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Vessel detained in Salerno for carrying scrap cargo

The Bulgaria-flagged general cargo ship ‘Seven Star’ was detained in Salerno, Italy, as she was found carrying a cargo of hazardous iron waste, which is to be offloaded at the port and arrested. 

IMO Council Outcome

112th Session, 16-19 June 2014 The IMO Council held its 112th Session (C112) from Monday 16 through Thursday 19 June…

New report proposes pension insurance for ships

Last month a new report on sustainable shipping was presented to executives and other maritime stakeholders at European Maritime Day in Bremen. Among other contributors to the report, researchers from Chalmers and the University of Gothenburg propose several tangible measures to make EU shipping more sustainable.

Ship recycling helps support America s maritime academies

From office equipment and furniture, to single-family homes, the U.S. Government periodically auctions property it no longer needs. In doing so, it makes money from aging Federal assets that can be used to better serve the American people.

ICS board meets in London

The Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) - the principal international trade association for shipowners, representing…

The Ship Recycling Market

Demolition Prices for elderly ships have fallen by a quarter in 2012 to date, and owners are encouraged to dispose…
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