Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Orders for Mega Containerships Rise Despite Suez Crisis
How big is too big? By Kyunghee Park (Bloomberg) A huge container ship blocking one of the world’s busiest waterways has done little to deter shipping companies from ordering similarly...
Saturday, August 27, 2016
WATCH – Maiden Voyage Of The World’s Newest Drillship
We are not sure what the Transocean Conqueror plans on conquering besides a ‘worst ship name ever’ competition but the latest drillship of the Transocean fleet is certainly impressive as...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Friday, October 25, 2013
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Seadrill Books First Gig for Newbuild Drillship, West Neptune
The $662 million contract will span a minimum of three years, plus an option for a one-year extension.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Capital Shipmanagement’s First Boxship Newbuildings Arrive from Hyundai Heavy
LR-classed Alexandros and Aristotelis are the first of five new 5,000 teu super-efficient new ships, all to be delivered from HHI Gunsan by June 2013, that sees Capital expand its operations into the container...
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Paragon Shipping Delays Newbuild Deliveries
Greece-based Paragon Shipping Inc. (NYSE: PRGN), a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulk cargoes, revealed plans Wednesday to delay the delivery of four newbuilds with Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding Co. in...
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Vantage Drilling…And We Shall Call it “Dragonquest”
So what else would you call a badass drilling rig but Dragonquest? That was the first thing that came to my mind. Houston-headquarted Vantage Drilling Company announced today that it...
Friday, December 23, 2011
Scorpio Tankers Secures $92M Loan and Signs Newbuilding Contract with Hyundai Mipo
MONACO – Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) announced that it has signed a contract with South Korea’s Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. (HMD) to construct a 52,000 DWT Medium Range (MR) product...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Newbuild Deliveries Of Panamax Vessels Seen in 2013 – Analyst
GENEVA (Dow Jones)–The newbuild delivery of panamax vessels is expected to continue well into 2013, keeping a lid on sea-borne freight rates, Tom Cutler, Analyst at SwissMarine said at a...
Friday, October 28, 2011
Friday, October 7, 2011
Wärtsilä To Supply Propulsion Equipment For First U.S.-Flagged LNG-Powered OSV’s
Harvey Gulf International has awarded a contract to Wärtsilä to supply liquified natural gas propulsion equipment for two of Harvey Gulf’s newbuild offshore support vessels for operation in the Gulf of...
Seadrill Secures Contracts For Two Ultra-Deepwater Newbuilds
Seadrill announced today that it has secured contracts for two of the companies newbuild ultra-deepwater semi-submersibles currently under construction in Singapore. The first contract is a one-year contract for the...
Monday, September 5, 2011
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Noble orders its fourth ultra-deepwater drillship this year
Noble Corporation said today that it has exercised its option with Hyundai Heavy Industries for the construction of an additional ultra-deepwater drillship, the companies fourth this year. The drillship will...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Monday, June 6, 2011
Scorpio Tankers Announces Signing of Newbuilding Contracts
MONACO- (Marketwire – Jun 6, 2011) – Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG) announced that it has signed contracts with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. Ltd. of South Korea to construct five 52,000...
Thursday, May 5, 2011
Friday, April 15, 2011
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