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Electric and Autonomous

Norwegian fertilizer producer Yara and maritime technology firm Kongsberg Gruppe are teaming up to build what they say will be the world’s first fully-electric and…

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VGM compliance

On July the 1st 2016 the shipping industry moved a little bit closer to a more safer, transparent environment when the amendments to the SOLAS…

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Shipping container hotel

A gorgeous new hotel has been constructed in the European country of Georgia.  It’s made from, you guessed it, shipping containers. Take a look at…

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2016 Port Statistics

There was some huge records broken last year in relation to throughput at container terminals around the world. We’ve complied a few of these numbers…

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Fairy Terns return to Fremantle

Fairy terns have returned for the third nesting season to the Rous Head sanctuary created by Fremantle Ports. Port Environmental Advisor Adam van der Beeke said at…

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New Year’s Resolution

It’s a new year, did you make any resolutions for 2017? If traveling more was on top of your list, we have an inspirational story…

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The ship that never calls at port

Reality or science fiction? Today we’re sharing this fascinating article from Maersk – they’re looking forward into the future.  A future that is full of…

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Monday Funnies

From time to time we are sent funny shipping and warehousing photos to share with our readers. Some of these are oldies, but they certainly…

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Housing for Veterans

One of our valued readers alerted us to this inspiring project for housing Orange County’s homeless veterans in shipping containers.  Check out this slideshow of…

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Cocaine found in Coca-Cola

Workers at a Coca-Cola factory in southern France opened a shipment of orange juice but found a huge shipment of cocaine instead. The Coca-Cola factory…

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