Monday, September 7, 2015
Maritime News

London International Shipping Week Kicks Off With LSE Opening

  London International Shipping Week was kicked off Monday with the opening of the London Stock Exchange Monday by Shipping Minister Robert Goodwill MP

September 7, 2015
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Thursday, July 9, 2015

BBC Broadcaster Emily Maitlis to Moderate London International Shipping Week Flagship Conference

London International Shipping Week 2015 (LISW15) is delighted to announce that Emily Maitlis, Presenter of BBC Newsnight and the News Channel, is to moderate

July 9, 2015
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Thursday, July 3, 2014

Visit the Liberty Ship S.S. JOHN W. BROWN

Still looking for something to do this Independence Day weekend? The S. S. JOHN W. BROWN is one of two still operational Liberty ships from World War II and

July 3, 2014
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Tuesday, October 22, 2013
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Europort Captures Global Industry Mood

Two weeks before the doors open at Europort, Rotterdam, organiser Ahoy is finalising arrangements for the event that promises to provide a benchmark for the

October 22, 2013
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Thursday, October 3, 2013
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Press Releases

Europort 2013 Reaches Beyond Technology Frontiers

Shipping’s need to squeeze maximum value out of available assets is finding sharp focus, as the global maritime and offshore industries gather in

October 3, 2013
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

World’s Largest Ship on Display in Copenhagen

More than 42,000 members of the public have already signed up to tour the world's largest ship in Copenhagen,

September 24, 2013
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Thursday, May 30, 2013
Press Releases

UK Hydrographic Office Brings Free ECDIS Workshop to Hong Kong

(Press Release) The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is bringing its renowned ECDIS workshop to Hong Kong next week. This free workshop will present

May 30, 2013
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Saturday, March 16, 2013

Remembering our Fallen Coast Guard Shipmates and their Families

By Ryan Erickson I still remember the first time ME1 (formerly MK1) Sean Lawler called me up to tell me about this guy who decided he was going to

March 16, 2013
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Friday, September 7, 2012

In Case You Missed It: SMM-Hamburg Wrap-Up

The biennial SMM-Hamburg conference, known as one of the maritime industry’s leading trade fairs and considered by many a “must attend”

September 7, 2012
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Monday, August 20, 2012
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Caribbean Nations Come Together for Conference on Offshore Deepwater Spill Response

HOUSTON – Caribbean nations will come together for the first time to specifically address emergency response protocols for offshore deepwater drilling

August 20, 2012
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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Energy Efficiency Focus Fuels New Shipping Strategies on First Day of Posidonia 2012

As persistent high oil prices and the burden of increased regulatory compliance have rendered energy management strategy development crucial for fleet owners

June 5, 2012
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Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Time to Get Down to Business at Shipping 2012

19 days from today, maritime industry professionals from around North America, and in fact the world, will be converging on Stamford, Connecticut for one of

February 29, 2012
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Monday, August 1, 2011
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An American warship attacks Libyan pirates… circa 1801.

(US Naval History and Heritage Command) Exactly 210 years ago today, during the First Barbary War, the schooner Enterprise, commanded by Lieutenant Andrew

August 1, 2011
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Friday, June 24, 2011

Vessel Information Sharing Can Save Fuel

The following article originally appeared on, a resource of the National Maritime Domain Awareness Coordination Office, which is responsible for

June 24, 2011
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Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Today is World Hydrography Day!

Today, June 21st, is World Hydrography Day, a day to recognize our ocean surveyors.  Check out this video from Mary Glackin, NOAA’s Deputy Under

June 21, 2011
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Monday, May 23, 2011

“What’s Next?”: Nor-Shipping conference looks for answers

The news item is from the 2011 event visit gCaptain’s NorShipping 2013 page for information on the next event. Nor-shipping 2011, one of the premier

May 23, 2011
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Friday, May 13, 2011

National Maritime Day Dinner and AMVER Awards Honor Seafarers and Recognize Voluntary Rescue Participants

Stories of heroism on the seas abound. Seafarers going to extraordinary lengths to aid their own, ships diverting their course in order to rescue “those

May 13, 2011
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Thursday, May 5, 2011
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GL Noble Denton, Fassmer, USMMA & Wilhelmsen Party – OTC 2011

Germanischer Lloyd, Fassmer, USMMA & Wilhelmsen hosted a party at this week’s Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. The party was well attended

May 5, 2011
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Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Young Maritime Industry Environmental Group Celebrates Accelerated Growth

While Earth Day was being celebrated around the world, a young maritime industry led agency added to the festivities by announcing it now has over 100

April 26, 2011
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Friday, April 15, 2011

Washington leaders offer little good news for maritime interests

Photo: Left to Right, Robert J. Whitney; Jr.- ABS, Jeffrey Lantz, USCG; Jeanne Grasso, President of WISTA USA and partner at Blank Rome LLP; Stacey H.

April 15, 2011
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