Tallink Takes Loan to Finance RoPax Newbuilding

Tallink Takes Loan to Finance RoPax Newbuilding

Estonian ferry operator Tallink Group AS has signed a loan agreement with Nordea Bank Finland Plc, securing EUR 184 ...

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Scorpio Bulkers Finds Work for the Coming Newbuilding

Scorpio Bulkers Finds Work for the Coming Newbuilding

NYSE-listed dry bulk specialist Scorpio Bulkers Inc. has agreed to time charter-out one Capesize currently under ...

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Cosco Orders Seven at DSIC

Cosco Orders Seven at DSIC

Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (DSIC) has secured orders for a total of seven newbuildings from its ...

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Seaspan Fixes Fourth 14,000 TEU Newbuilding to Yang Ming

Seaspan Fixes Fourth 14,000 TEU Newbuilding to Yang Ming

The NYSE-listed Seaspan Corporation has accepted delivery of a 14,000 TEU container ship, the YM Witness, which ...

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Dorian LPG Adds Another VLGC Newbuilding

Dorian LPG Adds Another VLGC Newbuilding

NYSE-listed liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) shipping company Dorian LPG has taken delivery of its sixth very large ...

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Hanjin Shipping’s HQ Raided The headquarters of South Korean conglomerate Hanjin Group and its affiliates have been ...

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Double Cruise Ship Launch at Fincantieri

Double Launch at Fincantieri

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri launched two cruise ships from its shipyards in Monfalcone and Ancona this ...

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DSME Suspends STX France Acquisition

DSME Suspends STX France Acquisition

South Korean shipbuilding conglomerate Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has shelved its plans to ...

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NASSCO Cuts Steel for Second SEA-Vista Tanker

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US shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO yesterday cut the first piece of steel for the second of three 50,000 dwt, ...

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Anthony Veder and Gasum Order LNG Carrier

Anthony Veder, Gasum Order LNG Carrier

Dutch gas tanker shipowner Anthony Veder has signed an agreement with Finnish natural gas importer Gasum ...

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Euro Cruise Industry Hindered by Red Tape, Infrastructure

Euro Cruise Industry Hindered by Red Tape, Infrastructure

Europe’s cruise industry needs harmonised environmental legislation, streamlined visa procedures, coastal ...

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Petredec Pens Financing Deal for Gas Carrier Quartet

Petredec Pens Financing Deal for Gas Carrier Quartet

Liquefied petroleum gas trading and transport company Petredec Limited has inked a financing deal with German ...

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Gotland Back for One More LNG Ro/Pax

Gotland Back for One More LNG RoPax

Sweden’s ferry operator Rederi AB Gotland has exercised an option for an additional Ro/Pax ferry at Guangzhou ...

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Newbuilding Prices in Decline Until Next Year

Newbuilding Prices in Decline Until Next Year

The newbuilding price index has been in decline since June 2014, and the trend is likely to continue until next ...

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Spotted: Norwegian Escape Almost Ready for Her Debut

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In today’s spotted article we are featuring Norwegian Escape cruise ship under construction for Norwegian ...

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163 Ships on Order at China CSSC

163 Ships on Order at China CSSC

Shanghai-listed shipbuilder China CSSC Holdings said that it has secured 61 ship orders totaling in 8.99 million ...

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Dorian LPG Adds Fifth VLGC Newbuilding

Dorian LPG Adds Fifth VLGC Newbuilding

NYSE-listed liquefied petroleum gas shipping company Dorian LPG has taken delivery of one very large gas carrier ...

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Exmar Finds Funding for Caribbean FLNG

Exmar Finds Funding for Caribbean FLNG

Belgian LNG and LPG carrier owner and operator Exmar NV has signed a USD 200 million financing agreement with ...

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Ocean Yield Takes Delivery of Navig8 Aquamarine

Ocean Yield Takes Delivery of Navig8 Aquamarine

Oslo-listed shipowning company Ocean Yield ASA has taken delivery of the 37,000 dwt IMO II chemical tanker ...

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Branson Orders Three Cruise Ships, Homeports One in Miami

Richard Branson Orders Three Cruise Ships, Homeports One in Miami

Richard Branson’s Virgin Cruises has signed a binding letter of intent with Italian shipbuilding company ...

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China to Subsidize Ship Scrapping for Two More Years

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China has extended its ship scrapping subsidy program for two more years, the ...

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Meyer Turku Starts Work on Mein Schiff Newbuildings

Meyer Turku Starts Work on Mein Schiff Newbuildings

Finnish shipyard Meyer Turku today laid keel of Mein Schiff 5, and officially cut the first steel of its sister ...

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Tanker Ordering Frenzy Winding Down

Tanker Ordering Frenzy Winding Down

Tanker newbuilding activity in the second quarter of the year is showing signs of slowing down compared to the ...

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Chinese Newbuilding Orderbook Takes a Massive Hit

Chinese Newbuilding Orderbook Take a Massive Hit

Chinese shipyards recorded a 77.4% slide in new orders year-on-year in the first five months of 2015, the China ...

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Harmony of the Seas Ready for the Next Step

Harmony of the Seas Ready for the Next Step

Soon to be one of the world’s largest cruise ships, Harmony of the Seas’ exterior construction was ...

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STX Offshore to Build up to Six VLCCs for John Fredriksen

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South Korean shipbuilder STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has received a firm order to build two 300,000 dwt Very ...

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Fincantieri Cuts Steel for MSC Seaside

Fincantieri Cuts Steel for MSC Seaside

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri organized a steel cutting ceremony for MSC Seaside at its Monfalcone shipyard ...

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