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  • Robert Keen
    News

    BIFA: high rates and tight capacity here to stay

    2021-07-30T08:30:00Z

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has reported that rates in the container shipping market are likely to remain high and could possibly increase, with little change expected for coming months or possibly years.

  • Damen e tug
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    Construction of electric tug progresses

    2021-07-27T08:26:00Z

    Dutch shipbuilder Damen has reached a milestone in the construction of its first fully electric RSD-E Tug 2513 with the installation of the tug’s batteries.

  • AAL wallem south korea
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    AAL names South Korean agent

    2021-07-26T12:28:00Z

    AAL Shipping has appointed multipurpose and heavy lift specialist Wallem Korea as its exclusive commercial and port agent in South Korea.

  • Jumbo SAL Caption Sun Ming and Tina Yi.
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    Jumbo-SAL-Alliance progresses in China

    2021-07-26T11:57:00Z

    Jumbo China and SAL Heavy Lift’s team in Shanghai have started operating under one roof as the two heavy lift shipping giants strengthen the recently launched Jumbo-SAL-Alliance.

  • Grimaldi zeebrugge eurocargo bari
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    Grimaldi extends service to Zeebrugge

    2021-07-26T11:25:00Z

    The Grimaldi Group has added a port call in Zeebrugge on its twice-weekly ro-ro feeder service between Belgium and Ireland.

  • ANAVE 1 VICENTE BOLUDA PRESIDENTE
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    Association of Spanish Shipowners elects president

    2021-07-23T08:30:00Z

    Vicente Boluda Fos has been elected as president of the Association of Spanish Shipowners (ANAVE).

  • Biglift STS cranes tangier
    News

    BigLift handles STS cranes

    2021-07-22T08:30:00Z

    BigLift’s CY Interocean I and BigLift Barentsz have delivered eight Liebherr 1,600-tonne capacity ship-to-shore (STS) cranes from Cadiz, Spain to Tangier in Morocco.

  • Euroferry Egnanzia
    News

    Grimaldi expands in Balearic Islands

    2021-07-21T08:31:00Z

    The Grimaldi Group has reached an agreement to acquire Armas Trasmediterránea Group’s ships and port terminals to serve routes between Spain and the Balearic Islands.

  • Samskip subsidiary in Finland
    News

    Samskip opens in Finland

    2021-07-19T08:30:00Z

    Samskip has established a subsidiary in Helsinki, Finland, which the company hopes will help to grow shortsea, inland, and freight forwarding volumes.

  • Durban
    News

    Unrest in Durban

    2021-07-19T08:30:00Z

    Maritime insurance provider Gard has reported that local port operators in Durban, South Africa, have declared force majeure due to violent unrest and rioting in the area.

  • Hoegh propelling across the waves
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    Höegh’s propeller delivery

    2021-07-19T08:30:00Z

    Höegh Autoliners has transported two large ship propellers from Kobe in Japan to Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

  • Wallenius SOL new vessel
    News

    Wallenius SOL reaches newbuild milestone

    2021-07-16T09:49:00Z

    Wallenius SOL’s multi-fuel ro-ro vessel has been launched at the CIMC Raffles shipyard in Yantai, China.

  • North sea port
    News

    Tentative recovery for North Sea Port

    2021-07-16T08:30:00Z

    North Sea Port transhipped 34 million tonnes of ocean cargo in the first six months of 2021, an increase of 5.1 percent year on year.

  • MINSHIP and Auerbach
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    Auerbach and MINSHIP join forces

    2021-07-16T08:30:00Z

    MINSHIP Shipmanagement and Auerbach Schifffahrt will merge their ship management activities in Bavaria and Hamburg, effective August 1.

  • Allseas pioneering spirit buzzard module
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    Pioneering Spirit swoops in

    2021-07-15T08:30:00Z

    Allseas’ installation and decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has delivered a 516-tonne module for CNOOC’s Buzzard phase II development in the North Sea’s Outer Moray Firth, Scotland.

  • SC Ports Hugh K Leatherman terminal 2
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    Tackling surging costs

    2021-07-15T08:30:00Z

    US President Joe Biden issued an executive order to tackle anti-competitive practices in parts of its economy. Among the broad-ranging remit, the government is tasking the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) and the Surface Transportation Board (STB) to come up with solutions to the surging costs shippers presently face.

  • Crowley tug
    News

    Crowley plans all-electric tugboat

    2021-07-15T08:29:00Z

    Crowley Maritime plans to build and operate an all-electric harbour tugboat to serve the port of San Diego, USA.

  • AAL delivers cranes to oslo
    News

    AAL ships RTGs for Norway

    2021-07-14T11:48:00Z

    AAL Shipping has delivered four rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTG) from Taicang in China onboard AAL Pusan, to the port of Oslo in Norway.

  • DEME Offshore Living Stone demonstrates capabilities 2
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    Living Stone demonstrates capabilities

    2021-07-14T08:30:00Z

    DEME Offshore has successfully installed the DolWin6 high-voltage DC (HVDC) cable in the North Sea using its DP3 vessel Living Stone.

  • bimco
    News

    Check before Fixing 2021

    2021-07-14T08:29:00Z

    BIMCO has published Check before Fixing 2021 – a practical handbook to help shipping practitioners navigate today’s complex risk management environment.