BW LPG says it experienced a softening in the VLGC market in the first quarter but its results were still well ahead of the year-earlier figures, with EBITDA up 11% at $89m and after-tax profit up 5% at $60m.
Here on the back page we get used to hearing stories about things that shouldn’t be where they are, and those of you who are regular readers of the Incident Log may also be aware of the number of tanker rollovers that happen with depressing regularity in India. This month we bring you a story that combines both.
After last month’s brassica attack, we return to safer ground and the subject of beer. Although recent news has been rather alarming – reminiscent of those jobs we had as teenagers, when your mate who was working part-time in a sausage factory declared he would never eat sausage again (see also milk and Weetabix, in our memory).
We start this month with something of a horror story. It involves broccoli, which as many readers will know is an invention of the devil and not to be put anywhere near a dinner plate. Same goes for kale, only more so.
Liquefied/liquid natural gas(LNG) Super Tanker Engineering Connections - BBC Documentary
Anthony Veder, with its roots going back as far as 1937, exclusively operates gas tankers in all segments of the gas market, from CO2 to Ethylene and from LPG to LNG. We own the majority of our fleet, but also operate gas tankers on behalf of other quality owners.
New corporate video showing about Emco Wheaton & TODO. See how they operate to provide their customers with their extensive product range, & the customer service they deliver. For more information on Emco Wheaton, visit www.emcowheaton.com.
Tank World 2014 saw 1,600+ attendees from across the Tank Storage industry, 50+ exhibitors, 30+ hours of free training workshops and one high-level strategic congress opened by the undersecretary of Ministry of Energy, UAE.
Recently, I was setting up the room for a training class at a new customer’s site, and one of the employees was lending a hand. Copies of regulations, note paper, my business cards, pens, pencils, highlighters, and of course, the obligatory W.E. Train Consulting branded giveaway, there was a lot to distribute.
“All things considered, the tank container industry is on a high at the moment. Although operators and lessors are caught in the grasp of keen competition, builders’ orderbooks are currently running fairly full and new depot facilities are springing up to cater for the repair and maintenance of these, the most expensive 20-foot ISO container units.”