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Famous Italian tall ship sailing within Maltese Territorial Waters

The well-known Italian Navy tall ship Amerigo Vespucci sailed round the Maltese islands at sunset on Tuesday and Wednesday.   The Italian Embassy said this was a scheduled activity within the cadets training programme of the Naval Academy of Livorno.   The ship approached Gozo from the North-West on...

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Shipping Agent award for USS Mt. Whitney Port Visit in Malta

Shipping Agency services to USS Mount Whitney LCC 20 in Valletta, Malta O.F. Gollcher & Sons Ltd. was entrusted to coordinate and provide all the logistical and husbandry requirements as a Shipping Agent to the USS Mount Whitney, ensuring that the port visit from the 9th...

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Jean Nicoli Corsica Lines set installation of scrubbers at Ship repair yard at Palumbo

Scrubber Windfall for Ship Repair Yards

The impending entry into force of IMO`s MARPOL ANNEX VI regulations in January 2020 has proved to be a windfall for ship repair yards. In 2016, IMO, the International Maritime Organisation established an emission cap for ships burning HFO - heavy fuel oil, to mitigate...

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