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Markets - Rates firm slightly in abundant tonnage lists

(May 17 2019)

VLCCs experienced a very active week.



CSA 2020 hits back over the scrubber debate

(May 17 2019)

CSA 2020 has issued a statement in response to environmental NGOs and lobby groups’ concerns relating to the arguments over exhaust gas clean systems.



Aqualis and Braemar Technical Services to merge

(May 17 2019)

Aqualis ASA, the parent of marine and offshore engineering consultancy Aqualis Offshore, is to acquire the marine, adjusting, and offshore businesses of Braemar Shipping Services.



Oakley Capital buys Videotel and Seagull

(May 17 2019)

Oakley Capital Investments subsidiary Oakley Capital IV has partnered with the management teams of SG MidCo (Seagull), and Videotel Marine Asia and Super Dragon (collectively ‘Videotel), to acquire majority stakes in the businesses.



Intellian unveils Global Express terminal

(May 17 2019)

Antenna systems provider, Intellian has unveiled a 1 m Global Xpress terminal, GX100NX, at a company Asia/Pacific partner event held in Seoul, Korea.



Sadan Kaptanoglu elected BIMCO President

(May 17 2019)

Sadan Kaptanoglu, managing director of HI Kaptanoglu Shipping, was elected President of BIMCO at the General Meeting in Athens held on 14th May.



Alfa Laval’s PureSOx Shanghai training facility commissioned

(May 17 2019)

Recently, Alfa Laval inaugurated the Alfa Laval PureSOx Training Centre in Shanghai.



LR gets RO status for Italian flag ships

(May 17 2019)

Lloyd’s Register (LR) has been awarded RO (Recognised Organisation) status by the Italian flag administration and is now authorised to issue statutory certification on its behalf to all seagoing ships sailing with the Italian flag.



BV introduces Optimum Survey Planning

(May 17 2019)

Bureau Veritas has released Optimum Survey Planning (OSP), a tool to support classification and statutory surveys and audits.



Venture capital unit formed for maritime startups

(May 17 2019)

The Schulte Group has launched INNOPORT, a dedicated venture capital unit, which is aimed at identifying investment opportunities in the global maritime startup ecosystem to help entrepreneurs gain smart capital.



Landbridge bareboats VLCC

(May 10 2019)

Alternative investment firm, Värde Partners, and Landbridge VLCC International, a Hong Kong-based subsidiary of Chinese industrial company Landbridge Group, have announced a VLCC sale and lease back transaction.



Failure to check charterparty wording catches shipmanager out

(May 10 2019)

The International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) has urged shipbrokers and managers to check the terms of their charterparty agreements closely before signing to avoid costly mistakes further down the line.



Sea Tankers opts for containerised BWMS

(May 10 2019)

Sea Tankers has chosen DESMI Ocean Guard’s CompactClean ballast water management system (BWMS) for its fleet.



Teekay secures Norwegian financing

(May 10 2019)

Teekay Offshore has secured long-term financing from the Norwegian Government for four new shuttle tankers being built at Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI).



OSM to tackle crew nutrition

(May 10 2019)

OSM Maritime has launched a new catering service.




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