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Kingdom of Bahrain Hosts World Maritime Day Parallel ...

Kingdom of Bahrain to Host World Maritime Day Parallel Event 2012

The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain has been selected as the venue ...

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UAE: DMCA Takes Part in Dubai International Boat Show 2012

UAE - DMCA Takes Part in Dubai International Boat Show 2012

Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the government entity in-charge of regulating and supervising all aspects of ...

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First Tanker at Crude Oil Export Facility in Iraq

First Tanker at Crude Oil Export Facility in Iraq

Leighton Offshore has announced that following the successful hydrostatic testing of the onshore and offshore ...

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Seadrill Secures Contract for Jack-Up Rig West Callisto ...

Seadrill Secures Contract for Jack-Up Rig West Callisto Offshore Saudi Arabia

Seadrill has signed a contract with Saudi Aramco for employment of the jack-up rig West Callisto offshore Saudi ...

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UAE: Drydocks World to Build World’s Largest ...

UAE - Drydocks World to Build World's Largest Turret for Prelude FLNG

Drydocks World, international player in ship repair and rig upgrade, conversion and new building, announced that it ...

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Asian Shipowners Calls for UN Troops to Guard Ships

  The Asian Shipowners’ Forum has called for a United Nations resolution that would see the international body ...

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EUNAVFOR Warships Provide Assistance to Stricken Vessel ...

EUNAVFOR Warships Provide Assistance to Stricken Vessel in Gulf of Aden

Over the past few days EUNAVFOR warships, operating as part of the EU’s counter-piracy mission codenamed Operation ...

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Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan Announces Tender for ...

Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan Announces Tender for New Alat Port

Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan has announced a tender for construction-montage work , goods supply and service ...

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Fincantieri Plans To Extend Al Fattan Ship Yard in Abu ...

  Fincantieri, the Italian shipbuilders, is going to extend the Al Fattan ship yard in Abu Dhabi as part of ...

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Saudi Ports Authority Inks Several Capital Contracts

  The Arab News reports that Abdul Aziz Al-Tuwaijri, president of Saudi Ports Authority, on Sunday inked a ...

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UAE: WPTS 2012 – Maritime Industry Key to Driving ...

UAE - WPTS 2012 - Maritime Industry Key to Driving Global Sustainability Agenda

Environmentally sustainable practices in the maritime industry are critical to driving the global agenda on ...

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EU NAFVOR Warship Disrupts Pirate Action Group in Gulf ...

EU NAFVOR Warship Disrupts Pirate Action Group in Gulf of Aden

EU NAFVOR warship FGS BERLIN has successfully engineered the release of an Indian flagged dhow and crew, disrupting ...

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International Guidelines for Maritime Security ...

International Guidelines for Maritime Security Companies Underway

Internationally, efforts are being made to develop guidelines for security companies used to protect ships against ...

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FPSO BW Athena Leaves Dubai, UAE

FPSO BW Athena Leaves Dubai, UAE

Ithaca Energy Inc. revealed that the ‘BW Athena’ Floating Production, Storage and Offloading Vessel (“FPSO”) has ...

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UAE: Atlantic Maritime Group Takes Delivery of First ...

UAE - Atlantic Maritime Group Takes Delivery of First RAmpage 4500 Class Tug

Atlantic Maritime Group (Sharjah, UAE) has recently taken delivery of RAmpage 4500 class design Offshore Support ...

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Hyundai Mipo Bags Order for Four Chemical Tankers from Kuwait

  Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, a subsidiary of Hyundai Heavy Industries, has acquired a $250 million order to ...

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UAE: Khalifa Port Receives Post Panamax STS Container Cranes

UAE - Khalifa Port Receives Super Post Panamax STS Container Cranes

Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) has announced the arrival of the first batch of Super Post Panamax ‘Ship to ...

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Fairmount Summit Tows Drilling Rig ODN Delba III from ...

Fairmount Summit Tows Drilling Rig ODN Delba III from Oman to Brazil

Tug Fairmount Summit has delivered the new build drilling rig ODN Delba III safely from the Persian Gulf to a ...

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Spanish Warship ESPS INFANTA ELENA Joins EUNAVFOR

Spanish Warship ESPS INFANTA ELENA Joins EUNAVFOR

ESPS INFANTA ELENA, a Descubierta class corvette, joins the EUNAVFOR operation ATALANTA today, 27 February. ESPS ...

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UK: Seajacks Publishes Zaratan Construction Summary

UK - Seajacks Publishes Zaratan Construction Summary

In February 2010 Seajacks entered into a contract with GustoMSC to provide the Basic Design Package for two purpose ...

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FGS BERLIN Responds to Emergency Call in Gulf of Aden

FGS BERLIN Responds to Emergency Call in Gulf of Aden

On 22 February 2012, the EU NAVFOR combat support warship FGS BERLIN responded to a distress signal from a tanker ...

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The Netherlands: VOSTA LMG, APT Global Marine Sign ...

The Netherlands - VOSTA LMG, APT Global Marine Sign Co-operation Agreement

Beginning of 2012 VOSTA LMG and APT Global Marine Services LLC have signed an agreement for co-operation in the ...

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UAE: Drydocks World Enters Strategic Agreement with Saipem

UAE - Drydocks World Enters Strategic Agreement with Saipem

Drydocks World’s new global strategy was developed to create additional and increased capacity and ...

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UK: EU NAVFOR Presents Update on Operation ATALANTA

UK - EU NAVFOR Presents Update on Operation ATALANTA

EU NAVFOR hosted a press conference on 20 February 2012 to present an update on Operation ATALANTA, piracy off the ...

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UAE: Gulf Navigation Joins VL8 Pool Managed by Navig8

UAE - Gulf Navigation Joins VL8 Pool Managed by Navig8

Navig8 and Gulf Navigation announce that Gulf Navigation have agreed to enter the 2007 built VLCC “Gulf Sheba” into ...

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UK: Navy Helps Reduce Somali Pirate Activity

UK - Navy Helps Reduce Somali Pirate Activity

Following his posting as Commander of the UK Counter-Piracy Task Group, Captain Gerry Northwood, Royal Navy, has ...

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Inchcape Shipping Services Launches Operations in Saudi ...

Inchcape Shipping Services Launches Operations in Saudi Arabia

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, today announced the launch of new ...

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