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Jan 29th, 2017

Ardmore presents at the 15th Vessel Efficiency & Fuel Management Summit

Ardmore’s Technical Manager Garry Noonan, presented at this year’s 15th Vessel Efficiency & Fuel Management Summit. The event, which took place last week in London, brought together key industry stakeholders concerned with the main challenges facing the industry, including the changing regulatory environment as well as the new and existing technologies that are enabling owners […]


Dec 23rd, 2016

Liwen Zhang joins the Ardmore financial team

Ardmore Shipping Corporation is pleased to announce that Liwen Zhang has been appointed to work with the company’s financial team as Financial Accountant. Liwen is a Chartered Accountant with a strong background in shipping, having previously worked in various accounting and financial reporting roles within the industry. Most recently, Liwen worked with Berge Bulk in […]


Dec 19th, 2016

Ardmore appoints Regional Operations Manager to Houston office

Ardmore Shipping Corporation is pleased to welcome James (Jim) Monigan as Regional Operations Manager, based in Houston. In his new role, Jim will be responsible for managing Ardmore’s spot trading vessels currently operating in the west region. Jim will also be working closely with Chartering Manager Holly Cummings, to provide support for Ardmore’s chartering activities […]


Dec 12th, 2016

Ardmore appoints new Marine Personnel Manager

Ardmore recently welcomed Celia Kang to the team as Marine Personnel Manager. Celia holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Banking, and joins the operations team in Singapore with 10 years of experience in the maritime industry. In her previous role, Celia worked for Thome Ship Management for over seven years. During […]


Nov 2nd, 2016

Ardmore Shipping completes deliveries of eco-design MR product/chemical tankers

Ardmore Shipping has successfully completed the delivery of all six MR product / chemical tankers that it agreed to acquire earlier this year. The sister ships are 49,500 deadweight tonne (DWT) Eco-Design IMO 2/3 MR product / chemical tankers constructed in Korea by STX Offshore and Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. The first delivery in mid September […]


Oct 13th, 2016

Ardmore selects UK P&I Club

Ardmore Shipping has selected the UK P&I Club as its second P&I club. On the back of the steady growth in the size of the Ardmore fleet, which now stands at 27 ships, Ardmore decided to select a second club to provide Protection and Indemnity cover. Commenting on the decision, Georgina Alderman, Ardmore’s Marine and […]


Oct 7th, 2016

Ardmore appoints Jorge Lavin as Financial Controller

Ardmore Shipping Corporation is pleased to announce that Jorge Lavin has been appointed as company Financial Controller. In his new position, Jorge is closely involved in helping Ardmore to meet its financial reporting requirements, preparing internal reporting for Ardmore’s senior management team and Board of Directors, and managing the Ardmore’s cash management system. Jorge trained […]


Oct 4th, 2016

Ardmore CEO Anthony Gurnee joins panel debate at ICS International Shipping Conference

On 7th September 2016, Ardmore Shipping CEO, Anthony Gurnee, spoke on the closing panel at the ICS International Shipping Conference held at the British Library. The panel was titled ‘Overcapacity – Assessing the Collective Interest’, and moderated by TradeWinds Editor-in-Chief, Julian Bray. The one-day conference organised by The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the principal […]


Jun 17th, 2016

Ardmore welcomes senior officers to Ireland

Ardmore welcomed many of its senior officers to Ireland last month for its Senior Officers Conference. Drawn from the senior ranks of those serving across Ardmore’s fleet, including vessels managed by Thome and Univan Anglo-Eastern, the conference brought together serving officers and Ardmore’s shore-based team for three days of learning, team-building and socialising. Participants were […]


Jun 7th, 2016

Ardmore Shipping Announces Agreement to Acquire Six Eco-Design MR Product/Chemical Tankers

