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Robert McClure

Robert McClure
Leader of the first expedition to transit the Northwest Passage, albeit partly by sledge

Battle of Actium

Battle of Actium
Octavian’s victory ended the Roman Republic

Vaquita porpoise

Vaquita porpoise
World’s most endangered cetacean

SS City of Rio de Janeiro

SS City of Rio de Janeiro
Its 1901 sinking was one of San Francisco’s worst maritime disasters

Politics and Religion: on the water

Politics and Religion: on the water
The OSVDPA Announces its membership opportunity at a critical time for the offshore markets and, in particular, those stakeholders immersed in the all-important Dynamic Positioning game.

Clipper Ship RAINBOW

Clipper Ship RAINBOW
The first extreme clipper

Ship Scrapping Scandal Simmering?

Ship Scrapping Scandal Simmering?
Why would the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) leave $400,000 of the taxpayer’s dollars on the table when it comes to awarding ship recycling contracts? Your guess is as good as mine.

HMS Terror

HMS Terror
An unlucky ship that participated in a number of historic events

New Siberian Islands

New Siberian Islands
An archipelago in the Arctic Ocean north of Siberia, between the Laptev Sea and the East Siberian Sea

Anglerfish

Anglerfish
The true inventors of the fishing lure

Fatal Ferry Follies

Fatal Ferry Follies
Passenger vessel safety isn’t just a third world problem. It’s a worthy challenge to take up in 2015 and at the same time, a completely sobering way to ring in the New Year.

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NewLead Holdings Acquire 5 Vessels

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  NewLead Holdings Ltd. announced today that it recently added five bitumen tanker vessels to its fleet. The Company has expanded its fleet to 10 vessels

Boskalis, Van Oord to Construct Island off Jakarta Coast

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  Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) and joint venture partner Van Oord have been awarded a contract by PT Muara Wisesa Samudra to design and

ClassNK Releases Improved "e-Application"

  ClassNK announced the release of an improved "e-Application" system. This improvement was planned based on requests from the users. Therefore, firstly
 
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