Maran Gas Chooses Daewoo Shipbuilding For Latest LNG ship

Maran Gas Chooses Daewoo Shipbuilding For Latest LNG ship

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME), a major shipyard here, said Friday it has received an order to build a liquefied natural gas ship for a Greek company. Caption: Gas carrier built by DSME - …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Curious
China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp wins shipbuilding orders worth $1.2 billion

China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) won orders from CMA CGM Group, a leading global shipping group based in France, to build 10 15,000 containerships of 20-foot equivalent unit capacity. The approximate total value …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd first in world to convert large container ship to LNG

Hapag-Lloyd first in world to convert large container ship to LNG

Retrofitting of the 15,000 TEU vessel “Sajir” to use LNG propulsion / Pilot project paves the way for converting large ships to LNG / 15 to 30 percent less CO2 emissions possible Hapag-Lloyd will retrofit …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $15.2 Billion Block Contract For Two Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $15.2 Billion Block Contract For Two Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

For the first time in more than three decades, Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division was awarded a multi-ship contract from the U.S. Navy to build two aircraft carriers. The …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Naval
LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

LPG-Fuelled ME-LGIP to Power Chinese VLGC

Further shipowners turning to LGP in advance of 2020 emissions deadline Jiangnan Shipyard, owned by China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), has ordered an LPG-burning MAN B&W 6G60ME-LGIP engine in connection with the …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Vessels
K-Line announces delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier CORONA YOUTHFUL

K-Line announces delivery of ‘Corona’ Series Coal Carrier CORONA YOUTHFUL

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced the delivery of CORONA YOUTHFUL, a 91,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Oshima Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. on February 1, 2019. CORONA YOUTHFUL is same type as …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Vessels
ABS Grants AIP for Two Dalian Shipbuilding LNG as Fuel Designs

ABS Grants AIP for Two Dalian Shipbuilding LNG as Fuel Designs

ABS and DSIC collaborate on LNG as fuel innovation ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to two LNG powered designs from China’s Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Group Co (DSIC). DSIC’s designs include a …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Heavy wins US$286mln order for the construction of three very large oil carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$286mln order for the construction of three very large oil carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., the world's top shipbuilder by sales, said Wednesday that it has clinched a 320 billion won (US$286 million) deal to build three very large crude carriers (VLCCs). Caption: A very large …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Curious
Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group Announces Commencement of Steel Cutting for USCGC ARGUS (WMSM-915)

Eastern Shipbuilding Group reports that steel cutting for the first offshore patrol cutter (OPC), Coast Guard Cutter ARGUS (WMSM-915), commenced on January 7, 2019 at Eastern’s facilities. ESG successfully …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Naval
New Coal Carrier for Hokkaido Electric Power Delivered with an Innovative Binary Cycle Power Generation System for ship

New Coal Carrier for Hokkaido Electric Power Delivered with an Innovative Binary Cycle Power Generation System for ship

On January 23, a new coal carrier Pirika Mosiri Maru that NYK will own and operate to transport coal for Hokkaido Electric Power Co. Inc. (HEPCO), was delivered at Oshima Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. in Saikai city, Nagasaki …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels