Navantia launches Suezmax tanker for Ibaizabal Group

Navantia launches Suezmax tanker for Ibaizabal Group

Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia recently launched Monte Urquiola, the third Suezmax oil tanker being built for the Ibaizabal Group. The tanker has a displacement of 164,200 tonnes, a length of 274 metres, a …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

The LOUIS DREYFUS ARMATEURS Group (LDA) announced Saturday the launching of WIND OF CHANGE, Company’s first service operation vessel dedicated to the maintenance of offshore wind farms for the Danish giant …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther announced yesterday the launch of 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry, Jiang Men, built by Wang Tak. Jiang Men is the third in a series that started with 2016’s Shi Zi Yang 7. In the constantly evolving …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL Launches Newly Built Large-Scale Ferry Sunflower Kirishima

MOL Launches Newly Built Large-Scale Ferry Sunflower Kirishima

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that the newly built large-scale ferry Sunflower Kirishima operated by its group company Ferry Sunflower Co., Ltd. was launched on September 15, and with many …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Scotline and Royal Bodewes announces the launch of Scot Carrier (Video)

Scotline and Royal Bodewes announces the launch of Scot Carrier (Video)

On 14th September 2018, Royal Bodewes launched the latest vessel from their yard in Groningen, MV Scot Carrier. The ship will be the latest and largest addition to Scotline’s exclusive fleet of vessels, once she …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, was launched Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, marking a significant milestone for the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) and the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Naval
Ferus Smit Nb. 447 ‘Arklow Wave’ successfully launched (Video)

Ferus Smit Nb. 447 ‘Arklow Wave’ successfully launched (Video)

On Friday the 31st of August, Ferus Smit Nb. 447 was successfully launched at the Ferus Smit yard in Leer. M.V. Arklow Wave is the first vessel in a series of 4 that will be delivered to Ferus Smit client from the city …
Sep 3, 2018 /  Vessels
RRS Sir David Attenborough launch July 14

RRS Sir David Attenborough launch July 14

On July 14 2018 between midday and 1300 hours Cammell Laird will launch the RRS Sir David Attenborough polar ship (see also CruiseMapper). “Please help us celebrate this important and historic milestone. The …
Jul 9, 2018 /  Curious
FKAB launches Saturnus - the first of two Sirius Shipping product and chemical tankers from the Avic Dingheng shipyard in China

FKAB launches Saturnus - the first of two Sirius Shipping product and chemical tankers from the Avic Dingheng shipyard in China

Saturnus, the first of two Sirius Shipping product and chemical tankers from the Avic Dingheng shipyard in China, was launched yesterday. Saturnus, a 9.850 cubic meter and 7.999 DWT tanker, at 98 percent filling ratio, …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Ferus Smit’ Hull Nb. 443 for Erik Thun AB successfully launched and christened “Thun Eos” (Video)

Ferus Smit’ Hull Nb. 443 for Erik Thun AB successfully launched and christened “Thun Eos” (Video)

On Saturday the 16th of June at 11.00 hrs Ferus Smit’ Nb. 443 was launched at the Westerbroek shipyard. The vessel was christened “Thun Eos” Nb. 443 is the first ship in a series of new oil/chemical …
Jun 18, 2018 /  Vessels