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Schulte Group launches new look reflecting a clear and consistent group identity

(Jan 30 2020)

The Schulte Group, a global ship owner, ship manager and maritime services provider, unveils a new corporate design to adapt a more contemporary, unified and digital-friendly look, reflecting its individual member companies’ combined service offering...

Teekay Offshore selects Marlink for managed IT services

(Jan 30 2020)

Teekay Offshore has selected Marlink’s ITLink solutions portfolio with its benchmark IT operational platform, KeepUp@Sea, to streamline and improve fleet IT management.

“Sailing into 2020” seminar: V.Ships talks high quality, consistent ship management

(Jan 30 2020)

An interactive two-day “Sailing into 2020” seminar was hosted by V.Group at the Chennai office in December 2019 for customers and seafarers of V.Ships India.

Alfa Laval commits to achieving zero-emission vessels as a member of the Getting to Zero Coalition

(Jan 30 2020)

Alfa Laval has joined the Getting to Zero Coalition, a coordinated effort to fight climate change by introducing zero-emission vessels by the year 2030.

Performance Shipping Inc. announces the sale of a Post-Panamax container vessel, the M/V Rotterdam

(Jan 30 2020)

Performance Shipping Inc., (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, announced that it has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to sell to an unaffiliated third party...

Shipping needs to prepare for coronavirus restrictions warns Hill Dickinson

(Jan 30 2020)

The shipping industry needs to be prepared for potential restrictions in order to prevent the further spread of the ‘Wuhan’ coronavirus, advises a leading maritime law firm.

Teekay Tankers announces asset sales and new debt facility

(Jan 30 2020)

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (Teekay Tankers or the Company) announced the following updates since its Investor Day in November 2019:

Tankers leave Libya empty (Bloomberg)

(Jan 29 2020)

Tankers have begun to leave Libyan ports without cargoes after waiting for days for the end of a blockade of the country’s export terminals, Bloomberg reports.

Seafarer's happiness "declines from 6.59 to 6.13" over last quarter

(Jan 28 2020)

A "Happiness Index" from a Mission to Seafarers survey with 2,000 respondents found that overall seafarer happiness dropped to 6.13/10 from 6.59 the previous quarter.

Spike in enquiries for tanker political violence cover in the Gulf - Reuters

(Jan 23 2020)

Reuters reports insurance brokers saying there has been a spike in enquiries from tanker operators for political violence cover in the Gulf.

Pirates release captured crew-members of Greek tanker 'Happy Lady

(Jan 23 2020)

The eight crew-members of the Greek-flagged tanker "Happy Lady", among them five Greek nationals, that had been taken by pirates in an attack near the coast of Cameroon were released on Wednesday.

Rivertrace exhaust scrubber washwater monitor granted DNV GL statement of compliance

(Jan 23 2020)

Following exhaustive system testing and review, market leading developers of smart water quality monitoring technology Rivertrace Limited have received a statement of compliance from DNV GL for their Exhaust Scrubber Washwater Monitor – SMART ESM.

2019 volatility lifts freight derivative volumes

(Jan 23 2020)

The freight derivatives markets for both tankers and dry cargo vessels saw increased traded volumes in 2019 according to data released by the Baltic Exchange.

New Signal Maritime and Heidmar partnership

(Jan 23 2020)

Signal Maritime Services Ltd. and Heidmar Inc. join forces to deliver high-performance commercial management to the global tanker market.

Hengli Petrochemical visits CSET

(Jan 23 2020)

On the afternoon of January 6, Zhu Maijin, President of COSCO Shipping Energy, met with Li Maohong, General Manager of Hengli Petrochemical International Co., Ltd. in Shanghai.

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