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
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 After replacing the outdated and often …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
40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

40 Wärtsilä 20DF engines will power China’s first fleet of LNG fuelled PSVs

The technology group Wärtsilä has won the contract to supply 40 generating sets for 12 new LNG fuelled platform supply vessels (PSV), the first such vessels to be built for a Chinese owner. The multiple …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
ABB Powers Tourists to the Niagara Falls with First US Built All-Electric Vessels

ABB Powers Tourists to the Niagara Falls with First US Built All-Electric Vessels

Niagara Falls tour operator Maid of the Mist orders two new passenger vessels sailing on pure electric power, enabled by ABB’s technology Visitors to the iconic Niagara Falls will soon be able to …
May 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Gulf Island Awarded Two Additional Navy Vessels

Gulf Island Awarded Two Additional Navy Vessels

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (Gulf Island) (NASDAQ: GIFI) announced Wednesday that it received an award for the construction of two (2) additional towing, salvage and rescue ships (T-ATS) for the U.S. Navy (Navy). …
May 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Arkona offshore wind farm switched on

Arkona offshore wind farm switched on

Yesterday, the Arkona offshore wind farm has been officially opened by German Chancellor Angela Merkel. ‘Arkona is an iconic project for future generations - built today!’ The opening ceremony was held in …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Curious
ABB to deliver full power and propulsion package for Seabourn’s two new ultra-luxury expedition cruise ships

ABB to deliver full power and propulsion package for Seabourn’s two new ultra-luxury expedition cruise ships

Sustaining its strong track record in the expedition ship market, ABB secures power and propulsion contract for the two debut Seabourn (see also CruiseMapper) ultra-luxury expedition vessels The contract covers two …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Curious
1,000 Kilometres of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Laid

1,000 Kilometres of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Laid

A total of 1,000 kilometres of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline has now been laid in Finnish, Swedish and German waters. Two Allseas pipelay vessels – Solitaire and Pioneering Spirit – are currently …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Vessels