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DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank

DNV GL awards Kawasaki Heavy Industries AiP for new non-spherical (MOSS) LNG tank
KHI’s new non-spherical (MOSS) tank is a IMO Independent Type B LNG tank that has been developed for use in 180KM3 LNG carriers. Credit: KHI Tokyo, 7 June 2017: DNV GL has awarded Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd (KHI) an Approval in Principle (AiP) for their newly developed non-spherical (MOSS)...
June 16th, 2017 | Awards, Canals, Classification Societies, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo Signs Cooperation Agreement with MM-Offshore

MAN Diesel & Turbo Signs Cooperation Agreement with MM-Offshore
Pictured at the signing ceremony at Nor-Shipping (from left): Jan Hamann – President MM Offshore; Helge Schmale – General Manager MM-Offshore; Jens Ring Nielsen – SeniorManager Propeller and Aft Ship, MAN Diesel & Turbo; and Poul Knudsgaard – Vice Presidentand Head of Propeller and Aftship,...
June 6th, 2017 | Events, Exhibitions, Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL and CMIH ink agreement to cooperate in shipbuilding

DNV GL and CMIH ink agreement to cooperate in shipbuilding
(front – from left to right) Gui Ming Zhu, Deputy General Manager of CMIH and Director of Yiu Lian Dockyards (Shekou) Limited, and Torgeir Sterri, Regional Manager Greater China at DNV GL – Maritime, signed a strategic cooperation agreement at Nor-Shipping this week. Oslo, 2 June 2017: At Nor-Shipping...
June 2nd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to contribute to the reliable operations of Maran Gas Maritime TFDE LNG carrier fleet

Wärtsilä to contribute to the reliable operations of Maran Gas Maritime TFDE LNG carrier fleet
The technically advanced LNG installations require professional maintenance to ensure operational reliability. Wärtsilä will provide maintenance to Maran Gas Maritime’s 21 TFDE LNG carriers The technology group Wärtsilä and Maran Gas Maritime (MGM), both key players in worldwide LNG transportation,...
June 1st, 2017 | Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping

Annual Statistical data on Greek Controlled Shipping
Greek Controlled Shipping An information paper, based on data provided to the GSCC by IHS Markit For the 30th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1,000 GT, registered under the Greek and other flags. The data has...
March 15th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, News, Reefer ships, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up

The Markets are cooling down and the Geopolitics flare up
John Faraclas Wonder where your business intuition stands during these difficult and crucial times not just for the Markets but also for the messy Geopolitics we are faced with… John Faraclas’ daily recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was just one single point up since last Friday standing at 922 points...
October 10th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

DNV GL Gas Carrier Update | 01-2016

DNV GL Gas Carrier Update | 01-2016
The DNV GL office in Piraeus, Greece Except the DNV GL Gas Carrier Update 01-2016, viewers can  find below the links to DNV GL’s customer magazine for the shipping industry and other news and services: GAS CARRIER UPDATE | Issue 01-2016 I N D E X FUEL GAS TECHNOLOGIES AFETY CULTURE NEW DNV GL RULES DIGITAL...
June 28th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Gas Carriers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Gas Shipping – Shaping the future today

Gas Shipping – Shaping the future today
(l-r) Kostas Vlachos (CMM), Alex Hadjipateras (Dorian LPG), Harry Vafias (StealthGas), Jonathan Gaylor (Affinity), Nikolaos Ioanou (Benelux), Nick Brown (LR) The 1st LR Gas Shipping Forum in Greece On Wednesday 11 May Lloyd’s Register (LR) held its first Gas Shipping Forum in Greece, ‘Gas shipping...
May 13th, 2016 | Associations, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Gas, Gas Carriers, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

2016 Annual Statistical Data on Greek Controlled Shipping

2016 Annual Statistical Data on Greek Controlled Shipping
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 29th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1, 000 GT, registered under...
March 11th, 2016 | Associations, Container shipping, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, News, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2016

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter March 2016
George Hatziioannou, EIRA’ editor EIRA’ s March 2016 Newsleter is out; we begin with EIRA’s editor Lettter, being also an interesting statement: Our independent, specialised monthly newsletter Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) will soon be celebrating its third year of circulation....
March 10th, 2016 | Associations, Communication, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, Insight, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

A sea change…for the BDI @325…

A sea change…for the BDI @325…
John Faraclas Another 12 points down, another all times low record… making the BDI’s history more than interesting!  The John Faraclas daily market commentary: The Capes minus 19 points at 216 approaching the 200 barrier yet again. The Panamaxes’ BDI down 10 at 293 points; the Supras’ BSI...
January 28th, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

