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Running in commemoration of the International Seafarer’s Day

Running in commemoration of the International Seafarer’s Day

  Last weekend the 11th Filipino Association for Mariners’ Employment (FAME) Fun Run was held at Pasay City in the Philippines. Thirty employees from our Manila office joined the longest-running racing event in the maritime…

Klaveness Maritime Agency expands their crew management services

Klaveness Maritime Agency expands their crew management services

The Northsea Logic Credit. Nordic Maritime Crewing Services Klaveness Maritime Agency Inc. (KMAI) is delighted to announce that KMA in Manila is expanding their crew management services to include two new principals, Nordic Maritime Crewing…

Meet Klaveness at NorShipping next week

Meet Klaveness at NorShipping next week

  As Oslo becomes the world-summit for the shipping industry from May 30 until June 2, we hope to see you in Hall A at NorShipping.  Klaveness Digital will be hosting the Entrepreneur lounge in…

Klaveness to establish a temporary office in Tokyo for the next two weeks

Klaveness to establish a temporary office in Tokyo for the next two weeks

To strengthen our ties with our existing customers, and provide something extra to our customers based in Japan, we have decided to rent a serviced office in Tokyo between 15-26th of May to service both…

MV Ballard is ready to set sail

MV Ballard is ready to set sail

MV Ballard from naming ceremony on 21.04.2017 Credit: Ales Dohnal  Today the third CABU combination carrier ordered from Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding Co. Ltd  in 2013/2014 was delivered. The vessel is the sister vessel of MV…

We are proud to announce the release of CARGO 1.0

We are proud to announce the release of CARGO 1.0

  We believe that our industry will benefit greatly from increased collaboration, and that those who share, will be the ultimate winners. To facilitate sharing and simplify collaboration, Klaveness has developed a digital solution, called…

The Annual Senior Officers Conference – continuous improvement

The Annual Senior Officers Conference – continuous improvement

From Klaveness Ship Management Officers Conference 27-30 March, at New World Manila Bay hotel in Manila. The annual KSM Officers Conference include Senior Management on board Klaveness vessels and aim to make the life of…

Annual report 2016

Annual report 2016

High solidity and good liquidity was maintained in 2016 The markets where Torvald Klaveness operates continued to be challenging in 2016. Results for the combination carriers weakened compared to 2015, but were still satisfactory. The…

AS Klaveness Chartering is now TRACE certified

AS Klaveness Chartering is now TRACE certified

We are happy to announce that another Klaveness entity, AS Klaveness Chartering has been TRACE certified*. This is an important part of our efforts to certify key entities with TRACE International. AS Klaveness Chartering is…

Torvald Klaveness’ preliminary result for 2016

Torvald Klaveness’ preliminary result for 2016

Despite continued weak shipping markets Torvald Klaveness maintained a high solidity and good liquidity in 2016. The result was negatively impacted by impairment of container vessels and ended at a loss before tax (EBT) of…

Klaveness pool members get full market upside

Klaveness pool members get full market upside

The Baumarine Panamax and Post-Panamax pool members get the full market upside from ships traded in the spot market.  In Q4 2016, the pool result gave daily net earnings of USD 7800, and for December…

M Pallonji Logistics chose Baumarine for their new kamsarmax

M Pallonji Logistics chose Baumarine for their new kamsarmax

Klaveness is pleased to announce that M Pallonji Logistics  are entering the Baumarine pool with their new geared kamsarmax delivered from Yangzhi Jiang shipyard in China. M Pallonji Logistics is part of the Mumbay based…

Practical experience is priceless

Practical experience is priceless

  Sunu Kurian moved to Norway from India in 2013 to combine her passion for business and numbers with her passion for shipping. Her second Master’s degree in Maritime Management at the University College of…

Season’s greetings from Klaveness

Season’s greetings from Klaveness

Appointment of new Chief Financial Officer

Appointment of new Chief Financial Officer

Liv Dyrnes is appointed as new group CFO in Torvald Klaveness, and succeeds Rebekka Glasser Herlofsen who will become the CFO in WWL ASA.  Dyrnes takes up the CFO position as of 15th of February…

Annual Klaveness Forum 2016

Annual Klaveness Forum 2016

Market insight is crucial in a volatile and cyclical industry. It was therefore with great pleasure we welcomed our customers and partners to an arena for sharing of insights and fruitful discussions in London last…

Call notice for KSH01

Call notice for KSH01

Oslo 9 December 2016 – Call notice for “FRN Klaveness Ship Holding AS Senior Unsecured Bond Issue 2013/2018” with ISIN NO 0010675986 and ticker KSH01 PRO (the “Bond Issue or the “Bonds”) With reference to…

Notice from Bondholders’ Meeting

Notice from Bondholders’ Meeting

Notice from Bondholders’ Meeting – FRN Klaveness Ship Holding AS Senior Unsecured Bond Issue 2014/2020″ (ISIN NO 001070587.4) with ticker KSH02 PRO (the “Bond Issue” or the “Bonds”) Reference is made to the stock exchange notice…

Klaveness Ship Holding AS – successful placement of new senior unsecured bond issue

Klaveness Ship Holding AS – successful placement of new senior unsecured bond issue

Klaveness Ship Holding AS (“Klaveness”) has successfully completed a new senior unsecured bond issue of NOK 300 million, with a borrowing limit of NOK 500 million, and a maturity date in May 2021 with a…

Klaveness Ship Holding AS – contemplating new senior unsecured bond issue

Klaveness Ship Holding AS – contemplating new senior unsecured bond issue

Klaveness Ship Holding AS (“Klaveness” or the “Company”) is contemplating the issuance of a new senior unsecured bond issue with maturity in May 2021. Net proceeds from the new bond issue will be used for…

Klaveness continue growing its Dry Bulk activities

Klaveness continue growing its Dry Bulk activities

Some media sources have misinterpreted the sale of Kamsarmax vessel MV Bavang to mean that Klaveness is exiting the dry bulk shipping business. This is not correct and the reality is that we are growing….

