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  • MV Svenja (SAL) transporting monopiles and transition pieces Jumbo-SAL-Alliance comes to life
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    Jumbo-SAL-Alliance comes to life

    2021-04-15T10:30:00Z

    German breakbulk and project cargo carrier SAL Heavy Lift and Dutch maritime heavy lift transport and installation contractor Jumbo Shipping have commenced operations under their joint venture banner – Jumbo-SAL-Alliance.

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    NYK and NBS develop system for sailing schedules

    2021-04-16T09:03:00Z

    NYK and its group company NYK Business Systems (NBS) have developed a system for creating improved pure care and truck carrier (PCTC) sailing schedules.

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    DNV revamps audit protocol for seafarer safety

    2021-04-16T08:55:00Z

    DNV has instructed its safety management auditors to specifically address seafarer health, work, and living conditions in their 2021 audits.

  • ITIC covid tests
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    ITIC warns shipping industry of Covid-19 test oversights

    2021-04-16T08:45:00Z

    The International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) – managed by Thomas Miller – has warned of the importance of checking crew Covid-19 tests.

  • UECC's first LNG battery hybrid PCTC on the water
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    UECC floats LNG newbuild

    2021-04-15T12:21:00Z

    United European Car Carriers (UECC) has launched the first of three LNG battery-hybrid pure car and truck carriers (PCTC) at Jiangnan Shipyard in Shanghai, China.

  • Photo 1 From right to left, Emanuele Grimaldi, Antonio Armas and Diego P...
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    Grimaldi and Armas Trasmediterránea sign MoU

    2021-04-14T12:23:00Z

    The Grimaldi Group and Armas Trasmediterránea Group have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see a sale of assets and greater collaboration between the companies.

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    Multipurpose shipping’s recovery still fragile

    2021-04-13T11:34:00Z

     The rapid recovery in earnings for multipurpose vessels is expected to slow from the second half the year as capacity constraints and supply chain disruptions in competing sectors ease, according to Drewry’s Multipurpose Shipping Annual Review & Forecast.

  • Wagenborg's Máxima certified green
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    Wagenborg’s Máxima certified green

    2021-04-13T10:45:00Z

    Royal Wagenborg’s multipurpose vessel Máxima has been certified according to the Clean Shipping Index.

  • Wilson delivers for DHL
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    Wilson delivers for DHL

    2021-04-13T10:29:00Z

    On behalf of DHL, shortsea shipping company Wilson moved two heavy units from Belgium to the UK.

  • Topside towed along River Forth PioneeringSpirit and Iron Lady Forth Estuary Forth Ports
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    Topside towed along River Forth

    2021-04-12T11:08:00Z

    Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit has offloaded a topside drilling platform onto the cargo barge Iron Lady on the River Forth in the UK.

  • Starclass Eemslift 2
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    Starclass reflects on Eemslift Hendrika’s journey

    2021-04-12T10:44:00Z

    Starclass Yacht Transport is working with Amasus Shipping to mobilise Eemslift Hendrika’s sister ship Eemslift Nelli to maintain its yacht transport liner service between Bergen, Norway, and Istanbul, Turkey.

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    ICS publishes maritime security guidance

    2021-04-09T09:58:00Z

    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published a comprehensive guide to prepare the shipping community for threats such as piracy, kidnapping, and terrorism.

  • Ye joins AAL
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    Ye joins AAL China

    2021-04-08T14:15:00Z

    Raphael Ye has joined AAL Shipping’s commercial team in China as a senior sales manager.

  • Drewry report April
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    Drewry reports rising rates

    2021-04-08T11:34:00Z

    The Drewry Multipurpose Time Charter Index rose to USD7,795 per day in March 2021, representing a rise of almost 15 percent compared to the previous month.

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    UPDATE: Eemslift Hendrika towed to Ålesund

    2021-04-08T10:27:00Z

    The heavy lift ship that ran into trouble in Norwegian waters earlier this week has been towed to a harbour in Ålesund.

  • Rhenus Maritime
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    Rhenus in Arkon Shipping & Projects takeover

    2021-04-08T10:18:00Z

    Rhenus Maritime Services has taken over Arkon Shipping’s shares in Arkon Shipping & Projects.

  • Combilift mega barge
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    Combi Lift’s mega barge nears completion

    2021-04-07T13:04:00Z

    Following nine months of construction, Combi Lift’s mega barge Tomsk has been launched.

  • Vessel Eurocargo Venezia Grimaldi strenghtens presence in Malta
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    Grimaldi commits to Malta

    2021-04-07T11:52:00Z

    Grimaldi Group will deploy one of its Grimaldi Green 5th Generation (GG5G) ro-ro vessels on its services to Malta.

  • Eemslift Hendrika havaristen
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    UPDATE: Norwegian authorities working on Eemslift Hendrika salvage

    2021-04-07T09:38:00Z

    The Norwegian Coastal Administration is working on salvaging the heavy lift vessel Eemslift Hendrika, which ran into trouble approximately 60 nautical miles west of Ålesund on Monday morning. The authority warns that there is still a risk that the ship may capsize and pose an environmental hazard.

  • Chipolbrok Lila mumbai
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    Chipolbrok charters Lila Mumbai

    2021-04-06T11:42:00Z

    Chipolbrok has chartered the multipurpose vessel Lila Mumbai to transport cargoes to ports in Saudi Arabia, India, Singapore, Vietnam and China.