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German Navy Bids to Acquire Rostock Shipyard 

Published Jun 24, 2022 4:23 PM by The Maritime Executive

The German government confirmed that it has entered a bid to acquire the Rostock shipyard that formerly belong to the now defunct...

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Video: China’s First 24,000 TEU Containership Delivered to Evergreen

Published Jun 22, 2022 10:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

Evergreen took delivery today on its newest containership, Ever Alot, which its Chinese builders are highlighting as both the worl...

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Samsung Books its Largest Single Shipbuilding Order with LNG Carriers 

Published Jun 22, 2022 2:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries received the single largest order in the history of the company which analysts b...

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St. John Ship Building Acquired to Build Offshore Jones Act Ships

Published Jun 21, 2022 6:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

Demand from the emerging offshore wind sector and the need to build and maintain Jones Act compliant ships is driving new opportun...

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Sweden Prepares to Order Two New Icebreakers

Published Jun 19, 2022 11:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

Sweden intends to renew its icebreaker fleet and ensure year-round navigation in its Baltic waters with plans to procure two...

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Chantiers de l’Atlantique Seeks to Expand Offshore Engineering Work

Published Jun 19, 2022 3:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique is working to expand the offshore engineering portion of its business to offset...

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Construction Begins on NOAA’s New Oceanographic Research Ships

Published Jun 16, 2022 8:14 PM by The Maritime Executive

Construction officially began on June 15 for the first of two oceanographic ships as part of the fleet rebuilding effort for NOAA...

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Chinese Shipbuilding Predicts Upturn After Slowing YTD in 2022

Published Jun 16, 2022 4:30 PM by The Maritime Executive

New statistics from Chinese officials continue to show the impact of the pandemic and China’s zero-COVID policy is having on...

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Door County, Maritime Hub of the Great Lakes

Published Jun 15, 2022 2:27 PM by Chad Fuhrmann

Wisconsin may not come to mind during discussions of the maritime industry, but with over 800 miles of Great Lakes coastline and a...

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Video: Iran Delivers Domestically Built Tanker to Venezuela

Published Jun 13, 2022 7:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

In an elaborate handover ceremony conducted on June 11, Iran reported that it delivered its second domestically built oil tanker....

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