Simon Møkster platform supplier to work for Point Resources

Simon Møkster platform supplier to work for Point Resources

Norwegian shipowner Simon Møkster Shipping has entered into a one-year charter contract with oil firm Point Resources. Simon Møkster said on Wednesday that Point Resources hired its Stril Luna platform …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
SENER designs an innovative LNG unit for Panfido

SENER designs an innovative LNG unit for Panfido

SENER has signed a contract with the owner Rimorchiatori Riuniti Panfido & C.s.r.l for delivering the basic engineering and technical assistance in the construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) SBBT unit, which …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Clean Arctic Alliance challenges Canada’s Fednav on Arctic Shipping Fuel

Clean Arctic Alliance challenges Canada’s Fednav on Arctic Shipping Fuel

Responding to news that Australian mining company Ironbark Zinc will charter the world’s largest icebreaking bulk carrier, the Nunavik – owned by Canadian shipping company Fednav – for its zinc mining …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
U.S. Blacklists Russian Ships, Owners for Trading with North Korea

U.S. Blacklists Russian Ships, Owners for Trading with North Korea

The U.S. has sanctioned six ships and two Russian shipping companies, Primorye and Gudzon, for engaging in ship-to-ship transfers with North Korean-flagged ships, opposing international sanctions against …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk and Vopak to Launch 2020 Fuel Bunkering in Rotterdam

Maersk and Vopak to Launch 2020 Fuel Bunkering in Rotterdam

A.P. Moller - Maersk and Royal Vopak, an independent tank storage operator active in the heart of Rotterdam’s bunker environment, have agreed to this first joint initiative which will cater for circa 20% of Maersk …
Aug 21, 2018 /  Curious
Animating 70 years of better shipping for a better future (VIDEO)

Animating 70 years of better shipping for a better future (VIDEO)

70 years of helping international shipping become safer, more secure and develop a greener environmental footprint – that's what IMO is celebrating in 2018, with a series of events and commemorative productions …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Curious
IMO rolls out ferry safety video

IMO rolls out ferry safety video

Overcrowding is dangerous. Listen to crew. Follow instructions. It could save your life. These simple but key messages to ferry passengers are included in a new one-minute animated IMO safety video, to be shown in ferry …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Curious
Liberia Backs Australia’s Push For IMO Reform

Liberia Backs Australia’s Push For IMO Reform

The Liberian Registry has confirmed its support for an initiative by Australia calling on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to reconsider transparency and the role of industry bodies in the …
Jun 22, 2018 /  Curious
Verifavia Shipping - First Independent Verifier Authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS Verification Services

Verifavia Shipping - First Independent Verifier Authorised by the Panama Maritime Authority for IMO DCS Verification Services

World’s largest ship registry accredits Verifavia to offer independent IMO DCS verification services to its 8,000+ Panamanian registered vessels Verifavia, the world’s leading emissions verification company …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Curious
Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, yesterday announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Vessels