Big Fire Causes Major Damage To a 55-metre Super Yacht in Phuket (Video)

Big Fire Causes Major Damage To a 55-metre Super Yacht in Phuket (Video)

A fire caused major damage to a 100 million baht super yacht moored at a pier in Thalang district on Wednesday. The 55-metre yacht named Lady D was moored at the far end of the Ao Por Grand Marina pier, making fire …
Aug 7, 2019 /  Accidents
MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

1 Survivor Saved from Wrecked Yacht off Philippines TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on July 1, the MOL-operated LNG carrier Energy Advance safely rescued a castaway in the Pacific Ocean …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Damen Cruise inks first contract with SeaDream Yacht Club

Damen Cruise inks first contract with SeaDream Yacht Club

Damen Shipyards Group Wednesday announced the recent signing of a contract with Oslo, Norway-based SeaDream Yacht Club (see also CruiseMapper). The contract marks a historic moment, being Damen’s first for a cruise …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Cruise
Wight at the forefront of environmental stewardship – Hybrid Explorer Vessel

Wight at the forefront of environmental stewardship – Hybrid Explorer Vessel

UK shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co is continuing to build on its solid reputation in the commercial ferry build sector by becoming involved with a new company set up to build the most capable and efficient explorer vessels …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Curious
NYK Group Bulk Carrier Rescues Yachtsman in North Atlantic

NYK Group Bulk Carrier Rescues Yachtsman in North Atlantic

Frontier Jacaranda, a bulk carrier operated by NYK Bulkship (Atlantic) NV., rescued a distressed yachtsman on January 18 (local time) in the North Atlantic. Caption: Bulk carrier Frontier Jacaranda - Image …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Vessels
ONE’s Operating Vessel Rescued Sailor in the North Atlantic Ocean

ONE’s Operating Vessel Rescued Sailor in the North Atlantic Ocean

On 31 October 2018, Ocean Network Express (ONE) operated container carrier, NYK Nebula, safely rescued a distressed Canadian-French sailor from a yacht with torn sail in the North Atlantic Ocean. Caption: …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Accidents
ABB and Raytheon Anschütz bring the benefits of electric, digital and connected bridge to Ritz-Carlton

ABB and Raytheon Anschütz bring the benefits of electric, digital and connected bridge to Ritz-Carlton

Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection’s first “anti-cruise” luxury vessel (see also CruiseMapper) will benefit from a full integration of ABB’s propulsion, automation and dynamic positioning package with …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Cruise
DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

DAMEN lays keel for 77-metre DAMEN SeaXplorer expedition yacht

On 27 July DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony at Damen Shipyards Galati on the banks of the Danube. The owner attended the ceremony and …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Cruise
Bay Ship and Yacht Wins Contract to Build First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Passenger Vessel

Bay Ship and Yacht Wins Contract to Build First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Passenger Vessel

Bay Ship and Yacht Co., based in Alameda, Calif., has won a contract to build the first hydrogen fuel cell passenger vessel in the U.S.A. for Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine (GGZEM), a Bay Area company on a mission to …
Jul 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Deltamarin to design expedition mega yacht for Norwegian Yacht Voyages

Deltamarin to design expedition mega yacht for Norwegian Yacht Voyages

Deltamarin has signed a contract with Norwegian Yacht Voyages AS for conceptual design and consultancy services for the M/Y Caroline (see also CruiseMapper) expedition mega yacht project. Deltamarin will provide …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Vessels