Cruise shipping suspended in Kiel until end of April

Cruise shipping suspended in Kiel until end of April

In light of current developments regarding the spread of the corona virus, the port of Kiel postpones the beginning of its Cruise Season.  Caption: Cruise ship in Kiel / Foto: Stephen Gergs There will …
Apr 1, 2020 /  Cruise
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Direct Continuation of Time Charter Contract for mv Myrto with Cargill

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Direct Continuation of Time Charter Contract for mv Myrto with Cargill

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce supplies innovative propulsion system for new multi-purpose vessels in the North and Baltic Seas

Rolls-Royce supplies innovative propulsion system for new multi-purpose vessels in the North and Baltic Seas

Gas protection enables vessels to circulate in explosive and toxic environments Rolls-Royce applies decades of experience in medium-speed gas engines Rolls-Royce is supplying the gas-shielded propulsion system …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Curious
Eimskip makes adjustments to its container sailing system

Eimskip makes adjustments to its container sailing system

Eimskip will in early April temporarily adjust the Company’s container sailing system. The adjustments are part of Eimskip’s operational measures to respond to effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The adjusted sailing …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Vessels
ABS to Class a Series of Silver Eagle Self Elevating Drilling Units

ABS to Class a Series of Silver Eagle Self Elevating Drilling Units

ABS is to provide classification for a series of highly innovative Self-Elevating Drilling Units (SEDU) for Silver Eagle Global. Silver Eagle says the self-propelled design is capable of working at greater water …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Curious
MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund

Multi-functional terminal extends Swedish methane infrastructure significantly and improves access for the country’s industry OxGas, a company fully owned by the Port of Oxelösund in Sweden has commissioned MAN Energy …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Vessels
Minerva Gas lays keel for LNG newbuild at SHI

Minerva Gas lays keel for LNG newbuild at SHI

Minerva Gas, the Greek LNG carrier owner and operator, has made further progress with its newbuilding program. The company, on Monday, laid the keel for its LNG carrier newbuild, SN2304, at the Samsung Heavy …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Vessels
Nustar Extends Towage Contract With Svitzer In Point Tupper

Nustar Extends Towage Contract With Svitzer In Point Tupper

Svitzer has been delivering towage services to Nustar in Point Tupper since 2010. The extension that comes into effect on 1 August 2020 supports Nustar’s Point Tupper Oil Storage facility with three tugs on time charter, …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Curious
Aker Solutions Secures Brownfield Services Contract in Brunei

Aker Solutions Secures Brownfield Services Contract in Brunei

Aker Solutions, in a joint venture with PTAS Sdn Bhd, has signed a five-year agreement to provide offshore maintenance and modification services to Brunei Shell Petroleum (BSP). Scope of work covers maintenance and …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Vessels
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. Announces Financing for Newbuild Jones Act Barge

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. Announces Financing for Newbuild Jones Act Barge

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE: OSG) announces that it has closed on a $33,150,000 loan led by Wintrust Commercial Finance (WCF), a division of Wintrust Asset Finance Inc. for a term of 5 years.  OSG’s …
Mar 31, 2020 /  Finance