First European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG / MGO departs Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

First European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG / MGO departs Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

The first European dredger converted to dual-fuel LNG/MGO propulsion has departed Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu) to return to work, 23 months after contract signing. The 117 metre, 8,500m³ trailing suction hopper …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen and Wilson Sons complete shallow dive support vessel conversion in Brazil

Damen and Wilson Sons complete shallow dive support vessel conversion in Brazil

In April Damen and Wilson Sons Estaleiros completed the conversion of platform supply vessel Fulmar to a shallow dive support vessel (SDSV). For this, the vessel, owned and operated by Wilson Sons UltraTug Offshore, need …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Gibdock converts ferry to run on LNG fuel

Gibdock converts ferry to run on LNG fuel

Gibraltar’s Gibdock shipyard has completed a major conversion project so that the Baleària ferry Napoles (see also CruiseMapper) can operate using LNG as fuel. The 186m long Napoles, which has a …
May 13, 2019 /  Vessels
BC Ferries celebrated Earth Day with the return of the Spirit of Vancouver Island

BC Ferries celebrated Earth Day with the return of the Spirit of Vancouver Island

Vessel returns to service after a mid-life upgrade including a conversion to natural gas Just in time for Earth Day, the Spirit of Vancouver Island (see also CruiseMapper) returned to service last Thursday (Apr 18) …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Keppel receives final approval for the conversion of Gimi FLNG project

Keppel receives final approval for the conversion of Gimi FLNG project

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M)'s wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), has received the Final Notice to Proceed (FNTP) from Gimi MS Corporation, a subsidiary of Golar LNG Limited, …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels
BC Ferries-owned Spirit of Vancouver Island converted to LNG

BC Ferries-owned Spirit of Vancouver Island converted to LNG

Spirit of Vancouver Island (see also CruiseMapper) owned by BC Ferries, has been converted at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA. On 28 February 2019 the ferry departed from the yard following the completion of a mid-life …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions signs a contract for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a contract  for the conversion of a 15,000 TEU container vessel to dual-fuel operation. The container vessel MV SAJIR is owned by Hapag-Lloyd, one of the world's leading liner …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Vessels
Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

19 months after the contract was awarded, Europe’s first conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO is close to completion. This is the first conversion of its kind to take place in …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin Supports KNOT in Martin Linge FSO Project

Deltamarin is reinforcing its position in the global offshore Oil & Gas industry by participating in the Martin Linge FSO project of Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS (KNOT). Deltamarin supported KNOT by providing …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri has signed a contract with Windstar Cruises (part of the Xanterra Travel Collection) (see also CruiseMapper), owners and one of the main operators in the field of high-end small ship cruises, for an …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Vessels