Approval in Principle of LNG dual-fuelled 210K DWT bulk carrier design

LR announced during a presentation at SMM – the leading international maritime trade fair held 4-7 September in Hamburg, Germany – an Approval in Principle (AiP) with Jiangnan Shipyard (Group) Co., Ltd (Jiangnan). LR and Jiangnan have agreed to jointly develop an LNG dual-fuelled Newcastlemax 210K bulk carrier design. Jiangnan prepared the concept design for
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Roughly 80 kilometers long, the Panama Canal connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. A wonder of modern engineering and design, 13,000 to 14,000 vessels pass through the canal each year. By reducing the distance ships need to travel to reach their destination, the canal helps to reduce fuel consumption and, in turn, greenhouse gas emissions.
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India is likely to export 7 million bales of cotton in 2018-19, down 30 per cent from an earlier estimate, as scanty rainfall and an attack of pink bollworms are likely to squeeze crop yields. Lower shipments from the world’s biggest producer of the natural fibre amid rising demand from top consumer China could support
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The Duclos family is iconic in boatbuilding circles, as the Somerset, Mass.-based Gladding-Hearn, Duclos Corporation, has built a strong heritage in the pilot boat and fast ferry sectors, and in total more than 425 vessels have been delivered since it was founded in 1955. Today a trio of second-generation siblings run the yard, brothers and
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Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) signed a contract with CSBC CORPORATION, TAIWAN (CSBC) for the construction of a total of ten 2,800 TEU class full container vessels. The contract was signed by Yang Ming’s Chairman Bronson Hsieh and CSBC’s Chairman Cheng Wen-Lon. The new ships are due for delivery starting in the second quarter
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OPEC still has to show the market more crude oil barrels if it wants to avoid a supply squeeze later this year, the producer group’s own analysis shows. In its closely watched monthly oil market report, OPEC’s analysis arm forecast global demand for OPEC’s crude at 33.40 million b/d for both the third and fourth
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Newport Shipping has inked cooperation agreements with several marine equipment suppliers and service companies as part of the London-headquartered company’s commitment to providing shipowners with quality turnkey shiprepair and retrofit solutions across its partner shipyards. Recent agreements with hatch cover specialist Navitech, machinery specialist IngeJov, and ShipParts.com for turnkey spares supply, allows Newport Shipping to
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Do we remember the last time we had a heart-to-heart connect with Mother Nature?  When was the last time we planted a sapling and reiterated out commitment to environmental sustainability? These were some questions sought to be answered by 29 employees and partners associated with Allcargo Logistics when they embarked on a trek in the
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MUMBAI: Bhavani Group of Companies, a fast growing logistics service provider launched a new manufacturing unit under the banner ‘KDS Bhavani Packaging Pvt. Ltd.’ at MIDC in Mangaon, Maharashtra on Monday 2nd July 2018.  KDS Bhavani will now procure premium quality Pine wood that will be exclusively used for Wooden Pallet manufacturing. KDS Bhavani is
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NEW DELHI: The Commerce and Industry Ministry is working on a National Integrated Logistics policy which will focus on increasing the warehousing capacity, an official statement said. This was highlighted by Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu during his meeting with a World Bank team here. The team was led by Caroline Freund, Director of Trade, Regional
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