Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the world’s largest shipyards for a new type of marine paint that reduces solvent emissions by up to 90 percent. Caption: From left: …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield announces delivery of VLCC newbuilding with 15-year charter

Ocean Yield ASA announced earlier today that it has taken delivery of the VLCC Nissos Despotiko. Caption: Crude Oil Tanker Nissos Therassia - Image courtesy of Cengiz Tokgöz (For illustrative purposes …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., said Thursday it received a US$390-million order to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Caption: A LNG carrier built by South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield takes delivery of VLCC Nissos Rhenia

Ocean Yield takes delivery of VLCC Nissos Rhenia

Ocean Yield ASA announced on Friday (May 03) that it has taken delivery of the VLCC Nissos Rhenia. The vessel was delivered from the yard Hyundai Heavy Industries in South Korea and is the first in a series of four VLCCs …
May 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries said Sunday it has clinched a deal to build a 174,000-cubic-meter liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, reflecting strong demand for LNG carriers amid growing environmental concerns. The company …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Vessels
TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS CARDIFF GAS announces a long-term time charter contract with VITOL

TMS Cardiff Gas, an operator and manager of 16 LNG Carriers, announced yesterday (Mar31) that the Company has entered into a ten-year time charter contract with Vitol, a globally established energy & commodities …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Vessels
HHI Group Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire DSME

HHI Group Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire DSME

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group and Korea Development Bank (KDB) signed on Friday a definitive agreement to acquire Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), in the presence of Kwon Oh-gap, Vice Chairman …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Curious
Spotted: Xin Guang Hua safely loads section of the Maersk Honam

Spotted: Xin Guang Hua safely loads section of the Maersk Honam

The sound section of the Maersk Honam was successfully loaded aboard the heavy-lift vessel Xin Guang Hua on open waters outside Dubai (UAE) on Saturday, 2 February. Xin Guang Hua will delivery the 228.5m long section …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Curious
LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

Further shipowners turning to LGP in advance of 2020 emissions deadline Jiangnan Shipyard, owned by China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), has ordered an LPG-burning MAN B&W 6G60ME-LGIP engine in connection with the …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Vessels