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Homeland Integrated Offshore Services of Nigeria adds to its fleet of Damen 3307 Patrol Vessels

Homeland Integrated Offshore Services of Nigeria adds to its fleet of Damen 3307 Patrol Vessels
Mark Gaetje (Sales Manager, Damen Shipyards Group), Dr. Louis Ekere (Managing director, Homeland Integrated Offshore Services Ltd) Homeland Integrated Offshore Services of Nigeria adds to its fleet of Damen 3307 Patrol Vessels Damen Shipyards Group and Homeland Integrated Offshore Services of Lagos have...
March 11th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

probunkers invites proposals for building 7 LNG Bunkering Vessels

probunkers invites proposals  for building 7 LNG Bunkering Vessels
an artist impression of  a probunkers LNG bunkering vessel Full steam ahead for the company’s ambitious LNG Bunkering project A world-class investment opportunity Athens, 4 March 2019 – probunkers, the new and fast growing company that brings the future of bunkering today, is taking one more...
March 4th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC

Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC
Viking Jupiter has been delivered with a Thordon Bearings’ COMPAC seawater-lubricated propeller shaft system Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC VIKING JUPITER DELIVERED WITH THORDON WATER LUBRICATED PROPULSION ARRANGEMENT Viking Jupiter, the 47,800gt cruise ship built at Fincantieri’s...
February 25th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan

Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by  Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan
Michiel Hendrikx (Sales Manager Asia Pasific, Damen Shipyards Group), Mr. Chung-Pang Chen (General Manager Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd.) Twin Damen Fast Crew Suppliers 2710 ordered by  Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan Hung Hua Construction Co. Ltd. of Taiwan has placed an order for two of...
February 25th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates
Shown is an Indian Navy P17 frigate.  BENGALURU, INDIA (February 20, 2019) – GE Marine will provide gas turbine auxiliary equipment for the LM2500 engines that will power the Indian Navy’s new P17A frigates. This contract is with India-based Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) and Garden...
February 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

First diesel-electric Damen Shoalbuster 3514 DP2, IMO Tier 3 ordered by Herman Sr

First diesel-electric Damen Shoalbuster 3514 DP2, IMO Tier 3 ordered by Herman Sr
l to r: Jos van Woerkum (Managing Director, Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld),  Jack van Dodewaard (Managing Director of Herman Sr.) and  John Krielaart (Manager Design & Proposal Engineering, Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld) New addition to the Shoalbuster range brings additional versatility On the 25th...
February 20th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Concordia Damen celebrates naming of innovative Sendo Liner

Concordia Damen celebrates naming of innovative Sendo Liner
From the naming ceremony On 15th February, at its yard in Werkendam, the Netherlands, Concordia Damen held a celebration to mark the naming of the Sendo Liner, an innovative dry cargo vessel. Sendo Shipping in cooperation with Concordia Damen has designed a completely new vessel for the optimally efficient...
February 19th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Maersk Supply Service completes Fleet Renewal Programme

Maersk Supply Service completes Fleet Renewal Programme
The “Maersk Maker” Maersk Maker, the final vessel of Maersk Supply Service’s Starfish AHTS newbuilding series, was delivered yesterday from Kleven Yard. The vessel’s arrival completes Maersk Supply Service’s Fleet Renewal Programme, with ten new-build vessels delivered and 23 vessels...
February 15th, 2019 | Energy, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry
Iceland’s first electric ferry. Image by Polarkonsult New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route known for its harsh weather conditions will benefit from efficiency and sustainability enabled by ABB’s technology. ABB will supply integrated power and electric storage solutions to the Icelandic...
February 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel
l to r: Alberto Iglesias, Managing Director at Metalships & Docks, Jorge Dahl, Business Development Manager Iberia at DNV GL, and Vicente Santiago, Commercial Manager at Metalships & Docks (Source: DNV GL). Vigo, Spain, 13 February 2019: ​DNV GL has been awarded a contract for the classification...
February 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Story of the Day | Read More

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation
Copenhagen, 2019-02-11 − MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The customer is the Grimaldi Group, the Naples, Italy-based shipping company...
February 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands
l to r: Lesley Robinson, Andrew Williams and Paul Tetlow Tuesday 5 February (London, UK) – In the two weeks since the event was relaunched as London Yacht Show, Sunseeker, Princess and Fairline have joined more than 10 brands that have signed up to exhibit their boats & yachts including: Azimut;...
February 5th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea
JJ Ha  Automation and system integration experts reaffirm commitment to LNG and electric hybrid solutions for newbuilds and retrofits, strengthening presence in Korean market FEBRUARY 5, 2019: Høglund Marine Solutions, the leading global marine automation and system integration expert, has announced...
February 5th, 2019 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

