Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday (Jul11) it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Under the deal with H-Line Shipping Co., a midsize …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
Pilot with sailing drone deployed for depth inspection of ships at IJmuiden’ locks

Pilot with sailing drone deployed for depth inspection of ships at IJmuiden’ locks

The Telemetron, a sailing drone that inspects the depth of marginal ships at the locks of IJmuiden, shows that drones can do more than just fly. The aim of this pilot, a collaboration between Port of Amsterdam, the Dutch …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd launches new Africa service

Hapag-Lloyd launches new Africa service

Middle East-India-Africa Express (MIAX) to start operations in October 2019 Hapag-Lloyd is expanding its African liner services and will offer its MIAX (Middle East-India-Africa Express) service starting in October …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and MOL Sign MOU to Build up to 14 Next Generation Gas Carriers

ABS and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers. The agreement covers seven new-build Very Large Ethane Carriers (VLEC) and up to …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
Fugro Performs First North Sea Remote Heading Control Operation

Fugro Performs First North Sea Remote Heading Control Operation

Fugro has successfully provided remote positioning services onboard a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for Bluewater during a scheduled subsea inspection, repair and maintenance campaign in the …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Vineyard Wind: Heerema participates in largest US Offshore Wind Project

Vineyard Wind: Heerema participates in largest US Offshore Wind Project

Dutch offshore contractor Heerema has been assigned to help build the first and largest commercial offshore wind farm in the United States. The prestigious 'Vineyard Wind LLC' project is the nation's first utility-scale …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. orders a further 9 scrubbers from Pacific Green Technologies Inc. for a combined value of $13.0m

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. orders a further 9 scrubbers from Pacific Green Technologies Inc. for a combined value of $13.0m

Pacific Green Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: PGTK), developer of the ENVI-Marine™ emission control system, yesterday announced that Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (Scorpio Bulkers) has confirmed that it has ordered a further 9 …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding teams up with MAN-ES for digitalization of ship engines

Daewoo Shipbuilding teams up with MAN-ES for digitalization of ship engines

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, said Friday it has signed a strategic partnership with global engine makers to boost its effort to build smart ships. Daewoo …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Mipo Dockyard wins US$138Mln order for 2 car carrier ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard wins US$138Mln order for 2 car carrier ships

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., a mid-sized South Korean shipbuilder, said Thursday that it has secured a 163 billion-won (US$138 million) order to build two car carrier ships. Under the deal with a European shipper, …
Jul 12, 2019 /  Curious
Samsung Heavy wins orders for eco-friendly and highly efficient S-Max tankers

Samsung Heavy wins orders for eco-friendly and highly efficient S-Max tankers

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) revealed on July 11st that it has clinched a deal worth a combined 147 billion won to build two S-Max tankers from Panamanian shipowner. And the ships will be delivered by March …
Jul 11, 2019 /  Curious