Friday, July 20, 2018

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...

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...

CME Group and Cheniere Energy Reach Agreement to Develop First-Ever Physically Deliverable LNG Futures...

CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, and Cheniere Energy, Inc., a pioneer in the liquefaction and export of U.S. liquefied...

Frontline: Termination of Long Term Charter-in Contracts of Three VLCCs

Frontline Ltd. on Friday announced that Frontline Shipping Limited (“FSL”) has agreed with Ship Finance International Limited (“Ship Finance”) to terminate the long term...

G E Shipping Delivers Supramax Dry Bulk Carrier ‘Jag Ratan’ to the Buyers

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) delivered its 2001 built Supramax Dry Bulk Carrier “Jag Ratan” to the buyers. The vessel...

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...