It was a picture of a brand new pilot boat in Work Boat World that got me thinking; a beautiful and powerful craft, clearly built for heavy weather and the efficient ..

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There are many factors within the whole process of pilot embarkation. There remains an excellent focus on ships’ rigging of pilot ladders – to minimise their ..

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Global economic growth continues to slow with recession warnings sounding in many corners of the world, none of which points to high global trade volume growth for the ..

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US Coast Guard and salvage crews have extracted the remaining four crewmembers of a vehicle carrier that had caught fire and capsized in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, ..

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Monday opened with the most significant spike in the oil price since Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait in 1990, with Brent crude shooting up 20 per cent to over US$70 per ..

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Major shipping industry trade associations BIMCO, ICS, Intercargo and Intertanko met in London yesterday to consider the transformational issues affecting the sector. Top ..

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For thousands of years ships have sailed the oceans, through most of recorded history. Most of those centuries saw little change regarding sea transport, wooden vessels ..

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