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d’Amico Sells MR Tanker High Presence

d’Amico International Shipping S.A. announced today that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers D.A.C. (Ireland) signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) for the sale of...

Relief for STX Offhsore & Shipbuilding, KDB to Issue Refund Guarantee on Existing Orders

STX Offshore and Shipbuilding’s (STX O&S) main creditor, Korea Development Bank (KDB), has issued refund guarantees for eight newbuilding orders which the company secured...

Video: Port of Rotterdam Takes Steps to Reduce Carbon Emissions

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is taking steps to ensure zero carbon emissions. A green corridor is being developed in furtherance of this. The Netherlands...

Tripartite Shipbuilding Forum Discusses Major Industry Goals

Carbon emissions, safety and cyber security were at the top of the agenda at the annual Tripartite Shipbuilding Forum, which attracted more than 100...

IMO Receives Financial Support for the Polar Code

IMO's work to protect the polar environment and the safety of seafarers and passengers navigating in polar regions has received a boost thanks to...

MPC Container Ships Signs Agreement to Acquire Feeder Fleet

MPC Container Ships announced on Friday that it has entered into a commitment to acquire a fleet of feeder container vessels with a total...

New MR Tanker for TOP Ships

TOP Ships has acquired all of the outstanding shares of PCH77 Shipping Company Limited, a Marshall Islands company that owns a new building contract...

Dreifa Energy gets AiP from DNV GL for FRU

Dreifa Energy announced that it's floating regasification unit concept (the “Dreifa FRU”) has been granted Approval in Principle (“AiP”) by DNV GL. The Dreifa FRU...

Panama, China Sign Accord to Boost Maritime Transport

Panama and the People’s Republic of China have signed an agreement on maritime transport. The agreement was signed in presence of China’s president Xi...

Oldendorff Orders Three 62,000 DWT Bulkers with Oshima Shipbuilding

German shipping company Oldendorff Carriers has placed newbuild orders for three 62,000 dwt bulk carriers at Japanese shipbuilder Oshima Shipbuilding. The Ultramax newbuildings are...