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dsme

July 15, 2019

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from LR for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®). The fleet monitoring...
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tanker

July 15, 2019

Gibraltar took the decision to seize an Iranian tanker last week solely because the ship was in breach of European Union sanctions and not on...
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crude_tanker

July 15, 2019

Shipping companies sailing through the Middle East Gulf are being urged to avoid having private armed security guards onboard as the risk of escalation in...
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EA-Gibson

July 15, 2019

It is official. After weeks of speculation and some minor reshuffling in terms of meeting dates, in early July OPEC+ announced the extension of their...
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containers

July 15, 2019

Freight volumes in the United States and around the world are falling, signalling tougher times for manufacturers amid escalating trade tensions and heightened uncertainty. (more…)
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A flag flying from a ship on the Panama Canal, 5th January 2012. (Photo by Francis Tsang/Cover/Getty Images)

July 15, 2019

Panama will withdraw its flag from more vessels that violate sanctions and international legislation, the country’s maritime authority told Reuters, following the removal of about...
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thomas-cook

July 12, 2019

Thomas Cook Group announces that it is in advanced discussions with the Group’s largest shareholder, Fosun Tourism Group and its affiliates, and Thomas Cook’s core...
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tanker

July 12, 2019

Britain does not intend to escort every British-flagged merchant vessel through the Strait of Hormuz, a security source said on Thursday, after a Royal Navy...
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UK Maritime_Minister

July 12, 2019

All new ships for UK waters ordered from 2025 should be designed with zero-emission capable technologies, in ambitious plans set out by Maritime Minister Nusrat...
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Hyundai-Samho

July 12, 2019

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG)....
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Suezmax-tanker

July 12, 2019

The Asian Suezmax market was watching developments cautiously Thursday after oil major BP’s tanker, the British Heritage, was allegedly approached by Iranian vessels in the...
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ships

July 12, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose to its highest in more than five and a half years on Thursday, driven by higher rates...
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DP World

July 12, 2019

Port operator DP World is set to raise $1.3 billion on Thursday through conventional and Islamic bond issues, documents issued by banks involved in the...
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Samsung Heavy Industries Shipyard

July 11, 2019

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, said Wednesday it will build a research and development facility to boost its competitiveness in...
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ONE

July 11, 2019

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has taken delivery of the 14,000 TEU containership ONE Cygnus from Japan Marine United Corporation’s shipyard at Kure, Hiroshima. (more…)
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