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Bulker Master Fined $6,200 for Pilot-Less Barrier Reef Voyage

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China Stee lDeveloperThe master of a Chinese coal carrier, which sailed into a restricted section of the Great Barrier Reef, has been fined A$8000.

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Australia ‘Unable To Protect Domain’ in Southern Ocean

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Ocean ShieldThe Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield, appeared in Hobart late in February sparking speculation it may soon start pursuing illegal fishers in the Southern Ocean.

The ship arrived as an ocean security research fellow said Australia is unable to protect its sovereignty in Antarctic waters. Dr Sam Bateman, a retired Navy Commodore and Fellow at the Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security, said the large Australian waters in the Southern Ocean were increasingly being targeted by illegal fishing.

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China COSCO Sends 17 Ships for Demolition

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COSCOChina COSCO Holdings has announced the disposal of 17 vessels with a combined tonnage of 919,853 dwt.

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MOL Express Refloated in Japan

MOL ExpressA container ship operated by Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) ran aground in Tateyama Harbour in Japan’s Chiba Prefecture on 11 January. The 2003-built 4,600teu MOL Express was manoeuvring to an anchoring area within the harbour to undergo repairs on her main engines when she went aground.

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New Dawn for P&O Cruises

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Pacific DawnThe Pacific Dawn has emerged from a multi-million dollar makeover with new onboard offerings which will see P&O Cruises start to take Australian cruising into a new era.

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Shaky Start for New Marine Science Ship

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InvestigatorAfter a series of delays and extended trials, Australia’s new $126 million marine science flagship, Investigator, has been offi cially put to work, but a funding shortfall means it will be in service for only part of the year.

The CSIRO ship is said to offer Australian scientists a global-level research platform but has been funded by the federal government for only 180 of its 300-days-ayear capacity.

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