Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Spurred by the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Oshima Shipbuilding and classification society DNV GL have signed a long-term strategic cooperation to conduct research and development together on …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Yield takes delivery of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with 11-year charters

Ocean Yield takes delivery of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with 11-year charters

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced yesterday that it has taken delivery of the 2017 built Ultramax dry bulk vessels SBI Libra and SBI Virgo. Caption: Bulk carrier SBI Libra - Image courtesy of miranda …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that the Company has agreed to sell and leaseback six Ultramax vessels (SBI Antares, SBI Bravo, SBI Hydra, SBI Leo, SBI Lyra and SBI Maia) to AVIC …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA (OSE: BEL) has entered into an agreement to acquire the 63,000 dwt bulk carrier M/V Sofie Victory. The Ultramax vessel was built at New Times Shipbuilding, China in 2016. Caption: Bulk carrier Sofie …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield announces acquisition of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with long-term charters

Ocean Yield announces acquisition of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with long-term charters

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced earlier today that the Company has agreed to acquire two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels for a total consideration of USD 42 million net of a seller's credit, with 11-year …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Curious
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Two Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Two Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that it has agreed to sell and leaseback two Ultramax vessels (SBI Libra and SBI Virgo) to an unaffiliated third party.   Upon completion, which is …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Seven Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Seven Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that it has agreed to sell and leaseback three Ultramax vessels (SBI Pegasus, SBI Subaru and SBI Ursa) and four Kamsarmax vessels (SBI Lambada, SBI …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Oldendorff Carriers takes delivery of five new eco-ships

Oldendorff Carriers takes delivery of five new eco-ships

For Oldendorff Carriers, 2019 started with the delivery of five new eco-ships delivered to the Company four of which were delivered on the same day. “We are always trying to reduce our environmental impact and …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. acquires a modern Ultramax and sells two 18-year old Supramaxes

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. acquires a modern Ultramax and sells two 18-year old Supramaxes

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (Eagle) announced last week that it has purchased a high-specification 2015-built SDARI-64 Ultramax bulk carrier for a purchase price of USD 20.4 million.   The ship, which …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Grieg Star and Maas Capital establish joint venture

Grieg Star and Maas Capital establish joint venture

Grieg Star and Maas Capital have established a joint venture for ownership of Supramax- and Ultramax vessels. The new company is named GriegMaas AS. The joint venture was established in December 2018. The companies have …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Curious