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Partners Seek to Guarantee Ship Performance in Real Sea Conditions, Waves and All

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Japanese shipping company NYK Line and shipbuilder Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) say they plan to introduce a new shipbuilding contract that guarantees propulsion performance in actual sea conditions,

Trafigura Proposes Carbon Levy on Marine Fuels

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Commodities trader Trafigura on Friday proposed a carbon levy of $250-$300 per tonne of carbon-dioxide (CO2) equivalent on shipping fuels to make zero and low carbon fuels more economically viable and competitive.

Iran's Oil Exports Jump in September Defying Sanctions

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Iranian oil exports have risen sharply in September in defiance of U.S. sanctions, three assessments based on tanker tracking showed, throwing a lifeline to the Islamic Republic and its collapsing economy.

Shipbuilding

RINA, SDARI Move Toward 3D Ship Classification

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Classification society RINA has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with

Metal Shark Builds Custom Tender for R/V OceanXplorer

A custom 38-foot Defiant-class welded aluminum mon

Shipbuilder Metal Shark reports it has delivered a new research tender to OceanX, a New York-based

OET Takes Delivery of Final Suezmax from Hyundai

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Greek oil tanker company Okeanis Eco Tankers has taken delivery of the Suezmax tanker Nissos Sifnos

Contracts

Great Lakes Wins Jacksonville Harbor Dredging Contract

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation has been awarded a $105 million Base and Option B contract

Phase Two Contract Awarded for New Soo Lock Project

Trade West Construction continues the deepening of

The second phase construction contract for the New Lock at the Soo has been awarded to Kokosing

Wärtsilä to Refit Canadian Coast Guard Icebreaker

Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker CCGS Amundsen (Pho

Finland's Wärtsilä reports it has won a contract for the delivery and integration engineering of

Technology

Innovation with AI: A Sparring Partner for the Maritime Sector

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The maritime sector keeps talking enthusiastically about it: artificial intelligence (AI).

IUMI: Insurers, Underwriters Must Jump Onboard Maritime's Digital Transformation

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Speaking at the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) annual conference, IUMI Data and

Harvey Gulf to Equip Eight More Vessels with Battery Systems

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Harvey Gulf International Marine announced Thursday it will install 10 battery systems on board

Legal

Panama Canal Authority Wins $265 Mln Arbitration Case

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The Panama Canal Authority said it won an arbitration ruling on Friday for $265 million to be

Owner of Fire-hit Tanker to Pay $1.8 Mln for Sri Lanka's Help

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The owners the New Diamond supertanker which caught fire with a cargo of two million barrels of

A Killing at Sea Implicates the Armed Forces in Lawless Venezuela

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Around midnight on February 23, Eulalio Bravo, a marine electrician, was dozing in his rack aboard

People & Company News

“It’s my dream job”: One-on-one with Søren Andersen, CEO, StormGeo

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When Søren Andersen took the helm at StormGeo in September 2019, it was the self-confessed “dream

Mackay Opens Sales and Service Center in Cape Town

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Mackay Marine announced Wednesday it has opened its newest marine electronics sales and service

Poulsson Reappointed as ICS Chairman

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The board of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) reappointed Esben Poulsson

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