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Norway: Hoegh LNG Extends Option Agreements with HHI ...

Norway - Hoegh LNG Extends Option Agreements with HHI for FSRUs

Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd. has extended its option agreements with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (HHI) for the ...

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Norway: Mooring Systems Installs Flexible Flowline at ...

Norway - Mooring Systems Installs Flexible Flowline at BP Valhall Project

Moorings Systems has completed the installation of a flexible export flowline to transfer water to a DP tanker at ...

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The Netherlands: Jumbo Shipping Winner at 2011 TopLift ...

The Netherlands - Jumbo Shipping Winner at 2011 TopLift Competition

The votes have been counted and International Cranes and Specialized Transport magazine revealed the winner and two ...

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Denmark: TORM Enters into Agreement to Sell Two ...

Denmark - TORM Enters into Agreement to Sell Two Kamsarmax Newbuilding

TORM has entered into an agreement to sell two Kamsarmax bulk newbuilding contracts. The two vessels contracted in ...

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Kazakhstan: Aktau Port Witnesses Great Expansion

Kazakhstan - Aktau Port Witnesses Great Expansion

The Aktau marine harbour is finishing the year with record indices. The port has handles almost 12 million tonnes ...

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The Netherlands: Green Award, MeteoGroup Maritime Join Forces

The Netherlands - Green Award, MeteoGroup Maritime Join Forces

The Green Award Foundation and MeteoGroup Maritime have signed an agreement to work together to incentivise ship ...

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STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into ...

STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into Force on 1 January 2012

Major revisions to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for ...

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UK: Tidal Transit Plans to Acquire Eight Offshore Wind ...

UK - Tidal Transit Plans to Acquire Eight Offshore Wind Support Vessels

A Docking based company is planning major investment into offshore wind industry. They are planning to invest GBP ...

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Monaco: Scorpio Tankers Announces Modernization of its Fleet

Monaco - Scorpio Tankers Announces Modernization of its Fleet

Scorpio Tankers Inc. announced that it has signed a contract with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., Ltd. of South Korea to ...

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Spain: LNG Guardian Completes Sea Trials

Spain - LNG Guardian Completes Sea Trials

This week, the LNG Guardian, built by Gondan Shipyard for the Italian Owner Fratelli Neri, has finished the trials ...

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Denmark: Heavy Lift Vessels Call at Port of Esbjerg ...

Denmark - Heavy Lift Vessels Call at Port of Esbjerg with Wind Turbines on Board

Two large heavy lift vessels recently called into the Port of Esbjerg. The vessels were to transport wind turbines ...

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Norway: STX OSV Wins Forage Carrier Construction Contract

Norway - STX OSV Wins Forage Carrier Construction Contract

STX OSV Holdings Limited, announces that it has secured a new contract for the construction of a Forage Carrier for ...

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Russia: Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg Reloads Heavy-lift ...

Russia - Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg Reloads Heavy-lift Equipment Delivered from Hamburg

The specialists of JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” (“SPSPb”) together with the employees of “Universal ...

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Russia: Novatek Plans to Order Ten LNG Tankers for ...

Russia - Novatek Plans to Order Ten LNG Tankers for Yamal Project

The largest Russian independent gas producer, Novatek, has framed a plan for ordering ten LNG tankers for the ...

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Ukraine: Chernomorsky Completes Hull for Damen’s ...

Ukraine - Chernomorsky Completes Hull for Damen's Third Multi-purpose Vessel

Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Yard (Nikolaev) finished the building of the third multi-purpose vessel’s hull of CF 3850 ...

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UK: Imtech Marine to Supply Hybrid Propulsion System ...

UK - Imtech Marine to Supply Hybrid Propulsion System for CMA's Ro-Ro Rerries

Imtech Marine has been awarded a contract to supply the hybrid propulsion system, consisting of diesel electric in ...

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Finnish Officials Discover Patriot Missiles on Board ...

  Finnish officials discovered about 160 tons of explosives and 69 surface-to-air missiles found on a cargo ...

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Norway: Farstad Shipping Announces Charter Contract for ...

Norway - Farstad Shipping Announces Charter Contract for AHTS Far Scout

Farstad Shipping announces that its AHTS Far Scout has been contracted by Petrobras in Brazil for a 4 year period. ...

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Hamburg Sud, MSC Restructure Mediterranean-South ...

Hamburg Sud, MSC Restructure Mediterranean-South America East Coast Services

In view of continuous poor trading conditions and replacing its current service set up, effective from mid January ...

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The Netherlands: Shipyard De Hoop Delivers PSV Caballo ...

Shipyard De Hoop Delivers PSV Caballo Xanthus

Last week Shipyard De Hoop has delivered the vessel Caballo Xanthus. This 3rd supplier of the De Hoop’s ...

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Sweden: GVA Wins Contract for Design of Prosafe’s ...

GVA Wins Contract for Design of Prosafe's New Accommodation Rig

KBR announces that its subsidiary GVA has been awarded a contract for the design of a GVA 3000E Accommodation Unit ...

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Regs4ships Receives Recognition as Digital Equivalent ...

  With only a few working days to go before offices close for the Christmas period, Regs4ships received ...

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Belgium: Euronav Chooses STS Information Service Provider

Belgium - Euronav Chooses STS Information Service Provider

Euronav Ship Management has signed up to Dynamarine’s online ship-to-ship transfer information service (OSIS). The ...

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Norway: DeepOcean Group Charters Construction Vessel ...

Norway - DeepOcean Group Charters Construction Vessel from REM Ship AS

DeepOcean Group Holding AS, an integrated provider of subsea engineering and trenching services, today announced a ...

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Iceland Boat-builder Seigla Ehf Delivers Largest Vacuum ...

Iceland Boat-builder Seigla Ehf Delivers Largest Vacuum Infused Fishing Vessel

The largest vacuum infused fishing vessel in the world, named the S-70 Saga K, has been unveiled in Norway. The ...

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Norway: Bergen Group Fosen Wins Conversion and ...

  Bergen Group Fosen has this week been awarded two contracts related to conversion and maintenance work. The ...

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STX France Secures Order for Two Luxury Cruise Ships

STX France Secures Order for Two Luxury Cruise Ships

STX France SA has received an order to build two luxury cruise ships from Viking Ocean Cruises, an affiliate of ...

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