Archive for the ‘Shipbuilding and Shipyards’ Category

Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”

Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”
View from the launching of the Scot Navigator Scotline are pleased to announce that on Wednesday 22nd February 2017 the Scot Navigator was launched at GS Yard B.V in Groningen, Holland. With her modern, efficient design and the unavailability of suitable second-hand tonnage, Scotline decided she would...
February 27th, 2017 | Coastal Shipping, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety
… Seatrials are underway in Japan involving Ramform Hyperion, the last of four ships built to the seismic sector’s all-time highest specifications, completing a project that shows the way distinctive design also demands innovation from the equipment keeping ships safely in service. Reckoned to...
February 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs
The Azistern tug “Posh Husky” Two Azistern 3270 tugs designed by Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) have been delivered to their new owner, PACC Offshore Services Holdings Limited (POSH Singapore), the leading Asia-based international offshore support vessel operator. Posh Husky and Posh Hardy...
February 23rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | 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 books its last new build for 2016 on 31st December

Damen books its last new build for 2016 on 31st December
Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld New inland ferry ordered by Belgium’s DAB Vloot The last newbuild order of 2016 for the Damen Shipyards Group was signed on the 31st of December with DAB Vloot of Belgium. The vessel will be a 25-metre ferry especially designed to carry vehicles and passengers across the...
February 13th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cammell Laird awards Ecospeed contract for RRS Sir David Attenborough

Cammell Laird awards Ecospeed contract for RRS Sir David Attenborough
Following the performance on Ernest Shackleton (above), Ecospeed was applied to the hull of sistership James Clark Ross Subsea Industries’ Ecospeed hull protection system has been selected for RRS Sir David Attenborough, the polar research ship under construction at the Cammell Laird shipyard in...
February 9th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Associations, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Shipyards Group hosts Industry Briefings in Australia

Damen Shipyards Group hosts Industry Briefings in Australia
Mark Todd at the Perth briefing Damen Shipyards Group hosts Industry Briefings in Australia In preparation for its SEA 1180 OPV Programme tender to the Australian Ministry of Defence, Damen Shipyards Group has concluded two Industry Briefings aimed at Australian companies active in the maritime and defence...
February 7th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More

Oceanco launches the largest yacht ever built in The Netherlands

Oceanco launches the largest yacht ever built in The Netherlands
Oceanco launches the largest yacht ever built in The Netherlands – 110m/361ft project JUBILEE Oceanco’s outstanding project JUBILEE, with striking exterior styling by Lobanov Design, grand interior by Sorgiovanni Designs and owner’s representation by Burgess, is the largest yacht ever built...
February 6th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | 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

RoPax passenger ferry hull launched at Niron Staal Amsterdam

RoPax passenger ferry hull launched at Niron Staal Amsterdam
Damen RoPax 31 January 2017: Marking the completion of the first new build contract between Niron Staal Amsterdam and Damen Shipyards Group, the hull of a RoPax 5212 passenger ferry hull has been launched from Niron Staal’s facilities in Amsterdam. Preparations for the launch started early on Tuesday...
February 2nd, 2017 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy wins contract to supply energy storage for first hybrid chemical tanker

Corvus Energy wins contract to supply energy storage for first hybrid chemical tanker
… Corvus Energy’s next generation Orca ESS has been selected for world’s first hybrid chemical tanker being built for Rederiet Stenersen AS Richmond, B.C. – February 2, 2017 – Corvus Energy Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the supplier of the lithium ion based energy...
February 2nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Baleària signs 200 million euro agreement with Cantiere Navale Visentini to build two dual fuel ferries

Baleària signs 200 million euro agreement with Cantiere Navale Visentini to build two dual fuel ferries
The shipping line favors LNG fueled ships with these two “smart” sister ships that have a capacity for more than 800 passengers and more than 2000 LM for cargo. Baleària has reached an agreement with the Italian shipyard Cantiere Navale Visentini to build two, dual gas engine sister ferries,...
February 1st, 2017 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

