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October 22, 2014
Scrubbers mean likely changes to bunker delivery notes
OCTOBER 22, 2014 — Here's another example of how changes to regulations mean changes in the reams of paperwork confronting the marine industry. The text of the supplier's declaration required on the bunker delivery note (BDN) under MARPOL Annex...
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October 22, 2014
Two large hybrid ferries to have CRP propulsion
OCTOBER 22, 2014 — Shipbuilder Japan Marine United Inc.has received an order from MOL Ferry Co., Ltd. for two large, eco-friendly ferries. With a capacity of 620 passengers, 160 trucks and 113 autos, the 14,000 gt ships will have a length OA of...
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October 22, 2014
Matson to pay $1 million in molasses spill plea deal
OCTOBER 22, 2014 — Matson (NYSE:MATX) has reached a settlement with the U.S. Attorney for the District of Hawaii in relation to charges that it illegally discharged more than 230,000 gallons of molasses into Honolulu Harbor last year, but could...
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October 22, 2014
MEPC correspondence group will look at fuel quality
OCTOBER 22, 2014 — Intertanko is hailing a decision on fuel oil quality taken at the just ended session of IMO's MEPC as progress. Regulation 18 of MARPOL Annex VI sets requirements for fuel oil quality for ships, including the prohibition of...
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October 21, 2014
Burger Boat delivers research vessel
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — Built at Burger Boat Company's Manitowoc, WI, shipyard, the oceanographic research and fisheries assessment vessel Arcticus has completed sea trials and was delivered to the U.S. Geological Survey's Great Lakes Science...
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October 21, 2014
GLDD gets a slice of the Suez pie
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ:GLDD) reports that the Suez Canal Authority Chairman Mohab Mohamed Hussein Mamish has signed a $540 million contract with a consortium consisting of Great Lakes (25%) and...
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October 21, 2014
Angola takes delivery of two Incat Crowther ferries
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — Spanish shipbuilder Astilleros Amon has delivered the 30 m catamaran ferriers Macôco and Panguila to Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de Angola for operation by subsidiary TMA Express. The two ferries are the first of five...
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October 21, 2014
Rolls-Royce to build service center at Astican
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — Rolls-Royce has inked a cooperation agreement that will see it build a 2,100 sq.m service facility at the Astican shipyard in Las Palmas, Canary Islands. Rolls-Royce says the agreement that will enhance the service...
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October 21, 2014
MHI-MME licenses Chinese propeller manufacturer
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd. (MHI-MME) has concluded a licensing agreement with China's Changzhou Zhonghai Marine Propeller Co., Ltd. (CZZH) under which MHI-MME provides CZZH the...
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October 21, 2014
Gulfmark results dissapoint the analysts
OCTOBER 21, 2014 — "The global offshore vessel market flattened in the third quarter as fewer offshore drilling rigs were utilized than anticipated, and as oil producing companies continued their focus on reducing costs," said Gulfmark Offshore...

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