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Deltamarin Wins Design Contract For LA Méridionale’s New Ro-Pax Vessels

Deltamarin has signed a contract with China Merchants Jinling shipyard (Weihai) for the approval and detail design of La Méridionale’s upcoming ro-pax vessel project. As a part of the contract, Deltamarin will be responsible for providing both the …
Dec 6, 2023 / Curious

Terntank: Steel Cutting 2/3  Hybrid Solution Plus Series

The second steel cut of the three wind and methanol-powered 15,000 dwt hybrid tankers took place at the China Merchants Jinling shipyard on Wednesday, November 15th. The Hybrid Solution Plus series goes beyond current legestration and meeting the …
Nov 16, 2023 / Curious

Jinling Shipyard signed a batch order for 4+4+4 methanol dual-fuel 9300 CEU PCTCs

On October 24, China Merchants Industry Jinling Shipyard (Nanjing) and Eukor, a company controlled by Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA, signed a shipbuilding contract for 4+4+4 methanol dual-fuel 9300 CEU PCTCs in Hong Kong. The 9300PCTC series signed this …
Oct 27, 2023 / Curious

Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA: Firms up previously announced LOI for four newbuildings plus options

On 15 August 2023, Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA issued a stock exchange notice detailing a letter of intent (LOI) with China Merchants Jinling Shipyard Co., Ltd for four newbuildings, plus options for an additional eight vessels.  The shipbuilding …
Oct 24, 2023 / Curious

MacGregor is chosen to deliver a large order of RoRo equipment for two of the world´s first Pure Car and Truck Carriers using methanol

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has been chosen to deliver RoRo equipment for two of the world's first methanol-fueled Pure Car and Truck Carriers (PCTC) for China Merchant Energy Shipping to be built at China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) Co., …
Sep 29, 2023 / Curious

Wärtsilä Technical Management Agreement provides maintenance flexibility for China LNG Shipping vessel

Technology group Wärtsilä has signed a Technical Management Agreement with China LNG Shipping (International) Company Ltd. (CLSICO). The 15-year agreement will ensure operational reliability and provide maintenance planning flexibility for the …
Sep 11, 2023 / Curious

China Classification Society (CCS) Issued Type Approval Certificates to Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) for Two New Ships

Recently, Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co., Ltd. held a technical exchange seminar in Shanghai with the theme of “Collaborative Innovation and Leading Low-Carbon development” to celebrate its 95th anniversary. During the seminar, …
Aug 17, 2023 / Curious

TERNTANK Held Steel Cutting Ceremony For First Of The Three Wind And Methanol Powered 15,000 dwt Hybrid Tankers

The first steel cut of the three wind and methanol powered 15,000 dwt hybrid tankers took place at the China Merchants Jinling shipyard on Thursday, 10 June. The HYBRID SOLUTION PLUS series goes beyond current legestration and meeting the 2050 …
Aug 14, 2023 / Curious

China Classification Society (CCS) worked with all parties to build the world’s first 700TEU pure battery-powered container ship

Recently, the first pure battery-powered 700TEU container ship N997 successfully delivered. It was built by COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry (Yangzhou) Co., Ltd. As the world’s first large river-sea pure battery-powered container ship, the 700TEU pure …
Aug 11, 2023 / Curious

Suez Canal tugboat sinks after collision with tanker

A Suez Canal tugboat sank on Saturday and one of its crew was missing after it collided with a Hong Kong-flagged LPG tanker though shipping traffic in the strategically important waterway was largely unaffected, the canal authority said. Convoys of …
Aug 8, 2023 / Accidents