New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

On May 14, a naming ceremony was held at the Nagasaki shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier that NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own.** The ceremony was attended …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

DNV GL awards CMHI AIPs for two new offshore designs

Classification society DNV GL has presented China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) with Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates for two new offshore units: an arctic single column drilling unit and a wind turbine …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Saga LNG Shipping names its new mid-size carrier - Saga Dawn

Saga LNG Shipping names its new mid-size carrier - Saga Dawn

Saga LNG Shipping on Wednesday named its new liquefied natural gas carrier Saga Dawn at China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) in Haimen, China. The 45,000-cbm LNG carrier will be delivered in May and enter into …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Vessels
The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The Polar Vessel Greg Mortimer Ready for Launch

The launching ceremony of the ‘Greg Mortimer’ (see also CruiseMapper), the first polar expedition cruise vessel in SunStone Ships’ INFINITY series, was held in the morning of 12 March at the CMHI yard, …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
First steel cut on OHT semi-submersible vessel

First steel cut on OHT semi-submersible vessel

The first steel of the OHT semi-submersible heavy lift crane vessel was cut on 1 March at the CMHI yard in China. The Ulstein designed vessel is developed for operations in the offshore renewables and installation …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Shipowner SunStone Ships has signed their fourth shipbuilding contract on an expedition cruise ship in their Infinity series. The vessel, which will be constructed at the CMHI yard in China, is a CX103 design featuring …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Cruise
AML’s MVP200 Selected for New Swedish Research Vessel RV Svea

AML’s MVP200 Selected for New Swedish Research Vessel RV Svea

AML Oceanographic announced on Wednesday that a Moving Vessel Profiler is being installed on one of the most modern research vessels in the world, the Swedish vessel RV Svea. The newbuild Swedish vessel, owned by the …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier MARVEL CRANE

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier MARVEL CRANE

First of Two LNG carriers for Mitsui & Co. to be used in the U.S. Cameron LNG Project Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance from enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Vessels
MHI Vestas Achieves Final Turbine Installation at Horns Reef 3

MHI Vestas Achieves Final Turbine Installation at Horns Reef 3

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has installed the final V164-8.3 MW turbine at Horns Reef 3 offshore wind park, now featuring the most powerful turbines operating in Denmark. MHI Vestas celebrates the successful installation …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Successful sea trial for SAGA DAWN

Successful sea trial for SAGA DAWN

SAGA DAWN has returned from a 5-days successful sea trial. SAGA DAWN, the 45 000 m3 LNG vessel for Saga LNG shipping, built at China Merchants Heavy Industry, returned from the sea trial where the vessel showed great …
Dec 21, 2018 /  Vessels