ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

Composite technology a “game changer” for LNG as marine fuel ABS, OceanFinance and Scorpius Space Launch Company (SSLC) are joining forces on the SPACE TECH4SEA project to adapt composite technologies …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

Austal Successfully Launches 109M High-Speed Catamaran for Molslinjen of Denmark (Video)

AUSTAL (ASX:ASB) operations in Henderson, Western Australia has successfully launched the Auto Express 109m high-speed vehicle/passenger ferry ‘Express 4’  for Molslinjen (OMX:MOLS) of Denmark. This …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Powerful Tundra 3600-H Icebreaker Tug Designed for Swedish Port Launched in Spain

Earlier this month (Oct 08), a new hybrid-powered icebreaking escort tug was launched by GONDAN Shipbuilders in Figueres, Spain. This is an important step for GONDAN Shipbuilders in unique compact icebreaker …
Oct 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Navantia launches Suezmax tanker for Ibaizabal Group

Navantia launches Suezmax tanker for Ibaizabal Group

Spanish state-owned shipbuilder Navantia recently launched Monte Urquiola, the third Suezmax oil tanker being built for the Ibaizabal Group. The tanker has a displacement of 164,200 tonnes, a length of 274 metres, a …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

Louis Dreyfus Launches Wind Of Change, First SOV for Ørsted

The LOUIS DREYFUS ARMATEURS Group (LDA) announced Saturday the launching of WIND OF CHANGE, Company’s first service operation vessel dedicated to the maintenance of offshore wind farms for the Danish giant …
Oct 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther-designed 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry Jiang Men launched

Incat Crowther announced yesterday the launch of 40m Catamaran Passenger Ferry, Jiang Men, built by Wang Tak. Jiang Men is the third in a series that started with 2016’s Shi Zi Yang 7. In the constantly evolving …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL Launches Newly Built Large-Scale Ferry Sunflower Kirishima

MOL Launches Newly Built Large-Scale Ferry Sunflower Kirishima

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that the newly built large-scale ferry Sunflower Kirishima operated by its group company Ferry Sunflower Co., Ltd. was launched on September 15, and with many …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Scotline and Royal Bodewes announces the launch of Scot Carrier (Video)

Scotline and Royal Bodewes announces the launch of Scot Carrier (Video)

On 14th September 2018, Royal Bodewes launched the latest vessel from their yard in Groningen, MV Scot Carrier. The ship will be the latest and largest addition to Scotline’s exclusive fleet of vessels, once she …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, was launched Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, marking a significant milestone for the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) and the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Naval
Ferus Smit Nb. 447 ‘Arklow Wave’ successfully launched (Video)

Ferus Smit Nb. 447 ‘Arklow Wave’ successfully launched (Video)

On Friday the 31st of August, Ferus Smit Nb. 447 was successfully launched at the Ferus Smit yard in Leer. M.V. Arklow Wave is the first vessel in a series of 4 that will be delivered to Ferus Smit client from the city …
Sep 3, 2018 /  Vessels