Vopak launches concurrent bunkering services at its Singapore terminal

Vopak launches concurrent bunkering services at its Singapore terminal

Vopak, the world’s largest independent storage tank operator, has launched a new service that allows tankers docking at its Singapore Sebarok oil terminal to refuel while simultaneously loading or discharging …
Oct 26, 2017 /  Curious
China’s COSCO Shipping Development, Golar LNG agree sale and leaseback of Golar Crystal

China’s COSCO Shipping Development, Golar LNG agree sale and leaseback of Golar Crystal

China’s COSCO Shipping Development signed a 10-year sale and leaseback arrangement with the liquefied natural gas shipper Golar LNG. According to the COSCO Shipping Development’s filing to the Hong Kong …
Mar 7, 2017 /  Vessels
BW LPG announces a sale and leaseback arrangement and two time-charter-in agreements

BW LPG announces a sale and leaseback arrangement and two time-charter-in agreements

BW LPG Limited (BW LPG) has concluded a sale and leaseback agreement with Nissen Kaiun Co. Ltd. for its last VLGC newbuilding under construction at Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering. Chemical/Oil Products …
Apr 27, 2016 /  Curious
Tanker Recife Knutsen runs aground off Sao Sebastiao, Brazil

Tanker Recife Knutsen runs aground off Sao Sebastiao, Brazil

In the late afternoon on February 15, the 247-meter long, tanker Recife Knutsen ran aground on a sandbar off Sao Sebastiao, Brazil. The 105,928-dwt tanker tried to make a move to enter the port, but a severe …
Feb 17, 2016 /  Accidents
Statoil awarding contracts for Oseberg Vestflanken 2, Johan Sverdrup and Gina Krog

Statoil awarding contracts for Oseberg Vestflanken 2, Johan Sverdrup and Gina Krog

The contracts awarded on behalf of the licence partners include marine operations, marine construction, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of an unmanned wellhead platform as well as modifications at the …
Feb 3, 2016 /  Curious
BW LPG takes delivery of BW Gemini

BW LPG takes delivery of BW Gemini

BW LPG Limited announced the delivery of BW Gemini (IMO number 9703007), which is the third Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) in the company’s newbuilding program that in total consists of eight …
Mar 18, 2015 /  Vessels