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WFW advises ZEABORN on joint venture with Intermarine Group

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW“) has advised Bremen-based ZEABORN Group (“ZEABORN”) on its new project and heavy-lift cargo joint venture with Houston-based Intermarine Group (“Intermarine”), ZEAMARIN...

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Seafarers Awareness Week, 23-30 June 2018

Since 2010 Seafarers UK has coordinated and promoted Seafarers Awareness Week in June each year. The UK has always been heavily dependent on a thriving maritime industry. An estimated 95% of imports come to our ‘island nation&rsq...

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WFW advises PSA Sines on Portuguese container terminal refinancing

Watson Farley & Williams LLP (“WFW”) advised PSA Sines – Terminais de Contentores S.A. (“PSA Sines”) in connection with a term and revolving credit facility made available to it by a syndicate of four Portu...

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Autonomous ships should comply with COLREGs, says The Nautical Institute

All vessels, regardless of whether they are autonomous or not, should comply with the COLREGs, said Captain Ghulam Hussain FNI, head of The Nautical Institute’s delegation to the IMO as the debate into MASS started in earnest at the I...

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HR Wallingford and the University of Salento partner to set up a new hydraulic laboratory

A collaboration between independent environmental hydraulics consultancy and research organisation, HR Wallingford, and the University of Salento, will see the creation of a state-of-the-art hydraulic laboratory on the university’s Ecotekn...

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