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  • 9 February 2016

    Bunker prices are now at a low level not seen since the early 2000s and with much lower marine fuel prices big containerships’ cost advantages are dwindling, according to Drewry Maritime Advisors. When bunker prices increased five-fold, to levels in excess of USD 600 per tonne, lines responded with a number of cost saving measures […]

  • 25 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ships of Danish liner giant Maersk Line will continue to slow steam despite predictions that lower oil and bunker prices will prompt liner companies to speed up. According to Maersk CEO, Nils S. Andersen there is not a lot of potential for speeding up taking into account the number of giant ships already in place. The […]

  • 28 May 2009

    Alstom and E.ON Benelux have agreed on a contract to provide a steam turbine unit for the new fossil-fuel power plant at Maasvlakte power station in the Netherlands. The new power plant, located near the North Sea and the Rotterdam harbour, will be able to co-fire biomass and is being designed for retrofitting with carbon […]

  • 25 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    The lower fuel price may not be such a blessing for containership owners after all, especially with relation to slow-steaming which was originally introduced as a way to deploy more ships without increasing capacity on the strings. Nevertheless, despite lower bunker costs that have been warmly welcomed by owners as they fight to attain profit, low oil […]

  • 13 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    Drewry: Further evaluation of the unintended consequences of slowing ships is required.

  • 14 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    Toft: Sailing speeds will decrease, as bunker prices continue to increase together with average vessel sizes.

  • 6 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    French and Greek authorities to discuss speed limits with the aim of reducing carbon emissions from ships.

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Israel’s biggest cargo shipping company ZIM announced the completion of its comprehensive debt restructuring, following 18 months of intensive negotiations with all of the company’s creditors.   Israel Corporation’s investment of $200 million of new equity in return for 32% of the shares in ZIM has paved way for the restructuring’s conclusion. The investor will […]

  • 18 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dutch foundation components manufacturer Sif has recorded a total throughput of approximately 57 Ktons of steel in the first quarter of 2017, a 23.9% increase compared to a 46 Kton throughput reported for the first quarter of 2016.

  • 22 March 2005

    Market shares of Korea and Japan slip as rival raises quality Five years ago, He Baoxin was putting the finishing touches on a ship small enough to fit through the Panama Canal. Now his company is making a vessel five times that size to service offshore oil and gas rigs.

  • 2 October 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    The proposed solution is more “enforceable” than slow steaming.

  • 18 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dutch foundation components manufacturer Sif has recorded a total throughput of approximately 57 Ktons of steel in the first quarter of 2017, a 23.9% increase compared to a 46 Kton throughput reported for the first quarter of 2016.

  • 1 June 2017

    Gazprom’s export of natural gas to the German market jumped 15.7 percent in the January-May period in 2017, in comparison to the corresponding quarter last year.

  • 18 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    DryShips is steaming ahead with its fleet rejuvenation strategy and shedding of older tonnage. 

  • 21 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    At a recent Vessel Efficiency Conference held in London, delegates were interested to hear about BIMCO’s suite of slow steaming clauses. In a presentation by BIMCO’s Chief Officer for Legal and Contractual Affairs, Grant Hunter, the delegates heard that the incorporation of a slow steaming clause was strongly recommended for anyone contemplating implementing a slow […]

  • 15 January 2013

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has signed an agreement with Qingdao Jieneng Steam Turbine Group Co., Ltd. of China, a major manufacturer of small steam turbines, under which the two companies will jointly establish Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Jieneng (Qingdao) Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. as a marketing and design unit for small and medium-size steam turbines […]

  • 10 July 2013

    Minister for Ports David Hodgett today announced four appointments to the Port of Melbourne Corporation Board, as the Port Capacity Project surges full steam ahead. Mr Hodgett said he was pleased to renew appointments for Deputy Chair James Cain and Director David Cranwell, and appoint new Directors Alice Williams and Jim Marshall. “I’m pleased to […]

  • 22 February 2013
    Project & Tenders

    Foster Wheeler AG announced that a subsidiary of its Global Power Group has been awarded a contract by the joint venture comprised of CH2M HILL Australia and UGL Engineering for the design and supply of three utility package steam generators located at the Ichthys Project onshore LNG facilities at Blaydin Point, near Darwin, Northern Territory, […]

  • 4 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    After testing and comparing different solutions for dynamic trim optimization, shipping and logistic company DFDS has chosen to install GreenSteam fuel saving solutions on around 20 further vessels. The vessels will be supplied with the on – board decision support solution, GreenSteam Optimizer that provides dynamic trim optimization. DFDS will also use the GreenSteam Manager […]

  • 5 June 2006

    STAFF at Lerwick Port Authority were last night (Monday) celebrating the safe arrival of their new

  • 19 December 2014

    Despite fall in bunker fuel costs that have been almost halved in the past six months dropping from USD 600 to USD 330 per tonne, introduction of higher speeds cannot be justified as overcapacity still prevails in the dry bulk market, according to BIMCO. Therefore, several years of strong demand growth are needed to reduce overcapacity […]

  • 15 October 2012

    Dredger SND No 4 is back in full working order again. This vessel was brought back to life thanks to a £43,300 Heritage Lottery Fund grant, BBC News Online reports. SND No 4 steam dredger was built in 1925 for the Sharpness New Docks company by the De Klop shipyard at Sliedrecht in Holland. SND […]