Fure Vinga bunkers LNG in Europe for the first time

Fure Vinga bunkers LNG in Europe for the first time

Fure Vinga, the first of six LNG fueled 16,300 dwt tankers ordered at China's Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding by Sweden's Gothia Tanker Alliance, bunkered LNG for the first time in Europe on May 19. The vessel received 120 …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
DP World Sokhna Welcomes Inaugural Vessel of New Shipping Alliance

DP World Sokhna Welcomes Inaugural Vessel of New Shipping Alliance

DP World Sokhna welcomed its first vessel from container shipping group The Alliance, which consists of Germany’s Hapag-Lloyd (with UASC), Japan’s MOL, K Line and NYK Line, and Taiwan’s Yang Ming Line …
May 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Petrobras and BP form strategic alliance

Petrobras and BP form strategic alliance

Alliance will explore joint projects in Brazil and beyond BP announced last Thursday (Apr 12) that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to explore areas of cooperation with Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. …
Apr 16, 2018 /  Curious
CMA CGM starts its new unmatched service offering: Ocean Alliance Day Two Product

CMA CGM starts its new unmatched service offering: Ocean Alliance Day Two Product

41 services, 331 containerships deployed and a capacity of 3.1 million TEUs 121 ships deployed by the CMA CGM Group Powered by CMA CGM's expertise and unique global offer: a strong and complete intermodal and …
Apr 11, 2018 /  Curious
NWSA: President Trump’s steel, aluminum tariffs pose significant regional economic consequences

NWSA: President Trump’s steel, aluminum tariffs pose significant regional economic consequences

The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a joint venture between the ports of Tacoma and Seattle that operates the fourth-largest maritime shipping gateway in North America, raised concerns that new tariffs on imported steel and …
Mar 9, 2018 /  Curious
WATCH - The successful sea trial of Fure Vinga

WATCH - The successful sea trial of Fure Vinga

FKAB announces the successful sea trial of Fure Vinga. At the end of January, the first of six sister vessels, ordered by Gothia Tanker Alliance, returned from a successful Sea Trial to the Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding …
Feb 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Schlumberger and Subsea 7 Announce Intent to Form a Joint Venture

Schlumberger and Subsea 7 Announce Intent to Form a Joint Venture

Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB) and Subsea 7 S.A. (Oslo Børs:SUBC, ADR:SUBCY), today announced that they have entered into exclusive negotiations to form a joint venture that builds on the success of Subsea Integration …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Curious
APL Injects X Factor In Trans-Pacific Portfolio With Eagle Express X Service

APL Injects X Factor In Trans-Pacific Portfolio With Eagle Express X Service

APL yesterday announced the launch of the Eagle Express X (EXX) service, a new weekly China – US West Coast ocean freight product. Boasting X Factor when it comes to speed of delivery, the EXX service promises a …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Notice Concerning Capital and Business Alliance between MOL and NCC

Notice Concerning Capital and Business Alliance between MOL and NCC

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and Nippon Concept Corporation (NCC) yesterday announced the conclusion of a capital and business alliance agreement (the agreement). 1. Details of capital and business …
Feb 14, 2018 /  Curious
Wan Hai Lines to launch Far East – Red Sea (AR1) Service

Wan Hai Lines to launch Far East – Red Sea (AR1) Service

Wan Hai Lines announced earlier today the launch of Far East – Red Sea “AR1” service on April 6th, 2018. This new service will help to expand Wan Hai Lines network by providing direct service from Far …
Feb 13, 2018 /  Curious