K-Line announces delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier “CORONA XANADU”

K-Line announces delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier “CORONA XANADU”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced earlier today the delivery of “CORONA XANADU,” an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Shin Kasado Dockyard Co.,Ltd. of Imabari Shipbuilding Group …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Fure Vinga bunkers LNG in Europe for the first time

Fure Vinga bunkers LNG in Europe for the first time

Fure Vinga, the first of six LNG fueled 16,300 dwt tankers ordered at China's Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding by Sweden's Gothia Tanker Alliance, bunkered LNG for the first time in Europe on May 19. The vessel received 120 …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Sembcorp Marine Secures Contract for the Construction and Integration of Vito FPU’s Hull, Topsides and Living Quarters

Sembcorp Marine Secures Contract for the Construction and Integration of Vito FPU’s Hull, Topsides and Living Quarters

Sembcorp Marine Ltd announced yesterday that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sembcorp Marine Rigs & Floaters Pte. Ltd., has been awarded a contract by Shell Offshore Inc. (Shell) to construct and integrate the hull, …
May 22, 2018 /  Curious
AUSTAL Invests In Major Commercial Shipbuilding Expansion

AUSTAL Invests In Major Commercial Shipbuilding Expansion

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) announced on Monday that it has finalised the details of its previously announced investment of up to US$30 million for capacity expansion. This investment will be focused in the …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
Star Bulk Carriers Corp. Agrees to Acquire Three Dry Bulk Vessels in an All Share Transaction

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. Agrees to Acquire Three Dry Bulk Vessels in an All Share Transaction

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (Star Bulk) (Nasdaq:SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced yesterday that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Oceanbulk Container …
May 15, 2018 /  Curious
TSUNEISHI Shipbuilding Signs a Business Cooperation Agreement with Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding in the Commercial Ship Business Area

TSUNEISHI Shipbuilding Signs a Business Cooperation Agreement with Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding in the Commercial Ship Business Area

TSUNEISHI Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (Tsuneishi) and Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding) have signed a business cooperation agreement in the area of commercial …
May 11, 2018 /  Curious
Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines continues to invest in increasing its vessel capacity and has signed an order for three ro-ro vessels from the Chinese Jinling shipyard. The vessels delivery is expected as from 2020-2021. The total investment …
May 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Second Incat Crowther Fast Catamaran for Rhode Island Fast Ferry

Second Incat Crowther Fast Catamaran for Rhode Island Fast Ferry

Incat Crowther announced yesterday that a second catamaran ferry is under construction at Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding in Massachusetts for Rhode Island Fast Ferry. The vessel will expand on the success of the …
May 2, 2018 /  Vessels
OSK-ShipTech and GSI behind new ferry for Algeria

OSK-ShipTech and GSI behind new ferry for Algeria

Guangzhou Shipyard International Company in China has just signed a contract with state-owned Algerian shipping company ENTMV for a large RoPax newbuilding. Danish OSK-ShipTech A/S is behind the design. Danish design is …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) signed USD 167.6Mln contract with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to build 4 New tankers

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) signed USD 167.6Mln contract with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to build 4 New tankers

Under the patronage of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation CEO, Mr Nizar Mohammed Al Adsani, Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) signed a contract with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard of South Korea for building and delivering four medium …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels