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Posted: 18 days ago

d’Amico sells another MR tanker oldie

d’Amico Tankers D.A.C. (Ireland), part of Italian shipping company d’Amico International Shipping (D...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Update: Fire put out aboard tanker off Sri Lanka coast

The fire onboard the Panama-flagged crude oil tanker New Diamond has been completely extinguished, t...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

EU NAVFOR: Tanker not hijacked by pirates off Somali coast

The Panama-flagged chemical/oil tanker Aegean II was not hijacked off the Horn of Africa earlier thi...

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  • Safety
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Report: Somali pirates strike again, hijacking tanker off Horn of Africa

A Panama-flagged chemical tanker has been reportedly attacked by Somali pirates off the Horn of Afri...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

US says it seized Iranian fuel from four Venezuela-bound tankers

The United States has seized fuel from four oil tankers reportedly carrying fuel shipments from Iran...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Gulf of Oman: Tanker boarded by Iranian forces not arrested

Iranian naval forces boarded an oil and chemical tanker in the Gulf of Oman, numerous media outlets ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Newly-formed E4C Shipping behind tanker order at Hyundai Mipo

E4C Shipping Pte Ltd, a newly-formed joint venture company, has ordered two medium-range (MR) produc...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Aker forms joint venture with Ocean Yield for seven tankers

Norwegian industrial investment company Aker Capital AS has entered into an agreement with compatrio...

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  • Collaboration
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Tanker management company Sokana relaunched

Sokana, a tanker management company operating in the chemical and product segments, was relaunched ...

Categories:
  • Collaboration
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Three kidnapped from tanker off Nigerian coast

Three crew members were kidnapped from a tanker at Opobo river mouth, some 27 nautical miles off ea...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Hyundai Heavy secures deal to build two scrubber-fitted VLCCs

South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group has received an order for the ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Tanker fire kills seven at shipyard in Indonesia

Seven people died after an Aframax tanker undergoing maintenance at a shipyard in Indonesia caught ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Thun Tankers orders 2nd ‘Not Always Afloat But Safely Aground’ ship

Shipping company Thun Tankers has placed an order for another ‘Not Always Afloat But Safely A...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Navios Acquisition unveils sale and leasebacks for tanker quartet

Tanker owner and operator Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation has announced $76.7 million sale ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Euronav posts massive surge in Q1 profit

Antwerp-based tanker shipping company Euronav is reaping large profits from strong underlying tanker...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Norden had its best first quarter since 2015

Although the first quarter of this year was characterised by weak spot rates in dry cargo and stron...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

d’Amico, Glencore JV offloads MR tanker

d’Amico International Shipping S.A. (DIS) said that its joint venture with Glencore Group has decide...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

NAT cashing in on never stronger tanker market

The tanker market has never been so strong, according to Herbjørn Hansson Chairman & CEO of...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

TOP Ships buys 50 pct stakes in two product tanker newbuilds

Greek tanker owner and operator TOP Ships has acquired a 50 per cent interest in two companies that...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

OPEC+ production cuts have dire implications for oil tankers

The agreement of the members of OPEC and its allies to cut oil production by 9.7 million barrels of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Wärtsilä wins deal to install route exchange on 50 tankers

Finnish technology company Wärtsilä has won a contract to update ECDIS on board 50 tankers that fre...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 5 months ago
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: 5 months ago

Greek tanker suffers mechanical issue in Bosphorus Strait

A Greece-flagged crude oil carrier was towed to safety after sustaining mechanical problems on the B...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

FSL Trust Finalizes Sale of Aframax Tanker

FSL Shanghai, a crude oil tanker, was sold to Performance Shipping. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Japanese Company to Build World’s First All-Electric Bunker Tankers

Japan’s Asahi Tanker plans to build the world’s first two zero-emission electrically pow...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Tsakos: We are in uncharted territory, but we are experts in navigating things

The first two quarters of 2020 look very promising for the tanker markets, according to Nikolas Tsak...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago