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  • Hapag-Lloyd Reaches Merger Terms with UASC June 28, 2016
    German container shipping line Hapag Lloyd AG on Tuesday said it has reached an agreement on terms and conditions of a business combination agreement with Arab peer United Arab Shipping Company (UASC). The deal, which would involve all shares in UASC …
  • Ocean Cleanup Launches Boomy McBoomface June 28, 2016
    The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch foundation developing technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, has unveiled its North Sea prototype. The prototype will become the first ocean cleanup system ever tested at sea.  The prototype will be installed in the N …
  • China Tries to Improve Ties Despite Maritime Dispute June 28, 2016
    China's top diplomat met Vietnam's leadership on Monday during a scheduled visit aimed at strengthening historically close relations at a time when ties are strained by squabbles over the South China Sea. The trip by State Councillor Yang J …
  • AMVER Vessel Recognized for Rescue of 19 Fishermen June 28, 2016
    On Monday, representatives from the U.S. Coast Guard and the Automated Mutual Assistance Vessel Rescue System (AMVER) presented an award to the crew of the bulker K. Coral in recognition of her rescue of 19 Chinese and Indonesian fishermen from a bur …
  • Surge of Fatal Accidents in Chittagong June 28, 2016
    At least five shipbreaking workers have been killed and five more severely injured in a series of accidents in Bangladesh, says NGO Shipbreaking Platform.  On May 23, 21-year old Rubel died as a result of a fall at Seiko Steel shipbreaking yard. The …
  • Coalition Answers More Container Weighing Questions June 28, 2016
    The World Shipping Council, the TT Club, the International Cargo Handling Coordination Association and the Global Shippers’ Forum have jointly released a second Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document designed to support the smooth implementation o …
  • Thirteen Million People Reached on Day of the Seafarer June 28, 2016
    A Twitter Thunderclap for the Day of the Seafarer on June 25 reached nearly 13 million people, says the IMO. Across social media, the message that seafarers are indispensable to the world gained momentum in 165 countries across all the continents.  M …
  • New Oil Cleanup Technology Could Speed Cleanup June 28, 2016
    Researchers from Singapore’s Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology of A*STAR have developed an oil-scavenging material or supergelator that could help clean up oil spills. Current techniques can include the use of dispersants that result in …
  • New Traffic Separation Schemes For Western Australia June 28, 2016
    On December 1 this year, two new Traffic Separation Schemes (TSS) will come into effect off the south-west coast of Western Australia. The two schemes, off Cape Leeuwin and Chatham Island in the state’s south-west, stem from shipping traffic data whi …
  • Duterte May Negotiate With Abu Sayyaf June 27, 2016
    On Friday, Indonesia suspended vessel traffic to all Philippine ports, according to Transport Director Tonny Budiono; he told Antara News that port officials have been ordered to refuse to allow departure to any vessel bound for the Philippines, with …
  • Singapore Container Terminal to Host Living Lab June 27, 2016
    PSA Corporation and the Port Authority of Singapore have set up a “living lab” at Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal. With the support of Singapore’s Economic Development Board, the S$100 million ($73 million) project will run for three years and wil …
  • Moroccan Ports Raise $200 Million in IPO June 27, 2016
    The Moroccan government raised $200 million by selling a 40 percent stake in state-owned port operator Marsa Maroc in the country's first initial public offering this year, traders said on Monday. Marsa Maroc was established in 2006 and manages …
  • CMA CGM Passes NOL Ownership Threshold June 27, 2016
    On Monday, CMA CGM announced that it had reached the ownership threshold required to delist Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) and take it private, a long-expected part of the takeover bid it initiated in December.  Since June 6, when CMA ope …
  • DSME's Ex-CEO Brought In for Questioning June 27, 2016
    Prosecutors in South Korea have called in former DSME CEO Nam Sang-tae for questioning relating to alleged breaches of trust during his six-year tenure in the top post. Officials contend that Nam directed contracts to Busan International Distribution …
  • Norwegian Oil and Gas Unions Prepare to Strike June 27, 2016
     About 755 Norwegian workers on seven oil and gas fields could go on strike from Saturday, hitting output from Western Europe's top producer, if a new wage deal is not agreed before a Friday deadline, trade unions said on Monday. A final round o …

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  • Crowley Named One of the Healthiest Companies in America June 28, 2016
