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  1. Long Beach Port Awarded $3.4 Mln for SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Marine News

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded the Port of Long Beach's Security Division $3.4 million in grants to fund ongoing projects that protect the Port. The grants will enhance port security systems such as physical security equipment and monitoring and detection systems, including the Virtual Port System, and improve the resiliency of port security systems.

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  2. July Surge Leads Long Beach to Record VolumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Marine News

    Cargo container volumes surged through the Port of Long Beach in July, with an 18.4 percent increase over the same month in 2014, making July a record month in the port's 104-year history. Previously, the port's best year was 2007, just before 2008's recession. 2 comments

  3. If Hacker Attack on Ship's Onboard SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Marine News

    BIMCO will focus on cyber security and how to handle a maritime casualty crisis at its next annual conference in Hamburg on November 18 2015 Angus Frew, Secretary General of BIMCO, said, "Hamburg is one of the shipping capitals of the world and home to many BIMCO members which is why we have chosen it for our annual conference this year. "We will run two very interactive and engaging sessions on cyber security and on managing a crisis in the aftermath of a maritime casualty using the latest technology and involving leading experts in each field.

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  4. Norden Shuffles Executive Management TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Marine News

    Danish dry cargo and tanker shipping company Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S informs it has combined a number of management functions in order to reduce its executive management team from five to three members. "With the changes we are consolidating a number of functions creating a more streamlined organization," Norden CEO Jan Rindbo stated in a press release.

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  5. UASC Places Order of 3500 Reefer ContainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | Marine News

    United Arab Shipping Company , a leading container shipping line and emerging global carrier, has ordered another 3,500 reefer containers, after ordering 2,000 units from Japan's Daikin Industries in January, says a report in JOC. The order marks the second milestone in the expansion of UASC's reefer services and reiterates the company's ongoing investment in the most cutting-edge, energy-efficient solutions for the carriage of frozen and chilled cargoes.

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  6. Reminder on Safe Containers HandlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Marine News

    Hong Kong's Marine Department has issued a reminder about safe handling of containers following the investigation into the death of a sailor on board a container vessel during cargo unloading operations. The Government of Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.106 of 2015 states that the incident occurred while containers were being discharged from the cargo ship onto a barge.

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  7. Long Beach's New Berthing System Greets First Panamax BulkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Marine News

    The unique berth at D44 in Long Beach, Calif., designed in partnership by Seabulk and Bellingham Marine, was developed in response to a need for an environmentally friendly, low cost berthing system designed specifically for the docking of Panamax-class, self-discharging bulk carriers. The berthing system developed by the team for Eagle Rock Aggregates includes two stifflegs supported by match-cast, post-tensioned floating concrete platforms.

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  8. Activists Block Shell's Arctic Drilling QuestRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Marine News

    Greenpeace protestors dangling from a bridge on Thursday in Portland, Oregon, halted an icebreaker that Royal Dutch Shell needs in northern Alaska before it can start drilling into the region's oil zone. The 13 Greenpeace protestors, who rappelled down from the bridge over the Willamette River early on Wednesday, are hoping to shorten Shell's Arctic drilling season by stopping the Fennica icebreaker, which is carrying emergency equipment that would cap any blown-out well.

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  9. Long Beach Port Celebrates Environmental SuccessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Marine News

    Shipping lines, environmental organizations, trucking companies, terminal operators and a railroad were honored today, July 29, by Long Beach Mayor Dr. Robert Garcia and the Port of Long Beach at the annual Environmental Achievement Awards . The awards are an outgrowth of the groundbreaking Green Port Policy, the Port's commitment to improving the environment.

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  10. MOL Wins Eco Awards in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Marine News

    At the Los Angels Vessel Speed Reduction Award ceremony. Second from left is Mitsui O.S.K. Bulk Shipping , LLC. General Manager Seiji Kawada Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. earned recognition from the ports of both Los Angeles and Long Beach, California, today, for its efforts to ensure compliance with standards that call for vessels to slow down within 40 nautical miles of the shore.

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  11. Iran Offers India Bigger Role in Strategic PortRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has asked India to invest in infrastructure projects worth $8 billion, including an expanded role in developing a strategic port that will open up access to Central Asia, the Iranian envoy in New Delhi said on Friday. The port of Baku on the Black Sea is Azerbaijan's largest port.

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  12. Hapag-Lloyd Modifies West Africa, Northern Europe ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Effective August 10, Hapag-Lloyd will offer its customers an improved service between West Africa and Northern Europe, the company announced today. The new West Africa Express service provides transits to and from key markets, for instance 13 days from Antwerp to Dakar, and from Abidjan to Antwerp in only 11 days.

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  13. Baku Calls Upon Antwerp's Port ExpertiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Baku International Sea Trade Port has been considered as the largest and the most significant port on the Caspian Sea. The port of Baku on the Black Sea is Azerbaijan's largest port.

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  14. Hapag Lloyd IPO Valued at Over $5.5 BlnRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Marine News

    A flotation of a minority stake could value the world's fourth-largest shipping group German-Chilean Hapag-Lloyd AG at more than 5 billion euros and could take place as early as autumn. Hapag-Lloyd AG has already mandated investment banks Deutsche Bank AG, Goldman Sachs Inc. and Joh.

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  15. $1.7 billion NOL Up for Sale. Will Hapag-Lloyd Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Marine News

    Singapore Sovereign Wealth Fund Temasek Holdings has put Neptune Orient Lines up for sale, says a Wall Street Journal report. The WSJ reported that Temasek was in talks with one buyer in recent months but the two sides could not agree on a price for the loss-making company.

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  16. Long Beach Sees June Cargo DipRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Marine News

    Container cargo volume dipped in June at the Port of Long Beach, decreasing 4.4 percent compared to the same month last year. A total of 583,621 TEUs were moved through the Port in June.

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  17. Hyundai Heavy Industries to Build 'Connected Smart Ships'Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Marine News

    Collaboration will help shipbuilding company offer built-in digital technologies to improve operational efficiency and decision making processes for ship owners Shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries is collaborating with technology service provider Accenture to design a 'connected smart ship' that aims to enable ship owners to better manage their fleets and achieve potential operational savings through the application of digital technologies. Using a network of sensors that will be built into new vessels, ship owners will be able to capture a range of ship voyage information including location, weather and ocean current data, as well as on-board equipment and cargo status data.

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  18. Russia Plans Fuel Shipments to Syria from CrimeaRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | Marine News

    Russia plans to supply Syria with 200,000 tonnes of liquefied petroleum gas per year via the Crimean port of Kerch, two trading sources told Reuters. The plans are a further sign of cooperation between the two countries despite hopes in the West that Russia might stop shielding President Bashar al-Assad from pressure to step aside.

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  19. California Okays Ship Emissions Capturing SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Marine News

    Clean Air Engineering-Maritime 's emissions treatment system for ocean-going vessels has been approved by the California Air Resources Board, giving operators of container vessels a second option for complying with the state's strict emissions requirements for vessels at berth. CAEM announced it has received CARB approval for the first commercially ready ship emissions capturing system called the Maritime Emissions Treatment System .

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  20. Global Opens S. California OfficeRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Marine News

    Global Diving & Salvage, Inc. has expanded its California Regional operations with the addition of a new office in Southern California. Located in Signal Hill near Long Beach, the new office supports Global's core service lines; Marine Construction, Casualty Response, Offshore Support, and Global Technical Services.

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