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Top News of the Week March 10 – 15, 2014

Boxship Yusuf Cepnioglu Runs Aground off Greece The 116m-long Turkish boxship, Yusuf Cepnioglu ran aground on the ...

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Top News of the Week February 24 – March 1, 2014

First Ultra Deepwater Drillship Delivered to Maersk Maersk Drilling has taken delivery of its first ultra deepwater ...

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Top News of the Week February 10 – 15, 2014

Containership Collides with Chemical Tanker in Singapore Strait The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) ...

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Top News of the Week January 27 – February 1, 2014

New Container Vessels for COSCO COSCO Entities have entered into shipbuilding agreements worth US$434.5 million ...

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Top News of the Week January 20 – 25, 2014

Missing Vessel Feared Hijacked Liberian flagged tanker MT Kerala could be hijacked, a specialist maritime ...

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Top News of the Week January 13 – 18, 2014

Three Crewmen Rescued after Vessel Caught Fire in North Sea Three crewmen have been rescued off Lowestoft this ...

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Top News of the Week January 6 – 11, 2014

Meyer Werft Delivers ‘Norwegian Getaway’ Norwegian Cruise Line took delivery of the 145,655 gross ton cruise ship ...

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Top News of the Week December 30, 2013 – January 4, 2014

Cargo Ship in Distress Off Newfoundland Coast Container ship MSC Monterey issued a distress call yesterday while ...

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Top News of the Week December 16 – 21, 2013

Mercy Ships to Build New Hospital Ship Mercy Ships announced that it has reached an agreement with Asian and ...

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Top News of the Week December 9 – 14, 2013

Hyundai Heavy Enters MOU on Development of MOBILE POWERSHIP Polaris Shipping Co., Ltd., Korea Midland Power Co., ...

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Top News of the Week December 2 – 7, 2013

Fire Broke Out on Ro-Ro Vessel CORONA SEAWAYS At around 02.30 this morning, 4 December 2013, a fire broke out on ...

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Top News of the Week November 25 – 30, 2013

The World’s First Mobile Ocean Colony Imagine living at sea, raising your children at sea, to going to work at sea, ...

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Top News of the Week November 18 – 23, 2013

Fire Extinguished on ‘Britannia Seaways’ Cargo Ship Off Norway Danish cargo ship ‘Britannia Seaways’, operated by ...

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Top News of the Week November 11 – 16, 2013

Allseas to Build Single-Lift Vessel Larger than Pieter Schelte Swiss-based Allseas has decided to build a second ...

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Top News of the Week November 4 – 9, 2013

Russia: Construction of World’s Largest Icebreaker Progresses Baltiysky Zavod, a subsidiary of United Shipbuilding ...

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Top News of the Week October 28 – November 2, 2013

Two Ships Collide in Kiel Canal, Germany A coastal cargo ship Siderfly collided with Dutch-flagged gas carrier ...

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Top News of the Week October 21 – 26, 2013

Qatar: Nakilat Damen Shipyards Signs Newbuild Orders Qatar’s premier marine company Nakilat has secured vessel ...

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Top News of the Week October 14 – 19, 2013

Float-On and Transport of Costa Concordia Onboard Dockwise Vanguard Following the successful parbuckling of Costa ...

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Top News of the Week October 7 – 12, 2013

Costa Crociere Hires Dockwise Vanguard to Transport Concordia Wreck Dockwise, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal ...

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Top News of the Week September 30 – October 5, 2013

The World’s Fastest Ship Christened by Argentina’s President On October 1, 2013 in Buenos Aires the President of ...

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Top News of the Week September 23 – 28, 2013

Norsafe Recaptures World Record for Free-Fall Lifeboats (VIDEO) At 7:50pm on Tuesday 3rd September, the world’s ...

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