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INTERTANKO and Veson Nautical launch modernised Q88 Questionnaire

(Feb 28 2024)

Version 6 of the tanker industry standard questionnaire will help charterers and owners share data, speed up the vetting process and ensure smarter pre-fixture decision making.

Liberian Registry sets up innovation and energy transition team

(Feb 27 2024)

The Liberian Registry Establishes Innovation & Energy Transition Team

Framo’s MR tanker hydraulic pumps use tube coolers from Hydroniq

(Feb 26 2024)

Hydroniq Coolers awarded frame agreement for MR tanker equipment

Calls to ISWAN seafarer mental health helpline rise 44%

(Feb 26 2024)

The final quarter of 2023 saw steep increases in the number of contacts relating to mental health concerns across the range of helplines operated by the International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN).

Yemen's Houthis keep up pressure with near miss on US-flagged tanker

(Feb 26 2024)

Houthi militia fired a missile that likely targeted a U.S tanker but missed.

Tanker “Cactus” installs Scanjet PSM’s connect monitoring system

(Feb 25 2024)

Scanjet PSM Connect Monitoring System selected for Tanker Refit

Poten's Weekly Opinion - Two Years And Counting...

(Feb 23 2024)

How the Russian invasion of Ukraine changed tanker markets

Eastern Pacific to install three bound4blue sails on chemical tanker

(Feb 22 2024)

Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) to install three bound4blue eSAILs® on Pacific Sentinel in Q4 2024.

VIKAND supports V.Ships Greece with Mental Health training

(Feb 21 2024)

VIKAND's training modules aim to increase the officers’ knowledge and understanding of mental health issues at sea, including how to recognize relevant signs and symptoms and how to provide initial support to colleagues in need.

Low carbon maritime fuel terminal planned for Southampton

(Feb 20 2024)

A low carbon maritime fuel terminal is being planned for Southampton, UK, connected to the “Solent Cluster,” a planned carbon capture and storage cluster in the region.

Chemship installs wind assisted propulsion system

(Feb 19 2024)

Chemical Challenger targets 15% CO2 savings on Transatlantic route

TotalEnergies shipboard carbon capture trial on LNG carrier “very promising”

(Feb 19 2024)

EverLoNG SBCC prototype showing that capture rates of at least up to 85% are achievable

Some stranded Russian Sokol oil cargoes begin to move to China, India - data

(Feb 19 2024)

Tankers with Russian oil that had been stranded at sea have started to move towards China and India,

Three ballistic missiles launched at Danish tanker “Pollux” in Red Sea – no injuries or damage

(Feb 17 2024)

Anti-ship ballistic missiles launched from Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen into the Red Sea towards Denmark-owned, Panamanian-registered vessel

Poten's Opinion : A Sleeping Giant

(Feb 16 2024)

Changes in Indonesia’s oil balances should benefit tankers


Jan- March 2024

Creating a learning culture, a consistent safety culture, SIRE 2.0, ammonia fuelled tankers - TANKER OPERATOR HAMBURG REPORT