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Ship recycling set to soar

Niels Rasmussen, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO, has been giving his attention to an expected spike in ship recycling numbers over the next 10 years, partly due to the shipping industry facing

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NGO slams shipping industry’s scrapping choices

FEBRUARY 2, 2017 — According to NGO Shipbreaking Platform, last year saw 862 ships (27.4 million gt) dismantled worldwide, with 668 of them (23.8 million gt) being beached. India scrapped the most

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Bill introduced to help U.S. ship recyclers

JUNE 5, 2015 — U.S. Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and Bill Cassidy (R-LA) yesterday introduced the Ships to Be Recycled in the States (STORIS) Act. Congressman Garret Graves (R-A) is introducing companion

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MARAD recycles old ships into academy funding

JANUARY 29, 2014 — The U.S. Maritime Administration today announced that America’s six state maritime academies – California Maritime Academy, Great Lakes Maritime Academy, Maine Maritime Academy, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, SUNY Maritime