Five vessels were attacked by pirates in the Eastbound lane of the Singapore Strait on 20 and 23 December with the crew on one assaulted, and tied on up on two, adding to a string of incidents in the busy shipping lane.
Total Marine Fuels Gas Solutions (TMFGS) and Pavilion Energy Singapore have inked a 10-year agreement to develop LNG bunkering the Port of Singapore.
China Merchants Nanjing Tanker inked a contract with Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry for the construction of two 24,000 dwt crude oil tankers.
Greece’s Public Gas Corp (DEPA) plans to build up to six LNG bunker vessels (LNGBV) and has called on shipbuilders to submit technical and commercial bids for the newbuildings to operate in the East Mediterranean.
A Chinese-led consortium is to build Cyprus’ the east Mediterranean island nation's first natural gas import terminal that officials said will help the country generate cleaner and cheaper energy.
China’s Wison Offshore & Marine has announced the official commencement of the Arctic LNG 2 Project at its Zhoushan yard.
Martin Ackermann is stepping down as ceo of BW LPG after five years at the helm of the shipowner.
Wison Offshore & Marine and GTT have signed a technical assistance and license agreement for membrane solutions covering a range of LNG units.
Nineteen seafarers are reported to have been kidnapped from the VLCC Nave Constellation 100 nm south of Bonny Island, Nigeria.