Friday, June 22, 2018

Daewoo Delivers Two Arctic LNG Carriers for Yamal Project

South Korea’s shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) delivered two Arctic LNG carriers, meant to serve Russia's Yamal LNG project. The new vessels, 'Boris...

Wisdom Marine Aborts Plan for 2 New Tankers

Wisdom Marine drops a plan to build 2 new 115,000-dwt aframax tankers at Japan Marine United Corporation. The company approached the Japanese shipyard in June,...

Product Tanker off Benin May be Subject to Pirate Attack

Reports have just come in that a product tanker, namely, Marine Express may have fallen victim to a piracy attack off Benin. The 45,989 dwt...

Supporting Innovation in LNG Carriers

Results of the multi-faceted Joint Development Project (JDP) among China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), GTT, Gabadi, Shanghai Merchant Ship Design Research Institute (SDARI) and...

“K” Line, Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho, and NYK Line Establish LNG Bunkering Joint...

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Toyota Tsusho Corporation, and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) have jointly announced to launch...

Maersk Tankers Orders Six LR2 Newbuildings at Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers’ board of directors has approved the order of six of ten LR2 newbuildings that are on contract with Dalian Shipyard. Soren C....

Triple Collision off Sunda Strait

On August 29, a triple collision occurred in Sunda Strait, off Merak port. The accident involved three vessels, bulk carriers Maestro Diamond and Srikandi...

Gulf Marine Services Looking for Acquisitions

Encouraged by the opportunities in the market, Gulf Marine Services, which supports the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors with barges, is contemplating...

TOTE and MAN in Agreement to Retrofit ‘North Star’ and ‘Midnight Sun’ to LNG

TOTE Maritime Alaska, a daughter company of TOTE Inc., recently contracted MAN PrimeServ – MAN Diesel & Turbo’s after-sales division – to convert the...

Pyxis Tankers Reveals Q3 Results, Records Net Loss

Pyxis Tankers Inc., an emerging growth pure play product tanker company, today announced unaudited results for the three and nine months ended September 30,...