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  • Disruptive technology key to Wärtsilä's future, CEO says
    March 24, 2017 3:19:00 PM

    Disruptive technology will change the maritime industry and traditional, but forward-thinking companies and their management teams are looking to ride the wave of change by reinventing themselves, according to Jaakko Eskola.
  • Farstad, Solstad, and Deep Sea Supply boards approve merger
    March 24, 2017 3:02:00 PM

    A plan to merge Farstad Shipping, Solstad Offshore, and Deep Sea Supply (DEESC), three OSV owners that are all listed in Oslo, to a new company with a fleet of about 150 vessels has moved ahead with the three companies’ boards signing the merger plan.
  • BW Group could replicate VLCC deal for product tankers
    March 24, 2017 2:34:00 PM

    The sale of BW Group’s 11 strong VLCC fleet to DHT Holdings in a cash and share deal unveiled on 23 March might work as a template for BW Pacific, the group's product tanker unit, should it wish to revive a plan to take it public.

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