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Danish Shipping unveils new organisation

(Nov 24 2017)

Danish Shipping has addressed a number of areas, which will become more important for the representation of interests and member services in the coming years.

Liberia successfully challenges Brazilian court ruling

(Nov 24 2017)

The Liberian Registry, in co-operation with the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has succeeded in helping the holder of a Liberian mortgage to overturn a decision of the Brazilian courts.

Standardisation vital for shipping’s digital transformation

(Nov 24 2017)

Class society DNV GL has released a position paper setting out the importance of standardisation to enable the growth of digital applications in the maritime industry.

November’s movers and shakers...

(Nov 24 2017)

Gurpal Grewal has been appointed by Capital GP, the general partner of the Capital Product Partners, a director of the Partnership.

IRClass launches Centre of Excellence

(Nov 24 2017)

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has formed a ‘Centre of Excellence in Maritime and Shipbuilding’ (CEMS) in association with the Indian Ministry of Shipping and Siemens.

Thome opens fleet operations hub

(Nov 24 2017)

The Thome Group has opened an operations hub at its offices in Singapore to enhance the quality of its shipmanagement services and reaction times to emergency responses.

Inmarsat opens up in Norway

(Nov 24 2017)

Inmarsat has opened an office at the Norwegian Maritime Competence Centre (NMCC) based in Ålesund, Norway.

Nielsen to market ShipServ in Greece

(Nov 24 2017)

ShipServ has appointed Philip Uhrskov Nielsen as business & account director for EMEA.

Major forum to be held in Singapore

(Nov 24 2017)

Next year, the biennial Singapore Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) will include the inaugural leaders’ forum.

Tanker delivery/newbuilding profile causes problems

(Nov 24 2017)

This year is on track to be the second largest 12 months for dirty tanker deliveries on record, behind 2009, according to an industry note from McQuilling Services.

P&I Clubs to cross the Irish Sea

(Nov 24 2017)

London-based P&I club, Standard Club is to set up a new European Union subsidiary in Dublin, following North’s announcement of a similar move earlier this week.

Recycling rates firm

(Nov 24 2017)

On the back of firming local steel plate prices and bullish sentiment, several unexpectedly high-priced sales were concluded, as we head into the final month of the year and the traditionally stronger festive/ New Year period, said GMS in its weekly ...

Markets - Owners suffer declining rates

(Nov 24 2017)

As the VLCC MEG lifting programme for November was concluded last week with about 132 deals done, owners had high hopes for the start of the December programme.

Higher Chinese refinery runs will support product tanker market

(Nov 24 2017)

Product tankers trading in the Far East are enjoyed a better second half of 2017, relative to the first six months of this year.

Stealthgas turns the corner

(Nov 24 2017)

LPG carrier and tanker owner Stealthgas said revenues for the third quarter of this year amounted to $38.5 mill, an increase of $4.1 mill, or 11.9%, compared to revenues of $34.4 mill for 3Q16.


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