Archive for the ‘Shipbuilding and Shipyards’ Category

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology

Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology
Svitzer’s new line handler prototype Svitzer begins landmark trial of new line handling technology Remotely operated line catcher prototype could be a step-change innovation that improves safety standards for tug crews, reducing risk and increasing efficiencies for customers COPENHAGEN,...
May 23rd, 2019 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206

OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206
The Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2206  OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos takes delivery of Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2206 Independent Angolan diving services company OCTOMAR Serviços Marítimos Limitada has taken delivery of its first vessel from the Damen Shipyards Group; a Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2206....
May 23rd, 2019 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel
Concept illustration of a push boat powered by fuel cell system ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel ABB will provide a power and propulsion solution for a newbuild vessel operating along the Rhône river in France to run entirely on hydrogen fuel cells ABB strengthens its position...
May 21st, 2019 | Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

“K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd.

“K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd.
The Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. “K” Line Announce the delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd. Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “MIYAGAWA MARU,” a 100,000...
May 21st, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity

3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity
The 3DMSI laser scanner at work in Falmouth Dry Dock 3DMSI scans the horizon and identifies a great opportunity Imagine there was a technology that could provide a 3D scan of the interior and exterior of a ship, including its systems, and synchronise that with the data provided by the ship’s own onboard...
May 20th, 2019 | Finance, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract

VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract
Viking Norsafe police patrol boat – front perspective VIKING wins Norwegian police patrol boat contract Global safety products manufacturer and service provider VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has won a major contract to build and supply a VIKING Norsafe Munin S1200 patrol boat for the Norwegian police...
May 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs

SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs
The Damen ASD 2411 ‘Manxman’ on its maiden voyage to SMS Towage on the Humber Estuary SMS Towage calls on Damen for two ASD 2411 Tugs UK towage company SMS Towage has purchased two tugs from Damen Shipyards. The first vessel, called Manxman, was handed over on 12 April, just seven days after contract...
May 20th, 2019 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen and De Beers Marine Namibia formalise new relationship, with Mangalia yard centre stage

Damen and De Beers Marine Namibia formalise new relationship, with Mangalia yard centre stage
Arnout Damen (CCO, Damen Shipyards Group) Ruud van der Stroom (Damen sales director offshore, Damen Shipyards Group), Otto Shikongo (CEO, De Beers Marine Namibia), Willy Mertens (Chief financial manager, De Beers Marine Namibia), Michael Curtis (Head of the Addition Mining Vessel 3 Project, De Beers...
May 17th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs
  COSL’s 12 new LNG fuelled offshore support vessels will feature Wärtsilä 20DF dual-fuel engines. Copyright: COSL 40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 May 2019 at 10 am EEST The technology group Wärtsilä has won the contract...
May 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Market’s volatility continues…

Market’s volatility continues…
  John Faraclas Market’s volatility continues… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 34 points – now standing at 974, and looks likely that same might go over and above the 1,000 point threshold – the psychological four-digit barrier. Geopolitics continue to be messy and as we have warned: expect...
May 9th, 2019 | Chartering, Climate, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oceanology, Pollution, Regulatory, Reports, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Technology | Read More

SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork

SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork
.. SMS makes a big investment in new team and workboat portfolio ahead of Seawork The SMS Group, one of the UK’s leading ship repairers and marine engineering services providers, has made further major investment in its workboat team and product portfolio. It has further developed its brand with a...
May 7th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India
Cdr. KK Dhawan (retd.), Head Defence of IRClass Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of the Border Security Force (BSF) of India The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has secured an order for providing classification services...
May 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ABB powers tourists to the Niagara Falls with first US built all-electric vessels

ABB powers tourists to the Niagara Falls with first US built all-electric vessels
Maid of the Mist vessel rendering. Image courtesy of Maid of the Mist Corp ABB powers tourists to the Niagara Falls with first US built all-electric vessels NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK, US Niagara Falls tour operator Maid of the Mist orders two new passenger vessels sailing on pure electric power, enabled...
May 3rd, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN

