Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

The design by Camarc provides break-through performance for the mid-sized market The Port of Los Angeles recently awarded Vigor the contract to build two 56’ pilot boats. Camarc pilot boats are widely acknowledged …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Curious
LR and Partners sign MOU to develop the first ocean-going autonomous navigation system

LR and Partners sign MOU to develop the first ocean-going autonomous navigation system

LR announced Wednesday – during Singapore Maritime Week – a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ST Engineering Electronics Ltd. (STEE), a leading Information Communications Technologies (ICT) provider and …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Hamburg Süd and The China Navigation Company (CNCo) closed sale of Hamburg Süd’s dry bulk subsidiaries to CNCo

Hamburg Süd and The China Navigation Company (CNCo) closed sale of Hamburg Süd’s dry bulk subsidiaries to CNCo

Hamburg Süd and CNCo have received regulatory approval and completed the transfer of RAO and the bulk activities in Furness Withy and Aliança Navegação e Logística to CNCo. Caption: …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Navig8 Chemical Tankers enters into sale and leaseback agreements with ICBC Financial Leasing for four 37,000dwt product oil/chemical tankers

Navig8 Chemical Tankers enters into sale and leaseback agreements with ICBC Financial Leasing for four 37,000dwt product oil/chemical tankers

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. (N-OTC: CHEMS), an international shipping company focused on the transportation of chemicals, Friday announced that it has entered into sale and leaseback agreements with ICBC Financial …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
TEN Announces New Charters for Two LNG Vessels

TEN Announces New Charters for Two LNG Vessels

TEN, Ltd (TEN) (NYSE:TNP) Friday (Mar15) announced new charters for two LNG carriers, the Neo Energy and the Maria Energy to significant international energy concerns for an aggregate period of 36 months.   The …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

“We are on-budget, on-time and with the end clearly in sight, we are already seeing the benefits.” This week, container stack No. 1 began operating at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) and in doing so …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
GTT notified by SHI for tank design of a new LNG carrier for Navigare

GTT notified by SHI for tank design of a new LNG carrier for Navigare

GTT has received an order from the Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) for the tank design of a new 174,000 m3 LNG carrier (LNGC), on behalf of the Danish ship-owner Navigare. Image for illustrative …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Curious
DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL has been awarded a contract for the classification of the passenger sailing ship Sea Cloud Spirit (see also CruiseMapper), built by Metalships & Docks in Vigo, Spain. Representatives from both companies …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Vessels
U.S. Navy Awards Vigor Drydocking Contract for Littoral Combat Ship, USS Coronado

U.S. Navy Awards Vigor Drydocking Contract for Littoral Combat Ship, USS Coronado

This month the U.S. Navy awarded the contract to execute the Drydocking Selected Restricted Availability (DSRA) for the USS Coronado (LCS-4) to Vigor. Work will be performed at Vigor’s Portland shipyard. The …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Naval
Vigor Awarded Contract for Maintenance of Coast Guard Cutter Healy

Vigor Awarded Contract for Maintenance of Coast Guard Cutter Healy

The U.S. Coast Guard’s most technologically advanced polar icebreaker, Healy, arrived at Vigor’s shipyard in Seattle in early January for maintenance, the company announced in a release. The $7.3 million …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Vessels