ITF calls on Mauritius to release Wakashio crew

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Hyde Marine
Crowley awarded $638 million MARAD contract

Multi-year contract for Vessel Acquisition Management will see Crowley strategic acquisition and vessel management service assist MARAD in the enhancement of the Ready Reserve Force fleet.
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Schottel
ITF calls on Mauritius to release Wakashio crew

The crew has been held since bulker grounded a year ago.
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Conrad
World shipping faces looming officer shortage

Seafarer Workforce Report from BIMCO and ICS warns that, by 2026, an additional 89,510 officers will be needed to operate the world merchant fleet. and says that currently there is already a shortfall of 26,240 STCW certified officers.
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Blount
Third 3,000-hp push tug joins Vane Brothers fleet

Chesapeake Shipbuilding & Naval Architects delivers third of four Salisbury class tugs well suited to working in confined, shallow-draft areas along the U.S. East Coast’s inland waterways.
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NCP
U.S. LNG exports soar

EIA says monthly U.S. liquefied natural gas exports reached record highs in the first half of 2021, averaging 9.6 billion cubic feet per day.
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Clean Waterways Conference
Corps starts 2021 Duluth maintenance dredging

The Duluth Engineer District is set to begin 2021 maintenance dredging and Minnesota Point beach nourishment next week.
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