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GAC Receives Global Oil and LNG Contract from Chevron Shipping

Chevron Shipping Company (CSC) has further cemented its long-standing relationship with the GAC Group by awarding it a global three-year ship agency contract for...

Update: MT Barrett Vessel and Crew Safe, Free from Pirates

In a statement released today, Union Maritime confirmed that the MT Barrett has been released after a Gulf of Guinea piracy incident lasting six...

Oriental Petroleum Places Order for VLGC Pair at Jiangnan Shipyard

According to industry sources, a contract between Oriental Petroleum and CSSC Jiangnan Shipyard was signed on January 16 for two very large gas carriers (VLGC)...

Breaking: Union Maritime Tanker MT Barrett Taken By Pirates

The Union Maritime vessel, MT Barrett, a tanker which was at anchor off Benin, West Africa has been the subject of a Gulf of...

Nordic American Tankers’ New Time Charter with Oil Major ‘Cepsa’

Close on the heels of the expiry of Nordic American Tankers (NAT)’s time charter with oil major ExxonMobil, the company has entered into an...

Cheniere and Trafigura Enter into 15-Year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Cheniere Energy, Inc. announced today that its subsidiary Cheniere Marketing, LLC  has entered into a liquefied natural gas ("LNG") sale and purchase agreement (SPA)...

Training Models Approved for LNG Cruise Ferries & Tankers

Engineers training for work on LNG-fuelled passenger ships or Suezmax tankers can learn practical skills on simulators after a key provider gained class approvals. Kongsberg...

Lauritzen Kosan Reflags Gas Carrier Couple to Denmark

Lauritzen Kosan, part of Danish shipping company J. Lauritzen, has reflagged two of its ships to Denmark for the first time since 2003. The...

Union Maritime Reports Loss of Communication with Tanker MT Barrett

The Union Maritime vessel, MT Barrett, a tanker which was at anchor off Benin, West Africa has not been heard from since late on...

Bunkering Suspended at Port of Trieste amid ‘Infiltration’

Bunkering operations at Port of Trieste in Italy have been suspended due to suspicious infiltration in the company managing the bunker deposit. The Port...