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A&P Tyne Completes its Part in Building Britain’s ...

  THE last working shipyard on the Tyne has completed its part in building Britain’s biggest warship ahead of ...

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First Suezmax-class Tanker Takes Short Cut Along ...

On 20 August 2011 the tanker Vladimir Tikhonov, owned by SCF Group (Sovcomflot), started her Arctic voyage from ...

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Norwegian LNG Cargo Heads for Japan

  Japan will import liquefied natural gas from Norway for the first time since 2008, with the Arctic ...

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Greece: DryShips Acquires Majority of OceanFreight Shares

  DryShips Inc. and OceanFreight Inc. announced today that DryShips has acquired 3,000,856 shares of ...

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Germany: Wismar Yard Sends Tanker Nordic AT 19 on Test Voyage

  Nordic Yards, the manufacturer of technologically sophisticated, innovative special ships and maritime ...

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UK: A.Mylne & Co Presents Retro Styled Motor Yacht PF36

Recently featured in Boat International, Scottish firm A.Mylne & Co can now proudly announce some of the ...

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Cargotec Wins Best Supplier 2010 Award from MHI ...

Cargotec has won the Best Supplier award 2010 from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Shimonoseki shipyard in Japan. It ...

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Germany Wants Armed Guards on Merchant Ships

Germany plans to lobby other European Union countries to allow the deployment of private armed guards on their ...

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Hamburg Sud Expands Presence in West Coast Central America

Effective from 4 September 2011, Hamburg Süd will expand its coverage of West Coast Central America by joining APL ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line Increases Container Vessels Capacity

  Maersk Line is increasing the size of individual ships from 8,600-TEU to 10,000-TEU by raising the ...

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The Netherlands: Vroon Offshore Takes Delivery of AHTS ...

  Vroon Offshore Services (VOS) have taken delivery of a new addition to their offshore fleet. The VOS Triton, ...

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Portuguese Navy’s Frigate D.Francisco de Almeida Sails ...

  Portuguese Navy’s frigate D.Francisco de Almeida left Lisbon to fight piracy near the Horn of Africa. The ...

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Wilhelmsen’s Liferaft Rental Concept Thrives in ...

  Wilhelmsen’s liferaft rental concept is thriving in the Eastern Mediterranean (including Greece, ...

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Norway: K Line Offshore Receives New PSV KL Barentsfjord

The last vessel in the newbuilding program for K Line Offshore AS, the PSV KL Barentsfjord, was delivered from ...

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Greece: Danaos Corporation Takes Delivery of New ...

  Danaos Corporation, a leading international owner of containerships, announced that on August 22, 2011, it ...

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Russia: Moby Dik Terminal Handles New Tipe of Cargo

  LLC Moby Dik (a Global Ports company) finished handling the first shipment of steel coils consigned to ...

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The Netherlands: Evergreen’s Chairman Honoured ...

Evergreen Group Chairman Dr. Chang Yung-Fa was presented the honour of Commander in the Order of Orange-Nassau in ...

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Russian State Arms Program Provides Construction of Ten ...

Russia’s State Arms Program 2011-2020 provides construction of ten Project 885 Yasen nuclear-powered attack ...

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500 Seafarers Hijacked Over Last Three Years

  The hijacking of a tanker with 21 Indian sailors on board by suspected Somali pirates near the Port of Oman ...

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Norway: Songa Raises USD 420 Million for Songa Eclipse ...

  Songa Offshore SE announced that the Company has finalized a new bank facility in the amount of USD 420 ...

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Jack-Up Barge Signs Multi-Year Charter Agreement with ...

Jack-Up Barge has announced signing a multi-year charter agreement with the German BARD Group for Jack-Up Barge’s ...

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Isle Of Man Committed to Maritime Labour Convention

The Isle of Man has entered into a new tripartite declaration designed to improve the living and working conditions ...

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Russia: Pella Shipyard Delivers Tugboat Project 16609 ...

  On August 13th 2011, the tugboat building no.620 project 16609 was launched. During current year the tug ...

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Greece: Star Bulk Takes Delivery of Capesize Vessel ...

  Star Bulk Carriers Corp., recently announced that it has taken delivery of the Star Mega (formerly, the ...

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UK: Fourth Edition of ‘Best Management Practices for ...

  The fourth edition of the ‘Best Management Practices for Protection against Somalia Based Piracy’ (BMP4) has ...

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Ukraine: Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Finishes ...

  Chernomorsky Shipbuilding Yard (Nikolaev) finished construction of big factory freezer trawler “General ...

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Germany: Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft Names and ...

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft​’s latest newbuilding, “Seatruck Progress” (Hull No. 746), was today ...

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