Archive for the ‘Shipbuilding and Shipyards’ Category

Concordia Damen nominated to build new, sustainable training vessel for STC Group

Concordia Damen nominated to build new,  sustainable training vessel for STC Group
Training vessel Ab Initio Concordia Damen nominated to build new,  sustainable training vessel for STC Group Following a competitive European tender process, Concordia Damen has been nominated to build a new training vessel for the STC Group. The new vessel will be used in the training of students...
April 3rd, 2020 | Maritime Education and Training, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships

Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships
The Wärtsilä design will allow the new P&O ships to operate in challenging conditions in Papua New Guinea waters. Copyright: Wärtsilä. Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä...
March 26th, 2020 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks
Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks Chugoku Marine Paints to supply solvent-free epoxy for MR tanker newbuildings’ water ballast tanks in South Korea (Hyundai Mipo Dockyard) Following many years of extensive prototype trials in field tests, Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd.,...
March 23rd, 2020 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study

NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study
Trial of 3D model based approval using NAPA Designer NAPA, ClassNK and JMU confirm viability of 3D model-based approval with new feasibility study Successful trial sets the scene for faster, easier approvals, and it lays the foundations for commercial digital twin applications Tokyo – 19 March...
March 19th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen completes combat systems installation and trials on second Indonesian guided missile frigate

Damen completes combat systems installation and trials on second Indonesian guided missile frigate
… Damen completes combat systems installation and trials on second Indonesian guided missile frigate Damen Shipyards Group and its partner PT PAL recently completed installation and testing of combat systems to the second of the Indonesian Ministry of Defence’s SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal...
March 18th, 2020 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft suspends operations

Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft suspends operations
. Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft suspends operations As a result of the spread of Covid-19 in Europe, many countries have closed their borders and are recalling their citizens from abroad. This directly affects Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) and its subcontractors, suppliers as well as...
March 18th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312

Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312
l to r: Frank de Lange (Area director of North, West & South EU, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Stuart Wallace (COO Forth Ports Limited) Forth Ports places order for next generation Damen ASD Tug 2312 Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Forth Ports Limited for an ASD Tug 2312. The signing...
March 16th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Significant ships of 2019

Significant ships of 2019
Significant Ships of 2019 Comprising a selection of around 35 newbuildings over 100m in length delivered during the year, the 2019 edition of Significant Ships will be published in February 2020. Featuring general arrangements, ship descriptions, technical particulars and photographs, the publication...
March 13th, 2020 | Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order

MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order
Graphical rendering of the ‘MySTAR’, which will be powered by 5 × MAN 8L51/60DF dual-fuel main engines (picture courtesy RMC) MAN Re-Enters Finnish Market with Baltic Order MAN 51/60DF engines running on LNG to power innovative Estonian shuttle ferry built by RMC Copenhagen, 11th March 2020 − MAN...
March 11th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan!

Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan!
The LPG “ECO TEXIANA” Vafias Group announces the delivery of its 31st ship under construction in Japan! The LPG ECO TEXIANA 5000 cbm fully pressurized VCM carrier was delivered from MURAKAMI shipyard in Japan and was named by the ambassador of Japan in Greece his excellency mr Yasuhiro Shimizu The...
March 5th, 2020 | LPG, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica

Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica
The “Belgica” Sperry Marine delivers VisionMaster FT bridge for research vessel Belgica State-of-the-art oceanographic research vessel Belgica was launched on February 11, 2020 at Astilleros Freire shipyard in Vigo, Spain, equipped with a Sperry Marine integrated bridge system. The result...
March 4th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Republic of the Marshall Islands Flagged Seven Seas Splendor™ Sets a New Standard

Republic of the Marshall Islands Flagged Seven Seas Splendor™ Sets a New Standard
Republic of the Marshall Islands Flagged Seven Seas Splendor™ Sets a New Standard Reston, VA, USA, 25 February 2020 The much-anticipated Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Splendor™ sets a new standard as it sets sail this week from PortMiami. In addition to the highest standard of luxury available...
February 25th, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Flags, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen holds keel-laying ceremony for Nigerian Navy landing craft

Damen holds keel-laying ceremony for Nigerian Navy landing craft
From the keel-laying ceremony Damen holds keel-laying ceremony for Nigerian Navy landing craft On 9th December Damen Shipyards Sharjah in the UAE held a keel-laying ceremony for a landing craft for the Nigerian Navy, an LST 100. The start of the vessel’s construction was attended by Nigeria’s Chief...
February 17th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Commissioning ceremony Damen OPV 1900 PNS YARMOOK

Commissioning ceremony Damen OPV 1900 PNS YARMOOK
Commissioning ceremony Damen OPV 1900 PNS YARMOOK Commissioning ceremony Damen OPV 1900 PNS YARMOOK Commissioning ceremony of Offshore Patrol Vessel PNS YARMOOK The Pakistan Navy has commissioned a 2300 Tonnes Corvette PNS YARMOOK (F-271) – a Damen OPV 1900 – in a ceremony held at Constanta Port,...
February 14th, 2020 | Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LR awards HHI approval in principle for HDF-3800 frigate design.