    Crowley Maritime Corp. has been recognized as one of the Healthiest Companies in America by Interactive Health, a national leader known for its personalized wellness solutions. Crowley is one of 154 companies across the country being recognized for h …
  • New £2.5m Port Academy Liverpool Unveiled at Grand Opening June 28, 2016
    Liverpool City Region launches a new £2.5m maritime training academy which it believes is the only one in the UK to create vitally needed skills and become a beacon of international excellence. Hugh Baird College, Bootle, and its supporting partners …
  • Essberger Moves Its Entire Fleet to Marlink's Sealink VSAT Services June 28, 2016
    The Hamburg headquartered John T. Essberger (JTE) Group will migrate the primary communication systems of its entire fleet to Sealink, Marlink’s global maritime broadband VSAT service. The Installation on 22 chemical tankers and 9 dry cargo vessels i …
  • Keppel Completes another FPSO Project for MODEC for Brazil June 28, 2016
    Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) subsidiary, Keppel FELS Brasil SA’s BrasFELS shipyard has recently completed the integration and completion works on a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) unit safely, on time and to the hig …
  • Silver Ships, Inc. Delivers Fire/Rescue Boat June 28, 2016
    Silver Ships, Inc. has recently delivered a 34-foot custom designed and purpose-built all-welded aluminum fire/rescue boat to the Islip Fire District on Long Island, New York. The Islip Fire District’s area of responsibility includes The Great South …
  • Multraship's Damen ASD Tugs Make Names for Themselves June 28, 2016
    Two Damen ASD 3212 tugs for leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship have been named on 24 June at Terneuzen, the Netherlands. The state-of-the-art Multratug 29 and Multratug 30 were built at the Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam, and operat …
  • AEGIR-Marine's Volleyball Team Qualifies for Olympics 2016 June 27, 2016
    With just a couple of weeks before the start of the Olympic Games AEGIR’s beach team VanderVlist-VanGestel won the Continental Cup in Stavanger (Norway). The prize: a ticket to Rio de Janeiro to compete in the Olympics 2016. With a convincing victory …
  • Beier Integrated Systems Purchases South Coast Electric Systems June 27, 2016
    Beier Integrated Systems (Beier) has purchased South Coast Electric Systems (SCES) of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, from American Electric Technologies (AETI). The acquisition expands Beier’s manufacturing capabilities in the marine market and strength …
  • BigLift Shipping Extends Fleet with Sister Vessel Happy Star June 27, 2016
    BigLift Shipping is pleased to announce to have ordered a third Happy S-type vessel. The new build vessel will be identical to BigLift’s Happy Star and will be built by Ouhua Shipbuilding in Zhoushan, China. She will be named Happy Sun and is expecte …
  • Analysis of Bunker Samples Allows For Better Decision Making June 27, 2016
    A study of 3,000 bunker samples by our SeaTec Condition Monitoring team has highlighted the most common causes for off spec fuel. Certified analysis with the addition of detailed diagnostic comments by our senior marine engineers has also enabled us …
  • RH Marine Commended by CMAL June 27, 2016
    RH Marine has been commended by Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd. (CMAL) at the Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards in Amsterdam. CMAL’s third hybrid, RoPax ferry the MV Catriona won the Electric & Hybrid Propulsion System of the Year Award at the …
  • Wärtsilä to Power Two New Indian Dredgers June 27, 2016
    Wärtsilä has won an order for two new 8000m3 trailing suction hopper dredgers being built for the Adani group, India's largest private multi-port operator. The vessels are the first of a new IHC Beagle series designed by Royal IHC (IHC) of the N …
  • Human Rights at Sea Builds Iranian Relations June 26, 2016
    Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce the further development of its international Internship Programme as sponsored by Seafarers UK, with the acceptance of Mrs Hajar Hejazi as its first female Iranian-based intern. Hajar was born in Dehaghan, E …
  • ABB Opens Its First Integrated Operations Center in Asia June 24, 2016
    ABB is opening a new integrated Operations Center in Singapore, the third facility of its type, which will allow the company’s expert engineers to follow the sun across the globe.  Typically, at the end of the working day, the Singapore Center will h …
  • Corvus Energy Awarded Supplier of the Year June 24, 2016
    Corvus Energy has been awarded ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the 2016 Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards being held at the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam. This is the second consecutive year that Corvus has received this award whic …

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