20,000 TEU COSCO SHIPPING Sagittarius Named in Shanghai

20,000 TEU COSCO SHIPPING Sagittarius Named in Shanghai

On October 18, the naming ceremony for COSCO SHIPPING Sagittarius, the 9th 20,000 TEU ULCS of the COSCO SHIPPING constellation series, was held at the shipyard of Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (SWS). Vice …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Vessels
De Boer holds naming ceremony for Damen RSD WID Tug 2915 Hybrid 'Fregate' and ASD Tug 2310 SD 'Papillon'

De Boer holds naming ceremony for Damen RSD WID Tug 2915 Hybrid 'Fregate' and ASD Tug 2310 SD 'Papillon'

The naming ceremony has been held for two custom tugs built by Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld for De Boer Remorquage SARL, a joint venture between Dutch Dredging and Iskes Towage and Salvage. The ceremony took place in the …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
New LNG Vessel for Tokyo Gas Named

New LNG Vessel for Tokyo Gas Named

Today, a naming ceremony for a new LNG vessel was held at the Tsu shipyard of Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) in Tsu city, Japan. NYK and Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd.,(*1) a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas Co. …
Oct 3, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

MOL LNG-Fueled Tugboat Named Ishin

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) on Friday announced that naming and launching ceremonies for the company's LNG-fueled tugboat, built at Kanagawa Dockyard Co., Ltd., were held on September 28. The tugboat was …
Oct 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Recently the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tug Southampton took place in the Port of Zeebrugge. Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbour towage activities, …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Naming ceremony for first of 35 newbuild crude oil and product tankers on order to be leased to Trafigura

Naming ceremony for first of 35 newbuild crude oil and product tankers on order to be leased to Trafigura

Trafigura Group Pte Ltd (Trafigura), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has today named the first of its 35 crude oil and product tankers being built in South Korea and …
Sep 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage recently took two sister tugs ASD 2913 ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service in the Port of Rotterdam and the Port of Zeebrugge respectively. On Thursday, September 13, a …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
15,000 TEU container ship Al Jmeliyah christened in Rotterdam

15,000 TEU container ship Al Jmeliyah christened in Rotterdam

Inge Sijbesma, wife of the CEO of DSM, is naming patron // The “Al Jmeliyah” will link Europe with the Far East // The ship is technically equipped to use LNG fuel Tuesday, the 15,000 TEU ship "Al Jmeliyah" …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named Vladimir Vize

Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier for Yamal LNG Project Named Vladimir Vize

The Vessel Will Serve in the World's First Ice-Breaking LNG Carrier Project following "Vladimir Rusanov" TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) held a naming ceremony on 11 September for an ice-breaking LNG carrier, …
Sep 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

In a first-of-its-kind open air concert, AIDAnova is officially named at sold-out event featuring Grammy winner DJ David Guetta in Papenburg, Germany In December AIDAnova will make its maiden voyage and history as the …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Cruise