August 2018




Nordic American Tankers took delivery of a
suezmax from Samsung Shipbuilding
   31 Aug


Star Bulk Carriers acquires up to seven bulk
carriers from E.R. Capital Holding
    30 Aug


MAN PrimeServ to convert two ro-pax ferries
of Baleària Eurolineas to dual-fuel operation



GTT receives an order from Samsung for the
tank design of a new LNG carrier
    30 Aug


Dynagas LNG announces early delivery of
LNG carrier and extension of charter
   28 Aug


Euronav sold a 1998-built suezmax for $10.6m



Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2007-built capesize at $20,050 / day
    23 Aug


GasLog announces new charters with Cheniere
and newbuilding orders at Samsung
    22 Aug


AET and Shell sign DPST contract
   21 Aug


A 2006-built VLCC joins Navig8 pool
   21 Aug


Samsung won a newbuilding contract for two
LNG carriers from Celsius Tankers
    20 Aug


Safe Bulkers acquired a 2009-built capesize



Diana Shipping announces time charters



Danaos Corporation announces closing of
comprehensive debt refinancing
    13 Aug


Diana Containerships announces T/C for a
2005-built 5,042 teu ship at $11,950 / day



Jera signs LNG S&P MoA with Adnoc LNG



Naming ceremony for JERA's new LNG carrier



Navig8 Product 2020 takes delivery of its first
110,600 dwt scrubber-fitted tanker
    8 Aug


GE Shipping buys a 2006-built VLGC
   7 Aug


Scorpio Bulkers announces a $184 mil. loan



Star Bulk Carriers acquired 16 bulk carriers
from Augustea & York Capital Management



MOL:  Auto berthing, un-berthing and auto
collision avoidance demonstration project



Sovcomflot's icebreaking LNG carrier transits
northern sea route in record time for July



MOL's new LNG ship goes into service
  1 Aug


Navios Maritime Containers acquires a 2009-
built, 4,563 teu ship for $13.9 million
   1 Aug


GoodBulk announces fleet update
    1 Aug












Blue Star Ferries:  Διαμόρφωση δρομολογίων



Minoan Lines:  Τροποποιήσεις δρομολογίων



BW LPG announces world's first retrofitting of
four LPG-propelled dual-fuel engines
  31 Aug


Port of Rotterdam is developing five permanent
berths for barges
    31 Aug 2018


Port of Tallinn:  Reconstruction works in Tallinn
old city harbour's Terminal D
    31 Aug


MHI launches new models of small, lightweight,
high-efficiency turbochargers for diesel engines



Radio Holland performs two bridge upgrades



Hellenic Seaways:  Ανεκτέλεστα δρομολόγια
λόγω απεργίας της ΠΝΟ
    29 Αυγ 2018


Aegean Speed Lines: Ανεκτέλεστo δρομολόγιo



Εκδήλωση πυρκαγιάς στο Ε/Γ- Ο/Γ πλοίο
«Ελευθέριος Βενιζέλος»
    29 Αυγ 2018


DNV GL launches cloud shore monitoring
module for navigator port
    29 Aug 2018


Mitsubishi and MHPS in agreement with CHI
Dalian on manufacturing SOx scrubbers



Oldendorff:  Transhipment project in Vietnam



Teekay LNG Partners completes bond offering



Navios Maritime Acquisition reports results



Conrad Industries announces delivery of North
America’s first LNG bunker barge
    22 Aug


World’s most eco-friendly bulk carrier delivered
to ESL Shipping
    22 Aug 2018


NYK to examine business to reduce steel
corrosion on ships
    22 Aug 2018


CMA CGM:   Chinese ports - Weather situation
and operational impact
    21 Aug 2018


Maersk and Vopak to launch 0,5% sulphur fuel
bunkering facility in Rotterdam
    21 Aug


Kongsberg wins contracts for 9 hybrid ro-ros



Hapag-Lloyd ordered 11,100 reefer containers



VT Halter Marine launches a new ferry
  13 Aug


Kalmar to supply three RMGs to DCT Gdansk



HHLA Container Terminal Burchardkai orders
electric and hybrid straddle carriers to Kalmar



Genco Shipping announces financial results



DP World acquires 100% of Unifeeder
   7 Aug


Thun Tankers strengthens fleet and increases
partnership with Wisby Tankers
    6 Aug


NYK installed fuel-saving device on 500 ships


NYK in discussions for LNG bunkering in
Setouchi and Kyushu areas of western Japan


NYK conducts drill on LNG carrier     3 Aug