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K Line Prepares for Centennial Celebrations

The following is an excerpt of the President & CEO of K Line, Mr. Eizo Murakami's address to his colleagues: The "K" Line Group's business is...

Seaspan Corporation Accepts Delivery of Fifth TEU SAVER Containership

Seaspan Corporation announced today that it has accepted delivery of the MSC Yashi B, an 11000 TEU containership that will commence a bareboat charter...

TMS Cardiff Gas Announces Time Charter, Newbuilding Orders

TMS Cardiff Gas has signed a contract with Hyundai Heavy Industries of Korea (HHI) for the construction of one 174,000 cubic meter LNG carrier...

DryShips Announces Successful Delivery of Fourth VLGC

DryShips Inc., a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced today that it has taken delivery of its fourth high specification very large...

South Korea Will Have to Spend USD 4,700 Million to Normalise Shipping Capacity

The South Korean shipping industry will have to spend a minimum of KRW 5 trillion (USD 4,700 million) to return its shipping container capacity...

Arctic Air Anchors Frozen Freighters, Lull for Great Lakes Shipping Industry

Bursting with horsepower to spare in what has been a banner season, the Great Lakes shipping industry slowed against its will in the past...

Trump Administration Plans Fresh Arctic & Atlantic Leases

The Trump administration intends to reboot the federal offshore oil and gas leasing program with a proposal to open Atlantic and Arctic waters to...

Petrobras Signs Agreement in Principle to Settle Class Action in the U.S. with USD...

Petrobras announced yesterday that it has signed an agreement in principle to settle the securities class action lawsuit filed in the United States District...

Maritime London to Merge with International Maritime Industries Forum

Members of UK maritime trade promotional body Maritime London have unanimously approved a proposal to incorporate The International Maritime Industries Forum (IMIF) into the...

Russia to Build Space Age Nuclear Icebreakers

According to Bellona, Dmitry Rogozin, Russia’s deputy prime minister, has made headlines by claiming the country will build a series of advanced nuclear icebreakers that...