Shipping

Avia Solutions Group completes Chapman Freeborn takeover

PRESS RELEASE – Avia Solutions Group has completed the acquisition of UK-headquartered Chapman Freeborn Group. All customary approvals for this transaction have been obtained. The addition of Chapman Freeborn, a worldwide market leader for aircraft charter solutions,...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

G2 Ocean expands its project cargo business

Forest product carrier G2 Ocean is expanding its project cargo business with new offices in Houston and Hamburg. “Our project cargo results are continuously improving. However, we have high ambitions for the future and to...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Golden Ray to be dismantled in place

The capsized car carrier Golden Ray will be dismantled in place as safely righting and refloating the vessel is not possible anymore, according to the Unified Command responsible for the salvage operation. “Maritime experts engaged in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Video: A fishy load for Bluewater and Jumbo

PRESS RELEASE – Blue Water Singapore and Jumbo Shipping have completed a challenging heavy-lift transportation from Vietnam to Norway, moving four trawler hulls of 500 tons each in a single shipment.  “Our scope started in the...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Confidence in shipping drops due to trade war

PRESS RELEASE – Confidence in the shipping industry fell in the past three months to its lowest level for two and half years, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from maritime consultant BDO. Yet...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Hope fades for Bourbon Rhode crew

Hope is fading for the seven still missing crew members of the tug supply vessel Bourbon Rhode. Rescue crews have searched the area without results for the past four days.  The search and rescue team of...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

AAL grows capacity by 22%

AAL Shipping has added four large multipurpose vessels to its fleet to enhance the company’s service offerings between Asia and Australia, the Middle East, Europe and North America. With the addition of the “mega-size” vessels,...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Chad Call steps up as CFO of Zeamarine

PRESS RELEASE – Zeamarine announced today that Chad Call will succeed Michael Dumas as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. An experienced financial executive, Chad Call has nearly a decade of financial leadership experience within...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers