Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), originally envisaged as a collision avoidance tool, have come a long way since their inception in the early 2000’s. Now, AIS is highlighted in the latest set of guidance on US sanctions- aimed squarely at...
China Merchants Energy Shipping has inked a shipbuilding contract with CSSC Dalian Shipbuilding Industry (DSIC) for the construction of two 307,000 dwt very large crude carriers (VLCC).
Marine travel experts ATPI Marine & Energy are teaming up with the International Maritime Employers’ Council (IMEC) on crew changes and joint charter flights.
Huangzeshan oil transfer terminal in Zhejiang province has officially opened for international trade.
In recent years, the US has joined the league of major LNG exporters, however, since March this year a boom in export cargoes has started to come off and could decline further in coming months.
As crude oil prices regained their footing in late April in the week prior to a Poten & Partners webinar tanker hires plunged.
An unconfirmed number of workers are reported to be missing after fire broke out onboard an aframax tanker Jag Leela docked in Waruna Shipyard in Belawan.
Since March LNG players have postponed Final Investment Decisions (FID) on at least 74m tonnes of liquefaction projects beyond 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Poten & Partners.
There is an old joke among industry insiders that goes something like: “When your local barber starts asking you about which tanker stock to buy, you know that the easy money has already been made.”
Classification Society DNV GL has inked a Memorandum of Understand (MoU) with Alpha Ori Technologies (AOT) to pilot the use of digital technologies.