Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) has booked two new suezmax tankers on the back of a long term time charter deal.

LNG carrier newbuilding prices are expected to rise on the back of the merger of Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), according to GasLog ceo Paul Wogan.

Integrated compressed natural gas (CNG) solutions provider Global Energy Ventures (GEV) has unveiled a plan to build four CNG ships, following the completion of a share sale that raised AUD$4.7m ($3.3m).

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC), has inked newbuilding contracts for 36 newbuildngs worth a total contracts value of over RMB10bn ($1.48bn) and financed by its Hong Kong leasing arm.

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) is eying an ambitious fleet expansion plan after it ordered two eco-friendly newbuild VLCC at South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME).

GasLog has approached Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the construction of two more LNG carriers, after it exercised its option for two new charter agreements with Cheniere Energy.

Chinese shipyard Taizhou Kouan Shipbuilding has signed newbuilding contracts with Shanghai Ganglu Shipping to construct two 56,000-dwt dry bulk carriers.

Sweden’s Donsotank has ordered two LNG-fuelled oil products and chemical tankers at China’s Wuhu Shipyard.

Sinotrans & CSC Nanjing Tanker orders two 49,700dwt crude oil tankers plus four option at Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI).

Cosco Shipping Energy Transportation announced has organisation restructuring plan with newly named departments for VLCCs and tanker operations.

Page 1 of 67