Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd Starts New Service Connecting Turkey and US East Coast (TNE Service)

Hapag-Lloyd is launching a new liner service offering a direct connection between Turkey and the US East Coast. Caption: Container ship Satie - Image courtesy of Sorin   The Turkey North America East Coast …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Vessels
The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The launching ceremony of the ‘Greg Mortimer’ (see also CruiseMapper), the first polar expedition cruise vessel in SunStone Ships’ INFINITY series, was held in the morning of 12 March at the CMHI yard, …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Arklow Wind successfully launched at the Ferus Smit yard in Leer (Video)

Arklow Wind successfully launched at the Ferus Smit yard in Leer (Video)

On Friday the 1st of March, Ferus Smit Nb. 448 was successfully launched at the Ferus Smit yard in Leer. M.V. Arklow Wind is the second vessel in a series of 4 that will be delivered to the shipowner from the city of …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Vessels
K-Line’s new 200,000-dwt bulk carrier CAPE SAPPHIRE launched at Imabari Shipbuilding yard

K-Line’s new 200,000-dwt bulk carrier CAPE SAPPHIRE launched at Imabari Shipbuilding yard

Today, at the Marugame business headquarters Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., the 200,000- dwt ton Cape size bulker "CAPE SAPPHIRE" has been completed. The ship is compliant with the Common Structural Rules for Bulk …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Vessels
The night multipurpose frigate “Spartaco Schergat” launched

The night multipurpose frigate “Spartaco Schergat” launched

The launching ceremony of the “Spartaco Schergat” frigate, the ninth of a series of 10 FREMM vessels – Multi Mission European Frigates, took place Saturday (Jan26) at the integrated shipyard of Riva …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Naval
WATCH: Launching ceremony of the Australian Oilers Replenishment (AOR) NUSHIP Supply

WATCH: Launching ceremony of the Australian Oilers Replenishment (AOR) NUSHIP Supply

In November 2018, Teekay Australia project managers attended the launching ceremony of the Australian Oilers Replenishment (AOR) NUSHIP Supply, followed by the keel laying ceremony of the second AOR. The ceremony was …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Estrid enters next phase of construction Ferry Company Stena Line has achieved another important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the ‘launching’ ceremony of the first of its …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
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