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GTT Entrusted By Dalian Shipbuilding Industry With The Tank Design Of Two New LNG Carriers

GTT Entrusted By Dalian Shipbuilding Industry With The Tank Design Of Two New LNG Carriers

GTT announces that it has received, at the beginning of 2023, an order from its partner the Chinese shipyard Dalian Shipbuilding …
Jan 27, 2023 / Curious
Wallenius Wilhelmsen navigates capacity shortages and service disruptions while delivering strong growth in 2022

Wallenius Wilhelmsen navigates capacity shortages and service disruptions while delivering strong growth in 2022

2022 has been a year of highs and lows for the breakbulk industry. While demand has been high, global disruptions and a …
Jan 27, 2023 / Curious
Chinese cargo ship sinks off the coast of Japan

Chinese cargo ship sinks off the coast of Japan

The 6-ton vessel Jin Tian was manned by a crew from China and Myanmar. Only five of the 13 found have survived, Chinese media …
Jan 27, 2023 / Accidents
Maritime shipping bunkers more fuel in Rotterdam in 2022

Maritime shipping bunkers more fuel in Rotterdam in 2022

Last year, maritime shipping bunkered significantly more fuel in Rotterdam; 10.8 million compared to 10.2 million up to 2021. With …
Jan 27, 2023 / Curious
Kawasaki Receives an Order for an 86,700 m³ LPG-fueled LPG/ NH3 Carrier

Kawasaki Receives an Order for an 86,700 m³ LPG-fueled LPG/ NH3 Carrier

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced today that it has concluded a shipbuilding contract for an 86,700 m3 liquefied petroleum …
Jan 27, 2023 / Vessels
PhilaPort Achieves Record Volumes of Car Imports

PhilaPort Achieves Record Volumes of Car Imports

This week at PhilaPort’s SouthPort Marine Terminal, Glovis America, Penn Auto, the International Longshoremen’s Association and …
Jan 27, 2023 / Curious
MOL and Mitsui Acquire AiP for Large Ammonia-powered Bulk Carrier

MOL and Mitsui Acquire AiP for Large Ammonia-powered Bulk Carrier

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui) today announced that they have received Approval in …
Jan 27, 2023 / Vessels
PIL selects LR to support decarbonisation goals and drive fleet energy efficiency

PIL selects LR to support decarbonisation goals and drive fleet energy efficiency

i4 Insight platform to help Singapore container shipping line to cut emissions and maximise fleet performance Singapore shipping …
Jan 26, 2023 / Curious
TORM purchases seven LR1 vessels

TORM purchases seven LR1 vessels

On 25 January 2023, TORM entered into an agreement to acquire three LR1 vessels which together with another agreement that TORM …
Jan 26, 2023 / Curious
Helsinki Shipyard’ NB518 SH Diana Floated Out Of Dry Dock And On Schedule For Spring Maiden Season

Helsinki Shipyard’ NB518 SH Diana Floated Out Of Dry Dock And On Schedule For Spring Maiden Season

Swan Hellenic today announced that SH Diana (CruiseMapper), the newest and largest ship in its ultramodern 5-star fleet, was …
Jan 26, 2023 / Vessels