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REGULATORY WATCH: The Global 0.50% Sulfur Cap: 30 months and counting down …

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Industry frets about the coming deadline. Shipping desperately wants to be ready, but will global shore-based infrastructure and refining capacity match the demand that is sure to come? And … are regulators

OP/ED: How Growth Can Benefit the Environment

Thomas A. Jelenić, Vice President for Pacific Merc

You might call 2017 a banner year for California ports. San Pedro Bay, home to the nation's leading twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach exceeded their pre-recession peaks. Collectively, San Pedro Bay was up 7.

Driving Efficiently Towards Zero Emissions

the Kalmar Ottawa Electric terminal tractor, T2E

As the Port of Long Beach Starts Year-long Freight and electric vehicle (EV) testing, Kalmar’s newest workhorse – the Kalmar Ottawa Electric terminal tractor, T2E – will be doing some of the heavy lifting.

Shipbuilding

MOL Installs AR Navigation on 21 VLCCs

Pic: Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd

Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced its intention to install a navigation

LNG-Ship Orders to Dominate Newbuilds in 2025

Pic: Samsung Heavy industries.

About 60.3 percent of the world’s ship orders are projected to be for liquefied natural gas

Derecktor Launches Hybrid Cat for Shortsea Venture

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The Captain Ben Moore entered the water with a quiet splash, a fitting launch for a vessel

Contracts

QP Ships Naphtha to Thailand

Photo: Qatar Petroleum

Qatar Petroleum (QP), a state owned petroleum company of Qatar, said that it had concluded a

Svitzer Seals USVI Tugboat Deal

A Caribbean-based Svitzer tugboat. CREDIT Svitzer

Svitzer Caribbean Dominicana has secured a 5-year contract with Limetree Bay Terminals due to

BAE Systems Jacksonville Wins Navy Deal

BAE Systems Jacksonville Ship Repair, Jacksonville, Florida, is awarded a $23,865,722 cost-plus-award-fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-19-C-2317 to exercise

Technology

Arnlea, Px Sign Six Figure Renewal Contract

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Arnlea Systems, a provider of mobile technology solutions for clients working within the oil and

WheelHouse Names VP of Operations

Ian Morris, WheelHouse VP, Operations

As part of the continued growth of WheelHouse and his evolving role within the company

Wärtsilä Enables Innovative Simulation Hub

The new simulation centre will be located at the L

The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply and configure the software solutions for a new

Legal

Nakilat Reports 9% Profit Jump in Q1

Pic: Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat)

Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat), a shipping and maritime company with the world's largest

USCG Releases Arctic Strategic Outlook

USCG Healy Icebreaker CREDIT NyxoLyno Cangemi USCG

The U.S. Coast Guard, today released its newest strategy to address its expanding role in the

Domestic Vessel Annual Report for 2018 now available

File Image: A USCG safety inspector at work on the

The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance has announced the publication of the 2018 Domestic

People & Company News

Port of Oakland Generates 84,000 Jobs

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Californian Port of Oakland supports 84,144 jobs in the Bay Area and 20 percent of those jobs are

NIMASA Makes IMO Representative Director

Rita Uruakpa (Photo: NIMASA)

The Governing Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has

Oman LNG Settles $2bln Loan in Advance

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Oman Liquefied Natural Gas LLC has announced that it has successfully repaid its US$2 billion loan

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