Taiwanese bulk transport specialist enters offshore wind

Taiwanese bulk carrier U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation has entered into a joint venture agreement with Denmark’s World Marine Offshore to jointly establish U-Ming Marine Offshore Company Limited (UMO). The two companies will pursue activities in the offshore wind sector in Taiwan through UMO. UMO has a contract to build two …

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In ship recycling it is “tanker time”

According to GMS, the markets for ship recycling continue to develop well. The tonnage supply continues to focus primarily on wet and offshore units – particularly OSVs, FSUs, Aframax tankers, MRs and smaller bunker tankers. Pakistan in particular leads the way with some of the best numbers (especially on select …

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Huge demand for cruises exceeds supply

Donald Arnold said Americans were dying to return to Carnival Corp’s cruises. “We have a lot more demand than we currently have ships available,” he told Fox Business. He added that the likelihood of a COVID-19 outbreak on board was “very low” but could not be ruled out. Check out …

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