ULSTEIN Introduces The X-BOW® In ‘Compact Concept’ RoPax Designs

ULSTEIN Introduces The X-BOW® In ‘Compact Concept’ RoPax Designs

Ulstein has developed a range of X-BOW® vessels for the RoPax market. The portfolio is based on Ulstein ‘compact concept’. This concept increases the competitiveness of such vessel designs by higher …
Jun 5, 2019 /  Curious
Nexans Aurora - Another Milestone Passed

Nexans Aurora - Another Milestone Passed

The keel laying ceremony of the DP3 cable laying vessel 'CLV Nexans Aurora' was held on 24 April 2019. The vessel is destined for the installation of subsea cables by Nexans, a global actor in cabling systems and …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Walk-to-Work Vessel Acta Centaurus Off to Work After Delivery From Ulstein Verft

Walk-to-Work Vessel Acta Centaurus Off to Work After Delivery From Ulstein Verft

Acta Marine’s newbuild, the Walk to Work vessel Acta Centaurus has been delivered from Ulstein Verft and is about to set sail for her first offshore wind assignment. High quality and delivery precision were crucial …
May 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Spotted: Plug-in hybrid vessel Color Hybrid launched from the dock hall at Ulstein Verft

Spotted: Plug-in hybrid vessel Color Hybrid launched from the dock hall at Ulstein Verft

The plug-in hybrid vessel, Color Hybrid (see also CruiseMapper), was launched from the dock hall at Ulstein Verft on 14 April 2019 and positioned quayside. The vessel is now undergoing completion work prior to her …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Major Milestone for First X-Bow Polar Vessel at Ulstein Verft

Major Milestone for First X-Bow Polar Vessel at Ulstein Verft

The workers at Ulstein today followed closely the hull arrival of the polar expedition cruise vessel ‘National Geographic Endurance’ (see also CruiseMapper). This is the first X-BOW® polar vessel to be …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
SunStone orders sixth INFINITY Class Vessel

SunStone orders sixth INFINITY Class Vessel

SunStone Ships announces the signing of an agreement for INFINITY Class-vessel No. 6, continuing the European designed, Chinese built concept. SunStone President and CEO, Niels-Erik Lund, commented, “We have …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Cruise
ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB strengthens exploration cruise leadership with repeat order from Ulstein for Lindblad Expeditions

ABB has secured the order covering power, automation, propulsion and digital systems for the second icegoing cruise ship to be built for Lindblad Expeditions (see also CruiseMapper) by Ulstein Destined to take …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Spotted: A Touch Of Colour For The 'Color Hybrid'

Spotted: A Touch Of Colour For The 'Color Hybrid'

The progress of the 'Color Hybrid' (see also CruiseMapper) ship construction in spring 2019 has been steady, and the most visible is the painting process. The vessel is now getting prepared to be launched from the dock …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Lindblad signs agreement with Ulstein Verft for building of second new polar vessel

Lindblad signs agreement with Ulstein Verft for building of second new polar vessel

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings Inc. announces that it has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein to build a new polar vessel. The new ship is scheduled for delivery from Ulstein Verft in …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Cruise
Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Ulstein signs contract for fourth expedition cruise vessel for Sunstone

Shipowner SunStone Ships has signed their fourth shipbuilding contract on an expedition cruise ship in their Infinity series. The vessel, which will be constructed at the CMHI yard in China, is a CX103 design featuring …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Cruise