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UK: Lerwick Harbour to Realise New Opportunities with ...

  Lerwick, the country’s most northerly commercial harbour (making it Britain’s “Top Port”) continues to ...

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Huntington Ingalls Wins USS Enterprise Contract

  Huntington Ingalls, Inc., Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded an $83,739,829 ...

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Thailand: Phuket Deep Sea Port to Receive Money for Expansion

  The Phuket Deep Sea Port is to receive a B176-million expansion to allow it to take more ships and to ...

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Sartor Offshore Takes Delivery of New Vessel From China

  Sartor Offshore AS, Norway based company annaunced that it has take delivery of new addition in its fleet. ...

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New Zealand: Salvage Works on Stricken Rena Remain Suspended

New Zealand - Salvage Works on Stricken Rena Remain Suspended

Salvage efforts on board the stricken Rena remain suspended because forecast sea conditions have made it unsafe for ...

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India: Bichitrapur Port Plan Runs Into Rough Weather

  BS reported that a captive deep sea port proposed at Bichitrapur in Balasore district by Jindal ...

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Offshore Wind Farm Could Help Spanish Shipyards

  SPAIN’S shipyards, which provide direct and indirect employment for 20,000 workers, have been hard hit by ...

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Vietnam: HVS Starts Construction of 56.000 DWT Bulk Carrier

Vietnam - HVS Starts Constructing 56.000 DWT Bulk Carrier

On 29th October, 2011, Steel Cutting Ceremony for the 56,000 DWT Bulk Carrier having Hull No. S049 has been ...

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Fairstar to Transport Drilling Rig RESPECT from Nigeria ...

Fairstar to Transport Drilling Rig RESPECT from Nigeria to Texas

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has been awarded a contract by Oando Energy Services, the leading indigenous, ...

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Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works to Build FAC for ...

  Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works (KSEW) will build a Fast Attack Craft (FAC) for Pakistan Navy in ...

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LNG Tanker Zarga Due at UK South Hook November 5

  The Zarga LNG carrier, with a capacity of 266,000 cubic metres, is due to arrive in the UK’s South Hook ...

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Norway: STX Gets Contract for Four Platform Supply Vessels

  STX OSV Holdings Limited, one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized ...

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China: RHI Christens First Panamax Bulk Carrier Ordered ...

China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Limited, a large heavy industries group in China, announced that ...

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UK Ships Will be Able to Carry Armed Guards, Says Prime ...

British merchant ships sailing off the coast of Somalia will soon be able to carry armed guards to ward off pirate ...

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The Netherlands: DEME Launches New Cutter Suction ...

  Today, the DEME-group (Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering) launched the self-propelled cutter ...

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Holland Shipyards to Construct Mobile Accommodation ...

Today Jumbo Offshore and Holland Shipyards have signed an agreement for the construction and delivery of a mobile ...

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Tata NYK Shipping Buys New Bulk Carriers from Japanese ...

  Tata NYK Shipping Pte Ltd will purchase three new dry bulk cargo carriers from Japanese yards as part of a ...

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HMC’s Construction Vessel Balder Completes ...

HMC's Construction Vessel Balder Completes Offshore Installation Works in Angola

After a period of 15 months, Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) completed the Block 31 PSVM campaign offshore Angola. ...

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Japan: Tsuneishi Shipyard Launches New Bulk Carrier for ...

  Fukuyama Tsuneishi Shipyard of Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co. launched  “ZEN-NOH GRAIN MAGNOLIA”, an 82,000 ...

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Denmark: ATV Hosts Meeting on Industry’s Demands for ...

  On Monday 21 November 2011, the Danish Academy of Technical Sciences – ATV – will be hosting a stakeholder ...

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Germany: RoRo Vessel ‘Seatruck Power’ Hits ...

Germany - RoRo Vessel 'Seatruck Power' Hits the Water

The building program of Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft is on schedule: only about two months after the ...

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Nigeria: Dredging of Calabar Channel to Boost Port Activities

  The Public Affairs Officer of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Eastern Ports, Mr Nwachukwu Okoroafor, has ...

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Russian Ministry of Transport Orders Four New Icebreakers

  The Russian Ministry of Transport is ordering four new icebreakers worth a total of 79 billion RUB. A ...

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Germany: Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 Comes to Hamburg for ...

  Cunard Line​ has released details of the planned refit of the company’s flagship Queen Mary 2, in ...

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The Netherlands: Shipyard Koninklijke Niestern Sander ...

Shipyard Koninklijke Niestern Sander Launches MV Eeborg

On Thursday October 27th at Shipyard Koninklijke Niestern Sander in Delfzijl he launching of m.v. Eeborg ...

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Singapore: Sembcorp Marine’s Shipyard Secures FSO ...

  Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard, in a consortium arrangement with PT Scorpa Pranedya, has ...

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Belgium: Boskalis Wins Harbour Towage Concession for ...

Belgium - Boskalis Wins Harbour Towage Concession for Port of Zeebrugge

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has been awarded the sole concession via SMIT Towage Northwest Europe for the ...

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