Ardmore Shipping announced that it has reached agreement to acquire six modern, Eco-Design MR product/chemical tankers for an aggregate purchase price of $172.5 million. The vessels, which have an average age of 2.4 years, are scheduled to be delivered to Ardmore on a charter-free basis between September and October 2016. The acquisition will expand Ardmore’s […]


Jun 1st, 2016

Ardmore moves to new Cork office

Ardmore Shipping’s Principal Operating Office has relocated to central Cork. The new, larger office is at One Albert Quay in the city centre, adjacent to the Port of Cork. The new office will accommodate Ardmore’s growing team of chartering, operations, legal, administrative and finance personnel. You can learn more about the Ardmore team here.  The […]


May 15th, 2016

Mark Cameron joins Carbon War Room Shipping Operation Advisory Board

Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, has joined global NGO Carbon War Room’s Shipping Operation Advisory Board. The aim of the Advisory Board is to lend industry insight to the maritime sector and support its efforts to reduce carbon emissions in an efficient and cost-effective manner. It comprises six leading industry figures, with backgrounds spanning […]


May 1st, 2016

Ardmore COO joins Board of Directors for West of England P&I

Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, has joined the 26-strong Board of West of England P&I Club. The West of England has provided insurance services to shipowners, charterers and operators for over 150 years and Board members are chosen from among the Club’s Members to oversee and direct the Club’s business. The current directors represent […]


Apr 18th, 2016

Ardmore leads green technology debate at European Marine Engineering Conference

Ardmore Shipping COO Mark Cameron, took part in The Doug Woodyard Memorial Debate during this year’s European Marine Engineering Conference in Amsterdam. The conference sought to address the operational, technological and engineering challenges facing ship operators today.


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Mar 23rd, 2016

Ardmore COO Mark Cameron joins panel at GST Conference

Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, participated in an industry roundtable at the 13th Annual Green Ship Technology conference (GST) held from 15-18th of March in Copenhagen.


Nov 24th, 2015

Ardmore Chippewa and Ardmore Seahawk Join Ardmore Fleet

Ardmore Shipping Corporation today announced that its latest two newbuild vessels, the Ardmore Chippewa and the Ardmore Seahawk, were delivered by Fukuoka Shipbuilding Co. Ltd and SPP Shipbuilding Co. Ltd on 13th November 2015 and 16th November 2015 respectively. The Ardmore Seahawk is a 49,999 DWT IMO 2/3 product and chemical tanker built in Korea, […]


Aug 17th, 2015

Ardmore Seawolf Joins Ardmore Fleet

Ardmore Shipping Corporation today announced that its latest newbuild vessel, the Ardmore Seawolf, was delivered by SPP Shipbuilding from the Sacheon shipyard in Korea on 13th August 2015. The Ardmore Seawolf is a 49,999 DWT IMO 3 product and chemical tanker. Her addition to the Ardmore fleet increases the number of Ardmore vessels on the […]


Jul 23rd, 2015

Ardmore Chinook Joins Ardmore Fleet

Ardmore Shipping Corporation today announced that its latest newbuild vessel, the Ardmore Chinook, was delivered by Fukuoka Shipbuilding Co. Ltd from their Nagasaki shipyard in Japan on 17th July 2015. The Ardmore Chinook is a 25,000 DWT IMO 2 product and chemical tanker. Her addition to the Ardmore fleet increases the number of Ardmore vessels […]


Jun 30th, 2015

Ardmore Seafox Joins Ardmore Fleet

Ardmore Shipping Corporation today announced that its latest newbuild vessel, the Ardmore Seafox, was delivered by SPP Shipbuilding Co., Ltd (“SPP Shipbuilding”) from the Sacheon shipyard in Korea on 25th June 2015. The Ardmore Seafox is a 49,999 DWT IMO 3 product and chemical tanker, and her addition to the Ardmore fleet increases the number […]


