Klaveness Combination Carriers AS extends contract of affreightment with South32 Marketing Pte Ltd

Klaveness Combination Carriers AS extends contract of affreightment with South32 Marketing Pte Ltd

A subsidiary of Klaveness Combination Carriers AS (KCC) yesterday (Nov 15) signed an agreement with South32 Marketing Pte Ltd extending the current Contract of affreightment (COA) for shipments of caustic soda to Worsley …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Vessels
GSL Completes Strategic Combination with Poseidon Containers and Opportunistic Refinancings of a Portion of Poseidon Containers’ Secured Debt

GSL Completes Strategic Combination with Poseidon Containers and Opportunistic Refinancings of a Portion of Poseidon Containers’ Secured Debt

Doubles fleet size to 38 containerships and expands charter-adjusted fleet value to $1.3 billion while increasing net asset value per share by 52%   Expands contracted revenue to $720 million and further reduces …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Finance
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Thetis with Hudson

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Thetis with Hudson

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, yesterday announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Vessels
Color Line and Ulstein Verft mark the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid

Color Line and Ulstein Verft mark the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid

On Thursday, 15 November, Color Line and Ulstein Verft marked the construction start-up on the world's largest plug-in hybrid ship, the 'Color Hybrid'. The hull is placed in the dock hall, and several hundred yard …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
K-Line announces delivery of coal carrier SHONAI MARU for JERA Trading Pte. Ltd.

K-Line announces delivery of coal carrier SHONAI MARU for JERA Trading Pte. Ltd.

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced earlier today the delivery of SHONAI MARU, a 100,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan on November 15, …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

CMA CGM, A.P. Moller – Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express plan to establish container shipping association

Five container shipping companies intend to create an association with the purpose of paving the way for digitalization, standardization and interoperability in the container shipping industry. IT executives from CMA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Shearwater GeoServices completes acquisition of Schlumberger marine seismic acquisition business

Shearwater GeoServices completes acquisition of Schlumberger marine seismic acquisition business

Shearwater GeoServices Holding AS today announced the completion of the acquisition of the marine seismic acquisition assets and operations of WesternGeco, the geophysical services product line of Schlumberger. The …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Seanergy Maritime Announces Capesize Vessel Refinancing, Private Placement of Shares and Time Charter with Cargill

Seanergy Maritime Announces Capesize Vessel Refinancing, Private Placement of Shares and Time Charter with Cargill

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. announced yesterday (Nov 14) that it has successfully concluded the refinancing of the 2011-built Capesize M/V Championship through a leasing agreement with Cargill International SA …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Promotes Decarbonization through Exploratory Design of NYK Super Eco Ship 2050

NYK Promotes Decarbonization through Exploratory Design of NYK Super Eco Ship 2050

As a part of the NYK Group’s medium-term management plan “Staying Ahead 2022 with Digitalization and Green,” a new future concept ship has been designed by incorporating innovative technologies that …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu), has on 2 November commissioned its large floating C dock. After the final tests had been carried out in the morning, the C Dock was submerged onto the equalized seabed. DSCu …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious