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
Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line has reached an important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the steel cutting of a third E-Flexer RoPax ship to be deployed on its Irish Sea routes. This means that all three of Stena …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Energean Oil and Gas cuts first steel for Karish and Tanin FPSO

Energean Oil and Gas cuts first steel for Karish and Tanin FPSO

Energean Oil and Gas plc (LSE: ENOG, TA: ENOG), the London Premium Listed FTSE 250 and Tel Aviv Listed E&P company with operations offshore Israel, Greece and the Adriatic announced yesterday that first steel was cut …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Vessels
Walk to work vessel Kasteelborg christened in port of Den Helder

Walk to work vessel Kasteelborg christened in port of Den Helder

On the Nieuwediepkade in the port of Den Helder, the second Walk to Work vessel in the fleet of Wagenborg Offshore was unveiled on Thursday 25 October 2018. The Walk to Work Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Steel cutting started at Shipyard De Hoop for new Silversea order

Steel cutting started at Shipyard De Hoop for new Silversea order

Last week, Shipyard De Hoop celebrated a new order for a 100-pax Expedition Cruise vessel for Silversea. This new build vessel (to be named Silver Origin) shall be built at the yard under hull number 489. Monday at …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Celebrates Steel Cutting for M/V George III at Keppel AmFELS

Pasha Hawaii Celebrates Steel Cutting for M/V George III at Keppel AmFELS

Honolulu, HI-based Pasha Hawaii yesterday announced that the first steel plates have been cut for the M/V George III, the first of two Liquefied Natural Gas (“LNG”) fueled containerships being built at …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Massive Steel Cutting of First Vessel for NAVIBULGAR 45000DWT BC

Massive Steel Cutting of First Vessel for NAVIBULGAR 45000DWT BC

On 10:30 a.m. of 10th September, the massive steel cutting ceremony of first 45000DWT bulk carrier with Hull number N2231 was successfully carried out in the Processing Workshop of Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding Co., …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels