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Kenny Rogers calls time at IMC’s Aurora Tankers

Monday, 22 April 2019

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Keppel aims to hire more staff for offshore yards

Monday, 22 April 2019

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Watch: MOL to install augmented reality system on 21 VLCCs

Monday, 22 April 2019

Japanese shipping company MOL announced its intention to install a navigation system using augmented reality (AR) technology jointly developed by...

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USCG rescues three after boat capsizes in Clearwater Pass

Monday, 22 April 2019

As the USCG announced, they rescued three people on Saturday, April 20, after their 25-foot boat capsized in Clearwater Pass. After the call and...

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Nigeria arrests nine for possessing firearms onboard

Monday, 22 April 2019

On Thursday, the Nigerian Navy handed over nine suspected pirates to the Interpol unit of the Nigeria Police, for allegedly possessing firearms and...

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BPA calls for transport funding

Monday, 22 April 2019

The British Ports Association is in favour of focusing on freight transport, a recommendation by the National Infrastructure Commission. Yet, it...

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CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study

Thursday, 21 February 2019

CSA 2020 briefs industry on positive results of scrubber wash water composition study

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Concerns raised over EC scrubber submission

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

The Clean Shipping Alliance 2020 (CSA 2020) expressed strong concerns about a proposal submitted by the European Commission (EC) which urges the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to change its Exhaust Gas Cleaning System (“scrubber”) guidelines.

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Exmar uses Luminultra technology to check water quality

Monday, 18 February 2019

Belgium-headquartered EXMAR Ship Management has selected the LuminUltra Quench-Gone Aqueous (QGA) test kit to monitor the quality of the drinking water produced onboard the LPG FSO NKOSSA II.

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U.N. Security Council Focuses its Attention on Maritime Crime

Wednesday, 06 February 2019

Transnational maritime crime is becoming more sophisticated as criminal groups exploit the open spaces of the high seas, warned Yury Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in a United Nations Security Council hearing on Tuesday.

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Seafarers' Charity Launches New Chaplains’ Directory

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

Seafarers’ charity Stella Maris-Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) has launched a new version of its global port chaplains’ directory which helps seafarers get access to pastoral, practical and emotional support wherever they are in the world.

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UK Government to support safe maritime trade and economic growth across overseas territories

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) have today launched a five-day capacity building seminar to help UK Overseas Territories support safe maritime trade.

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      Company News

Shoreham Port Hosts Sustainability Tour

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Attendees from the Sustainable Business Partnership’s Utilise Plus program enjoyed an informative visit to Shoreham Port this week to learn about sustainability at the Port.

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Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

The technology group Wärtsilä’s EnergoProFin, an energy saving propeller cap that delivers average fuel savings of two percent, has been listed in the 2019 Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s EcoAction Program which provides harbour dues discounts for vessels calling on the Port of Vancouver that meet environmental best practices that reduce emissions, underwater noise and other environmental impacts.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries signs LOI to join Charter of Trust for Cybersecurity

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) signed a letter of intent to join the Charter of Trust for Cybersecurity in Tokyo, expanding the Charter's reach into Asia.

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ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry

Thursday, 14 February 2019

New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route known for its harsh weather conditions will benefit from efficiency and sustainability enabled by ABB’s technology.

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Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Tuesday, 05 February 2019

Today, worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel launches a powerful new antifouling coating - Atlantic+ - providing flexible and reliable performance.

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GAC Group P&I expert wins Women Professional Excellence

Monday, 19 November 2018

Meena Mathews, GAC Group’s Regional Manager P&I (Protection & Indemnity) – Middle East, has won the Women Professional Excellence for P&I Claims Management title in the Golden Shield Excellence Awards 2018.

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      Safety News
 

18/04/2019 12:04

Cubesat carries first 3D-printed space antenna - The Engineer
Cubesat carries first 3D-printed space antenna  The EngineerA cubesat containing the first commercial microwave radiometer and 3D-printed...

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18/04/2019 12:04

Protection Vessels International: Weekly Maritime Security Report - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Protection Vessels International: Weekly Maritime Security Report  Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideFiver robbers boarded a bulk carrier at...

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18/04/2019 12:04

Oakland A's stadium runs into potential roadblock from maritime industry - SportBusiness
Oakland A's stadium runs into potential roadblock from maritime industry  SportBusinessThe proposed Oakland A's waterfront ballpark is...

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18/04/2019 12:04

EUROPE: IMO 2020 – The 'once-in-a-generation disruptor' - Bunkerspot
EUROPE: IMO 2020 – The 'once-in-a-generation disruptor'  BunkerspotWith the implement of IMO 2020 now just months away, the UK Chamber of...

