December 2018




Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2014-built capesize at $17,000 / day
  28 Dec


GasLog announces 2 charters with Cheniere
and places newbuilding orders at Samsung



Exmar's FLNG sets sail to Argentina
    28 Dec


NYK vessel ships first plant condensate from
Ichthys LNG project
    27 Dec 2018

NYK to build its first methanol-fueled chemical
tanker with green loan
    27 Dec 2018


Hantong:  Sea trial of a bulk carrier for Nisshin


Keppel tο build an LNG bunker vessel, upgrade
an FPSO and retrofit 65 scrubbers
    26 Dec


Yang Ming launches two ultra large container
vessels
    24 Dec 2018


Samsung received order for 2 LNG carriers


Samsung received order for an LNG carrier


CMA CGM to deploy its own Intra-Egypt feeder



Russian bulk carrier which ran aground off
Cornwall, is refloated
    21 Dec 2018


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2011-built capesize at $16,000 / day
  21 Dec

Diana Shipping announces extension of tender
offer for shares of common stock
    20 Dec


MSC strengthens east-west network
   20 Dec


VT Halter Marine delivered one of the world’s
first LNG-powered ConRo vessels to Crowley



TMS Cardiff Gas announces 4 long-term time
charters with Shell and newbuilding orders for
additional LNG ships
    20 Dec 2018


SFL:  $270 mil. lease financing for 3 x 10,600
teu container vessels and delivery of a VLCC



Cheniere and Petronas sign 20-year LNG sale
and purchase agreement
    19 Dec 2018


The Alliance unveils service network for 2019



Uniper and MOL agree on FSRU project in
Wilhelmshaven, Germany
    18 Dec 2018


Golar LNG receives LNTP from BP for a FLNG



Sembcorp Marine reprises role as Asia's top
cruise ship repair and upgrade solutions pro-
vider with 10 projects delivered in 2018



Thun names a natural gas-powered tanker



PGNiG:  Another spot delivery of US-sourced
LNG to Świnoujście
    17 Dec 2018


Containerships receives its first LNG-powered
container vessel
    14 Dec 2018


Mitsubishi Shipbuilding holds christening cere-
mony for an LPG carrier for Astomos Energy



GTT notified by HSHI for the tank design of two
new LNG carriers for CMM
    14 Dec 2018


Scorpio Bulkers announces time charter-out
for a 2016-built ultramax at $14,850 / day



Samsung received an LNGC order
    13 Dec


Meyer Werft delivered the world’s first LNG-
powered cruise ship to Aida Cruises
   13 Dec


Navig8 Chemical Tankers announces sale and
leaseback for two product / chemical tankers



New methanol carrier for Proman Shipping



Cosco Shipping Ports and Abu Dhabi Ports
inaugurate CSP Abu Dhabi terminal
   12 Dec


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2013-built panamax at $12,125 / day
  12 Dec


OSG and American Shipping Company jointly
announce extension of tanker charters



NYK concludes long-term charter agreement
for three new LNG carriers with MC
    11 Dec


Global Ship Lease announces new charters



Jinhui sold a 2002-built supramax for $6,9 m.



BW Offshore sold a 1980-built ULCC for $20m



Samsung Heavy Industries received order for
two LNG carriers
    8 Dec 2018


FSL ordered two product tankers
    8 Dec


Port of Tallinn rewards emission-reducing ships
with a discount of up to 8% on tonnage fees



Nordic American Tankers: Adjustment of fleet
and good contracts for suezmaxes
    7 Dec


NYK concludes long-term charter agreement
for two new LNG carriers with Total
    7 Dec


MOL to participate in construction, ownership,
operation of FSRU for project in Indonesia



Höegh LNG took delivery of a new FSRU



Carnival Cruise Line unveils name of its new
XL-class ship to be delivered in 2020
    6 Dec


MAN Cryo:  First supplier to develop a marine,
liquid-hydrogen fuel-gas system
    5 Dec


Maersk sets zero CO2 emission target by 2050



GTT notified by Samsung Heavy Industries for
the tank design of new LNG carrier for Minerva



Norden:  Weekly report on share buy-back



Nasdaq Helsinki welcomes Tallink Grupp



Top Ships announces conclusion of suezmax
financing and additional sources of capital



Scorpio Tankers to purchase exhaust gas
cleaning systems for 52 ships
    3 Dec


Scorpio Bulkers to purchase exhaust gas
cleaning systems for 28 ships
    3 Dec


ONE's vessel rescued sailor in North Atlantic













Ενίσχυση ελέγχων στα πλοία για την τήρηση
της ναυτεργατικής νομοθεσίας
    28 Δεκ 2018


CMA CGM: Asia to Tamatave service update



Suez Canal experienced one of the hardest
passage of an FPSO
    27 Dec 2018


Gazprom reviews prospects of LNG bunkering



Navios Maritime Holdings announces 1:10
reverse stock split
    24 Dec 2018


Προσάραξη φορτηγού πλοίου στο Ναύπλιο



MOL:  Study of advanced navigation support
system utilizing collision avoidance algorithm



