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Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Agreement with the China Council for the Promotion of International...

Abu Dhabi Ports inked a new agreement with the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade to explore new commercial opportunities between Chinese...

BP Commits to 2 New North Sea Developments, Awards Contract to Subsea 7

BP today announced that it has committed to two new North Sea developments which are expected to produce 30,000 barrels gross of oil equivalent...

Foreign Vessels near Walvis Suspected Oil Leakers

One or two suspected foreign vessels – one passing by Walvis Bay and one inside port limits – may have been responsible for the...

Damen Shipyards Group Delivers 19-Vessel Order to Combi Lift

Damen has officially delivered on-time a complete 19-vessel order to AAS Amur Assets Shipping Limited, a joint venture set up by Combi Lift GmbH...

CMHI and DNV GL Ink LoI for Two Multi-Activity Jack-Ups

China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd (CMHI) and DNV GL signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) for the classification of two multi-activity jack-up...

ABS Evaluation Demonstrates Feasibility of LPG as Fuel Strategy for Dorian LPG

ABS completed an in-depth techno-economic evaluation commissioned by Dorian LPG, evaluating compliance options for impending global sulfur cap requirements. Dorian LPG owns and operates...

AFLAS Awards 2018: Hamburg Süd Bags “Best Shipping Line” between Asia and Europe Award

This year, Hamburg Süd numbers among the winners of the prestigious Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain (AFLAS) Awards of the shipping and logistics...
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China Sets Tier II Rules for Ships in Domestic Trade

As of September 1, 2018, Chinese-flagged and imported ships employed on domestic trades will be required to comply with the NOx Tier II emission...

Shipping Finance: China’s New Tool in Becoming a Global Maritime Power

China began 2018 by making important strategic moves in the shipping industry. On January 10, COSCO Shipping Development, COSCO Shipping’s leasing finance arm announced...

COSCO Shipping to Launch Total Cogent Holdings Takeover

COSCO Shipping International (Singapore) has reached the required threshold to launch a compulsory purchase of all shares in compatriot logistics company Cogent Holdings Limited...