Can Eagle Spirit Succeed Where Northern Gateway failed?

In May 2017, under the umbrella of the Oceans Protect Plan, the federal government introduced Bill C-48, the Oil Spill Moratorium Act, thereby delivering on the Prime Minister’s campaign promise to introduce a crude oil tanker moratorium on British Columbia’s north coast.
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International Cruise Trends

If we look back to as little as 30 years ago, taking a cruise was still a big deal. The number of ships was limited, itineraries were predictable and onboard facilities traditional.
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Future Тrends for LNG bunkering

For the past ten years or so, there has been global acceptance within the marine industry that a paradigm shift in the use of bunker fuels would be an inevitable consequence of the establishment of Emissions Control Areas
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Baltic Dry Index

What is the Baltic Dry Index?

The Baltic Dry Index can best be described as a weighted average of daily shipping rates for the different classes of dry bulk vessels, namely Capesize, Panamax, Supramax, and Handysize based on a daily survey of agents across the globe.
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The Challenges of Ultra Large Container Vessels (ULCVs)

Picture: The ULCV CSCL Jupiter aground in the River Scheldt in August 2017

The recent ordering of a batch of 22,000 TEU capacity Ultra Large Container Vessels (ULCV) has re-ignited the debate surrounding just how big container vessels can become.
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