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BP Targets 119 LNG Shipments from Indonesia Annaully

Oil major BP is targeting shipping 119 cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its Tangguh project in Indonesia's West Papua province this year,...

Asia Clean MR Tankers Stay Steady, VLCCs off to Shaky Start in Q117: Platts

In the tale of two East of Suez tanker segments, all the excitement centred on the clean product tanker market during the first quarter...

PETRONAS Delivers First LNG Cargo to Hokuriku Electric

PETRONAS through its subsidiary, Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd (MLNG) successfully delivered its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Japan’s Hokuriku Electric Power Company (Hokuriku...

TORM Acquires Three New MR Vessels

On April 4, TORM announced that they have exercised options for the construction of three MR newbuildings at Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) for a total...

Team Tankers Completes Acquisition of Laurin Shipping AB & Anglo-Atlantic Steamship Company Ltd.

Team Tankers has announced that the acquisitions of Laurin Shipping AB and Anglo-Atlantic Steamship Company Ltd. have been completed. The preliminary purchase prices payable at...

New Times Shipbuilding Launches Two Aframax Tankers for Frontline

Jingjiang-based New Times Shipbuilding Co., Ltd (NTS) on Monday announced the successful launch of two 111,000 DWT Aframax tankers. As per the information provided by...

USCG Medevacs 27-year Old Crewman from Tanker

The Coast Guard medevaced a 27-year-old man Monday from the 590-foot Norwegian-flagged motor tanker Hoegh Trotter approximately 14 miles east of Lake Worth Inlet. Watchstanders at Coast Guard...

Qatargas Signs MoU with EGAT to Develop World Class LNG Solutions

On April 2, Qatargas Operating Company Limited (Qatargas) and the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding...

Varun to Auction Fleet after Court Order

In a probably first-of-its-kind order, the Bombay High Court has cleared the sale of six ships originally owned by Varun Resources Ltd – once...

Memorandum on Joint Study on Ship-To-Ship LNG Bunkering in Tokyo Bay Reaches Conclusion

Uyeno Transtech Ltd., Sumitomo Corporation and Yokohama-Kawasaki International Port Corporation have concluded a memorandum on conducting a joint study on Ship-To-Ship liquefied natural gas...