Tuesday 17th Jul, 2018
Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

COSCO clears hurdle to OOIL acquisition

A US national security watchdog has given the acquisition the green light

Photo: David Sexton

Swire slows ships in expensive fuel market

Swire Shipping’s Rod Begley has talked about fuel costs and growth in its service into Hobart

Photo: Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

New LNG bunker vessel on order

The vessel is to supply LNG as a marine fuel in Japan

Two companies have designed an LNG-fuelled bulker. Photo: Ian Ackerman

NYK and JMU design an LNG-fuelled bulker

The vessel will burn LNG as a bunker, thereby emitting less CO2

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Yang Ming to charter 10 new containerships

The vessels are to meet environmental standards that are to come into effect in 2020

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OPINION: Frigates, just what are we paying for?

Captain Harry fears we are forking out big money for frigates that may be obsolete long before their date of decommission

Photo: Southern Cross Maritime

Coal demand changes to affect bulker rates

China maybe looking for coal closer to home, affecting the demand for bulkers

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Ciobo heads to Japan

The trip is to boost trade and bilateral agreements between Australia and Japan