Archive for the ‘Ocean Shipping’ Category

Wärtsilä launches efficient new Aframax tanker design

Wärtsilä launches efficient new Aframax tanker design
Wärtsila’s efficient new Aframax tanker design – impression Wärtsilä Corporation,   22 October 2012 10 am EET  – Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has launched a new, highly efficient Aframax tanker design that offers solutions for...
October 22nd, 2012 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ocean Shipping, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Rickmers-Linie transports three 475-tonne LPG storage tanks from Malaysia to Kuwait

Rickmers-Linie transports three 475-tonne LPG storage tanks from Malaysia to Kuwait
“Rickmers-Linie has recently transported three LPG storage tanks, each weighing 475 tonnes, from Kuantan in Malaysia to Shuaiba in Kuwait. The company’s 19, 100dwt Baltic Winter is seen here in Kuantan loading one of the tanks using her own gear. All three tanks were moved in a single voyage.” Rickmers-Linie’s...
September 27th, 2012 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ocean Shipping | Read More

DIANA Shipping Inc., announces time charter contract for m/v Dione with EDF

DIANA Shipping Inc., announces time charter contract for m/v Dione with EDF
Diana’s panamax “Dione” ATHENS, GREECE, July 2, 2012 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has entered into a time charter contract with EDF Trading Limited, London, through...
July 2nd, 2012 | Chartering, Markets, Ocean Shipping | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc., announces time charter contract for the m/v “Melia”

Diana Shipping Inc., announces time charter contract for the m/v “Melia”
ATHENS, GREECE, April 5, 2012 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership and operation of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has entered into a time charter contract with STX Panocean Co., Ltd., Seoul, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary,...
April 5th, 2012 | Fixtures, Ocean Shipping | Read More

Asia-Europe trade takes new boxship capacity

Asia-Europe trade takes new boxship capacity
Delivery Deployment graph Marh 2012 Asia-Europe trade has soaked up the majority of new boxship capacity over the past two years, according to leading international shipbroker Braemar Seascope, which reports that 56% of new boxship capacity delivered was deployed on Asia – Europe and Asia –...
March 20th, 2012 | Markets, Ocean Shipping | Read More

Dry bulk scrapping age keeps moving upward

Dry bulk scrapping age keeps moving upward
In poor freight markets you might think that vessels were being recycled at a younger and younger age, but looking into the data a different story reveals itself. However, the trend is very clear – dry bulk vessels that leave the fleet for recycling are getting older and older, according to a new...
March 16th, 2012 | BIMCO, Ocean Shipping, Ship Demolitions | Read More