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Posted: 5 days ago

HMM charters VLCC newbuilding trio

South Korean shipping company HMM has chartered the three very large crude carriers (VLCC) set to be...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

ADNOC fleet expansion to add 12 million barrels cargo capacity

ADNOC Logistics & Services, the shipping and maritime logistics arm of ADNOC, is expanding its f...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 13 days ago

Hyundai Samho bags contract for VLCC trio

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries, a subsidiary of Korea Shipbuilding & Of...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Samsung Heavy scores order for LNG-powered VLCC quartet

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has secured an order for the construction of...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

KSOE reveals contract termination for 10 VLCCs

South Korean shipbuilding giant Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE), a shipbuilding...

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

DHT renews fleet with scrubber-fitted, eco-design duo

DHT Holdings, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire two very large crude carriers (VLCCs) bu...

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

Gibson: Up to 40% of VLCC fleet could be scrubber fitted by the end of 2021

Despite a massive drop in premium earnings for ships fitted with scrubbers during 2020, the scope fo...

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

KSOE wins order for VLCC pair

The orderbook of South Korean shipbuilding giant Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE...

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

KSOE bags order for VLCC quartet

South Korean shipbuilder Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) has received an order ...

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

DSME inks LoI for 10 LNG-powered VLCCs

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has signed a Letter of ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

DSME wins $260 million order for 3 VLCCs from ADNOC

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has placed an order for three very large crude carriers (VLCC...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Sale of 25-year-old VLCC ends 512 days demolition drought

The sale of an almost 25-year-old crude oil tanker marks the end of the 4th longest streak of zero V...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Flurry of crude oil carrier orders for Korean shipbuilders

Korean shipbuilding heavyweights have amassed over $1.06 billion in crude carrier orders in a single...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

BIMCO: 500 days since last VLCC was sold to scrapyard

On 2 November 2020, it will be 500 days since the last very large crude carrier (VLCC) left active s...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Hyundai Heavy books $360 million order for VLCC quartet

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), part of Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore E...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

GALLERY: No oil spill risk from fire-stricken supertanker, Sri Lanka Navy says

Spreading of the deadly fire on board the Panama-flagged oil tanker MT New Diamond, which erupted on...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

DNV GL grants general approval to HHI for new VLCC

Classification society DNV GL has presented South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) ...

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  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

China Merchants orders VLCC pair featuring pioneering technology

China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) has placed an order for the construction of two 307,000 dwt v...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

China's largest petrochemical port is now operational

Sinopec Corp has put the country’s largest petrochemical port into operation with the success...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Euronav offloads VLCC oldie

Belgium’s tanker shipping company Euronav has disposed of TI Hellas, one of its older very lar...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 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: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Bahri’s Q1 2020 earnings soar amid higher rates

The world’s largest owner and operator of very large crude oil carriers (VLCCs) Bahri reported...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

DHT Holdings Inks Charters for 6 VLCCs

DHT Holdings has secured time charters for six of its very large crude carriers (VLCCs). ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

DSME Wins VLCC Order from Pan Ocean

DSME has secured an order for a very large crude oil carrier from Pan Ocean. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Tsakos: We are experts in navigating things

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

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago