MEYER WERFT held keel laying ceremony for the new cruise ship IONA

MEYER WERFT held keel laying ceremony for the new cruise ship IONA

The keel laying ceremony of the new cruise ship for the British P&O Cruises with vessel number S. 710 has been yet another milestone at the MEYER WERFT in Papenburg. It marked the official start for assembling the …
Jun 17, 2019 /  Cruise
GasLog lays keel for new LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard

GasLog lays keel for new LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog said it has held a keel laying ceremony for its liquefied natural gas carrier currently under construction at the South Korean Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. According to …
May 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Nexans Aurora - Another Milestone Passed

Nexans Aurora - Another Milestone Passed

The keel laying ceremony of the DP3 cable laying vessel 'CLV Nexans Aurora' was held on 24 April 2019. The vessel is destined for the installation of subsea cables by Nexans, a global actor in cabling systems and …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Pasha Hawaii Marks Construction Milestones at Keppel AmFELS for new 'Ohana Class Containerships

Keel Laying for M/V George III and Steel Cutting for M/V Janet Marie Executives from Hawaii-based Pasha Hawaii and Keppel AmFELS were joined by dignitaries Tuesday (Apr23) for the ceremonial keel laying for M/V George …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

On Saturday, the 23rd of February 2019, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) hosted a keel laying ceremony, marking the start of construction on the first of three Multi-mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPVs) for the South …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Naval
JHW Shanghai: Hand over of the first 85,000CBM VLEC and keel laying of the second

JHW Shanghai: Hand over of the first 85,000CBM VLEC and keel laying of the second

With the witness by all the guests, the first 85,000cbm VLEC was successfully handed over by DSIC, which is the first carrier to transport ethane from U.S. to China, serving for the Maritime Gas Silk Road. Meanwhile, …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Fincantieri: Dry Dock works start on the first corvette for Qatar

Fincantieri: Dry Dock works start on the first corvette for Qatar

The keel laying ceremony of the first “Doha” class corvette ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition program, took place today at Fincantieri’s …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Naval
DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

On 27 July DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. The owner attended the ceremony and …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Cruise
Subsea 7 celebrates build milestone and announces vessel name

Subsea 7 celebrates build milestone and announces vessel name

The keel laying ceremony for Subsea 7’s new reel-lay vessel took place at Royal IHC in Krimpen aan den IJssel (Netherlands) today, 5 July. In line with this major milestone Subsea 7 announced the vessel will be …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Vessels
GasLog lays keel for XDF LNG carrier

GasLog lays keel for XDF LNG carrier

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog laid the keel for its new liquefied natural gas carrier (LNG) being built at the South Korean Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. Image courtesy of GasLog   The vessel will have …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Curious