New VLCC with 15-Year Charter Joins Ocean Yield

first_imgNorway-based shipping company Ocean Yield has taken delivery of the very large crude carrier (VLCC) Nissos Santorini. The vessel was delivered from the South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries and is the third in a series of four VLCCs that will be delivered to the company in 2019.Upon delivery, the ship commenced a 15-year bareboat charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp with a 5-year sub-charter to Koch Shipping Pte. Ltd.Okeanis Eco Tankers, established in 2018 by the Alafouzos family, has seven tankers built between 2015 to 2018 and eight VLCCs scheduled for delivery in 2019.last_img

Clubs gearing up for Tipp Senior Football quarter-finals

first_imgKelly knows his team will have to be at their best to advance to the semi final stage of the competition.He says Thomas McDonaghs will want to give a good account of themselves – but wants his side to go into the game in a relaxed manner. Thomas McDonagh’s selector Eamon Kelly is wary of the threat Killenaule pose in this Sunday’s County Senior Football Quarter Final.The North combination will be seeking to cause an upset against the South Champion’s when the sides meet in Templemore next weekend.Killenaule are in a strong run of form having topped their group in the competition and beating Clonmel Commercials in the South decider last month.last_img