Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes rapid repairs to LNG carrier Methane Princess

Over four days in January, Damen Shiprepair Brest successfully carried out repairs to the hull of the 266-metre, 138,000m³, LNG Carrier LNG Methane Princess. In order to achieve this in the minimum time it was done …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
HMS Argyll rescues 27 crew from blazing ship in the Bay of Biscay (Video)

HMS Argyll rescues 27 crew from blazing ship in the Bay of Biscay (Video)

The crew of HMS Argyll spent eight hours saving every soul aboard the Grande America in the Bay of Biscay after the ship’s cargo of containers and cars caught fire. The frigate – on her way home to …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Accidents
Damen Shiprepair Brest completes refit of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes refit of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth (see also CruiseMapper) has left Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) following a 12-day repair and refit programme. She is the most recent addition to the Cunard fleet, having been delivered in …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Shiprepair Brest completes maintenance programme on cruise ship ‘Norwegian Breakaway’

Damen Shiprepair Brest completes maintenance programme on cruise ship ‘Norwegian Breakaway’

The 326-metre, 145,655 GT, cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway arrived in Brest on 28 April for 11 days of scheduled maintenance and refurbishment. The primary objective of the visit was mechanical works on the …
Jul 11, 2018 /  Vessels
P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest

P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest

The P&O Cruises Grand-class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest. Launched in 2008, this was the first visit of the 290-metre, 116,000 DWT vessel to the yard, where she …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Hansa Heavy Lift transports two minehunting naval ships between France and UAE (Video)

Hansa Heavy Lift transports two minehunting naval ships between France and UAE (Video)

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully completed a round-trip voyage involving the transportation of two mine-hunting naval ships, each weighing 670 metric tonnes, between France and the Persian Gulf. The two French …
Sep 14, 2017 /  Vessels
Renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys completed at Damen Shiprepair Brest

Renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys completed at Damen Shiprepair Brest

Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) has completed a renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290-metre LNG carrier Gaselys. Co-owned by NYK Line of Japan and ENGIE (formerly GDF SUEZ), operated by Gazocean and …
Apr 7, 2017 /  Vessels
Container Ship Emma Maersk calls at Damen Shiprepair Brest for Special Survey works

Container Ship Emma Maersk calls at Damen Shiprepair Brest for Special Survey works

The Emma Maersk, one of Maersk Line’s largest container vessels, has recently departed from Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) following drydock services, a Special Survey and maintenance works. DSBr, located in Brest, …
Mar 17, 2016 /  Vessels
Container ship Kalliopi R.C detained in Brest due to safety deficiencies

Container ship Kalliopi R.C detained in Brest due to safety deficiencies

The container ship Kalliopi R.C has been detained in Brest (France) due to safety lacks and has to undergo some mandatory repairs before being allowed to sail again. Inspectors from the ship security center …
Mar 15, 2016 /  Vessels
Video: Cruise vessel Norwegian Epic scheduled drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Brest

Video: Cruise vessel Norwegian Epic scheduled drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Brest

On Sunday, 27 September, Norwegian Cruise Line’s cruise vessel, Norwegian Epic, entered Damen Shiprepair Brest for a scheduled refit and maintenance programme. According to Damen's press release, the vessel …
Oct 13, 2015 /  Vessels