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February 24, 2017 The Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Esben Poulsson, has set out what the industry would like the International Maritime Organization to achieve as part of its CO2 reduction strategy for the shipping sector. Speaking in Indonesia today at The Economist magazine’s World Ocean Summit, Mr

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Greece’s National Accreditation Body recognizes ABS as EU MRV frontrunner. ABS, a leading provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, was awarded accreditation by Greece’s National Accreditation Body, the Hellenic Accreditation System (ESYD), to perform assessments for European Union (EU) Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV)

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February 21, 2017 Gardenia Seaways namegiving It was a big day for DFDS and a grand experience to see the big ship slide out of the construction hall and into the harbour in Flensburg. The launch happened at 12.10 on 17 February, shortly after the vessel was named by her

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– Moving into Offshore Business Following FPSO, FSRU, Shuttle Tanker, and Subsea Support Vessel – TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda) today announced a plan to acquire a 5% share in Seajacks International Limited (Seajacks) Group, which owns and operates five Self-Elevating Platform vessels (*1), from

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22 February 2017 Dutch shipbuilder DAMEN has launched GAME CHANGER, its latest 70-metre DAMEN Yacht Support vessel (227 ft) with helicopter hangar. Available in time for the 2017 summer season, GAME CHANGER is a fantastic showcase of the Yacht Support solution for owners who want to have more fun off

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February 21, 2017 DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the “Company” or “DryShips”), a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced today that it has entered into agreements with unaffiliated third parties to acquire: – one 113,644 DWT Aframax tanker currently under construction in South Korea. The Company expects to take

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ECSA regrets that European port and cargo interests have come out in favour of the European Parliament’s position to conditionally include shipping in the EU Emission Trading Scheme as of 2023 if the International Maritime Organisation does not have a comparable system operating by 2021. European port and freight forwarder

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Nearly 30m Catamaran Will Facilitate Work at Wind Farms Located Further Offshore 16 February 2017 CWind, a leading provider of services to the offshore wind industry, announced today that it has invested in the Company’s largest crew transfer vessel to date. Newly named as CWind Phantom, the 27.4m catamaran can

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15 February 2017 Wärtsilä and PGS Geophysical AS have signed a service agreement that makes Wärtsilä the preferred service supplier for engines and other Wärtsilä equipment. According to the agreement, Wärtsilä will take care of the maintenance of engines and propulsion systems on board PGS’s fleet of 8 seismic vessels,

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13th February 2017 Last week, MPM Northwest helped prepare and facilitate the latest class renewal for Fred. Olsen Windcarrier A/S with Bayard 4 at their facility in Maryport. This is the sixth time a Bayard has used MPM Northwest in the last two years. Fred. Olsen Windcarrier docked three of

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