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  1. Port of Long Beach Joins World Ports Climate Action ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Marine News

    The Port of Long Beach and six other international seaports recognized for advancing innovative environmental initiatives are combining forces to launch the "World Ports Climate Action Program." Long Beach will join port authorities in Los Angeles; Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Hamburg, Germany; Barcelona, Spain; Antwerp, Belgium; and Vancouver, Canada in developing projects to address global warming and meet the goals outlined in the Paris Agreement, a United Nations-led effort to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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  2. Port of Rotterdam Organises Brexit Press TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Marine News

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority organised a Brexit press trip in collaboration with Dutch Customs, the Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority and the Stena Line shipping company on Tuesday 11 September 2018. The event enjoyed huge interest from its intended audience.

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  3. Essberger Tankers Sign Deal with GACRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Marine News

    Europe's chemical tanker operator Essberger Tankers has entrusted its ship agency requirements to Gulf Agency Company companies in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland . Under the agreement, GAC will handle an estimated 600-800 port calls a year for Essberger Tankers' fleet of vessels carrying a wide range of high- grade chemicals .

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  4. ICTSI Basra Builds Up Umm Qasr Port CapacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Marine News

    The Berth 27 at Basra Gateway Terminal, North Port Umm Qasr, highlights the port's growing ability to accept direct services which utilize larger vessels. Photo: ICTSI The ability of the Port of Umm Qasr in Iraq to receive direct calls from larger container vessels is being progressively boosted by the new terminal development program at Basra Gateway Terminal .

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  5. Port of Long Beach Sees Cargo DipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Marine News

    Container volumes at the Port of Long Beach were 1.9 percent lower in August compared to the same month the year before. A total of 679,543 twenty-foot equivalent units were moved through the Port.

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  6. US Coal Shipment to China Shifts to South Korea amid Trade SpatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Marine News

    A vessel hauling a shipment of coal from the United States switched its destination on Friday to South Korea from China, according to ship tracking data, a day after China imposed 25 percent tariffs on the U.S. fuel. The Underdog was loaded with 63,000 metric tonnes of coal on July 23 in Long Beach, Calif., and sailed to China, where it arrived off the coast of Nanshan on August 17. It spent a week idling off the Chinese coast before departing for Yeosu, South Korea, where it is expected to arrive on August 28, according to Thomson Reuters vessel tracking data.

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  7. Long Beach Approves Toyota's Green Terminal MakeoverRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2018 | Marine News

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has given Toyota Logistics Services the green light to carry out a proposed major terminal upgrade project that includes the construction of a renewable energy fuel-cell power plant and hydrogen fueling station. The planned redevelopment aims to improve efficiency at the Toyota-operated marine terminal at Long Beach's Pier B, where new automobiles are offloaded from ships, processed and transported off-site via truck and railroad.

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  8. APM Terminals Bahrain Opens New Online PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Marine News

    APM Terminals Bahrain has launched the 'Lift' portal which allows customers to track and trace their goods, check the status of shipments and vessels and schedule deliveries - 24 hours per day, seven days a week. Lift works to optimize operations by allowing customers real-time visibility into the status of the cargo in a container facility, enabling them to manage all aspects of the terminal process and improving their business at the same time.

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  9. Long Beach Container Volumes Dip in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Marine News

    The Port of Long Beach saw a decline in container volumes in July compared to the same month a year ago, which hit a historic high that has since been surpassed. The drop, 4.4 percent, was attributed to shipping alliances' decisions in July to shift vessel deployment and port calls.

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  10. Unifeeder Becomes Part of the DP WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Marine News

    Following last week annoucement of acquisition, Unifeeder Group has announced the signing of the agreed acquisition of Unifeeder by DP World. The largest Pan-European feeder and shortsea operator announced in a press release that it will benefit from DP World's global scope, size and presence which in turn will enable Unifeeder's brands to expand further and beyond present geographies and products.

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  11. California Port to Vote on Hydrogen FuellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Marine News

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners is scheduled to vote Monday, Aug. 13, on a proposal by Toyota Logistics Services to reconfigure its facility at Pier B and build a renewable fuel-cell power plant and hydrogen fueling station. The study being released by the Port is called an Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration , meaning that no substantial evidence was found that the project would have a significant effect on the environment.

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  12. Singapore, Rotterdam to Strengthen CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Marine News

    The Maritime and Port of Authority of Singapore and the Port of Rotterdam Authority renewed their Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation in Information Exchange and Research and Development . Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach.

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  13. Cosco Shipping Gets US 'Go-Ahead' for OOCL DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Marine News

    China's Cosco Shipping Holdings Co received the clearance of a U.S. national-security review body, removing a major overhang of the USD 6.3 billion deal of taking over Orient Overseas International Ltd . According to a Reuters' report, the U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States had notified it that it does not have any outstanding security issues following an agreement with the U.S. government to divest the Long Beach container terminal business to a third party.

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  14. China's Ports Focus on EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Marine News

    Assessing emissions in ports can help countries to devise strategies to address those emissions, leading to better air quality for local populations. The first national workshop on the prevention and control of shipping and port air emissions has been held in Ningbo, China , under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization -executed GloMEEP energy efficiency project.

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  15. US Questions COSCO's Long Beach Terminal TakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Marine News

    A U.S. national security review has raised concerns about a takeover by China's COSCO Shipping Holdings Co of a large container terminal in Long Beach, California, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The terminal is part of COSCO's planned $6.3 billion deal to buy shipping firm Orient Overseas International Ltd , the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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  16. Carnival Horizon Delivered to LR ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Marine News

    In March, Carnival Cruise Line took delivery of its new 133,500 GT cruise ship , Carnival Horizon, designed and built to Lloyd's Register class. Constructed by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri at its yard in Marghera, the 323-meter Carnival Horizon has a capacity of 3,960 guests, plus 1,450 crew.

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  17. Louis Dreyfus Orders Wind Farm VesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Marine News

    The Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group and rsted, the Danish global leader in renewables, reinforce their 2017 partnership with the order of a second service operation vessel dedicated to Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm off the English coast. As sister vessel of the Wind of Change, the first SOV ordered by LDA in 2017, this second ship will also be designed in close cooperation with Salt Ship Design and will be built by CEMRE for a delivery in 2021.

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  18. Twin Disc Equips Seacor's New CrewboatsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | Marine News

    When cargo and crew need to get to an offshore platform fast, Seacor Marine delivers with its new Seacor Panther and Seacor Puma. Part of its CrewZer Class of state-of-the-art transport vessels, the 187' x 41' high-speed aluminum catamarans reach 40 kts - a dramatic speed improvement over traditional FSVs .

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  19. IMO Reaches Deal to Cut CO2 EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Marine News

    The United Nations shipping agency reached an agreement on Friday to cut carbon emissions following years of slow progress, delegates said. The compromise plan, which will cut emissions by at least 50 percent by 2050 compared with 2008 levels, fell short of more ambitious targets, they added.

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  20. Port of Long Beach Cargo Volumes Swell 19.4% in 1QRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Marine News

    The Port of Long Beach has completed its best-ever first quarter, with marine terminals handling almost 1.9 million twenty-foot equivalent units January through March. The quick start is 19.4 percent more than the first quarter of 2017, the Port's busiest year ever.

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