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Russian Naval Task Force to Continue Anti-Piracy ...

  A new Russian naval task force will arrive on Wednesday in the Gulf of Aden to continue the ongoing ...

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Australia: Greens Call for Gladstone LNG Dredging Ban

  Mass dredging off central Queensland to make way for the booming coal seam gas industry must be suspended ...

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Maritime Cyprus Conference Focuses on Scourge of Piracy

  Is shipping safe enough? Is it sustainable? Is there enough confidence? These are the three main themes of ...

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Russia: JSC Zvezdochka Signs Armament Support Ship Contract

  JSC Zvezdochka Ship Repair Center signed a contract for construction of second vessel similar to salvage tug ...

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Wilhelmsen Opens New FRS Service Station in Gdansk, Poland

  Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has recently opened a new Fire, Rescue and Safety (FRS) service station in ...

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MV ‘Mattheos I’ with Ukrainian Sailors ...

  Pirates released commercial ship Mattheos I with Ukrainian sailors on board; the ship had been hijacked in ...

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USA: Hyde Marine Receives Type Approval from ABS for ...

  Hyde Marine, Inc. announced that its Hyde GUARDIAN ballast water treatment system (BWTS) received Type ...

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FAIR Lands Gorgon Contract Extension from Chevron Australia

    Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has signed two contract extensions with Chevron Australia. The ...

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Ingalls Builds 30th Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer for ...

  Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division was awarded a $697.6 ...

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Germany: Hamburg Hosts Meeting of Maritime Tourism Industry

  When the Seatrade Europe Cruise and River Cruise Convention, the leading congress and trade fair for the ...

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Maritime Industry to Face Tough Time for Financing, ...

  With fears of a recession rising, the maritime industry will find it increasingly difficult to obtain ...

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Greece: Euromar Acquires Containership from Euroseas

Euroseas Ltd. announced today that its joint venture company, Euromar LLC, signed a memorandum of agreement to ...

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Indian Navy Thwarts Piracy Attempts in Gulf of Aden

Three piracy attempts in last four days in the Gulf of Aden have been thwarted by the Indian Navy which neutralised ...

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Russia: Shtokman Development AG, SCF Sign Cooperation ...

  Shtokman Development AG and Sovcomflot signed Cooperation Agreement on September 20, 2011 in ...

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UAE: Abu Dhabi Terminals, Dalosy Industrial Systems Ink ...

  The container terminal at Khalifa Port is scheduled for opening in 4th quarter 2012. It will be the region’s ...

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Germany: GL Issues Safety Management Certificate for ...

  GL celebrated the hand-over of the Safety Management Certificate and International Ship Security Certificate ...

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UK: ICS Stresses Importance of Treaty Ratification

  Governments must not impede the smooth operation of a global maritime regulatory regime by failing to ratify ...

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Ministry of Shipping Allows Ships with Indian Crew to ...

  The ministry of shipping on Monday issued guidelines allowing ships with Indian crew to deploy armed guards ...

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China: Yantian West Port Expansion Project Passes Acceptance

  On September 15, the main works of the extension of 3 berth in west Yantian Port passed acceptance. Launched ...

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Turkish Navy to Get TCG Heybeliada on Tuesday

  Turkey’s first major domestically made warship, the TCG Heybeliada, will be formally delivered to the ...

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Japan: MOL Receives 2011 Amver – Assisted Rescue ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that the company has received the 2011 Amver Assisted Rescue at Sea ...

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The Netherlands: Van Oord Christens New Flexible ...

  Van Oord’s new flexible fallpipe vessel, the Stornes, was christened on 24 September. The event, which was ...

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Cargotec Gets Kalmar Cranes Order for Ports in West Africa

Cargotec has received a breakthrough order for ship-to-shore cranes from the Bollore group of France, through its ...

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President of China Shipping Group Comes to CIC to Carry ...

  On September 23, 2011 the board director and president of China Shipping Group Co. (CS) Mr. Xu Li Rong with ...

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USA: Jensen Maritime to Design Two ASD Tugs for ...

  Caribbean Tug LLC, an affiliate of SEACOR Holdings Inc., Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has plans to build two ...

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Shipping Corporation of India to Acquire 24 New Vessels

  The state-run Shipping Corporation of India on Friday said that it would invest Rs 3,700 crore in the ...

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Renaissance Buys PSV to Support Offshore Azerbaijan Ops

The marine division of Renaissance Services has recently acquired the Caspian Provider , an advanced Platform ...

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