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Coronavirus Disrupts Supply of Ships and Demand -BIMCO

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The coronavirus outbreak has affected all aspects of the shipping industry, lowering, if not wiping out, demand growth prospects for the year across all segments. The outbreak has also affected fleet development, says shipping association BIMCO.

COVID-19: Your LMS Can Help You Now More Than Ever

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It is clear that we are living in unprecedented times. Equally clear is that we will get through this pandemic, but that it is going to take some strength, stamina and especially some innovation to come through as unscathed as possible.

McAllister Takes Delivery of New Tug Eileen McAllister

Eileen McAllister will go to work in Port Everglad

McAllister Towing announced Tuesday it has taken delivery of a newly built 6,770-horsepower shipdocking tug, Eileen McAllister, slated to enter service in Port Everglades, Fla.The 34th tractor tug in McAllister’s fleet,

Shipbuilding

Valmet to Supply Automation for Expedition Cruise Pair

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Valmet will supply automation and information systems for two luxury expedition vessels being

New Tug Delivered to Rimorchiatori Riuniti

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Genoa, Italy based Rimorchiatori Riuniti Group took delivery in February of a modified version of

ABB Building Fuel Cells to Power Large Ships

Concept illustration of a large vessel powered by

ABB signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Hydrogène de France to jointly manufacture

Contracts

BP Issues Force Majeure Notice for Golar FLNG Unit

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Golar LNG Ltd said on Tuesday that it received a force majeure notice from a BP Plc unit seeking

Total Charters LNG Dual-fuel VLCCs

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Malaysian shipowner AET said it signed a deal with Total's Chartering and Shipping Services SA for

HII Wins 1.5B Deal to Build 15th LPD for U.S. Navy

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Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) said that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received

Technology

ABB Boosts Remote Support for Ships Amid COVID-19

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Responding to global COVID-19 travel restrictions, many firms are offering increased remote

ABS Publishes Marine Autonomy Guidance

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Classification society ABS published guidance on the journey to autonomy, including a goal-based

ABS Publishes New Data and Digital Advisories

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Classification society ABS launched two new advisories designed to help harness the potential of

Legal

Indonesia Ferry Passengers Jump Ship Amid Coronavirus Fears

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Several passengers on an Indonesian ferry jumped into the sea and swam ashore after authorities

COVID-19 Impacts on Demurrage and Detention

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What might not be so obvious in this COVID-19 environment, which we have grown to associate with

US Says No Requests Yet to Waive Jones Act to Help Oil Companies

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The U.S. government said on Monday it has not yet received requests to waive a 100-year-old law on

People & Company News

Stena Line To Close Trelleborg-Sassnitz Route

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Stena Line will permanently suspend operations on its ferry route between Trelleborg

NAVSEA's Sarkis Tatigian Passes Away

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Sarkis Tatigian, who began his Navy career at the age of 19 during the Second World War

Duluth Seaway Port Authority Officers Elected

During its annual meeting held March 25, the Duluth Seaway Port Authority Board of Commissioners elected officers for the fiscal year beginning April 1, 2020.

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