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NYSHEX Adds New Members in its Council

From left: Bjorn Jensen, Jochen Gutschmidt and Nick Fafoutis. Photo: NYSHEX

 The New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX), the container shipping industry’s solution for digital and enforceable freight contracting,  has announces the appointment of new members to its board of directors

Ports of Indiana: Building on Success

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The Ports of Indiana is a statewide port authority, established in 1963, which operates three ports: two on the Ohio River, one on Lake Michigan. Port officials refer to the three as “America’s Premier Inland Port System.

835 Ships Sold to Scrap Yards in 2017

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More than 800 large oceangoing commercial vessels were sold to the scrap yards in 2017, according to the latest data from the NGO Shipbreaking Platform.   Of the 835 ships sold to scrap yards, 543 vessels – or 80.

Shipbuilding

Marine News Boat of the Month: February 2018

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Ellis Island, largest hopper dredge in United States market built and delivered by Eastern

Uljanik Floats Out Scenic Eclipse

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Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik Shipyard said it has floated out a new polar discovery passenger

Fincantieri Lays Keel for Italy’s New Amphibious Unit

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A keel laying ceremony of the multipurpose amphibious unit (LHD or Landing Helicopter Dock) was

Contracts

Global Ship Lease Extends Charter with OOCL

OOCL Qingdao. Photo: OOCL

Global Ship Lease, a containership charter owner, today announced that it has agreed to an

Wärtsilä Inks 25 Maintenance Deal with Maersk Drilling

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Wärtsilä said it has entered a cooperation with drilling contractor Maersk Drilling to create a

Golden Ocean Boosts Dividend as Q4 Financials Beat Street

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Dry bulk shipper Golden Ocean proposed a bigger than expected dividend for the fourth quarter on

Technology

WFN: Cable Route Survey Support for Kativik

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WFN Strategies has been awarded a contract by Kativik Regional Government, a supramunicipal body

Noble Energy Profit Beats Estimates

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U.S. oil and gas producer Noble Energy Inc reported adjusted quarterly profit on Tuesday that

DNV GL Has Issued Over 50,000 Electronic Certificates

DNV GL has issued over 50,000 electronic class certificates (Photo: DNV GL)

With the introduction of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates DNV GL took

Legal

Subsea 7 to Invest in Xodus Group

SEVEN FALCON. Photo: Subsea 7

Leading global contractor in seabed-to-surface engineering, construction and services to the

Matson Reports Q4 Earnings Per Share $3.90

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Honolulu-based Matson Inc reported fourth-quarter net income of $166.9 million. On a per-share

China, not Trump, Drives U.S. Coal Revival

A typical coal cargo underway on the inland rivers (CREDIT: Inland Marine)

If China does seek a way to retaliate against U.S. proposals to impose import curbs on steel and

People & Company News

iContainers to Represent Spain at 4YFN

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iContainers, a 100% online freight forwarder, has been chosen as one of the 32 most innovative and

Britannia Appoints Exclusive Correspondent in Taiwan

In a move to maintain the highest possible service levels to its Members in Asia, Britannia P&I has recently made two important changes.   In April last year, Britannia’s Managers

Morch Elected to J. Lauritzen BoD

Kristian V. Mørch. Photo: Odfjell SE

Danish shipping company J. Lauritzen adds CEO of Norwegian Odfjell, Kristian V. Mørch

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