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Posted: 27 days ago

Eimskip: It was not our decision to send ships to Indian scrapyard

Iceland-based shipping company Eimskip has denied involvement in the sale of its two former containe...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 27 days ago
Posted: 7 months ago

20 Capesize Bulkers Scrapped Already in 2020

Poor bulker markets have pushed owners to scrap 20 Capesize bulkers so far this year. ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Gibson: Tanker Scrapping to Remain Low During Winter

A lack of demolition activity has been one of the key developments in tanker supply this year. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Drewry: Tanker Scrapping Activity to Revive before Surging in 2020

Scrapping activity is to rekindle due to IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention. ...

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

VesselsValue: 201 Cargo Ships Scrapped in First Half of 2019

The number of containerships scrapped in 1H 2019 rose by 379 percent, compared to 1H 2019. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Update: Two Dead, Several Injured after Explosion at Chittagong Shipbreaking Yard

Two workers died and several others sustained injuries. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Drewry: Boxship Scrapping to Rise Ahead of IMO 2020

Drewry: More containerships are expected to be demolished as IMO 2020 implementation date approaches...

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

Two Workers Die Following Tanker Fire in Chittagong

A fire in the engine room of a tanker being dismantled on a beach in Bangladesh, claimed the lives o...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

European Shipowners Call for More Compliant Ship Recycling Facilities

ECSA is asking for more capacity to be added to the list of approved ship recycling facilities. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MSI: EU Needs to Speed Up Approvals of Asian Shipbreaking Yards

The EU should faster approve Asian shipbreaking yards to allow the implementation of regulations. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ISRA Calls on China to Rethink Decision to Stop Recycling Ships

ISRA concerned over China’s decision to stop recycling international ships. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Varun’s Gas Carriers Sold for Scrap

The six LPG carriers owned by the insolvent Varun Shipping have been sold for demolition. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

VLCC Scrapping Ramps Up as Pakistan Opens for Business

Owners continue to commit their Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) for recycling. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Record VLCC Scrapping Insufficient to Ease Market Pressure

The rebalancing of the tanker market requires further affirmative action in reducing older tonnage. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Tanker Scrapping Highest Since 1982

Tanker scrapping increased significantly in the first quarter of 2018. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

VLCC Scrapping in Q1 Breaks Last Year’s Total

2018 is off to a great start when it comes to removing of outdated tanker tonnage from the oversuppl...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Tanker Owners to Benefit from High Scrapping, Market Consolidation

High scrapping and market consolidation are expected to contribute to better returns for tanker owne...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Great Eastern Bets on VLCC Scrapping to Ease Tanker Woes

The only light at the end of the tunnel for large tankers seems to be scrapping. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

GMS Denies Links to Seatrade’s Beached Quartet

GMS refutes allegations made by the NGO Shipbreaking Platform regarding the purchase of SeatradeR...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Frontline CEO: More Scrapping Needed to Lift Rates

Frontline CEO expects a pick-up in scrapping of older tankers to lift rates in the second half of 20...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Scrapping of Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Hansita Starts

The trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Hansita – washed up near Mundakkal beach in Kollam ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Hapag-Lloyd Sends Three Boxship Oldies to Scrap

German liner shipping company Hapag-Lloyd has sold three of its older containerships which were owne...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

GMS: Tankers to Return to Pakistani Yards from Next Month?

Pakistan’s Gadani yards could start receiving tankers, with more stringent requirements, from ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

20-Year-Old Crude Carriers Are Here to Stay?

By 2020, some 100 very large crude carriers (VLCCs) will be over 20 years old, hinting that the time...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Maersk Scraps 7 Boxships at Asian Yards in 1Q

Danish container shipping giant Maersk Line sent a total of seven Panamax vessels to ship recycling ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Norway Arrests Ship Previously Sold to Gadani Scrapyard

The Norwegian environmental authorities arrested the 1989-built barge carrier Harrier, previously na...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago