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Thursday, June 28, 2012
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ABB Turbocharging boosts fuel efficiency on smaller ships

Baden, Switzerland – ABB Turbo Systems Ltd. has played a key role in bringing the benefits of Wärtsilä’s RT-flex technology to two-stroke

June 28, 2012
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North Atlantic Drilling Secures Extension of Contract for Seadrill’s West Alpha

Hamilton, Bermuda, June 28, 2012 – North Atlantic Drilling has received a letter of intent from ExxonMobil for assignment of the harsh environment

June 28, 2012
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Shipping confidence rises for fourth successive quarter

Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry increased in the three months ended May 2012, to reach their highest level since February 2011, according to

June 28, 2012
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NYK Selects KVH mini-VSAT Broadband for Containership Fleet

Middletown, RI – June 28, 2012 – Following extensive onboard tests of maritime communications systems, Tokyo-based Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Line)

June 28, 2012
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Clay Maitland Named to Board of Glacier Society

Clay Maitland, managing partner of International Registries LLC (which administers the Marshall Islands ship registry, the world’s third largest),

June 28, 2012
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Wednesday, June 27, 2012
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Great Eastern Shipping Sells 21 Year Old LPG Carrier

India’s Great Eastern Shipping Co Ltd. has signed a contract to sell “Jag Viraj”, a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) carrier. The 1991-built

June 27, 2012
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Tuesday, June 26, 2012
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Ready For KA Band VSAT? OrSat 300 Is.

The latest innovation in ORBIT’s expanding line of next‐generation VSAT portfolio, OrSat™300 is an inherently flexible maritime stabilized

June 26, 2012
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Box Ships Takes Delivery of the OOCL Hong Kong

International container shipping company, Box Ships Inc., (NYSE: TEU), announced today it has taken delivery of its eighth vessel, the OOCL Hong Kong, a

June 26, 2012
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South Korean Navy Selects Rolls-Royce MT30 Turbine for New Frigate

Rolls-Royce announced today that their MT30 gas turbine engine has been selected by the South Korean Navy to power a new FFX frigate. This is the first order

June 26, 2012
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Monday, June 25, 2012
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Shock Testing A Maritime Satellite Antenna [VIDEO]

Think your satellite internet antenna can handle the harshest offshore environments? This short video shot at the Sea Tel headquarters in Concord, California

June 25, 2012
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BIMCO Announces New US Liaison Officer

BIMCO announced today that the organisation’s new US Liaison Officer is to be Vice Admiral Brian Salerno, who has retired from the United States Coast

June 25, 2012
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IsatData Pro Integrates Fuel Management Data

SkyWave Mobile Communications today announced the first deployment of IsatData Pro by Kemilinks International (Kemilinks), a developer of web-based and client

June 25, 2012
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350Mbps VSAT Service Announced Aboard World’s Largest Cruise Ship

O3b Networks today announced a milestone multi-year, multi-million dollar agreement with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. to provide high-speed satellite-delivered

June 25, 2012
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Newcastle Agri Terminal Orders Cargotec Ship Loader

Independent Australian grain-handling company, Newcastle Agri Terminal, has signed a contract for a new flexibly-designed Siwertell ship loading system from

June 25, 2012
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Technip Awarded SURF Contract at Alma and Galia Development in UK North Sea

Technip was awarded by EnQuest Britain Limited a contract for the development of the Alma and Galia fields, located 310 kilometers Southeast of Aberdeen,

June 25, 2012
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Friday, June 22, 2012
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GEA Westfalia to Supply Triple-E Class with Separators

The Korean company Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has placed an order for a total of 160 separators of the new eagleclass generation with

June 22, 2012
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Tropical Storm Chris Becomes Post-Tropical Cyclone

The National Hurricane Center reports today that Tropical Storm Chris has become a post-tropical cyclone, centered at midday Friday about 335 miles

June 22, 2012
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Thursday, June 21, 2012
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Flagship Management Continues Its Expansion By Welcoming Doug Ward

Flagship Management, LLC of Pompano Beach, FL announced today the appointment of Doug Ward, former Director of HR at ABS Americas, to their team of maritime

June 21, 2012
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Reducing Ship Emissions Cost-Effectively, Lloyd’s Register Provides Guidance

A new guide from Lloyd’s Register provides owners and operators with the technical information to reduce emissions in a cost-effective manner.  

June 21, 2012
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Craig Jasienski takes the helm at EUKOR Car Carriers

Effective from January 2013, Mr. Craig Jasienski has been appointed new president and CEO for EUKOR Car Carriers Inc., succeeding Mr. Sjur Galtung who will be

June 21, 2012
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