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How eDNA Could be a Cornerstone of the New Blue Economy

By Jesse H. Ausubel and Alan Curry 03-01-2021 03:21:00

A bio-based industry likely to boom soon uses loose DNA in seawater, or environmental DNA, to measure presence and abundance of ma...

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Fincantieri Expects Profitability in 2021 with Strong Order Backlog

By The Maritime Executive 02-26-2021 07:18:19

Citing the strength of the company’s order book and success at returning to full production levels during the fourth quarter...

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Leidos Acquires Famed Naval Architecture Firm Gibbs & Cox

By The Maritime Executive 02-24-2021 01:34:00

Engineering, IT and defense conglomerate Leidos has reached an agreement to buy the storied naval architecture firm Gibbs & Co...

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DNV: Safety Gaps Emerging as Shipping Industry Transforms

By The Maritime Executive 02-16-2021 07:04:51

The maritime industry is undergoing significant changes and as this transformation takes place new safety gaps are emerging that w...

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Maersk Files Suit to Recover $6 Million in Damages From Off-Spec Fuel

By The Maritime Executive 02-09-2021 05:19:25

Container shipping giant Maersk has filed suit alleging that fuel supplied to it as part of an oil swap deal was contaminated and...

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Hapag-Lloyd Joins Shipping Industry Move to Green Financing 

By The Maritime Executive 02-08-2021 06:21:10

Hapag-Lloyd has become the latest company in the shipping industry to turn to “green financing,” for its future growth...

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Maritime Lessons from a Watershed Year

By Paul Jennings 02-02-2021 02:45:00

A new and energetic U.S. administration, agreement on an EU-UK trade deal and resurgent Chinese economic growth offer room for glo...

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Creditors Approve Restructuring of Pacific International Lines

By The Maritime Executive 02-01-2021 05:48:00

Singapore’s financially troubled container line, Pacific International Lines, received approval from the last of its credito...

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Interview: Charles A. Donadio, Jr., President, Atlantic Wind Transfers

By Tony Munoz 01-31-2021 08:08:00

“I’ve pretty much spent most of my life on the ocean. When I was twelve years old I found a surfboard in a garage of a...

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Colonial Group Announces New CEO for 100th Year of Family Leadership

By The Maritime Executive 01-28-2021 09:43:00

The Savannah-based terminal and petroleum conglomerate Colonial Group Inc. has announced a significant transition as it nears its...

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