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Bangladesh: Western Fishers Inaugurates Construction ...

Bangladesh - Western Fishers Inaugurates Construction Work of Six Fishing Trawlers

Western Fishers Shipyard has inaugurated on April 19th the construction works of six fishing trawlers at the yard ...

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Willis Global Marine – Another Difficult and ...

Willis Global Marine - Another Difficult and Uncertain Year for Maritime Industry

After an inauspicious start, 2012 will be another difficult and uncertain year for the maritime industry faced with ...

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UK: Lloyd’s Register Issues New Rules for Ice-Class Vessels

UK - Lloyd’s Register Issues New Rules for Ice-Class Vessels

The first dedicated set of rules for stern-first ice-class ships has just been published by Lloyd’s Register, ...

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Sri Lanka: Hambantota Port to Handle Automobile ...

Sri Lanka - Hambantota Port to Handle Automobile Carriers in June

As an effective measure to ease the long berthing delays experienced by Roll on Roll off vessels at the Port of ...

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CMA CGM Inaugurates Its New Headquarters in Mumbai, India

CMA CGM Inaugurates Its New Headquarters in Mumbai, India

CMA CGM, the world’s third largest container shipping company, has inaugurated on April 18, 2012, its new ...

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CMA CGM Announces Reshuffling of Its ASIA-South Africa ...

CMA CGM Announces Reshuffling of Its ASIA-South Africa and Mozambique Services

CMA CGM announces the reshuffling of its ASIA – South Africa and Mozambique services As from 24th April, the ...

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India: Government Approves Acquisition of Six New ...

India - Government Approves Acquisition of Six New Offshore Patrol Vessels

The government has OKed the acquisition of six new offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) that will be added to the Coast ...

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WOC Holds Second ‘Sustainable Ocean Summit’ ...

WOC Holds Second 'Sustainable Ocean Summit' in Washington DC, USA

The World Ocean Council’s second “Sustainable Ocean Summit” (SOS) will be held December 3-5 in Washington D.C. to ...

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Shipping Key Performance Indicator by InterManager ...

Shipping Key Performance Indicator by InterManager Passes Important Milestone

The Shipping Key Performance Indicator Project, initiated by InterManager but now administered by the independent ...

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Shipowners Must Do More to Prevent Engineroom Fires (Norway)

  Shipowners are increasingly lax when it comes to upholding 2003 amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea ...

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India: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Dredging Plan Faces Obstacle

Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd failed to qualify for the Rs.1,571.60 crore channel-deepening tender ...

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UAE: World Ports and Trade Summit Focuses on ...

UAE - World Ports and Trade Summit Focuses on Sustainable Growth

The second World Ports and Trade Summit in Abu Dhabi concluded on Wednesday April 4, highlighting the need to ...

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India: Essar Shipping In Talks with Charterers

India - Essar Shipping In Talks with Charterers

Essar Shipping, integrated logistics solution provider, is engaged in finding new, both international and domestic ...

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India: PSA’s Chennai International Terminals Receives ...

India - PSA’s Chennai International Terminals Receives New Cranes

Chennai International Terminals Pvt Ltd (CITPL), owned and managed by PSA International, received four new ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Receives New AHTS Vessel

Shipping Corporation of India Receives New AHTS Vessel

‘SCI Kundan’, an anchor handling tug supply vessel (AHTS), was delivered to the Shipping Corporation of India ...

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Dredging Corporation of India to Procure Two Hopper Dredgers

Dredging Corporation of India to Procure Two Hopper Dredgers

In view of the huge dredging requirements on the Indian Ports, the Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) is planning ...

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India: Cochin Shipyard Hands Over New PSV ‘Brage ...

India - Cochin Shipyard Hands Over New PSV 'Brage Trader' to Its Owner

Cochin Shipyard delivered a Platform Supply Vessel “Brage Trader” to M/s Brage Supplier K S, Norway on March 20th ...

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India: Kerala High Court Orders Release of Italian Oil ...

India - Kerala High Court Orders Release of Italian Oil Tanker 'Enrica Lexie'

After being detained for over a month in the Kochi Port, the Kerala High Court ordered on Thursday the release of ...

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Denmark: BIMCO Publishes GUARDCON Standard Contract

Denmark - BIMCO Publishes GUARDCON Standard Contract

BIMCO announced the publication of the GUARDCON standard contract for the employment of security guards on vessels. ...

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MOL Enhances Asia – South Africa Service Network

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. yesterday announced the upgrade of Asia-South Africa network with two of the ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Takes Delivery of Its New ...

  The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. (SCI) accepted delivery of a Supramax Bulk carrier, “m.v. Vishva ...

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Somali Pirates Hijack Cargo Vessel in Maldivian Waters

  An Iranian-owned vessel, identified as MV EGLANTINE, sailing under a Bolivian flag, was hijacked yesterday ...

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Rickmers-Linie Appoints New Representatives in France, ...

Rickmers-Linie Appoints New Representatives in France, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

Rickmers-Linie, the Hamburg based operator of heavy lift and project liner services, is now actively serving ...

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Germany: Allianz Report Highlights New Marine Risks

Germany - Allianz Report Highlights New Marine Risks

Despite greatly improved safety records in the century since Titanic, the maritime industry faces new challenges ...

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India: Fire Breaks Out on Board Tanker ‘Royal ...

  The Times of India reports that a fire broke out on Saturday, March 24, on board of Korean 9500 DWT chemical ...

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Delivery of Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya to India ...

  The handing-over ceremony of aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya being modernized in Russia for India will be ...

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India: Two Bidders Show Interest in Mega Container ...

  Two bidders have shown interest in developing the Rs.3,686-crore mega container terminal, north of the ...

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