Tidewater Announces Successful Completion of Business Combination with GulfMark

Tidewater Announces Successful Completion of Business Combination with GulfMark

Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) (Tidewater) today announced the successful completion of its business combination with GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (GulfMark). Tidewater and GulfMark stockholders overwhelmingly supported the …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Finance
Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Wan Hai Lines confirmed order of 20 new container vessels

Wan Hai Lines confirmed order of 20 new container vessels

As part of the company’s fleet improvement plan, Wan Hai Lines has confirmed an order of 20 container vessels with JMU (Japan Marine United Corporation) and GWS (Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard Co., Ltd) / CSTC (China …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Ship Finance announces $400m Lease Financing for 4 x 14,000 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance announces $400m Lease Financing for 4 x 14,000 TEU container vessels

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) (Ship Finance) announces that it has entered into lease financing agreements (each, a "Lease Financing") totaling $400 million with an Asian-based institution to finance …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Finance
Refinancing of EXMARs pressurized fleet

Refinancing of EXMARs pressurized fleet

EXMAR announced on Wednesday (Oct 03)  that it has received a firm commitment for the refinancing of its ten fully-owned pressurized vessels. Caption: LPG tanker Magdalena - Image courtesy of Aart van …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Finance
Panama Canal Transits Four LNG Vessels in One Day

Panama Canal Transits Four LNG Vessels in One Day

The Panama Canal reaches a new milestone Monday (Oct.01) after the successful transit of four liquefied natural gas (LNG) ships with beams of up to 160 feet (49 meters) in a single day through the Neopanamax Locks. With …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Curious
Another newbuilding pair for dShip Carriers

Another newbuilding pair for dShip Carriers

dship Carriers announces the delivery of two further F-500 Eco Trader newbuildings, which complete the total series of four units for dship Carriers. The new members of the dship fleet will be delivered during the latter …
Sep 28, 2018 /  Vessels
NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers And Peter Döhle Schiffahrts Create Combined Vessel Platforms

NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers And Peter Döhle Schiffahrts Create Combined Vessel Platforms

NovaAlgoma Short Sea Carriers (NASC), a joint venture of Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma – TSX: ALC) and Nova Marine Holdings SA, and Peter Döhle Schiffahrts-KG (PDS), yesterday announced the creation of …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Prosafe announces contract award for Safe Caledonia

Prosafe announces contract award for Safe Caledonia

Prosafe has signed a contract with a major oil and gas operator for the Safe Caledonia to provide accommodation support in the UK sector of the North Sea. The firm duration of the contract commencing mid-April 2019 is …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has signed a Technical Assistance and License Agreement (TALA) with Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) that will enable the companies to jointly market liquefied natural gas …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Curious