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Coast Guard Seeks Help Catching Hoax Callers

By MarEx 2017-04-29 01:22:24

The Coast Guard is seeking the public's help to resolve a growing wave of Channel 16 hoax distress calls. The calls are forcing the service to expend its limited...


Photos: Pioneering Spirit Removes Brent Delta Platform

By MarEx 2017-04-28 21:35:07

The Allseas Pioneering Spirit set another record on Friday when she removed all 24,200 tonnes of the Brent Delta platform topsides in a single motion. It was the...


The Cruise Ship Deliveries Keep Coming

By MarEx 2017-04-28 21:01:42

Two cruise ships were delivered this week, AIDAperla, destined for the Mediterranean, and Norwegian Joy, destined for Asia. Earlier this month, cruise line Silversea...


Frontline Heads for Marshall Islands High Court

By MarEx 2017-04-28 19:44:50

The High Court of the Marshall Islands Court has agreed to hear Frontline’s request for a preliminary injunction against DHT Holdings on May 17, 2017. However, it has...


Trump Moves to Unlock Offshore Oil and Gas

By MarEx 2017-04-28 19:18:21

U.S. President Donald Trump has signed an Executive Order that directs the Secretary of Interior and Secretary of Commerce to review offshore oil and gas development...


Photos: Russian Spy Ship Sinks in Black Sea

By MarEx 2017-04-28 18:37:25

On Thursday, the Turkish Coast Guard rescued the crew of the Russian Navy reconniassance ship Liman, which had collided with the livestock carrier Youzarsif-H in the...


Port Tells Smelly Livestock Carrier to Stay Away

By MarEx 2017-04-28 14:00:28

The port authority in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain has banned the livestock carrier Polaris 2 from anchoring near to the port (at least when loaded) due to...

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Tuco Presents New Light Dive Boat - LDV

By MarEx 2017-04-28 10:14:40

Shortly before the Atlantic Fair 2017 in the Faroe Islands, the leading North Atlantic Maritime Exhibition, Tuco Marine presents the brand new ProZero 12m LDV Light Diving...

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Keppel to Deliver Twelfth FPSO to BW Offshore

By MarEx 2017-04-28 08:54:12

Keppel Offshore & Marine's (Keppel O&M) wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), is on track to deliver a Floating Production Storage and...

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Ballast-Check 2 Performs Well in CSLC Validation

By MarEx 2017-04-28 08:45:56

California State Lands Commission (CSLC) recently completed a validation exercise of three indicative sampling tools while developing their draft compliance assessment...

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