Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

In a first-of-its-kind open air concert, AIDAnova is officially named at sold-out event featuring Grammy winner DJ David Guetta in Papenburg, Germany In December AIDAnova will make its maiden voyage and history as the …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Cruise
Naming Ceremony of RAK Ports New Tug - OSPREY

Naming Ceremony of RAK Ports New Tug - OSPREY

A naming ceremony was held in Ras Al Khaimah Port for a new tug delivered to RAK Ports from the Albwardy Damen shipyard in Sharjah. The tug is a Damen ASD 2913 (29m Long and 13m Beam) with 80tons of bollard pull. The new …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd AG officially names one of its newest vessels - Afif - at DP World London Gateway

Hapag-Lloyd AG officially names one of its newest vessels - Afif - at DP World London Gateway

Hapag-Lloyd AG officially named one of its newest vessels – facilitating trade between the UK and the Far East – on the River Thames on Monday. The honour of formally naming the vessel was bestowed upon the …
Jul 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Naming Ceremony Held for Second LNG Carrier Assigned to Cameron LNG Project

Naming Ceremony Held for Second LNG Carrier Assigned to Cameron LNG Project

On July 6, a naming ceremony was held at the Nagasaki Shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier co-owned* by NYK and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC). Caption: Fifth …
Jul 9, 2018 /  Vessels
W2W offshore wind vessel Acta Auriga named in a ceremony in Emden, Germany (Video)

W2W offshore wind vessel Acta Auriga named in a ceremony in Emden, Germany (Video)

The W2W offshore wind vessel, Acta Auriga was named by lady sponsor Ingelore Hering in a ceremony in Emden, Germany, on 20 June 2018. The Construction Support Vessel / Service Operation Vessel 'Acta Auriga' was …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tugs “Rotterdam” and “Beagle”

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tugs “Rotterdam” and “Beagle”

On 13th June 2018, the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tugs ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Beagle’ took place in the Port of Rotterdam, during Kotug Smit Towage’s annual …
Jun 15, 2018 /  Vessels
The 5th 20,000 TEU Containership of COSCO SHIPPING Named and Delivered

The 5th 20,000 TEU Containership of COSCO SHIPPING Named and Delivered

On May 29, the naming ceremony for COSCO SHIPPING’s fifth 20,000 TEU containership COSCO SHIPPING VIRGO was held at the shipyard of Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (SWS). Leaders and guests …
May 31, 2018 /  Vessels
Hanjin Shipyard Delivers 2nd Subic-made 20,600 TEU Containership Vessel

Hanjin Shipyard Delivers 2nd Subic-made 20,600 TEU Containership Vessel

Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction – Philippines (HHIC-Phil Inc.) has once again cemented its stronghold in the highly competitive global shipbuilding industry, with the completion of its second Subic-made …
May 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Orchid named at Mitsubishi Shipbuilding

Next-Generation LNG Carrier Diamond Gas Orchid named at Mitsubishi Shipbuilding

First "Sayaringo STaGE" Vessel, for Cameron LNG Project in the U.S. Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, yesterday held the christening …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
20,000 TEU Container ship COSCO SHIPPING Gemini Named and Delivered

20,000 TEU Container ship COSCO SHIPPING Gemini Named and Delivered

On April 10, 2018, the 20,000 TEU container ship COSCO SHIPPING GEMINI was officially named and delivered. The vessel was built by Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. (DSIC) for COSCO SHIPPING Lines. Chief …
Apr 19, 2018 /  Vessels