LR awards HHI approval in principle for HDF-3800 frigate design.
Young-Doo Kim (left), LR’s North Asia Technical Support Office Manager presents the AiP to Sang-Hoon Nam, COO of Naval and Special Ship Business Unit at HHI. LR awards HHI approval in principle for HDF-3800 frigate design. New design allows for the frigate to be equipped with modern weapons and...
February 11th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.

Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership.
.. Sefine Shipyard Turkey and Stone Marine Shipcare in new partnership. Stone Marine Shipcare is delighted to be opening a fully equipped propeller repair and modification base at the Sefine Shipyard in Turkey. The shipyard has been growing rapidly since it first opened in 2005 and Suleyman Yilmaz...
February 9th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Delivery of Coal Carrier “TOHOKU MARU” for Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc.,

Delivery of Coal Carrier “TOHOKU MARU” for Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc.,
.. Delivery of Coal Carrier “TOHOKU MARU” for Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc., Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (hereafter called “K” Line) is proud to announce the delivery of “TOHOKU MARU,” an 91,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Oshima Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on 6 February 2020. TOHOKU...
February 6th, 2020 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters.

EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters.
… A FIRST IN THE MARITIME WORLD: EDF and NEOLINE sign an agreement to value energy savings brought by the main wind propulsion of its sailing freighters. In December 2019, EDF and NEOLINE signed a specific agreement for the issue of Energy Saving Certificates (ESC) which confirms and enhances the...
February 4th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application

The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application
Applying Ecospeed is straightforward and easy to learn. The benefits of a fast and easy Ecospeed application Subsea Industries coating systems offer many benefits to shipowners, ship managers and operators. This article takes a look at how applying Ecospeed (or any other Subsea Industries coating) to...
February 3rd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

CL Yachts Wins Two Prestigious 2019 GOOD DESIGN Awards

CL Yachts Wins Two Prestigious 2019 GOOD DESIGN Awards
CL Yachts’ CLB88 Flybridge Motor Yacht CL Yachts Wins Two Prestigious 2019 GOOD DESIGN Awards The premium yacht builder awarded twice by the world’s most recognized program in design excellence        Fort Lauderdale, Jan. 27, 2020 – (Marine NewsWire) CL Yachts is proud to be the recipient...
January 27th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

High Speed Transfers takes delivery of fourth Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2710 in 18 months

High Speed Transfers takes delivery of fourth Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2710 in 18 months
Damen FCS 2710 the “HST Euan” High Speed Transfers takes delivery of fourth Damen Fast Crew Supplier 2710 in 18 months The UK-based High Speed Transfers (HST) Ltd has taken delivery of its fourth Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2710. This has occurred just over 18 months since it received its first,...
January 27th, 2020 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels

Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels
Three LNG fuelled short-sea vessels for Bore Ltd will be equipped with optimised Wärtsilä integrated LNG systems. Copyright: Conoship/Bore Wärtsilä integrated solutions will deliver efficiency and sustainability to three new short-sea vessels Wärtsilä Corporation,  24 January 2020 at 10 am...
January 24th, 2020 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

LOC Group – Longitude awarded contract by Trinity House

LOC Group – Longitude awarded contract by Trinity House
… LOC Group – Longitude awarded contract by Trinity House Longitude named as Technical Specialist in support of the Trinity House vessel replacement programme Longitude, an LOC Group Company, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract for the Trinity House Vessel Replacement...
January 23rd, 2020 | Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System
Graphical rendering of the new RoRo vessel (picture courtesy Wallenius SOL) MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System Dual-fuel 9L28/32DF engines included in MAN scope of supply Copenhagen, 22nd January 2020 MAN Cryo – MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer...
January 22nd, 2020 | Bunkering, Icebreakers, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä solutions supporting environmentally sustainable performance for two new cruise ships

Wärtsilä solutions supporting environmentally sustainable performance for two new cruise ships
Wärtsilä will supply a comprehensive package of integrated solutions designed to support and enhance the efficiency and environmental sustainability of two new World Class cruise vessels being built by Chantiers de l‘Atlantique for MSC Cruises. Copyright MSC1: MSC Cruises, MSC2: Chantiers de l‘Atlantique. Wärtsilä...
January 17th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More