Mitsui E&S and Tsuneishi work on further driving consolidation in sectorThe key terms and conditions of a business tie-up between Japanese shipbuilders Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding Co and Tsuneishi Shipbuilding have been agreed upon, further driving consolidation in the sector.
Dubai-based Global Feeder Shipping adds another boxship to its fleetGlobal Feeder Shipping (GFS), based in Dubai, has added to its fleet with the purchase of the 3,450 teu boxship Uni Florida from Uni Asia, based in Hong Kong.
Norwegian owner Belships adds another new ultramax bulker to its fleetBelships, a Norwegian company, has signed a letter of intent to purchase a new ultramax bulker.
Daewoo Shipbuilding stops its operations in Okpo due to COVID-19 outbreakDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), a South Korean shipbuilder, has halted production at its facilities in Okpo, Geoje, due to an outbreak of Covid-19 infections among its employees.
South Koreaâ€™s largest shipbuilding group Hyundai unveils CO2 shipping solutionsHyundai, South Korea's largest shipbuilding company, is developing carbon dioxide shipping solutions.
Global mining group Anglo American orders dual-fuel capesize pairAnglo American, the world's largest mining company, has placed an order for the construction of two LNG dual-fuel capesize bulk carriers at Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding.
Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping sells another panamaxDiana Shipping, a Greek dry bulk company, has announced the sale of the panamax bulker Naias, launched in 2006, for $11.25 million.
China Merchants Jinling Shipyard receives two newbuilding contractsChina Merchants Jinling Shipyard has been awarded two newbuilding contracts by domestic shipowners.
Daewoo Shipbuilding receives order for eco-friendly ultra-large LPG carriersDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) of South Korea has won a contract to build three environmentally friendly ultra-large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers.
Longship Group orders two 6,080 dwt multipurpose vesselsLongship Group BV, a Dutch shortsea carrier, has placed an order with local shipyard Bijlsma Shipyard, part of the VEKA Shipbuilding Group, for two 6,080 dwt multipurpose vessels.
Shell inks agreements to charter ten new crude tankersShell, based in the Hague, has signed agreements to charter ten new crude tankers operated by dual-fuel LNG engines.
DNV awards approval in principle to Hyundai Mipo for its new container shipsDNV (formerly DNV GL), a Norwegian classification society, has given Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) approval in principle (AiP) for a new design of intra-European 1,900 TEU feeder container ships.
Petredec Holdings works on options for three dual fuel LPG carriersPetredec Holdings, an LPG shipping and trading company, has exercised its option to construct three additional 93,000 cu m LPG carriers with dual fuel LPG propulsion at China's Jiangnan Shipyard.