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Ocean Yield dives into chemships - 01/04/2015

Ocean Yield ASA has made a move into the chemical tanker market with a $307m deal to acquire eight vessels under construction for Navig8 Chemical Tankers.

KM plans more Canadian crude storage - 31/03/2015

Kinder Morgan and Keyera Corp have set up a 50/50 joint venture to build a new crude oil storage terminal in Edmonton, Alberta.

Avance has trouble with VLGC newbuild - 29/03/2015

Avance Gas has put its newbuild VLGC Monsoon into drydock, less than three months after taking delivery.

Say hello to Helios LPG - 27/03/2015

Helios LPG Pool, a joint venture between Dorian LPG and Phoenix Tankers, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui OSK Lines, will start operations next week.

Odfjell opens in Tianjin - 25/03/15

Odfjell Nangang Terminals (Tianjin) (ONTT) has opened for business. The new terminal received its first cargo, a shipment of lube oils for Shell, aboard the 6,000 dwt FC Gloria at the weekend.

CLH wins UK pipeline auction - 23/03/15

CLH has acquired the Government Pipeline and Storage System (GPSS) from the UK government for £82m.

NewPort new in Mumbai - 19/03/15

NewPort Tank Containers has opened an office in Mumbai, India, to support its global growth strategy.

Brenntag stays firm - 19/03/15

Brenntag has posted a 2014 post-tax profit of €339.7m, up 0.2% on the prior year's figure of €338.9m, from sales worth just over €10bn, themselves up 2.5% from €9.8bn.

LBC firms Rotterdam expansion - 19/03/15

LBC Tank Terminals and the Port of Rotterdam have agreed to build a new jetty at the LBC terminal in Botlek.

Talke takes lead on Middle East SQAS - 18/03/15

Talke has completed its first warehouse assessments according to the new Gulf SQAS audits.

2 panel discussions confirmed at Chemical Shipping Conference - 16/03/15

2 panel discussions confirmed at Chemical Shipping Conference in Houston 16-17 June find out more http://bit.ly/1LvsWol #icis

CDGP certification accredited by ANSI - 15/03/15

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has granted accreditation under ISO/IEC 17024:2003 for the Certified Dangerous Goods Professional (CDGP) programme.

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