Navig8 Product 2020 Takes Delivery Of Its Seventh 110,600 DWT Scrubber-Fitted LR2 Tanker From New Times Shipbuilding

Navig8 Product 2020 Takes Delivery Of Its Seventh 110,600 DWT Scrubber-Fitted LR2 Tanker From New Times Shipbuilding

Navig8 Product 2020, an international shipping company focused on the transportation of CPP, Saturday (Jun22) announced that it has taken delivery of the Navig8 Promise. Image for illustrative purposes only - Photo …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Frontline Provides Further Update Regarding Front Altair

Frontline Provides Further Update Regarding Front Altair

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE: FRO) yesterday provided a further update on the LR2 tanker Front Altair. As previously reported, on June 13, an explosion occurred on the Front Altair shortly after the vessel had passed …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Accidents
Frontline: Update Regarding Front Altair

Frontline: Update Regarding Front Altair

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE: FRO) yesterday provided an update on the LR2 tanker Front Altair. On the morning of June 13, at approximately 0500 hrs gmt, an explosion occurred on the Front Altair shortly after the …
Jun 15, 2019 /  Accidents
Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers has confirmed the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard. The order is part of an ongoing fleet renewal programme in the LR2 segment. “We are building …
May 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Largest tanker arrival the culmination of significant investment in Newcastle

Largest tanker arrival the culmination of significant investment in Newcastle

The 244-metre Pro Alliance long range 2 (LR2) class tanker berthed at 1100 hrs at Stolthaven's Mayfield 7 dedicated bulk liquids terminal, a purpose-built facility catering to vessels of that size.   The milestone …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard wind propulsion system

Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading clean technology and engineering company pioneering modern auxiliary wind propulsion for the global maritime industry, Tuesday announced that its innovative Rotor Sail Solution has …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Tankers to install scrubbers on selected vessels

Maersk Tankers to install scrubbers on selected vessels

Maersk Tankers has decided to invest in four scrubber systems to be installed on selected LR2 vessels in the Maersk Product Tanker fleet before January 2020 to comply with the IMO’s sulphur …
Mar 4, 2019 /  Curious
FSL Trust Orders Two LR2 Tanker at Cosco yard

FSL Trust Orders Two LR2 Tanker at Cosco yard

Singapore-based First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust) Management has entered into a letter of intent with China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry (Yangzhou) to order two LR2 product tankers, fitted with scrubbers, for …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Curious
Scorpio Tankers Announces Update on Scrubbers

Scorpio Tankers Announces Update on Scrubbers

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) (Scorpio Tankers) announced Monday (Oct 15) that following its entry into an agreement to retrofit 15 of its LR2s with Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (Scrubbers), it has agreed letters of …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Finance
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