Launching ceremony of the ILSTC and COSCO SHIPPING “Hainan-ASEAN (Singapore)” Liner Route held in Hainan

Launching ceremony of the ILSTC and COSCO SHIPPING “Hainan-ASEAN (Singapore)” Liner Route held in Hainan

On December 29, the launching ceremony of the New International Land-Sea Trade Corridor (ILSTC) and COSCO SHIPPING “Hainan-ASEAN (Singapore)” Liner Route, co-hosted by Hainan Provincial People’s …
Jan 8, 2019 /  Curious
Ferus Smit Nb. 444 - Thun Evolve - successfully launched (Video)

Ferus Smit Nb. 444 - Thun Evolve - successfully launched (Video)

On Saturday the 15th of December, Ferus Smit’ Nb. 444 was successfully launched at the Westerbroek yard of Ferus Smit. Caption: Thun Evolve launching at the Westerbroek yard of Ferus Smit Dec 15, 2018 - …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Vessels
DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

In a spectacular ceremony DEME’s next generation, giant new offshore installation vessel Orion was successfully launched at the COSCO Qidong shipyard in China on November 21. ‘Orion’ will feature …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

Composite technology a “game changer” for LNG as marine fuel ABS, OceanFinance and Scorpius Space Launch Company (SSLC) are joining forces on the SPACE TECH4SEA project to adapt composite technologies …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

AUSTAL (ASX:ASB) operations in Henderson, Western Australia has successfully launched the Auto Express 109m high-speed vehicle/passenger ferry ‘Express 4’  for Molslinjen (OMX:MOLS) of Denmark. This …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Earlier this month (Oct 08), a new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug was launched by GONDAN Shipbuilders in Figueres, Spain. This is an important step for GONDAN Shipbuilders in unique compact icebreaker …
Oct 25, 2018 /  Vessels
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