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Slavenburg & Huyser Brings French Shipping Company ...

On Saturday 10 September United Stevedores Amsterdam (USA) welcomed back the first vessel of the specialised West ...

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NSCSA Exercises Option to Build Two RoCon Vessels with ...

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (NSCSA) announced on Monday, the 12th September, 2011 that it ...

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Malaysia: Daily Rates for Small AHTS Vessels on the ...

  Singapore-listed Malaysian offshore vessel builder Nam Cheong sees charter rates for small vessels picking ...

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The Netherlands: Port of Rotterdam to Reward Most ...

In 2011 and 2012, The Port of Rotterdam Authority will be rewarding the 25 cleanest ocean-going vessels arriving in ...

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Bermuda: SFL Sells Three Remaining Single Hull Vessels

Ship Finance International Limited announces that it has agreed to sell its three remaining single hull vessels to ...

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Wood Mackenzie Says Speculative LNG Tanker Orders Face ...

Energy research consultancy Wood Mackenzie Tuesday warned about the possibility of a declining freight market with ...

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Germany: Hamburg Sud, GL Join Forces to Develop ...

Hamburg Süd and the classification society Germanischer Lloyd are jointly developing an innovative data management ...

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Baltic Exchange Takes no Action Against China Cosco ...

The Baltic Exchange, the world’s biggest shipping bourse, is taking no action against China Cosco Holdings Co. ...

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Russia: Sovcomflot Announces H1 2011 Results

Sovcomflot (SCF Group) announced its financial and operating results for the six months ended 30 June 2011: H1 2011 ...

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Swedish Transport Agency Grants Shipping Certification ...

DNV has been granted extended authorisation by the Swedish Transport Agency to act as a Recognised Organisation ...

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Panama Canal Expansion to Bring Major Benefits

What Panamanian citizens may not realize is that when they approved the Panama Canal Extension project in 2007, it ...

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Maersk Line Introduces New Asia–North Europe Service

Maersk Line’s new service on the Asia–North Europe trade lane, will dramatically change the way shipping is done. ...

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Nordana Reintroduces Regular Shipping Service into Libya

Nordana was operating the only regular direct RoRo service from the US Gulf and East Coast into Libya until the ...

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Russia: Sovcomflot BoD Approves Strategy till 2017

  At its meeting in Moscow on 12 September, the Sovcomflot Board of Directors approved the Company’s strategy ...

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IMO Secretary-General Expresses Sadness for Loss of ...

The Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Efthimios E. Mitropoulos, has expressed his ...

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UK: Major New Storage Facility Opens at Peterhead ...

  A new £350,000 storage facility has opened at Peterhead, as part of Peterhead Port Authority’s ambitious ...

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Russia: Gazprom Marketing & Trading, AMSMA Open ...

  Gazprom Marketing & Trading (GM&T) and Admiral Makarov State Maritime Academy in St. Petersburg (AMSMA)  ...

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Part of Britain’s Biggest Ever Warship Sails Up ...

Part of Britain’s biggest ever warship sailed up to Scotland yesterday (Sunday) where HMS Queen Elizabeth is ...

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LNG Tanker Due at UK South Hook Terminal September 18

The Umm Slal LNG carrier, with a capacity of 266,000 cubic metres, is due to arrive in the UK’s South Hook terminal ...

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SF Shipyard Launches Bulk Carrier Raba for Polish ...

  At 15:08 pm on September 8, 3#16900DWT BC, being built for Polish Steamship Co., by SF shipyard, was ...

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Tanzania Ferry Disaster Kills Hundreds

An overloaded ferry sank off the coast of Tanzania, and officials said Saturday the death toll was approaching ...

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Rickmers-Linie Upgrades Indian Service with Addition of ...

Rickmers-Linie, the German liner specialist for project cargoes and heavy lifts in existence for over 175 ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Takes Delivery of New ...

The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. (SCI) accepted delivery of a Supramax Bulk carrier, m.v. Vishva Nidhi on 9th ...

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India: ESSAR Shipping to Expand Its Fleet

ESSAR Shipping plans to pump in $ 1 billion in the next two years to acquire new assets as it sees ‘tremendous’ ...

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Australia: Merchant Marine Industry Needs Productivity Boost

Major ship owners have declared a productivity boost crucial if the plan to resuscitate themerchant marine industry ...

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Five Main Builders of LNG Carriers Operate at Full Capacity

The five main builders of LNG carriers are at full capacity and unlikely to take further orders until 2014, ...

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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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