Friday, July 20, 2018

DryShips Announces Successful Delivery of Fourth VLGC

DryShips Inc., a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced today that it has taken delivery of its fourth high specification very large...

Kuwait’s KOTC Plans Gas Tanker Increase by 2020

Kuwait Oil Tankers Co said its 2020 fleet modernisation plan aims for a significant increase of its gas and petroleum product vessels based on...

SEALNG Broadens LNG Sector Knowledge with Adoption of Fearnleys AS & Exeno Yamamizu Corp

SEALNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today announced that it...

Hapag-Lloyd Completes Integration with UASC

Hapag-Lloyd on Thursday announced the successful completion of the integration of United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) into the Group. Hapag-Lloyd merged with the UASC...

Hapag-Lloyd Opens Office in Ghana

Hapag-Lloyd moved into its own new office in Tema, the most important port city in Ghana. From February 1, the company will be represented...

All 12 Missing Fishermen Killed in Tanker-Fishing Boat Collision

In news just in, the bodies of the 12 missing crew members were found inside the Chinese fishing boat Lurong Yuanyu 378 that sank...

Overheated Fertilizer Leads to Crew Evacuation from Bibby Line’s Ship

As a result of overheating of the fertilizer on board, the crew of Bibby Line's ship, MV Cheshire, had to be evacuated. The ship...

Bahri Takes Delivery of VLCC

Yesterday, Bahri announced that it has received a new VLCC that was named (Lawhah). The newly received VLCC is one of the 5 VLCCs...

4 New LNG Carriers to Receive Wärtsilä Dual-Fuel Engines

The technology group Wärtsilä, through its joint venture company CSSC Wärtsilä Engine (Shanghai) Co (CWEC), has been contracted to deliver 16 engines for four...

UAE’s Fujairah Oil Spill by Rogue Tankers ‘Illegally Cleaning Holds’

The oil spill that hit the Fujairah coast on January 26 was the result of tankers illegally cleaning out their holds. “The recent spills...