Latest News for: Tanker vessels


James Fisher’s Second Dual-Fuel Vessel Enters Service

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
Lady Maria Fisher is the second 6,000dwt chemical tanker that incorporates LNG dual fuel propulsion technology to join the fleet The vessel is capable of ... She and her sister vessel will replace two of James Fisher’s existing tankers and will be able to carry more cargo.

Limited impact of Indian ‘ban’ on old vessel port calls

Tradewinds 03 Feb 2023
A mooted ban on tankers aged more than 25 years from calling into Indian ...

Sharpening Poseidon’s razor

Splash24/7 03 Feb 2023
What, they asked, if we made it harder and the data is refined? To explore this, four generic vessel types – bulkers, tankers, containers and other (ro-ro, offshore, etc) were number crunched ... What about more specific vessel types? So Idwal looked at SR tankers, mini-bulk carriers, and supramax bulk carriers.

Video: Japanese Cargo Ship Capsizes and Sinks After Collision

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
Two Japanese cargo ships collided while traveling through the Kurushima Strait in the Seto Inland Sea on the night of February 2 with one of the vessels capsizing and later sinking. Three of the vessel’s crew were located, while the search was ongoing for the vessel’s captain and first officer, who were both reported missing.

Türkiye to demand insurance for Russian diesel tankers

Russia Today 03 Feb 2023
Ankara already requires similar guarantees for vessels carrying crude oil ... The measure swiftly caused setbacks when dozens of tankers carrying crude were held up in the Bosphorus and Dardanelles straits – the main waterways linking the Black Sea with the Mediterranean.

Klaveness Cuts More Carbon From its Low-Emission Combination Carriers

The Maritime Executive 02 Feb 2023
Klaveness Combination Carriers (KCC) the Torvald Klaveness division specializing in unique bulker-tanker vessels, has agreed to expand the use of a crew-operated hull cleaning system aboard the vessels in its fleet ... Stolt Tankers is also trialing the system on half a dozen vessels.

Fore River Bridge opening Thursday, Friday

The Patriot Ledger 02 Feb 2023
The Fore River Bridge is scheduled to open at 8.45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 and 10.30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3 to allow tankers to pass ... The bridge also makes unannounced openings for outbound tankers, barges and other vessels ... .

Euronav’s Results Propelled by Improved Tanker Marker Conditions

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 02 Feb 2023
“Constrained vessel supply conditions within all segments of the large ...

Traffic not disrupted in Suez Canal after tanker breaks down: SCA

Egypt Today 01 Feb 2023
In a Tweet, the canal’s services provider Leth Agencies stressed that traffic has not been interrupted in the canal after the tanker broke down in Litter Bitter Lake, adding that vessels can pass in both directions. A vessel has grounded in the Suez Canal, however this one is not causing traffic interruption, for now.

2023 tipped to be a top year for owners seeking to finance their fleets

Splash24/7 01 Feb 2023
The increased competition that resulted, caused leverage to rise and margins to shrink across all vessel types, and is now most clearly seen in dry and tanker financings, according to oceanis, as banks attempt to rebalance their portfolios away from container vessels.

Amer Shipping orders two dry cargo vessels from Concordia Damen

Dry Bulk 01 Feb 2023
Inland shipping construction yard Concordia Damen is set to deliver two ‘CDS Dry Cargo 110’ vessels to Amer Shipping ... Amer Shipping already has a fleet of 57 vessels, including. owned tankers, dry cargo and container vessels, as well as associated ships.

Bahri posts 441% jump in full year profits on tanker market surge

Seatrade Maritime News 01 Feb 2023
Company performance reflects strong demand for Saudi crude in China and elsewhere in Asia, and the fact that Bahri now has 95 vessel in the fleet, with more on order ... Bahri today operates 40 very large crude carriers (VLCCs), 40 chemical and product tankers, six multipurpose vessels and nine dry bulk carriers.

Hyundai Books $2B Order for 12 Methanol Boxships Linked to CMA CGM

The Maritime Executive 01 Feb 2023
The order is said to be vessels with a capacity of 13,000 TEU with the deliveries completed by the end of 2026 ... vessels ... To date, methanol is primarily being used to fuel chemical tankers, although the first applications for tugs and other smaller vessels have also begun.

Standardised Noon Report data format launched

Splash24/7 01 Feb 2023
Working from a standardised list created by the Smart Maritime Council in collaboration with Stolt Tankers, the project saw Noon Report data from individual vessels operated by each of the three shipmanagers mapped to the central standard and then exported as XML data files in the same common format.

Project Produces Hydrogen Carrier Capable of Being Shipped on Tankers

The Maritime Executive 01 Feb 2023
... an inert carrier that is stable and easy to ship using conventional tankers and ship the product to Japan to fuel hydrogen fuel cell applications ... Eneos has a fleet of 12 crude tankers, 14 product tankers, and 13 LPG carriers including newly built vessels from Japan Marine United.

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