GTT Notified by Hudong-Zhonghua for Design of LNG Tank as Part of the Retrofit of Hapag-Lloyd mv Sajir Containership

GTT Notified by Hudong-Zhonghua for Design of LNG Tank as Part of the Retrofit of Hapag-Lloyd mv Sajir Containership

GTT has received an order notification from Chinese shipyard Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, for the design of the LNG Fuel tank as part of the full retrofit of MV SAJIR, an Ultra Large Container Vessel with a capacity of …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Avenir LNG Agrees to Cancel Newbuilding Order with Keppel Singmarine

Avenir LNG Agrees to Cancel Newbuilding Order with Keppel Singmarine

Avenir LNG Ltd (N-OTC: Avenir) announced on Friday (Apr12) that it has agreed with Keppel Singmarine to cancel the options to build its 3rd and 4th 7,500 cbm LNG carriers at Keppel Nantong. Avenir is scheduled to …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries wins W700 billion deal for 5 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries said Sunday it has clinched a deal to build a 174,000-cubic-meter liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, reflecting strong demand for LNG carriers amid growing environmental concerns. The company …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

The design by Camarc provides break-through performance for the mid-sized market The Port of Los Angeles recently awarded Vigor the contract to build two 56’ pilot boats. Camarc pilot boats are widely acknowledged …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Curious
A new order for Chantiers de l’Atlantique

A new order for Chantiers de l’Atlantique

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) announced yesterday that it has entered into an agreement with French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique to order a fifth Edge-class ship for delivery in the fall of …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Cruise
Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA acquires Ultramax bulk carrier Sofie Victory

Belships ASA (OSE: BEL) has entered into an agreement to acquire the 63,000 dwt bulk carrier M/V Sofie Victory. The Ultramax vessel was built at New Times Shipbuilding, China in 2016. Caption: Bulk carrier Sofie …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Watson Farley & Williams advises Teekay Offshore on US$414m ECA-backed shuttle tanker newbuild loan

Watson Farley & Williams advises Teekay Offshore on US$414m ECA-backed shuttle tanker newbuild loan

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) advised long-standing client Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore) on a US$414m debt facility to fund four LNG-fuelled newbuild shuttle tankers. The facility, which bears …
Apr 11, 2019 /  Finance
Seaspan Shipyards Announces Significant Contract Award for work on Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel

Seaspan Shipyards Announces Significant Contract Award for work on Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel

Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) has awarded BCS Automation Ltd. (BCS) a contract for work on the Government of Canada’s new Offshore Oceanographic Science Vessel (OOSV). BCS is the most recent supplier to partner with …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Delivers First LRI Product/Chemical Tanker Built at its Shipyard in China

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Delivers First LRI Product/Chemical Tanker Built at its Shipyard in China

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (HQ: 1083 Tsuneishi) delivered its first LRI (77,000 DWT) Product/Chemical Tanker on March 29, 2019. This first ship was constructed at Tsuineishi Group (Zhoushan) Shipbuilding, Inc., the …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Vessels