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How Will the New IMO Emissions Regulations Impact Carriers?

TBA Welcomes New MD Frank Tazelaar  12 Oct 2016
TBA has announced that Frank Tazelaar is to become Managing Director; he will take up his position on November 1st, 2016

Bulk Carrier Sinks Cargo Vessel  15 hours ago
A bulk carrier crashed into a cargo vessel in the early hours of October 22, 2016, sinking it along with its cargo of 2,700 tonnes of sand

Rotterdam Throughput Down 1.9% in First Nine Months  16 hours ago
Compared to the first three quarters of 2015 (+5.4%), cargo throughput at the Port of Rotterdam in the same period this year fell by 1.9%.

26 Sailors Released by Somali Pirates  16 hours ago
Held in captivity since March, 2012, the crew of FV Naham 3 have been freed by their Somali captors and sent to Nairobi

Korean Shipping Restructuring Price: $27bn  16 hours ago
An IMF report stated that the cost of saving the South Korean shipbuilding and shipping companies is approximately US$27.3 billion

New Russian Deepwater Port Agreement  16 hours ago
An agreement of intent has been signed between Arkhangelsk JSC and Poly International Holding Co. to construct a deep-water port

Hanjin Shutters European Operations  16 hours ago
Hanjin Shipping has announced its intention to close all of its European business operations across ten countries

APM Crane Order for Tangier  17 hours ago
APM Terminals has announced orders for 12 remote-controlled STS cranes and 32 ARMGs to equip the new five million TEU APM Terminals MedPort Tangier facility now under...

Friday Focus: Sea Monster U-Boat Found  4 days ago
A German World War one U-Boat has been found off the Scottish coast, it had been reported to be lying undiscovered for almost 100 years

CMA CGM Makes Progress on NOL Loan  4 days ago
Since acquiring Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) in June, 2016, CMA CGM has already paid back half of the US$1.6 billion it borrowed to finance the deal

Fire at Port of Antwerp  4 days ago
A carrier docked at the Port of Antwerp has caught fire, and firefighters were still on the scene fighting it into the morning of October 21, 2016

Transas Calls for Big Data Risk Reduction  4 days ago
Transas has called for the International IMO to set standards for the communication connections between ship and shore or else create a significant cyber security...

Maersk Begins Iranian Calls  4 days ago
After a five-year hiatus on entering Iranian ports, Maersk Line have announced they will be resuming their calls to the country

Korean Ship Taken by Terrorists  4 days ago
A Korean-flagged heavy lift ship berthed at Tawitawi Island in the Philippines was boarded by 10 gunmen and captured on October 20, 2016