Imabari Launches 20,150 TEU MOL Boxship

Japanese shipbuilder Imabari launched its first of the 20,000 TEU-type containerships built for compatriot shipping ...

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Fjord1 Orders Five New Ferries from Havyard

Norwegian transportation company Fjord1 has placed an order for construction of five new ferries at Havyard Ship ...

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Philly Shipyard in Talks on Jones Act Boxships

US-based Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI) is in advanced talks with a Jones Act operator to establish a new shipping ...

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Oversupply of Ships: Industry Should Sort Out Itself

The oversupply of tonnage in the shipping industry should be left to sort out itself, it was concluded at a panel ...

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AET Tankers Christens LR2 Duo

Petroleum and chemical tanker owner AET Tankers has held a double naming ceremony of two long-range (LR2) petroleum ...

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Hyundai Samho Attracts USD 356 Mn of Investment

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) has collected KRW 400 billion (USD 356 million) of ...

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NASSCO Delivers Final ECO Tanker to APT

Palmetto State, the eight and final tanker constructed at US-based shipyard General Dynamics NASSCO, was delivered ...

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Polaris Shipping Orders Bulker Trio at HHI

South Korean Polaris Shipping Co. has reportedly ordered three very large iron ore carriers at compatriot ...

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BC Ferries Places Order for Two New Ferries

Canada-based ferry owner and operator BC Ferries has awarded Damen Shipyards Group of the Netherlands a contract to ...

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Kyklades Maritime Books Five Aframaxes at Sungdong

Greek tanker owner Kyklades Maritime Corporation has ordered five 115, 000 dwt Aframax tankers at South Korean ...

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CCS, Shanghai Waigaoqiao Enter Strategic Cooperation

China Classification Society (CCS) and Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding (SWS) have signed strategic cooperation ...

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2017 Budget to Hit Pakistan, Bangladesh Scrapping Sectors

Ship-recycling sectors in Pakistan and Bangladesh have witnessed a decrease in LDT price after the respective ...

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SHI Inks LOI with SeaOne Caribbean to Build 12 AT/Bs

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with SeaOne Caribbean, ...

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MSC Cruises Firms Order for Two LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

Cruise liner MSC Cruises has signed a new memorandum of understanding with STX France, finalizing the order of two ...

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Construction of Australia’s New Icebreaker Kicks Off

Image Courtesy: Damen/Australian Antarctic Division The construction of Australia’s new Antarctic icebreaker has ...

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NS United Orders Second Valemax in Japan

Japan’s shipowner NS United Kaiun Kaisha has placed an order for another 400,000 dwt Capesize very large ore ...

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Hyundai Samho, Rosneft Ink Cooperation Deal on Aframaxes

South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) has entered into a technical cooperation agreement ...

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Christophe de Margerie Officially Named

The world’s first ice-breaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker Christophe de Margerie has been officially ...

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MSC Cruises Names Its First Next-Generation Cruise Ship

Switzerland-based cruise company MSC Cruises has held a christening ceremony for MSC Meraviglia, the first of the ...

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Third LNGC Newbuild Joins SINOPEC LNG Project

The LNG carrier CESI Beihai, ordered by a joint venture comprising Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), China ...

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CMIH, DNV GL Enter Strategic Cooperation

China Merchants Industry Holding (CMIH) and DNV GL have signed a strategic cooperation agreement with a focus on ...

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Green Corridor Unveils LNG-Fuelled Newcastlemax Design

“Green Corridor” joint industry project (JIP) partners have presented an LNG-fuelled Newcastlemax ...

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HHI, LR Team Up on 180k Dwt LNG Bulker Design

South Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Lloyd’s Register (LR) are joining forces to design 180,000 dwt ...

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Handy Bulker Newbuild Delivered to Berge Bulk

Singapore-based dry bulk carrier owner and operator Berge Bulk took delivery of Berge Phan Xi Pang, a Handy bulker, ...

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Breaking: Trafigura In for Up to 32 New Tankers

Singaporean commodity trading company Trafigura Group revealed its plans to hire up to 32 newbuild crude oil and ...

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French President to Look into Fincantieri-STX France Deal

French President Emmanuel Macron wants to review the terms of Fincantieri’s acquisition of its St ...

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