Safe Bulkers, Inc. announces the Successful Installation and Commissioning of the First Scrubber on MV Martine 

Safe Bulkers, Inc. announces the Successful Installation and Commissioning of the First Scrubber on MV Martine 

Safe Bulkers, Inc.(NYSE: SB), an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced yesterday that the first scrubber was successfully installed and commissioned on MV Martine, a Japanese, …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday (Jul11) it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Under the deal with H-Line Shipping Co., a midsize …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
2020 Bulkers Ltd. inks chartering agreements with Koch for three Newcastlemax dry bulk carriers

2020 Bulkers Ltd. inks chartering agreements with Koch for three Newcastlemax dry bulk carriers

2020 Bulkers Thursday (Jul11) entered into the following chartering agreements with Koch Supply & Trading, a subsidiary of Koch Industries. Bulk Sandefjord has secured a new 36 months timecharter at an index …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Vessels
BHP to introduce low emissions LNG freight

BHP to introduce low emissions LNG freight

BHP has released the world’s first bulk carrier tender for LNG-fuelled transport for up to 27 million tonnes of its iron ore.  Introducing LNG-fuelled ships into BHP’s maritime supply chain will …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean-going tugboat VB HISPANIA reinforces laker freighter operations from Canada to Turkey

Ocean-going tugboat VB HISPANIA reinforces laker freighter operations from Canada to Turkey

Providing bulk carrier towage from Canada to Turkey since 2012, Boluda towed the ENRY vessel a few weeks previously Boluda Towage Spain, Boluda Corporación Marítima’s towage division in Spain has …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Vessels
K-Line Announces Delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier CORONA DYNAMIC

K-Line Announces Delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier CORONA DYNAMIC

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced earlier today the delivery of “CORONA DYNAMIC,” a 91,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Oshima Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on July 11, 2019. CORONA …
Jul 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Belships ASA expands fleet with 20th vessel

Belships ASA expands fleet with 20th vessel

Belships ASA (OSE: BEL) has agreed a 10 year bareboat charter for a 64,000 dwt Ultramax bulk carrier newbuilding. The vessel will be delivered by a Japanese shipyard during the second half of 2021.   The …
Jul 11, 2019 /  Vessels
S’hail adds two additional vessels to the Klaveness Baumarine pool

S’hail adds two additional vessels to the Klaveness Baumarine pool

The good vessels MV S’hail al Rayan and MV S’hail al Dukhan of S’hail Shipping recently joined the Baumarine pool. S’Hail Shipping and Maritime Services has since its establishment in December …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
NYK to Build New Energy-saving Bulk Carrier under Long-term Charter Contract

NYK to Build New Energy-saving Bulk Carrier under Long-term Charter Contract

NYK has concluded a contract with Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) for construction of a next-generation energy-saving bulk carrier. After delivery in 2021, the ship is expected to transport raw materials for JFE …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Tsuneishi Shipbuilding receives first order from a shipowner in Japan for the newly developed 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carrier TESS42

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding receives first order from a shipowner in Japan for the newly developed 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carrier TESS42

TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd. has received its first order from a shipowner in Japan for several 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carriers TESS42*. With growing demand for cargo transport due to economic growth in Asia, …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Curious