Victoria of Wight to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex

Victoria of Wight to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex

Wightlink’s brand new £30 million hybrid energy car ferry, Victoria of Wight, is to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex on Thursday, September 20. The ceremony will take place at …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Yang Ming Launches New Container Vessel, 'YM Wellbeing'

Yang Ming Launches New Container Vessel, 'YM Wellbeing'

YM Wellbeing, a new 14,000 TEU full-container vessel built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., was named at a ceremony held on 18th September, 2018. Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) Chairman Bronson Hsieh and …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy Industries to demonstrate new LNG system at Gastech in Spain

Hyundai Heavy Industries to demonstrate new LNG system at Gastech in Spain

South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries said on Monday it will hold Tech Forum for its global customers on the sidelines of Gastech Conference & Exhibition to be held in Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday. Gastech …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

After the successful commissioning of Service Operations Vessel (SOV) Bibby WaveMaster 1, Damen Shipyards started building its successor Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, purpose-built for the transfer and accommodation of …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
FKAB Reveals New Type of Mid Size 45000m3 LNG Carrier built for Saga LNG Shipping

FKAB Reveals New Type of Mid Size 45000m3 LNG Carrier built for Saga LNG Shipping

The 45 000 m3 LNG vessel for Saga LNG Shipping, built at China Merchants Heavy Industry, is getting more and more finalized. It has a patented LNG tank system named LNT A-BOX, developed by LNG New Technologies. This …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

On Sunday, 16 September, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) loaded the biggest ship propeller in the world onto a vessel. The “HHLA IV” floating crane brought the gigantic 110-tonne object to the port of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Artemis with Ausca

Diana Shipping signs time charter contract for mv Artemis with Ausca

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Keppel delivers its second LNG-powered vessel to Keppel Smit Towage Singapore

Keppel delivers its second LNG-powered vessel to Keppel Smit Towage Singapore

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has, through its specialised shipbuilding arm, Keppel Singmarine, delivered its second dual-fuel tug capable of running on LNG. Built for Maju Maritime (which is merged …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Seaspan To Increase Its Pool Of Unencumbered Assets To 18 Vessels

Seaspan To Increase Its Pool Of Unencumbered Assets To 18 Vessels

Seaspan Corporation (Seaspan) (NYSE:SSW) announced that it has prepaid two credit facilities which were secured by six of its vessels. Upon completion of the collateral release documentation, this will expand …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Finance
Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, was launched Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, marking a significant milestone for the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) and the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Naval