VG-Shipping acquires two 4100 dwt vessels

VG-Shipping acquires two 4100 dwt vessels

VG-Shipping is growing its fleet by acquiring two 4100 DWT dry cargo vessels. The 1997 and 1998 built vessels are sisters of M/S Martta VG, a vessel that already belongs to the VG-Shipping fleet. The ships are 89.8 …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Gasum increases its shareholding in Skangas to 100%

Gasum increases its shareholding in Skangas to 100%

Energy company Gasum has increased its shareholding in Skangas to 100%. The acquisition strengthens a key element of Gasum's strategy and will further enhance the development of the Nordic gas market and LNG distribution …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation And Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation And Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces Board Approval of a 1:15 Reverse Stock Split Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (Navios Acquisition) (NYSE:NNA) and Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. (Navios …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Curious
Seanergy Maritime to Acquire One Modern Capesize Vessel and Sale of Two Supramax Vessels to Become the Only US-Listed Pure-Play Capesize Vessel Owner

Seanergy Maritime to Acquire One Modern Capesize Vessel and Sale of Two Supramax Vessels to Become the Only US-Listed Pure-Play Capesize Vessel Owner

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced yesterday that it has entered into definitive agreements with unaffiliated third parties for the purchase of a modern secondhand Capesize vessel and the sale of …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Van Oord acquires MPI Offshore

Van Oord acquires MPI Offshore

Van Oord completed the acquisition of MPI Offshore, a specialist offshore wind installation contractor, from Vroon Group. By acquiring MPI Offshore, Van Oord will further strengthen its global wind organisation and in …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Curious
Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Completes Acquisitions of High Specification, Fuel Efficient Capesize and Ultramax Vessels

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Completes Acquisitions of High Specification, Fuel Efficient Capesize and Ultramax Vessels

Takes Delivery of Two 2016-built Capesize and One 2016-built Ultramax Vessel Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) (Genco) Tuesday announced that it has taken delivery of the Genco Defender and the Genco …
Sep 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Global Ship Lease Secures $65 Million Growth Facility for Fleet Expansion

Global Ship Lease Secures $65 Million Growth Facility for Fleet Expansion

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, announced yesterday that the Company had entered into a $65.0 million credit facility with funds associated with Hayfin Capital Management and Breakwater …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Finance
Transocean Ltd. Announces Agreement to Acquire Ocean Rig

Transocean Ltd. Announces Agreement to Acquire Ocean Rig

Enhances Transocean’s position as the leader in ultra-deepwater and harsh environment drilling; Adds nine high-specification ultra-deepwater drillships, two harsh environment semisubmersibles, and two …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Finance
Monjasa acquires full ownership of African Sprinter

Monjasa acquires full ownership of African Sprinter

Monjasa swoops for the EU-flagged and 8,200-dwt tanker, MT African Sprinter for continued bunker operation off Namibia in West Africa. The vessel has previously been on bareboat charter by Monjasa for a three-years …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Vessels
ESL Shipping completes the acquisition of AtoB@C Shipping

ESL Shipping completes the acquisition of AtoB@C Shipping

ЕSL Shipping Ltd, a shipping company fully owned by Aspo Plc completed on Friday (Aug 31) the transaction concerning the acquisition of all the outstanding shares of AtoB@C Shipping AB and AtoB@C Holding AB. The net …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Finance