Huge fire engulfs oil tanker in Venezuela.
Image Credit: Twitter Account TankerTrackers.com Huge fire engulfed an oil tanker during cargo operations at the Guaragao oil refinery in Venezuela. The loading arm snapped for unknown reason during the […]
Iran seizes two Greek ships.
Image Credit: Paillete Sylvain. Yesterday, Iran seized two Greek Suezmax crude oil ships in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Iran. The ships captured by the Iranian navy are […]
Iran says it foiled a US attempt to steal Iranian oil in the Sea of Oman- US officials deny it happening.
Image Credit: Fars News Agency On Wednesday, the Iranian navy said it managed to foil a US attempt to steal its oil tanker that was traversing through the Sea of […]
Iranian navy foils a pirate attack on one of its own oil tankers.
Image Credit: Iranpress.com On Monday morning the Iranian navy managed to thwart a pirate attack on an Iranian oil tanker which was enroute to the Gulf of Aden before having […]
Explosion on a ship docked in Latakia, Syria.
Image Credit: Twitter On Tuesday afternoon, local sources said that an explosion occured in a commercial ship docked in Latakia, Syria. The ship was undergoing maintenance. According to tankertrackers.com, which […]
China continues its purchase of oil from Iran and Venezuela.
Image Credit: © Jon Nazca/Reuters China has purchased more oil from heavily sanctioned Venezuela and Iran, as oil prices continue to soar. This will serve as a test for the […]
Russian company, Rosneft, starts works on Mega Arctic Oil Project.
Image Credit: artic.ru The Russian company, Rosneft is due to begin work on a Mega Arctic Oil Project also known as the Vostok Project. It is believed that there is […]
Iran sends the biggest fleet of oil tankers to Venezuela.
Image Credit: Reuters/Miraflores Palace In constant defiance of US sanctions, Iran sent a large fleet of oil tankers of around ten ships. This is considered the largest fleet ever to […]
Venezuelan oil tanker undergoing repairs in Cuba.
Image Credit: maritime-connector.com A Venezuelan oil tanker has been found to be docked in Cuba for repairs, after it suffered a fire while it was discharging last week. The Panama-flagged […]