China's first domestic large-scale cruise ship enters production stage

China's first domestic large-scale cruise ship enters production stage

The first cruise liner to be built in the Chinese mainland entered the production phase on Friday, with the 135,500-metric-ton Vista-class vessel expected to showcase China's cutting-edge prowess in shipbuilding …
Oct 21, 2019 /  Cruise
Hai Long OWF and CSBC DEME Wind Engineering join forces for the first large-scale Balance of Plant contract in Taiwan offshore wind

Hai Long OWF and CSBC DEME Wind Engineering join forces for the first large-scale Balance of Plant contract in Taiwan offshore wind

Today in Taipei, the Hai Long Offshore Wind (OFW) Project signed Taiwan’s first large-scale Balance of Plant (BOP) Preferred Supplier Agreement (PSA) with local company CSBC DEME Wind Engineering (CDWE), marking …
Oct 21, 2019 /  Curious
MOL Introduces AR Navigation System at Maritime Conference in Dubai

MOL Introduces AR Navigation System at Maritime Conference in Dubai

Introducing ICT-based Ship Operation Tool, Targeting Sea Routes around the World TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced that, along with Furuno Electric Co., Ltd., it made a joint presentation of their advanced …
Oct 18, 2019 /  Curious
DNV GL Awards AiP Certificates to HHI for three Types of Standard Mid-sized FPSOs

DNV GL Awards AiP Certificates to HHI for three Types of Standard Mid-sized FPSOs

DNV GL awarded Hyundai Heavy Industries approval in principle (AiP) certificates for its "Standard FPSO (model name: Hi-PROS)" design. Vidar Dolonen, Regional Manager of Korea and Japan at DNV GL – Maritime, …
Oct 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Offshore Myanmar Platform FEED Goes to Doris Engineering and Hyundai Heavy Industries

Offshore Myanmar Platform FEED Goes to Doris Engineering and Hyundai Heavy Industries

South Korea-based POSCO International has awarded DORIS Engineering and Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) the front-end engineering design (FEED) contract for the Shwe Project Phase 3 development offshore Myanmar, DORIS …
Oct 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 904 bln-won order for 5 container ships

Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 904 bln-won order for 5 container ships

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Tuesday it has secured an order worth 903.9 billion won (US$763 million) to build five container vessels. Under the deal with an …
Oct 15, 2019 /  Curious
JSW Infrastructure to buy 14 more mini-bulk carriers for $126 million

JSW Infrastructure to buy 14 more mini-bulk carriers for $126 million

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Infrastructure Ltd will buy as much as 14 more mini-bulk carriers that can move seamlessly along sea and river carrying cargo between its Jaigarh and Dharamtar ports for the captive use of the …
Oct 14, 2019 /  Curious
Wärtsilä and Norsepower sign agreement to strengthen global wind propulsion service network

Wärtsilä and Norsepower sign agreement to strengthen global wind propulsion service network

The technology group Wärtsilä and Norsepower, a leading provider of low maintenance, software operated, data verified auxiliary wind propulsion systems, have signed a service cooperation agreement. This will …
Oct 14, 2019 /  Curious
2020 Bulkers Ltd. (2020) Announces Time charter for Bulk Shanghai

2020 Bulkers Ltd. (2020) Announces Time charter for Bulk Shanghai

2020 Bulkers has entered into a time charter agreement for Bulk Shanghai with a 100% owned subsidiary of Glencore. The vessel will commence a 11-13 month time charter upon delivery from New Times Shipyard in early …
Oct 14, 2019 /  Vessels
New productivity records set at APM Terminals Barcelona

New productivity records set at APM Terminals Barcelona

APM Terminals Barcelona has reached a new milestone in its history, breaking the record for movements during a call by registering 5,394 movements on the Millau Bridge ship, which belongs to The Alliance, the terminal's …
Oct 11, 2019 /  Curious