Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Spurred by the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Oshima Shipbuilding and classification society DNV GL have signed a long-term strategic cooperation to conduct research and development together on …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG ship order

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major South Korean shipyard, said Wednesday it has secured an order to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier for a Greek shipper. Under the deal with Maran Gas …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Vessels
China’s first LNG bunker vessel to feature integrated Wärtsilä solutions

China’s first LNG bunker vessel to feature integrated Wärtsilä solutions

China’s first seagoing LNG bunker vessel will operate with a comprehensive and integrated package of highly efficient and environmentally sustainable solutions from the technology group Wärtsilä. The ship …
Jun 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Eastern Shipbuilding Delivers Escort-Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER to McAllister Towing  

Eastern Shipbuilding Delivers Escort-Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER to McAllister Towing  

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. announced yesterday the delivery of the Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug AVA M. McALLISTER for McAllister Towing, Inc. on May 31, 2019. This Escort/Rescue Z-Drive Tug design is provided by …
Jun 7, 2019 /  Vessels
Coral Expeditions Orders Second Expedition Cruise Ship from VARD after Coral Adventurer success

Coral Expeditions Orders Second Expedition Cruise Ship from VARD after Coral Adventurer success

VARD is cementing its relationship with Australia’s Coral Expeditions following the success of the recently delivered Coral Adventurer vessel (see also CruiseMapper), built at Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam. …
Jun 6, 2019 /  Cruise
DNV GL and New Dayang Shipbuilding agree JDP to update Crown bulk carrier design

DNV GL and New Dayang Shipbuilding agree JDP to update Crown bulk carrier design

As part of the strategic cooperation agreement signed between SUMEC Marine Company Ltd. and DNV GL last year, SUMEC’s New Dayang Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and DNV GL have agreed on a Joint Development Project (JDP) to …
Jun 6, 2019 /  Curious
Keppel Offshore & Marine selects KONGSBERG for ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated systems for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig

Keppel Offshore & Marine selects KONGSBERG for ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated systems for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig

Ground-breaking delivery of diverse and integrated KONGSBERG systems selected for new, state-of-the-art semi-submersible drilling rig Kongsberg Maritime has won its first milestone orders for a major project combining …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Curious
Second Tugboat From Med Marine To America In 2019

Second Tugboat From Med Marine To America In 2019

Leading Turkish shipbuilder and tugboat operator Med Marine signed a contract for a MED-A2360 series tugboat with Saam Guatemala for its Puerto Quetzal operations. The vessel is a RAmparts 2300-MM tugboat, designed …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Sanmar Begins Construction of New RASTAR - 3200 SX Escort Tugs

Sanmar Begins Construction of New RASTAR - 3200 SX Escort Tugs

Robert Allan Ltd. announced yesterday (May 30) that Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey started the construction of a new series of RAstar 3200-SX tugs in March of 2019. The tugs which are named by Sanmar after a large river in …
May 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers confirms the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard

Maersk Product Tankers has confirmed the order for the remaining four of ten LR2 newbuildings from Dalian Shipyard. The order is part of an ongoing fleet renewal programme in the LR2 segment. “We are building …
May 28, 2019 /  Vessels