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Louisiana Offshore Oil Port Seeks to Export Crude

By MarEx 2017-07-27 15:42:01

Louisiana Offshore Oil Port – the  largest privately held crude oil logistics facility in the U.S. – announced Monday that it is seeking shippers...


Sri Lanka to Sell Hambantota Port to Chinese Operator

By MarEx 2017-07-27 13:54:49

Sri Lanka has given the final go-ahead to sell 70 percent of the port of Hambantota to state-controlled China Merchants Port Holdings for $1.1 billion. The agreement...


Alphatron Marine Proudly Presents Their Renewed ECDIS Lab

By MarEx 2017-07-27 09:23:58

Alphatron Marine is pleased to announce to have upgraded its ECDIS training facility at its headquarters in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. In the past five years, we have...

MISC's Third MOSS-Type LNG Carrier, the Seri Cempaka

MISC Berhad Welcomes Third MOSS-Type LNG Carrier

By MarEx 2017-07-27 09:10:41

Malaysia’s MISC Berhad (MISC), a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider has today taken delivery of Seri Cempaka, the third in a series...


Seadrill Warns That Chapter 11 is Likely

By MarEx 2017-07-26 20:29:13

In a notice to investors Wednesday, John Fredriksen-controlled Seadrill announced that it has reached an agreement to extend its restructuring negotiations until...


$100 Trillion Needed for Infrastructure by 2040

By MarEx 2017-07-26 19:43:13

The G20’s Global Infrastructure Hub and Oxford Economics have released a report that finds that the world will need nearly $100 trillion in infrastructure investment by...


Höegh Ro/Ro Saves Yachtsman in North Atlantic

By MarEx 2017-07-26 18:39:37

On July 18, the Höegh-Wallem managed ro/ro Höegh Singapore successfully carried out a rescue operation in the mid-North Atlantic. On July 17, the...


"Trainees" on Anti-Migration Group's Ship Seek Asylum

By MarEx 2017-07-26 17:32:37

The anti-immigration youth group Defend Europe had a setback Wednesday when its chartered vessel, the former floating armory C Star, was detained by authorities in...


Fincantieri May Lose Chance to Buy STX France

By MarEx 2017-07-26 16:12:47

The French government warned on Wednesday that if Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri does not agree to share ownership in STX France on an equal basis, Paris will move...

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Eastern Shipbuilding Completes Offshore Patrol Cutter ICDR Milestone

By MarEx 2017-07-26 16:02:36

Eastern Shipbuilding has successfully completed its Initial Critical Design Review (ICDR) milestone with the United States Coast Guard on 21 July, 2017 for the Offshore...

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