New state-of-the-art tanker for major MOD project

New state-of-the-art tanker for major MOD project
RFA Tidespring Korean shipyard specialist SeaQuest Marine Project Management has successfully completed a major project overseeing the construction of one of the UK Ministry of Defence’s latest Naval Auxiliaries, that will provide support to the new UK aircraft carriers and other British &...
January 25th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MISC takes delivery of second moss-type LNG carrier

MISC takes delivery of second moss-type LNG carrier
The Seri Cenderawasih, MISC’s Second MOSS-Type of LNG Carrier MISC BERHAD CELEBRATES THE NAMING ANDDELIVERYOF ITS SECOND MOSS-TYPE LNG CARRIER, SERI CENDERAWASIH MISC Berhad (“MISC”), a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider today held the naming and delivery ceremony...
January 20th, 2017 | LNG, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

DNV GL: Breaking The Mould – Submersibles

DNV GL: Breaking The Mould  – Submersibles
Breaking The Mould Submersibles With the increasing popularity of the cruise market and as superyacht owners seek the next thrill, the private submersible sector is expected to grow substantially over the next few years. This article is about one of the latest DNV GL projects in this field. At...
January 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade

Tracey Crouch MP visits LBS and presents superyacht UK young designer accolade
Tracey Crouch MP and Saskia Clark MBE; Right image: British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, welcomed Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport, Tourism and Heritage to the London Boat Show yesterday (Thursday 12 January). The Minister...
January 19th, 2017 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Sports, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels

Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels
OPV (Offshore Patrol vessel) Servowatch to supply two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels with its most advanced Integrated Platform Management System As military vessels become even more complex it becomes critical that integrated systems work under the strictest of conditions and...
January 19th, 2017 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class
… Similar to container vessels, bulk carriers and cruise ships, car carriers are rapidly growing in size. A new series of the world’s largest pure car and truck carriers sets a new standard for this segment. The final two vessels in a series of six New Horizon Class pure car and truck carriers...
January 18th, 2017 | Car trade, Classification Societies, Insight, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas
The Seaspan Swift Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, January 16, 2017 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas congratulates owners Seaspan as their new emission reducing ferry enters service between the British Columbia mainland and Vancouver Island. Seaspan Swift is Seaspan Ferries...
January 16th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016
Pre-publication offer – saving 20% on the regular price (offer ends 31st January 2017) In February 2017, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) will publish Significant Ships of 2016 and Significant Small Ships of 2016. Significant Ships and Significant Small Ships are quality annual...
January 13th, 2017 | Associations, Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues
John Faraclas The controlled and contained BDI fall as well as the geopolitical turbulences on all fronts in brief by John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost earlier on today just two points since yesterday  and stands at 892 points; looks likely further loses will be contained, but, volatility...
January 12th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices | Read More

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

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Amfitrion’
The Amfitrion Athens, Greece, January 12, 2017.  Capital Ship Management Corp. took successful delivery today of the newbuilding vessel M/T ‘Amfitrion’ from Samsung Heavy Industries (Ningbo) Co., Ltd. in China. The M/T ‘Amfitrion’ is a 50,100 dwt, IMO II/III Eco Chemical/Product Tanker. It...
January 12th, 2017 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Genting deal largest in Evac history

Genting deal largest in Evac history
Ljubo Jurisevic Under an agreement signed December 7, 2016, Evac will supply Complete Cleantech Solutions for two Global class cruise ships for Genting Hong Kong’s Star Lines. The two 201,000-gross-ton vessels will be built by the German shipyard MV Werften for deliveries in 2020 and 2021. The contract...
January 11th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

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

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Aristaios’
Athens, Greece, January 10, 2017.  Capital Ship Management Corp. took successful delivery today of the newbuilding vessel M/T ‘Aristaios’ from Daehan Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (DHSC) in S.Korea. The M/T ‘ Aristaios ‘ is a 112,800 dwt, Ice Class 1C Crude Oil/Product Tanker. It is...
January 10th, 2017 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers | Read More