Jun 25th, 2015

Ardmore Shipping Supports IMO Day of The Seafarer 2015

To mark the IMO’s Day of the Seafarer and this year’s theme of ‘Careers at Sea’, Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, shares his thoughts on Ardmore’s approach to supporting its sea staff and the skills required by today’s seafarers. “From day one, we have considered every one of our seafarers to be an ambassador […]


Jun 2nd, 2015

Ardmore Sealion Joins the Ardmore Fleet

The Ardmore Sealion has been delivered to Ardmore Shipping from SPP Shipbuilding Co., Ltd (“SPP Shipbuilding”) from the Goseong shipyard in Korea on 26th May 2015. The Ardmore Sealion is a 49,999 DWT IMO 3 product and chemical tanker. She joins the Ardmore fleet, which now has nineteen vessels on the water. Technical management of […]


Apr 29th, 2015

Ardmore Shipping Announces First Quarter 2015 Conference Call and Webcast

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company plans to announce its first quarter 2015 earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 and will host a conference call later in the day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call and slide presentation […]


Apr 8th, 2015

Ardmore Cheyenne Joins The Ardmore Fleet

The Ardmore Cheyenne has been delivered to Ardmore Shipping from Fukuoka Shipyard in Nagasaki, Japan. The Ardmore Cheyenne is a 25,000 DWT IMO 2 product and chemical tanker. She joins her sister vessel, the Ardmore Cherokee, in the Ardmore fleet, which is now eighteen vessels strong, with a total tonnage of 718,000 DWT. Technical management […]


Apr 2nd, 2015

Mark Cameron joins Judging Panel for Green Ship Technology Awards

The annual Green Ship Technology Conference took place last month in Copenhagen and Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, joined the Judging Panel for the GST Awards.


Apr 2nd, 2015

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Dividend Reinvestment Plan


Feb 27th, 2015

Ardmore Defender And Ardmore Dauntless Delivered

Ardmore Shipping has taken delivery of the Ardmore Dauntless and the Ardmore Defender from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (“HMD”) in Korea. The two ships are 37,000 deadweight tonne (“DWT”) IMO 2 product and chemical tankers.   The Ardmore Dauntless was delivered to Ardmore Shipping from HMD earlier this month and the Ardmore Defender, her sister ship, […]


Jan 28th, 2015

Ardmore Shipping Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Conference Call and Webcast

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company plans to announce its fourth quarter and full year 2014 earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 and will host a conference call later in the day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call […]


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Jan 15th, 2015

Ardmore Shipping CEO Anthony Gurnee on CNBC Closing Bell

Ardmore Shipping CEO Anthony Gurnee discusses developing product tanker trends and the strong winter rate environment with Kelly Evans and the CNBC Closing Bell panel


Jan 7th, 2015

Ardmore Shipping CEO Anthony Gurnee on Bloomberg TV’s Countdown

Ardmore Shipping CEO Anthony Gurnee discusses the upswing in the tanker rate environment and how the oil price drop has been ‘icing on the cake’ for the tanker industry


Jan 6th, 2015

Delivery of the Ardmore Cherokee

Ardmore Shipping has taken delivery of the ‘Ardmore Cherokee’. Built at Fukoaka Shipbuilding in Japan, the Ardmore Cherokee is a 25,000 DWT IMO II product and chemical tanker. She becomes the fifteenth vessel to join Ardmore’s fleet on the water, where she has been placed under the technical management of Thome Ship Management.


Nov 20th, 2014

Ardmore speak at Tanker Shipping & Trade 2014 Conference

Mark Cameron, Ardmore Shipping’s COO, was among the speakers at this year’s Tanker Shipping & Trade Conference.


Nov 6th, 2014

Ardmore joins the panel at Ship Finance Conference

Anthony Gurnee, CEO of Ardmore Shipping, took part in a panel discussion at the 27th Annual Ship Finance & Investment Conference on public and private ownership.


