LNG as Fuel Perfect Bridge until 2050

Forward Ship CEO, Alexander P. Panagopulos

Alexander P. Panagopulos, CEO of Forward Ships: LNG as marine fuel is the future.

MODEC Secures Charter Extension for Its FPSO

MODEC has reached an agreement for a contract extension for the FPSO Cidade de Niterói MV18.

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Spotted: Sovcomflot Welcomes New Icebreaking Support Vessel

Sovcomflot has named Yevgeny Primakov, a new multifunctional icebreaking platform supply vessel.

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Construction of Allseas Heavy-Lift Giant to Start in 4 Years

If all goes well the building of Amazing Grace could commence in three to four years.

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Report: Allseas Planing to Build New Crane Vessel Behemoth

Allseas has revealed plans of building the largest construction vessel in the world.

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Spotted: Third Stingray SSV Joins Maersk

Maersk Supply Service has shared an image of Maersk Inventor, its 3rd Stingray ship.

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Greenpeace Boards Support Vessel in New Zealand Port

Greenpeace activists broke into Port Taranaki and boarded a support vessel on January 31.

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GulfNav to Buy Major Stake in Singapore's Atlantic

GulfNav plans to acquire a majority stake in Atlantic Navigation Holdings (Singapore) Limited.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Here are the most read articles of the past week.

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Spotted: Nigeria Welcomes Total's Egina FPSO

Following a ninety-day voyage from Korea, Total's FPSO Egina arrived at the Port of Lagos in Nigeria on January 25. 

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Offshore Supply Ship Runs Aground in St.Thomas

Ocean Spirit I ran aground just off the entrance of the East Gregory Channel of Charlotte Amalie Harbor.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Here is our weekly look back at the five most-read articles on World Maritime News.

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Golar LNG Partners Secures New FSRU Contract

Golar LNG Partners secures 15-year charter for an FSRU in the Atlantic Basin with an undisclosed energy company.

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COSCO Shipping-Seacor’s New JV Buys Eight PSVs

A newly established company SEACOSCO Offshore LLC has bought eight new platform supply vessels (PSVs) from COSCO ...

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FPSO Turritella Changes Hands

SBM Offshore has finalized the sale of FPSO Turritella to Shell E and P Offshore Services B.V.

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Fire Erupts on board Cidade de Maricá FPSO

A fire broke out today on board the Cidade de Maricá FPSO platform.

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Shell Orders FPSO for Penguins Field

Shell has decided to order a floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for its Penguins field.

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Bourbon Partners Up with Bureau Veritas on Automation

Bourbon has teamed up with Bureau Veritas on development and deployment of automation technology.

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MODEC Finds Partners for Brazil's FPSO Charter Project

MODEC inks deals with four compatriots to partner up on the FPSO charter project for the Sepia Area off Brazil.

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BW Offshore Extends Contract for FPSO Polvo

BW Offshore has secured a one-year extension for the lease and operation of the FPSO Polvo.

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Saudi Arabia's New Maritime Yard JV Launched

Saudi Aramco, HHI, Bahri, and Lamprell Plc launch their International Maritime Industries joint venture.

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Chemical Tanker Rams into Oil Platform in North Sea

Chemical tanker Elsa Essberger collided on New Year's Eve with an offshore oil platform in the Dutch North Sea.

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BW Catcher FPSO Produces First Oil

The first oil from the BW Catcher FPSO unit was produced on December 23, 2017.

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SBM Offshore Seals USD 720 Mn Loan for FPSO Liza

SBM Offshore has completed the project financing of FPSO Liza for a total of USD 720 million.

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Modec Wins FPSO Construction Gig from Libra Consortium

Modec has been hired by a Petrobras-led Libra consortium to build and operate an FPSO vessel.

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Video: Teekay’s Petrojarl I FPSO Revamped

Aibel AS shipyard in Norway has completed the upgrade of Teekay Offshore's Petrojarl I FPSO.

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KNOT Offshore Partners Takes Brasil Knutsen

KNOT Shuttle Tankers has acquired Brasil Knutsen, a shuttle tanker.

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