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VLCC

(naval architecture)
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Stifel analyst Ben Nolan said of the VLCC sector's abrupt turnaround, "What a difference a few weeks can make.
The ship is one of the national key research projects, her smooth homeward voyage marks the global first intelligent 300k DWT ultra large crude carrier has got through the baptism of deep sea, well ready for oceangoing, which not only has significance of milestone in the development of intelligent ships, also represent a new chapter for DSIC in construction of intelligent VLCCs.
There's no mistaking who Vandana Luthra is in the throng of VLCC staff, clients and well-wishers gathered for the launch of the new treatment.
This has prompted VLCCs to ballast to the Atlantic and cushioned the decline in rates in Persian Gulf market.
"A 46-strong VLCC fleet places us in an excellent position to pursue bigger growth opportunities as part of our long-term expansion strategy.
"A 46-strong VLCC fleet places Bahri in an excellent position to pursue bigger growth opportunities as part of our long-term expansion strategy.
Unipec, which markets most of the refinery's diesel cargoes, will load the VLCC with 10 parts per million (ppm) sulphur, which will meet Europe's summer specifications, the sources said.
The company plans to load one more VLCC with diesel.
VLCC currently operates 20 wellness centres across the UAE, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar and Kuwait.
VLCC has also been selling its range of skin care, hair care and body care products across GCC and launched these products in Saudi Arabia in 2014, which are available in leading retail chain stores across the country.
(NYSE: DHT) jointly announced the acquisition of BW Group's VLCC fleet by DHT.
(NYSE: GNRT), a United States-based provider of international seaborne crude oil transportation services, has taken delivery of the 'ECO' VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) the 'Gener8 Hector' on January 6, 2017 from Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines Inc.