Nov 4th, 2014

Ardmore at Shipping & Offshore CSR Forum

Gerry Docherty, Ardmore Shipping’s Director of Technical Services, participated in a panel discussion on the topic of Best Industry Practices – the Importance of Safety & Quality Culture’.


Nov 4th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Three and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014, Provides an Update on Financing, and Announces a $20 Million Share Repurchase Plan


Oct 15th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Declaration of Dividend

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2014.


Oct 7th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping at Fathom Ship Efficiency Conference 2014

Speaking at last week’s Ship Efficiency Conference in London, Mark Cameron, COO of Ardmore Shipping, gave delegates an insight into how Ardmore Shipping is unlocking the potential of vessel performance management to maximise operational efficiencies.


Sep 30th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping joins the Trident Alliance

Ardmore Shipping has joined the Trident Alliance and pledged its support for the effective enforcement of the regulations on maritime sulphur emissions.


Jul 29th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Three and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014.


Jul 25th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Second Quarter 2014 Conference Call and Webcast

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company plans to announce its second quarter 2014 earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 and will host a conference call later in the day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call and slide presentation will […]


Jul 25th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Completes Debt Financing for Three Recent Acquisitions

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed agreements to upsize its existing senior loan facility with ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Nordea Bank Finland Plc, and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (“SEB”). The total amount available under the facility has been increased by $53 million to $225 million.


Jul 20th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping signs up to Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

Ardmore Shipping Ltd has signed up as a member of the Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN).


Jul 15th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Declaration of Dividend

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. The cash dividend is payable on August 14, 2014 to all shareholders of record on July 31, 2014.


Jun 26th, 2014

Delivery of the Ardmore Endeavour

Ardmore Shipping is pleased to announce the delivery of the ‘Ardmore Endeavour’.
The vessel is a 2013 STX (KOREA) built 50,000 DWT IMO Type II oil/chemical tanker. She joins Ardmore’s fleet of mid-sized product and chemical tankers, where she has been placed under the technical management of Univan Ship Management.


Jun 25th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping proud to support Day of the Seafarer

Ardmore Shipping is once again happy to show its support for the Day of the Seafarer, celebrated today by the International Maritime Organisation and the global shipping community. The international shipping industry not only underpins the global economy, but supports every aspect of our lives, whether it is the food and drink that we consume, […]


Jun 10th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Acquisition of Two MR Product Tankers

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of two second-hand 47,500 Dwt MR product tankers built in 2008 at Onomichi Dockyard Co. Ltd., Japan for a purchase price of $23 million each.


May 27th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Acquisition of Eco-design MR Tanker

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of a 49,997 Dwt Eco-design product and chemical tanker built in July 2013 at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., South Korea, for a purchase price of $36 million.


May 23rd, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Signs Agreement for $39 Million Credit Facility with Credit Agricole

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed a loan agreement for a new $39 million credit facility with Credit Agricole CIB.


May 19th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping to Host Investor and Analyst Event on May 29, 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that it will host an investor and analyst meeting on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. Eastern Time in New York City.


May 13th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Financial Results for First Quarter 2014

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2014.


May 7th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces First Quarter 2014 Conference Call and Webcast

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company plans to announce its first quarter 2014 earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 and will host a conference call later in the day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference call and slide presentation will […]


Apr 24th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Filing of 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (the “Company”) announced today that it has filed its 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”).


Apr 15th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Declaration of Dividend

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. The cash dividend is payable on May 15, 2014 to all shareholders of record on April 30, 2014.


Mar 17th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Closing of Over-Allotment Option

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (the “Company”) announced today that it has closed the sale of 1,050,000 of its common shares pursuant to an over-allotment option granted to the underwriters in connection with the Company’s previously announced follow-on offering. The Company previously closed the sale of its public offering of 7,000,000 shares of common stock on March […]


Mar 6th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Successfully Prices Upsized Public Offering of its Common Stock

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (the “Company”) announced the pricing of its upsized public offering of 7,000,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share, at $13.50 per share, from the previously announced 6,000,000 shares.


