Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Author Archives: ShippingHerald

Diana-Containerships

December 3, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose for a seventh consecutive session, helped by growing demand for ships across vessel segments. (more…)
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drewry

December 3, 2019

Underlying vessel operating cost inflation accelerated moderately in 2019 on higher repair & maintenance and insurance spend, while looking ahead costs are expected to continue...
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Wärtsilä

December 2, 2019

The technology group Wärtsilä, and Silverstream Technologies, the leading air lubrication solution provider, announced the signing of a Licence and Co-operation Agreement for future sales...
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Single-use plastic and school of fish in a shallow reef. Plastic is a major contributor of pollution in the ocean.

December 2, 2019

The World Wildlife Fund has indicated huge shortcomings in the protection of the Mediterranean’s marine and coastal environment, despite commitments made in recent years by...
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bunkering_singapore

December 2, 2019

Fears about a shortage of diesel and other middle distillates stemming from new marine pollution regulations have receded, with distillate premiums falling to some of...
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December 2, 2019

Ship owners are waiting longer and paying more to refuel at the Asian hub of Singapore as the industry scrambles to prepare for the implementation...
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DELTA

December 2, 2019

The manager of an oil tanker being probed by Brazilian authorities in connection with an oil spill off the country’s coast has found “no proof”...
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japan_shipyard

December 2, 2019

The top two Japanese shipbuilders, Imabari Shipbuilding and Japan Marine United, are forming an alliance to navigate a global industry in flux amid blockbuster mergers...
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Triton_Containership_Panama Canal

December 2, 2019

Late last month, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) published its Review of Maritime Transport 2019. The report addressed the industry’s quickly...
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IMO

December 2, 2019

The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization has elected the following States to be Members of its Council for the 2020-2021 biennium (more…)
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Maersk

November 29, 2019

Maersk Growth, the corporate venture arm of Danish shipping giant Maersk, has invested in startup Onomondo. (more…)
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Diana-Shipping-MV-Clio-Panamax-dry-bulk-BIG

November 29, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose to its highest level in three-weeks on Thursday, lifted by an improvement in shipping activity, with panamaxes...
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LNG

November 29, 2019

A Russian gas tanker was loaded with a liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo at the Sabine Pass terminal in the United States and is heading...
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Boomsma Shipping

November 29, 2019

Boomsma Shipping will install scrubbers on its vessels in a drive to comply with the IMO2020 regulations that enter into force on January 1, 2020. ...
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ukp&i

November 29, 2019

Stuart Edmonston, Loss Prevention Director at UK P&I Club, discusses a poorly planned bunkering operation, which led to a bunker spill, and advises on the...
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