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REGULATORY WATCH: The Global 0.50% Sulfur Cap: 30 months and counting down …

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Industry frets about the coming deadline. Shipping desperately wants to be ready, but will global shore-based infrastructure and refining capacity match the demand that is sure to come? And … are regulators

OP/ED: How Growth Can Benefit the Environment

Thomas A. Jelenić, Vice President for Pacific Merc

You might call 2017 a banner year for California ports. San Pedro Bay, home to the nation's leading twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach exceeded their pre-recession peaks. Collectively, San Pedro Bay was up 7.

Driving Efficiently Towards Zero Emissions

the Kalmar Ottawa Electric terminal tractor, T2E

As the Port of Long Beach Starts Year-long Freight and electric vehicle (EV) testing, Kalmar’s newest workhorse – the Kalmar Ottawa Electric terminal tractor, T2E – will be doing some of the heavy lifting.

Shipbuilding

GTT Receives Tank Design Order from HSHI

GTT has received an order from Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) for the tank design of a Liquefied Natural Gas Carrier (LNGC) on behalf of the Japanese ship-owner Nippon

Wärtsilä Waterjets for High-Speed Ferry

The new 100 meters long catamaran ferry, being bui

The Wärtsilä WXJ series of modular waterjets have scored its first installation, onboard a  new

Fincantieri Acquires IT Firm Insis

A fincantieri Shipyard (File Image / CREDIT Fincan

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri said on Tuesday it had acquired a majority stake in information

Contracts

NextDecade Receives EPC Bid Packages

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NextDecade Corporation, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) development company focused onLNG export

QP Launches Tender for 100+ LNG Carriers

Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, the Minister of State for E

Middle East natural gas giant Qatar Petroleum (QP) issued an invitation to tender for the

QP Ships Naphtha to Thailand

Photo: Qatar Petroleum

Qatar Petroleum (QP), a state owned petroleum company of Qatar, said that it had concluded a

Technology

Marine Corrosion: AI & Corrosion Detection

Photo courtesy of ABS

ABS, Google Cloud and SoftServe completed a pilot project applying artificial intelligence (AI)

NOAA Intros New OceanReports Tool

Image: NOAA

A new web-based interactive tool for ocean mapping and planning created by NOAA and the Department

MOL Installs AR Navigation on 21 VLCCs

Pic: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd

Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced its intention to install a navigation

Legal

Nakilat Reports 9% Profit Jump in Q1

Pic: Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat)

Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat), a shipping and maritime company with the world's largest

USCG Releases Arctic Strategic Outlook

USCG Healy Icebreaker CREDIT NyxoLyno Cangemi USCG

The U.S. Coast Guard, today released its newest strategy to address its expanding role in the

Domestic Vessel Annual Report for 2018 now available

File Image: A USCG safety inspector at work on the

The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance has announced the publication of the 2018 Domestic

People & Company News

'Sea the World' Reveal At Huizenga Center

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South Florida’s marine industry is a $12 billion/year economic engine that provides the region

MARAD Awards $6.7m in Marine Highway Grants

Container on Barge (Photo: PortNOLA)

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced $6,790

Hamburg Süd History is Museum Bound

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Hamburg Süd and the International Maritime Museum Hamburg (IMMH) have signed an agreement to

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