Total signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the State of Papua New Guinea on the key terms of the Gas Agreement of the Papua LNG Project and launches engineering studies

Total signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the State of Papua New Guinea on the key terms of the Gas Agreement of the Papua LNG Project and launches engineering studies

Total and its partners ExxonMobil and Oil Search have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Independent State of Papua New Guinea defining the key terms of the Gas Agreement for the Papua LNG Project. …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
V.Ships Leisure awarded technical management contract for newbuilding expedition vessel Magellan Explorer

V.Ships Leisure awarded technical management contract for newbuilding expedition vessel Magellan Explorer

V.Ships Leisure, part of V.Group, the leading global marine and offshore vessel management and support services provider, has been awarded a contract by Antarctica21 for the technical management of the expedition vessel, …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced yesterday the expansion of its Asia-South America service. The expansion sees a joint cooperation with Hapag Lloyd and Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) in the Asia-South America trade …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Klaveness Combination Carriers declares option for sixth combination carrier newbuild

Klaveness Combination Carriers declares option for sixth combination carrier newbuild

Klaveness Combination Carriers (KCC) has declared an option for the construction of a sixth combination carrier, CLEANBU, with Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd in China. The delivery date is scheduled for …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
PaxOcean delivers largest FSRU built in China to Indonesia-based Jaya Samudra Karunia

PaxOcean delivers largest FSRU built in China to Indonesia-based Jaya Samudra Karunia

PaxOcean has delivered a 26,000m3 floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) to Indonesia-based Jaya Samudra Karunia (JSK). The Karunia Dewata is the largest FSRU built in China and the first to feature Type C cargo …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Sideris GS with Berge Bulk

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Sideris GS with Berge Bulk

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Baleària has begun retrofitting its Nápoles ferry, the first of the company’s six ships to be converted to liquified natural gas (LNG) operation. The ferry arrived at the …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

SAIPEM 7000 semi-submersible at Damen Verolme Rotterdam for DPS upgrade

The Saipem 7000, one of the largest semi-submersible crane and pipelaying vessels in the world, has arrived at Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) for a major upgrade of its current DP3 system to meet the new closed ring DP3 …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
The world's most eco-friendly bulk carriers Viikki & Haaga now operating on the Baltic Sea

The world's most eco-friendly bulk carriers Viikki & Haaga now operating on the Baltic Sea

Тhe new bulk carriers Viikki and Haaga have started operating on the Baltic Sea. The 25,600-dwt vessels, 160 metres long and fuelled by liquefied natural gas, produces less than half of the carbon dioxide of previous …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
PaxOcean wins three newbuilding contracts from Royal IHC

PaxOcean wins three newbuilding contracts from Royal IHC

PaxOcean has won newbuilding contracts for the construction of a 2,300m3 trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) and two 3,500m3 split hopper vessels for Netherlands based Royal IHC. The vessels which will be constructed …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels