Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Over four days in January, Damen Shiprepair Brest successfully carried out repairs to the hull of the 266-metre, 138,000m³, LNG Carrier LNG Methane Princess. In order to achieve this in the minimum time it was done …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Shiprepair Brest completes refit of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes refit of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth (see also CruiseMapper) has left Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) following a 12-day repair and refit programme. She is the most recent addition to the Cunard fleet, having been delivered in …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Norway based Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) is set to enter the offshore renewables and installation market with a unique new heavy lift transport and installation vessel, a customised ULSTEIN Alfa Lift design developed …
Jul 18, 2018 /  Vessels
LNG Carrier GDF Suez Point Fortin Repairs Completed

LNG Carrier GDF Suez Point Fortin Repairs Completed

Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) said it has completed a two-week maintenance program on the 290-meter, 101,000 GT liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier GDF Suez Point Fortin. In addition to its …
Jul 12, 2017 /  Vessels
Fourth vessel joins Stena Line service between ports of Gdynia and Karlskrona

Fourth vessel joins Stena Line service between ports of Gdynia and Karlskrona

After this summer a fourth vessel will be joining the route between Gdynia (Poland) and Karlskrona (Sweden). The decision is based on continuous strong growth within the freight business. In 2016 the number of freight …
Jun 15, 2017 /  Vessels
Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Long Term Agreement with Abu Dhabi Ship Building

Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Long Term Agreement with Abu Dhabi Ship Building

Abu Dhabi Ports and Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) today signed a long term contract that when fully realised will see a fully operational ship repair facility that will also include a “Floating Dock” …
Aug 16, 2016 /  Curious
General cargo ship Hekla grounded in Kiel Canal

General cargo ship Hekla grounded in Kiel Canal

The general cargo ship Hekla grounded in Kiel Canal after engine blackout and loss of propulsion power. The vessel was proceeding in southern direction en route from Gdansk to Bremen, but near Sehestedt …
Jul 6, 2016 /  Accidents
Transporter Bridge rammed by cargo ship Evert Prahm in Rendsburg, Germany (Video)

Transporter Bridge rammed by cargo ship Evert Prahm in Rendsburg, Germany (Video)

On Jan 8, 2016, at 7 a.m. LT the 1598-gt general cargo ship Evert Prahm was in collision with the transporter bridge in Rendsburg which was heavily damaged. Image: m.kn-online.de / Frank Behling  Two …
Jan 8, 2016 /  Accidents
Three New Warships to be delivered to UAE Navy by ADSB

Three New Warships to be delivered to UAE Navy by ADSB

According to the chief executive of Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company (ADSB) on Monday, three Baynunah warships will be delivered by the Company to the United Arab Emirates Navy by 2016. The company is also …
Feb 24, 2015 /  Vessels