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Navy Disciplines Sailors Involved in Jet Fuel Spill

By MarEx 2017-06-23 21:55:11

On May 11, Navy personnel at Naval Station Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach, Virginia made an error in routing aviation fuel from a tank barge into an on-shore storage...

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House Budget Includes Extra $6B for Naval Shipbuilding

By MarEx 2017-06-23 20:51:08

The House Armed Services Committee’s proposed National Defense Authorization Act for 2018 includes $6 billion more for naval shipbuilding than requested by the Trump...

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Seafarers Matter

By MarEx 2017-06-23 19:50:41

June 25 is IMO Day of the Seafarer, and the IMO is encouraging everyone to join the campaign and show that #SeafarersMatter. Under this theme, the campaign is engaging people...


Cardiff University Studies Seafarers' Religious Lives

By MarEx 2017-06-23 19:15:59

The religious and spiritual experiences of seafarers, and ministry amongst port chaplains, will be explored in a new project by Cardiff University’s Seafarers...


The Modern Face of Crewing Standards

By MarEx 2017-06-23 19:01:39

With the shipping industry in the throes of some of the biggest changes it has ever seen, the profession of crewing is also changing. Driven by the pressure to cut...


Abu Dhabi Ports Takes Over Management of Fujairah

By MarEx 2017-06-23 17:06:26

Abu Dhabi has reached an agreement with the Port of Fujairah to take over its management for a 35-year period. The agreement covers the operation of Fujairah's...

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Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Concession Agreement with Fujairah Port

By MarEx 2017-06-23 15:37:41

• 35-year concession agreement with the Fujairah Port, grants Abu Dhabi Ports exclusive rights to develop port infrastructure and undertake operations for containers,...

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Two New Damen Tugs for Rimorchiatori Riuniti

By MarEx 2017-06-23 14:43:03

Italian tug operator Rimorchiatori Riuniti has continued to expand its fleet with the deliveries of two new Damen tugs; an ASD 2913 called Danimarca and an ASD 2411 called...

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Junge & Co Appoints Olaf Fölsch as CEO

By MarEx 2017-06-23 13:54:09

Junge & Co, part of the Ed Broking Group, announced the appointment of Olaf Fölsch as CEO. He succeeds Ulfert Paulsen who has retired from the position after more...


Vessel that Struck USS Fitzgerald Was On Autopilot

By MarEx 2017-06-23 13:11:45

On Friday, unnamed Navy officials released several new developments in the USS Fitzgerald investigation. The conservative outlet the Washington Free Beacon reports that...

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