Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Sakura

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance from enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system Third ship for Mitsubishi Corporation and NYK Line, to be put into service for Toho Gas and …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

The Stena Europe, which operates on the Fishguard – Rosslare ferry service is currently undergoing a significant three-month refit visit to the Gemak Shipyard in Tuzla, Turkey. The vessel (see also CruiseMapper) …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Seaway 7 selected as partner to develop Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm

Seaway 7 selected as partner to develop Hollandse Kust Zuid Offshore Wind Farm

Subsea 7 today announced Seaway 7 has been selected by Vattenfall as one of its partners for the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 1 & 2 offshore wind farm project. Seaway 7’s envisaged scope of work includes the …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Curious
Stena Line’s second next-generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China

Stena Line’s second next-generation ferry Stena Edda ‘floats out’ in China

Leading ferry company Stena Line has achieved another major milestone in its fleet investment program with the ‘float out’ ceremony of the second vessel in its new generation E-Flexer series. The second …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Havila Kystruten and Kongsberg Signs Long-Term Service Agreement

Havila Kystruten and Kongsberg Signs Long-Term Service Agreement

Havila Kystruten AS and KONGSBERG have signed a ten-year long “Power-by-the-Hour” service agreement for four new coastal cruise vessels that are currently under construction. The contract value is 150 …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft’s seventh Ro-Ro ship for SIEM successfully launched

Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft’s seventh Ro-Ro ship for SIEM successfully launched

On Monday, 08 April 2019, the Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft’s seventh Ro-Ro ship for SIEM was successfully launched. This newest fleet member of the SIEM Group is named “LEEVSTEN”. This name comes …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Vessels
CMA CGM Fort De France - CMA CGM New Ship for French West Indies christened in Martinique

CMA CGM Fort De France - CMA CGM New Ship for French West Indies christened in Martinique

The first vessel belonging to the new modernized fleet of four container ships dedicated to the French West Indies CMA CGM announces the arrival in Martinique of new lines featuring larger vessels CMA CGM, a key …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena RoRo signs contract for a ninth Stena E-Flexer

Stena RoRo signs contract for a ninth Stena E-Flexer

Stena RoRo has placed an order for a further newbuild in the so-called Stena E-Flexer RoPax class with the Chinese shipyard AVIC International. This is a continuation of the eight newbuilds already ordered and Stena RoRo …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Cammel Laird Moves RRS Sir David Attenborough Out f Dock as BBC Announces Climate Change Documentary

Cammel Laird Moves RRS Sir David Attenborough Out f Dock as BBC Announces Climate Change Documentary

RRS Sir David Attenborough, the UK’s new state-of-the-art polar research ship, was on the move on Saturday as the late stages of construction are undertaken at Cammell Laird’s Birkenhead shipyard. The …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam completes refit of drilling rig Stena Don

Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a major refit of the Stena Drilling-owned 5th generation, semi-submersible drilling rig Stena Don. The vessel arrived at DVR in October 2018 and departed for her new contract …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Vessels