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ABS and AL Group to Study Ultramax Bulker Methanol Fuel Conversion

ABS and Asiatic Lloyd Maritime LLP, member of the AL Group, have signed a joint development project (JDP) to study the feasibility of converting the fuel system of an Ultramax bulk carrier, from conventional diesel to methanol. The study is focused …
Sep 27, 2023 / Curious

MOL Drybulk, Kambara Kisen Sign Basic Agreement on Time Charter for Newbuilding Methanol Dual Fuel Bulk Carrier

MOL Drybulk Ltd. and Kambara Kisen Co., Ltd. signed a basic agreement on time charter for a newbuilding methanol dual fuel bulk carrier (Note 1) to be ordered and owned by Kambara Kisen on September 11, 2023. The vessel is slated to be delivered in …
Sep 20, 2023 / Curious

TECO 2030 and Pherousa Green Shipping sign supply agreement to realize ammonia powered zero-emission deep-sea shipping

TECO 2030 (OSE: TECO, OTCQX: TECFF, ISIN: NO0010887516) and Pherousa Green Shipping AS (PGS) sign green package supply agreement for up to six modern, zero-emission Ultramax dry bulk carriers of about 63.000 deadweight tons each. Each vessel will be …
Sep 14, 2023 / Curious

Wah Kwong held a christening ceremony for MV Eastern Venture

On August 25, Wah Kwong Maritime Transport Holdings held a christening ceremony for a 63,000 dwt bulk carrier at Yangzhou New Dayang Shipyard. M.V Eastern Venture has a total length of 199.99 meters, a molded width of 33.26 meters, and a molded …
Aug 29, 2023 / Vessels

HD KSOE delivers world's first LNG-propelled bulk carrier with built-in AI engineer

HD Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering, the holding company of Hyundai shipbuilding group, has built and delivered the world's first liquefied natural gas-propelled bulk carrier installed with an artificial intelligence engineer. The robot …
Aug 25, 2023 / Curious

AMSA: One-year ban for bulk carrier for appalling treatment of seafarers

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier MSXT Emily from Australian waters for one year, after finding apparent serious issues of wage theft and seafarer mistreatment onboard. Following a tip-off …
Aug 24, 2023 / Vessels

Globus Maritime Limited Signs New Building Agreements for the Acquisition of Two Fuel-Efficient 64,000-DWT Motor Bulk Carriers

Globus Maritime Limited (Globus), (NASDAQ: GLBS), a dry bulk shipping company, announced today that it has signed two contracts, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, for the construction and purchase of two fuel-efficient bulk carriers of about …
Aug 24, 2023 / Curious

New Generation LNG Powered Green and Intelligent Chuanjiang Standard Ship “Chang Hang Huo Yun 002” Launched Successfully

Recently, the new generation of 130m Chuanjiang standard bulk carrier Chang Hang Huo Yun 002 which is a green and intelligent ship solely fueled with LNG, was successfully launched. The ship is under construction by Zhijiang Shengmao Shipyard Co., …
Aug 2, 2023 / Curious

Tata Steel uses LNG-fuelled ships to import coal

Tata Steel has become the first Indian company to import cargo on bulk carrier that uses LNG as fuel instead of traditional VLSFO (Very Low Sulphur Fuel Oil). On July 24, cape vessel MV Ubuntu Unity berthed at Dharma port to discharge 1,65,700 tonnes …
Aug 1, 2023 / Vessels

NYK Bulkship (Atlantic) to Introduce NYK Group’s First Wind-Assisted Ship-Propulsion Unit

NYK Bulkship (Atlantic) N.V. , an NYK Group company, will introduce a wind-assisted ship-propulsion unit on a bulk carrier engaged in a long-term charter contract with Cargill International S.A. (Switzerland), a subsidiary of Cargill, Incorporated …
Jul 24, 2023 / Curious