Spotted: Naming ceremony of 4 new building Arctic-class LNG of Yamal Project held in South Korea

Spotted: Naming ceremony of 4 new building Arctic-class LNG of Yamal Project held in South Korea

On March 28, 2019, a naming ceremony of co-invested 4 new built LNG carriers by Teekay and CLNG was grandly held in DSME shipyard in South Korea. The 4 new buildings are specialized for Yamal project. Vice chairman of …
Apr 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Svitzer holds a naming ceremony for newest London tug - Svitzer Meridian

Svitzer holds a naming ceremony for newest London tug - Svitzer Meridian

Event on the Thames, in partnership with National Grid Grain LNG and Sanmar, celebrates latest addition to ten-strong London fleet In London, leading global towage operator Svitzer and key partners have today officially …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Vessels
DFDS’ Largest ferry named and ready for service

DFDS’ Largest ferry named and ready for service

On 7 March, DFDS’ largest ferry ever was named Ephesus Seaways at a naming ceremony in Istanbul and will soon set course for its first sailing to Trieste fully loaded with 450 trailers. Caption: EVP Peder …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Matson Christens Second Aloha Class Vessel 'Kaimana Hila' At Philly Shipyard

Matson Christens Second Aloha Class Vessel 'Kaimana Hila' At Philly Shipyard

Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, and Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), the wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA (Oslo: PHLY) christened the second of two Aloha Class …
Mar 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Merchant Marine Names New VLCC Universal Leader

Hyundai Merchant Marine Names New VLCC Universal Leader

On January 29, 2019. HMM held a naming ceremony for a 300,000 dwt Very Large Crude Oil Carrier (VLCC), the ‘Universal Leader’, at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME)’s Okpo shipyard …
Jan 29, 2019 /  Vessels
Teekay welcomes Sean Spirit Into Teekay ‘Legacy Class’

Teekay welcomes Sean Spirit Into Teekay ‘Legacy Class’

In October 2018, Teekay had a combined naming ceremony for two LNG Carriers, Sean Spirit and Yamal Spirit, at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industry in Korea. Teekay already has the Torben Spirit, named after Company's founder …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Vessels
New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

On January 17, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Kagawa prefecture for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own. ** The …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Ship built by Guangzhou Shipyard International for Swedish company Rederi AB Gotland named at grand ceremony

Ship built by Guangzhou Shipyard International for Swedish company Rederi AB Gotland named at grand ceremony

A new and luxury ro-ro passenger vessel built by Guangzhou Shipyard International Company Ltd for Swedish company Rederi AB Gotland was named VISBORG in a naming ceremony in Guangdong provincial capital on …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov held at Guangzhou Shipyard International

Naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov held at Guangzhou Shipyard International

The naming ceremony for the Arctic condensate tanker Boris Sokolov was held at Guangzhou Shipyard International on 4 December 2018. The Arc7 ice class ship is named after Captain Sokolov who commanded the world’s …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Höegh LNG names ninth FSRU - Höegh Gannet

Höegh LNG names ninth FSRU - Höegh Gannet

Norway-based FSRU provider Höegh LNG held on Tuesday a naming ceremony for its ninth floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) at South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries. The vessel named Höegh …
Nov 28, 2018 /  Vessels