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River Cruises on American and Canadian Inland Waterways

The development and expansion of Europe’s barge canal network has allowed for the development of their renowned river cruise industry that operates the famous Viking long boats. While not as well advertised as European river cruises, several companies in both the U.S. and Canada offer multi-day cruises along North America’s navigable inland water network. Read more “River Cruises on American and Canadian Inland Waterways”

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Destination: The Falklands and South Georgia

Poseidon Expeditions' 114-passenger Sea Spirit will be visiting the Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctic Islands later this year. The cruise begins in Argentina’s Puerto Madryn on the Tierra del Fuego archipelago and concludes in Ushuaia, Argentina. Each destination is legendary for abundant marine mammals, exceptional sub Antarctic birdlife.
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Port of Baltimore Adds RTGs to Handle Surging Container…

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore welcomed six new Rubber-Tired Gantry (RTG) yard cranes today as the Port continues to experience record container volume growth. RTG cranes are used to lift and place containers onto trucks. The cranes were purchased by Ports America Chesapeake which operates the Port’s Seagirt container terminal for the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA). Read more “Port of Baltimore Adds RTGs to Handle Surging Container Volumes”

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Shell Picks Up Nine Blocks in Mexico Offshore Lease…

Royal Dutch Shell picked up nine oil and gas E&P blocks in Mexico's Round 2.4 deepwater lease auction Wednesday, making the oil major the biggest bidder in the nation's second offshore auction since the end of the Pemex monopoly in 2014. All told, Mexico raised more than $500 million for exploration rights at 19 blocks, and it will reap additional royalty revenues of 19 percent or more. Read more “Shell Picks Up Nine Blocks in Mexico Offshore Lease Round”