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Strait of Hormuz threatened with closure

(Jul 13 2018)

Iranian President Rouhani has hinted that Iran could disrupt the flow of crude exports out of the Arabian Gulf, while an Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander explicitly stated; "If they want to stop Iranian oil exports, we will not allow any oil shi...



Future Iranian exports - the big question

(Jul 13 2018)

What if US sanctions reduce Iranian exports close to zero?



Libyan force majeure lifted

(Jul 13 2018)

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) has lifted the force majeure declared at Ras Lanuf, Es Sider, Hariga and Zuetina recently.



ADS completes VLCC private placement

(Jul 13 2018)

Arendals Dampskibsselskap Crude Carriers (ADS) has completed a private placement of $58 mill.



BW Group buys additional stake in Hafnia Tankers

(Jul 13 2018)

BW Group is to buy another 36.3% stake in Hafnia Tankers.



IMO sulfur cap - the only certainty is uncertainty

(Jul 13 2018)

There was still a lot of uncertainty surrounding the IMO’s forthcoming IMO 0.5% sulfur cap, North P&I Club has warned.



Markets - VLCC owners offering discounts

(Jul 13 2018)

The VLCC market was still in the same moribund state as last week as we approach the end July cancelling dates.



Markets - Recycling - a summer slump

(Jul 13 2018)

Indian sub-continent markets are currently enduring a mid-summer slump with decreasing demand and struggling local fundamentals.



TMS opts for scrubbers

(Jul 13 2018)

George Economou’s TMS Group has signed a deal with South Korean equipment company Panasia to acquire scrubber systems for its fleet, according to local reports.



WISTA gains IMO consultative status

(Jul 13 2018)

The Women's International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) has gained consultative status at the IMO.



Kongsberg to take over Rolls-Royce Marine’s business

(Jul 13 2018)

After months of conjecture, Kongsberg Gruppen has emerged as the buyer of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine.



UK P&I Club launches interactive ‘lessons learnt’ video series

(Jul 13 2018)

UK P&I Club has launched the first in a series of educational, reflective-learning, training videos.



More qualified officers from Warsash

(Jul 13 2018)

Some 110 newly qualified marine engineer and navigation officers from Solent University’s Warsash Maritime Academy attended an official ‘Passing Out’ ceremony at the end of June.



ISO specification a step forward for Methanol as marine fuel

(Jul 13 2018)

The Methanol Institute (MI) has said it welcomed the IMO’s decision to invite the ISO to develop a standard for methyl/ethyl alcohol as a marine fuel and a standard for methyl/ethyl alcohol fuel couplings.



Norsafe’s Greek Training Academy co-operates with DNV GL

(Jul 13 2018)

Norsafe Academy Hellas has entered into a co-operative agreement with DNV GL, regarding the training of its surveyors.




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