Croatia-based DIV Group has acquired Norwegian shipyard Kleven Verft from expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten.
Greece-based commercial ship management company Signal Maritime Services has signed an agreement with Heidmar to manage a joint tanker fleet using its technology and analytical capabilities.
TOP Ships has acquired 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of the Marshall Islands-based companies Santa Catalina and Santa Monica.
Greek shipping firm Capital Product Partners (CPP) has acquired three container vessels from Capital Maritime & Trading in a $162.6m deal.
Rotterdam Port Fund has acquired a stake in the Dutch ship hull cleaning services provider Fleet Cleaner for an undisclosed sum.
Cargotec division Navis has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of New Zealand-based Jade Logistics.
Danish shipping company Norden has formed a partnership with Kvasir Technologies to develop sustainable ship biofuel from plant material.
Two of the largest shipbuilders in Japan Imabari Shipbuilding and Japan Marine United (JMU) are planning to form a capital and business alliance.
Bermuda-based oil shipping firm Frontline has signed a $544m sale and leaseback agreement with China’s ICBC Financial Leasing (ICBCL) for Trafigura tankers.
Greek dry cargo vessel operator Navios Maritime Partners has reached an agreement to liquidate Navios Europe I.