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  • 25 November 2019

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business, has taken over management of its first LNG carrier, the Flex Enterprise.

  • 9 November 2010

    In connection with Golar LNG Limited’s  recent stock dividend, World Shipholding Limited, a company affiliated with Golar’s Chairman John Fredriksen and Chairman of Golar LNG Energy Limited Mr. Tor Olav Troim, through Drew Investments Limited, have agreed to acquire from the Company, as a block, all shares in respect of which the Company’s share holders […]

  • 6 November 2015

    North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., a provider of harsh-environment offshore drilling rigs, has removed a director from its board due to his potential involvement in a corruption scandal. In a statement issued Thursday night, the company said it was informed that Jo Lunder, Director of the company, is under investigation by Norwegian prosecuting authorities in relation […]

  • 28 March 2018

    Unisea Shipping placed an order for up to four Aframax tankers at SHI.

  • 22 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Chinese COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard, a subsidiary of COSCO Shipyard Group, has delivered a 111,000 dwt oil tanker to John Fredriksen-controlled oil tanker shipping company Frontline Ltd. Featuring a length of 252 meters and a width of 44 meters, the new Marshall Islands-flagged vessel was named Front Jaguar. The LR2 tanker joins the company’s fleet a week after Frontline decided to exit […]

  • 2 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has received a contract to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers for an undisclosed Marshall Islands-based shipowner. According to the company’s stock exchange filing, the order for the two 173,400 cbm LNG carriers is worth KRW 414.4 billion (USD 362.9 million). Under the deal, signed in late […]

  • 20 August 2019

    Flex LNG, company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business, dropped deeper into red in the second quarter of 2019.

  • 31 May 2019

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business swung to a loss in the first three months of 2019. 

  • 29 May 2015

    Flex LNG, controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, said in its quarterly report it will seek new finance prior to the delivery of the company’s first vessels.

  • 2 March 2017
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) of South Korea booked an order for two LNG carriers with an option for two additional vessels in the future.

  • 10 December 2018
    Vessels

    South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) launched on Saturday a brand new liquefied natural gas carrier for Oslo-listed Flex LNG, the shipping company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen. The 173,400-cbm LNG carrier named Flex Courageous was launched at DSME’s Okpo shipyard. Flex Courageous is scheduled for delivery to its owner in August 2019, according […]

  • 13 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The newly appointed chief financial officer (CFO) of offshore shipping company Nordic American Offshore (NAO) will join the company on October 16, 2017. The company named Bjorn Giaever as the new CFO on September 1, 2017. Apart from Nordic American Offshore, Giaever will also take the CFO role in Bermuda-based tanker owner Nordic American Tankers (NAT). […]

  • 10 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (Knightsbridge) today announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire five fuel efficient 180,000 DWT Capesize bulk carrier newbuildings from Frontline 2012 and one Capesize bulk carrier built in 2013 from Karpasia. Knightsbridge has agreed to pay $61 million for each of the five Capesize newbuildings and $55 million for the […]

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dry bulk shipping companies Golden Ocean Group Limited and Knightsbridge Shipping Limited have agreed to merge, with Knightsbridge as the surviving legal entity. Completion of the merger is also subject to the execution of certain definitive documents, customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.The merger is subject to approval by the shareholders of Golden Ocean and […]

  • 2 October 2017

    Oslo-listed Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business, appointed Øystein Kalleklev as chief financial officer. 

  • 20 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Company acquired a scrubber-fitted VLCC resale from HSHI and ordered two LR2 newbuildings in China.

  • 28 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business, slipped into the red in the first quarter.

  • 15 January 2020
    Vessels

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen and an emerging player in the LNG shipping business, has extended the time-charter agreement for Flex Enterprise.

  • 14 June 2016

    Flex LNG, the company controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, informed that Jostein Ueland and Trym Tveitnes have resigned from their positions as chief financial officer and chief technical officer. Both Ueland and Tveitnes are co-founders of Flex LNG, which was established in August 2006. They “have agreed to support the company in this transitional phase” […]

  • 29 May 2015

    Flex LNG, controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, said in its quarterly report it will seek new finance prior to the delivery of the company’s first vessels.

  • 23 September 2015

    Belgium’s Exmar, Flex LNG and Geveran Trading, a John Fredriksen controlled company, have failed to agree on the creation of Exmar LNG, an LNG infrastructure joint venture. “The parties have failed to agree on the terms. The previously announced transaction will not be completed,” Exmar said in a statement on Wednesday without providing more details. The $2.3 billion […]

  • 7 March 2018

    Flex LNG, an emerging player in the LNG sector said that Geveran Trading, another John Fredriksen controlled company settled total return swap (TRS) agreements underlying 810,000 shares in Flex LNG, expiring March 6.