Steel cutting ceremony for Ulstein SX195 design offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte

Steel cutting ceremony for Ulstein SX195 design offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte

The steel cutting ceremony of yard number 315, the next offshore wind vessel for Bernhard Schulte, was carried out on 10 Sept 2018. Steel cutting is considered as first step of a newbuild project. The Service Operation …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Eni begins construction of the Hull for Coral South Floating LNG Unit

Eni begins construction of the Hull for Coral South Floating LNG Unit

At the presence of Mozambique’s Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Ernesto Max Tonela, Eni and its Area 4 partners held Thursday (Sept 6) at Geoje Island, South Korea, the “First Steel Cut” …
Sep 10, 2018 /  Vessels
GasLog cuts steel on LNG newbuild

GasLog cuts steel on LNG newbuild

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog started the construction of a new liquefied natural gas carrier at the South Korean shipbuilder, Samsung Heavy Industries. Images courtesy of GasLog   The company said it cut …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Steel Cut for World's Largest Container Vessels in Shanghai

Steel Cut for World's Largest Container Vessels in Shanghai

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has commenced construction of CMA CGM’s 22,000 TEU boxships, which would make them the largest container vessels in the world, reported China's official …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Curious
Milestones come in pairs for the maritime gas silk road: Launching of the first 85,000cbm VLEC and steel cutting of the second

Milestones come in pairs for the maritime gas silk road: Launching of the first 85,000cbm VLEC and steel cutting of the second

With the witness by all the guests, the first 85,000cbm VLEC was successfully undocked in DSIC, which will be delivered and ready to be the first carrier to transport ethane from U.S. to China in the first quarter of …
Jul 23, 2018 /  Vessels
Steel-cutting ceremony for new RAstar 3800-DF design at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard, China

Steel-cutting ceremony for new RAstar 3800-DF design at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard, China

On June 15th 2018, a steel-cutting ceremony took place for a RAstar 3800-DF (dual-fuel) at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard in China. This first-ever RAstar 3800-DF tug is the 10th custom designed vessel by Robert Allan Ltd. …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

A bulk carrier has crashed into the stern of a berthed containership in Kaohsiung Harbour in Taiwan. In a video released on June 19, the Taiwan-flagged bulk carrier ‘China Steel Innovator’ hits the Evergreen …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Accidents
Seaspan Shipyards and Shipbuilding Partners Celebrate Start of Construction on Canada’s Joint Support Ships

Seaspan Shipyards and Shipbuilding Partners Celebrate Start of Construction on Canada’s Joint Support Ships

Friday (June 15, 2018), joined by representatives from industry and government, Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) celebrated the start of construction on the first Joint Support Ship (JSS) for the Royal Canadian Navy …
Jun 18, 2018 /  Naval
Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

Deal advances $1.6 Billion Port steel mill; build-out brings 500 new jobs to Brownsville The Brownsville Navigation District Board of Commissioners – the governing body for the Port of Brownsville – has …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Curious
Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

Construction of LNG ships for Volkswagen Group Logistics started

From 2019, the ships powered by liquefied natural gas are to be operated by Siem Car Carriers AS under charter adults to Volkswagen Group Logistics Significant reduction in atmospheric pollutants such as CO2, NOX, …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Vessels