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Amer Shipping contracts bulker newbuilds at Concordia Damen

Splash24/7 30 Jan 2023
Active mainly in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland, Amer Shipping operates a fleet of 57 vessels, including owned tankers, bulkers and container vessels as well as associated ships ... “We have been working on making our daily operations more sustainable for some time now.

Environmentalists Push for New Measures to Tackle Underwater Noise

The Maritime Executive 30 Jan 2023
The study shows that the largest contributors are containerships, bulkers and tankers, which emit 75 percent of the noise ... For bulk carriers, gas tankers and vehicle carriers, the research shows that over 90 percent operate with speeds above their estimated cavitation inception speed, which leads to large underwater noise emissions.

Pay-as-you-go RAF training jets could cut costs for MOD

The Daily Telegraph 30 Jan 2023
In 2008, AirTanker signed a £13bn, 27-year contract with the Ministry of Defence to deliver and maintain 14 tanker transport aircraft, which operate as Voyager while in RAF service ... .

Upstart Indian shipper helps get Russian oil to market

Live Mint 29 Jan 2023
Ships carrying Russian oil were on average six years older.Some mainstream tanker operators are making use of the price cap.

From Paper to Pixels: Embracing the Digital Logbook Revolution

The Maritime Executive 27 Jan 2023
For a business like Stolt Tankers, that is key.” ... Dominé acknowledges that Stolt Tankers has emerged as “early adopters” but believes that, even though there’s no current mandate, other forward-thinking shipowners and operators will inevitably follow suit… and soon.

Wasa starts survey of tube-wells

The News International 27 Jan 2023
He said that all officers concerned should keep the heavy machinery, including dump trucks, suckers, jitters, tankers and etc fully functional. DMD Operation Abdul Karim, Director Abdul Latif Sohail Sindhu, Hafiz Raheel Ashraf, Riaz William participated in the meeting. World Customs Day observed ... Comments. Comment. .

French MR Tanker to be Retrofitted with Rotor Sails

The Maritime Executive 26 Jan 2023
The 600-foot tanker has a cargo capacity of over 53,000 cubic meters ... Since then the technology has been installed on a Maersk tanker, North Sea passenger ferries, a Chinese bulker operating for Vale, and North Sea Ro-Ros while also being studied for various near-term applications on a variety of ships.

Greece-flagged vessel chartered to load Venezuelan crude oil

Ekathimerini 26 Jan 2023
A Greece-flagged vessel is among two tankers chartered by Chevron Corp to load Venezuelan heavy crude at the South American country and should depart in coming days for the United States, according to shipping documents and sources ... and expand operations in the sanctioned country.

Norsepower signs agreement with Socatra to install two Rotor SailsTM on MR Tanker

Tanker Operator 26 Jan 2023
Helsinki, Finland – Wednesday, 25th January 2023. Norsepower Oy Ltd., the leading global provider of auxiliary wind propulsion systems, today signed a contract with Socatra, the leading French ship owner and operator, for the retrofit installation of two Norsepower Rotor SailsTM on the Medium Range (MR) tanker Alcyone.

Hunter says ‘stay tuned’ for next move as it reveals final profit from VLCC fleet

Tradewinds 26 Jan 2023
... move after revealing its final profit from operating VLCCs.

Tristar Group: A partner of choice for top international oil companies

Gulf News 26 Jan 2023
Tristar’s shipping business owns and/or operates more than 30 chemical, oil and gas tankers and bulk carriers that trade globally, mostly with oil majors. These include an LNG carrier and six new build 25,000 MT DWT, IMO Type 2 Oil and chemical tankers ... Operations of a wide network of retail fuel stations in East Africa.

UK climate minister received donations from fuel and aviation companies

The Observer 26 Jan 2023
Among JR Rix & Sons’ group of companies is Rix Petroleum, as well as Rix Heating, which specialises in the supply and maintenance of oil tanks and boilers; Rix Shipping, which operates a fleet of oil tankers; and Maritime Bunkering, one of the largest suppliers of marine fuels on the Humber estuary ... A spokesperson for JR Rix & Sons said ... .

Advanced Polymer Coatings lands multiple Turkish tanker deals

Tanker Operator 25 Jan 2023
Advanced Polymer Coatings has sealed a raft of new contracts to apply its MarineLINE tank coating system to newbuild tankers as well as recoating projects ... Its parent company operates a fleet of regional and coastal tankers and APC has a long-standing relationship with the family-owned business having previously coated six of its tankers.

Guyana: Satellites will spot oil spills, not on-ship experts

The Associated Press 25 Jan 2023
was finally gearing up its operation to transfer oil from the FSO Safer tanker, the cost of buying a very large crude oil carrier is now about 50% more than what was budgeted in the original U.N ... “All of the technical expertise is in place to undertake the procurement for the complex operation,” he said.

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