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Markets - Newbuildings back with a bang

(Jun 09 2017)

Trafigura has shaken the market up by backing an order for up to 32 crude oil and product tankers, which will be built in both South Korean and Chinese shipyards.

Shipowners urge EU/China to shape IMO GHG strategy

(Jun 09 2017)

Following the US decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, the European Community Shipowners' Associations (ECSA) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have urged the European Union and China to intensify co-operation in achiev...

New BIMCO President sets out his course

(Jun 09 2017)

Common Progress CEO, Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, has been elected BIMCO President.

Port operations in Arab countries

(Jun 09 2017)

Following the announcement that the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain have severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) this week advised of a number of changes to port operations in the region.

Nordic Shipholding slips into the red

(Jun 09 2017)

Nordic Shipholding has reported marginally lower daily TCE rates in the two pools its vessels operate in during the first quarter of this year than the forecast daily rate, whilst the LR1 ‘Nordic Anne’ tracked the expected daily rate.

Arcadia receives first DNV GL verified EU MRV monitoring plans

(Jun 09 2017)

Arcadia Shipmanagement has become the first company to receive verification from class society DNV GL for compliant monitoring plans for the fleet under the new EU MRV regulation.

Ship Finance says new additions should add to profits

(Jun 09 2017)

Diverse shipowner, Ship Finance International has announced net income of $32 mill for the first quarter of this year, an adjusted EBITDA of $119 mill and earned $152 mill in total charter revenues.

Frontline- bullish on large tankers going forward

(Jun 09 2017)

Frontline achieved net income of $27 mill for the first quarter of 2017. However, adjusted for certain non-cash items the net income was $27.9 mill.

Hydrex saves tanker drydocking

(Jun 09 2017)

When a class society told the owner of a 144 m long tanker that cracks in the welding seams of both rudder cover plates required immediate repair to prevent the pintle nut from corroding, an unscheduled visit to drydock seemed the only option.

Risk assessment offered to cyber security industry working group

(Jun 09 2017)

Inmarsat has given its backing to a new joint working group (JWG) formed by IACS to develop a co-ordinated position on cybercrime and its prevention.

Wärtsilä introduces Eniram SkyLight 2.0 and beefs up digitalisation

(Jun 09 2017)

Wärtsilä subsidiary Eniram, has introduced an upgrade to its performance monitoring system.

ChartCo subsidiary launches a ‘one-stop’ venture

(Jun 09 2017)

ChartCo Training & Consultancy, part of ChartCo, has launched a joint venture with a group of partners creating a ‘one-stop’ solution for premium maritime course provision, consultancy and other business support services.

Cobham enhances service options

(Jun 09 2017)

Cobham SATCOM unveiled several new services at Nor-Shipping, including its first Iridium Certus connected terminal - the SAILOR 4300.

ECDIS NX debuts at Nor-Shipping

(Jun 09 2017)

Raytheon Anschütz launched a new ECDIS NX software at Nor-Shipping 2017.

BlueMon automated compliance to cover changes in emission rules

(Jun 09 2017)

SKF BlueMon environmental monitoring and mapping system has been updated to save time and help to avoid penalties by automating compliance with planned MARPOL 73/78 Annex VI requirements.

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