COLOR HYBRID being finalised at Ulstein Verft

COLOR HYBRID being finalised at Ulstein Verft

The hull of the Color Hybrid, Color Line's next flag-ship (see also CruiseMapper) that will be servicing Sandefjord-Strömstad, has arrived Ulstein Verft for completion. The ship is contracted by Color Line at …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Deepwater FLNG Hull

ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Deepwater FLNG Hull

Newbuilding Conversion FLNG design to deliver significant cost savings ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) Deepwater Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) hull design. HHI …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

ABP’s Port of Hull continues to boom as it welcomes yet another new container service. The latest service will connect Hull with Antwerp, Belgium's largest port. Caption: Booming container trade: ABP Hull …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

Samskip launches new Antwerp/UK shortsea route expanding its European multimodal network

The initial schedule offers a twice-weekly short sea container service, with its first departure from Antwerp on the 12th October. The service will be operated by a 508TEU capacity vessel, sailing from ATO's multimodal …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Curious
Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

The shipment caps off more than a dozen projects HANSA HEAVY LIFT has carried out for Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd since 2011. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported two fully-assembled ship-to-shore (STS) …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther announced earlier today a design contract with Cape Town-based shipbuilder Veecraft Marine for the supply of a 20m monohull workboat for the South African National Defense Force. The vessel will be tasked …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Naval
Cyberhawk completes first ABS-class survey and inspection of an oil tanker using UAVs

Cyberhawk completes first ABS-class survey and inspection of an oil tanker using UAVs

Cyberhawk, the world leader in inspection using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has successfully completed the first full ABS Intermediate Hull Survey 4 on an oil tanker using UAVs. Cyberhawk performed full class …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Curious
Samskip relocates to Hull

Samskip relocates to Hull

Samskip Iceland is changing ports in the UK on 16 July, moving from Immingham to Hull. Samskip is the Port of Hull's largest customer, where transportation to and from Iceland and Samskip's logistics network in Europe …
Jul 6, 2018 /  Vessels
The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

This year seven cruise ships – including a six-star expedition liner – have chosen to berth at the Port of Hull (see also CruiseMapper) as it becomes an increasingly popular cruise calling …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Cruise
HullWiper launches onboard hull cleaning solution

HullWiper launches onboard hull cleaning solution

HullWiper Ltd’s eco-friendly hull cleaning technology is now available as a flexible, affordable and safe onboard solution that allows all types of vessels to clean their hull fouling on demand. The onboard …
Jun 4, 2018 /  Curious