LK supplies all manual valves for Viking Line’s new cruise ship

LK supplies all manual valves for Viking Line’s new cruise ship
… Viking Line and Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. have appointed LK as supplier of all manual valves on board the new Viking Line passenger cruise ship. “We are very proud to have won this order,” says Johan Kindblom, Sales Director at LK. “A vessel of this type and size has several...
February 4th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

“K” LINE Deploys Binary Cycle Power Generation Systemon Coal carrier “CORONA YOUTHFUL” and Starts Onboard Trial

“K” LINE Deploys Binary Cycle Power Generation Systemon Coal carrier “CORONA YOUTHFUL” and Starts Onboard Trial
The “Corona Youthful” “K” LINE is pleased to advise that one of our new 91,000-DWT-type coal carriers, “CORONA YOUTHFUL,” was delivered with a binary cycle power generation system developed by KOBE STEEL, LTD. at OSHIMA SHIPBUILDING CO., LTD. on 1 February 2019 with operational trial...
February 1st, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Concept Design and Engineering for World’s first Pure-Electric tanker completed

Concept Design and Engineering for World’s first Pure-Electric tanker completed
… Asahi Tanker Co. Ltd, together with its partner Exeno-Yamamizu Corporation Tokyo, has jointly developed the new domestic shipping tanker design which incorporates “zero emission electric propulsion”. In anticipation of future adaptations to regulatory conformity ClassNK has been appointed...
January 30th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Insight, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Story of the Day, Tankers | Read More

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance
Energy efficiency, flexibility and optimised space availability will be built into the new Wasaline ferry that will transform freight and passenger connections between Umeå in Sweden and Vaasa in Finland, according to naval architect and design engineering consultant Foreship. Last week, Kvarken Link...
January 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The cost of fleet construction

The cost of fleet construction
.. The cost of fleet construction by Vitaly Chernov In 2018, allocations for state measures supporting construction of new fleet in Russia exceeded RUB 2 billion, which allowed private customers have more than a hundred of different vessels built by domestic shipyards. Many ships were laid down under...
January 28th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Press Statement from Bavaria Catamarans and Bavaria Yachtbau Holding

Press Statement from Bavaria Catamarans and Bavaria Yachtbau Holding
Press Statement from Bavaria Catamarans and Bavaria Yachtbau Holding Due to media inquiries about the acquisition of shares in the French manufacturer Bavaria Catamarans SAS by the German Bavaria Yachtbau Holding GmbH we would like to inform you about the facts: Former shareholders of Nautitech...
January 20th, 2019 | Legal, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Deltamarin’s further involvement in Titanic II project confirmed

Deltamarin’s further involvement in Titanic II project confirmed
.. Blue Star Line has contracted Deltamarin to continue with the design of Titanic II. The contract covers activities and tasks for the design process, consultancy and project management services. Deltamarin will provide Blue Star Line with outline design services including finalising and modifying the...
January 18th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Maritime History and Museums, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Jan-2019 DOCKING/UNDOCKING HALTED Dammam, Saudi Arabia Docking/undocking halted Thursday, January 17, 2019, Dammam, Saudi Arabia Ship movements for docking and undocking of ships at Dammam port were suspended by the Port Authority/Marine Department from 10:30 hours local time today (17 January) for...
January 17th, 2019 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Weather | Read More

British Marine supports UK business at boot Düsseldorf

British Marine supports UK business at boot Düsseldorf
Lesley Robinson British Marine has reported an increased level of interest from UK businesses looking to exhibit on its prominent Showcase stand at boot Düsseldorf 2019 with space selling out in record time and a waiting list of companies who missed out on securing space. In total, 88% of the companies...
January 17th, 2019 | Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Amphion’

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Amphion’
The eco-tyoe VLCC m/t “Amphion” Athens, Greece, January 11, 2019. Capital Ship Management Corp. took successful delivery today of the newbuilding vessel M/T ‘Amphion’, a 320,000 dwt, eco-type VLCC crude oil tanker, built by Samsung Heavy Industries, S.Korea. It is the first of four sister...
January 11th, 2019 | News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers | Read More

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019
Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEO. January 2019: The largest single volume order received for the barnacle-repelling antifouling ingredient Selektope® coupled with strong commercial developments in late 2018 will see the number of ships using Selektope®-containing antifouling coatings more than double in...
January 11th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Jensen Maritime provides design for a series of new, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime

Jensen Maritime provides design for a series of new, Tier IV Tractor Tugs for Foss Maritime
(SEATTLE; Jan. 9, 2019) ­– Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for an initial four, with an option for six additional, Tier IV tractor tugboats being built by Nichols Brother Boat Builders...
January 9th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More