Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Contract signed at Abu Dhabi Boat Show 2018 In an official ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Boat Show, Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Abu Dhabi Ports and its subsidiary Abu Dhabi Marine Services (Safeen) for …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Standard Drilling announces sale of two medium-sized platform supply vessels

Standard Drilling announces sale of two medium-sized platform supply vessels

New World Supply Ltd (NWS), where SDSD has an ownership of 26.2%, has completed a sale of two of its six medium-sized platform supply vessels (PSVs). Caption: PSV World Emerald - Image courtesy of Damen The …
Oct 18, 2018 /  All
Port Manatee enjoys record fiscal year with diverse growth

Port Manatee enjoys record fiscal year with diverse growth

Port Manatee continues to break cargo records, including handling an all-time-high of more than 9.3 million tons in the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, up 19.1 percent from the immediately preceding 12-month period. That …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious
MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

The first of this highly-innovative new generation of ships will come into service in Spring 2023 MSC Cruises (see also CruiseMapper) and Fincantieri today announced the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Cruise
North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

On Tuesday 16 October, a bunkering operation involving Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from trucks to a sea-going vessel was successfully completed in North Sea Port. Resupplying a ship with this cleaner maritime fuel …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Cooperation between RMC and Meyer expanding into spring 2019 with a new order of cruise ship blocks to be built at Rauma shipyard

Cooperation between RMC and Meyer expanding into spring 2019 with a new order of cruise ship blocks to be built at Rauma shipyard

Cooperation between shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) and Meyer Turku, at Turku shipyard, is expanding with the addition of a new ship block order. The newest order brings the total of ship blocks …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious
Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf adds three new certifications to its existing accreditations

Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf adds three new certifications to its existing accreditations

Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf (DSO) has added three new certifications to its existing accreditations. Based on its ongoing business of the repair, maintenance, inspection and dry-docking of inland and ocean-going vessels …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious
Rauma Marine Constructions and Tallink sign letter of intent for a new car and passenger ferry

Rauma Marine Constructions and Tallink sign letter of intent for a new car and passenger ferry

AS Tallink Grupp and Finnish shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions Oy (RMC) have signed a letter of intent to build an environmentally friendly car and passenger ferry for the scheduled service between Tallinn …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

El Coqui’s Capabilities Mark Innovative Milestone for Crowley (Video)

As the christening of El Coquí nears, a new video showcases the ship’s capabilities under operation by Crowley’s global ship management group, including crew and shoreside personnel. The Commitment …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
MV Baru sets a new standard in environmentally friendly deep sea shipping

MV Baru sets a new standard in environmentally friendly deep sea shipping

MV Baru, the first vessel in Torvald Klaveness next generation of combination carriers, the CLEANBUs, was named yesterday by the Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ine Eriksen Søreide at New Yangzi Shipyard in …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels