Latest Global Tankship Shipbuilding Contracts

Clarkson Hellas Weekly S+P
Sunday, June 16, 2013

Further ordering activity seen in the tanker market in the period up to 10, June 2013, according to Clarkson Hellas Weekly S+P report.

Clients of Consolidated Marine Management have contracted three firm 115,000 DWT LR2s at Hyundai Samho. Understood to have been signed earlier this year, all three vessels are planned for delivery in the second half of 2015.

Additionally, American Petroleum Tankers have placed an order for four firm and four option 50,000 DWT MRs at General Dynamics NASSCO. All the vessels are understood to be designed with the ability to be retrofitted to be LNG fuelled, with delivery of the firm vessels split across 2015 and 2016, and options in 2016 if declared.

Clarkson Hellas Weekly S+P report an active week in the large and small size gas sectors, starting with K‐Line reportedly placing an order for single firm 182,000 CBM LNG carrier at Kawasaki Heavy Industry for delivery in the final quarter of 2016.

Next, understood to be a joint venture between K‐Line and Inpex, Ocean Breeze LNG Transport has contracted one 155,300 CBM LNG carrier at Mitsubishi Heavy similarly with delivery at the end of 2016. In the smaller sizes, Geogas Maritime has placed an order for one 4,500 CBM LPG carrier at Murakami Hide for delivery in 2015.

Having reported an order for two 5,000 CBM LPG carriers last week, Clarkson understands that Epic Pantheon has placed a further order for two firm 3,500 CBM LPG carriers this time at Kitanihon Zosen with delivery of this latest order planned from mid‐2015. Pricing is understood to be in the region of USD 15 Mill per vessel.



 

Maritime Reporter February 2015 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

Contracts

ECO Orders Rolls-Royce Equipment for New AHTS

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract worth $30.6m with the American owner Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO). The contract for ship equipment comprises Azimuth main propulsion,

Seadrill: Rig Rates Have Not Bottomed

The market for oil and gas drilling rigs continues to deteriorate as oil companies cut back on investments, Seadrill Chief Financial Officer Rune Magnus Lundetrae

Kvichak, Vigor Announce Merger

Merger positions combined company to play a dominant role in recapitalization of North Pacific fishing fleet and emerging Arctic oil gas operations. Kvichak

Shipbuilding

Damen Begins Construction of Second Facility at Antalya Shipyard

Damen Shipyards has refurbished a second 12,000 square meter shed at its Antalya, Turkey shipyard for the production of the Damen Fast Crew Supplier 5009, the company announced today.

E-marine Begins Fleet Expansion

E-marine, a provider of submarine cable installation and repair solutions in the Middle East and Sub-Continent region, has unveiled plans to expand its fleet of cable ships in 2015,

VT Halter Launches ATB Tug for Bouchard

VT Halter Marine launched ATB tug Kim M. Bouchard for Bouchard Transportation at Moss Point Marine facility on February 26, 2015. Measuring 150 feet long, the 10,

Tanker Trends

Shipping Industry Faces Shake Up

As global shipping grapples with its worst downturn in 30 years, private equity firms are unwinding massive bets made on the sector in a move set to accelerate

Vessel Sales: February 2015

Vessel sales for February 2015  - (as of March 1) as prepared by Shipping Intelligence, Inc., New York.   Date Reported - Vessel Name - DWT - Built -  - (Age)

Oil Storage at Sea Stalls as Profit Play Fades

Traders are cutting plans to use tankers to store oil at sea as the price incentive recedes, the global head of oil at mining and commodities group Glencore's said on Tuesday.

 
 
Maritime Careers / Shipboard Positions Maritime Security Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Ship Repair Ship Simulators Shipbuilding / Vessel Construction Sonar Winch
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | terms and conditions | contributors | top maritime news | about us | copyright | maritime magazines
maritime security news | shipbuilding news | maritime industry | shipping news | maritime reporting | workboats news | ship design | maritime business

Time taken: 0.1048 sec (10 req/sec)