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  1. Kemp Joins PMSA as Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Marine News

    The Pacific Merchant Shipping Association announced the hire of Carl Kemp as a Vice President based in the organization's Long Beach office. Kemp brings more than 20 years of experience in government and public affairs.

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  2. ClassNK Launches Software System for BoxshipsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Marine News

    Leading classification society ClassNK has announced the release of its new structural design support system PrimeShip-HULL for Container Carriers to correspond with its latest rule amendments. To promote container carrier safety, ClassNK released amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships on 25 December 2015.

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  3. MOL launches Additional Indian RunRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Marine News

    Mitsui O.S.K. Lines announced launch of the new China/West Coast India service . This new service is in addition to MOL's existing Nhava Sheva Karachi Express service which together will enhance our coverage between fast growing ports in India and China, Singapore, Malaysia and Sri Lanka.

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  4. Aker Solutions Repositions Norwegian BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Marine News

    Aker Solutions today notified employees in its maintenance, modifications and operations unit across Norway of necessary steps to reposition the business and enhance competitiveness in a market with unprecedented challenges. The company is streamlining the Norwegian MMO business to one regional unit from previously four, affecting management and staff from Troms to Stavanger.

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  5. U.S. LNG Seen Destined for EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Marine News

    According to Wood Mackenzie Ltd, Europe is set to be the key destination for liquefied natural gas supplies from the U.S. after prices fell in Asia, the world's biggest consumer of the fuel says a report in Bloomberg. The U.S. is forecast to ship about 55 percent of its total LNG production, or 32 million metric tons a year, to Europe by 2020, according to Alex Munton, the Houston-based principal analyst for Americas LNG at Wood Mackenzie.

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  6. Vessel Demand Suffers ShockRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Marine News

    Containership owners have experienced some tough times in recent years, and early in 2015 it looked as if things might at last be on the up, says Clarksons Research. However, last year proved to be the classic 'game of two halves', and as vessel demand suffered a range of shocks from the world economy, the performance in the second six months of the year led to a rapid evaporation of any positive sentiment.

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  7. Port of Rotterdam Sets Record Throughput in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Marine News

    The Port of Rotterdam reported record volumes 466.4m tonnes in 2015 boosted by increased oil trade. Goods throughput in Rotterdam increased by a total 4.9%.

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  8. BWM Convention - Further Ratifications NeededRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Marine News

    Photo IMO Following the spate of ratifications in November 2015 of the Ballast Water Management Convention, IMO and partner IHS Maritime & Trade have been engaged in a process to verify tonnage figures to ascertain whether or not the convention's final entry-into-force requirement has been met. Although that process is not yet complete, and will continue for up to three more weeks, IMO is in a position to confirm that the November ratifications did not trigger the convention's entry into force.

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  9. Long Beach Tops 7 Mln TEUsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Marine News

    Propelled by six consecutive months of rising cargo volumes in the final two quarters of 2015, the Port of Long Beach recovered from systemic congestion and cargo diversion in the first quarter to deliver one of its strongest results on record. For only the third time in its 105-year history, Long Beach topped 7 million TEUs during the year.

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  10. Long Beach Sees another Month of Cargo GainsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | Marine News

    Strong cargo volume continued at the Port of Long Beach in November with 6.6 percent growth in container trade over the same month last year. It was the fifth straight month of increases and enough cargo to rack up the second-busiest November in the Port's 104-year history.

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  11. American Club Announces 2.5% IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    At its meeting in New York on November 20, the American Club's board resolved to levy a general premium increase of 2.5 percent for P&I cover, but no increase in the cost of FD and D for the 2016 policy year. The club's board also reviewed release call requirements for open policy years, reducing the margins for 2013 and 2014, and undertaking to revisit the 2015 figure in the first half of 2016.

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  12. Magleby Maersk Calls at Jebel AliRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    Press release - Global marine terminals operator DP World's flagship Jebel Ali Port has received the world's largest container vessel, the Magleby Maersk, which is on its maiden visit to the region. The management and operations team at Jebel Ali rolled out a well-drilled operation to welcome, berth and service the mammoth liner with the clockwork-like precision that has made the container port the most productive in the world.

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  13. SSI Urges IMO for Action on Reducing CO2 EmissionsRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    The Sustainable Shipping Initiative , a pioneering coalition of companies from across the global shipping industry, today released - ahead of discussions at COP21, which will be held in Paris from 30th November - a statement calling for the shipping industry to play its part in contributing towards the UNFCCC global CO2 reduction target.

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  14. Halul Brings OSV Ship Handling Simulator to QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    Halul Offshore Services Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Milaha, has recently procured an offshore support vessel ship handling simulator, which is reportedly the first of its kind in Qatar. Halul said it is now one of the few companies in the Gulf region to own the Netherlands-built simulator, which is normally used in training schools.

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  15. Panama Canal Takes Steps to Shrink Wait TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    Aiming to help accommodate unseasonably high demand, the Panama Canal Authority announced it has taken a number of steps to expedite traffic and decrease Canal Waters Time . The ACP has postponed noncritical maintenance work, modified bookings and assigned additional operations personnel.

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  16. Latest Deliveries Complete Ardmore Newbuild ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    Tanker shipper Ardmore takes delivery of 23rd and 24th vessels, completing its initial newbuilding program Ardmore Shipping Corporation has taken delivery of two product and chemical tanker newbuildings, the Ardmore Chippewa and Ardmore Seahawk, signaling the completion of its initial newbuild program.

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  17. Port of Long Beach Mulls 'Flexible Free Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Marine News

    Port of Long Beach officials will consider reducing the amount of time import containers can be stored on docks without charge, hoping the change would increase velocity of cargo moving out of the port. Since 2005, the length of time containers can stay on the dock, called "free time," has been four days.

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  18. Long Beach Port Celebrates Women Working in International TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Marine News

    A heavy equipment operator, port construction manager, shoe company executive and maritime university student encouraged Long Beach young women to explore careers in shipping industry at this week's fifth annual Celebrating Women in Trade luncheon. More than 300 people attended the Nov. 17 event, including 160 local female high school students.

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  19. Statoil's Exit from Alaska 'Disappointing' -NOIARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Marine News

    NOIA President Randall Luthi, issued a statement on Statoil's decision to exit the Alaskan Arctic, calling the departure "disappointing" yet "understandable" due to a tough economic and regulatory climate. The Norwegian oil major said on Tuesday it will pull out of Alaska as its exploration leases in the Chukchi Sea no longer looked competitive.

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  20. TORM Mulls 2016 NYSE ListingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Denmark-based tanker shipping company TORM A/S announced last week that it is considering the implementation of a new structure that would potentially include listing on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Copenhagen. If undertaken, the move is expected to be completed in 2016.

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