Chantiers De L’Atlantique to build a new Oasis-Class cruise ship

Chantiers De L’Atlantique to build a new Oasis-Class cruise ship

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) just gave confirmation of an order for Chantiers de l’Atlantique, according to a previous option agreement, to build a new Oasis-class cruise ship, due for delivery in the fall of …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Cruise
Fire on board Greek tanker kills two shipbreaking workers in Bangladesh

Fire on board Greek tanker kills two shipbreaking workers in Bangladesh

Monday, a fire broke out in the engine room on board a tanker, beached in Chittagong, killing two workers.  Md Jamil, 23 years old cutter man, and Bipul lost their lives while scrapping the ship GREEK WARRIOR …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Accidents
Port of Hamburg sets record for seaport-hinterland rail traffic

Port of Hamburg sets record for seaport-hinterland rail traffic

Handling 46.8 million tons in 2018, the Port of Hamburg achieved a record figure for railborne freight transport At 135.1 million tons, total seaborne cargo throughput was stable, with a slight downturn in bulk …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Curious
Havyard Design & Solutions to deliver ship design for further two cargo vessels for Royal Arctic Line AS

Havyard Design & Solutions to deliver ship design for further two cargo vessels for Royal Arctic Line AS

Havyard Design & Solutions will deliver ship design for further two cargo vessels for Royal Arctic Line A/S. The vessels will be built at Nodosa Shipyard in Pontevedra, Spain. This will be the third and fourth …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Concordia Damen celebrates naming of innovative Sendo Liner

Concordia Damen celebrates naming of innovative Sendo Liner

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 …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea Announce the Delivery of Skandi Olinda and Commencement of Contract with Petrobras

TechnipFMC and DOF Subsea Announce the Delivery of Skandi Olinda and Commencement of Contract with Petrobras

TechnipFMC (NYSE:FTI) (Paris:FTI) (ISIN:GB00BDSFG982) and DOF Subsea (DOF) announce that the Skandi Olinda, a Brazilian-flagged flexible lay and construction vessel owned by the joint venture formed between TechnipFMC …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Increased capacity on the Zeebrugge-Göteborg Service

Increased capacity on the Zeebrugge-Göteborg Service

Complimentary to the introduction of four (4) sailings per week between Zeebrugge and Göteborg – since January 2018 – CLdN informs about the next step in its strategy in order to upgrade the service …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena RoRo acquires RoPax vessel in Japan

Stena RoRo acquires RoPax vessel in Japan

Stena RoRo has purchased the ferry Yamato from the Japanese shipping company Hankyu Ferry.  The vessel will be rebuilt at a shipyard in Europe and be fully adapted to European standards, after which it will be …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Maran Gas Chooses Daewoo Shipbuilding For Latest LNG ship

Maran Gas Chooses Daewoo Shipbuilding For Latest LNG ship

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), a major shipyard here, said Friday it has received an order to build a liquefied natural gas ship for a Greek company. Caption: Gas carrier built by DSME - …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Curious
Algoma Central Corporation Announces the Algoma Conveyer is Headed for Canada

Algoma Central Corporation Announces the Algoma Conveyer is Headed for Canada

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX: ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, today announced that the recently completed Algoma Conveyer, the third Seawaymax Equinox Class 740’ …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Vessels