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Wärtsilä acquires Transas

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Wärtsilä announced today that it has acquired Transas, an innovative, digital solutions provider headquartered in the UK. This acquisition is a recognition of Transas’ strong position in the maritime

Threat from wandering greenhouse gas

AWI sea-ice physicists have ericted an ice camp to

On the seafloor of the shallow coastal regions north of Siberia, microorganisms produce methane when they break down plant remains. If this greenhouse gas finds its way into the water, it can also become

DP World to Increase CapEx as 2017 Performance Shines

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DP World, one of the world's largest port operators, said on Thursday full-year profit rose 14.9 percent in 2017 and that it would spend $1.4 billion on capital expenditure this year.   Profit for the


CEMEX UK Orders Dredger Newbuild

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CEMEX UK has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group to build the first in a new generation

World's Largest DynaRig Sailing Yacht Delivered

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Oceanco Yacht delivered 106.7M (350 ft) Black Pearl— the largest Dynarig sailing yacht in the world.

Mitsui Delivers Bulker to Ostria Marine

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Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MES) completed and delivered a 66,000 dwt type bulk


ADNOC Signs Major Offshore Concession Agreements with Total

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The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed agreements with Total of France

Port of Gothenburg: Sustained Growth in Ro-Ro Operations

Working in collaboration with several North Europe

Ro-ro operations at the Port of Gothenburg are looking bright, with sustained growth three years

Gulf Island Wins $63.5m Navy Deal for T-ATS

Gulf Island Shipyards LLC, Houma, Louisiana, is being awarded a $63,560,942 firm-fixed-price and fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract for the detail design and


OI 2018 London: That's a Wrap

Photo: Greg Trauthwein

Just back from London and the Oceanology International exhibition put on at Excel London

DNV GL: The Drone Squad for Ship Surveys

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With four drone types in its arsenal, DNV GL has adapted its survey technology to various ship

Lloyd’s Register Acquires Cyber Security Firm Nettitude

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Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced it has acquired cyber security services provider Nettitude.


McDermott and CB&I Conclude Merger

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McDermott International and CB&I announced that the companies have received antitrust clearance

DP World Acquires Cosmos Agencia Maritima in Peru

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Dubai-based DP World, , one of the world's largest port operators, said it had bought a logistics

U.S. Wants Export Caps in Return for Scrapping Tariffs

The United States has set conditions for scrapping its planned punitive tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe, German magazine Der Spiegel reported

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MN100 2018 Application is Online and Open

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Each year the August edition of Marine News magazine, the leading voice in the North American

PSA International sees profit jump 5.0%

Fock Siew Wah, Group Chairman, PSA International,

* PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) handled 74.24 million TEUs for the year ended 31 December 2017

Drydocks World Earns Dubai Chamber CSR Label

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Drydocks World - a DP World company, the leading provider of maritime and offshore services to

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