Anthony Veder Takes Delivery of Combined LNG/LEG carriers

Anthony Veder Takes Delivery of Combined LNG/LEG carriers

Today Anthony Veder has taken delivery of two 10,000 cbm combined gas carriers, which can transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) and petrochemical gases including ethylene (LEG). With this transaction Anthony Veder …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Boluda Corporación Marítima expands its minor port services fleet

Boluda Corporación Marítima expands its minor port services fleet

The company’s subsidiary Port Services has added the multi-purpose vessel GREEN HUELVA, the catamaran VB ALEGRANZA, the crane vessel PARDELA CHICA and barge AMASUR 9 Boluda Corporación Marítima has …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Three Cruises That Combine Education

Three Cruises That Combine Education

Have you ever been on a cruise? If yes, what was the purpose of the cruise? You're a family guy and want to impress the wife and kids so you surprise them with an amazing cruise line? Or you're a rough adventurer heading …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Cruise
Seven Fshermen Detained over Illegal Fishing off South Texas

Seven Fshermen Detained over Illegal Fishing off South Texas

US Coast Guard law enforcement crews detected and interdicted two lancha boat crews engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas, Tuesday afternoon. Coast Guard crews stopped two lanchas with a …
Aug 31, 2018 /  Curious
Vessel Detained for Conducting Illegal Salvage of Sunken Ship

Vessel Detained for Conducting Illegal Salvage of Sunken Ship

A UK Court convicted the Dutch company Friendship Offshore BV of conducting an unlicensed salvaging operation on a sunken merchant vessel named 'SS Harrovian' in 2016. The case was heard at Newcastle Crown Court on the …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
Russian Ship Detained in Port Elizabeth for Cargo of Illicit Arms

Russian Ship Detained in Port Elizabeth for Cargo of Illicit Arms

South African police have detained the Russian-owned freighter Lada after a tip-off about an allegedly illegal cargo of weaponry on board.  According to South African port operator Transnet, …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
POSH Enhances Presence in Brunei

POSH Enhances Presence in Brunei

Two of POSH vessels, the POSH Elegance and POSH Commander, were recently chartered to Brunei as the South East Asian country started to see an uptick in activities. POSH Elegance, the Multi-Purpose Supply Vessel …
Jul 19, 2018 /  Curious
Two LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific with Wärtsilä solutions onboard are named

Two LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific with Wärtsilä solutions onboard are named

The first two vessels in a series of five liquid ethylene gas (LEG) carriers featuring complete cargo handling systems designed and delivered by the technology group Wärtsilä, have been completed and named. The …
Mar 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Top Ships Inc. announces extension of Time Charters for four vessels

Top Ships Inc. announces extension of Time Charters for four vessels

TOP Ships Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPS), an international ship-owning company, announced yesterday that it has extended the time charter agreements with Stena Bulk AB (ex Stena Weco AS) by 12 months for M/T Stenaweco Energy and M/T …
Jan 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Sea Shepherd Helps Arrest Two Illegal Fishing Vessels

Sea Shepherd Helps Arrest Two Illegal Fishing Vessels

One week after the announcement of Operation Albacore II, a joint operation between Sea Shepherd and the Gabonese government to tackle illegal, unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing in Central West Africa, the …
Jul 18, 2017 /  Accidents