Scorpio Orders Four New Tankships

Press Release
Monday, February 04, 2013
Scorpio Tankship: Photo credit Scorpio Tankers

Scorpio Tankers contracts with Korea's SPP Shipbuilding for the construction of 4 MR product tankers.

The cost of each tankship is about US$32.5-million.

These vessels will be delivered in the third and fourth quarters of 2014 and are a continuation of the Company's existing newbuilding program for fuel-efficient vessels. In conjunction with these contracts, the Company received extensions on several previously agreed options and received four new fixed price options for similar vessels which would be delivered in 2015.

The Company currently has a total of 16 MR product tanker newbuilding orders with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. Lt. of South Korea and SPP. Two are expected to be delivered to the Company by April 2013 and the remaining 14 within 2014. The Company also has fixed-price options to construct a total of 14 additional newbuilding product tankers at these yards.

Scorpio Tankers Inc. is a provider of marine transportation of petroleum products worldwide. They currently own one LR2 tanker, four LR1 tankers, one Handymax tanker, six MR tankers, and one post-Panamax tanker with an average age of 4.6 years, time charters-in 20 vessels (three LR2, three LR1, nine MR and five Handymax tankers).

Maritime Today


The Maritime Industry's original and most viewed E-News Service

Maritime Reporter April 2016 Digital Edition
FREE Maritime Reporter Subscription
Latest Maritime News    rss feeds

Shipbuilding

NASSCO Delivers First ECO Class Tanker for SEA-Vista

On Thursday, April 28, 2016, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the first ship in a series of three ECO Class tankers currently under construction for SEA-Vista LLC.

Crowley to Christen 3rd LNG-ready Product Tanker

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced it will hold a christening ceremony Thursday, May 5 in New Orleans for the newly built Louisiana, the company’s third of four new Jones Act product tankers.

Harley Marine Orders Two Harbor Tugs

Harley Marine Services announced the construction of two new ship handling vessels to be built at Diversified Marine in Portland, Ore. The two tugs are sister class

Tanker Trends

NASSCO Delivers First ECO Class Tanker for SEA-Vista

On Thursday, April 28, 2016, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the first ship in a series of three ECO Class tankers currently under construction for SEA-Vista LLC.

Crowley to Christen 3rd LNG-ready Product Tanker

Crowley Maritime Corp. announced it will hold a christening ceremony Thursday, May 5 in New Orleans for the newly built Louisiana, the company’s third of four new Jones Act product tankers.

Venezuelan Crude Sales to US Fell 8% in April

Venezuelan crude sales to the United States declined 8.3 percent in April to 734,700 barrels per day (bpd) compared with the same month of 2015, amid delays at PDVSA's main ports,

 
 
Maritime Standards Naval Architecture Offshore Oil Pipelines Pod Propulsion Port Authority Salvage Ship Electronics Ship Repair Sonar
rss | archive | history | articles | privacy | 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: 0.1346 sec (7 req/sec)