Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

NS United to Carry Iron Ore for Vale

Japan-based marine company NS United Kaiun Kaisha has received a 25-year contract of affreightment for the ...

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Vale Sells Four Capesize Bulkers to Polaris Shipping

Brazilian mining giant Vale S.A. has concluded the talks with shipping company Polaris Shipping for the sale ...

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MacGregor Wins Pusnes Contract for New VLOCs

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, a Finnish provider of cargo-handling machinery for ships, has won Pusnes deck ...

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Vale Sells Three Valemaxes for USD 269 Mn

Brazilian mining giant Vale SA reached an agreement to sell three of its Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOCs) to a ...

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Moody’s Lowers Navios' Rating as Vale Scraps Iron Ore Deal

Greek dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Holdings’ corporate family rating has been downgraded as ...

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ICBC Reveals Builders of Its Valemax Series

ICBC Financial Leasing Co has disclosed the names of builders of its ten 400,000 dwt VLOCs intended to transport ...

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Vale, ICBC Sign Long-Term Iron Ore Transport Deal

Brazilian mining major Vale has signed a 27-year iron ore transport deal with ICBC Financial Leasing, the leasing ...

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COSCOCS Closes Deal for 10 VLOCs at SWS

China’s newly established shipping major, China COSCO Shipping Corporation (COSCOCS) has signed a contract ...

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SOHAR Port Boosts Ties with Vale to Export Minerals

Oman’s SOHAR Port and Freezone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) ...

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CMES on Ordering Spree with Ten VLOCs

Shanghai-listed shipping company China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) has placed an order for ten VLOCs at three ...

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Pan Ocean Clinches USD 359 Mln Deal with Vale

Freshly rehabilitated South Korean shipping company Pan Ocean Co. has entered into a Contract Of Affreigtment (COA) ...

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CMES, Vale Shake Hands on Iron Ore Transport Deal

China Merchants Energy Shipping’s (CMES) subsidiary, Hong Kong Ming Wah Shipping, has signed a deal ...

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Roger Agnelli, Ex Vale’s CEO, Dies in Plane Crash

Roger Agnelli, ABB Board of Directors’ member and former Chairman of Brazilian mining company Vale, died in a ...

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COSCOCS Inks 27-Year Ore Transport Deal with Vale

The newly-created shipping major China COSCO Shipping Corporation (COSCOCS) has penned a 27-year agreement with ...

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Interactive Image: World’s Largest VLOC

In today’s interactive picture we introduce the giant Valemax-the world’s biggest iron ore carrier, ...

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Vale, Fortescue Join to Stay Competitive in China

Brazilian mining giant Vale and its Australia-based counterpart Fortescue Metals Group, operating in the Pilbara ...

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Maersk and Vale Secure Space at Ningbo-Zhoushan

Chinese Ningbo-Zhoushan port and shipping conglomerate A.P. Møller Mærsk Co have signed an agreement to expand ...

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Vale Reopens Port of Tubarão, Sends First Cargo to Asia

Brazilian mining giant Vale has resumed operations at Port of Tubarão’s ore and coal terminals, after the ...

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Vale Given Green Light to Resume Operations at Tubarão

A Brazilian appeals court has overturned a ruling ordering mining giant Vale SA to suspend operations at its Port ...

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Vale’s Tubarão Port Closed amid Environmental Concerns

Brazilian mining giant Vale has received a notification from the local court on the suspension of activities at its ...

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Vale Wraps Up Sale of Four VLOCs

Brazilian mining company Vale S.A. (Vale) and a consortium led by ICBC Financial Leasing, a wholly-owned subsidiary ...

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