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  1. Man Medevaced in Water Near LafitteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Marine News

    Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 11:35 a.m. from Jefferson Parish Sherriff's Office that a man fell overboard from his boat into Bayou Rigolettes and suffered severe injuries throughout his body. Sector New Orleans directed the launch of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans to recover the man.

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  2. India: Sops for Coastal Shipping of FertilizersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    The policy for reimbursement of freight for movement of phosphatic and potassic fertilizers under the Nutrient Based Subsidy Policy and for urea has been extended to movement by coastal shipping and inland water transportation . The subsidy that was earlier only applicable to the movement of fertilizer by rail from the plant or the port to various rake points in various districts, will now also apply to the movement of fertilizers through coastal shipping and inland waterways.

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  3. Megaware Launches PontoonGuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    Megaware KeelGuard, Inc., a worldwide supplier of products designed to protect the smallest fishing boats to the largest Coast Guard fleets since 1992, announced today the launch of its newest boat protection product PontoonGuard. Constructed of a super-strong polymer composite, the patent-pending PontoonGuard is a do-it yourself, reflective product that provides protection to the most vulnerable and exposed portion of the boat the aluminum pontoon.

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  4. Cma CGM Improves Femex ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    CMA CGM announced the extension of its port coverage and its competiveness in the Mediterranean, CMA CGM will consolidate its own FEMEX service jointly with SEAGO and Hamburg Sd. This improvement increases the service offering for customers on the important link between North Europe and the Marmara Region in Turkey.

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  5. Maersk Line Reports Q3 Loss of $116 MlnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    Maersk Line reported a third quarter 2016 result that is USD 380 million lower than Q3 2015. The Q3 2016 loss of USD 116 million is USD 380 million lower than Q3 2015 .

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  6. Seychelles Boosts National Maritime Transport PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    The event provided valuable knowledge and skills to those involved in the development, adoption and review of a NMTP in the country. The exercise is part of a series of workshops and seminars being delivered in various regions of the world to test a maritime transport policy training package developed by IMO and the World Maritime University .

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  7. Shipbuilding: Capacity is a Tricky BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Marine News

    As in many sectors of economic activity, provision of just the right amount of capacity is a tricky business, and the shipbuilding industry is no exception, says Clarksons Research. As a result, in stronger markets the 'lead time' between ordering and delivery extends and owners can face a substantial wait to get their hands on newbuild tonnage, whilst in weaker markets the 'lead time' drops with yard space more readily available.

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  8. Brazil O&G Output Tops Record in SeptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Brazil's oil and gas output reached a record 3.36 million barrels per day of oil equivalent in September, according to a report released by the government's petroleum industry regulator ANP on Friday. Oil production was 2.67 million bpd in September, 2.4 percent more than in August and 11.5 percent above the year-earlier output, ANP said.

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  9. Ulstein Enters the Yacht MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    The Ulstein Group has secured an order to build its first vessel with in the yacht segment: Ulstein Verft has signed a contract to build a yacht for a private owner, one of the world's biggest ship owners. "The customer wants the characteristic X-BOW from ULSTEIN, and together with Espen ino, responsible for the exterior design and GA-plan, we have developed a solid yacht project," said managing director Kristian Stre at Ulstein Verft.

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  10. MAN Diesel & Turbo Sells First HyProp ECO SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    MAN Diesel & Turbo announced that it has secured an order for a complete propulsion package for a chemical tanker. The order is significant in that it marks a "world-first": the package is the first to feature a full HyProp ECO fuel-saving, hybrid propulsion system with PTO/PTH.

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  11. Bosch Rexroth Introduces Modular Hydraulic Power UnitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    These power units cover a power range of 350 to 3,000 kW, and have obtained the type approval by Lloyd's Register. The program starts with a "basic" unit which can be expanded using all kinds of options.

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  12. Recent Vessel Sales: October 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp management team has agreed to take steep pay cuts to weather a downturn in the global cargo... Thales, BAE Systems and their partner SAAB, ECA Group and ASV Global welcome the confirmation by the Organization for Joint Armament Cooperation that the... Countries led by Japan on Tuesday blocked a move by South American and African states to create a South Atlantic sanctuary... The Japan Patent Office has granted a patent to Eco Marine Power for its innovative EnergySail technology, an advanced... Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha will establish a new joint-venture company to integrate the USS Detroit was commissioned in its namesake city of Detroit on October 22. Adm.

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  13. Liverpool2 Terminal Open for BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    One of the world's most modern shipping terminals has been opened for business in the Port of Liverpool, offering a new state-of-the-art deep water gateway in the U.K. for the world's largest containerships. Liverpool2 was officially opened Friday, November 4, 2016 by the Secretary of State for International Trade, Rt Hon Dr. Liam Fox MP during an occasion attended by nearly 300 customers and stakeholders, featuring pyrotechnics and a performance by English singer Alison Moyet.

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  14. Wartsila to Power Chinese Sand Pumping VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    A ceremony was held on October 21 to celebrate the start of construction work on the new vessel. The Wrtsil Yuchai Engine Company Limited , a joint venture company founded in 2013, has been contracted to supply two 16-cylinder Wrtsil 32 engines for a large new sand pumping vessel.

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  15. Hyundai to Join 2M AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Korean shipping line Hyundai Merchant Marine will soon sign an official agreement to join a 2M vessel-sharing alliance of industry giants Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping. Business Korea quoted Vincent Clerc, chief commercial officer at Maersk Line as saying that HMM will join its global 2M shipping alliance fairly soon.

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  16. Yang Ming Agrees to Pay CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp management team has agreed to take steep pay cuts to weather a downturn in the global cargo shipping sector that has strained the company's earnings. According to a report in Taipei Times, the company's board of directors approved a plan to cut the salaries of first line managers by 30 percent, while executives' pay is to be reduced by 50 percent.

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  17. OCEAN Alliance Vs 2MRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    With Ocean Alliance released its long-awaited network information, with members CMA CGM, China Cosco Shipping, Evergreen Line, and Orient Overseas Container Line to offer 40 services on the east-west trades with 498 port calls, battle looms in the global market as it challenges 2M, another major global container carrier alliance. According to China Daily, with a total carrying capacity of 3.5 million twenty-foot equivalent units, or TEUs, OCEAN Alliance will be able to provide a service coverage in the market on a number of trade lanes including 20 trans-Pacific and six Asia-Europe shipping services.

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  18. Blue Denmark in Need of New CompetencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    New technological developments and increasing competition from other countries may change future requirements for the education and competences demanded from Blue Denmark. This is shown in a new longitudinal study.

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  19. New Mobdock Cuts Rudder Repair CostRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    The introduction of a new underwater habitat for rudder repairs is saving shipowners thousands of dollars in emergency drydocking costs, according to Hydrex Underwater Technologies' Production Executive Dave Bleyenberg. Until recently, permanent in-water rudder repairs were not possible as vessels had to drydock in case major defects were found.

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  20. Mud Cat MFD-1000 Dredges Lake for Residential DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Marine News

    Ellicott Dredge Technologies has been successful in launching a Mud Cat Multi-Function Dredge at the SouthBay Residential Development in Bismarck, North Dakota. The dredge will remove 20,000 cubic yards of sand and clay from a private residential lake where developers are busy constructing high-end single family homes situated on 3 miles of shoreline.

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