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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
Steel cutting for SunStone’s X-Bow expedition cruise vessel

Steel cutting for SunStone’s X-Bow expedition cruise vessel

On 16 March 2018, the steel cutting ceremony of SunStone Ship's ULSTEIN X-BOW expedition cruise ship took place in the Haimen base of CMHI (China Merchants Heavy Industry). Caption: BV Class Project Lead Surveyor, BJ …
Mar 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Wagenborg Offshore walk to work vessel Kasteelborg put into service

Wagenborg Offshore walk to work vessel Kasteelborg put into service

Today the second walk-to-work ship of Wagenborg Offshore was put into service under the name 'Kasteelborg'. The vessel has been converted from a standard offshore supply vessel to this specialized walk-to-work vessel in …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Vessels
SBM Offshore puts safety in the limelight as topsides construction kicks off for Liza FPSO (Video)

SBM Offshore puts safety in the limelight as topsides construction kicks off for Liza FPSO (Video)

SBM Offshore announced earlier today that the first-steel cut event has officially kicked off work for the construction of the topsides for the Liza floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel project at …
Feb 22, 2018 /  Vessels
A green future for cruise liners? (Video)

A green future for cruise liners? (Video)

Work is underway on a prototype environmentally-friendly cruise ship that combines the durability of traditional materials with renewable energy technology Whether holidaymakers enjoy relaxing on poolside deck chairs or …
Feb 20, 2018 /  Cruise
First milestone for Ulstein-designed expedition cruise vessel

First milestone for Ulstein-designed expedition cruise vessel

The steel cutting ceremony of the first polar new build in the Lindblad Expeditions-National Geographic fleet was carried out on Friday morning, 5 January 2018. The vessel, yard number 312 at Ulstein Verft, will be ready …
Jan 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Vinalines signs cooperation agreement with Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel JSC

Vinalines signs cooperation agreement with Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel JSC

Vietnam shipping giant Vinalines on December 15 signed a co-operation agreement with Hoa Phat Dung Quat Steel JSC in the fields of training, seaport exploitation, transportation, material and equipment import, and …
Dec 18, 2017 /  Curious