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Swire Bulk takes delivery of eco-friendly, log-fitted bulker

Swire Bulk, a bulk division of The China Navigation Company, has taken delivery of its new, log-fit...

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  • Vessels
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Western Bulk joins Oceanbolt online data platform

Norwegian dry bulk specialist Western Bulk has signed up with Oceanbolt, an Oslo-based tech startup...

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  • Collaboration
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IMO industry alliance intensifies efforts to cut ship emissions

The Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to Support Low Carbon Shipping – ​a key International Maritime O...

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  • Collaboration
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China extends IMO Ballast Water Management Convention to Hong Kong

The Ballast Water Management Convention (BWMC) — an important international treaty which help...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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Three kidnapped from tanker off Nigerian coast

Three crew members were kidnapped from a tanker at Opobo river mouth, some 27 nautical miles off ea...

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  • Vessels
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Hyundai Heavy secures deal to build two scrubber-fitted VLCCs

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group has received an order for the ...

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  • Vessels
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BPA: Green maritime fund, Freeports could be part of UK’s economic recovery from COVID-19

The British Ports Association (BPA) has published an economic recovery plan for the UK government t...

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  • Ports & Logistics
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US FMC launches investigation into Canadian ballast water regulations

The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has voted unanimously to accept a petition filed by the La...

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  • Rules & Regulation
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K Line’s new car carrier gets LNG fuel tanks

Earlier this month, LNG fuel tanks have been installed on a car carrier which is under construction...

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  • Vessels
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CMA CGM, multinationals urge world leaders for green recovery from coronavirus

French container shipping major CMA CGM and other major multinationals have reaffirmed their scienc...

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  • Collaboration
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Norwegian shipowners want to have climate neutral fleet by 2050

Norwegian Shipowners’ Association has unveiled a new strategy whose goal is for the entire Norwegia...

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  • Transition
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Schottel propels Tasmanian all-aluminium ferry

German manufacturer Schottel has provided its propulsion solutions for Nairana, a new all-aluminium...

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  • Vessels
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European shipowners: Investments in making fleet greener will no longer be possible after COVID-19

Investments in the reduction of air emissions from ships would no longer be possible in a post coro...

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  • Market outlooks
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BAE Systems: Charting a cleaner feature with electric power and propulsion

BAE Systems is stepping up efforts to help marine operators get to a zero-emission future with elec...

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  • Technology
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UK safeguards critical freight routes with £35 million support

The UK government has signed agreements with six operators to provide up to £35 million to help ens...

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  • Regulation & policy
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Cost-cutting measures, stronger freight rates help HMM narrow loss in first quarter

South Korea’s shipping major HMM closed the first quarter of this year with a significantly n...

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  • Business & Finance
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Rand wraps up American Steamship acquisition

Rand Logistics completed the acquisition of American Steamship Company (ASC) from GATX Corporation....

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  • Business developments & projects
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COVID-19 could be driving force to decarbonise shipping before 2050

The coronavirus pandemic is opening up many new opportunities for the shipping industry, Cristina A...

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  • Transition
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Higher bunker costs hurt Hapag-Lloyd’s earnings

German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd felt a negative impact of higher bunker prices in the first quart...

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  • Business & Finance
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Hartmann chooses MAN dual-fuel engines for new LPG tankers

MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply individual MAN B&W ME-LGIP liquid gas injec...

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  • Equipment
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Evac BWTS selected for Irish Lights aids to navigation vessel

Evac Group’s Evac Evolution BWTS has been selected for installation on the ILV Granuaile, an ...

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  • Equipment
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NYK’s autonomous ship framework gets ClassNK AiP

Classification society ClassNK has granted AIP to NYK Line and its group company MTI Co., Ltd. for t...

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  • Certification & Classification
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