Navios Maritime Containers L.P. Announces Acquisition of Two Containerships and Options to Acquire Two more

Navios Maritime Containers L.P. Announces Acquisition of Two Containerships and Options to Acquire Two more

Navios Maritime Containers L.P. (Navios Containers), a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced that it agreed to acquire two 2010-built, 4,360 TEU containerships for $23.6 million from an unrelated …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests

Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests

The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully completed a further round of test procedures of its automated dock-to-dock solution. In an unprecedented operation, in the presence of the Norwegian Maritime …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce receives Approval in Principle for hybrid tug propulsion system

Rolls-Royce received Approval in Principle (AIP) from classification organization ABS for its novel hybrid propulsion system for tractor tugs. The AIP was granted following an evaluation of the world’s first …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Fleet Cleaner wins Maritime Innovation Award 2018 (Video)

Fleet Cleaner wins Maritime Innovation Award 2018 (Video)

At the Maritime Awards Gala organized in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on November 12th, Fleet Cleaner has been awarded with the prestigious Maritime Innovation Award 2018! The respected jury calls it a true maritime …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Curious
Seanergy Maritime Announces Capesize Vessel Refinancing, Private Placement of Shares and Time Charter with Cargill

Seanergy Maritime Announces Capesize Vessel Refinancing, Private Placement of Shares and Time Charter with Cargill

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. announced yesterday (Nov 14) that it has successfully concluded the refinancing of the 2011-built Capesize M/V Championship through a leasing agreement with Cargill International SA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced yesterday that it has entered into commercial agreements for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) on five of its Capesize bulk carriers …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Crowley Christens El Coquí, Heralding a New Era in the U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain

Crowley Christens El Coquí, Heralding a New Era in the U.S. Mainland-Puerto Rico Supply Chain

Crowley Maritime Corp. on Saturday christened its Commitment Class combination container/roll on-roll off ship El Coquí, which is among the first of its kind to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). The ship …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Mermaid Maritime wins subsea services contract in its Middle East Market

Mermaid Maritime wins subsea services contract in its Middle East Market

Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited (Mermaid) announced on Monday that its Middle East business unit has been awarded a subsea services contract in a G.C.C country with an initial contract value of USD 17 …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Nordic American Offshore (NAO): Contemplated business combination with Horizon Maritime of Canada

Nordic American Offshore (NAO): Contemplated business combination with Horizon Maritime of Canada

Nordic American Offshore Ltd (NYSE: NAO) announced on Monday that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which contemplates a combination with Canada based Horizon Maritime Services Ltd. Canadian …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Curious
Asia Maritime Pacific (AMP)  joins forces with Fenwick Shipping Services

Asia Maritime Pacific (AMP)  joins forces with Fenwick Shipping Services

Asia Maritime Pacific and Fenwick Shipping Services announced that the two companies have merged their operations. Asia Maritime Pacific is an international Handysize and mini-bulker owner and operator, …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Curious