A Marshall Islands-flagged tanker transiting the Torres Strait this morning has helped rescue two people from the water after their boat sank.
Increasing port delays in Asia, US and Europe will provide only limited support and MSI predicts rates will fall further in Q3
14 crew members are missing after two ships collided about 1.5 nautical miles southeast of Yangtze River.
After a positive autumn and winter, recent events have resulted in an increasingly pessimistic short term outlook for the Tanker Market.
One of the most vital aspects of trading with tanker ships is loading and unloading of the cargo with utmost safety and efficiency. Chief Officer Abhishek Bhanawat explains important points for committing cargo quantities to charterers in tanker ships.
Tankers are mainly classified on the basis of their purpose and size. Find out an extensive list of various types of tanker ships inside the article.
Cargo loading/unloading operations on ships is a hazardous task that can lead to serious consequences. Ship officers must take extra precautions not only while carrying out these operations but also after their completion. Learn some important points that must be considered after completing cargo operations on tankers.
One of the major components of an IG plant is its blower which acts as supplier of inert gas to cargo holds of the ship. Without the blower the whole system will fail to perform. An efficient IG blower is thus required to supply inert gas as per the requirements of a cargo tanker
Vessels that facilitate the supplying of mass quantities of liquefied freight are referenced as tanker vessels. Learn about tanker vessels and its types inside the article.