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Are You Smarter than a Seafarer

Are You Smarter than a Seafarer

The shipping industry needs the best and the brightest at the helm. This year, BW's quarterly magazine, World Horizon, highlights the strong Mathematics and Science background needed to be an officer onboard.

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Through the Wardrobe and into Narnia

Through the Wardrobe and into Narnia

Read about how this well-loved classic by C.S. Lewis can help us try and make sense of bankruptcy and contract laws. Contributed by Nicholas Fell, SVP (Corporate Services) and General Counsel.

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BW will be at Gastech 2015 in Singapore

BW will be at Gastech 2015 in Singapore

BW is pleased to participate at this year's Gastech, which will run from 27 to 30 October at the Singapore Expo. We will be at Hall 5, stand number B110. We will be conveniently located along the main thoroughfare called Gastech Boulevard, next to the delegate lunch area.

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Chairman's Message: Bridging Visions

Chairman's Message: Bridging Visions

One of our guiding principles is “Always trying to do better”. This idea of being ready to change and improve connects back to our founder Y.K. Pao, who built the world’s largest shipping fleet from scratch, downsized during the shipping crisis of the early 1980s, and diversified into new business areas before rebuilding the fleet again in the late 1980s.

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Chairman's Message: Energy Delivered

Chairman's Message: Energy Delivered

Energy is the backbone of the modern economy and underpins most things. In the hierarchy of needs, energy sits at the very foundation of the pyramid: food, shelter, warmth are all converted forms of energy. Most of us take it for granted, but would notice instantly if it were not available...

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BW Pavilion LNG names two LNG newbuildings

BW Pavilion LNG names two LNG newbuildings

BW Pavilion LNG Pte. Ltd., a joint venture (JV) between BW Group and Pavilion Energy, held a shipnaming ceremony today at Hyundai Heavy Industries Shipyard for two Singapore-flagged LNG newbuildings, the BW Pavilion Vanda and BW Pavilion Leeara.

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BW welcomes BW Egret and BW Falcon

BW welcomes BW Egret and BW Falcon

On 14 October, a shipnaming ceremony was organized for the first two of ten Medium Range (MR) Product Tankers from SPP Shipyard in Korea, BW Egret and BW Falcon.

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BW signs LNG shipbuilding contract with DSME

BW signs LNG shipbuilding contract with DSME

BW has signed shipbuilding contracts with Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. (DSME) for two Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers. The agreement with DSME includes options for additional vessels

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Chairman's Message: Progress and Development

Chairman's Message: Progress and Development

Chairman of BW Group Dr Helmut Sohmen reflects on progress and development of the Group in the second quarter of 2014.

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BW Zambesi transports first cargo of US condensate

BW Zambesi transports first cargo of US condensate

BW has been closely monitoring the development of challenges to the United States Crude Oil Export Ban under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act 1975. Recent developments in the US Congress and applicable US regulators, together with good relationships with customers provided clues that changes might be afoot

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