Giant Aframax joins Dakota Tankers

One of the largest Aframax tankers ever built will join Dakota Tankers in Rotterdam later this month.  The 116,093 deadweight metric tons, wide body, shallow drafted M/T Houston Star was built by the historic Universal Shipbuilding Corporation in Tsu, Japan where it...

NGM Energy joins Dakota Tankers

Concord Maritime is pleased to announce that NGM Energy will place its M/T ‘Baroness’ into the Dakota Tankers Aframax pool after the vessel completes its current voyage to California next month.  The ‘Baroness’ was constructed at Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Japan, and...

Concord charters the M/T Pacific Sky

Concord charters in Istanbul-based Active Shipping’s 2009-STX built, 115,395-dwt M/T Pacific Sky for a 12-month period for deployment into the Dakota Tankers Aframax Pool.  The shallow drafted, large deadweight LR2 is ideally suited for busy oil facilities across the...

International Seaways to join Dakota Tankers

Concord Maritime is pleased to announce that International Seaways is joining the Dakota Tankers Aframax Pool with three Aframaxes in the coming days. This includes the M/T Seaways Redwood (112,792-dwt built-2013), the M/T Seaways Yellowstone (112,989-dwt built-2009),...

Tradewinds – Concord Maritime buys first vessel in Arcadia deal

by Joe Brady Ben Ognibene-led commercial management and pooling outfit will employ Samsung-built aframax in Dakota Tankers pool. Connecticut-based commercial manager Concord Maritime has bought its first vessel, taking Arcadia Maritime’s 115,900-dwt Aegean Blue (built...

M/T Star Osprey to join Dakota in October

Concord Maritime is pleased to announce the addition of Chartworld Maritime’s 114,809-dwt Aframax ‘Star Osprey’, Samsung-built 2003, to the Dakota Tankers pool.  The addition will increase the Dakota fleet size to ten vessels contributed by four partners including...