Baby Steps Key for Autonomous Ecosystem

autonomous shipping

Riku-Pekka Hägg explains what is needed to create an autonomous ecosystem.

State Actor Likely Behind "Sophisticated" Fujairah Attacks

Tanker

The sophisticated and coordinated attacks on four tankers off Fujairah were most likely carried out by a state actor.

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Rosatom, DP World, Partners Eye Arctic Freight Traffic Rise

RDIF, Nornikel, ROSATOM and DP World signing ceremony

Rosatom, DP World, Nornikel and RDIF join forces to develop transit cargo traffic in the Northern Sea Route.

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Interview: Log-In Logistica Wins Contopia Competition

Loginno

Brazilian Log-In Logistica Intermodal S.A is the winner of the Contopia Factor competition.

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Maersk Growth Invests in German Trade Finance Startup

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Maersk Growth has decided to invest in European fintech company Modifi.

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O'Neil: We Are All at the Start of Digitalization

Mark O'Neil, President of Colombia Shipmanagement

Mark O'Neil: Digitalization should be looked at as an evolution rather than a revolution.

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MSC Cruise Ship Hits Dock, Tourist Boat in Venice

MSC Opera

A cruise ship operated by MSC Cruises crashed into a dock in Venice today, hitting a tourist boat.

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Livestock Carrier Catches Fire in Greek Port

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The events that led to the incident are not know. There were no cattle aboard at the time.

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Maersk Invests in Its First Portuguese Startup

Maersk

Maersk is to invest into the technologic startup Huub, marking its first ever investment in a Portuguese startup.

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VV: Norway's Biggest Spenders over the Last Year

Finance

New vessels boosted the total fleet value of the Norwegian owned fleet by USD 3.5 billion.

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Swire Shipping Unveils Eight-Ship Order

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Singapore-based Swire Shipping places an order for eight new container vessels in China.

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CMA CGM, MSC to Become Members of Blockchain Platform

TradeLens

CMA CGM and MSC are to join TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled digital shipping platform.

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Maersk Product Tankers Confirms Order of Four LR2s

Maersk tanker

Maersk Product Tankers ordered the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from China's Dalian Shipyard.

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CSSC Shipping to Raise USD 277 Mn through Hong Kong IPO

Finance

CSSC (Hong Kong) Shipping will issue 1.534 billion new shares at a price of HKD 1.34 - HKD 1.42 per share.

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Green Maritime Methanol Project Starts with Nine Ships

Green Maritime Methanol

The consortium selected nine ships for research on the application of renewable methanol as a marine fuel.

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Star Bulk to Buy Eleven Bulkers from Delphin Shipping

Petros Pappas, CEO of Star Bulk

Star Bulk Carriers signs deal to purchase eleven dry bulk vessels at a price of USD 139.5 million.

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Ocean Cleanup to Redeploy Its System in June

The Ocean Cleanup, System 001

The Ocean Cleanup's plastics collecting system is set to be redeployed in June after undergoing upgrades.

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Chemical Cargo Ignites aboard Boxship in Thailand Port

KMTC containership on fire in Thailand

Initial reports suggested that the fire broke out in cargo containing the chemical calcium hypochlorite.

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Latest China Tariffs to Negatively Impact Port, LNG Sectors

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China's hike in tariffs on US imports will negatively affect LNG and port sectors.

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Maersk Makes Good Start to 2019, Launches USD 1.5 Bn Buyback

Maersk vessel

Maersk launched USD 1.5 billion buyback as it made good progress on its transformation in the 1st quarter of 2019.

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Sempra Energy, Saudi Aramco Sign Huge LNG Deal

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Affiliates of Sempra Energy and Saudi Aramco sign heads of agreement for Port Arthur LNG.

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Hyundai Heavy Clinches Deals for Two LNG Carriers

LNG carrier

Hyundai Heavy Industries has secured newbuilding agreements for two LNG carriers from European owners.

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Electrical Issues Hamper Ops at APM's Moin Terminal

Moin container terminal

A total of 12 boxships will be diverted over a five-day period.

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PSA, Partners Wrap Up DCT Gdańsk Acquisition

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PSA, PFR and GIF complete the acquisition of DCT Gdańsk, the largest container terminal in Poland.

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Maersk Patras Crewman Falls Overboard, Search Suspended

Maersk

Maersk Patras lost a crew member overboard while taking a pilot on board off Quebec.

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Klaveness Combination Carriers Orders Two More CLEANBUs

Klaveness CLEANBU carrier

Klaveness Combination Carriers declared options for two new CLEANBU combination carriers in China.

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Rotor Sail Delivers Savings on Viking Grace, Tests Confirm

Viking Grace

Norsepower’s Rotor Sail has great potential to deliver savings on Viking Grace.

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Cruise Ship Fined for Violating Norwegian Fjords' SOx Limit

MS Magellan, owned by Global Cruise Lines

Global Cruise Lines' MS Magellan violated the legislation on fuel sulphur limits in the world heritage fjords.

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