Thursday, July 19, 2018

TIDEWATER AND GULFMARK TO COMBINE TO CREATE GLOBAL OFFSHORE LEADER

COMBINED COMPANY'S HIGH-QUALITY ASSETS AND BROAD OPERATING FOOTPRINT PAVE PATH FOR GROWTH AND IMPROVED UTILIZATION Tidewater and GulfMark Offshore have announced that the Boards of...

SFL – Sale of three VLCCs and a jack-up rig

Ship Finance International Limited has announced that it has agreed to sell the 2007-built jack-up drilling rig Soehanah to an unrelated third party and...

Vroon sells MPI Offshore to Van Oord

Van Oord has signed an agreement with Vroon Group to acquire MPI Offshore, a specialist offshore wind installation contractor. Van Oord will take over the...

IMRF celebrates successful Inter Regional Asia Pacific Mass Rescue Workshop

The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF), the international charity preventing loss of life in the world's waters, has held a two day Inter Regional...

Wärtsilä to assist Transocean with thruster maintenance optimisation and dry-docking cost reductions

Wärtsilä and Transocean will optimise the maintenance of all Wärtsilä thrusters installed within the Transocean fleet, while seeking to significantly reduce dry-docking costs by...

APL Adds Port Calls to West Asia Express Service

APL today announced that the West Asia Express (WAX) service will be calling the additional ports of Xingang, Busan and Sohar as part of its...

Centre of Excellence in Maritime & Shipbuilding (CEMS) announces readiness of its first set...

Shortly after announcing the launch of its labs in Mumbai, Centre of Excellence in Maritime & Shipbuilding (CEMS), a well-funded startup in skill development...

STAR BULK CARRIERS CORP. – FIRST DAY OF LISTING ON THE OSLO STOCK EXCHANGE

Star Bulk Carriers Corp., announced on July 6 2018 that it had closed the acquisition of fifteen operating dry bulk vessels from Songa Bulk...

Fuel Supplier Bomin Seeks Exclusive Deals to Sell 0.5% S bunkers

Hamburg-based bunker supplier Bomin Group is working on securing exclusive rights to market some of the new 0.5% sulfur bunker fuels at its physical...

Miami-Dade County solidifies partnership with MSC Cruises

  MSC Cruises and Miami-Dade County have reached an agreement for preferential berthing rights and signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) incorporating the negotiation of...