Joint venture between Karpowership and Mitsui OSK Lines starts sea trialsKARMOL, a joint venture between Karpowership and Mitsui OSK Lines, has announced that its first floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) will begin sea trials off the coast of Singapore before being deployed to Senegal.
Grimaldi receives its 4th giant hybrid Ro-Ro shipThe Grimaldi Group has received Eco Savona, the fourth of twelve ultra-modern hybrid Ro-Ro units ordered from the Jinling shipyard, as part of the Grimaldi Green 5th Generation (GG5G) series.
Samsung receives order for five LNG-powered container shipsSamsung Heavy Industries has secured a new order for five more ships from an unidentified Asian customer, cementing its place as the world's leading builder of environmentally friendly vessels fuelled by liquefied natural gas.
Greece’s Evalend Shipping orders two more LPG carriers at Hyundai MipoAt Hyundai Mipo, Greece's Evalend Shipping has announced options for two midsize LPG carriers.
South Korean shipbuilders unveils new ordersDespite the fact that several shipyards around the world have been facing order stagnation as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, the situation appears to be different for South Korean shipbuilders, who recently received another round of containership orders
Kari Wilkinson becomes president of Ingalls ShipbuildingHuntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced that Kari Wilkinson has been named executive vice president and president of HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division by the company's board of directors.
Eastern Pacific Shipping works on future fuelsEastern Pacific Shipping, one of the world's largest shipowners with 168 vessels in its fleet, has spoken out on the potential fuels debate, stating that ammonia and methanol are preferred.
FPSO operator SBM Offshore to receive FPSO hull from Waigaoqiao ShipbuildingSBM Offshore, an FPSO operator, has signed a contract with Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding to build an FPSO hull.
Volga Shipping starts river navigation season in the South of RussiaIn February 26, Volga Shipping Company ships began the navigation season of 2021.
Diana Shipping inks time charter contract with Tongli ShippingFor the 2013-built panamax bulker Ismene, Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has signed a time charter contract with Singapore-based Tongli Shipping.
Rauma Shipyard shuts down production after 239 workers tested positive for COVID-19After 239 employees tested positive for coronavirus, Finland-based shipbuilder Rauma Marine Constructions shut down production.
Semiramis Paliou becomes new CEO of Diana ShippingSemiramis Paliou has been named as the Chief Executive Officer of Diana Shipping, the Nasdaq-listed bulker owner, to replace her father, Simeon Palios, who retains his position as chairman.
Wakashio master admits that he had been drinkingThis week, senior employees, including the chief engineer and the master of the notorious newcastlemax Wakashio answered questions at the Mauritius court.