Archive for the ‘Ship Conversions’ Category

Working together to provide Damen’s Green Solutions

Working together to provide Damen’s Green Solutions
Marcel Karsijns (Managing Director of Damen Green Solutions), Kees Jan Groen (Commercial Director at Damen Shiprepair & Conversion) Highlighting the benefits of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion’s retrofit experience Bringing together the experience and knowledge of two Damen companies is the close...
April 21st, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Gibdock secures Quality and Environmental recognition

Gibdock secures Quality and Environmental recognition
Gibdock aerial view After an intensive 10-month review and upgrade of operating processes across the company, Gibdock has made the transition from ISO 9001:2008 to the new ISO 9001:2015 quality management standard, and from ISO 14001:2008 to the ISO 14001:2015 environmental standard. The Gibraltar yard...
April 19th, 2017 | Environment, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of BWMS

Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of BWMS
Wärtsilä Aquarius Ready product image, Ballast Water Management Wärtsilä working with shipyards to ease retrofitting of Ballast Water Management systems Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade press release, 10 April 2017 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä is in the process of signing agreements...
April 10th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque completes major refurbishment of floating dock

Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque completes major refurbishment of floating dock
First row: Benjamin Prince (Regional councillor Hauts-de-France), Xavier Bertrand (President of Region Hauts-de-France), Inès Rabenja (Economical & Financial General Controller), Jean Pierre Decool (MP) – Second row: Franck Dhersin (Regional councillor Hauts-de-France), Patrice Vergriete (President...
April 5th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval

Damen InvaSave external ballast water treatment system receives IMO type approval
Damen’s InvaSave team are proud to announce the IMO type approval of their innovative ballast water treatment solution Damen’s award-winning, mobile, ballast water treatment system has received IMO type approval. An external ballast water treatment unit designed primarily for use in ports and harbours,...
March 21st, 2017 | Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Seven Seas Voyager equipped with Evac’s wastewater treatment systems

Seven Seas Voyager equipped with Evac’s wastewater treatment systems
The Seven Seas Voyager Retrofits are never easy, but getting them right through your selection of partners is critical to keep a vessel profitable. Regent Seven Seas Cruises is a six-star-plus cruise line. Its vessels boast the highest standards for their guests, plus the latest in technology in every...
February 22nd, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions | Read More

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016
Los Angeles Spirit, bought by Teekay Tankers in 2016, at Lisnave. Europe’s biggest shiprepair yard, Lisnave, achieved positive results in 2016 although it was another difficult year for providers of such activity on a global scale. The yard’s directors noted that the sector was strongly affected...
February 21st, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

First collaboration for Sydney City Marine and Damen

First collaboration for Sydney City Marine and Damen
Sydney City Marine has completed its first maintenance docking of a Damen vessel since the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Damen Shipyards Group last year. The works signify the successful cooperation between Damen Services in the Netherlands, the Damen Service Hub in Brisbane and...
February 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen takes position in the Caribbean

Damen takes position in the Caribbean
… Following the agreement made between the Government of Curaçao and Damen Shipyards Group in September last year, Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has taken over the management of the Curaçao Droogdok Maatschappij (CDM) as of February 1st, 2017. The location will continue its activities...
February 3rd, 2017 | Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT
Commemorative Photo with the Project Management Team from MISC Offshore Business, MHB and AET. MISC BERHAD HOSTS COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY FOR FSO BENCHAMAS 2 PROJECT MISC Berhad (“MISC”) today celebrated the commencement of FSO Benchamas 2 conversion, in a ceremony at MMHE West Yard, Pasir Gudang. In...
January 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Harris PYE begins work on Kinshorn Port dry dock gates

Harris PYE begins work on Kinshorn Port dry dock gates
Kishorn Port Dry Dock © Kishorn Port Today (9 January) sees Harris Pye, the global engineering group, begin work on refurbishing the historic dock gates at Kishorn Port, last opened nearly 25 years ago. This will be the first step in making them, and the Kishorn dry-dock, operational once more.  The...
January 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

Wärtsilä carries out fast and efficient repowering of Italian ferry Moby Zaza

Wärtsilä carries out fast and efficient repowering of Italian ferry Moby Zaza
The “Moby Zaza” Wärtsilä Corporation,  5 January 2017 at 11 am EET – The Italian ferry company Moby S.p.A has chosen Wärtsilä to carry out the repowering of its passenger ferry MV Moby Zaza. Wärtsilä was chosen as a partner because of its ability to provide the fastest delivery...
January 5th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder

René Berkvens receives KIVI Honorary Medal for outstanding work as a shipbuilder
  Micaela dos Ramos (Director Koninklijk Instituut Van Ingenieurs (KIVI)), René Berkvens (CEO of Damen Shipyards Group), Edward Heerema (CEO Allseas). On December 21, René Berkvens, CEO of Damen Shipyards Group, received the KIVI Honorary Medal for Marine Technology. KIVI (est. 1847) is the professional...
December 22nd, 2016 | Awards, Events, People and Places, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Burgess Marine improves service offering and partners in a framework agreement with Houlder

