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Posted: 2 days ago

Seafarers in Australia refuse to sail as crew change crisis continues to brew

Crews on two more ships in Australia have refused to keep sailing, demanding repatriation as crew ch...

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  • Vessels
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Føreid steps down from Höegh LNG Partners roles

Höegh LNG Partners, the Bermuda-based limited partnership formed by Norway’s floating giant Höegh LN...

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  • Outlook & strategy
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Posted: 4 days ago

Hurtigruten halts all expedition cruises after coronavirus outbreak

Norway’s expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten temporarily suspended expedition sailings for ...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cathie boosts business development team

Offshore geoscience and geotechnical engineering consultancy Cathie has appointed Matthew Laing as U...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 5 days ago

STEM hydropower and MRE portals go live

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) and the National Renewabl...

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  • Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
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Maersk Drilling chief financial officer to step down

The chief financial officer (CFO) of Danish offshore driller Maersk Drilling has announced he would ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

Eni names new chief financial officer

Italian energy major Eni has appointed a new chief financial officer (CFO) of the company. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

Report: Crane collapses at Indian shipbuilding yard, 11 dead

At least 11 workers were crushed to death after a huge crane collapsed at an Indian shipyard in Vish...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 6 days ago
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UAE opens up for crew changes

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has resumed crew change activities in all its ports and waters, the F...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Forbes: Carnival Corp one of America’s best employers for women

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest cruise company, has been named one of Amer...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

ICPC welcomes new general manager

The International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) has appointed Ryan Wopschall as its new general ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 11 days ago

Seafarer mental health crisis at a tipping point due to COVID-19 impact

 The seafarer community is in the midst of a mental health crisis due to the impacts of the COVID-19...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 11 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Schlumberger cuts 21,000 jobs after ‘the most challenging quarter in past decades’

Giant oilfield services provider Schlumberger is cutting around 21,000 jobs as a response to one of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 12 days ago

Longshoremen launch a 4-day strike at Port of Montreal

The Longshoremen’s Union at the Port of Montreal has launched a four-day strike seeking greater work...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 12 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

COVID-19 cases found on board AIDA ships in Rostock

Several COVID-19 cases have been confirmed on two cruise ships operated by German cruise line AIDA C...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

New president and director for WHOI

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has appointed Dr. Peter de Menocal as the eleventh presi...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

ICS calls out irresponsible manning agencies for breaching protocols as crew-change crisis hits 500,000 seafarers

Reports of non-compliance with strict crew change protocols, resulting in seafarers testing positive...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Greece exempts seafarers from entry restriction

Greece has exempted seafarers from COVID-19-related travel restrictions, meeting its pledge to the I...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Two Hapag-Lloyd ships return to normal ops after crew tests negative for COVID-19

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd confirmed that there is no active COVID-19 cases on board its tw...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

Singapore warns of increasing number of COVID-19-infected seafarers, breaches of SHN orders

Singapore Shipping Association has voiced concern about the increasing number of seafarers arriving ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

ENGIE and EDPR hear the call of Ocean Winds

ENGIE and EDP Renováveis have announced the creation of Ocean Winds (OW), a joint venture equally co...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

Stranded seafarers on board Danish ships can return home

The Danish government, together with Danish Shipping, the maritime section of the Danish Metalworke...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Updated: Pirates kidnap 13 seafarers in the furthest offshore attack in GoG yet

A group of armed pirates boarded a product tanker offshore Benin on Friday, July 17, and kidnapped 1...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

ITF: 600,000 seafarers impacted by crew change crisis

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) estimates that there are now approximately 300...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Maersk says crew change situation not tenable as it pushes with repatriation efforts

Danish container shipping major Maersk is pushing forward with the repatriation of its seafarers, li...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

Aker Solutions merging with Kværner, names new CEO

Norwegian firms Aker Solutions and Kværner have entered into a merger plan to create an optimized su...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 23 days ago