Ship Finance International Limited announces sale of older VLCC

Ship Finance International Limited announces sale of older VLCC

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has agreed to sell the 2002-built VLCC Front Falcon to an unrelated third party. Caption: Crude Oil Tanker Front Falcon - Image …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Langh Tech delivers scrubber systems for the Greek market

Langh Tech delivers scrubber systems for the Greek market

Langh Tech has secured a large deal in Greece for the delivery of 10 shipset scrubber systems for Bulk Carriers and Product Tankers. Shipping companies Marmaras Navigation and Delta Tankers, owned by Mr. Diamantides, …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

LR has presented STX with approval in principle for a 50k dwt MR tanker design capable of using LNG as a fuel. This development is the result of close collaboration between STX and LR. STX incorporated an LNG-fuelled …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering names three Yamal LNG tankers

Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering names three Yamal LNG tankers

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) named three Arc-7 ice class liquefied natural gas carriers to serve the Novatek-operated Yamal LNG project. Image courtesy of Russian Maritime …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Announces Purchase of Product Tanker for Domestic Fleet

Algoma Central Corporation Announces Purchase of Product Tanker for Domestic Fleet

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX: ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, today announced the purchase of a 2008 built product tanker which will become the seventh tanker within the Algoma …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Bow Gemini enters Odfjell Ship Management portfolio

Bow Gemini enters Odfjell Ship Management portfolio

The 40,900 dwt Bow Gemini is now delivered to Odfjell Ship Management and will fly the NIS flag. In 2017, Odfjell entered into a commercial pool agreement with Sinochem Shipping for eight 40,000 dwt vessels. Of the …
Nov 8, 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
TOP Ships Inc. Announces New Time Charter With BP

TOP Ships Inc. Announces New Time Charter With BP

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 …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Vessels
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
Skangas in agreement with Gothia Tanker Alliance to deliver natural gas (LNG) as fuel to new tankers

Skangas in agreement with Gothia Tanker Alliance to deliver natural gas (LNG) as fuel to new tankers

Skangas entered into an agreement with parts of the Gothia Tanker Alliance to supply liquefied natural gas (LNG) as fuel. The new agreement comprises current as well as new vessels with LNG propulsion soon to come. The …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Curious