Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of MV Dublin Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Takes Delivery of MV Dublin Eagle

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (Eagle Bulk), one of the world’s largest owner-operators within the Supramax / Ultramax segment, yesterday (Sep11) announced that it has taken delivery of the first of six …
Sep 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. Announces the Delivery of IVS Okudogo and Signing of Previously Announced $31.4 Mln Newbuild Loan Facilities

Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. Announces the Delivery of IVS Okudogo and Signing of Previously Announced $31.4 Mln Newbuild Loan Facilities

Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRIN) (JSE: GSH) (Grindrod Shipping), a global provider of maritime transportation services in the drybulk and product tanker sectors, announced that it took delivery of the IVS …
Aug 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Belships ASA expands fleet with 20th vessel

Belships ASA expands fleet with 20th vessel

Belships ASA (OSE: BEL) has agreed a 10 year bareboat charter for a 64,000 dwt Ultramax bulk carrier newbuilding. The vessel will be delivered by a Japanese shipyard during the second half of 2021.   The …
Jul 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese shipbuilder Oshima Shipbuilding, and the classification society DNV GL have delivered the first results of their joint industry development project. At the recent …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Spurred by the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Oshima Shipbuilding and classification society DNV GL have signed a long-term strategic cooperation to conduct research and development together on …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Yield takes delivery of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with 11-year charters

Ocean Yield takes delivery of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with 11-year charters

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced yesterday that it has taken delivery of the 2017 built Ultramax dry bulk vessels SBI Libra and SBI Virgo. Caption: Bulk carrier SBI Libra - Image courtesy of miranda …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that the Company has agreed to sell and leaseback six Ultramax vessels (SBI Antares, SBI Bravo, SBI Hydra, SBI Leo, SBI Lyra and SBI Maia) to AVIC …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA (OSE: BEL) has entered into an agreement to acquire the 63,000 dwt bulk carrier M/V Sofie Victory. The Ultramax vessel was built at New Times Shipbuilding, China in 2016. Caption: Bulk carrier Sofie …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield announces acquisition of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with long-term charters

Ocean Yield announces acquisition of two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels with long-term charters

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced earlier today that the Company has agreed to acquire two modern Ultramax dry bulk vessels for a total consideration of USD 42 million net of a seller's credit, with 11-year …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Curious
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Two Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Two Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that it has agreed to sell and leaseback two Ultramax vessels (SBI Libra and SBI Virgo) to an unaffiliated third party.   Upon completion, which is …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels