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A 1.2 mill barrel question

(Dec 09 2016)

Any cut in OPEC production is negative for the tanker market, Gibson said in its weekly report, commenting on the recently agreed production cuts.

Newbuildings - making a come back

(Dec 09 2016)

There have been a few more tanker newbuilding inquiries of late.

Optimarin wins USCG race

(Dec 09 2016)

Norwegian ballast water treatment (BWT) specialist Optimarin has become the first system supplier to gain full USCG type approval.

Verifavia in Dynacom MRV pre-verification audit

(Dec 09 2016)

Greek-based emissions verification company, Verifavia, has started a ‘pre-verification GAP-Analysis’ audit for Dynacom Tankers Management.

Seatrans opts for ECO Insight

(Dec 09 2016)

Norwegian-based Seatrans Ship Management has signed up 20 vessels for the DNV GL fleet performance management solution - ECO Insight.

ICS welcomes EUNAVFOR operations extension

(Dec 09 2016)

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has welcomed the extension of EUNAVFOR Operation Atalanta.

Advent to acquire majority stake in V.Group

(Dec 09 2016)

Advent International has agreed to acquire a majority stake in V.Group from OMERS Private Equity (OPE).

ISS expands services to NORDEN and Stolt

(Dec 09 2016)

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has expanded its global business with NORDEN with a new contract for crew logistics and husbandry services.

International Seaways in the red

(Dec 09 2016)

International Seaways (INSW), the recently divested international shipping sector of Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG), said TCE revenues had decreased in the third quarter of this year by $49 mill, or 39%, to $77.2 mill, compared to $126.2 mill in 3...

Markets - VLCCs firm - Asian Aframaxes benefit from bad weather

(Dec 09 2016)

Over the past week, the VLCC market saw continued steady activity, especially ex MEG and West Africa.

CMT takes over insolvent PREMET indicator range

(Dec 09 2016)

Following the insolvency of LEMAG Lehmann & Michels, which, is now no longer in operation, CMT Technologies has taken over the rights to the entire PREMET portfolio.

Oil lubricated prop systems damaging environment

(Dec 09 2016)

Representatives of international organisations, government agencies, industry and academia attending the World Ocean Council’s fourth Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS16) last week were left in no doubt about the damage oil lubricated propeller shaft sys...

Cobham and SpeedCast in antenna tie-up

(Dec 09 2016)

Cobham SATCOM and SpeedCast have concluded a global framework agreement covering the provision of maritime stabilised antennas.

Intellian receives Fleet Xpress approval

(Dec 09 2016)

Inmarsat has awarded Intellian Technologies final approval to use its FB250R and FB500R FleetBroadband terminals with Fleet Xpress (FX) and all associated network service devices (NSD).

HFW advises APAX Partners on Telemar deal

(Dec 09 2016)

Law firm Holman Fenwick Willan’s (HFW) multi-disciplinary team led by Diane de Moüy, Partner, assisted by Olivia Crouzat, advised Apax Partners on the financial transaction of the recent Telemar acquisition.


August--September 2016

-Ballast water treatment system on 10 Turkish chemical tankers -Special feature on third party shipmanagement -ABS' new vice president of tankers Tom Blenk -EU’s forthcoming ship-specific monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) plans

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