Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner arrived at Koole (port number 4045) on 20 April. This tanker is the first 15-metre-draught vessel to arrive there. The vessel thus officially opened the deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Vessels
d’Amico Shipping Italia to Pay $4 Million for Concealment of Pollution From Vessel

d’Amico Shipping Italia to Pay $4 Million for Concealment of Pollution From Vessel

$1 Million Will Go to Projects that Support Cleanup of Marine Pollution, Preservation of Aquatic Life, and Restoration of Shorelines around Newark Bay A shipping company based in Italy Wednesday (Apr17) admitted …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a crude oil tanker ship near Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from the chief engineer of the crude oil tanker …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Accidents
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces the Sale of One VLCC for $21.75 million

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces the Sale of One VLCC for $21.75 million

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (Navios Acquisition) (NYSE: NNA), an owner and operator of tanker vessels, announced yesterday that is has sold the oldest vessel of its fleet, the C. Dream, a 2000-bult VLCC for …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Euronav sells LR1 Genmar Compatriot

Euronav sells LR1 Genmar Compatriot

Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (Euronav) announces that the Company has sold the LR1 Genmar Compatriot (2004 – 72,768 dwt) for USD 6.75 million. The vessel will be delivered to her new owners in the …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Bahri Clarifies Misinformation About One Of Its Vessel’s Voyage To Venezuela For Loading

Bahri Clarifies Misinformation About One Of Its Vessel’s Voyage To Venezuela For Loading

Bahri, the national shipping company of Saudi Arabia, clarifies that its oil tanker Abqaiq ‎is in ballast condition with no cargo onboard and on her way from the Red Sea to pick up a cargo from the ‎Port of Jose …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Singapore-flagged vessel released after being seized off Cameroon

Singapore-flagged vessel released after being seized off Cameroon

A Singapore-flagged oil tanker, which was reported to have been seized by private militiamen in Cameroon last week, has been released. Caption: Crude oil tanker Barents Sea - Image courtesy of Aart van …
Feb 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

The PETROBAY barge will serve ships in the Strait of Gibraltar together with a second company tanker, the SPABUNKER CUARENTA Belonging to the fleet of Boluda Tankers, the Boluda Maritime Corporation division responsible …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Euronav sells Suezmax Felicity for offshore project

Euronav sells Suezmax Felicity for offshore project

Euronav NV (NYSE: EURN & Euronext: EURN) (Euronav) announced earlier today that the Company has sold the Suezmax vessel Felicity (2009 – 157,667 dwt) to a global supplier and operator of offshore floating …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Two seriously injured in oil tanker fire off the Larnaca coast

Two seriously injured in oil tanker fire off the Larnaca coast

The oil tanker Athlos caught fire off the Larnaca coast at around 9.30am on Saturday, injuring two crew members who were rushed to Nicosia general hospital suffering from serious burns. Three other members of the total …
Dec 31, 2018 /  Accidents