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18/04/2019 11:04

Osinbajo: FG Restates Commitment to Niger Delta Devt - THISDAY Newspapers
Osinbajo: FG Restates Commitment to Niger Delta Devt  THISDAY NewspapersHamid Ayodeji. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osibanjo has revealed the...

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18/04/2019 11:04

Trading Results: Navios Maritime Partners LP (NYSE: NMM) - Reagents Global Market
Trading Results: Navios Maritime Partners LP (NYSE: NMM)  Reagents Global MarketNavios Maritime Partners LP is in the transportation and...

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      Security News
 

18/04/2019 10:04

Pirates attack ship off Bonny, as Spanish warship rescues another - Ships&Ports
Pirates attack ship off Bonny, as Spanish warship rescues another  Ships&PortsArmed pirates have attacked a product tanker at anchorage off...

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18/04/2019 09:04

Massive Growth of +11% CAGR for Maritime security Market to 2026 with Leading Vendors: AgustaWestland, FLIR Systems, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Thales Group, AAI - openPR
Massive Growth of +11% CAGR for Maritime security Market to 2026 with Leading Vendors: AgustaWestland, FLIR Systems, Lockheed Martin, Northrop...

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18/04/2019 04:04

Peruvian robbers beat up seafarer during bulker raid - TradeWinds
Peruvian robbers beat up seafarer during bulker raid  TradeWindsA seafarer on routine rounds was attacked and beaten after five robbers...

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18/04/2019 02:04

Spanish Navy rescues Nigerian vessel from pirates - The Punch
Spanish Navy rescues Nigerian vessel from pirates  The PunchAnna Okon The Spanish Navy's offshore patrol vessel Serviola has rescued the...

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17/04/2019 12:04

Revealed: The U.S. military's 36 code-named operations in Africa - Yahoo News
Revealed: The U.S. military's 36 code-named operations in Africa  Yahoo NewsYahoo News has assembled a list of three dozen code-named...

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17/04/2019 11:04

Occupational hazards: The Russian military in Crimea - European Council on Foreign Relations
Occupational hazards: The Russian military in Crimea  European Council on Foreign RelationsWhile its current disposition in Crimea is mainly...

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      Enviroment News
 

18/04/2019 08:04

Abadan Ports Exports Up 56% in 2018 - Maritime Logistics News
Abadan Ports Exports Up 56% in 2018  Maritime Logistics NewsAbadan, Arvandankar and Choabdeh ports experienced an increase of 56% in 2018,...

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18/04/2019 07:04

Surbana Jurong to develop strategic plan for Mexico's interoceanic corridor - The Straits Times
Surbana Jurong to develop strategic plan for Mexico's interoceanic corridor  The Straits TimesSINGAPORE - Urban and infrastructure...

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18/04/2019 07:04

Mid-Hudson Calendar of Events: April 18 and 19, 2019 | Life and Entertainment - The Daily Freeman
Mid-Hudson Calendar of Events: April 18 and 19, 2019 | Life and Entertainment  The Daily FreemanClass: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Artistic Anatomy...

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18/04/2019 04:04

The U.S. Navy Can Do More To Leverage A Bigger Panama Canal - Forbes
The U.S. Navy Can Do More To Leverage A Bigger Panama Canal  ForbesFew constraints have informed U.S. naval thinking longer than the humble...

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18/04/2019 04:04

B.C. art exhibit focuses on ocean plastics in effort to highlight environmental damage - The Globe and Mail
B.C. art exhibit focuses on ocean plastics in effort to highlight environmental damage  The Globe and MailThe exhibit is the latest by...

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18/04/2019 03:04

European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - From promise to delivery: Commission welcomes final European Parliament votes under 2014-2019 mandate - EU News
European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - From promise to delivery: Commission welcomes final European Parliament votes under 2014-2019...

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      Events

4th Annual International Shipping Forum – China

Friday, 10 May 2019

Shanghai
Capital Link will host its 4th Annual International Shipping Forum – China on Friday, May 10, 2019 at the Grand Kempinski Hotel in Shanghai. It is held in partnership with Columbia Shipmanagement and Singhai Marine Services and with the support of the Shanghai/Pudong Government. ICBC Financial Leasing is the Lead Sponsor of the Forum. Dr. Martin Stopford, Non–Executive President of Clarkson Research Services Limited will deliver the Forum Keynote Address.

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Japan Maritime Forum

Tuesday, 14 May 2019

Tokyo
Capital Link will host its Japan Maritime Forum on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at The Peninsula Hotel in Tokyo. The Forum is held in partnership with Columbia Shipmanagement and Fearnley Securities. The Forum will explore business development opportunities linking leaders from the international and Japanese shipowning, finance, shipbuilding and trading communities. The Forum will provide networking opportunities with major banks, leasing firms, shipyards, trading houses, and industry participants.

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