Burgess Marine improves service offering and partners in a framework agreement with Houlder
Burgess Marine CEO Nick Warren Britain’s largest independent ship repairer and marine engineering services provider Burgess Marine has improved its service offering by obtaining third party accreditation to CE Mark structural steel and aluminium fabrications, and by signing a framework agreement with...
December 22nd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Harris PYE successfully completes refurb aboard Stena Horizon

Harris PYE successfully completes refurb aboard Stena Horizon
The Stena Horizon The Harris Pye Group has successfully completed refurbishment and rebranding of two key areas on the Stena Horizon – separate catering facilities for travel and freight passengers, The new Metropolitan Grill Restaurant and Freight Truckers lounge which were both unveiled to passengers...
December 13th, 2016 | Cruise Ferry, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair | Read More

North Sea Trawler Receives Quick Turnaround

North Sea Trawler Receives Quick Turnaround
Turbocharger retrofit takes just five weeks from enquiry to execution MAN Diesel & Turbo recently completed a noteworthy job, carrying out a turbocharger retrofit with just five weeks from first enquiry to turbocharger commissioning. The vessel in question, Faeroese trawler, ‘Sjurdaberg’, was...
December 8th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB’s electrification of HH Ferries’ ferries powers ahead…

ABB’s electrification of HH Ferries’ ferries powers ahead…
The Tycho Brahe ABB’s electrification of HH Ferries’ ferries powers ahead after Öresund Dry Docks selected for modernization Construction of shore side charging arm and HH Ferries’ upgrade is gathering pace  Helsinki, Finland, December 6, 2016 – ABB’s project to convert two HH Ferries’...
December 6th, 2016 | Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Ship Conversions | Read More

HARRIS PYE chalks up LSDO conversions on over 75 vessels – The latest in China

HARRIS PYE chalks up LSDO conversions on over 75 vessels – The latest in China
Chris David The Harris Pye Engineering Group has been awarded a contract by a prominent Chinese LNG company to convert six of their vessels to low Sulphur diesel oil (LSDO), with an option for conversions on further vessels to follow. The Group has undertaken work, predominantly on main and auxiliary...
December 5th, 2016 | Ship Conversions | Read More

EMRI to deliver steering control systems for Maersk Line Triple E container ships

EMRI to deliver steering control systems for Maersk Line Triple E container ships
Claus Nørtoft Thomsen, CEO of EMRI Herlev, November 15, 2016– EMRI is to deliver the steering control system to the second generation of the Triple E ship series from Maersk Line with a capacity of about 19,000 TEU. Claus Nørtoft Thomsen, CEO of EMRI, says: “This is a large order, but having been...
November 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Freight catamaran conversion at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen

Freight catamaran conversion at Damen Shiprepair Harlingen
Freight catamaran “Noord-Nederland” Rederij Doeksen have contracted Damen Shiprepair Harlingen to carry out the conversion of their 47.15-metre long freight catamaran Noord-Nederland. The conversion work will provide Rederij Doeksen with increased capacity to manage seasonal fluctuations...
November 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technology | Read More

Jensen Maritime continues evolution into full service Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Solutions

Jensen Maritime continues evolution into full service Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Solutions
Innovative Services Support Transportation Engineering and Construction Management (SEATTLE; Oct. 17, 2016) ­– As the City of San Francisco commissions its latest fireboat today, the vessel, designed by Seattle-based Jensen Maritime Consultants, exemplifies the evolution and growth of the naval architecture...
October 17th, 2016 | Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of Damen DOP250 pump

Waterway Constructions, Australia, takes delivery of  Damen DOP250 pump
Waterway Constructions, based in Sydney, Australia, has taken delivery of a Damen DOP250 submersible dredge pump. The company is a specialist maritime contractor that undertakes construction, maintenance and refurbishment of maritime structures throughout Australia. It owns one of the largest fleets...
October 17th, 2016 | Construction, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines

Damen and NSTC offering ferry crew training course in the Philippines
From the training in the fats ferry Interferry Conference offer demonstrates commitment to maritime safety To mark this year’s Interferry Conference in Manila, the Philippines, Damen Shipyards Group has teamed up with Netherlands Shipping Training Centre (NSTC), Managed by the international maritime...
October 14th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Royal HaskoningDHV and Hyundai to design world’s largest maritime yard of its kind in Saudi Arabia

Royal HaskoningDHV and Hyundai to design world’s largest maritime yard of its kind in Saudi Arabia
Amersfoort, the Netherlands, 11 October 2016 – HaskoningDHV UK Ltd, in consortium with Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd., has been selected to perform the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) for the infrastructure of a world-class and globally competitive maritime yard in Ras...
October 11th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…

Capers “cooling” down amid hurricanes and geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed up just six points earlier on today at 921, given the low plus level of the Capers; Hurricanes and Geopolitics bring chaos, deaths and total global uncertainty. John Faraclas’ weekly recapitulation of the markets and geopolitics: The BDI was up six points...
October 7th, 2016 | Associations, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Regulatory, Reports, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Weather | Read More