First Attempt to Refloat Kea Trader Fails

The first attempt to refloat the grounded containership Kea Trader earlier this week failed, according to data ...

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Car Carries Get Bigger as Transport Demand Shrinks

While global production of motor vehicles continues to grow, rising by 4.6% in 2016, the seaborne trade volumes of ...

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Financial Burden from Upcoming Regulations Imminent

The forthcoming environmental regulations are likely to affect the global container shipping industry in an ...

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Video: Tanker Crewmember Medevaced off Durban

An Indian crewmember of the oil/chemical tanker Bochem Oslo was airlifted by South Africa’s Transnet National ...

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Wärtsilä Installs Hybrid System on OSV Viking Princess

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has installed a hybrid energy system on board Norwegian offshore supply vessel ...

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TPT Declares Force Majeure at Richards Bay Terminal

South African terminal operator Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) has declared Force Majeure at its terminal facilities ...

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Hilli Episeyo Sets Sail from Singapore to Cameroon

The world’s first converted floating liquefaction (FLNG) unit Hilli Episeyo has departed Singapore and is on ...

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Fleetscape Raises USD 400 Mn of Capital

Capital provider to the maritime industry Fleetscape Capital Holdings Limited (Fleetscape) has collected USD 400 ...

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Hapag-Lloyd Cruises Cuts Steel for 2nd Expedition Ship

German cruise company Hapag-Lloyd Cruises launched the construction of its second expedition ship HANSEATIC ...

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Construction Starts on New West Port in Kalundborg

The construction of the New West Port in Kalundborg in Denmark has officially begun with the ceremonial throwing of ...

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Diana Sends Bulker Grounded in July to Scrap

Greek shipping company Diana Shipping has decided to scrap its 2004-built vessel Melite which sustained damage to ...

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TOTE's Productivity Increases at Port of San Juan

Jacksonville-based TOTE Maritime has reported an overall productivity rise at the Port of San Juan as more ...

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Q3 2017 Bottom of Current Tanker Market Cycle

The third quarter of 2017 has seen tanker fleet utilization drop to levels last seen in 2013, according to the ...

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MAIB: Alcohol May Have Led to PLA Pilot's Fatal Fall

Alcohol consumption is likely to have contributed to an accident during cargo vessel boarding in October 2016, ...

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Bulkers Crash in Brazil

Two bulk carriers, UK-flagged Eden Bay and Bahamas-flagged Mazury collided in the Fazendinha anchorage area, Amazon ...

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TSB: SBI Carioca Refloated at High Tide

The bulk carrier SBI Carioca, which ran aground around 8 am on October 11 off New Brunswick, was refloated with the ...

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Pacific Basin Eyes More Second-Hand Ships

Following the purchase of five dry bulkers in August, Pacific Basin Shipping Limited is exploring more acquisitions ...

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INTERCARGO's Registered Ships Up by 48 Pct

The number of ships registered in the International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners (INTERCARGO) has surged by ...

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MarCy17: Profitability Is Around the Corner?

Regaining profitability in the freight transportation industry is a tangible target for the very near future, it ...

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No-Deal on Brexit Would Hurt EU Ports As Well

Members of the Maritime UK, including representatives of the British Ports Association, UK Chamber of Shipping, ...

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Bulker Grounds on Shoal off New Brunswick

The 81,262 dwt bulk carrier SBI Carioca ran aground off the coast of New Brunswick in the morning hours of October ...

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CMA CGM to Set Up Its Own Start-Up Incubator

French container shipping company CMA CGM is planning to create its own start-up incubator in Marseilles, and to ...

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Storm-Battered Port of Durban Resumes Operations

Marine operations at the Port of Durban have partially resumed following disruptions caused by a severe storm on ...

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Wärtsilä Speeds Up Intelligent Vessel Development

In an effort to speed up innovation and co-creation on new business models, including intelligent ...

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First Shipments of Yamal LNG to Start in November

The first two shipments of liquified natural gas (LNG) from the Yamal LNG project are scheduled to be transported ...

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Grimaldi's ACL Criticized for Scrapping ConRo Duo in India

The NGO Shipbreaking Platform is urging German authorities to hold Atlantic Container Line (ACL), a subsidiary of ...

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House Bill Pushes for 5-Year Jones Act Halt in Puerto Rico

US Congressman Gary Palmer and Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez have introduced a legislation which would provide ...

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