ABP Humber signs new trade deal with the
world’s largest container shipping line
  21 Dec


ICBC Leasing, China Merchants join forces on
VLOC project
    21 Dec 2018


Ocean Yield in standstill agreement for 2 AHTS



ONE and PSA launch joint-venture container
terminal in Singapore
    20 Dec 2018


V.F. Tanker merges into Volga Shipping



MOL cooperates in demonstration test of class
survey using drones
    20 Dec 2018


Donsötank ordered 2 tankers to Wuhu Shipyard



Boskalis lowest bidder for Elbe deepening
project in Germany
    19 Dec 2018

Nordic American Tankers:  Christmas greetings
and strong tanker market
    19 Dec


Kalmar to supply six reachstackers to Sitrans


Cargotec will start to repurchase own shares


Hyundai Mipo Dockyard orders to MacGregor
eight hatch cover sets
    18 Dec 2018


DP World plans revolutionary high bay contai-
ner storing system
    17 Dec 2018


Η Attica Group εκδίδει τον 9ο απολογισμό
εταιρικής υπευθυνότητας
    17 Δεκ 2018


SITC:  Naming and delivery of new ship



Kalmar to deliver 41 terminal tractors to SPT
Services in Malaysia
    17 Dec 2018


Navios Maritime Acquisition completes acquisi-
tion of Navios Midstream Partners
    17 Dec


Teekay LNG Partners Declares Distributions



Εντοπισμός και κατάσχεση κάνναβης από το
Λ.Σ. εκτιμώμενης αξίας άνω των €100.000.000



APM Terminals sets operational record in LA


Greek Shipowners applaud the decision of the
UN IMO MSC 100 to develop further measures
to deal with the safety implications associated
with the 2020 compliant marine fuels and their
respective challenges
    14 Dec


Panama Canal:  Agreement with Port of Itaqui


Nordic American Offshore entered into a
share purchase agreement
    13 Dec 2018


CMA CGM receives environment award



Navios Maritime Acquisition and Navios Maritime
Midstream Partners announce election results



Safe and sustainable ship recycling project in
Bangladesh - second phase launched
  11 Dec


Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative launches
new platform to drive responsible ship recycling


Πρόσκρουση Ε/Γ-Ο/Γ πλοίου στο Πέραμα


MOL LNG carrier rescued castaway
    10 Dec


Trafigura announces financial results
  10 Dec

Attica Group:  Έκτακτη γενική συνέλευση

Attica Group:  Ανακοίνωση     8 Δεκ 2018

Hellenic Seaways: Τροποποίηση δρομ/γίων

Έκτακτα δελτία θυελλωδών ανέμων     8 Δεκ

Προσάραξη Ρ/Κ στην Κρήτη     8 Δεκ 2018


Το Υπουργείο Ναυτιλίας προωθεί διαδικασίες
μίσθωσης νέων κτιρίων
    7 Dec 2018


Chinese and Panamanian Presidents visited
the new Panamax Locks
    7 Dec 2018

Sea Europe and ECSA are pleased with EU’s
actions on trade-distortive South Korean
measures in shipping and shipbuilding


Visions of the future as Maritime Safety
Committee celebrates 100th session
  7 Dec

Blue Star Ferries: Τροποποίηση δρομολογίων

Fincantieri launched a new cruise ship for
Carnival Cruise Line
    7 Dec 2018

The Union of Greek Shipowners joins the
Arctic Economic Council
    6 Dec 2018

Η ΕΕΕ αποκτά ιδιότητα μέλους στο Οικονομικό
Συμβούλιο της Αρκτικής
    6 Δεκ 2018

Blue Star Ferries: Τροποποίηση δρομολογίου

Hellenic Seaways: Τροποποίηση δρομολογίου


Samskip secures supply chain against Brexit



ECSA: On course towards administrative
simplification for shipping
    6 Dec 2018


Wärtsilä introduces a lifeboat for buildings



HHLA and Hyperloop establish joint venture for
transporting containers at high speed through
a tube to and from the Port of Hamburg



CMA CGM and Freightos sign agreement
advancing digitization in the shipping industry



Παρουσίαση ηλεκτρονικού μητρώου πλοίων



Volga Shipping closed navigation season



RH Marine optimises vessel’s power plant
operational costs
    5 Dec 2018


Central Gulf Lines moves two armored
brigades across the Pacific
    4 Dec


DHT Holdings:  Letter to shareholders
   3 Dec


NYK Launches ship-management platform


NYK:  Fuel-saving device receives award


Damen, Adriatic Marinas and the Montenegrin
government to redevelop Bijela shipyard



Rolls-Royce receives approval-in-principle for
hybrid tug propulsion system
    1 Dec 2018


ONE celebrates the arrival of largest container
vessel in Laem Chabang, Thailand
    1 Dec