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Monjasa buoyed by higher oil prices

(Apr 13 2018)

Monjasa Group reported a growth in revenue for last year to $1.4 bill ($1.2 bill in 2016) primarily caused by a 19% increase in oil prices.



Woodward to acquire L’Orange

(Apr 13 2018)

Rolls-Royce ((RR) and Woodward have signed an agreement for the latter to acquire L’Orange and its related operations located in Germany, the US and China, for €700 mill.



NAVTOR embraces Weathernews

(Apr 13 2018)

e-navigation service provider NAVTOR and Weathernews (WNI) have signed a collaboration agreement.



ClassNK publishes drones in class surveys guidelines

(Apr 13 2018)

Class society ClassNK has released ‘Guidelines for Use of Drones in Class Surveys’.



KR releases KR-CON version 16

(Apr 13 2018)

Korean Register (KR) has released its 16th KR-CON.



Bureau Veritas addresses PSC inspections

(Apr 13 2018)

Bureau Veritas (BV) has released ‘PSC Ready’ to assist shipmanagers and their crews in planning and ensuring readiness for port state control (PSC) inspections.



BIMCO unveils reporting model to reduce admin

(Apr 13 2018)

The Maritime Reporting Model (MRM), developed by BIMCO and partners, can reduce the administrative workload for ship masters by 80% when making port calls.



KVH maintains VSAT market lead

(Apr 13 2018)

KVH Industries maintained its leading position in the maritime VSAT market, based on total number of units fielded, and increased its market share, according to a recently released report by Euroconsult.



ExxonMobil to launch cylinder condition monitoring service

(Apr 13 2018)

ExxonMobil is to launch Mobil Serv Cylinder Condition Monitoring.



IRClass receives RO authorisation from the Netherlands

(Apr 13 2018)

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has received authorisation as a Recognised Organisation (RO) from Netherlands’ flag administration.



The Switch becomes Yaskawa Environmental Energy Division - gains major investment

(Apr 13 2018)

Yaskawa Corp is making a multi-million euro investment to strengthen the R&D capabilities of The Switch and purchase new equipment for the company’s factory in Lappeenranta, Finland.



Saudi VLCC attacked off Hodeidah

(Apr 06 2018)

On Tuesday of this week, the laden 2002-built Bahri-controlled VLCC ’Abqaiq’ was attacked by Houthi rebels near the strategic Strait of Bab al-Mandeb at the entrance to the Red Sea.



OCIMF tackles safety critical equipment and spare parts

(Apr 06 2018)

The need for clear and consistently applied definitions of ‘critical spares’ and ‘critical equipment’ across the industry has been highlighted by an information paper published by OCIMF.



Team Tankers completes company purchases

(Apr 06 2018)

Team Tankers has confirmed that the acquisitions of Laurin Shipping and Anglo-Atlantic Steamship Co have been completed.



Markets - LOOP loads second VLCC

(Apr 06 2018)

Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP) has completed its second VLCC loading operation at its deepwater port.




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