Improving our Bulkhandling and Baumarine pools further

Improving our Bulkhandling and Baumarine pools further

Photo: MV Bakkedal Credit. Martin Wattum We have just concluded the Operations Meeting for the pool members in Bulkhandling and Baumarine. This time focusing on vessel performance monitoring, new and improved equipment for the cleaning…

Klaveness sells kamsarmax vessel

Klaveness sells kamsarmax vessel

A subsidiary of Klaveness Ship Holding AS has sold the kamsarmax vessel MV Bavang to Asian interests. Klaveness took delivery of the vessel from the yard in February 2016 and it was one out of…

It’s time for shipping to join efforts to combat climate change

It’s time for shipping to join efforts to combat climate change

We have co-signed an open letter together with several other players in the shipping industry, urging the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to take a proactive stand on climate change in shipping. Our hope is that IMO…

Klaveness at BI this week

Klaveness at BI this week

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Proud sponsor of incredible teamwork in the Rio games in 2016

Proud sponsor of incredible teamwork in the Rio games in 2016

Strandli and Brun teamed up in 2008 and have learnt that the key to great teamwork is the ability to keep a positive attitude under pressure. We met the two a few days after their…

EGD joins Klaveness as partner in the combination carriers

EGD joins Klaveness as partner in the combination carriers

EGD Shipholding AS joins Klaveness as partner in two combination carriers under construction in China. EGD Shipholding AS and a subsidiary of Klaveness Shipholding AS will own 50% each in the two vessels. The agreement…

Two Norwegian cadets to start their careers at sea in Klaveness

Two Norwegian cadets to start their careers at sea in Klaveness

Theis Arvesen (24) and Maren Paulsen (24) completed their degrees within the nautical sciences at the University College of Southeast Norway in 2016 and 2015. An agreement reached between the Norwegian Maritime Unions and the…

New Board Member of Board of Directors in Klaveness

New Board Member of Board of Directors in Klaveness

We are happy to announce that Tellef Thorleifsson joined the Board of Directors in Torvald Klaveness AS in June 2016, taking over for Baard Haugen who has been part of the Board since 2011. Tellef…

COSCO joins our Baumarine pool

COSCO joins our Baumarine pool

We are pleased to announce that COSCO has joined the Baumarine, with two post-panamax vessels. Klaveness has a history of more than 30 years in China, and look forward to working with one of the…

Jonas Gahr Støre shows strong interest in Klaveness’ digital initiatives

Jonas Gahr Støre shows strong interest in Klaveness’ digital initiatives

Gearing up to the upcoming multidisciplinary maritime conference at NTNU about ocean space 12th of May, Jonas Gahr Støre (Ap), Leader of the Labour party in Norway came to visit Klaveness on April 20th. Støre…

Maybe unpredictable but certainly cool …

Maybe unpredictable but certainly cool …

Lasse Kristoffersen’s speach at the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association Annual Conference 2016 Digitization in Shipping Please find the full video presentation here

Delivery of the new kamsarmax bulk carrier MV “Bavang”

Delivery of the new kamsarmax bulk carrier MV “Bavang”

On the 23rd of February, Klaveness took delivery of the new kamsarmax bulk carrier MV “Bavang” from Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (YZJ) in China. The vessel represents the latest in fuel efficiency and will be employed in…

Klaveness supports Norwegian rowers ahead of Rio 2016

Klaveness supports Norwegian rowers ahead of Rio 2016

Klaveness are proud to support Norwegian elite rowers Kristoffer Brun and Are Strandli, competing in the men’s lightweight double sculls and representing Norway in this year’s Summer Olympics in Rio. They have been part of…

Torvald Klaveness’ preliminary result for 2015

Torvald Klaveness’ preliminary result for 2015

Despite weakening shipping markets Torvald Klaveness delivered a stable underlying EBITDA, and maintained a high solidity and good liquidity in 2015. The sale of the five selfunloader vessels towards the end of the year will…

Klaveness orders more specialized vessels

Klaveness orders more specialized vessels

Klaveness orders more specialized vessels Klaveness, through a wholly owned subsidiary of Klaveness Ship Holding AS, has entered into a contract with Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd in China for an order of three…

Klaveness to sell its selfunloader vessels

Klaveness to sell its selfunloader vessels

Klaveness to sell its selfunloader vessels A subsidiary of Klaveness Ship Holding AS (KSH), Klaveness Selfunloaders AS, has reached agreement to sell its five self-unloading bulk carriers to affiliates of Algoma Central Corporation and The…