Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Introduces Vessel View VR on VLCC Suzukasan

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Introduces Vessel View VR on VLCC Suzukasan

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Thursday (Nov 08) announced the introduction of the Vessel View VR, a virtual reality system that allows for virtual visits on the VLCC Suzukasan (delivered on October 12, …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) wins $273mln order for 3 VLCCs from Hunter Tankers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) wins $273mln order for 3 VLCCs from Hunter Tankers

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has successfully won a bid for the super-large crude carriers, signalling a green light to achieve its goal this year. DSME said on Nov. 5 that it has won a $273 …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Curious
Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivered 311,000-ton VLCC MAYASAN

Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivered 311,000-ton VLCC MAYASAN

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. delivered last Friday (Oct 26) the MAYASAN (Kawasaki hull no. 8030, NACKS hull no. NE248), a very large crude oil carrier (VLCC), to Saber Tanker Corporation. The vessel was delivered …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Frontline orders exhaust gas cleaning systems for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc

Frontline orders exhaust gas cleaning systems for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE: FRO) yesterday announced that it has ordered exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) for a further 12 vessels from Feen Marine Scrubbers Inc. (FMSI). This follows the Company’s …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Corpus Christi and The Carlyle Group Agree to Develop Major Crude Oil Export Terminal on Harbor Island

Port of Corpus Christi and The Carlyle Group Agree to Develop Major Crude Oil Export Terminal on Harbor Island

Project would create first onshore location in the U.S. Gulf capable of servicing fully-laden Very Large Crude Carriers Contemplated venture creates a new Partnership where both the Port of Corpus Christi and Carlyle …
Oct 30, 2018 /  Curious
Hanjin successfully delivers another locally-made VLCC

Hanjin successfully delivers another locally-made VLCC

Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction-Philippines Inc. (HHIC-Phil Inc.) marked another milestone when it held a delivery signing event for a 300,000 DWT class Very Large Crude Oil Carrier (VLCC) manufactured at its …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL Plans to Install Voyage Information Display System Using AR Technology on VLCC subsequently to Car Carrier (Video)

MOL Plans to Install Voyage Information Display System Using AR Technology on VLCC subsequently to Car Carrier (Video)

Supporting Ship Operation and Watch-keeping to Enhance Safety TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced plans to launch the experimental use of a system that supports ship operation during voyages using …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Ship Finance International announces sale of older VLCC

Ship Finance International announces sale of older VLCC

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has agreed to sell the 2001-built VLCC Front Ariake to an unrelated third party. Delivery to the new owner is expected later this month, …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Vessels
TMC Compressors to supply marine compressed air systems to seven VLCCs for Hunter Group

TMC Compressors to supply marine compressed air systems to seven VLCCs for Hunter Group

TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) has signed contracts to supply marine compressed air systems to seven VLCCs that Korean shipbuilder DSME (Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering) is constructing for Norwegian …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Curious
International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways Announces Contract to Install Scrubbers

International Seaways, Inc. (NYSE: INSW) (INSW), one of the largest tanker companies worldwide providing energy transportation services for crude oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas (LNG), today announced …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious