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NOVATEK agreement

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) has signed a Memorandum on Strategic Partnership and Cooperation with JSC United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC). The Read Article…

Pengerang celebrates

Pengerang Independent Terminals (PITSB) has celebrated the arrival of its 1,000th vessel – the MT Maersk Katarina. PITSB, CEO, Law Say Huat said: “This 1,000th Read article…

Epic fleet grows

Epic Gas has entered into an agreement to acquire a 7,500 m3 LPG carrier built in 2009 at Murakami Hide Shipbuilding. The vessel will be delivered to the Read article…

NASSCO Christening

General Dynamics NASSCO has christened and launched the Palmetto State – the final ship in an eight-ship ECO Class tanker program to be constructed at Read Article…

Ice class LNG carrier

GAC Russia has marked an important milestone with its handling of the first LNG carrier designed to withstand harsh Arctic conditions at the icy Russian ports Read article…

HMM orders five VLCCs

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for the construction of five Read article…

SCF and Shell partner

SCF Group (Sovcomflot) has signed an agreement with Shell Western LNG for the supply of LNG to fuel the first Aframax crude oil tankers in the world to be powered by LNG Read Article…

Bomin Linde LNG rename

Bomin Linde LNG, one of the leading providers of liqued natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, has started operating under the name ‘Nauticor – Clean shipping powered Read article…

PHMSA regulations

The US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) have issued a final rule that amends the US Read article…

Desgagnés new tanker

Desgagnés has taken delivery of the M/T Damia Desgagnés, a new vessel recently completed in Turkey. A next generation and state-of-the-art asphalt-bitumen Read Article…

US exports up 12%

In 2016, US crude oil exports averaged 520,000 barrels per day (b/d), 12% above the 2015 level, despite a year-over-year decline in domestic crude oil Read article…

New members

SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, announced the addition Read article…

Aderco’s new office

Responding to growing demand for fuel treatment solutions that save costs, maximise uptime and reduce emissions in the maritime sector, has Read Article…

DHT buys BW VLCC fleet

DHT Holdings is to buy BW Group’s VLCC fleet which consists of 11 VLCCs, including two newbuildings due for delivery in 2018. BW Group’s VLCC fleet Read article…

Maritime investment

PensionDanmark, Danica and Navigare Capital Partners have agreed to invest more than $300m in a new maritime investment fund which will buy, lease and sell ships Read article…