Archive for the ‘Shipbuilding and Shipyards’ Category

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

“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