Ocean Yield announces delivery of ethylene gas carrier with long term charter to Hartmann/Sabic

Ocean Yield announces delivery of ethylene gas carrier with long term charter to Hartmann/Sabic

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced earlier the delivery of the 36,000 cbm liquefied ethylene gas carrier "Gaschem Orca" from Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering, China (SOE). The vessel is the second of two …
Jun 16, 2017 /  Vessels
Ethane Carrier GasChem Beluga Named

Ethane Carrier GasChem Beluga Named

A new liquefied ethylene gas carrier (LEG) was officially named on Teesside on earlier this week (April 27th). Operated by German shipping company Hartmann Reederei and GasChem Services, the eco-friendly sea vessel …
Apr 29, 2017 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther to Design 18m Catamaran Dive Support Vessels

Incat Crowther to Design 18m Catamaran Dive Support Vessels

Incat Crowther announced yesterday its recent contract with Legacy Marine Group of Port Elizabeth, South Africa for the design of two (2) new 18-meter Catamaran Dive Support Vessels to be built for Stapem …
Apr 25, 2017 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Delegation Meets with Customers and Maritime Organizations in Asia

Panama Canal Delegation Meets with Customers and Maritime Organizations in Asia

A Panama Canal delegation, comprised of Administrator Jorge L. Quijano and a Planning and Commercial Development team, met with customers and maritime organizations in Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan, during a …
Apr 7, 2017 /  Curious
African leaders sign ‘historic’ deal to curb piracy, illegal fishing

African leaders sign ‘historic’ deal to curb piracy, illegal fishing

The African Union has adopted a charter to raise security off the continent’s economically key coasts. Piracy and illegal fishing have cost the maritime industry billions of dollars in recent decades, the AU …
Oct 18, 2016 /  Piracy
Ocean Yield: Update On Gas Carriers Under Constructions At Sinopacific

Ocean Yield: Update On Gas Carriers Under Constructions At Sinopacific

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) has three newbuilding LEG (Liquefied Ethylene Gas) carriers of 36,000 cbm. capacity under construction at Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering, China (SOE), scheduled for 15-year "hell and …
Oct 17, 2016 /  Vessels
Sea Shepherd Operation Albacore Results in Detention of Spanish Long-liner in São Tomé

Sea Shepherd Operation Albacore Results in Detention of Spanish Long-liner in São Tomé

On the 6th of August, the Spanish long-line fishing vessel Alemar Primero was boarded in waters belonging to the Central African island state of São Tomé and Príncipe by São Toméan …
Aug 11, 2016 /  Curious
Indonesia prepares for mass ship sinking

Indonesia prepares for mass ship sinking

More than 70 fishing ships, including Chinese vessels, will be sent to the bottom of the ocean by Indonesia this month, in a public display of sovereignty over its waters. Following months of tensions in the region over …
Aug 2, 2016 /  Curious
Australian Navy arrests two foreign fishing vessels in territorial waters

Australian Navy arrests two foreign fishing vessels in territorial waters

Royal Australian Navy patrol boat HMAS Wollongong has assisted in the apprehension of two foreign fishing vessels, believed to be Vietnamese, in waters off far North Queensland for suspected illegal fishing on …
Jun 28, 2016 /  Naval
Royal Australian Navy HMAS Wollongong Intercepts Illegal Fishermen

Royal Australian Navy HMAS Wollongong Intercepts Illegal Fishermen

Royal Australian Navy patrol boat HMAS Wollongong has combined with Maritime Border Command personnel and surveillance aircraft to intercept two foreign fishing vessels recently. Two foreign fishing vessels believed to …
Jun 8, 2016 /  Naval