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Boskalis buys ALP Maritime Services 21 Feb 24, 03:23 PM

Dutch-based Boskalis has acquired Altera Infrastructure’s anchor-handling and towage unit, ALP Maritime Services. The deal, approved by the Brazilian Administrative... Read more>>
Liner bosses discuss potential for nuclear 19 Feb 24, 11:08 AM

The heads of two of the world’s largest containerlines have discussed how they see the role of nuclear power in the years ahead. Speaking yesterday at a press conference hosted by... Read more>>
Orix in $2bn deal for Osaka shipowner 16 Feb 24, 03:34 PM

Japanese financial services company Orix Corporation has bought Osaka’s largest shipowner, Santoku Senpaku, in a deal valued at $2bn. The deal, expected to go through by the end... Read more>>
Vitol orders hybrid 15 Feb 24, 06:34 PM

Vitol orders hybrid tanker double for Singapore bunkering unit. CEO says new eco-ships will use lithium ion batteries from the second half of 2025... Read more>>
Eidesvik secures PSV extension 8 Feb 24, 03:55 PM

Norwegian offshore vessel owner Eidesvik has won an extension for the platform supply vessel (PSV) Viking Lady from Aker BP. The contract extension runs from February 2025 in... Read more>>
Stolt-Nielsen bolsters position in rival 7 Feb 24, 03:09 PM

Chemical tanker giant Stolt-Nielsen has increased its stake in Norwegian competitor Odfjell, cementing itself as the company’s second-largest shareholder. The... Read more>>
MSC spends another $200m 5 Feb 24, 02:32 PM

MSC spends over $200m on three more secondhand containerships. The liner giant also opening two shuttle services to help with booming demand in the transpacific region... Read more>>
George Soros invests in shipping 31 Jan 24, 11:53 AM

George Soros and Michael Burry build stakes in shipping companies. Investors have bought shares in shipowners Scorpio Tankers, Golden Ocean and Eagle Bulk and sold bonds... Read more>>


Opinion & Comment

China to capitalise on Shanghai

China’s Bank of Communications sets up first ship leasing vehicle in Shanghai’s free trade... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:23 PM
CMA CGM in Partnership with CSAV

CMA CGM announces the upgrading of its Victory Bridge service linking North Europe to US South... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:23 PM
New Research Partnership

VeriTainer Corporation is a venture-backed leader in crane-based radiation detection... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:22 PM
Oil Spill in Gulf

LEGISLATIVE fallout from the Gulf of Mexico spill will have profound implications for tankers... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:22 PM
OSG expands fleet portfolio

There is some transhipment along the east coast of South America, but it is peanuts compared... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:22 PM
Tideworks integrates crane telemetry

While shipping lines are prompting governments to push ahead with plans for new capacity in... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:21 PM

Air Cargo - At The Heart of The Oil and Gas Industry
It is a scenario well known to oil and gas corporations across the globe: a big and vital piece of... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:21 PM
Offshore Wind Power - New Dimensions in Electricity Generation
While European onshore wind farms are enjoying considerable success since becoming a proven... Read more>>

19 Feb 21, 06:20 PM