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  • 12 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Greek dry bulk owner and operator Diana Shipping has taken delivery of the M/V Maera (formerly Manzoni), a Panamax dry bulk vessel bought in February 2016. The company has also obtained a term loan of more than USD 13 million to finance the acquisition cost of the vessel.  Namely, Diana has completed a drawdown of USD 13.5 million under a […]

  • 19 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has secured a charter contract for one of its Panamaxes at a higher charter rate. Under the agreement with Seoul-based Unico Logistics, Diana Shipping’s dry bulker m/v Maera was hired at a gross charter rate of USD 11,900 per day for a period of nine to eleven months. […]

  • 10 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Diana Shipping inks a time charter contract with Singapore’s ST Shipping and Transport for one of its Panamax vessels.

  • 18 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    With the sale of Dione and Danae, Diana Shipping’s fleet will consist of 46 dry bulk vessels.

  • 27 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Greek dry bulk owner and operator Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for two of its Panamax dry bulkers, M/V Naias and M/V Artemis. The contracts, signed with Geneva-based Bunge S.A., include a gross charter rate of USD 5,000 per day for M/V Naias and USD 5,350 per day for M/V Artemis. The 73,546 dwt Panamax Naias was chartered […]

  • 27 January 2014

    Dutch shipbuilder VEKA Group has announced the takeover of the Madera Ribs. By the end of last year, the Dutch RIB brand Madera, a top brand for professional and military RIBs, went bankrupt as a result of the weak economy and a focus on a wrong market. The Dutch VEKA Group has expressed confidence in […]

  • 21 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Telco infrastructure company Telxius announced that Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed an IRU agreement for the use of a fibre pair on MAREA, the transatlantic submarine cable partially owned by Telxius. MAREA subsea cable system connects Virginia Beach, United States of America, and Sopelana, Spain. Telxius opened MAREA for business in April 2018. With […]

  • 18 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The International Association of Dredging Companies (IADC) has confirmed Dr. Kantharaj Murali, Ocean Engineering and Engineering Unit Chairman of IIT Madras, to be one of the speakers at their Dredging for Sustainable Infrastructure Conference, scheduled for 18 October in New Delhi. During his presentation, Dr. Murali will address the regional challenges on sustainable dredging. Dr. Murali […]

  • 28 February 2012

    Cornwall Wildlife Trust, the local charity that protects wildlife on land and at sea, has announced that it supports an alternative option to develop Falmouth Docks which would save part of a nationally rare marine habitat. This alternative option is outlined in the Docks’ own Masterplan and initial estimates shows it could provide the economic […]

  • 29 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Telxius, the communications infrastructure company of the Telefonica Group, has launched its purpose-built, interconnection-rich, Derio communications hub. Strategically located in the north of Spain, it is only a few kilometers away from subsea cable MAREA’s landing point. With 2,000 sqm and up to 4 MW of power, the Derio facility is carrier neutral and features […]

  • 22 September 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius, a subsidiary of telecom provider Telefónica, have completed the 4,000-mile-long subsea cable connecting Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Bilbao, Spain.  Dubbed Marea, Spanish for “tide,” it is the first subsea cable connecting Virginia and Spain. Marea is also the highest-capacity subsea cable to cross the Atlantic, providing up to 160 terabits of data per […]

  • 13 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Telia Carrier and Telxius have announced an agreement for multi-terabit capacity services combining transatlantic capacity from Telxius in the new 6,600 km MAREA cable system and Telia Carrier’s European backbone network. The combination of Telia Carrier’s extensive terrestrial European and North American footprint and Telxius’ newest transatlantic cable assets will not only provide both parties […]

  • 22 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Network communications provider Windstream Wholesale is connecting its core network to the MAREA and BRUSA cable landing station in Virginia Beach through Telxius, a Telefónica Group company. The new access point should provide Windstream Wholesale customers with high-speed network connections into Europe, South America, the Caribbean over the MAREA and BRUSA subsea cables and multiple […]

  • 27 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Infinera, provider of intelligent transport networks, said it has successfully completed a series of record-breaking submarine field trials over MAREA, a 6,600-kilometer submarine cable between Virginia Beach, Virginia and Bilbao, Spain. The trials used Infinera’s fourth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE4) advanced coherent technology to achieve new records for trans-Atlantic real-time spectral efficiency: 6.21 bits per […]

  • 24 August 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Danish driller Maersk Drilling has named Jesper Ridder Olsen its new Chief Financial Officer, following an announcement by Maersk last week that it will demerge the drilling unit via the Nasdaq Copenhagen listing in 2019.

  • 17 July 2012

    The Marine Management Organisation has announced it has approved a licence for a maerl-relocation trial to take place in the Falmouth area. James Cross, Chief Executive of the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) said ““We have agreed to the trial as it will provide information on the extent to which maerl and its associated communities survive […]

  • 4 September 2012

    According to, a small-scale dredging trial in Falmouth Harbour to measure the potential environmental impacts of relocating maerl habitat is set to go ahead this month after Falmouth Harbour Commissioners (FHC) awarded the work to a Chatham-based specialist dredging contractor. The cost of the trial is expected to exceed £200,000 which is being funded […]

  • 10 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Equinix and Telxius are working together on U.S. facilities and services for the next-generation cable landing station architecture for the MAREA and BRUSA cable systems. The two subsea cables will terminate in the U.S. directly into the MAREA and BRUSA cable landing station located in Virginia Beach, VA, and the capacity will extend the backhaul […]

  • 1 March 2012

    Enthusiastic Bahamians turned out with a record amount of investment cash to grab a share of the company now developing the 56-acre Nassau Container Port and 15-acre Gladstone Freight Terminal. In the initial public offering (IPO) for the port’s holding company, Arawak Port Development (APD), investors scooped up all $10 million worth of shares offered […]

  • 27 May 2016
    Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Microsoft and Facebook announced on Thursday an agreement to build new subsea cable across the Atlantic.  According to Facebook, the “MAREA” cable construction will start in August 2016 with completion expected in October 2017. “Microsoft and Facebook are collaborating on this system to accelerate the development of the next-generation of Internet infrastructure and support the explosion […]

  • 19 October 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity company, has been named the system supply partner for the new MAREA submarine cable across the Atlantic Ocean. TE SubCom has completed the route survey and began manufacture of the system at its facility in Newington, New Hampshire. The parties are on track to begin laying cable using TE SubCom’s installation […]

  • 26 September 2011

    John Fredriksen, the owner of supertankers and oil rigs, remained the richest person in Norway this year after his wealth dropped …  By Meera Bhatia (Bloomberg) [mappress] Source:Bloomberg ,September 26, 2011;