Global Ship Lease Secures Additional Charter Coverage and Adds Maersk Line to Charterer Portfolio

Global Ship Lease Secures Additional Charter Coverage and Adds Maersk Line to Charterer Portfolio

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL), a containership charter owner, yesterday announced a new time charter with Maersk Line for the 2004-built, 8,063 TEU containership OOCL Ningbo, which has been renamed GSL Ningbo, …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Iskes Towage names twin Damen ASD Tugs 3212 ‘Mars’ and ‘Mercurius’

Iskes Towage names twin Damen ASD Tugs 3212 ‘Mars’ and ‘Mercurius’

Two of Iskes Towage’s vessels, the Damen ASD Tugs 3212 Mars and Mercurius, have been officially named at a ceremony held at IJmuiden Port, Amsterdam. The naming formed part of an event held to mark the 50th …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Gulf Marine Services PLC Announces Three Long-Term Contract Awards in MENA  

Gulf Marine Services PLC Announces Three Long-Term Contract Awards in MENA  

Gulf Marine Services (LSE: GMS), the leading provider of advanced self-propelled self-elevating support vessels serving the offshore oil, gas and renewable energy sectors, announced yesterday (Sep 19) that it has been …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Naming ceremony for first of 35 newbuild crude oil and product tankers on order to be leased to Trafigura

Naming ceremony for first of 35 newbuild crude oil and product tankers on order to be leased to Trafigura

Trafigura Group Pte Ltd (Trafigura), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has today named the first of its 35 crude oil and product tankers being built in South Korea and …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
LR AiP granted for Wison 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) - VIDEO

LR AiP granted for Wison 300MW Floating Storage, Regasification, Power Plant (FSRP) - VIDEO

Lloyd’s Register (LR) announced yesterday during a presentation at Gastech – the leading exhibition and conference for the global gas, LNG and energy industries held 17-20 September in Barcelona, Spain …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing team up to develop new gas technologies in offshore, marine and energy sectors

Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing team up to develop new gas technologies in offshore, marine and energy sectors

With the growing relevance of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a sustainable alternative to oil and other fossil fuels, Sembcorp Marine, ABS and A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) are teaming up …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
Great Eastern Shipping takes delivery of secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier Jag Vasant

Great Eastern Shipping takes delivery of secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier Jag Vasant

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) took delivery of secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier “Jag Vasant” of about 83,270 cbm. The company had contracted to buy the vessel in Q2 …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Rotterdam and Rönesans Holding sign agreement for Ceyhan Mega Petrochemical Industrial Zone in Turkey

Port of Rotterdam and Rönesans Holding sign agreement for Ceyhan Mega Petrochemical Industrial Zone in Turkey

Rönesans Holding has signed a framework cooperation agreement with the Netherlands-based Port of Rotterdam for the Ceyhan Mega Petrochemical Industrial Zone in Turkey. Rönesans Holding and Port of Rotterdam, …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Dalian) Successfully Took Delivery of 319,000 dwt Mt Cosnew Lake

COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Dalian) Successfully Took Delivery of 319,000 dwt Mt Cosnew Lake

On September 18 th, the Christening and Delivery Ceremony of Mt Cosnew Lake, a VLCC of 319,000 dwt, of COSCO SHIPPING Tanker (Dalian) was held in Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Port. Present at the ceremony were Mr Yang …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Curious
TGE Marine Gas Engineering signed contract for one of the world’s first small scale LNG- FRU

TGE Marine Gas Engineering signed contract for one of the world’s first small scale LNG- FRU

TGE Marine Gas Engineering has signed a contract for one of the world’s first floating storage and regasification units (FSRU). Under the deal signed at the end of July, TGE will design and supply the cargo …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels