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Tanker Owners Benefit from China’s Oil Imports

China has overtaken America as the world leader in crude oil imports. In the first half of 2017, it averaged 8.55 million b/d of...

Sigma Tankers Fleet Crosses 50-Ship Mark

With a latest increment to its existing fleet, Heidmar Inc's subsidiary, Sigma Tankers, has surpassed the 50-ship mark in its pool. The company recently...

Ardmore to Acquire 47,500 dwt Japanese-Built Product Tanker

Bermuda-based Ardmore Shipping Corporation has proposed an acquisition of a 47,500 dwt 2008 Japanese-built product tanker. The acquisition is subject to completion of financing...

Liza Project’s 1st VLCC Arrives at Keppel Shipyard

The tanker destined for ExxonMobil's ‘Liza Phase 1’ project, offshore Guyana, has arrived at Keppel's shipyard in Singapore, SBM Offshore announced on Tuesday (November...

Q-LNG Orders USA’s First Wärtsilä Equipped LNG Fuelling Barge

The technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to provide a broad scope of products and solutions for a new articulated tug barge (ATB). The...

Soaring Prices & Tight Supply, Drive LNG Tanker Speeds to 3-Year High

Average LNG tanker speeds have raced to the highest since February 2015 and voyage length has shortened dramatically as sellers seek to capitalise on...

Axel Eitzen-led Group Buys Fleet from Nordic Tankers

The former head of Eitzen Holding has formed a new shipping company and acquired the Herning Shipping fleet from Nordic Tankers. Axel Eitzen's new...

Bahri Adds Another VLCC

Bahri announced that it has received on Tuesday 10 April 2018 G a new VLCC that was named (Khurais). The newly received VLCC is one...

Klaipėda LNG Terminal Receives 50th Cargo

On May 25, the 50th LNG reloading operation is took place at the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal operated by KN (AB Klaipėdos Nafta)....
UMAS Front Cover LNG as a marine fuel in the EU

EU charting wrong course on LNG in shipping, study warns

EXCLUSIVE from https://www.euractiv.com Europe has little to gain from trying to decarbonise the unwieldy shipping sector with liquefied natural gas (LNG), according to a new study...