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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Iran Offers India Bigger Role in Strategic PortRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | 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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  5. Hapag-Lloyd Modifies West Africa, Northern Europe ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | 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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  6. Baku Calls Upon Antwerp's Port ExpertiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | 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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  7. Hapag Lloyd IPO Valued at Over $5.5 BlnRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  8. $1.7 billion NOL Up for Sale. Will Hapag-Lloyd Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  9. Long Beach Sees June Cargo DipRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  10. Hyundai Heavy Industries to Build 'Connected Smart Ships'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  11. Russia Plans Fuel Shipments to Syria from CrimeaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. SC Ports Projects 7% Container GrowthRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Following a record-setting month of container volumes achieved in May, the South Carolina Ports Authority board of directors looked ahead to a favorable 2016 fiscal year today with the adoption of a financial plan that includes continued cargo growth, increased operating revenues and significant capital investments. The plan projects pier container volume of 1.15 million boxes during FY2016, a 7.2 percent increase over projected totals for the current fiscal year.

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  15. CME: Force Majeure for Shipping Stations Due to FloodsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Marine News

    CME Group Inc declared force majeure for all corn and soybean shipping stations because of flooding on the Illinois River, according to a notice from the exchange operator on Wednesday. A majority of facilities on the river, which are delivery points for crops traded on CME's Chicago Board of Trade, are unable to load crops due to high water levels, the notice said.

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  16. ACT Burgas Implements Terminal Operating SystemRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, announced that ACT Burgas, the container department of BMF Port Burgas EAD, has gone live on the Navis N4 terminal operating system . ACT Burgas operates in one of only two major Bulgarian ports in the Black Sea, and serves as an East-West transport corridor for trade into the rest of the country.

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  17. ZPMC Orders Romica Equipment for DSVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Romica Engineering Ltd has signed a contract with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. to provide a triple drum winch and tooling deployment A-Frame system.

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  18. Port of Long Beach Reports Strong MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Marine News

    Cargo rose at the Port of Long Beach by 6 percent in May, the third consecutive month of growth, the busiest month since October 2007, and the busiest May since 2006. A total of 635,250 TEUs of containerized cargo were moved through the port in May. Imports numbered 327,317 TEUs, a 4.8 percent increase from the same month last year.

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  19. Long Beach Harbor Commissioners Adopt BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Marine News

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved an $829 million budget for the Harbor Department's next fiscal year, including more than a half a billion dollars for capital improvements at the Port of Long Beach. The budget, which will be presented to the Long Beach City Council for its consideration, designates $555 million for capital investments including the Port's major terminal redevelopment and bridge replacement projects.

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  20. Global Diving & Salvage Opens California OfficeRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Marine News

    Global Diving & Salvage, Inc. announced the expansion of 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 and offshore support.

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