Knightsbridge Tankers Deal: Big Day On The High Seas

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Knightsbridge Tankers Deal: Big Day On The High Seas Knightsbridge Tankers (VLCCF) stock soared as much as 10% Thursday and ended the session 5.4% higher after news surfaced that the company would become the leading U.S.-listed owner of dry-bulk capesize vessels, in a deal forged...
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Search and Rescue: Extreme Maritime Challenges

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Search and Rescue: Extreme Maritime Challenges How two of the latest tragedies in the SAR world could be repeated in different circumstances in the Arctic. In the case of Malaysian Airlines MH370, the challenge was actually tracking and locating where it had gone after it...
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Pentagon hails maritime guidelines for Pacific region

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Pentagon hails maritime guidelines for Pacific region The US Defence Department Wednesday hailed the maritime guidelines adopted by naval leaders at the Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) in China. “The Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea — we call them CUES — offers guidelines for...
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Oil spill response tool

America’s CSA Ocean Sciences Inc
Oil spill response tool The GeoPortal allows team members to learn by experience by storing and displaying project-specific spatial data America’s CSA Ocean Sciences Inc (CSA) has created a new GeoPortal for tasks associated with streamling the planning, science and operations for oil spill response....
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Arctic maritime potential fails to excite U.S. industry

Decreasing seasonal sea ice
Arctic maritime potential fails to excite U.S. industry Decreasing seasonal sea ice has opened up Arctic waters for longer periods with resulting potential economic opportunities in commercial shipping, cruises, commercial fishing, oil, and mining. But while Russians seem to find all this very exciting, with...
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Dubai Maritime Vision 2030 launched

Chairman of Dubai Ports, Customs, and Free Zones Corporation, Chairman of DMCA
Dubai Maritime Vision 2030 launched   Move aimed at creating sustainable maritime sector and establishing Dubai as a leading global maritime hub Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the government authority charged with regulating, coordinating and supervising all aspects of the maritime sector in Dubai, has...
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Greece faces long road to recovery

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Greece faces long road to recovery, despite financial rebound (Reuters) – Nikos Mavrikos has fired half of his employees since 2010 as the Greek economy imploded, leaving his ship supplybusiness on the verge of collapse. February marked a turning point, however: Mavrikos made a hire, his first in...
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Research and Markets: Global Maritime Security

Research and Markets: Global Maritime Security
Research and Markets: Global Maritime Security (Access Control & Biometrics, Surveillance and Tracking, Detectors,Communications) Market 2013-2018 The global maritime security market to grow from $12.55 billion in 2013 to $19.48 billion in 2018, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 9.2% from 2013 to...
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Nigeria: U.S. Pledges to Support Nigeria in Maritime Security

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Nigeria: U.S. Pledges to Support Nigeria in Maritime Security Entwistle said in Lagos at the opening ceremony of “OBANGAME EXPRESS 2014 Exercise” that the US was prepared to support the Federal Government’s effort at increasing security along its maritime borders. “The US remains absolutely committed...
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Industry reacts to MLC 2006

Seafarers Rights International
Industry reacts to MLC 2006 Several organisations within the marine industry have called for the latest Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) 2006 amendments to be implemented quickly to ensure seafarers are fully protected in the event of injury, death or abandonment. Agreed during a meeting of...
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