Cancelled Vroon AHTS resold in China

An anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel cancelled by Vroon in 2017 has been resold in China. VesselsValue said the 85-bp VOS Charm has fetched $9.5m from an undisclosed buyer at the Fujian Southeast shipyard. The company values the unit at $9.76m. The ship is listed by Clarksons as due for delivery in August this year. It is one of four AHTS ships and two platform supply vessels cancelled by…

March 22, 2019

Bulkers Shipbroking split spawns new S&P and newbuild brokerage in Greece

Shipbroker Koulis Theodorakakos, co-founder of Bulkers Shipbroking Co, has left the company, taking another four of its employees into a new shipbroking venture with him. Anchor Shipbroking Inc, the new outfit he founded, has started operations in Piraeus. Theodorakakos’s partners in the venture are Michael Spiliopoulos, Kostas Theodorakakos, John Tsigaridis and Stavros Zaglakas – all formerly at Bulkers Shipbroking. They are joined by Constantine Tzavelas, former head of the sale…

March 21, 2019