New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN
Nanjing Jinling Shipyard, China, New Green RoRo Vessels for Finnlines – designed by KNUD E. HANSEN KNUD E. HANSEN has signed a contract with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard, China, for developing the Basic Design of three large RoRo vessels, based on the Finnlines / Grimaldi / KNUD E. HANSEN design. The...
April 26th, 2019 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque

Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque
Le Penseur Torqeedo’s hybrid and electric propulsion systems for multihull yachts on display at Salon International du Multicoque La Grande-Motte, France (April 24, 2019) – Le Penseur, a Privilège Series 5 yacht with Deep Blue Hybrid, and Torqeedo’s electric propulsion and integrated onboard...
April 24th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton

Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton
Red Kestrel arrives into Southampton Red Funnel’s new freight ferry has arrived in Southampton Red Kestrel, the newest addition to Red Funnel’s fleet, has just arrived at her new home in Southampton early this morning (Thursday 18 April, Berth 48, 07:30am).  The new freight-only Ro-Ro (roll on-roll...
April 18th, 2019 | News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition

New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition
New title sponsor for Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition Marine Resources announced as title sponsor of Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2019  Ensuring the next generation of Britain’s superyacht designers Superyacht UK is delighted to announce Marine Resources as title sponsor of its...
April 17th, 2019 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans

2019 Asia Boating Award presented to Aquila Power Catamarans
..  CLEARWATER, FL (April 16, 2019) – Aquila Power Catamarans take home Best Asian-Built Yacht, for the Aquila 32, at the Asia-Pacific Boating Awards Ceremony on April 10, 2019.  “The Asia Boating Awards is recognized across the world,” says Yvan Eymieu, Aquila Power Catamarans International...
April 16th, 2019 | Awards, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China

Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China
Stena Edda just before the water started to fill up the dry dock. Stena Line’s second next generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China Leading ferry company Stena Line has achieved another major milestone in its fleet investment program with the ‘float out’ ceremony of the second vessel...
April 15th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel

Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as a ship fuel
Signing the framework agreement (front from left): Cristina Saenz de Santa Maria, DNV GL’s Regional Manager for South East Asia, Pacific and India, and Aziz Merchant, Executive Director, Keppel Marine & Deepwater Technology. Keppel and DNV GL team up to promote LNG as aship fuel Singapore,...
April 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition

Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for Young Designer Competition
Superyacht UK announces new dates and location for its established Young Designer Competition 25 & 26 June 2019 at The Superyacht Design Forum, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour The annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition heads to an exciting new location, The Superyacht Design Forum in London’s...
April 11th, 2019 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions
National Geographic Endurance rendering. Image courtesy of Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc BILLINGSTAD, NORWAY, APRIL 9, 2019 ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions ABB has secured the order covering power, automation, propulsion and digital...
April 9th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Cruise Industry, Maritime Tourism, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Tourism | Read More

Viking Line seeks a project leader and a name for our new ship that will revolutionise the cruise concept

Viking Line seeks a project leader and a name for our new ship that will revolutionise the cruise concept
Viking Line seeks a project leader and a name for our new ship that will revolutionise the cruise concept  The new queen of the Baltic Sea is scheduled to begin cruising along the Turku–Mariehamn–Stockholm route in two years. Today, we have initiated a recruiting campaign to find a creative project...
April 3rd, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today !

Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today !
From the opening Grand opening of EXPOSHIPPING Istanbul today ! The Region’s Largest Maritime & Shipbuilding Industry Exhibition and Conference Started Today! An international maritime industry affair, Exposhipping Istanbul is set to welcome more than 6,000 trade professionals globally. On the...
April 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship

A-ROSA to usher in a new era of city trips with its innovative new ship
Simon Provoost (left), Managing Director of Concordia Damen Shipyard, and Jörg Eichler (right), Managing Director and Partner of A-ROSA Flussschiff GmbH, have developed a wealth of innovations for the new A-ROSA ship. Photo: A-ROSA/Tom Kohler A-ROSA to Usher in a New Era of City Trips With Its Innovative...
April 2nd, 2019 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More