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Bureau Veritas assigns full suite of smart ship notations to innovative Furetank chemical tanker

(May 06 2021)

Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification, has, for the first time, assigned the complete suite of smart ship class notations to a 17,997 dwt chemical tanker, Furetank’s FURE VINGA.



Clean Shipping Alliance: Wash water discharges are not 'sludge'

(May 06 2021)

Following the release of a report by environmental group ICCT, the Clean Shipping Alliance expresses its concern about the wrong perception of Exhaust Gas Cleaning Systems (“scrubbers”) and wash water discharges portrayed in the publication.



Kpler Crude Oil Research

(May 06 2021)

OPEC+ seaborne exports up 690 kbd in April as the organization starts to gradually increase output.



Pyxis Tankers announces agreement to acquire modern product tanker

(May 06 2021)

Pyxis Tankers Inc., a growth-oriented pure play product tanker company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with an unaffiliated third party to purchase a medium range product tanker of approximately 47,000 dwt built in 2013 at ...



Ardmore financial results 3 months ended March 31, 2021

(May 06 2021)

Ardmore Shipping Corporation ("Ardmore", the "Company" or "we") announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2021.



Port of Singapore (PSA Marine) offers real time tracking of tanker movements

(May 06 2021)

PSA Marine has unveiled the first-of-its-kind Liquid Bulk module (“LqB”) under PSA Marine’s ONEHANDSHAKE platform, which will revolutionise the way industry players within the liquid bulk logistics chain interact, and empower them to effortlessly tra...



Crew on tanker in French port tested for Indian Covid variant

(May 06 2021)

Sixteen sailors from an oil tanker that passed through India are currently in solitary confinement in Le Havre after testing positive for Covid-19.



CSM and Seatrans strategic shipmanagement tie-up

(May 06 2021)

Columbia Shipmanagement (CSM) continues its recent expansion by agreeing a strategic partnership with the highly respected Norwegian ship owner and operator Seatrans AS.



Crew member dies after falling from tanker in Bay of Algeciras

(May 06 2021)

A man died at dawn last Tuesday after falling from an oil tanker in the Bay of Algeciras.



Venezuela's oil exports stabilize at 700,000 bpd after stock drain

(May 06 2021)

Venezuela's April oil exports were flat at about 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) for the third month in a row, with three-quarters of its shipments headed to Asia and the Middle East.



Work to remove oil from stricken tanker off China finished

(May 06 2021)

Efforts to remove the cargo of an oil tanker that leaked oil into the Yellow Sea near China’sQingdao after a collision last week should be completed.



Tanker broke loose from towline in English Channel

(May 06 2021)

Tanker VARZUGA, understood to be unmanned and on tow to the Aliaga scrap yard in Turkey, broke loose on the afternoon of May 4th in the English Channel north of Cherbourg France.



Wärtsilä secures AiP for liquid CO2 Carriers

(May 05 2021)

The technology group Wärtsilä has conducted a study on the systems and solutions required for Liquid CO2 Carrier (LCO2) vessels.



Poten's Weekly Opinion: Balance of Trade

(May 05 2021)

Changing trade patterns impact West Coast VLCC employment.



ICC Yaounde´/ Nigeria - new framework on piracy in Gulf of Guinea

(May 05 2021)

ICC Yaoundé and Nigeria announce new framework to tackle maritime insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea.




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April-May 2021

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