Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Singapore Seeks to Vaccinate 10,000 Maritime Workers in January

Singapore has unveiled plans for an aggressive vaccination blitz for frontline maritime workers that aims to put some 10,000 needles in arms by the end of the month. The COVID-19...

4 hours ago
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Thursday, August 29, 2019
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Maritime News

Number of Major Shipping Accidents Down at Port of Singapore

The number of major ship accidents in the Port of Singapore has fallen significantly over the last decade, with little over one major incident per one million vessel movements, the...

August 29, 2019
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Friday, July 27, 2018
Maritime News

Contaminated Bunker Fuel Clogging Ship Engines in Singapore -Surveyor

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, July 27 (Reuters) – Contaminated marine fuel that clogs and damages ship engines has been found in Singapore, the world’s largest ship refuelling hub, according to...

July 27, 2018
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Wednesday, June 6, 2018
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Offshore News

Keppel to Build South East Asia’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel for Port of Singapore

Singapore shipbuilder Keppel will build South East Asia’s first liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel with delivery planned for 2020. FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine and Shell...

June 6, 2018
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Thursday, January 12, 2017
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Maritime News

Singapore Container Volumes Stagnant at 30 Million TEU in 2016

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – Singapore’s terminal operator PSA today reported that it handled 67.63m teu across both its international network of facilities and its flagship home terminals....

January 12, 2017
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Saturday, November 26, 2016
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Maritime News

China Seizes Troop Cargo In Hong Kong

By Greg Torode (Reuters) Beijing on Friday warned countries against maintaining military ties with Taiwan, after Singaporean armored troop carriers were seized en route from the island that Beijing regards...

November 26, 2016
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Monday, August 1, 2016

Singapore’s Port Authority Revokes AC Oil Bunker License

SINGAPORE, Aug 1 (Reuters) – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) revoked the bunker fuel supplier and bunker craft operator licences of AC Oil Pte Ltd, after investigations...

August 1, 2016
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Maritime News

Singapore Opens Next Phase of $3.5 Billion Container Terminal

Singapore opened the newest addition to its container port on Tuesday, aiming to handle more of the increasing number of mega-ships plying the oceans.

June 23, 2015
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Monday, January 19, 2015

Shanghai Widens Lead as World’s Busiest Container Port

Shanghai retained its title as the world’s busiest container port for a fifth consecutive year after widening the gap with its closest rival Singapore.

January 19, 2015
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Friday, May 30, 2014

MPA: Human Error and Poor Judgement Caused String of Singapore Ship Collisions

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has concluded its investigations into a three separate collisions involving commercial vessels in and around Singapore that occurred over a two week period earlier this year

May 30, 2014
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Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Maritime News

Singapore Reinforcing Safety of Navigation Following Recent Vessel Collisions

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore says it is conducting investigations into three separate collisions involving commercial vessels in and around Singapore and taking proactive measures to reduce such incidents in the future.

February 11, 2014
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Thursday, January 30, 2014
Maritime News

Two Collisions, Two Spills in Singapore

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore is coordinating the containment and clean-up of two oil spills following two separate collisions south of Jurong Island and off Marina South on January 29 and 30, respectively.

January 30, 2014
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Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Featured Collection: Port of Singapore – Gateway to Asia

Connected to more than 600 ports in some 120 countries, Singapore is one of the world's busiest shipping hubs, and is often called the gateway to Asia.

January 28, 2014
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Friday, November 15, 2013
Maritime News

Ports of Singapore, Zeebrugge and Antwerp Sign LNG Bunkering Accord

The ports of Singapore, Zeebrugge and Antwerp this week have signed a LNG bunkering accord aimed at harmonizing and facilitating the use of LNG as a marine fuel.

November 15, 2013
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Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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Maritime News

Is Your Bunker Fuel Guaranteed Iranian-Free?

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Western sanctions against Iran are becoming a major headache for European and other shipping companies whose vessels refuel in Singapore, as they face penalties if they use fuel...

May 15, 2012
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Saturday, March 3, 2012
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Neptune Orient Lines Gains Nearly 10 Percent, Singapore Economic Outlook Improves

SINGAPORE -(Dow Jones)- Singapore shares ended higher Friday, led by gains in cyclical stocks as investors’ optimism over the global economy got a shot in the arm from some positive...

March 3, 2012
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Friday, January 13, 2012
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Maritime News

Port of Singapore Records Positive 2011 Results [REPORT]

Port of Singapore continued to register good growth in all areas despite a challenging year for the maritime industry Amid uncertainty in the global economy as well as challenges faced...

January 13, 2012
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Monday, June 13, 2011
Maritime News

Singapore May Tanker Arrivals Up 1.7% On Month

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–The number of oil, gas and chemical tankers passing through the port of Singapore in May was up 1.7% from the previous month, but overall tonnage was 0.6%...

June 13, 2011
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Friday, January 28, 2011
Maritime News

Tanker AB9 Sinks in Singapore Strait

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) reports that the Singapore-registered asphalt tanker, “AB9” sank at approximately 1510hrs on 27 January 2011 (Singapore time).  The MPA was informed that...

January 28, 2011
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Friday, January 7, 2011
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Maritime News

Shanghai Overtakes Singapore As World’s Busiest Port

CONTAINER traffic through ports in Singapore increased 9.9 per cent last year as recovering economies ignited global trade. The wharves moved 28.43 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of standard-sized container...

January 7, 2011
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