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2014-04-08 08:21:11

PIRAEUS, Greece, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NewLead Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: NEWL) ("NewLead" or the "Company") announced today that it has previously signed a term sheet with a leading financial institution to provide 75% debt financing for two second-hand Panamax vessels for a total of $35 million. The two vessels are expected to be delivered to NewLead's fleet within the next three months, subject to the receipt of the necessary financing for the balance of the purchase price....

2014-03-14 08:21:24

PIRAEUS, Greece, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NewLead Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: NEWL) ("NewLead" or the "Company") today announced that it has executed definitive agreements for the acquisition of two eco-type 31,800 dwt, Handysize bulk carriers built in 2012 for a total acquisition price of $37.0 million. The two eco-type vessels are expected to be delivered in NewLead by the end of June and July this year. Upon completion of this acquisition, NewLead will own five dry-bulk...

2014-03-12 12:34:33

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Analysis of the European Marine Generator Set Market Investment in oilfield exploration activities drives demandThe European marine generator set market is mature, thus, has slow growth. Much of the shipbuilding activities have migrated to the Asian countries of South Korea, China, and Japan. Eurozone recession, combined with financing difficulties, is affecting demand for new vessels...

Drone Ships At Sea Could Be Coming In The Future
2014-03-05 12:14:11

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Rolls-Royce is reportedly in the process of designing drone ships that would be cheaper and less polluting than the current $375 billion industry is at the moment. The company’s Blue Ocean development team says it envisions a future with more efficient ships, which could lower operating costs. The company has created a virtual-reality prototype that simulates 360-degree views from a vessel’s bridge. The manufacturer believes one...

2014-02-26 16:22:18

Declares $0.03 per Share Dividend for Q4 2013 NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baltic Trading Limited (NYSE: BALT) ("Baltic Trading" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2013. The following financial review discusses the results for the three months and years ended December 31, 2013 and December 31, 2012. Fourth Quarter 2013 and Year-to-Date Highlights -- Declared a $0.03 per share dividend payable on or about...

2014-01-22 16:21:37

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Ballast Water Treatment Systems Market Progressive Events Towards IMO Ratification will Unify Market Structure and Augment Market ProspectsThis research service on the global ballast water treatment systems market highlights the market trends, drivers and restraints, competitive dynamics, addressable market size, and forecasts for this market until 2023. Having a base year of...

2014-01-14 20:20:01

Innovative Rigid Sail Technology Being Readied for Sea Trials Fukuoka, Japan, Jan 15, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Eco Marine Power (EMP) is pleased to announce that its innovative rigid sail technology for ships - the "EnergySail" - has passed a range of function tests which were conducted at the Aquarius Innovation Lab in Osaka, Japan.The EnergySail is a unique renewable energy platform for shipping designed by EMP that is able to harness...

2014-01-07 04:20:08

PARIS, January 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - In line with its strategy, BOURBON achieves US$ 770 million of vessel sales in 2013 - BOURBON sells 12 additional vessels to ICBC Financial Leasing for US$ 378 million and concludes a new sale and bareboat charter agreement with Standard Chartered Bank for US$ 150 million BOURBON announces the transfer of ownership of 12 vessels to the Chinese company ICBC Financial Leasing ("ICBCL") for a total value of approximately US$...

2013-12-26 12:20:15

DUBLIN, Ireland, December 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dm2rzt/maritime_telecom) has announced the addition of the "Maritime Telecom Solutions by Satellite, Global Market Analysis & Forecasts (2012 Edition)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dm2rzt/maritime_telecom ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Maritime...

2013-12-24 23:02:07

Ensure you can meet all relevant ballast water deadlines and corporate targets cost-effectively. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 Infocast, the leading business intelligence and networking events producer in the water management industry, has announced its inaugural Ballast Water Management Summit, scheduled for February 25 – 27, 2014 in Long Beach, CA. New regulations for ship ballast water management are being implemented by the US Coast Guard within the year that are...