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Clean Marine wins tanker scrubber orders

(Oct 20 2017)

Clean Marine, an exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) developer, has secured a multi-vessel contract from Inventor Chemical Tankers (ICT).

Sirius invests in shipboard monitoring

(Oct 20 2017)

In order to increase control of rotating machinery on board, Swedish tanker owner Sirius Shipping has invested in SKF’s online monitoring system.

Mackay joins Inmarsat’s Fleet Xpress partnership

(Oct 20 2017)

Mackay Communications has signed a partner agreement with Inmarsat to distribute its Fleet Xpress (FX) service to the global maritime market.

Alfa Laval’s PureSOx chosen for over 100 vessels

(Oct 20 2017)

To date, 109 vessels of all types, including tankers, have either been fitted or will be fitted with an Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubber system.

GAC opens up in Paranagua to serve growing tanker market

(Oct 20 2017)

Just two months after opening its northernmost office in São Luis, GAC Brazil has opened a branch in Paranagua, its first venture into the south of the country.

Seagull warns on ice navigation

(Oct 20 2017)

There is currently no additional international certification needed for mariners who navigate through ice-infested waters.

ERMA FIRST BWTS wins USCG Type Approval

(Oct 20 2017)

This week, ERMA FIRST became the first full flow electrolysis BWTS vendor worldwide to receive USCG Type Approval.

Helm CONNECT software secures Class Type Approval

(Oct 20 2017)

Canadian maritime software company, Helm Operations has earned class Type Approval for its planned maintenance software, Helm CONNECT.

Odfjell sells its Singapore tank terminal stake

(Oct 20 2017)

Odfjell Terminals has entered into an agreement with a fund managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets to sell its 50% ownership in Oiltanking Odfjell Terminal Singapore for around $300 mill.

Maersk Tankers sale goes through

(Oct 13 2017)

The sale of Maersk Tankers was completed on 10th October.

Steering failure due to maintenance problems

(Oct 13 2017)

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) report into the grounding of the tanker ‘Bow Singapore’ in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, in August, 2016, highlighted both procedural and maintenance issues as contributing to the incident.

‘Randgrid FSO’ commences Statoil charter

(Oct 13 2017)

Teekay Offshore Partners’ ‘Randgrid FSO’ has commenced a charter with Statoil.

Keppel secures another FPSO conversion project

(Oct 13 2017)

Keppel Shipyard, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has won an FPSO conversion contract from SBM Offshore.

Markets - Owners in the driving seat

(Oct 13 2017)

Extensive holidays in the east were barely noticed as VLCC activity was reported as high.

Demolition rates falling

(Oct 13 2017)

Last week, the main recycling centres were once again offering lower levels.

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