Oslo Set to Become Zero-Emission Port

Oslo Port

Port of Oslo is looking to grow its business while cutting GHG emissions.

LNG Tanker Insurance Rates Going Up

The cost of insuring liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers has risen as naval containment of piracy fails and surging ...

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Europe-U.S. Tanker Glut Expands as Gasoline Demand Declines

A surplus of available tankers for shipping gasoline to the U.S. from northwestern Europe expanded for the third ...

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Canada Steamship Lines Doubles New Vessel Order

  Canada Steamship Lines (CSL) announced today it is exercising its option for the building of two new ...

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USA: Bollinger Shipyard to Build New Coast Guard Cutters

  The same Lockport shipbuilding company that was accused in a federal lawsuit last month of falsifying data ...

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U.S. and European Union to Strengthen Cooperation to ...

  NOAA Administrator Dr. Jane Lubchenco and Maria Damanaki, European Union commissioner for maritime affairs ...

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USA: Wison Floating Systems Changes Name into Wison ...

Shanghai-based Wison Offshore & Marine (Hong Kong) Ltd., announced recently the re-naming of its wholly-owned ...

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Enarsa Says Argentina to Import 66 LNG Cargoes in 2011

Argentina will import 66 liquefied natural gas cargoes in 2011, triple the amount it purchased last year, according ...

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USA: Eagle Bulk Shipping Takes Delivery of Two ...

  Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. yesterday announced that it has taken delivery of two additional Supramax ...

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USA: Port of Tacoma Seeks Input on Strategic Planning

Pierce County citizens and Port of Tacoma business partners and customers are encouraged to take part in an online ...

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Port Authority of Jamaica Confirms Kingston Plans for ...

Port Authority of Jamaica president Noel Hylton has confirmed to Fairplay that Kingston plans to raise its capacity ...

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USA: Congressmen Emphasizes Importance of Houston Ship ...

Area Congressmen Gene Green and Pete Olson emphasized that the Port of Houston and Houston Ship Channel are the key ...

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IMO’s New Emission Norms to Hurt Shipping Companies

  Indian shipping companies, reeling under low freight rates and high fuel prices, will face further cost ...

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Bermuda: Nordic American Tankers Acquires Its Twentieth ...

Nordic American Tankers Limited today announced that the Company has agreed to acquire its twentieth vessel, a ...

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USA: Miami Port Expansion to Destroy Coral Reefs?

As Miami prepares to dredge its port to accommodate supersize freighters, environmentalists are making a last-ditch ...

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USA: Port of Vancouver Welcomes MV Mykali on her Maiden ...

  The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the M/V Mykali, commanded by Capt. Viktor Sapozhnikov of Russia, on her ...

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JV Canada’s Arctic SAGE Team to Bid for Design of ...

One of Canada’s most storied naval architecture firms, Robert Allan Ltd., and Canada’s leading arctic and offshore ...

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Brazilian Mining Giant Vale Says Not Affected by COSCO ...

Brazilian mining giant Vale said it did not experience any lease dispute with shipping conglomerate China COSCO ...

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Canada: Sydney Harbour Dredging Project About to Begin

  After years of planning and lobbying, the dredging of Sydney harbour, which some have said could result in ...

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Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers U.S. Coast Guard’s ...

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the third ...

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California ARB Fines Two Shipping Companies for ...

The California Air Resources Board has fined two shipping companies for failing to switch from dirty “bunker” fuel ...

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USA: Arleigh Burke-Class Guided-Missile Destroyer ...

The newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Spruance (DDG 111), sailed away from the ...

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USA: New Ship MV Voyager Joins Voyages of ...

Voyages of Discovery has announced the addition of mv Voyager to the Voyages of Discovery fleet, expanding the ...

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Global Oil Tanker Fleet Expands Faster Than Demand

The global oil tanker fleet will expand almost three times more quickly than demand this year, according to ...

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Mexican Navy Launches New Logistic Support Ship Montes Azules

A navy logistic support ship that is the largest military vessel ever built in Mexico was launched at the Pacific ...

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Containership Orders Increases

Containership orders are increasing at a dramatic rate, analysis from Braemar’s Seascope’s research division has ...

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USA: Savannah Harbor Dredging Plan Step Closer to Realisation

One of the more intricate environmental hurdles associated with Georgia’s $600 million plan to deepen Savannah ...

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Great Lakes Shipyard Delivers Two New Research Vessels ...

  The federal government has dedicated two new research vessels to serve as floating laboratories that ...

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