Nordic Tankers Maybe Orders Half-Billion Dollars in New Ships?

"There is nothing going on here so you should probably find something else to do with your time," commented the person who answered the phone at Nordic Tankers this morning. A rather amusing response to a press inquiry, but I suppose she was just doing her job as the gatekeeper. The company apparently ordered 6 new chemical tankers with options for 6 more from Avic … [Read more...]

Former CEO of Eitzen Chemical Takes Over at Nordic Tankers

7 months after taking over as CEO of Nordic Tankers, Claus Thornberg is out the door. Effective today, Per Sylvester Jensen has assumed the role as Nordic Tankers' President & CEO. At 57, Jensen, began his career in shipping in 1980 and most recently held the role as CEO of Eitzen Chemical.  He brings extensive commercial and operational experience from previous … [Read more...]