Corporate News

31 Jan 2024

Seadrill Gains $100 Million from Drillship Pair Contracts

Seadrill, an offshore drilling contractor, has recently secured two significant contracts totaling approximately $97.5 million for its drillships

Seadrill Gains $100 Million from Drillship Pair Contracts
30 Jan 2024

DDW Offshore Ramps Up AHTS Projects in Australia

DDW Offshore, a Norwegian subsidiary of Akastor, has been awarded a nine-month contract extension for one of its AHTS vessels by Petrofac.

DDW Offshore Ramps Up AHTS Projects in Australia
30 Jan 2024

Panagiotidis: Twin Castor Bulk Carriers Added to Fleet

Castor Maritime, a Cyprus-based shipping company, has recently finalized the sale of two of its panamax bulk carriers from 2010.

Panagiotidis: Twin Castor Bulk Carriers Added to Fleet
30 Jan 2024

IACS Rolls Out 2024 Blue Book for Maritime Professionals

The 2024 edition of the Blue Book has been disclosed by the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).

IACS Rolls Out 2024 Blue Book for Maritime Professionals
29 Jan 2024

Jan De Nul Group to Supply Export Cables for Offshore Wind Farm

The Belgian offshore construction and dredging firm, Jan De Nul Group, has recently disclosed a substantial contract with Ørsted.

Jan De Nul Group to Supply Export Cables for Offshore Wind Farm
29 Jan 2024

Hafnia and Mercuria Unite for Panamax Pool Initiative

Hafnia Panamax Pool, a new joint venture, has been announced by BW Group's product tanker, Hafnia, and the well-known commodity trader, Mercuria.

Hafnia and Mercuria Unite for Panamax Pool Initiative
28 Jan 2024

Vroon Expands Livestock Fleet After Buying Vessel From Tsuneishi

Dutch Shipping company Vroon has majorly strengthened its fleet with acquisition of a livestock carrier from Japan’s Tsuneishi Group.

Vroon Expands Livestock Fleet After Buying Vessel From Tsuneishi
27 Jan 2024

Forensic Psychology Service Launches as Industry-first

A forensic psychology service aimed at supporting investigators in crimes at sea has been launched by Germany’s Mental Health Support Solutions.

Forensic Psychology Service Launches as Industry-first
27 Jan 2024

Barbara Pickering Appointed as President of Chevron Shipping

Barbara Pickering set to become new leader of Chevron Shipping following the retirement of president Mark Ross who has been in the role since 2015

Barbara Pickering Appointed as President of Chevron Shipping
27 Jan 2024

SEACOR Plans Battery Power Conversion for Additional 4 PSVs

SEACOR Marine Holdings has declared its intention to transform four platform supply vessels (PSVs) to utilize hybrid battery power.

SEACOR Plans Battery Power Conversion for Additional 4 PSVs
25 Jan 2024

Economou Expands Influence in OceanPal Holdings

Greek shipping tycoon George Economou has recently increased his shareholding in OceanPal, a dry bulk company with connections to the Palios family

Economou Expands Influence in OceanPal Holdings
25 Jan 2024

ABB Boosts Tech Presence Through Weather Routing Co. Purchase

In the most recent development in shipping data services ABB has acquired the shipping business of DTN, a meteorological forecasting specialist.

ABB Boosts Tech Presence Through Weather Routing Co. Purchase
25 Jan 2024

THE Alliance Members Forge Robust Partnerships

In an attempt to quell speculation about its future, THE Alliance members have issued a statement reassuring that their operations will proceed as usual.

THE Alliance Members Forge Robust Partnerships
24 Jan 2024

Yang Ming and Evergreen in Talks for Multiple Feeder Orders

Alphaliner is reporting that the Yang Ming is looking for approximately 15 feeders, whilst Evergreen is seeking to contract for 6 total ships.

Yang Ming and Evergreen in Talks for Multiple Feeder Orders
24 Jan 2024

Tsakos Expands Fleet with Purchase of Five Viken Tankers

Tsakos has been linked to acquiring five contemporary tankers through an agreement with Viken Shipping, a Norwegian company.

Tsakos Expands Fleet with Purchase of Five Viken Tankers