Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

MEPC

October 23, 2018

The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 73) has begun a busy session (22-26 October). On Monday, the MEPC moved ahead with its work to...
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Trump

October 23, 2018

The International Maritime Organization is much like the large commercial ships it regulates in one respect: while slow to get moving in the first place,...
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Pemex logo is seen at the headquarters of state-owned oil giant in Mexico City, Mexico March 18, 2016. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido - RTSB5IW

October 23, 2018

Refining firm Phillips 66 was awarded a tender to supply Mexico’s Pemex with at least four 350,000-barrel cargoes of U.S. Bakken crude for November delivery,...
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john-fredriksen

October 23, 2018

Billionaires Kjell Inge Rokke and John Fredriksen used the oil-market downturn to force a series of mergers on Norway’s struggling offshore supply industry. Now, they’re...
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LNG carrier

October 23, 2018

Spot day charter rates for LNG carriers have hit their highest levels since mid-2012 on the back of low prompt availability of vessels in both...
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BW

October 23, 2018

Pavilion Energy has signed an agreement with BW Group (BW) for the long-term charter of two M-type, Electronically Controlled, Gas Injection (MEGI) LNG newbuilds. (more…)
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Scorpio_Bulkers_

October 23, 2018

Scorpio Bulkers reported its results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018. (more…)
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Maersk's Triple-E giant container ship Majestic Maersk, one of the world's largest container ships is seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port, part of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, in Shanghai, China September 24, 2016. Picture taken September 24, 2016. REUTERS/Aly Song     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

October 23, 2018

Container terminal capacity expansion in the next five years has fallen to not much more than 10% of existing capacity, the lowest proportion ever, according...
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MOL_gas carrier

October 22, 2018

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has taken delivery of the LNG carrier Marvel Eagle, the first of three vessels intended to transport gas in the U.S. (more…)
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Piraeus Port

October 22, 2018

Piraeus Port Authority (PPA), operator of Greece’s largest port, wants the Greek government to speed up the approval of an investment plan that aims to...
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Alpha Petroleum

October 22, 2018

Alpha Petroleum has entered into agreements with Teekay Offshore for its Petrojarl Varg Floating Production Storage and Offloading ('FPSO') unit to be deployed to the...
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Navios-NYSE

October 22, 2018

Navios Partners, an international owner and operator of dry cargo vessels, and Navios Containers, a growth vehicle dedicated to the container sector, announced that Navios...
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ship emissions

October 22, 2018

The Trump administration wants pollution limits on ship fuels that a United Nations maritime agency will implement in 2020 to be phased in to protect...
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offshore

October 22, 2018

In a single year, Exxon Mobil Corp. has gone from being a tiny bit player in Brazil to the second-largest holder of oil exploration acreage,...
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wheat_egypt

October 22, 2018

European wheat futures were hovering near the previous session’s two-week low on Friday, with tightening global supplies and drought concerns in Europe offset by sluggish...
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