November 2018




Seanergy Maritime reports financial results



DNV GL: World’s 1st intelligent VLOC delivered



Vitol and Petronas in LNG S&P agreement



Navios Maritime Holdings announces intention
for a 1-for-10 reverse stock split
    29 Nov


Capital Product Partners to spin off its tanker
business and merge it with DSS Holdings



Stena Line’s three Irish Sea ships are under
construction at the AVIC Weihai Shipyard



MSC Cruises names new ship
    27 Nov 2018


Yamal LNG project ice-breaking LNG carrier
completes first ship-to-ship transfer operation



Norden purchased two 2009-built tankers



OSG announces financial of $27.5 m.
  27 Nov


Scorpio Bulkers announces time charter-out
of a 2017-built ultramax at $15,250 / day



Hanjin Shipyard delivered two 114K crude oil
tankers to Eastern Pacific Shipping
    23 Nov


Equinor and GPS in agreement for an LPG
terminal in Port Klang in Malaysia
    23 Nov


Nordic American Tankers sold two 1999-built
suezmax tankers for $10 mil. each
    22 Nov


YPF awards Exmar a long-term contract to
produce & export the first LNG from Argentina



Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2010-built post-panamax at $11,500 / day



K-Line took delivery of a new VLGC
    21 Nov


Eagle Bulk to purchase 15 more scrubbers



Ardmore Shipping announces decision not to
pursue public offering
    20 Nov 2018


MSC enhances Asia-Latin America network
through new vessel-sharing agreement



Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2006-built capesize with Berge Bulk Shipping



Costamare acquires York Capital's interest in
five 14,000-teu ships, with long term charters



NYK develops advance water-in-oil alarm to
prevent engine trouble
    17 Nov 2018


ONE took delivery of a new 14,000-teu ship



Hapag-Lloyd and others plan to establish a
container shipping association
   16 Nov 2018


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2004-built panamax at $10,650 / day
  15 Nov


NYK promotes decarbonization through explo-
ratory design of NYK super eco ship 2050



Nordic American Tankers: Substantial increase
of rates for suezmax tankers
    14 Nov 2018


Diana Shipping announces time charter for a
2009-built kamsarmax at $13,300 / day



Wan Hai Lines ordered 20 container ships



Diana Shipping announces sale of a 2001-built
panamax for $7.45 mil. and new time charters



Navios Maritime Acquisition announces a 1:15
reverse stock split
    10 Nov 2018


HH Ferries Group inaugurates world’s largest
battery-powered ferries
    10 Nov 2018


Global Ship Lease announces new charters
between Poseidon Containers and CMA CGM



MOL:  Virtual visits on next-generation VLCC



BAM starts joint venture contract for the new
Rio Tinto terminal in Kitimat, Canada
   9 Nov


Diana Shipping sold a 2001-built panamax
bulk carrier for $7.35 million
    8 Nov 2018


Top Ships announces new time charter with BP



Eagle Bulk Shipping:  Bondholders meeting
approves amendments
    7 Nov 2018


Attempted piracy attack on Stena Bulk vessel,
west of Yemen
    6 Nov 2018


Höegh LNG ship commissioning for FSRU
operations in Tianjin, China
    6 Nov 2018


Fincantieri establishes cruise hub in China



Nigerian Maritime Administration to enforce
0.5% sulphur limit on bunker fuel
    5 Nov


GasLog reports financial results
   2 Nov 2018


Frontline to install additional scrubbers
  2 Nov


ExxonMobil starts new unit at Antwerp refinery
to produce high-value fuels
    2 Nov 2018


Cosco Shipping: New 21,000-teu ship delivered



Seanergy Maritime to install scrubbers on 50%
of its capesize fleet
    1 Nov 2018












