NorthStar Midstream to Form LNG Marine Transportation Company – Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cubic meter LNG barge for East Coast route

NorthStar Midstream to Form LNG Marine Transportation Company – Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cubic meter LNG barge for East Coast route

NorthStar Midstream, a portfolio company of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., announced yesterday (Aug22) the formation of Polaris New Energy (PNE), a marine transportation company focused on the …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding bags LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding bags LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Thursday it has secured an order to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier for a Greek shipper. Caption: LNG carrier Maran Gas …
Aug 22, 2019 /  Curious
Sаmsung Heavy Industries wins orders for 10 LNG-fueled vessels

Sаmsung Heavy Industries wins orders for 10 LNG-fueled vessels

Samsung Heavy Industries announced earlier today that it received orders for 10 LNG-fueled 113,000 DWT A-max crude oil carriers from an Oceanian shipowner, valued at KRW 751.3 billion.  These vessels will be …
Aug 19, 2019 /  Curious
Samsung Heavy bags 225 bln-won order for LNG carrier

Samsung Heavy bags 225 bln-won order for LNG carrier

Samsung Heavy Industries Co. (SHI), a major South Korean shipbuilder, said Friday that it has clinched a deal worth 225.5 billion won (US$185 million) to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier. Under the deal …
Aug 16, 2019 /  Curious
Government of Canada announces construction of new icebreakers for Canadian Coast Guard

Government of Canada announces construction of new icebreakers for Canadian Coast Guard

"Canadians across the country rely on the critical services of the Canadian Coast Guard to protect mariners and the marine environment, and to ensure the safe and efficient movement of ships that are key to our vibrant …
Aug 6, 2019 /  Curious
MODEC Develops "MODEC NOAH™" and "M350™" Next Generation New Built FPSO Hulls

MODEC Develops "MODEC NOAH™" and "M350™" Next Generation New Built FPSO Hulls

MODEC, Inc. (MODEC) to announce that it has developed the MODEC NOAH and M350, next-generation new built hulls for Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels utilizing its extensive knowledge, experience …
Aug 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier

Joint Approval in Principle (AIP) for New Concept Design of LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K -Line) announced that K-Line and Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (Namura Shipyard) have joint AIP (Approval in Principle) for the concept design of an LNG-fuelled Ore Carrier from DNV …
Aug 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening and Launch Ceremony for Hankyu Ferry, the First of its Series, in Shimonoseki

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening and Launch Ceremony for Hankyu Ferry, the First of its Series, in Shimonoseki

New "Settsu" Will Serve on Regular Route between Shinmoji and Kobe Designed to provide "a relaxing voyage gazing at the stars and sea"; top deck offers large space ideal for enjoying vistas Near 6% increase in energy …
Aug 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Sovcomflot’s BoD approved transactions with Zvezda to place orders for construction of three LNG-powered MR product carriers

Sovcomflot’s BoD approved transactions with Zvezda to place orders for construction of three LNG-powered MR product carriers

The first meeting of PAO Sovcomflot’s Board of Directors this year, incorporating new members, was held on 23 July 2019. Caption: Arctic Shuttle Tanker Timofey Guzhenko - Image courtesy of Sovcomflot (For …
Jul 29, 2019 /  Curious
K-Line Announces Delivery of Corona-Series Coal Carrier Corona Zenith 

K-Line Announces Delivery of Corona-Series Coal Carrier Corona Zenith 

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced earlier today the delivery of Corona Zenith, an 88,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan on 25 July …
Jul 26, 2019 /  Vessels