Sunday, April 22, 2018

USD 100 Billion for Proper Implementation of New BWT Systems

To install new ballast water treatment systems as required by law for compliance with the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention, an estimated USD 100...

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. takes Delivery of Ninth Dry Bulk Vessel – M/V Westport...

Connecticut-based Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. took delivery of its ninth and final Crown-63 Ultramax dry bulk vessel that it acquired from Greenship Bulk Trust....

Pacific Basin Aims to Strengthen Position in China

Pacific Basin Shipping, the Hong Kong-listed dry bulk carrier has been included an eligible stock for Southbound Trading under Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect. The company...

Aegean Shipping Management Makes Foray into Dry Bulk Segment

Aegean Shipping Management S.A. announced the signing of a new building order of a series of 4+2+2 82,000 dwt ‘Kamsarmax’ Bulk Carriers to be...

Eco-friendly Dry Cargo Vessel Viikki Successfully Launched by ESL Shipping

In a world first, ESL Shipping, part of Aspo Plc, successfully launched the new eco-friendly dry cargo vessel, Viikki. The event took place on August...

Triple Collision off Sunda Strait

On August 29, a triple collision occurred in Sunda Strait, off Merak port. The accident involved three vessels, bulk carriers Maestro Diamond and Srikandi...

Cargo Ship Splits into 2 Near Turkey

The 114-metre long Mongolia-flagged cargo ship, Leonardo, split into two parts while it was anchored near Kilyos in Turkey. The crew of 11 were rescued...

Bahri Signs USD 120 Million Deal to Buy 4 Bulk Carriers from Hyundai Mipo...

On August 25, Bahri Dry Bulk, a business unit of Bahri, entered into an agreement with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, a member of Hyundai Heavy...

Deadly Collision Causes Bulker to be Detained in Iraq

At least four people died and seven are reported missing after a 48,200 DWT bunker, Royal Arsenal, collided with Iraqi diving support vessel Al...

Bulker Fined by USCG for Untreated Ballast Discharge

On 16th August, newly built bulker ANSAC Moon Bear was fined USD 5000 by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for unauthorised ballast water discharge into...