Norden conducts first ever test voyage on
CO2 neutral biofuel
    30 Nov 2018


Mercator sold a 1993-built 42,253-dwt tanker



Rapid increase in the timber volume handled
by the Port of Riga
    29 Nov 2018


Chengxi Shipyard launched a 81,600 dwt bulk
carrier for CSSC Leasing
    29 Nov 2018


Chengxi Shipyard: The accommodation block
lifting completed for a 81,200 dwt bulk carrier



Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in auto-
mated shipping with latest successful tests


Mitsui Shipbuilding delivered a bulk carrier

Renewable gas bunkering at Swedegas new
facility at the Port of Gothenburg
    28 Nov


MV Werften: Start of production in new ship-
building hall complex
    28 Nov 2018


Flex LNG reports financial results
    28 Nov


Skangas is being renamed to Gasum
  27 Nov


Diana Shipping reports financial results



Chantiers de l'Atlantique:   The shipyard pre-
assembly area enlarged by 30%
    26 Nov


Gothenburg ro-ro traffic on the increase



Hapag-Lloyd retrofits ten vessels with EGCS



Kalmar inaugurated its new innovation centre
in Ljungby, Sweden
    22 Nov 2018


Wilhelmsen: Speeding up maritime digitalisation



Εκδήλωση πυρκαγιάς σε Φ/Γ σημαίας Τουρκίας



NYK to realize cashless ships
    21 Nov


Hapag-Lloyd unveils its ‘Strategy 2023’



Aegean Marine Petroleum receives court
approval of "First Day" motions
    21 Nov


Golden Ocean Group reports financial results



Viking's lifecraft passes toughest ever test


KCC ordered a new combination carrier


Port of Oakland sees its busiest peak
shipping season ever for imports
    19 Nov

Statement from the UK Chamber of Shipping
on the Brexit deal
    19 Nov 2018

Προσάραξη Φ/Γ πλοίου στη Λευκάδα   17 Nov

Βύθιση ύποπτου σκάφους, νότια της Κρήτης


Klaveness extends contract of affreightment
for shipments of caustic soda
    16 Nov


ZIM reports financial results
    16 Nov 2018

Inmarsat enhances maritime cyber security

Fincantieri awarded contract of over € 200
million by Windstar Cruises
    16 Nov 2018


Pyxis Tankers announces financial results



Danaos Corporation reports financial results


Stolt-Nielsen declares dividend     15 Nov

BIMCO adopts 2020 bunker clauses

Avenir LNG private placement completed

AP Moller - Maersk grows across the business


NWSA approves investments
    14 Nov 2018


MAN Cryo to design and deliver LNG regasifi-
cation terminal
    13 Nov 2018


CMA CGM to revamp its service connecting
Asia with India and Pakistan
    13 Nov 2018


Torm establishes joint venture with Guangzhou
Shipyard and ME Production to manufacture
scrubbers to reduce sulfur emissions
   12 Nov


Total inaugurates project in Angola
    10 Nov


OOCL:  Trans-Pacific trade – service update



OOCL expands New Zealand network
   9 Nov


Wärtsilä's lock entry assist system to prevent
damage to vessels and to waterway locks



TEN declares dividend
    8 Nov 2018


ONE awarded ISO certification by ClassNK



Norden initiates share buy-back programme



Aegean Marine Petroleum files for chapter 11
to implement restructuring with Mercuria Group



ABB and Sintef test fuel cells for propulsion


Fincantieri: Progress in the Chinese projects


SFL:  $400 mil. lease financing for 4 x 14,000
teu container vessels
    6 Nov 2018


Wärtsilä fully integrated scope chosen for
largest LNG fuelled high-speed catamaran



RH Marine studies safe autonomous sailing



Aegean Marine Petroleum announces results
of audit committee investigation and findings of
substantial misappropriation of company assets



APM Terminals Bahrain to raise $32m with IPO


PitPoint.LNG meets all permit requirements for
the construction of Europe’s first shore-to-ship
LNG bunkering station
    3 Nov 2018