Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

In an unprecedented move, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has today banned two bulk carriers from Australian ports for breaching the most basic rights of seafarers. Panama registered Fortune Genius in …
Sep 13, 2019 /  Curious
Kawasaki Announces Delivery of Coal Carrier CORONA CITRUS for Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.

Kawasaki Announces Delivery of Coal Carrier CORONA CITRUS for Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced on Wednesday (Sep11) the delivery of CORONA CITRUS, an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Headquarters of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on 11 …
Sep 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of MV Dublin Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of MV Dublin Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (Eagle Bulk), one of the world’s largest owner-operators within the Supramax / Ultramax segment, yesterday (Sep11) announced that it has taken delivery of the first of six …
Sep 12, 2019 /  Vessels
ESL Shipping acquires bulk carrier Alppila

ESL Shipping acquires bulk carrier Alppila

ESL Shipping Ltd., part of Aspo Group, has acquired bulk carrier Alppila from SEB Leasing. The acquisition was made in accordance with the terms and conditions of the lease agreement signed in 2011. Designed to meet …
Sep 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Bulk carrier with 25 crew Disappears after Sending Distress Signal off east Indonesia

Bulk carrier with 25 crew Disappears after Sending Distress Signal off east Indonesia

Search and rescue operations are underway for the Indonesian-flagged bulk carrier 'Nur Allya', which has been missing along with its 25 crew members, after sending a distress signal in waters off eastern Indonesia …
Aug 26, 2019 /  Accidents
Supramax Bulk Carrier Star Damon joins GriegMaas Fleet 

Supramax Bulk Carrier Star Damon joins GriegMaas Fleet 

On the 20th of August, Grieg Star received its new Supramax, the Star Damon. The day after we deliver our old open hatch vessel, the Star Fuji, for recycling. On the 21st of August, Grieg Star delivered the 34-year-old …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Wallem-managed bulk carrier rescues Indonesian fishermen lost at sea for 10 days

Wallem-managed bulk carrier rescues Indonesian fishermen lost at sea for 10 days

ISL Star, a bulk carrier managed by Wallem Group, together with the U.S. Coast Guard successfully retrieved a crew of eight Indonesian fishermen adrift for over a week after their boat lost power in the middle of the …
Aug 21, 2019 /  Accidents
C Transport Maritime (CTM) Supramax Pool Grows to 70 Bulkers

C Transport Maritime (CTM) Supramax Pool Grows to 70 Bulkers

C Transport Maritime S.A.M announced on Wednesday (Aug14)  that four of the Company’s current members have added seven more vessels to the Supramax RSA in July and August 2019. Caption: Bulk …
Aug 16, 2019 /  Curious
2020 Bulkers Announces Delivery of Bulk Sandefjord and Commencement of Charter

2020 Bulkers Announces Delivery of Bulk Sandefjord and Commencement of Charter

2020 Bulkers announced earlier today that the Company took delivery yesterday of the first of the eight 208,000 dwt Newcastlemax newbuildings, Bulk Sandefjord, from New Times Shipyard. Five further vessels are …
Aug 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Samudera Shipping sells two bulk carriers

Samudera Shipping sells two bulk carriers

Samudera Shipping Line Ltd. has announced that its subsidiary, Foremost Maritime Pte. Ltd., has entered into memorandums of an agreement to sell two Singapore flagged bulk carriers Sinar Kutai and Sinar Kapuas. Both …
Aug 8, 2019 /  Vessels