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Cardiff University Studies Seafarers' Religious Lives

By MarEx 2017-06-23 19:15:59

The religious and spiritual experiences of seafarers, and ministry amongst port chaplains, will be explored in a new project by Cardiff University’s Seafarers...

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Abu Dhabi Ports Takes Over Management of Fujairah

By MarEx 2017-06-23 17:06:26

Abu Dhabi has reached an agreement with the Port of Fujairah to take over its management for a 35-year period. The agreement covers the operation of Fujairah's...

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Spanish Dockers Make Gains in Labor Negotiations

By MarEx 2017-06-22 21:16:27

On Thursday, stevedores' unions in Spain called off the strikes that they had scheduled for Friday and Monday in order to resume talks with the Spanish port employers...

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First Small-Scale LNG Reload at Singapore Terminal

By MarEx 2017-06-20 19:56:50

Singapore LNG Corporation (SLNG) has successfully performed its first small scale LNG reload at its terminal on Jurong Island. The operation was carried out from 18-20 June...

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Hong Kong's Harbor Bridge is Taller Than Charts Suggest

By MarEx 2017-06-20 14:07:39

Hong Kong shipping interests have lobbied the city-state's maritime authorities for years to raise the air draft restriction on the Tsing Ma Bridge, the mile-long span...

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To Offset Embargo, Qatar Sets Up Bunkering Facility

By MarEx 2017-06-19 19:11:55

In an attempt to offset the effects of the ongoing Saudi-led embargo on its maritime commerce, Qatar has launched a temporary "vessel-borne fueling facility" for...

Vancouver

Call to Rethink Private Investment in Canadian Ports

By MarEx 2017-06-19 17:50:05

The Canadian government should cash in part of its $3 billion stake in major sea ports by bringing in private investors, according to a new report from the not-for-profit...

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Accident: HMPE Rope Properties Not Assessed

By MarEx 2017-06-18 20:46:05

The U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch has released its report on the investigation of the failure of a mooring line on board the LNG carrier Zarga which resulted in...

Buenos Aires

First South American Port Joins Green Award

By MarEx 2017-06-15 21:26:20

The Port of Buenos Aires has joined  the network of Green Award ports by launching a 10 percent discount on port fees for all types of Green Award certified sea-going...

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Tool Helps Ports Manage Environment

By MarEx 2017-06-15 21:09:10

The Polytechnic University of Catalonia in Spain has developed a tool for the identification and implementation of environmental indicators in ports. The computer-based...

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