EU Port Services Regulation Comes into Force

The European Union (EU) Port Services Regulation (PSR) came into force on March 24, after it was adopted by the ...

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LNG Fleet Thrives as Natural Gas Gains Popularity

As liquefied natural gas (LNG) gained momentum over the last decade, becoming an increasingly important form in ...

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Fincantieri Ends Vard Offer at 74 Pct

Fincantieri Oil & Gas, a subsidiary of the Italian shipbuilding conglomerate Fincantieri, has closed its offer ...

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Maran Tankers Eyes Three New VLCCs?

Greece-based shipping company Maran Tankers plans to order three very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from South ...

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Spotted: Mozart Emerges from Makeover

UK-headquartered ship repair, conversion and marine specialist A&P Group has completed a 13-day maintenance ...

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Drewry: Alliance Reshuffle Comes amid Weaker Demand

The new alliance set-up coincides with a weak start to the year for headhaul volumes from Asia to West Coast North ...

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Sewol Wreck to Be Transported to Mokpo on March 30

The wreck of the ferry Sewol, which was lifted last week following overnight salvage operations, is expected to ...

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Somali Pirates Keep 7 Hostages on Hijacked Vessel

Somali pirates have kept 7 hostages on board the vessel hijacked last week off Somalia, indicating that it could be ...

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Greece Receives Three Bids for Thessaloniki Port

Greece has received three bids for the acquisition of the 67 percent stake in the Thessaloniki Port Authority, the ...

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Japan’s Trio Gets Nod for Container Shipping JV

The Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) has granted its approval for the containership joint venture proposed ...

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Standard Coaster Converted into Cement Carrier

There’s a saying that out of the following three items on the shipyard’s menu, a client can only choose two: low ...

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DSME Workers Ready to Accept Wage Cuts, Propose Talks

Labor union of the South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) is ready to accept ...

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Somali Pirates Hijack Another Vessel, Use It as Mothership?

The Somali pirates have hijacked another vessel off the coast of Somalia, a representative from Oceans Beyond ...

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BW LPG Inks Refinancing for Six Ex-Aurora Ships

Singapore’s gas carrier owner BW LPG Limited has signed a debt facility agreement of USD 290 million for the ...

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Market Conditions Affect WWH's Earnings

A slowdown in global trade, weak commodity prices and a strong USD continued to negatively affect Norwegian rolling ...

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Spotted: Krasnoye Splashes First Volgotrans Tanker

Russian shipyard Krasnoye Sormovo, part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation, has launched the first of two ...

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Filipino Pirates Take Two Crew from RoRo Ship

Armed pirates kidnapped two crewmembers from the Ro-Ro vessel Super Shuttle Roro 9 near Sibago island off the coast ...

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Frontex, EMSA, EFCA Strengthen Ties on Coast Guard Functions

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex), the European Fisheries Control Agency (EFCA) and the European ...

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JERA, KOGAS and CNOOC Team Up on LNG Business

Japan’s energy company JERA has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with South Korean natural ...

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BCL Orders New Boxship to Service Bermuda

US-based shipping firm Bermuda Container Line (BCL) has signed a contract to have a new, custom, container vessel ...

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Toisa Secures Charter for Tanker United Ideal

US-based energy major Chevron Corporation has agreed to ratify a charter contract for the crude oil tanker United ...

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GasLog Partners Buys LNG Tanker GasLog Greece

Greece-based GasLog Partners LP has reached an agreement to buy 100% of the shares in the entity that owns and ...

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Colombia Seizes Drugs Found on board German Boxship

Some 453 kilos of drugs were found on board a containership at the Port of Santa Marta, Colombia, the ...

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Rhenus Acquires Share in Arkon Shipping

Germany-headquartered logistics service company Rhenus Group has taken a shareholding in compatriot Arkon Shipping ...

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Body Recovered from Sunken Fishing Vessel

Spanish Maritime Safety Agency (Salvamento Maritimo) has located one of the bodies of the two missing crewmembers ...

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Video: Crowley’s New Cranes Arrive in San Juan

The three new, ship-to-shore cranes were delivered to Crowley Puerto Rico Services’ Isla Grande Terminal in San ...

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