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
X-Jack Heavy Lift Jack-up Strengthens Ambitions In Offshore Wind

X-Jack Heavy Lift Jack-up Strengthens Ambitions In Offshore Wind

With the newly developed J102 heavy-lift jack-up design Ulstein presents its answer to the offshore wind industry’s need for fit-for-purpose, cost-efficient yet future proof wind turbine installation vessels. The …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Acta Centaurus’ main topside equipment installed; In two months the vessel will be ready for CSV/SOV operation

Acta Centaurus’ main topside equipment installed; In two months the vessel will be ready for CSV/SOV operation

In a little more than two months, the next offshore wind vessel for Acta Marine, the ‘Acta Centaurus’, will be completed and ready for CSV/SOV operation. Acta Marine’s site team is following the …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

Major milestone passed for Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, CS Aurora

The first major milestone in the construction of Nexans’ new DP3 cable laying vessel, the C/S Aurora, was passed Monday with the cutting of the first steel. “This is a proud moment for Nexans and an …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Seismic vessels 'Oceanic Sirius' and 'Oceanic Vega' complete tandem drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Seismic vessels 'Oceanic Sirius' and 'Oceanic Vega' complete tandem drydocking at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Sister-ships Oceanic Sirius and Oceanic Vega have completed a round-the-clock, 10-day maintenance programme at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam (DSAm). For eight of those days the two 106-metre vessels were in the yard’s …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Centaurus arrived at Ulsteinvik for final Construction phase

Acta Marine and Ulstein Verft announced earlier today that the Ulstein SX195 hull of Acta Marine’s second Walk-to-Work vessel from Ulstein ACTA CENTAURUS has now arrived at Ulstein Verft AS Norway. During the …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels