Archive for the ‘Shipbuilding and Shipyards’ Category

Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari

Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari
Achille Onorato (CEO, Moby), Antonio Marte (Sales manager, Damen Shipyards Group) Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari On 18 July 2019, Moby held a naming ceremony for their new Damen ASD Tug 2813, Vincenzino O. in Cagliari as part of the company’s plans to upgrade its fleet. Moby’s...
July 19th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards
Wärtsilä solutions have again been chosen for another environmentally sustainable large Marine Aggregate Dredger from Damen. Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards Wärtsilä Corporation,  15 July 2019 at 11 am EEST – The technology group...
July 15th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner

Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner
The “KDDI Cable Infinity” Colombo Dockyard delivers Cable Laying Vessel to Japanese owner LONDON – July 15, 2019: Colombo Dockyard PLC has delivered a modern Cable Laying Vessel to Kokusai Cable Ship Co. Ltd. (KCS). The vessel is the first to be built ‘in its class’ by a Sri Lankan...
July 15th, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR.
From the event DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR. 12 July 2019 – Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®). The fleet monitoring smart ECDIS and surveillance system...
July 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all.

High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all.
… High-design and zero-emission: Frauscher Shipyard’s new fully electric yacht proves you can have it all. DEUTSCH, FRANÇAIS, ESPAÑOL Gilching, Germany (July 11, 2019)  – Renowned yacht builder Frauscher Shipyard has launched a clean, silent electric version of its 740 Mirage Air powered...
July 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service

BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service
An artist’s impression of the ferry BMT signs new 43m contract for Kitsap Fast Ferry service Leading engineering design consultancy BMT announces new 43m High-Speed, Fast Ferry contract (U.K., SOUTHAMPTON at 1300 BST)  –  BMT has announced the signing of a contract for two new 43 metre...
July 10th, 2019 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system

Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system
.. Joint industry project to develop 220k LNG carrier with Mark III containment system. LR to support LNG growth in China through collaboration with COSCO Shipping LNG Investment, COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry, Jiangnan Shipyard, MARIC, SSSRI and CCS. 8 July 2019 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has signed...
July 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship

HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship
from the naming process HRH The Duchess of Cornwall becomes Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship HRH The Duchess of Cornwall today (Friday 5th July 2019) became Godmother to Saga’s new boutique cruise ship, Spirit of Discovery, in Dover, Kent. It’s the first cruise ship to be named...
July 5th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009

Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009
General Manager Shipbuilding Commodore (R) Saleem Iqbal SI(M) and Damen regional director Teun Haverkort sign a contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2009. Damen signs contract with Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works for Material Package of two ASD Tugs 2009 On 5th July, Damen Shipyards Group signed...
July 5th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings

Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings
Three New Container Vessel Operators Partner with Navis for Loading Computer in Newbuildings Twenty newly built container vessels in the size ranging from feeder segment 2,300 TEU to 15,100 TEU have been selected to be equipped with MACS3   Oakland, CA and Flensburg, Germany—July 2nd, 2019—Navis,...
July 2nd, 2019 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets
The new Ultramax Bulk Carrier design meets the IMO 2030 environmental targets. Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets Wärtsilä Corporation,  02 July 2019 at 10:00 EET The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese...
July 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs

Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs
The Multratug 6 and Multratug 29 during the naming ceremony Multraship holds naming ceremony for two new Damen tugs Dutch towage company and maritime services provider Multraship Towage & Salvage has carried out christening ceremonies at its home port of Terneuzen in the Netherlands for its two...
July 1st, 2019 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA
From the signing of the agreement China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) team up with RINA Genoa, Italy – 1st July 2019  – RINA and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) have signed a Strategic Cooperation Agreement for some of the activities related to passenger ships building....
July 1st, 2019 | Classification Societies, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Chinese the two largest RO-Pax ships in the world signed the agreement between Onorato and GSI

Chinese the two largest RO-Pax ships in the world signed the agreement between Onorato and GSI
.. Chinese the two largest RO-Pax ships in the world signed the agreement between Onorato and GSI Milan, 27th June 2019 – Green light in Guangzhou for the first of the two units that will enter into service in 36 months on the routes to and from Sardinia. These new vessels score three records: they...
June 27th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions

MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions
MacGregor is working together with MSC to maximise performance and reduce emissions CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  26 JUNE 2019 AT 9 AM EET – MacGregor, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and Guangzhou Wenchong Dockyard have signed a contract to upgrade the cargo systems on 6 x 16,000 TEU containerships...
June 26th, 2019 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping”

Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping”
Aleksey Rakhmanov Aleksey Rakhmanov: “Hydrographic knowledge ensures safe shipping” In his interview with IAA PortNews on the World Hydrography Day, Aleksey Rakhmanov, President of United Shipbuilding Corporation, tells about ‘blue economy’, hydrographic science, construction of the research...
June 21st, 2019 | Interviews, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany

LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany
LOC Group opens new office in Hamburg, Germany Entry into Germany enables LOC to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering in Europe  LOC has opened a new office in Hamburg, Germany, to develop the Renewables and Shipping offering of the Group within the region. This will be the Group’s sixth...
June 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships

DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner to develop digital ships
l to r: Odin Kwon, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, Deog Hee Doh, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Naoki Mizutani, NAPA and Marko Dekena, AVL LIST signing the co-operation agreement at Nor-Shipping 2019 exhibition in Oslo. DSME, NAPA, Korea Maritime and Ocean University, and AVL partner...
June 17th, 2019 | Academia, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981).

Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981).
.. Design Studies for replacement of R/V DANA (1981). KNUD E. HANSEN and DTU Aqua (Technical University of Denmark) has  completed the comprehensive design study for a new 65‐m multidisciplinary  marine research vessel. Looking ahead DTU Aqua urgently needs to replace the aging R/V DANA IV as it...
June 11th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Taxation, Technical | Read More

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders

DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders
The AFI platform covers LNG, LPG and methanol, as well as emission reducing technologies such as scrubbers and batteries. DNV GL AFI Platform – Tank capacity shows LNG a growing force in large vessel orders Oslo, 7 June 2019: At DNV GL’s Nor-Shipping press flash, Martin Wold, head of the Alternative...
June 11th, 2019 | Bunkering, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers

Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers
Artem Dovlatov, CEO of VEB-Leasing (Left) and Nikolai Kolesnikov, EVP and CFO Sovcomflot (Right) Sovcomflot and VEB.RF sign financial agreements for the construction of LNG-fuelled MR tankers Today, at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Sovcomflot and VEB.RF Group announced the...
June 7th, 2019 | Banking, LNG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Tankers | Read More

Green Maritime Methanol project takes off with a shortlist of nine ships

Green Maritime Methanol project takes off with a shortlist of nine ships
Green Maritime Methanol project takes off with a shortlist of nine ships Group of leading Dutch maritime players will evaluate clean fuel option on a range of newbuildings and conversions Rotterdam, 27 May 2019. The Green Maritime Methanol consortium has selected nine ships for research on the application...
May 27th, 2019 | Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

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