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Home » News » Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q1 2015

Agreements, Deals, Partnerships, Mergers & Acquisitions - Q1 2015

Chevron exits Caltex Australia
27 Mar 2015 12:17 GMT
U.S. oil major sells its 50 percent stake in refiner and bunker supplier Caltex Australia Ltd.

Carnival orders 'the most efficient ships' in its history
27 Mar 2015 10:44 GMT
Nine fuel-efficient vessels ordered by Carnival are scheduled to be completed between 2019 and 2022.

Agreement to share LNG-fuelled ship technology
25 Mar 2015 13:03 GMT
DSME and South Korean city in agreement over the transfer of patented LNG-fuelled ship technology.

Fluxys and Enagas eye LNG projects in Sweden with latest acquisition
23 Mar 2015 14:15 GMT
Fluxys and Enagas seal deal to jointly acquire Swedegas.

Bellona Foundation and Damen to cooperate on low-emission designs
20 Mar 2015 11:52 GMT
Bellona's founder says partnership will provide knowledge that will contribute towards the goal of making ships independent of fossil fuels.

GAC appointed as Thorco's ship agent in Singapore
18 Mar 2015 11:25 GMT
Agreement covers the loading and discharging of breakbulk and heavy lift cargoes at Jurong port.

Couche-Tard buys Shell's marketing operations in Denmark
17 Mar 2015 12:43 GMT
Downstream operations are to be managed by Statoil Fuel and Retail A/S. Oil major seeks buyer for Fredericia refinery.

Puma Energy confirms acquisition of Murco Oil's UK sites
16 Mar 2015 09:51 GMT
Company to covert Milford Haven site into state-of-the-art storage facility.

New ferry to be powered by Wartsila dual-fuel engines
12 Mar 2015 11:05 GMT
Engine technology is scheduled be delivered in early 2016.

Turnkey ro-ro package for dual-fuel ferry
10 Mar 2015 09:56 GMT
Ro-pax ferry is due to operate on the shuttle route between Tallinn and Helsinki.

Conrad Industries confirms LNG bunker barge contract
05 Mar 2015 14:49 GMT
Texas-based Conrad Orange Shipyard to build first North American barge capable of fuelling ships with liquefied natural gas.

Kinder Morgan completes acquisition of terminals and land
27 Feb 2015 18:07 GMT
Company buys two terminals in North Carolina and one in Texas. Plot of land is located in New Jersey.

LNG-fuelled ferry contract signed
27 Feb 2015 12:17 GMT
New vessel is to be built in Finland and is scheduled for delivery in 2017.

Contract to build North America's first dedicated LNG bunker barge
26 Feb 2015 10:24 GMT
Vessel is expected to be deployed in Tacoma and Jacksonville, with delivery expected in early 2016.

KOWEPO buys 90,000 tonnes of fuel oil
19 Feb 2015 11:23 GMT
Two 45,000-tonne cargoes are scheduled for delivery between March 20 and April 3.

Gulf Petrochem buys Essar Oil's Kenyan operations
18 Feb 2015 16:08 GMT
UAE firm has acquired Essar Oil's marketing licence and retail outlets in Kenya, according to reports.

Propulsion system chosen for new hybrid ferry
18 Feb 2015 12:43 GMT
New ferry combines a diesel-electric propulsion system with lithium-ion batteries.

ClassNK and MPA sign sustainability and safety MoU
17 Feb 2015 13:14 GMT
Joint R&D projects are to focus on enhancing ship safety and environmental sustainability.

First order for in-line closed-loop scrubber system
17 Feb 2015 10:12 GMT
Scrubbers are scheduled to be installed on two Stena Line ferries in 2015 and 2016.

Bureau Veritas wins Canadian gas fuel contracts
17 Feb 2015 09:32 GMT
Two ro-ro cargo ferries are to be built for Canadian shipping firms.

Wartsila and Cryonorm to supply LNG systems to inland waterway market
16 Feb 2015 16:25 GMT
Agreement reached to supply LNGPac fuel system to inland waterway vessels.

Litgas and Statoil plan to start LNG bunkering operation
16 Feb 2015 14:27 GMT
Both parties plan to agree on the form of cooperation within the second quarter this year, according to Litgas.

Developing fuel-saving technology via partnerships
13 Feb 2015 13:09 GMT
Van der Velden has developed its fuel-efficient technology in collaboration with other specialists.

Order for 30 dual-fuel engines
11 Feb 2015 11:25 GMT
Engines are to primarily utilize LNG as fuel, but are also capable of running on conventional marine diesel fuels.

OW Bunker Far East strikes recovery deal
10 Feb 2015 16:02 GMT
KPMG and PWC are to work with OW Bunker Far East to recover outstanding debts of $330 million.

Maersk Line commits to 20% CO2 emissions cut
28 Jan 2015 14:42 GMT
Agreement to reduce the CO2 emissions of every container it ships on behalf of DB Schenker Logistics by 20% between now and 2020.

Integrated propulsion solution for three gas-fuelled tugs
28 Jan 2015 11:38 GMT
Vessels are to be built to operate mainly on LNG with the flexibility to switch to 'the most suitable fuel according to availability, price and local environmental restrictions'.

Option to buy 40 scrubbers in 2015
27 Jan 2015 12:54 GMT
LMS Shipmanagement has until December 31 to exercise its option to buy up to 40 additional fuel purification systems from Triton.

MoU to improve fuel efficiency of large ocean-going vessels
22 Jan 2015 15:15 GMT
Computational modelling and visualisation technologies are to be used to design vessels with improved hydrodynamics for better fuel efficiency.

Aegean files copy of underwriting agreement
19 Jan 2015 06:07 GMT
45-page document is filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Joint effort to ensure green coastal shipping in Norway
16 Jan 2015 16:31 GMT
Declaration of cooperation has been signed by 18 organizations together with the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Seafood policy and Ministry of Climate and Environment.

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