Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Hurtigruten expedition vessels arctic
Cruise Ships

COVID19: Cruise Lines Cancel Antarctica Cruises

by Victoria Klesty (Reuters) – Norway’s Hurtigruten has called off its remaining Antarctica cruises from January to March next year and will reduce capacity along the Norwegian coast because of...

October 27, 2020
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Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Gassnova Norway Longship CO2 Project

Ocean CO2 Storage Could Be A Hot ESG Investment For Banks & Oil Majors

by George Hay (Reuters) – If offshore wind and solar power are zero-carbon energy’s ESG golden boys, carbon capture is its problem child. Climate activists often see the process of...

October 21, 2020
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Monday, August 31, 2020

National Weather Service Monitoring Four Potential Storms in Atlantic as Season Heats Up

By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –Four potential tropical systems are threatening to form in the Atlantic, including a patch of thunderstorms off the Carolinas with a 70% chance of being...

August 31, 2020
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Friday, June 5, 2020
vlcc tanker

U.S. Considering Blacklisting More Tankers Over Venezuela Trade, Official Says

By Jonathan Saul, Devika Krishna Kumar and Matt Spetalnick LONDON/NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, June 5 (Reuters) – The United States is considering imposing sanctions on dozens of additional foreign oil tankers for...

June 5, 2020
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Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Cruise Ships

Norwegian Cruise Line Seeking $2 Billion to Survive Industry Shutdown

By Paula Seligson, Jonathan Levin and Crystal Tse (Bloomberg) — Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. is pledging ships and two islands as part of a plan to raise as much as...

May 5, 2020
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Thursday, January 30, 2020

General Dynamics Tops Profit Estimates On Shipyard Backlog

By Mike Stone (Reuters) – General Dynamics on Wednesday reported a 28% jump in its backlog due to a shipyard order for US Navy submarines. Shares fell 1.7% during morning...

January 30, 2020
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Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Brazilian army soldiers and residents work to remove an oil spill on Itapuama Beach in Cabo de Santo Agostinho

Brazil Investigating Four Other Tankers as Suspects in Mystery Oil Spill

By Renee Maltezou and Marcelo Teixeira ATHENS/SAO PAULO, Nov 6 (Reuters) – After initially naming only one ship, Brazilian authorities have added four more tankers as suspects in the investigation...

November 6, 2019
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Wednesday, September 4, 2019
California rescue teams remove a body from burned out dive boat.
Fire Incidents

NTSB Begins Probe Into Deadly California Scuba Boat Fire

by Omar Younis (Reuters) – Federal safety investigators on Tuesday promised an exhaustive probe into the fire that killed 34 people on a dive boat as many of the charred bodies...

September 4, 2019
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Thursday, May 9, 2019
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Northeast Draws Millions in Perks in Push for Offshore Wind

By Christopher Martin (Bloomberg) — Want to spruce up your downtown, or maybe get $10 million to support workforce training at the local college? How about investments to help rebuild...

May 9, 2019
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Sunday, February 24, 2019

Why Will All US Navy Ships Start Flying The Union Jack?

A US Navy order released on Thursday directs all ships of the fleet to start flying the union jack. Not to be confused with the national flag of the United...

February 24, 2019
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Thursday, January 17, 2019
Maritime News

Royal Caribbean Passenger Banned for Life for Insanely Stupid Balcony Jump

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nick Naydev (@naydev91) on Jan 11, 2019 at 11:28am PST Forget a ban, this guy is lucky to be alive! Royal...

January 17, 2019
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Friday, December 21, 2018
Grande Tema
Maritime News

Stowaways Threaten Cargo Ship’s Crew, But British Police Denies Piracy or Hostage Situation

LONDON, Dec 21 (Reuters) – British police said on Friday that they had received no reports that anyone has been harmed in an incident on an Italian cargo ship in...

December 21, 2018
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Thursday, November 15, 2018
Maritime News

First Ever Manila Statement Issued on Fair Treatment of Seafarers

A meeting was held on 13 November in Manila, between senior government representatives from Asia’s leading maritime nations regarding the treatment of seafarers. Also present at the meeting was a...

November 15, 2018
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Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Press Releases

CMA CGM and VIKING work together for better safety equipment management

Press Release – Viking Thinking big When your fleet has a large number of vessels, including some of the world’s biggest container ships, and you operate some 200 shipping routes...

August 1, 2018
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Thursday, July 5, 2018
car carrier

Global Automakers Hail More Ships Ahead of Tariff Deadline

By Nick Carey, Jonathan Saul and Brenda Goh DETROIT/LONDON/SHANGHAI, July 5 (Reuters) – Automakers are scrambling to ship vehicles to the United States to pre-empt possible higher tariffs, according to port...

July 5, 2018
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Maritime News

Saudi-Led Alliance Set for Battle Over Yemen’s Biggest Port

By Mohamed Mokhashef and Mohammed Ghobari ADEN, June 12 (Reuters) – A Saudi-led coalition geared up on Tuesday for a military assault on Yemen’s main port, preparing to launch by far...

June 12, 2018
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
china home-built aircraft carrier

China’s 1st New Aircraft Carrier To Start Sea Trials

  by Ben Blanchard (Reuters) China first domestically developed aircraft carrier looks set to begin sea trials after pictures appeared on the Chinese internet on Monday of it leaving its...

April 24, 2018
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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Danish DFDS To Buy Turkish U.N. Ro-Ro in $1.2 billion deal

by Teis Jensen (Reuters) – Danish shipping and logistics company DFDS has agreed to buy Turkish freight shipping operator U.N. Ro-Ro from Turkish private equity firms Actera Group and Esas...

April 12, 2018
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Monday, December 18, 2017
ponant icebreaker
Press Releases

Icebreaking Cruise Vessel for Ponant

PONANT has developed an innovative and environmentally friendly luxury cruise vessel in close cooperation with Aker Arctic and Stirling Design International since the beginning of 2016. The Ponant Icebreaker intends...

December 18, 2017
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Sunday, November 26, 2017
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Last Chance – gCaptain Black Friday Sale Ends Tonight!

Black Friday Event Starts Starts Now   Free USA Shipping On Every Item In The Store ($5 Off International Shipping) 33% Off All Shirts with coupon code “BlackFriday” Plus…. 20% Off Kids...

November 26, 2017
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