Monday, March 26, 2001 Maritime News

IBIA Updates Sampling Equipment Guide

Mar 26, 2001

The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) has published an updated edition of its Bunker Fuel Sampling Equipment guide. The second edition of the guide

Telemarine launches V.6 of Bunkerworld.com

Mar 26, 2001

The giant bunkerfuel website - Bunkerworld.com has reached version 6, in a major new re-launch. Bunkerworld.com which is operated by Telemarine Ltd in London, contains more than 10,

Vericor Supplies Kockums With Gas Turbines

Mar 26, 2001

Vericor Power Systems has supplied Kockums Naval Systems, Karlskrona, Sweden, with two TF50 marine gas turbines and associated equipment for use on two Stockholm-class

VLCC Rates Poised To Stay Strong

Mar 26, 2001

Owners of VLCCs have been painstakingly building up rates this week, but for owners of million-barrel tankers, the last month's gains have come crashing back down.

Carnival To Swap Ships

Mar 26, 2001

Carnival Corp., which is working to revive profitability at its Seabourn luxury cruise line, said that next year it will shift a ship now sailing for Seabourn to the company's Holland America Line.

Seaway Open Is Earliest Ever

Mar 26, 2001

The St. Lawrence Seaway opened for the 2001 navigation season on Friday, March 23, 2001, the earliest start in the 43-year history of the waterway that connects

Offshore Rig Utilization Hits 2-Year High

Mar 26, 2001

Worldwide offshore rig utilization hit a fresh two-year high the week ending March 23, according to ODS-Petrodata Group. Global rig utilization climbed 0.5 percent to 88 percent,

Drilling Industry Stretched By High Demand

Mar 26, 2001

The lure of higher oil and gas prices has pushed the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the United States to a 10-year high, stretching the drilling industry close to its limits.

ADSB To Start Navy Contract

Mar 26, 2001

Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company (ADSB) is preparing to start work on building six missile patrol boats ordered by the United Arab Emirates navy. William Saltzer,

Baltic Dry Indices Down

Mar 26, 2001

The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) fell six points to 1,496, the Baltic Panamax Index (BPI) lost 12 points to 1,626, the Baltic Handymax Index (BHI) firmed 14 points to 9,

Tanker Operators To Join Forces

Mar 26, 2001

Norwegian tanker operator Iver Ships will join forces with Japan's Mitsui O.S.K Lines to form the second biggest clean tanker alliance in the Asia Pacific region.

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