Friday, June 2, 2023

Russian Port Set to Suspend LPG Exports Over Drone Danger

MOSCOW, June 2 (Reuters) – Russia’s Black Sea port of Taman is poised to suspend exports of highly-explosive liquefied petroleum gas

June 2, 2023
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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

November 4, 2020
Total Views: 412

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

U.K. MAIB Investigating Collision Between Containership and LPG Tanker Off Gibraltar

The U.K. Marine Accident Investigation Branch has launched an investigation into a collision between the UK registered container ship ANL Wyong and an Italian

August 7, 2018
Total Views: 82

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Oil tanker "AS Oceania" sails past a LPG tanker near the Raffles Lighthouse in southern Singapore
Maritime News

Fully Laden VLGCs Gather Off Singapore

By Seng Li Peng Tankers full of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) are gathering off Singapore waiting for buyers as a flood of supply from the U.S. and Saudi

August 25, 2016
Total Views: 14

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

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,

December 9, 2015
Total Views: 10

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
gas defiance lpg carrier stealthgas
Maritime News

StealthGas Exercises Options for More Refrigerated LPG Carriers

LPG shipper StealthGas INC. (Nasdaq:GASS) announced today it has exercised newbuild options for two 22,000 cubic meter semi-refrigerated LPG carriers from an

September 3, 2014
Total Views: 46

Thursday, July 17, 2014
gas defiance lpg carrier stealthgas
Maritime News

Vafias Optimistic that “Good Times are Ahead”

StealthGas announced today four new additions to their newbuilding program consisting of two Korean-built 22,000 cbm semi-refrigerated LPG carriers and two

July 17, 2014
Total Views: 15

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
manifesto lpg carrier petredec

U.S. Shale to Drive LPG Ship Market, Latsco Shipping Says

By Paul Tugwell July 1 (Bloomberg) — Increased U.S. exports of liquefied petroleum gas amid higher shale oil production will boost demand for ships that

July 1, 2014
Total Views: 54

Monday, June 9, 2014
stealth gas sir ivor lpg carrier
Maritime News

Hyundai Mipo Gains LPG Carrier Newbuild Order

South Korea’s Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) announced today the winning of a newbuild order for a pair of LPG carriers. The order comes in at a total price

June 9, 2014
Total Views: 32

Thursday, February 6, 2014
mt libramont lpg tanker
Maritime News

Exmar LPG Wins Long-Term LPG Charters, Regas Unit Ordered

Exmar LPG, the shipowning joint venture between Teekay LNG and Exmar NV, announced today the winning of long term charters for four of their midsize LPG

February 6, 2014
Total Views: 73

Friday, January 24, 2014
stealth gas sir ivor lpg carrier
Maritime News

NGL Traders Are Making Serious Bank Off U.S. Oil Boom

"Traders can make about $5 million profit on each U.S. propane cargo shipped overseas" - Philipps

January 24, 2014
Total Views: 172

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
dorian LPG

Scorpio Trades VLGC Newbuilds for Dorian LPG Stake

Dorian LPG Ltd., a pure-play LPG shipping company based in Stamford, Connecticut has entered into an agreement with Scorpio Tankers (NYSE: STNG) to acquire

October 29, 2013
Total Views: 33

Monday, October 7, 2013
manifesto lpg carrier petredec

Japanese Yards Win LPG Carrier Newbuild Orders from Petredec

Petredec, the Singapore-based LPG shipping firm has announced plans to expand their fleet of over 50 gas carriers with a newbuild order recently signed with

October 7, 2013
Total Views: 76

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
bow gallant

Odfjell Places Order for New LPG Carriers

Nantong Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering Co. has been awarded a USD $180 million contract from Odfjell for the construction of four 17,000 cbm

October 1, 2013
Total Views: 31

Monday, September 30, 2013
manifesto lpg carrier petredec

Expanded Canal Could Mark the Beginning of the End for the Booming LPG Sector

Sept. 30 (Bloomberg) — The widened Panama Canal will cut costs to ship U.S. cooking and heating gases to Asia by shortening voyages, effectively lowering

September 30, 2013
Total Views: 24

Friday, August 23, 2013
propane gas flame

Traders Cash In On U.S. Propane Boom [REPORT]

By John Kemp LONDON, Aug 23 (Reuters) – The United States has emerged as a big net exporter of propane and other liquefied petroleum gases (LPGs), thanks

August 23, 2013
Total Views: 43

Thursday, August 22, 2013
lpg carrier

Frontline 2012 to Join Avance Gas Holding in LPG Shipping Consolidation

Frontline 2012 signed a heads of agreement (HOA) today with Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI) whereby Frontline 2012 will become a shareholder in

August 22, 2013
Total Views: 65

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

EXMAR LPG Joint Venture Adds Two Midsize Gas Carriers

Belgian gas shipping company EXMAR NV said Wednesday that its joint venture with Teekay LNG, EXMAR LPG, has exercised an option for two additional midsize gas

July 31, 2013
Total Views: 7

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
scorpio tankers

Scorpio Enters the Gas Transportation Market with $370 Million Newbuild Order

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) has announced a big investment into the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) transportation sector. The product tanker owner has

July 3, 2013
Total Views: 46

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Maersk Tankers Exits Gas Carrier Market, Sells Fleet to BW Group

(Bloomberg) — BW Group Ltd., the biggest owner of the largest liquefied petroleum gas carriers, will expand its fleet with ships valued at as much as

May 29, 2013
Total Views: 218