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Image of the Day: Cutting through Ice

The image shows US Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star entering an ice field near the Balleny Islands on January 5, 2015, ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (5-9 of Jan)

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DSME Christens World’s Biggest Containership Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) ...

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DSME Christens World’s Biggest Containership

Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has named the MSC Oscar, which with the ...

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Image of the Day: Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Image of the Day Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Dutch shipping company Vroon is bringing its bitumen tanker Iver Ambition, former San Lorenzo, back into service ...

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GALLERY: Damen Hands Over Nexus to Van Oord

The following gallery shows the new DOC 8500 cable laying vessel recently delivered by Dutch shipbuilder Damen to ...

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VIDEO: Pieter Schelte Reaches Rotterdam

The world’s largest vessel Pieter Schelte, owned by Allseas, has arrived in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The ...

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Interview: Insight into Piracy

The 2014 has been a pretty eventful year with respect to pirate activities, seeing a tragic end with a crew ...

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Top 5 Interviews of 2014

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The end of December and coming holidays are traditionally the time when we look back at the highlights of the ...

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Image of the Day: RFA Fort Victoria Emerges from Makeover

Looking resplendent riding high in No.5 Dock at Cammell Laird’s yard in Birkenhead, RFA Fort Victoria belies her 24 ...

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OW Bunker Manager Arrested in Denmark

Former global manager of the bankrupt marine fuel supplier OW Bunker Lars Bohn has been arrested in Denmark. Danish ...

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VIDEO: Panama Canal Gate Installation

The video above gives you a glimpse of the installation of the gates for the new locks of the Panama Canal that ...

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REACTION: Damascus Court Decision Irrevocable

In a reaction to the ruling from Beirut court on suspension of asset freeze of CMA CGM Chief’s company in ...

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VIDEO: Role of Inland Waterways in Container Shipping

Tackling increased cargo volumes of containerized cargo is particularly challenging especially with respect to ...

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Ocean Star Pacific Runs Aground

Panamanian-flagged Ocean Star Pacific cruise ship ran aground on Friday, December 12 in General Santos City area, ...

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Image of the Day: Offshore Light Show

The holiday spirit seems to have gone offshore first with Gulfaks A offshore platform in the North Sea perfectly ...

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12 Tips to Protect Yourself in 2015

As 2015 nears, many of us look towards the future with plans to improve our lives: perhaps you’ll pledge to ...

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GALLERY: Damen Revamps Astor and Marco Polo

Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen (DSV) has completed refurbishment of cruise ships Astor and Marco Polo, both operated ...

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MSC Rachele Runs Aground

MSC’s containership Rachele has run aground on a sandbank in Western Scheldt (Westerschelde) estuary off ...

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VIDEO: A Rescue Story from the Sea

The sea is often unrelenting and unforgiving which for those braving the stormy waters proved to be very dangerous ...

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Three Die in Oceania Cruise Ship Fire

Three people died, one crewmember and two contractors, in an engine room fire that broke out Thursday, December 11 ...

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VIDEO: Intelligent Ship Bridges

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Rolls-Royce today unveiled their latest vision of Ship Intelligence ...

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Infographic: Deadliest Sea Crossings in 2014

Thousands of people embark on life-threatening journeys in an attempt to find asylum in more developed countries, ...

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Update: MUA Takes Industrial Action against DP World

DP World has issued updates on terminal operations in Melbourne, Sydney and Fremantle targeted by industrial action ...

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Vietnamese Crew Member Killed in Pirate Attack

A crew member of a Vietnamese tanker VP Asphalt 2 has been killed by pirates in a hijacking attack on Sunday ...

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MPHRP Outraged by Court Decision to Compensate Pirates

Decision of the European Court of Human Rights is repugnant and insulting to all seafarers who have survived piracy ...

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World’s Largest Container Ship Starts Maiden Voyage

World's Largest Container Ship Starts Maiden Voyage

19,100 TEU CSCL Globe, the world’s largest container ship and the first in a series of five same-sized ships ...

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Infographic: Polar Code and Ship Safety

Infographic Polar Code and Ship Safety

This November the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in ...

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