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
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
Saga LNG’s mid-size carrier starts sea trials

Saga LNG’s mid-size carrier starts sea trials

Saga LNG Shipping’s 45,000-cbm liquefied natural gas carrier named Saga Dawn started sea trials on Thursday in the East China Sea. The LNG carrier is being built at China Merchants Heavy Industry’s (CMHI) …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce mooring systems set the standard in drill rig safety

Rolls-Royce mooring systems set the standard in drill rig safety

Rolls-Royce has signed agreements for the supply of mooring equipment to drilling rigs under construction at Singapore’s KeppelFELS yard and China Merchants Heavy Industry’s facility in Jiangsu, China. The …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Curious
SunStone Ships inks deal for two more new-builds

SunStone Ships inks deal for two more new-builds

SunStone’s Ground-Breaking INFINITY Class to see Vessels 4 and 5 Join the Expedition Fleet SunStone Ships announced the signing of an agreement to build another two INFINITY Class vessels, signaling rapid adoption …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Cruise
Third Expedition Cruise Vessel for Ulstein at CMHI

Third Expedition Cruise Vessel for Ulstein at CMHI

Recently, ship owner SunStone Ships declared the first option at the CMHI yard in the INFINITY-class series of expedition cruise vessel designs. The shipowner has now declared option number two. The total amount of CX103 …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Cruise