Sunken Fishing Boat

Korean coast guard discovered the bodies of the remaining two people who were reported missing after the fishing ...

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Korean Register to Inspect Ships with Drones

Ship classification society Korean Register (KR) is now conducting inspection services using drones, responding to ...

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BV Seals Deal for World’s Largest LNG-Fueled Boxships

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) shipyards Jiangnan Changxing Shipbuilding (Hudong Zhonghua) and ...

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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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Somalia Inks Jeddah Amendment on Illicit Maritime Activity

Somalia has become the 14th signatory to the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct – the instrument ...

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Hapag-Lloyd and Kuehne + Nagel Sign Pact on CO2 Reduction

Germany’s container carrier Hapag-Lloyd and Swiss logistics company Kuehne + Nagel have signed a Carbon and ...

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