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#Boating, Maritime & Port

IAMPE's Newest Class Of Maritime Port Executives
Kevin C. Kiefer, USCG, AMPE-Deputy Director Marine Transportation Systems, USCG Office of Prevention and Policy. The IAMPE is a non-profit industry association dedicated to the educational management development of port, terminal and maritime professionals.
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Port Canaveral and Carnival Break Ground on New Cruise Terminal
Interior renderings of new Cruise Terminal 3 named the ‘Launch Pad’ (Photo: Canaveral Port Authority) Construction of the cruise terminal’s marine ... endorsed by The Maritime Executive.
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The Canary Islands Hub Is A One-Stop Shop For Maritime And Marine Offshore Operations In The Mid-Atlantic
The port shows a bright future ahead with the arrival of the ... http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-canary-islands-hub-is-a-one-stop-shop-for-maritime-and-marine-offshore-operations-in-the-mid-atlantic-300814500.html SOURCE Canary Islands Hub
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Marine biofuel test at Port of Rotterdam gets underway March 19
IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, CMA CGM, the GoodShipping Program and the Port of Rotterdam announced ... latest step in the scaling of low carbon marine biofuel oils for wider commercial use within the maritime industry. “In a few days, we will ...
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High speed runaway boat skipper sends sobering safety warning after being tossed overboard
While the man was safe, the rogue boat was adjacent to a busy shipping channel where cargo boats were waiting to enter the Port of Brisbane ... A spokesman from Maritime Safety Queensland (MSQ) said it was "strongly recommended" that skippers of all ...
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GPS Plans Rail Link in Port of Amsterdam
The maritime industry has always followed a path of gradual improvement, albeit with many opting to travel the route of least resistance. The Massachusetts Port Authority announced that $35 million has been secured to help fund the ongoing Boston Harbor ...
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Historic, neglected boat is rusting away in a graveyard of ships on the Delaware River
“It’s a part of our maritime ... Delaware River Port Authority, which has funded economic development on both sides of the Delaware River. "It is not too late for this piece of history to be saved, as we’ve seen examples of light boat preservations ...
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Marine biofuels begin to make headway in ocean shipping
It has teamed up with the Port of Rotterdam ... solutions to the maritime industry, announced in early February that the BHP-chartered and NYK-owned bulker, Frontier Sky, has taken a delivery of a 30 percent/70 percent biofuel-marine gasoil blend of ...
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SEA\LNG Welcomes First North American Port Member
SEA\LNG’s vision of a competitive global LNG value chain for cleaner maritime shipping by 2020 ... to advance LNG bunkering in the Port of Vancouver. SEA\LNG unites industry players from across the LNG marine value chain, from major LNG suppliers ...
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Lower refuelling traffic sinks Singapore marine fuel sales in February to three-year low
Sales of marine fuels in Singapore, Asia’s biggest ship fuelling port, fell to a three-year low in February of 3.78 million tonnes, down 8.6 percent from a year earlier, data from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) showed on Wednesday.
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