DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels

DNV GL and Meyer Turku sign class contract for Royal Caribbean’s two new ICON Class vessels

The Finnish Meyer Turku Shipyard and DNV GL have signed a contract for the classification of Royal Caribbean International’s new ICON Class vessels. The contract covers two vessels with delivery scheduled for 2022 …
May 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines continues to invest in increasing its vessel capacity and has signed an order for three ro-ro vessels from the Chinese Jinling shipyard. The vessels delivery is expected as from 2020-2021. The total investment …
May 4, 2018 /  Vessels
First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with motion-compensated gangway system enters service

First Damen Fast Crew Supplier with motion-compensated gangway system enters service

First transfers took place in Gulf of Guinea in late March The partnership between Damen Shipyards Group and Ampelmann to extend the benefits of motion-compensated gangway systems to fast crew supply vessels has reached …
May 2, 2018 /  Vessels
THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

In the first quarter of 2018, THORCO PROJECTS has already added several heavy lift vessels to its fleet, ranging from 12,000 to 25,000 DWT. Today THORCO PROJECTS announces that it will additionally increase the lifting …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious
Keppel Offshore & Marine signs MOU with MPA and TCOMS to jointly develop autonomous vessels

Keppel Offshore & Marine signs MOU with MPA and TCOMS to jointly develop autonomous vessels

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine, Singapore (TCOMS) to …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Emas returns two offshore vessels to Singa Offshore

Emas returns two offshore vessels to Singa Offshore

Singapore’s struggling offshore vessel operator Emas Offshore has returned two offshore vessels it had leased from Singa Offshore. Emas Offshore, working on its debt restructuring, in September applied and was …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Curious
SENER: Series Vessels Designed with FORAN in Operation

SENER: Series Vessels Designed with FORAN in Operation

The Engineering and Technology group SENER announces that two container vessels designed by the Chinese company CIMC ORIC –that are part of a series designed with SENER’s FORAN System- are already in …
Apr 19, 2018 /  Vessels
L3 awarded a contract for the Australian Offshore Patrol Vessel Program

L3 awarded a contract for the Australian Offshore Patrol Vessel Program

L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced Monday (Apr 16) that it has been awarded a contract for the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV). The prime contractor, Luerssen Australia Pty …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Naval
Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited agree to manufacture MTU engines in India

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited agree to manufacture MTU engines in India

Goa Shipyard Limited will assemble MTU Series 8000 engines in India Agreement covers assembly of 16- and 20-cylinder engines in new facility in Goa Agreement is part of Rolls-Royce’s commitment to “Make …
Apr 13, 2018 /  Curious
VARD signs Letter Of Intent with Viking

VARD signs Letter Of Intent with Viking

VARD announced earlier today that it has signed a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) for the design and construction of two cruise vessels for Viking. The potential contract value for two vessels is expected to be …
Apr 4, 2018 /  Curious