ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore

ABB to bring autonomous technology to the Port of Singapore

ABB signs a landmark contract with Singaporean shipyard Keppel Offshore & Marine to enable autonomous tug operation in 2020 ABB, in collaboration with Keppel O&M’s technology arm, Keppel Marine and …
Oct 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Vitol and ENH announce the launch of ENH Energy Trading

Vitol and ENH announce the launch of ENH Energy Trading

Vitol and ENH, the National Oil Company of Mozambique, Tuesday (Sep17) announced the launch of ENH Energy Trading, a joint venture commodity trading company. ENH Energy Trading will initially be owned 51% by ENH and 49% …
Sep 19, 2019 /  Vessels
EXMAR Ship Management and Anglo-Eastern to join forces with new JV 

EXMAR Ship Management and Anglo-Eastern to join forces with new JV 

EXMAR Ship Management (EXMAR) and Anglo-Eastern Univan Group (Anglo-Eastern) have announced the formation of a joint venture (“JV”) dedicated to the newbuilding supervision and vessel management of LNG …
Sep 17, 2019 /  Curious
Golden Ocean Group: Increased investment in dry bulk freight operator

Golden Ocean Group: Increased investment in dry bulk freight operator

Golden Ocean Group Limited (NASDAQ and OSE: GOGL) (Golden Ocean) yesterday (Sep16) announced that it has agreed to make a further investment in Singapore Marine Pte Ltd. (Singapore Marine) in connection with the …
Sep 17, 2019 /  Finance
PNX Petroleum Singapore strengthens ASEAN network, signs partnership with Brunei company

PNX Petroleum Singapore strengthens ASEAN network, signs partnership with Brunei company

In a strategic move to strengthen its network, PNX Petroleum Singapore Pte. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, Inc., recently signed a partnership with Singapore-based Hengyi Industries …
Sep 16, 2019 /  Curious
Singapore’s first dual-fuel bunker vessel named Marine Vicki

Singapore’s first dual-fuel bunker vessel named Marine Vicki

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) named Singapore’s first dual-fuel bunker vessel under construction at the Keppel Nantong shipyard in China. The vessel named Marine Vicki is owned and will be operated …
Sep 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Crewman Falls Overboard from Bulker off Taiwan

Crewman Falls Overboard from Bulker off Taiwan

A seafarer went overboard from a Capesize bulk carrier off Taiwan a few days ago, the Philippine Coast Guard said.  As informed, the incident involving the Hong Kong-flagged bulker KSL Singapore ocurred some 8.26 …
Aug 28, 2019 /  Accidents
ExxonMobil, Sinanju ink charter deal for Singapore’s first LNG-powered bunker tanker

ExxonMobil, Sinanju ink charter deal for Singapore’s first LNG-powered bunker tanker

EXXONMOBIL Asia Pacific and the tanker operating arm of Singapore’s Sinanju Tankers Holdings have entered into a two-year time-charter agreement for a new-build bunker tanker. Soon to be christened Marine Vicky, …
Aug 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Bulk Carrier CK Bluebell attacked by pirates near Singapore Strait

Bulk Carrier CK Bluebell attacked by pirates near Singapore Strait

A South Korean freighter was attacked by pirates near the Singapore Strait on Monday (July 22), reported Yonhap news agency, quoting government officials in Busan. Caption: Bulk carrier CK Bluebell - Image courtesy of …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Piracy
Development of Tuas Next-Generation Port Phase 2 (Singapore) begins

Development of Tuas Next-Generation Port Phase 2 (Singapore) begins

Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, witnessed the commencement of reclamation for Tuas Terminal Phase 2 with the installation of the first caisson in a ceremony on Jul 04. When fully …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Curious