Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

The technology group Wärtsilä has again been selected by the Netherlands-based shipbuilding company Damen Shipyards Group to provide the main propulsion solutions for a large Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). The …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday (Jul11) it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Under the deal with H-Line Shipping Co., a midsize …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR

DSME Smart Ship Solution approved by LR

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) has received approval in principle (AiP) from LR for its Smart Ship Solution (DS4®). The fleet monitoring smart ECDIS and surveillance system has been …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding teams up with MAN-ES for digitalization of ship engines

Daewoo Shipbuilding teams up with MAN-ES for digitalization of ship engines

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, said Friday it has signed a strategic partnership with global engine makers to boost its effort to build smart ships. Daewoo …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Mipo Dockyard wins US$138Mln order for 2 car carrier ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard wins US$138Mln order for 2 car carrier ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a mid-sized South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has secured a 163 billion-won (US$138 million) order to build two car carrier ships. Under the deal with a European shipper, …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
NYK to Build New Energy-saving Bulk Carrier under Long-term Charter Contract

NYK to Build New Energy-saving Bulk Carrier under Long-term Charter Contract

NYK has concluded a contract with Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) for construction of a next-generation energy-saving bulk carrier. After delivery in 2021, the ship is expected to transport raw materials for JFE …
Jul 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Tsuneishi Shipbuilding receives first order from a shipowner in Japan for the newly developed 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carrier TESS42

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding receives first order from a shipowner in Japan for the newly developed 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carrier TESS42

TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd. has received its first order from a shipowner in Japan for several 42,000-metric-ton log and bulk carriers TESS42*. With growing demand for cargo transport due to economic growth in Asia, …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Curious
Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

Wärtsilä, Oshima & DNV GL joint development project produces Bulk Carrier design to meet IMO 2030 environmental targets

The technology group Wärtsilä, Japanese shipbuilder Oshima Shipbuilding, and the classification society DNV GL have delivered the first results of their joint industry development project. At the recent …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Thun Tankers takes delivery of the second L-Class tanker - Thun London

Thun Tankers takes delivery of the second L-Class tanker - Thun London

Thun Tankers takes delivery of the second L-class, Thun London, yesterday in China. Just like her sister ship, Thun Lidkoping, she will enter the Gothia Tanker Alliance network. On July 2nd, Thun Tankers took delivery …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Vessels
VT Halter Marine Commences Construction of Two Navy Berthing Vessels

VT Halter Marine Commences Construction of Two Navy Berthing Vessels

VT Halter Marine Inc (VT Halter Marine), a company of ST Engineering North America, Inc. (STENA), laid the keel to signify the commencement of construction for two Auxiliary Personnel Lighter – Small (APL(S)) …
Jul 3, 2019 /  Curious