Friday, July 20, 2018

Chinese Bulk Carriers Award MacGregor with Contracts for Hatch Cover and Crane

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received an order from Yangzijiang shipyard in China to equip five 62,000 dwt open hatch bulk carriers (OHBC) with...

First Blockchain Pilot Voyage Successfully Completed by HMM

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) announced that it successfully completed its first blockchain technology adopted pilot voyage. The first pilot voyage with reefer containers took place...

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...

NYK Line Orders 4 VLCCs from Domestic Shipyards

According to Japan maritime Daily, Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) Line has ordered 4 very large crude carriers (VLCC) of 300,000 DWT from Namura Shipbuilding...

Cosco Shipping and PIL Seal Deal for Time Charter

Cosco Shipping is in an agreement with Singapore's Pacific International Lines (PIL) for an exchange of 12 ships on a time charter basis. Cosco Shipping...

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....

South Korean Shipyards Redeem Top Position in New Orders

On Tuesday, industry data revealed that South Korean shipyards are again at the top position with regard to new orders. In the first eight months...

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...

TMS Tankers in Agreement with Coldharbour Marine for Retrofit of BWT System

TMS Tankers has entered into an agreement with UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems based on unique inert gas technology, to...