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Cargo Ship Runs Aground off Scottish Coast

Grounding

A Norwegian cargo vessel ran aground off the Isle of Skye, Scotland, on March 23.

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Wallenius Wilhelmsen to Cut 2,500 Jobs in USA and Mexico

Wallenius Wilhelmsen

Wallenius Wilhelmsen has launched temporary layoffs in the USA and Mexico in line with automaker plant closures.

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Diana Shipping's CEO Has COVID-19

Diana Shipping

Simeon Palios, chairman and CEO of Greek shipowner Diana Shipping, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

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Indian Ports Declare Force Majeure amid Coronavirus Crisis

Indian flag

Some of India's ports declare force majeure amid coronavirus impact.

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Tsakos: We Are Experts in Navigating Things

Nikolas P. Tsakos

TEN maintains its steady course navigating unprecedented challenges with success.

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Odfjell Terminals US Secures USD 250 Mln Loan

Odfjell Terminals US

 Odfjell Terminals US has closed a USD 250 million revolving credit facility.

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Ammonia as Fuel: Wärtsilä Conducts First Combustion Trials

Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä has initiated combustion trials using ammonia to prepare itself for the use of ammonia as a fuel.

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COVID-19: Hapag-Lloyd Adds 100,000 TEU of Capacity

Hapag-Lloyd

Hapag-Lloyd has on-hired over 100,000 TEU of additional equipment across the globe to keep the supply chain flowing.

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Maersk Product Tankers Back to Black

Maersk Tankers

Maersk Product Tankers returned to black having reported a profit of USD 91.4 million for 2019.

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Gasum to Supply LNG-LBG Fuel Blend to Preem's Tankers

Tanker

Gasum agrees with Preem to supply the latter's tankers with a new fuel blend consisting of LNG and LBG.

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Captain of Maersk Batam Medevaced

The captain of M/V Maersk Batam medevaced south of Puerto Rico.

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EU Commission Extends Consortia Block Exemption

EU Commission

The regulation is now extended until April 25, 2024.

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Diana's Post-Panamax to Work for SwissMarine

Bulker

Diana Shipping inks a time charter contract with SwissMarine for a Post-Panamax dry bulker.

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Stena Important Thwarts Pirate Attack

Tanker

Pirates attempt to board Stena Important at Doula Anchorage, Cameroon.

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Coronavirus Survived 17 Days on Cabin Surfaces

Diamond Princess

The coronavirus found on cabin surfaces of infected passengers up to 17 days after cabins were vacated.

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Cruise Ship Heading to Florida with 42 Ill People on Board

Zaandam

A Holland America Line cruise ship, with 42 ill people on board, has been turned away by ports in Chile. 

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Surge in Seafarers' Pleas for Help amid Coronavirus Crisis

Seafarers

Seafarers seeking help in overcoming their circumstances onboard ships exacerbated by the pandemic.

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Vale Temporarily Closes Iron Ore Terminal in Malaysia

Vale

Vale has decided to temporarily close Teluk Rubiah Maritime Terminal amid the global coronavirus outbreak.

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MOL Sounds the Alarm on 2019 Results

MOL

MOL plans to downgrade forecast amid a total of USD 146 million of extraordinary losses.

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COVID-19: ICS, IAPH Urge G20 to Protect Global Suply Chains

containers

ICS and IAPH have jointly called on G20 leaders to protect global supply chains from the impact of COVID-19.

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Royal Caribbean Secures USD 2.2 Bn Loan to Bolster Liquidity

Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean Cruises secures a USD 2.2 billion 364-day secured term loan facility to boost its liquidity.

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Unix Line Fined USD 1.65 Mln for Oily Bilge Dumping

Gavel

Unix Line fined USD 1.65 million for concealing illegal discharges of oily water.

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DP World's P&O Maritime Logistics Orders Ship Pair

Ship

Dubai-based P&O Maritime Logistics (POML) is to build two multipurpose vessels for Papua New Guinea ops.

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Ruby Princess Passenger Infected with Covid-19 Passes Away

Ruby Princess

A female passenger from the Ruby Princess cruise ship, passed away in hospital this morning.

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ITF Asks Maersk to Protect Employees amid Coronavirus

containership

ITF has called on Maersk to "show responsibility" for all its workers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Scrubber Uptake Hits 4,000 Ships

Scrubber

There are approximately 4,000 ships fitted or about to be fitted with a scrubber.

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