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Bahri Optimistic of Oil Tanker Market
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Tuco to Build Hydrographic Survey Boats for Denmark
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Diana Shipping Reports 3Q Loss of $24.5 million
Greece-based Diana Shipping inc. (DSX) on Tuesday reported a loss of $24.5 million in its third quarter of of 2017. Its net…
CMA CGM Adds 4 Vessels Under French Flag
CMA CGM has announced four additional ships under the French flag. The first among these will be a 20,600 TEU containership…
Maritime Cyber Security: The Wrong Formula
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Ships 'Unseaworthy' If They Don't Meet Emissions Rules -IMO
Ships which do not meet cuts to the amount of sulphur they can burn in their engines risk being declared "unseaworthy", the…
Bouchard Set to Celebrate a Century
In 2018 one of the U.S. premier vessel owners – Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. (BTC) – celebrates its 100th year in business.
Technology Cooperation for Low-Carbon Shipping
The Global MTTC Network (GMN) maritime technology project, run by International Maritime Organization (IMO) and funded by the European Union…
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