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Socatra chooses Norsepower sails for MR tanker

French tanker owner and RoRo operator, Socatra, has signed a contract for Norsepower Rotor SailTM installations on board its 50,000dwt medium-range (MR) product tanker, Alcyone. The 2022-built tanker, on charter to TotalEnergies, is to have two 35m x…

26.01.2023
Shipping

LNG prices likely to remain ‘elevated’ in 2023

As energy consuming nations in Europe scramble to replace Russian gas previously pumped by pipeline, the US has provided a vital source of LNG shipped by sea. Although spot prices have eased recently, Oslo analyst Rystad Energy, has predicted that…

16.01.2023
Shipping

Marlink provides Uni-Tankers with hybrid comms network

Marlink has completed the installation of a hybrid communications network on board all ships owned by Danish tanker operator, Uni-Tankers. The setup combines high-throughput connectivity with cloud-data access, remote IT support, and cyber security.…

10.01.2023
Shipping

Aker solutions invests in Brazilian operation

Aker Solutions will make significant investments into the company's manufacturing plant for subsea trees in Curitiba, Brazil, in order to increase manufacturing capacity ahead of the future wave of subsea developments in the Brazilian pre-salt…

18.09.2008
Shipping

ClassNK gets authorisation from German flag

The Japan-based classification society ClassNK has announced that it has obtained authorisation from Germany’s BG Verkehr to carry out surveys on behalf of the German Government.

29.07.1997

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