Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Wednesday May 22nd, Mrs. Marianne van Oord named the vessel Acta Centaurus. Centaurus being one of the stellar constellations in the northern hemisphere. The ceremony took place in Den Helder with many guests attending …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Solstad Offshore announces PSV contracts

Solstad Offshore announces PSV contracts

Equinor UK Limited (Equinor) have declared one-year options on two Solstad Offshore ASA platform supply vessel contracts. The Sea Frost and Sea Falcon (both 2013, PX105 Design) will now be on a contract until July …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB to enable world’s first hydrogen-powered river vessel

ABB will provide a power and propulsion solution for a newbuild vessel operating along the Rhône river in France to run entirely on hydrogen fuel cells ABB strengthens its position as the marine market’s …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter completes Modular Offshore Grid Cable Storage Load-in

Swan Hunter, along with partners DOC, have successfully completed load-in spooling operations for the Elia Modular Offshore Grid (MOG) project. The contract was awarded to load-in and store 5km of the Modular Offshore …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
Debmarine Namibia To Invest In World’s First Ever Custom-Built Diamond Recovery Vessel

Debmarine Namibia To Invest In World’s First Ever Custom-Built Diamond Recovery Vessel

Debmarine Namibia announced that its Board of Directors have approved the construction of the world’s first ever custom-built diamond recovery vessel. The new vessel is expected to cost US$468 million (N$7 …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
First look at latest additions to Sentinel Marine fleet

First look at latest additions to Sentinel Marine fleet

Sentinel Marine has revealed computer-generated images of three new emergency response and rescue vessels that are currently under construction. The trio of vessels - Cromarty Sentinel, Trafalgar Sentinel and Viking …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Wight Shipyard Co hybrid patrol vessel clean and low cost

Wight Shipyard Co hybrid patrol vessel clean and low cost

UK shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co (WSC)’s newbuild hybrid vessel promises to set new industry standards in the patrol and pilot sectors helping operators including port and river authorities, Police, MOD and Royal …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Product Tankers completes sale and leaseback agreement

Maersk Product Tankers completes sale and leaseback agreement

Maersk Product Tankers has entered a sale and leaseback agreement for four MR vessels built in 2015 and 2016 with the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC). “The agreement will increase financial …
May 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Bakker Sliedrecht sees business from fishing industry increase again

Bakker Sliedrecht sees business from fishing industry increase again

By upgrading the fishing winch installation of four fishing vessels, Bakker Sliedrecht is re-establishing its name as an electrical drive specialist in the fishing industry. After replacing the outdated and often …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
MAN Energy Solutions Signs Major Service Agreement; MAN PrimeServ to maintain leading dry-bulker fleet

MAN Energy Solutions Signs Major Service Agreement; MAN PrimeServ to maintain leading dry-bulker fleet

MAN Energy Solutions, Hong Kong has signed a service agreement with Pacific Basin Shipping covering field, workshop and technical services on MAN main engines, generators and turbochargers aboard 111 dry-bulk ships. All …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious