Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Estrid enters next phase of construction Ferry Company Stena Line has achieved another important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the ‘launching’ ceremony of the first of its …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Line invests £5M in fleet upgrade

Stena Line invests £5M in fleet upgrade

Leading ferry company Stena Line has started work on a £5m refit programme of its local ferry fleet at Belfast’s Harland and Wolff shipyard. The 10-week upgrade schedule will see five Stena Line vessels dry …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Finance
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier NOHSHU MARU

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for Next-Generation LNG Carrier NOHSHU MARU

Significantly improved LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance due to enhanced hull structure and hybrid propulsion system New vessel to transport LNG (including the Freeport LNG Project in Texas) Mitsubishi …
Jan 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Line Inaugurates Onshore Power Supply in Oslo

Stena Line Inaugurates Onshore Power Supply in Oslo

Stena Line is the first ferry company to connect to the onshore power supply connection in the Port of Oslo. Stena Saga will now be connecting to the electricity grid during calls into port. This is an important step in …
Jan 9, 2019 /  Curious
TEN Announces 36-Month Market Related Charters for Two Product Tankers

TEN Announces 36-Month Market Related Charters for Two Product Tankers

Up to $60.0 million in Potential Maximum Revenues Strong Spot Rates Continue in 2019 TEN, Ltd (TEN) (NYSE:TNP) Tuesday (Jan08) announced 36-month long charters with min/max provisions for two product tankers to a major …
Jan 9, 2019 /  Curious
ExxonMobil Begins Drilling Haimara-1 Exploration Well Offshore Guyana

ExxonMobil Begins Drilling Haimara-1 Exploration Well Offshore Guyana

First of two wildcat wells to be drilled in January Growing Turbot area offering significant development options Liza Phase 1 development progressing toward first oil production in early 2020 ExxonMobil said today …
Jan 7, 2019 /  Vessels
OSK-ShipTech appointed designers for new fishery inspection vessel by The Danish Fisheries Agency

OSK-ShipTech appointed designers for new fishery inspection vessel by The Danish Fisheries Agency

Danish Naval Architects OSK-ShipTech A/S have been assigned by the Danish Government to design and lead the tender for a new future-proof fishery inspection vessel to replace MV Vestkysten from …
Dec 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Van Oord heavy lift installation vessel Svanen takes on another Baltic project

Van Oord heavy lift installation vessel Svanen takes on another Baltic project

Van Oord has signed a contract with the Swedish energy company Vattenfall for the transport and installation of the foundations for Kriegers Flak wind farm. Van Oord will install the project’s 72 monopiles and …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
Damen signs with Gerd Stensen for Stan Tug 1606

Damen signs with Gerd Stensen for Stan Tug 1606

Damen Shipyards Group recently signed a contract with Gerd Stensen AS from Norway for the delivery of a Damen Stan Tug 1606. The client will apply the new vessel to their dredging operations. Gerd Stensen, like Damen, …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Queen Máxima of the Netherlands christens trailing suction hopper dredger Vox Amalia (Video)

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands christens trailing suction hopper dredger Vox Amalia (Video)

Her Majesty Queen Máxima performed the christening ceremony for Van Oord's trailing suction hopper dredger Vox Amalia in Rotterdam Friday afternoon (Dec 14) in presence of 1,400 employees and guests. This was …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels