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Emissions Projected to Rise 50 Percent by 2050 in IMO Fourth GHG Study

By The Maritime Executive 08-05-2020 08:11:07

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) released the long-awaited 575-page final report for its Fourth IMO Greenhouse Gas St...

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Bunker Fuel Spill Hits Venezuelan National Park

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 08:26:08

A vessel appears to be the source of an oil spill washing up on the shores of Venezuela's Moroccoy National Park, according to...

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Shipowners Attempt to Blunt Criticism Through Ship Recycling Efforts

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 07:42:51

Faced with increasing economic pressures, many shipowners are looking at downsizing fleets and disposing of older vessels. The cha...

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World’s First All-Electric Tugboat Delivered, Three More on the Way

By The Maritime Executive 08-04-2020 02:36:00

Navtek Naval Technologies has laid the groundwork for the future by designing and building the world’s first all-electric tu...

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Disgruntled Security Guard Takes Control of Drybulk Carrier

By The Maritime Executive 08-03-2020 06:45:57

A disgruntled security guard involved in a pay dispute with his employer created a security incident threatening a drybulk carrier...

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UK MCA Detains Six Fishing Vessels in Ongoing Safety Effort

By The Maritime Executive 08-03-2020 05:52:05

In an apparent enforcement activity designed to ensure the commercial fishing industry is maintaining safety, the U.K. Maritime an...

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New Energy Efficient Class of Reefer Container Ships Enter Service

By The Maritime Executive 07-31-2020 06:25:07

Fresh Del Monte Produce recently took delivery on the first of a new generation energy-efficient reefer container vessels. Ordered...

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Shell to Test Floating Solar, Hydrogen Generation at New Wind Farm

By The Maritime Executive 07-30-2020 09:54:43

The Royal Dutch Shell-led CrossWind consortium has won the lease rights to develop a novel offshore wind farm in the Dutch sector...

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Matteo Salvini Faces New Charges for Denying Port Access to Migrants

By The Maritime Executive 07-30-2020 08:48:56

Italy's senate has lifted former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini's parliamentary immunity in order to allow prose...

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Report: Ocean Freight Rates Remain Steady as Carriers Balance

By The Maritime Executive 07-30-2020 08:42:50

The carrier segment appears to be negotiating the coronavirus storm with some success safeguarding its vital long-term ocean freig...

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