Tankers

This page features all the latest news and developments in tankers and liquid bulk shipping

Tankers

VLCC-tanker

March 12, 2019

Historically high US crude exports have given a boost to spot rates for very large crude carriers making long-haul voyages east from the US Gulf...
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pdvsa

March 8, 2019

Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA said on Thursday it has not halted business with maritime contractor Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), after the German firm notified...
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LR1-Tanker

March 7, 2019

Freight rates to carry a 55,000 mt clean petroleum cargo from the Mediterranean Sea to Japan on an LR1 tanker have sunk to a 22-week...
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VLCC-tanker

March 5, 2019

Global VLCC freight rates are expected to be well supported this year and in the next as a large number of them will go for...
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Maersk-Tankers-Maersk-Virtue

March 4, 2019

Maersk Tankers has decided to invest in four scrubber systems to be installed on selected LR2 vessels in the Maersk Product Tanker fleet before January...
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tanker

February 27, 2019

Venezuela is running out of space to store its sanction-stained crude that few dare to buy, forcing it to reduce output at a time when...
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Supertanker

February 25, 2019

Supertankers hauling seawater across the Atlantic? That’s just one of the odder results of the U.S. shale boom. (more…)
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Rio-Arauca-tanker-Reuters

February 22, 2019

The crew of Venezuelan oil tanker, the Rio Arauca, that has been stuck in the middle of the river Tagus in Lisbon for nearly two...
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supertanker

February 22, 2019

They are slowly plowing their way across thousands of miles of ocean toward America’s Gulf of Mexico coastline. As they do, twelve empty supertankers are...
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shuttle-tanker-teekay-corporation

February 22, 2019

Teekay Tankers reported the Company's results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Highlights Reported GAAP net income of $11.5 million, or $0.04 per...
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TEN

February 18, 2019

TEN, Ltd announced the contract for the building of two suezmax crude tankers which upon delivery will enter into minimum five maximum 12-year contracts to...
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Scorpio-Tankers

February 18, 2019

Scorpio Tankers said it will continue to install scrubber systems on 75 of its tankers, despite recent bans for open-loop scrubber systems in major ports...
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Scorpio Tankers

February 14, 2019

Shipping company Scorpio Tankers expects 62 of its vessels to be fitted with emissions-cleaning scrubber systems in time for the International Maritime Organization’s lower marine...
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pdvsa

February 14, 2019

Venezuelan oil company PDVSA is looking to double exports to India as U.S. sanctions hobble deliveries to the United States and Europe. (more…)
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ship

February 12, 2019

Sentinel Midstream on Monday became the latest contender in the race to build a crude export terminal off the U.S. Gulf Coast, announcing plans to...
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