At 345 the BDI opens a new chapter in Shipping’s History

At 345 the BDI opens a new chapter in Shipping’s History
John Faraclas Not even the volatile Capers can stop the Dry Markets from a total collapse creating yet another all time low BDI at 345! Something unimaginable for the hoi polloi, but not for those well understanding geopolitics and financial crisis issues, affecting shipping too…Not to mention...
January 26th, 2016 | At the end of the day..., Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!
John N. Faraclas Our forty-second weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 16th of October 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed down...
October 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

VesselsValue Weekly Newsletter 09 Sept. 2015

VesselsValue Weekly Newsletter  09 Sept. 2015
Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 9 September 2015    ...
September 9th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Vafias group takes delivery of ten newbuilds

Vafias group takes delivery of ten newbuilds
  Eco Dream Following come from the Vafias Group: We are very honored and proud to announce the deliveries of the following ten eco newbuilds over the past few months (9 gas ships plus one bulker): ECO DREAM 5000 CBM prototype ice class 1B, eco pressurized gas vessel built by STX korea , starting...
August 26th, 2015 | Gas Carriers, LPG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 8 July 2015

The Trumpet from VesselsValue.com 8 July 2015
  Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 8 July 2015 Scrap Dominance Emma Svensson, one of our Research Analysts at the opening ceremony of the Island games – and she’s even valuing a ship...
July 8th, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter –

Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) Newsletter –
George Hatzioannou EIRA, Volume 3 Issue 4 is out  in a special April 2015 Newsletter. The post Easter Oil/Energy geopolitical saga getting more and more …interesting: In this issue, Greece Tsipras plays Russian card to pressure EU, American LNG for Europe, panacea or delusion; Would Craiova become...
May 13th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs | Read More

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops
Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism in the Scottish Government on his tour around the show proving that seeing products and meeting people is what events are all about All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, proved it could pull out all the stops...
May 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia

Greek Controlled Shipping: the undisputable leader for ten millennia
GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING   Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by Lloyd’s Register of Shipping – Fairplay For the 28th consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data, in the form of 11 tables, attached hereto, on Greek controlled ships over 1, 000 GT, registered under...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, At the end of the day..., Classification Societies, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Flags, Flags, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Ocean Shipping, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers, Statistics, Story of the Year, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

100, 000th block future reported to Baltex

100, 000th block future reported to Baltex
London – The Baltic Exchange The Baltic Exchange’s electronic trading platform, Baltex, has now handled more than 100, 000 block futures since launching its new block futures facility on 1 December 2014. The system allows brokers to use LCH.Clearnet’s clearing services while helping the FFA...
March 5th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Company Profiles, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Headlines, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

STEALTH GAS INC., reports Q4 and 12 months ended Dec.31, 2014 Financial and Operating results

STEALTH GAS INC., reports Q4 and 12 months ended Dec.31, 2014 Financial and Operating results
Harry Vafias STEALTH GAS INC. REPORTS TWELVE MONTHS ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2014 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING RESULTS ATHENS, GREECE, February 26, 2015.STEALTH GAS INC. (NASDAQ: GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry,  announced...
February 26th, 2015 | Communication, Company Profiles, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, News, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

The BDI struggles to remain afloat at 516…

The BDI struggles to remain afloat at 516…
The Baltic Exchange BDI up 4 at 516…and fits well I do feel great comfort in my Levis 516; it fits well like the BDI, what do you have to say, eh! Today’s figures confirm once again our two year old prediction that there is no sustainability in the markets. In January 2014 I had vehemently objected...
February 24th, 2015 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Finance, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping markets insight… The BDI down one at 512!

Shipping markets insight… The BDI down one at 512!
London – The Baltic Exchange BDI down 1 at 512… Despite the world economic turmoil the BDI managed to loose just one point giving some breathing space until the Chinese New Year Festivities are over… The BCI  was up one at 543, the BPI down 2 at 512, the BSI plus 2 at 492 and the BHSI down...
February 23rd, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Caution: Another record low for the BDI now standing at 509…

Caution: Another record low for the BDI now standing at 509…
Deep down my heart and conscience I am pleased with this outcome of the destruction of the dry and wet markets, as the perpetual euphoria some years ago  (11, 793 points in May 2008), created this upheaval which on the other hand is a promising sign for new ventures, investment and new beginnings! John...
February 18th, 2015 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Breaking News, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Oil Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

EIRA’s double special – Energy coverage at its best!

EIRA’s double special – Energy coverage at its best!
Donna Hatzioannou Energy International Risk Assessment (EIRA) double Newsletters for January and February 2015 are now available herebelow and given the importance of the issues covered, we eagerly expect to read your comments, evaluation  and points. Energy to all intents and purposes, as the latest...
February 17th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Stock Markets, Supply ships | Read More