Great Eastern Shipping Orders Trio from Yangzijiang Shipbuilding

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India's largest non-state owned shipping firm, Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd, announced plans today to expand their dry bulk fleet with an order to build three Kamsarmax dry bulk carriers. The order was place with China's Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Group and includes three 82,000 dwt "eco designed" bulkers. Great Eastern Shipping notes deliveries of the vessels … [Read more...]

Great Eastern Takes Delivery of MR Tanker

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd. (G E Shipping) took delivery of a 2005 built Medium Range (MR) product tanker “Jag Pranav” (about 51,300 dwt). With the induction of “Jag Pranav”, the Company’s fleet stands at 30 vessels, comprising 22 tankers (8 crude carriers, 13 product tankers, 1 LPG carrier) and 8 dry bulk carriers (1 Capesize, 3 … [Read more...]

Great Eastern Shipping Buys VLGC

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) has signed contract to buy a Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) of about 49,300 dwt (73,800 cbm). The 1994-built vessel is expected to join their fleet during the first half of FY 2015. G E Shipping's current fleet stands at 28 vessels, comprising 20 tankers (8 crude carriers, 11 product carriers, 1 LPG carrier) and 8 dry … [Read more...]

Great Eastern Shipping Takes Delivery of the Jag Vidhi Gas Carrier

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The Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd. took delivery of a 1990 built Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) “Jag Vidhi” [about 49,700 dwt (75,000 cbm)]. With the induction of “Jag Vidhi”, Great Eastern's fleet stands at 33 vessels, comprising 23 tankers (9 crude carriers, 13 product tankers, 1 LPG carrier) and 10 dry bulk carriers (1 Capesize, 3 Kamsarmax, 1 … [Read more...]

Colombo Dockyard Delivers Support Vessel to Greatship Global Offshore

Greatship Global Offshore Services Pte. Ltd. (GGOS), a subsidiary of India's Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd, has taken delivery of a Platform/ROV Support Vessel, Greatship Roopa, from Colombo Dockyard Plc, Sri Lanka. Greatship Roopa is a DP2 vessel, capable of supporting offshore exploration and production and has been built complying with the SPS Code 2008. With the … [Read more...]

Great Eastern Shipping Adds a Very Large Gas Carrier to their Fleet

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India's Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited has signed a contract today to buy a Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) of about 49,700 dwt (75,000 cbm). The 1990-built vessel is expected to join their fleet during Q2 FY2013. Great Eastern's current fleet stands at 32 vessels, comprising 22 tankers (9 crude carriers, 13 product carriers) and 10 dry bulk carriers (1 Capesize, 3 … [Read more...]

Great Eastern Shipping Sells 21 Year Old LPG Carrier

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India's Great Eastern Shipping Co Ltd. has signed a contract to sell “Jag Viraj”, a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) carrier. The 1991-built vessel of about 17,500 dwt will be delivered to the buyers in H1 FY2013. Great Eastern Shipping's current fleet stands at 33 vessels, comprising 23 tankers (9 crude carriers, 13 product carriers, 1 LPG carrier) and 10 dry bulk … [Read more...]