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UK: BMT Leads Research Consortium for Enhanced Metocean ...

UK - BMT Leads Research Consortium for Enhanced Metocean Services

BMT ARGOSS, a subsidiary of BMT Group, has announced its latest research project in partnership with Reading ...

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Norway: STX OSV Standardises Its Engineering and 3D ...

Norway -STX OSV Standardises Its Engineering and 3D Design Work on AVEVA Marine

VEVA, yesterday announced that STX OSV has standardised its engineering and 3D design work on AVEVA Marine and has ...

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New Zealand: Barge Smit Borneo Returns to Rena Wreck Site

  The Smit Borneo has returned to the Rena wreck site and currently has 6 anchors secured in position. Svitzer ...

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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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Singapore: Jurong Shipyard to Build Well Intervention ...

Singapore - Jurong Shipyard to Build Well Intervention Rig for Helix

Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Jurong Shipyard has secured a US$385.5 million contract to build a semi-submersible ...

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Greece: Danaos Corporation Receives Another Newly Built ...

Greece - Danaos Corporation Receives Another Newly Built Containership

Danaos Corporation, a leading international owner of containerships, announced that on March 8, 2012, it took ...

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Port of Djibouti to Invite Bid for Doraleh Container ...

  The Port of Djibouti is planning to invite bids for the expansion of the Doraleh Container Terminal, ...

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Greece: NewLead Holdings Completes Sale of Two Vessels

  NewLead Holdings Ltd., an international shipping company owning and operating tankers and dry bulk vessels, ...

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Inchcape Shipping Announces Ambitious Expansion Plan ...

Inchcape Shipping Announces Ambitious Expansion Plan for Canada

Inchcape Shipping Services today announced an ambitious three year plan to expand its logistics and supply chain ...

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GL Hellenic Technical Committee Meets in Athens, Greece

GL Hellenic Technical Committee Meets in Athens, Greece

Identifying and seizing chances for improvement in a difficult business environment was the theme that ran through ...

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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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Denmark: BIMCO Plans to Publish Armed Guard Contract

Denmark - BIMCO Plans to Publish Armed Guard Contract

BIMCO plans to publish its standard contract Guardcon on March 26. It is hoped the document will address concerns ...

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Brazil: OSX to Build 11 MR Tankers for Kingfish

Brazil - OSX to Build 11 MR Tankers for Kingfish

OSX was hired by Kingfish do Brasil Navegação S/A to build 11 medium range tankers, with 45,000 DWT (Deadweight ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Sells Two Vessels

Shipping Corporation of India Sells Two Vessels

Shipping Corporation of India Ltd announced that it has sold a Handymax Bulk Carrier, “m.v. ...

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Singapore: FSL Announces Redelivery of Remaining Two ...

Singapore - FSL Announces Redelivery of Remaining Two Chemical Tankers from BLT

SL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. announces that, as of 10 March 2012, the remaining two 19,900 dwt stainless steel ...

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The Netherlands: Groningen Shipyard Launches Sea-River ...

The Netherlands - Groningen Shipyard Launches Sea-River Vessels for Wijnne Barends

Groningen Shipyard launched successfully number 3 from the series Sea-River vessels for Wijnne Barends, MV LADY ...

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Bermuda: Golden Ocean Plans to Expand Its Fleet

Bermuda - Golden Ocean Plans to Expand Its Fleet

Golden Ocean, a dry bulk shipping company based in Bermuda, is planning to take advantage of its strong financial ...

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Switzerland: ABB to Power Up Two New AIDA Cruise Ships

Switzerland - ABB to Power Up Two New AIDA Cruise Ships

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $60 million to provide complete ...

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Poland: Shipkits Starts Construction of New Hopper ...

Poland - Shipkits Starts Construction of New Hopper Dredger for Boskalis

The new hopper dredger with 4500 m3 hold, the second from a series of 3 for Boskalis, is now under construction at ...

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Norway: Cargotec Secures Two Crane Orders from Volstad

Norway - Cargotec Secures Two Cranes Order from Volstad

Following on from an order in April last year, Cargotec has won a contract for two active heave-compensated (AHC) ...

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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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Norway: Kleven Orders Subsea Crane from TTS Energy

Norway - Kleven Orders Subsea Crane from TTS Energy

  Through its subsidiary TTS Energy AS, TTS Group ASA’s Energy division has signed a contract worth approximately ...

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The Netherlands: Europe’s First Hybrid Tugboat Starts ...

Europe’s First Hybrid Tugboat Starts Its Operations in Port of Rotterdam

The proven and classified construction of Europe’s first hybrid tugboat has been developed! As from November 2011 ...

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Japan: MES Delivers New Bulk Carrier to Samos Steamship

  Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) completed and delivered a 56,000 dwt type bulk carrier ...

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MOL to Open New Singapore-Yangon Service

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced the opening of the new route “SYX” linking Singapore and ...

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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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Japan: MHI, Sinopacific Ink Joint-Development Agreement

Japan - MHI, Sinopacific Ink Joint-Development Agreement

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) signed a joint-development agreement with Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group ...

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