Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

Newbuilding Orders Plunge in H1 2017

Although newbuilding orders for tanker and bulkers increased during the first half of 2017, the overall number of ...

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Belships Secures Bulker Newbuild

Oslo-based bulk carrier owner and operator Belships ASA has signed an agreement to charter in an Ultramax bulk ...

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VV: Greece Takes the Lead in Newbuilding Orders

Greek shipowners placed the highest number of newbuilding orders so far this year, as these companies ordered a ...

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7th Newbuilding Joins Navig8 Product Tankers

The seventh newbuilding product tanker has been delivered to the shipping firm Navig8 Product Tankers from Chinese ...

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Two VLGC Newbuildings Join BW LPG's Fleet

Singapore’s gas carrier owner BW LPG Limited has taken delivery of the final two of four very large gas ...

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Diana Shipping Agrees Lower Price for Bulker Duo

Greek dry bulk ship owner Diana Shipping has reached an agreement to reduce the contract price and change the ...

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Euroseas Buys Ultramax Newbuilding

Greek owner and operator of drybulk and container carriers Euroseas has signed an agreement to acquire an Ultramax ...

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Eagle Bulk Adds Another Ultramax Newbuilding

Connecticut-headquartered operator of dry bulk ships Eagle Bulk Shipping has acquired a resale 64,000 dwt SDARI-64 ...

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Navigator Gas Secures Loan to Partially Finance Newbuilding

Owner and operator of handysize liquefied gas carriers Navigator Gas has, together with Navigator Holdings ...

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GulfNav to Sign Shipbuilding Contracts

Dubai-based shipping company Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC (GulfNav) said that it plans to enter into shipbuilding ...

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BIMCO: Lowest Level of Newbuilding Contracts in 20 Years

Shipyards become the next victim of the deteriorating conditions in the dry bulk, container and offshore markets as ...

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NAT Expands Fleet with New Tanker

Bermuda-based tanker owner Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) took delivery of a Suezmax newbuilding tanker the ...

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Euroseas Cancels First Ultramax Newbuilding

Greek owner and operator of dry bulk and container ships Euroseas Ltd. has terminated the order for the first of ...

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Euronav Purchases VLCC Newbuilding Duo

Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav NV has decided to further expand its fleet as it purchased two ...

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Seaspan Buys Boxship Newbuilding Duo from GCI

COSCO Hope

Hong Kong-based container ship owner and operator Seaspan Corporation has bought two newbuilding 11,000 TEU vessels ...

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Navig8 Chemical Snatches Financing for New Tanker

Navig8 Chemical Tankers, a joint venture between the Navig8 Group and Oaktree Capital Management, has entered ...

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Ocean Yield Buys Share in Quantum Pacific's Mega Boxships

Norwegian ship-owner Ocean Yield ASA has agreed to acquire a 49.5% equity interest in six newbuilding container ...

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Aurora LPG Inks Loan for Final Newbuilding

Oslo-listed LPG tanker owner Aurora LPG Holding ASA has signed the term sheet for the financing of its sixth and ...

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Q1 Ordering Slump Good for Tanker Market, But Will It Last?

Newbuilding orders of tanker ships have seen a sharp reduction, but the slowing trend needs to be sustained for the ...

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d’Amico Scraps Two Newbuilding Orders

Dry bulk shipping company d’Amico Dry, a subsidiary of Italian d’Amico Group, has decided to cancel two ...

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BW LPG Seals Financing for Newbuilding Quartet

Oslo-listed BW LPG Limited has signed a debt facility agreement worth USD 221 million for the financing of four of ...

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