Monday, December 21, 2020
Accidents

Retrofitted BW Gemini Involved in Minor Collision in Panama

BW LPG’s newly retrofitted Very Large Gas Carrier BW Gemini has been involved in a minor collision while in Cristóbal, Panama, BW LPG has informed. The company reports that the...

December 21, 2020
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Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Maritime News

World’s First LPG-Fueled Very Large Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

The world’s first liquefied petroleum gas-powered Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) has successful complete sea trials and is readying for its return to service. The ‘BW Gemini’, built in 2015,...

November 4, 2020
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Monday, July 9, 2018
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Maritime News

BW LPG Increases Takeover Offer for Rival Dorian LPG

The raised offer comes after Dorian LPG’s Board declined BW LPG’s initial unsolicited offer on May 29, saying the offer undervalued Dorian’s fleet of “substantially younger, more fuel-efficient ships as...

July 9, 2018
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Maritime News

BW LPG Makes $1.1 Billion Offer to Buy Dorian LPG

OSLO, May 29 (Reuters) – The world’s largest liquid petroleum gas (LPG) shipper, Norway’s BW LPG, is offering to buy competitor Dorian LPG in a $1.1 billion all-stock deal in...

May 29, 2018
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Wednesday, December 9, 2015
News

BW LPG Joins Battle for Rival Aurora LPG

OSLO, Dec 9 (Reuters) – BW LPG, the world’s biggest liquid petroleum gas (LPG) shipper, has bought 12.1 percent of smaller rival Aurora LPG, potentially disrupting a hostile bid from...

December 9, 2015
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Friday, April 10, 2015
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Maritime News

BW LPG Orders New Gas Carriers

BW LPG Limited announced today new shipbuilding contracts have been signed with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) for four Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs). These newbuild slots had already...

April 10, 2015
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Finance

BW LPG Gains Financing for 7-Ship Newbuild Program

BW LPG Ltd announced today that its seven-ship new construction program of very large gas carriers (VLGCs) has gained USD $400 million in debt financing. The financing was gained via the Export-Import Bank of...

February 17, 2015
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Monday, January 20, 2014
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Maritime News

BW Adds Options to Build More Large Gas Carriers

BW LPG confirmed today that they have negotiated a plan with Hyundai Heavy Industries to move the construction timeline 10 months to the left on their pair of two Very...

January 20, 2014
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
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Finance

BW LPG to be Listed on the Oslo Bors

BW LPG Limited, the world’s largest owner and operator of very large gas carriers (VLGCs) will be listed on the Oslo Bors on Thursday, 21 November with the ticker BWLPG.  The...

November 20, 2013
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