mergers and acquisitions

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BW Group takes majority stake in Epic Gas

Andreas Sohmen-Pao’s BW Group is on the acquisition trail again. Today it reported that it hadpurchased a 54.7% stake Epic Gas from key shareholders and launched an unconditional tender offer to acquire

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Korea shipbuilding mega merger hits a snag

A much ballyhooed potential merger of Korean shipbuilding giants Hyundai Heavy Industries and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) has run into a snag. Unionized workers at both shipbuilders are determined to

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American Queen Steamboat closes Victory acquisition

JANUARY 14, 2019 — New Albany, Indiana, headquartered American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC), a leader in U.S. overnight river cruising, reports closed on the purchase of the Victory I and sister ship

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Aquaculture acquisition: InnovaSea to buy Nortek Akvakultur

JANUARY 4, 2018 — Boston, MA, based InnovaSea Systems, which produces open-ocean fish farming systems, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Norway-based Nortek Akvakultur, a provider of environmental data to

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Capital Products to merge tankers into Diamond S

NOVEMBER 28, 2018 — Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) and privately held DSS Holdings L.P. have entered an agreement that will see Capital Products spin off its crude and product tanker

Tidewater, GulfMark merger creates OSV giant

NOVEMBER 15, 2018 — Offshore services giant Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) today announced the successful completion of its merger with GulfMark Offshore, Inc., after the relevant proposals were approved by over 99%

Kirby buying 27 tank barge CGBM fleet

NOVEMBER 13, 2018 — Kirby Corporation (NYSE: KEX) says it has signed an agreement to acquire substantially all of CGBM 100, LLC’s inland marine tank barge fleet for an undisclosed amount. Under