Notice for Tender

The Port of Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd announces dredging tender.

IMB: Global Piracy Drops by 42 Pct in Q1 2019

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The first quarter of 2019 saw fewer incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships.

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COSCO Shipping Ports to Develop Port Supply Chain in Nansha

Container terminal

COSCO Shipping Ports signed an investment agreement to develop a port supply chain platform in Nansha.

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Hudong-Zhonghua Gets ABS AIPs for Two Gas Carrier Designs

Award of AIPs for Hudong-Zhonghua gas carrier designs

The new vessel designs are for a 200,000 cbm LNG carrier and a 147,000 cbm very large ethane carrier (VLEC).

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Newbuild Bulker Joins Wisdom Marine

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Wisdom Marine Lines takes delivery of a 34,000 dwt bulker newbuilding. 

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OOIL, JD Logistics to Jointly Invest in Eshipping

COSCO OOCL

OOIL, COSCO SHIPPING Logistics, JD Logistics teamed up to invest in online logistics platform Eshipping.

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270,000 cbm LNG Carrier in the Making

Hudong-Zhonghua Shipyard, DNV GL LNG carrier

At 270,000 cbm, the Chinese vessel would surpass Nakilat's Q-Max LNG carriers.

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Seaspan, COSCO Shipping Energy to Explore LNG Opportunities

LNG

Seaspan Corporation signs a framework agreement for strategic cooperation with COSCO Shipping Energy Transportation.

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MPA, Fujitsu Test Ship Collision Risk Prediction Technology

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MPA Singapore and Japan-based Fujitsu conclude a field trial in analyzing marine traffic risks in the Singapore Strait.

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Russia's Novatek Enters Arctic LNG 2 Supply Deals

Novatek has entered into Heads of Agreement with Vitol and Repsol.

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Maran Gas Pens LNG Carrier Charter with Japanese JERA

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Maran Gas concludes a time charter contract with JERA for one LNG carrier newbuild.

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JERA, EDF Trading Finalize Merger in LNG Optimization

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JERA and EDF Trading Limited wrap up their merger in LNG optimization and trading activities.

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MOL's CEO Reveals Areas of Focus for Coming Year(s)

MOL

MOL is starting 2019 fiscal year with new objectives.

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DSME Names Four Ice-Breaking LNG Carriers

DSME ice-breaking LNG carriers

DSME has simultaneously named four ice-breaking LNG carriers at its Okpo Shipyard.

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Fairfax India Takes 41% Share in Seven Islands Shipping

Finance

Fairfax India secured a 41.4% share in Seven Islands Shipping by investing around USD 72.1 million into the company.

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SHI's Smart Ship Solution Gets DNV GL Compliance Nod

Vidar Dolonen, Regional Manager, DNV GL Korea & Japan (left), and Hyun Jeo Kim, Head of Ship and Offshore Performance Research Center, SHI

DNV GL confirmed that SHI's Intelliman Ship software complies with the EU-MRV and IMO-DCS regulations.

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COSCO Shipping Lines Seals LSFO Supply Deal

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Double Rich Limited to provide LSFO for COSCO Shipping Lines' fleet.

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K Line Secures USD 407 Mn Financing

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Japanese shipping company K Line to raise JPY 45 billion (USD 406.6 million).

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Error in Bulker's Turning Maneuver Caused Collision

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MPA: An error in the turning maneuver of Greece-flagged bulker caused February collision.

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MOL, Karpowership Partner Up on LNG-to-Powership Solution

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MOL and Karpowership have agreed to collaborate in the LNG-to-Powership business.

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KSS Line, HHI Team Up on New LPG Carrier Designs

lpg carrier

KSS Line inks MOU with Hyundai Heavy Industries to develop two new LPG designs. 

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Seaspan's Unencumbered Pool to Count 37 Ships

Containership

Seaspan Corporation partially prepaid two credit facilities, releasing five of its vessels from debt.

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Navayuga Container Terminal Reaches 500,000 TEU Milestone

NCT

The terminal handled 500,000 TEUs for the first time in a single financial year.

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US Designates Two Shipping Firms for Evading DPRK Sanctions

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US Department of the Treasury designates two shipping companies that have helped North Korea evade sanctions.

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BSCS Welcomes Indian Cruise Ship into Its Management

cruise ship

Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services (BSCS) awarded technical management of Jalesh Cruises’ new vessel, MS Karnika.

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New CEO Takes the Helm at Hyundai Merchant

Hyundai Merchant Marine new President & CEO, Jae-hoon Bae

South Korean shipping major HMM appointed a new President & CEO on March 27, 2019.

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