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UK to join US-led effort to protect Gulf shipping

Under new Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab the UK Government has announced that its existing naval vessels deployed in the Gulf - including Type 45 destroyer HMS Duncan and Type 23 frigate HMS Montrose - will join the US-led maritime security mission designed to protect merchant shipping in the region. Read More

K Line, Namura upgrade Wozmax to LNG-fuelled

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) and Namura Shipbuilding have upgraded a version of the ore carrier Wozmax to LNG-fuelled, and obtained a joint approval-in-principle (AIP) for the concept design from DNV GL. Read More

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