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Posted: 5 months ago

Armed men board, release tanker in Gulf of Oman

A Hong Kong-flagged vessel was boarded by unidentified armed men in the Gulf of Oman. ...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Oman, Hormuz Straits Designated as Extended Risk Zone

International Bargaining Forum designated the waterways as Temporary Extended Risk Zone following re...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BIMCO: Tanker Freight Rates Surge after Hormuz Attacks

Crude oil tanker freight rates from the Arabian Gulf to China doubled on the back of the recent tank...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Strait of Hormuz in Focus after Recent Attacks on Tankers

Recent attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman raised concerns over the security of transit in th...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Part of Front Altair Crew Re-Embarked for Recovery Ops

Front Altair damage will be further inspected and the vessel will ultimately be moved to a shipyard ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Front Altair Towed to UAE Waters

Damaged Front Altair was towed out of the Iranian waters. The ship is anchored off the coast of Fuja...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Readers’ Picks of the Week (June 10 – 14, 2019)

Here are our most popular articles from last week. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Boskalis to Salvage Damaged Frontline, BSM Tankers in Gulf of Oman

Insurers of damaged Front Altair and Kokuka Courageous hire Boskalis to salvage the vessels and thei...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

BSM’s Kokuka Courageous Being Towed to Khor Fakkan, UAE

Damaged Kokuka Courageous is under tow toward Khor Fakkan after suspected limpet mine attack. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Frontline Denies Reports of Front Altair Sinking

Reports suggested that the tanker Front Altair, that was reportedly torpedoed earlier today, sank. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Frontline, BSM Tankers in Suspected Attack in Gulf of Oman

The two tankers were damaged in a suspected attack near the Strait of Hormuz on June 13. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Report: Fire extinguished on offshore platform in Iran

An offshore platform, operated by Pars Oil and Gas Compan (POGC), caught fire in the Persian Gulf of...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Xtera to Build SRG-1 Subsea Cable in Gulf of Oman

Multinet Pakistan, Omantel and Xtera Communications have signed a supply agreement for the new subse...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

USNS Richard E. Byrd Saves Nine in Gulf of Oman

USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4), a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship, rescued nine crew members fr...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Pirates Attack Maersk Vessel in Gulf of Oman

  According to Reuters, the Maersk Texas, a U.S.-flagged cargo ship was attacked by Pirates in ...

Posted: over 8 years ago