Keel-laying ceremony held at Damen Yichang Shipyard for Elenger LGC 6000 LNG tanker

Keel-laying ceremony held at Damen Yichang Shipyard for Elenger LGC 6000 LNG tanker

After the steel-cutting ceremony in March the keel-laying ceremony has taken place at Damen Yichang Shipyard in China for the LNG Bunker vessel for the new energy brand ELENGER, formerly known as Eesti Gaas. The event …
May 28, 2019 /  Vessels
GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog has cut the first steel for its newbuild liquefied natural gas carrier at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. GasLog said in a brief statement through its social media channels that …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Keel Laying for M/V George III and Steel Cutting for M/V Janet Marie Executives from Hawaii-based Pasha Hawaii and Keppel AmFELS were joined by dignitaries Tuesday (Apr23) for the ceremonial keel laying for M/V George …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
First steel cutting ceremony of the new Oasis-class ship for RCL

First steel cutting ceremony of the new Oasis-class ship for RCL

The first steel plate of a new Oasis-Class ship (hull 34) has been cut yesterday (Apr24) at Chantiers de l’Atlantique machining workshop. Photo credit : Bernard BIGER / Chantiers de …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Cruise
Steel cut for first short-sea LNG bunker vessel for Eesti Gaas at Damen Yichang Shipyard, China

Steel cut for first short-sea LNG bunker vessel for Eesti Gaas at Damen Yichang Shipyard, China

On March 18, 2019, a ceremony was held at Damen Yichang Shipyard, China, to mark the start of cutting steel for the first of a planned series of short-sea LNG Bunker vessels to be built for Eesti Gaas of Estonia. The …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Teekay Offshore: Construction of the fourth and final E-Shuttle Tanker Newbuilding Underway

Teekay Offshore: Construction of the fourth and final E-Shuttle Tanker Newbuilding Underway

On March 4th 2019, the steel cutting for Teekay Offshore’s fourth and final E-Shuttle has officially begun. The vessel, which will be named Current Spirit, is now officially in production. Mr. Seatae Kim, Lead …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Fincantieri begins work in Muggiano on the first patrol vessel for Qatar

Fincantieri begins work in Muggiano on the first patrol vessel for Qatar

The steel cutting ceremony of the first patrol vessel (OPV - Offshore Patrol Vessel)ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition programme, took place today at the …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Naval
Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

The first major milestone in the construction of Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, the C/S Aurora, was passed Monday with the cutting of the first steel. “This is a proud moment for Nexans and an …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group reports that steel cutting for the first offshore patrol cutter (OPC), Coast Guard Cutter ARGUS (WMSM-915), commenced on January 7, 2019 at Eastern’s facilities. ESG successfully …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Naval
ABP Strengthens Business with New Steel Contract At The Port of Immingham

ABP Strengthens Business with New Steel Contract At The Port of Immingham

ABP has secured new business handling 40,000 tonnes of steel each year at the UK’s biggest port, the Port of Immingham. Freight forwarding company R.M. Maritime, has chosen ABP to expertly handle steel destined …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Curious