It is rare for the major LNG carrier owners to all be in one place at the same time, but between Posidonia and the recent Capital Link event we got to hear from some of the key players on the main industry topics
Swire has built on a heritage dating back more than a century to become a global leader in the provision of OSVs. Mark Pointon looks at how the company now plans to develop its offering in these difficult times
In terms of LNG-fuelled newbuilding completions and orders over the past 12 months, the most dynamic segment has been tankers and bulk carriers. Following the delivery of five ships, there are now 24 such tankers and bulkers in service.
CMA CGM and MSC have both placed orders for 22,000 TEU behemoths. Will this push the container ship market recovery over the edge and will other shipping lines follow their lead? Barry Luthwaite takes a look
The launch of the alliances puts a question mark against the survival of middle-sized lines that are not in an alliance, and tips the scales hugely towards the operators of ultra large container vessels
A unique 2 day conference to be held on 4-5 September in Bergen, Norway. This event will examine how vessels of all sizes can achieve significant reductions in fuel consumption, maintenance costs and emissions.