Mar 3rd, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Launches Public Offering of its Common Stock

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (the “Company”) announced today the commencement of an underwritten offering of 6,000,000 shares of its common stock. The proceeds of the offering are expected to be used to acquire additional vessels in line with the Company’s strategy and to provide cash for general corporate purposes.


Feb 13th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Corporation Announces Financial Results for Year and Fourth Quarter 2013

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced results for the twelve and three months ended December 31, 2013


Feb 10th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Conference Call and Webcast

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company plans to announce its fourth quarter and full year 2013 earnings before the market opens on Thursday, February 13, 2014 and will host a conference call later in the day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  


Feb 4th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Provides Update on Bank Financing

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed a commitment letter for a new $172 million credit facility with ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Nordea Bank Finland Plc, and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (“SEB”).


Jan 21st, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Expansion of Operating Fleet

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that, on January 17, 2014, it took delivery of the newbuilding Ardmore Seavantage, a 49,999 Dwt IMO 3 Eco-design MR product and chemical tanker built at SPP Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. in South Korea.


Jan 15th, 2014

Ardmore Shipping Announces Declaration of Dividend

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE:ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share for the quarter ended December 31, 2013.




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Jun 25th, 2013

Why we’re supporting the Day of the Seafarer

Ardmore Shipping is proud to support the IMO’s ‘Day of the Seafarer’ taking place today.


Jun 10th, 2013

Ardmore Seaventure delivered to Ardmore and chartered to Cargill

Ardmore Shipping takes delivery of 49,999 dwt IMO 3 Tanker from SPP Shipbuilding; immediately chartered to Cargill.


Jun 7th, 2013

SkySails helping Ardmore Shipping to set new standards in fuel and operational efficiency

It is no secret that fuel efficiency and operational excellence are the keys to economic success in the maritime industry. Ardmore Shipping is embracing this challenge with the help of an innovative performance monitoring system from German manufacturer SkySails.


Feb 26th, 2013

Ardmore names newbuild vessels and delivers Ardmore Seavaliant to Cargill

Ardmore Shipping has celebrated the naming ceremonies for its first two newbuild vessels, the Ardmore Seaventure and the Ardmore Seavaliant, at SPP Shipbuilding, Korea.


Jan 17th, 2013

New Positions for Gerry Docherty and Paul Tivnan

Ardmore Shipping has marked the New Year with promotions and new positions for Gerry Docherty and Paul Tivnan.


Aug 10th, 2012

Ardmore completes Keel Laying Ceremony on new MR Tanker

Ardmore Shipping Ltd has completed the Keel Laying Ceremony of the first of four MR product tankers at SPP Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Sacheon City, South Korea. This marks a key stage in the construction of the vessel and is a landmark event for Ardmore Shipping, with the keel being the first of its new construction…


Jul 31st, 2012

Ardmore Seafarer on charter to Itochu Enex

Twelve months timecharter cover has been secured for the ‘Ardmore Seafarer’ at market levels to Itochu Enex. The Ardmore Seafarer is a 45,744 dwt Japanese-built product tanker.


Jun 25th, 2012

Ardmore supporting IMO’s Day of the Seafarer

Ardmore Shipping is proud to support the IMO’s ‘Day of the Seafarer’ taking place today. As a shipping company who has a number of ex Seafarers now employed ashore, Ardmore understands the importance of our seafarers and the dedication, professionalism and integrity that they demonstrate day-in, day-out.


Mar 29th, 2012

Ardmore Shipping at 2012 Motorship Conference

Presenting at The Motorship’s ‘Propulsion & Emissions Conference 2012’, Ardmore Shipping’s Gerry Docherty delivered a clear message to delegates on the importance of the human component in technical performance management. The theme for the conference was the need for the shipping industry to prepare for the impending 2015 sulphur regulations, which will see far tighter.