Major contract for Joint Support Ships awarded to Montreal-based company

Major contract for Joint Support Ships awarded to Montreal-based company

Seaspan has awarded a major contract to L3 MAPPS, one of several expected for Canadian companies for work on the Joint Support Ships Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) has awarded L3 MAPPS a contract for work on Canada’s …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX:ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, Thursday (Jan17) announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the interest held by Oldendorff Carriers …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Estrid enters next phase of construction Ferry Company Stena Line has achieved another important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the ‘launching’ ceremony of the first of its …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

On 16 January 2019, Coral Methane successfully carried out her first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation on the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. She …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp. ’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 32 Vessels

Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 32 Vessels

Seaspan Corporation (Seaspan) (NYSE: SSW) announced that it has prepaid a credit facility which was secured by eight of its vessels. Upon completion of the collateral release documentation in respect of this facility …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding wins US$365mln order for the construction of four VLCCs

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins US$365mln order for the construction of four VLCCs

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipyard here, said Monday that it has clinched a 410-billion won (US$365 million) deal to build four very large crude carriers (VLCCs). Under the deal with an …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Farewell to Wightlink’s St Cecilia

Farewell to Wightlink’s St Cecilia

Wightlink will bid farewell to its oldest ferry St Cecilia on Friday 25 January 2019. She will be retiring to the Mediterranean, joining her sisters St Helen and St Catherine at the Italian ferry company Delcomar which …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield acquires a modern Suezmax tanker with long-term charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers

Ocean Yield acquires a modern Suezmax tanker with long-term charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced earlier today that the Company has agreed to acquire a modern Suezmax tanker for a consideration of USD 56.0 million with 13-year bareboat charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Vencedor

Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Vencedor

Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) has secured a six-well contract with three option wells for the West Vencedor offshore Cote d'Ivoire. Backlog for the firm portion of the contract is expected to be approximately $20 …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels