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Team Tankers International Ltd. : New Director

(Jul 02 2020)

Tom Higbie, a member of the Board of Directors of Team Tankers International Ltd. (the "Company") has resigned as Director of the Company with effect from June 30, 2020.

De Nora Water Technologies announces the formation of specialised marine business

(Jul 02 2020)

De Nora, a global leader in the delivery of sustainable technologies, has announced the creation of a new legal entity, De Nora Marine Technologies LLC.

Signal marks the second anniversary of platform launch by unveiling its future plans

(Jul 02 2020)

Two years since the official launch of The Signal Ocean Platform at Posidonia 2018, Signal reflects on its recent milestones and unveils its plans for the future.

Bow Persistent enters Odfjell's fleet

(Jul 02 2020)

A new tailor-made vessel entered Odfjell’s 80 ship fleet on June 24, 2020.

Kongsberg Digital acquires Danish maritime software company COACH Solutions

(Jul 02 2020)

Kongsberg Digital has acquired COACH Solutions, a leading supplier of software solutions for vessel performance and monitoring. The new name will be KONGSBERG COACH Solutions.

Venezuela sanctions set off fight for ‘plundered’ oil cargo

(Jul 02 2020)

For two months, Malta-flagged oil tanker Alkimos has been quietly floating off the Gulf Coast of Texas, undisturbed by the high-stakes legal fight playing out in a federal courtroom as a result of American sanctions on Venezuela.

Why oil tanker market may take Trump’s sanctions in stride this time

(Jul 02 2020)

Pandemic-related demand slowdown may cushion price impact.

Oil barrels come off the water as storage boom at sea fades

(Jul 02 2020)

A sign fuel demand is recovering as lockdowns ease, shipping sources say.

Oil tanker quarantined in Antwerp after COVID-19 outbreak

(Jul 02 2020)

The Belgian port of Antwerp has quarantined a Maltese-flagged oil tanker until at least July 4 after more than half of its crew tested positive for COVID-19.

Coast Guard suspends search for tanker ship crew member

(Jul 02 2020)

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for a crew member who went overboard approximately 400 miles east of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina.

Out Now – Guidelines for the control of Drug and Alcohol Onboard Ship

(Jul 02 2020)

The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) is pleased to announce the publication of the second edition of the Guidelines for the control of Drug and Alcohol Onboard Ship.

Frontline, Prime Marine, SSY and OilX on tanker markets

(Jul 02 2020)

An online panel discussion on Apr 30 explored where the tanker market may be headed, organised by Signal Group and with participants from Frontline, SSY, Prime Marine and OilX. Interesting issues are the storage market and the current high demand for...

ABS advice on finding a low carbon strategy

(Jul 02 2020)

There is much to read about different approaches to low carbon shipping, but very little of it actually guides you, as a tanker operator, as to what you should do. ABS is aiming to fill this gap.

Ballast water equipment news

(Jun 04 2020)

Some news from Alfa Laval, Optimarin, Hyde Marine and Techcross.

Macgregor – using virtual reality crew training

(May 07 2020)

Bringing the value of expert knowledge closer to customers. The environment is virtual, but the expertise is real; MacGregor’s Jan Finckenhagen and Floor Meijs explain how virtual reality crew training can make complex operations safe and efficien...


June 2020

low carbon strategy - digital tanker market models - battery explosions - better catering onboard - challenges of ballast installations