Shipping

The latest news from shipping companies in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent

The Topaz Tiamat, and its sister vessel Topaz Tangaroa, reflect Topaz’s investment strategy for targeting the growing subsea segment

Topaz signs newbuild charter d...

Topaz signs newbuild ...

Dubai-based Topaz Energy and Marine, one of the world’s leading offshore marine logistics companies,...
Dubai-based Topaz Energy and Mari...
SSL Mumbai making its maiden call into the BMCT facility on October 16th this year

Shreyas starts Mumbai terminal...

Shreyas starts Mumbai...

Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals (BMCT) has welcomed Shreyas Shipping and Logistics as a new custom...
Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals...
Venta Maersk recently completed a pioneering voyage on the Northern Sea route

Maersk trials Suez Canal alter...

Maersk trials Suez Ca...

Towards the end of September the 3500 teu containership Venta Maersk called at the port of Saint Pet...
Towards the end of September the ...
Bahrain Spirit, which arrived recently in Bahrain, will enable the import of LNG to start next year

Bahrain LNG terminal nears ope...

Bahrain LNG terminal ...

Teekay LNG’s first Floating Storage Unit (FSU), Bahrain Spirit, has been delivered to its charterer ...
Teekay LNG’s first Floating Sto...
The two huge rigs on their way to Duqm port, where they were successfully offloaded

Rig offload at Duqm

Rig offload at Duqm...

One of the world’s biggest semi-submersible vessels, with a capacity of 98,000 dwt, recently arrived...
One of the world’s biggest semi...
Bahri held a special event to help promote its brand in the Indian market

Bahri targets Indian market op...

Bahri targets Indian ...

The importance attached by Saudi Arabian shipping giant, Bahri, to the exciting opportunities openin...
The importance attached by Saudi ...
Maersk has developed new guidelines for dangerous goods stowage

Maersk Honam tragedy triggers ...

Maersk Honam tragedy ...

Following the fatal fire on the container vessel Maersk Honam in the Indian Ocean earlier this year,...
Following the fatal fire on the c...
Transmar has added extra capacity on its Egypt-Saudi Arabia trades with the deployment of the containership Viking Merlin.

Transmar increases capacity on...

Transmar increases ca...

Leading Egyptian container line, Transmar, has upgraded a key service running out of the port of Ada...
Leading Egyptian container line, ...
Duqm successfully handled heavy lift components for the Harweel wind farm

Duqm completes heavy lift oper...

Duqm completes heavy ...

Oman’s Port of Duqm has successfully completed a milestone project cargo discharge operation to supp...
Oman’s Port of Duqm has success...
Khamis Juma Buamim, Board Member, Managing Director and Group CEO of Gulf Navigation Holding

Short term financial setback h...

Short term financial ...

Gulf Navigation Holding, one of the only shipping companies listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DF...
Gulf Navigation Holding, one of t...
The new VLCC desk has concluded a significant number of contracts over the first year of business

VLCC initiative pays off for O...

VLCC initiative pays ...

Oman Shipping Company has reported a rapid period of growth for its VLCC chartering desk in its firs...
Oman Shipping Company has reporte...

Tristar acquires JAFZA chemica...

Tristar acquires JAFZ...

Dubai’s Tristar Group is further strengthening its presence in the Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) with ...
Dubai’s Tristar Group is furthe...
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