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BC Ferries Names Its First Salish-Class Ship

Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries held a naming ceremony for its first Salish-Class vessel at Remontowa ...

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KR Opens World’s First Green-Ship Certification Center

KR Opens World's First Green-Ship Certification Center

The world’s first green-ship equipment certification centre opened for business today in Gunsan, Jeonbuk, Korea. ...

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China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

Bei Bu Wan Zhi Xing, the first Chinese cruise liner to sail along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, has started ...

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HSH Nordbank Places First Large Ship Covered Bond in Years

HSH Nordbank Places First Large Ship Covered Bond in Years

Hamburg-based HSH Nordbank has placed a EUR 500 million (USD 571.9 m) ship covered bond, the German bank’s ...

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DSME Nets First LNG Carrier Order in 2015

DSME Nets First LNG Carrier Order in 2015

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has received an order for a 174,000 ...

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Image of the Day: First 2M Ship at Port of Charlestown

Today’s image presents you with the Maersk Line’s 318,20-meter container ship Maersk Kotka during her ...

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AMSA Issues First Yearlong Ban

AMSA Issues First Yearlong Ban

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has for the first time banned a vessel from entering or using any ...

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Shreyas First Indian Shipper to Link Major Domestic Ports

Shreyas First Domestic Shipper to Link Major India's Ports

Mumbai based shipping and logistics provider Shreyas Shipping and Logistics Limited, part of global conglomerate ...

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Panama Canal Gets First Pacific Gate

Panama Canal Gets First Pacific Gate

The first gate for the new locks on the Pacific side of the Panama Canal was installed on January 19, bringing the ...

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India’s East Coast to Get First LNG Terminal

India's East Coast to Get First LNG Terminal

India’s Andhra Pradesh Gas Distribution Corporation (APGDC), GDF SUEZ, Shell and GAIL have signed two ...

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First China-Built Ferry Enters Service

First China-Built Ferry Enters Service

San Sha No. 1, the first Ro-Pax ferry purposely designed and built in China for the Chinese market, entered service ...

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LR to Class World’s First Methanol-Powered Ship

LR to Classify World's First Methanol-Powered Ferry

Surveying teams from Lloyd’s Register (LR) will class the world’s first methanol-powered ropax ferry ...

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Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Sweden’s Skangass loaded the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Fluxys’ LNG Terminal in ...

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TOTE Finds Fuel Suppliers for First LNG Container Ships

TOTE Finds Fuel Suppliers for First LNG Container Ships

TOTE, Inc. has signed a long-term agreement with Pivotal LNG and WesPac Midstream to provide liquefied natural gas ...

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First Ro/Ro Ship Calls at Khalifa Port

First RoRo Ship Calls at Khalifa Port

Abu Dhabi Ports has welcomed the first scheduled Roll-On/Roll-Off (Ro/Ro) vessel to call at the Khalifa Port RORO ...

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BG Group Loads First LNG Cargo from Queensland Curtis

BG Group Loads First LNG Cargo from Queensland Curtis

The U.K.-based BG Group has been loading the first cargo of LNG onto the carrier Methane Rita Andrea from its ...

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First Container Ship Calls at Maasvlakte II

First Container Ship Calls at Maasvlakte II

The 4,360 TEU capacity Sealand Eagle became the first container vessel to call the new Maasvlakte II expansion of ...

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Wärtsilä to Power World’s First High Speed RoPax ...

Wärtsilä to Power World's First High Speed RoPax LNG Ferry

The first Swedish-flagged LNG powered passenger vessel,and the first LNG fuelled high speed RoPax ferry in the ...

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Seaport Alliance Crosses First Hurdle

Seaport Alliance Crosses First Hurdle

The interlocal agreement (ILA) the U.S. ports of Seattle and Tacoma submitted in October to the Federal Maritime ...

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Höegh Delhi First to Use New Mumbai Terminal

Höegh Delhi First to Use New Mumbai Terminal

Höegh Delhi, the 200m long and 6 000-vehicle-capacity pure car and truck carrier, was the first call to the new ...

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EU Chips In for UK’s First LNG Bunker

EU Chips In for UK's First LNG Bunker

The EU will through its TEN-T Programme set aside close to EUR 4 million (USD 5m) for the pilot construction of the ...

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