Preem and Thun Tankers Focus on More Environmentally Adapted Tankers

Preem and Thun Tankers Focus on More Environmentally Adapted Tankers

On Saturday, December 15, the company Thun Tankers names the new, environmentally adapted tanker “Thun Evolve” in Groningen, Holland. The tanker will be long-term leased by Preem for deliveries to the …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Navig8 Chemical Tankers enters into sale and leaseback agreements with AVIC International for two 37,000-dwt product oil/chemical tankers

Navig8 Chemical Tankers enters into sale and leaseback agreements with AVIC International for two 37,000-dwt product oil/chemical tankers

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. (N-OTC: CHEMS), an international shipping company focused on the transportation of chemicals, today announced that it has entered into sale and leaseback agreements with AVIC International …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. & American Shipping Company ASA Jointly Announce Extension of Tanker Charters

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. & American Shipping Company ASA Jointly Announce Extension of Tanker Charters

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) and American Shipping Company (Oslo Stock Exchange: AMSC / OTCQX: ASCJF) yesterday jointly announced that OSG has exercised options to extend its charter agreements with AMSC …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
FSL Trust Orders Two LR2 Tanker at Cosco yard

FSL Trust Orders Two LR2 Tanker at Cosco yard

Singapore-based First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust) Management has entered into a letter of intent with China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry (Yangzhou) to order two LR2 product tankers, fitted with scrubbers, for …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Curious
Naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov held at Guangzhou Shipyard International

Naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov held at Guangzhou Shipyard International

The naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov was held at Guangzhou Shipyard International on 4 December 2018. The Arc7 ice class ship is named after Captain Sokolov who commanded the world’s …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Scorpio Tankers Announces Agreement to Purchase Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems for 52 vessels

Scorpio Tankers Announces Agreement to Purchase Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems for 52 vessels

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) (Scorpio Tankers) announced on Monday that as part of its previously announced program to install exhaust gas cleaning systems across its fleet, it has entered into an agreement with …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
d’AMICO International Shipping Announces the sale and lease-back of one of its MR vessels

d’AMICO International Shipping Announces the sale and lease-back of one of its MR vessels

d’Amico International Shipping S.A. (DIS), an international marine transportation company operating in the product tanker market, announces that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers D.A.C. (Ireland) …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin is reinforcing its position in the global offshore Oil & Gas industry by participating in the Martin Linge FSO project of Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS (KNOT). Deltamarin supported KNOT by providing …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
CPLP to Spin Off Its Crude and Product Tanker Business and Merge It with DSS Holdings L.P.’s Business and Operations

CPLP to Spin Off Its Crude and Product Tanker Business and Merge It with DSS Holdings L.P.’s Business and Operations

$1.65 Billion Transaction Involving 68 Tankers Is Expected to Create the Third Largest Publicly Traded MR and Product Fleet in the World, and One of the World’s Largest Public Mixed Product and Crude Fleet …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Curious
NORDEN adds 2 more MR tankers to its fleet

NORDEN adds 2 more MR tankers to its fleet

NORDEN has purchased 2 South Korean-built MR product tankers from 2009. Both vessels have a deadweight capacity of 50,000 tonnes and the acquisition further expands the NORDEN product tanker fleet ahead of the expected …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Curious