Vitol to integrate asphalt trading business

Vitol to integrate asphalt trading business

Vitol Monday announced it has agreed to acquire a further 50% of VALT, the bitumen joint-venture it established with Sargeant Marine in 2016. On completion, VALT will be 100% owned by Vitol and will be integrated into …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Curious
Asphalt Splendor joins the fleet under the technical management of LSC

Asphalt Splendor joins the fleet under the technical management of LSC

At the beginning of the March in Antwerp, LSC, a subsidiary of the JSC Latvijas kugnieciba, supplemented the fleet, under its full technical management, with the ship Asphalt Splendor, the second bitumen tanker in the …
Mar 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Bitumen tanker Asphalt Synergy joins LSC Shipmanagement fleet

Bitumen tanker Asphalt Synergy joins LSC Shipmanagement fleet

At the beginning of this year, the subsidiary of JSC Latvian Shipping Company, Ltd. LSC Shipmanagement (LSCSM) increased its technically managed fleet with newbuilding tanker Asphalt Synergy, the first bitumen tanker in …
Jan 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Spotted: Bitumen Tanker Iver Ambassador completes drydocking in Singapore

Spotted: Bitumen Tanker Iver Ambassador completes drydocking in Singapore

Iver Ships bitumen tanker, Iver Ambassador, recently completed a drydocking in Singapore. During this five-day period, the vessel was repainted from black into Iver Ships red and made Mesqac compliant, bringing her in …
Dec 20, 2016 /  Vessels
Tanker Iver Ambassador joins Vroon's fleet

Tanker Iver Ambassador joins Vroon's fleet

Vroon has acquired MT Iver Ambassador (ex Tai Hai 1), the company said in its press release. This 2015-built bitumen tanker brings the total number of Vroon’s high-heat tankers to fourteen. Image: …
Jan 27, 2016 /  Vessels
Queensway Navigation oil products tanker causes bitumen spill in Spain

Queensway Navigation oil products tanker causes bitumen spill in Spain

The marine authorities in Spain are demanding that the Greek Shipping company Queensway Navigation must pay for a bitumen spill from one of its product tankers at Huelva Port. Nearly 20 tonnes of bitumen was …
Jul 30, 2015 /  Accidents