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Capital Ship Management Corp. Takes Delivery of M/T ‘Amore Mio’

Capital Ship Management Corp. Takes Delivery of M/T ‘Amore Mio’

Τhe first of two ammonia and LNG fuel ready sister ships to be delivered in 2022.

Athens, Greece, August 9, 2022. Capital Ship Management Corp. (Capital) took successful delivery recently of the newbuilding vessel M/T ‘Amore Mio’, a 300,000 dwt, eco-type crude oil, scrubber fitted VLCC tanker, built by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries, South Korea. It is the first of two ammonia and LNG fuel ready sister ships to be delivered in 2022.

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Six Capital Vessels Enroll in the USCG QualShip 21 Program.

Six Capital Vessels Enroll in the USCG QualShip 21 Program.

Athens, Greece, August 5, 2022. Six tanker vessels managed by Capital Ship Management Corp., were enrolled in the QualShip 21 program by the U.S. Coast Guard.

Less than 20% of all foreign-flagged vessels that operate in the United States meet the strict eligibility requirements of this program by consistently maintaining an exceptional commitment to quality.

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Capital Ship Management Corp. and Lloyd’s Register explore the use of biofuels in pilot research project.

Capital Ship Management Corp. and Lloyd’s Register explore the use of biofuels in pilot research project.

Biofuel trials onboard Capital Ship Management Corp. (“Capital”) tanker to advance research for alternative fuels. 

Athens, Greece, June 8, 2022.  Capital and Lloyd’s Register (LR) will trial the use of biofuels in a new pilot project to support the maritime industry’s research for low to zero-carbon fuels in line with the IMO’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets. The trial will test biofuel-blended marine fuel on Capital managed 300k DWT crude tanker, Apollonas.

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Capital Ship Management to Drive Fleet Decarbonization with ABS 'My Digital Fleet' TM

Capital Ship Management to Drive Fleet Decarbonization with ABS 'My Digital Fleet' TM

Athens, Greece, June 8, 2022.  ABS and Capital Ship Management (Capital) have signed a landmark agreement to deploy ABS’ industry-leading digitalization and decarbonization platform in support of Capital’s sustainability strategy.

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Six Capital Vessels Enroll in the USCG QualShip 21 Program.

Six Capital Vessels Enroll in the USCG QualShip 21 Program.
Athens, Greece, January 27, 2022. Six tanker vessels managed by Capital Ship Management Corp., were recently enrolled in the QualShip 21 program by the U.S. Coast Guard.
 
Congratulations to the Masters, crews and onshore management team of M/T AITOLOS, M/T APOLLONAS, M/T ARISTIDIS, M/T ARISTOFANIS, M/T ARISTOKLIS and M/T ATROMITOS.
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Heidmar Inc & Capital Ship Management Corp. Announce Formation of a Joint Venture

Heidmar Inc & Capital Ship Management Corp. Announce Formation of a Joint Venture

Athens, Greece, January 6, 2022. Capital Ship Management Corp. ('Capital') and Heidmar Inc announced today the formation of a joint venture combining the long standing commercial strength of the two organizations in the tanker industry. All 32 tankers managed by Capital will be joining pools operated by Heidmar.

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Capital Ship Management Corp. is Commended for M/T 'Aristofanis' Successful Rescue Operation by the Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator

Capital Ship Management Corp. is Commended for M/T 'Aristofanis' Successful Rescue Operation by the Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator
Athens, Greece, December 10, 2021. The Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator commended the Master, Officers and Crew of M/T Aristofanis, managed by Capital Ship Management Corp. for the successful rescue of 153 persons on September 23, 2021 from a wooden vessel in distress, approximately 66 nautical miles SSW of Peloponnese in the south of Greece.
 
According to the Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator letter signed by William R. Gallagher, Senior Deputy Commissioner of Maritime Affairs: "the rapid response and professional actions taken by Captain Daniel Dumitru and the Crew of M/T Aristofanis are in keeping with the finest traditions of the sea”.  
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Capital receives Honorable Mention Award at the Tanker, Shipping and Trade Awards 2021

Capital receives Honorable Mention Award at the Tanker, Shipping and Trade Awards 2021

Athens, Greece, November 3, 2021. Capital Ship Management Corp. was awarded a Honorable Mention Award at the Tanker, Shipping and Trade Awards 2021 for the rescue by the Master and crew of M/T ‘Aristofanis’ of 153 persons on September 23 from a wooden vessel in distress, approximately 66 nautical miles SSW of Peloponnese in the South of Greece.

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Capital Ship Management Corp. is Commended for M/T 'Aristofanis' Successful Rescue Operation by the Hellenic Coast Guard

Capital Ship Management Corp. is Commended for M/T 'Aristofanis' Successful Rescue Operation by the Hellenic Coast Guard

Athens, Greece, October 15, 2021. The Hellenic Coast Guard commended the Master, Officers and Crew of M/T Aristofanis, managed by Capital Ship Management Corp. for the successful rescue of 153 persons on September 23, 2021 from a wooden vessel in distress, approximately 66 nautical miles SSW of Peloponnese in the south of Greece. 

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Capital Ship Management Corp. to Secure ABS Decarbonization Notations for Current Newbuild Tankers

Athens, Greece, October 6, 2021. Capital Ship Management Corp. ('Capital') in an industry first, is to secure ABS notations recognizing investment in decarbonization technologies for its newbuild orders for medium range tankers.
 
ABS developed the notations with Capital’s input during their extensive program of new construction projects. The HVSC-Ready notation is for vessels equipped for High Voltage Shore Connection systems to be installed in the future, and the Wind-Assist Ready notation is for vessels equipped for wind-assist equipment to be installed on board.
 
The notations, which can be applied to any vessel type, were developed to support industry decarbonization efforts and recognize sustainability investments.
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M/T 'Agisilaos' Crew Released

M/T 'Agisilaos' Crew Released

Athens, Greece, January 7, 2021. Capital Ship Management Corp.  is pleased to confirm that all four crew members taken from the Agisilaos (IMO: 9315745)  were released today, following the security incident onboard the vessel on November 29, 2020.

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M/T 'Agisilaos' Security Incident Update

M/T 'Agisilaos' Security Incident Update

Athens, Greece, November 30, 2020. Capital Ship Management Corp. confirms that at around 21:12 UTC on 29 November 2020 its managed vessel 'Agisilaos' (IMO: 9315745) was involved in a security incident whilst the vessel was transiting the Gulf of Guinea off the coast of Lome, Togo. We can confirm that the vessel was boarded and four crew members were taken from the vessel against their will.

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