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Stolt-Nielsen Limited Reports Unaudited Results For the Second Quarter and First Half of 2022

(Jun 30 2022)

Stolt-Nielsen Limited reported unaudited results for the second quarter and first half of 2022. The second quarter net profit is the Company’s highest since 2007.

Santos selects HiberHilo to monitor the world’s remotest oil and gas wells

(Jun 29 2022)

HiberHilo will be used to monitor 70 remote oil and gas wells, providing real-time performance and safety data

Abuse cases found throughout shipping says MHSS CEO

(Jun 29 2022)

MHSS has seen many cases not just of abuse against seafarers but of sexual assault in shipping. Often a higher-ranking seafarer is responsible for the abuse which affects victims reporting.

MCTC creates fitness challenge for seafarers to encourage crews to keep fit and active while onboard

(Jun 29 2022)

MCTC is running its own fitness challenge for crews to compete in this summer.

Libya suspends oil shipments from key port amid political crisis

(Jun 29 2022)

Libya’s state oil company suspended shipments from the key eastern port of Ras Lanuf. The National Oil Corp. informed trading and shipping firms of halting exports from the Gulf of Sirte, which includes Ras Lanuf and other ports such as Es Sider, Bre...

The first Suezmax LNG dual fuelled crude oil tanker delivered in China

(Jun 29 2022)

The world's first Suezmax LNG dual fuelled crude oil tanker has been delivered in Guangzhou City, south China. The vessel can vastly reduce carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxide and sulfur and particulate emissions.

CGG Expands its HPC and Cloud Solutions Business

(Jun 28 2022)

CGG announced the creation of a new HPC & Cloud Solutions business, under the leadership of Agnès Boudot . CGG’s HPC & Cloud Solutions Business will be consolidated into the Data, Digital & Energy Transition (DDE) reporting segment under Geoscience (...

U.S. authorities make checks on oil tanker arrived from Russia

(Jun 28 2022)

U.S. authorities have stopped an oil tanker traveling from Russia to New Orleans

Idwal incorporates key crew wellbeing questions into its vessel inspections

(Jun 27 2022)

­Global ship inspection business aims to increase visibility into key crew wellbeing factors by collecting welfare-related data as part of regular inspection process

Bureau Veritas completes new study on ammonia as fuel

(Jun 27 2022)

Bureau Veritas in collaboration with TotalEnergies. carried out a study aiming at de-risking the use of ammonia as a marine fuel, with a specific focus on leak mitigation and treatment. Ammonia is one of the main zero-carbon fuel options currently...

BV delivers "CLEANSHIP SUPER" notation to Aframax tanker “Green Admire”

(Jun 27 2022)

The ‘Green Admire” is the first oil tanker in a series of 4 vessels to receive the Bureau Veritas pollution prevention notation “CLEANSHIP SUPER”. The Aframax tanker includes a number of innovations aimed at limiting air and sea pollution and has bee...

Hempel launches new fast-drying CUI coating

(Jun 27 2022)

Leading coatings supplier Hempel today launched Hempaprime CUI 275, a new coating to combat corrosion under insulation. With extremely short overcoating intervals and a wide temperature resistance, Hempaprime CUI 275 is designed to increase productiv...

A tanker with sanctioned Russian oil is in the Georgian port

(Jun 27 2022)

A tanker loaded with Russian oil products arrived at the port of Batumi. The ship’s maintenance agency confirms that the tanker is carrying vacuum gas oil, but does not know where it was produced.

Germany's LNG terminals completion could be delayed, sector lobby says

(Jun 27 2022)

Construction has not started yet on liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals in Germany.

Poten's Weekly Opinion: VLCCs at a Crossroad

(Jun 24 2022)

Will changing crude oil trade flows help or hurt VLCCs?


June July 2022

SIRE 2.0 - OCIMF and Columbia Ship Management perspective; seafarer mental health; EU ETS costs; 33 years after Exxon Valdez; resolving BWTS problems