First Discharge of LPG from Ichthys LNG Project in Japan Carried by “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER”

First Discharge of LPG from Ichthys LNG Project in Japan Carried by “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER”

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (“K” LINE) announced earlier today that “K” LINE’s VLGC “GRACE RIVER” carried and successfully discharged Ichthys LNG Project’s first …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems validated by strong demand

Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management Systems validated by strong demand

The technology group Wärtsilä has recently been awarded a number of contracts to supply its Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) to global shipping operators. The systems will enable the vessels …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Curious
Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

Vilma Oil contracts second Boluda Tankers vessel to operate in port of Ceuta

The PETROBAY barge will serve ships in the Strait of Gibraltar together with a second company tanker, the SPABUNKER CUARENTA Belonging to the fleet of Boluda Tankers, the Boluda Maritime Corporation division responsible …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Top Ships Inc. Announces Completion of Senior Secured Post-Delivery Financing for M/T Eco California

Top Ships Inc. Announces Completion of Senior Secured Post-Delivery Financing for M/T Eco California

TOP Ships Inc., an international owner and operator of modern, fuel-efficient “ECO” tanker vessels currently focusing on the transportation of crude oil and petroleum products, announced today that it has …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Finance
Hyundai Heavy Industries signs up TMC for Roncador tankers

Hyundai Heavy Industries signs up TMC for Roncador tankers

TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) has signed a contract to supply complete marine compressed air systems for two shuttle tankers that Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is building for Norwegian tank operator Knutsen NYK …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
Accra - Largest and most modern tanker in the Panama Canal

Accra - Largest and most modern tanker in the Panama Canal

Delivering 450,000 tonnes of marine fuel in the Panama Canal in 2018, Monjasa steps up as the 2nd largest local bunker supplier. To further bolster supply quality ahead of IMO’s 2020 Sulphur Cap, Monjasa now brings …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Capacities at the Fos Tonkin Terminal to be put on sale for the period 2021-2030

Capacities at the Fos Tonkin Terminal to be put on sale for the period 2021-2030

In the context of a dynamic liquified natural gas (LNG) market, Elengy is preparing the sale of access capacities to the Fos Tonkin LNG terminal for the period 2021-2030. Within the sale process, Elengy will offer its …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Moves to Establish 'Asahi MOL Tankers' for Pool Operation of MR Product Tankers

MOL Moves to Establish 'Asahi MOL Tankers' for Pool Operation of MR Product Tankers

Meeting Customer Needs with More Efficient Ship Allocation TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that MOL and Asahi Tanker Co., Ltd. have signed a contract to establish a pool operation company, Asahi …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
FSL Trust Announces Disposal Of Vessel

FSL Trust Announces Disposal Of Vessel

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. (FSLTM), as trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust), announces that a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Trust has executed a Memorandum of Agreement to sell its MR product tanker …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Yield acquires a modern Suezmax tanker with long-term charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers

Ocean Yield acquires a modern Suezmax tanker with long-term charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers

Ocean Yield ASA (Ocean Yield) announced earlier today that the Company has agreed to acquire a modern Suezmax tanker for a consideration of USD 56.0 million with 13-year bareboat charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels