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IMRF Conducts Mass Rescue Operations Workshop in Bangladesh

The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF), the international charity preventing loss of life in the world's waters, has delivered a high-level specialist workshop on...

Tariffs Make World’s Biggest Shipping Company’s Life Even Tougher

A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S may struggle to make a profit this year after the U.S. and China descended into a trade war that promises to hurt...

Maritime Pilots Awarded for Bravery

Two maritime pilots, who fought with a major fire to bring a burning ship to safety, received the 2017 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery...

Palmali Files USD 2 Billion Claim Against Litasco

Palmali, a Turkey-based shipping company has filed a claim worth approximately USD 2 billion against Litasco, the international marketing and trading company of Lukoil. According to Reuters, the...

Subsea 7 Bags Contract for Offshore Azerbaijan

Subsea 7 S.A. today announced the award of a substantial contract by BP Exploration for the provision of subsea inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) services...

APL Expands Eagle GO. Guaranteed Service to 29 Asian Port Origins

APL today announced the extension of its Eagle GO. Guaranteed service to 29 Asian ports which are called by 22 APL North America-destined services. "Introduced...

d’Amico Announces the Sale and Leaseback of MT High Freedom

d’Amico International Shipping S.A. announced that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers D.A.C. (Ireland) (“d’Amico Tankers”) signed a memorandum of agreement and bareboat charter...

Aegean Marine Announces Agreement to Acquire H.E.C. Europe Limited

Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding share capital of H.E.C....

ICS Envisions Zero CO2 Emissions by Shipping Sector in Future

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is representing the world’s national shipowners’ associations and over 80 percent of the world merchant fleet at the...

First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with Motion-compensated Gangway System Enters Service

The partnership between Damen Shipyards Group and Ampelmann to extend the benefits of motion-compensated gangway systems to fast crew supply vessels has reached a...