Splash’s new Special Reports division kicks off with a 52-page look at Hong Kong

Timed to coincide with the city’s upcoming maritime week, Splash today launches a far reaching Hong Kong magazine, which looks at the Special Administrative Region’s place at maritime’s top table. Featuring the thoughts of more than 30 local shipowners and managers, the 52-page magazine studies the...


Asia Maritime Pacific and Fleetscape ink sale and leaseback deal for six handy bulkers

London-based alternative capital provider Fleetscape said it has recently penned a deal to acquire six handysize bulk carriers from Hong Kong bulker firm Asia Maritime Pacific (AMP). An affiliate of Oaktree Capital said the 35,800 dwt vessels will be leased back to AMP on a five-year charter with a...


Crane accident may delay delivery of Seaway 7 wind farm installation newbuild

Offshore wind contractor Seaway 7 may be looking at a potential delay in the delivery of its new foundation installation vessel Alfa Lift after an accident at Chinese yard China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI). The Oslo-based firm said the incident involved the vessel’s main crane, specifically a...


Navios, Wah Kwong and Sinopec among firms signing up to Cosco’s new VLCC pool

China’s Cosco Shipping Energy Transportation, the tanker operation unit of Cosco Shipping Group, has launched the country’s first VLCC pool supported by domestic and international owners. The pool currently comprises 42 vessels with 12.9m dwt in carrying capacity. China’s Sinopec and Zhenhua Oil...


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