Friday, August 6, 2021

New Staten Island Ferry Named After Fallen Soldier Headed to New York City

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) has completed construction of the first of three new Staten Island ferries for the New York City Department of Transportation. The MV SSG Michael H. Ollis...

August 6, 2021
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Thursday, July 29, 2021
crowley zero-emission electric tug

ABB to Supply Propulsion Package for Crowley’s First Electric Tug

ABB has been selected to provide the propulsion system for Crowley’s first electric tug currently under development. The tug, which Crowley calls eWolf in homage to its first tug, will...

July 29, 2021
Total Views: 886

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Maersk net zero emission vessel

MAN Energy Solutions to Supply Methanol-Fueled Engine for Maersk’s Carbon Neutral Feeder Ship

MAN Energy Solutions says it has won an order to supply the engine for the shipping industry’s first methanol-fueled containership. The ship, a 2,100 TEU-capacity feeder, is under development for...

July 27, 2021
Total Views: 1181

Hanjin Philippines shipyard

Philippines Close to Sale of Former Hanjin Shipyard

MANILA, July 27 (Reuters) – Philippine creditors are close to selling a strategically located but debt-laden shipyard north of the capital Manila, government officials said on Tuesday, with a North...

July 27, 2021
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Cruise Ships

China Announces Largest Home-Built Cruise Ship

The Italian classification society RINA has signed an agreement with China’s Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding (SWS) to class the largest cruise ship ever built in China. SeaTrade reports that the ship will be...

July 27, 2021
Total Views: 2519

Monday, July 12, 2021

CIMC Raffles to Construct Dual Fuel Car Carriers for Wallenius

Chinese shipbuilder CIMC Raffles has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for up to six low emission LNG-powered car carriers for Wallenius Lines. Construction will take place at CIMC...

July 12, 2021
Total Views: 1893

Friday, July 9, 2021

Nichols Brothers Completes Four Tug Series for Foss

Nichols Brothers Boat Builders in Freeland, Washington has delivered the fourth and final 90-ton bollard pull ASD-90 tractor tug to Foss Maritime, a division of the Saltchuk company. NBBB has...

July 9, 2021
Total Views: 2728

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Euronav Announces Ammonia-Fueled Tanker Project and New Ship Orders

Belgian tanker company Euronav (NYSE: EURN) has announced a partnership to help accelerate the development of new dual fuel ammonia-powered tankers. The Joint Development Program involves Euronav along with other...

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1853

zim containership

Seaspan Goes for More with ZIM-Linked Shipbuilding Order

Seaspan does it again… The Hong Kong- based containership lessor company today announced long-term charters with Israeli liner ZIM Integrated Shipping Services (NYSE: ZIM) for ten “ultra-modern” LNG-powered newbuild containerships...

July 6, 2021
Total Views: 1328

Thursday, July 1, 2021
methanol tanker design

Swiss Methanol Producer Orders Two More Methanol-Fueled Tankers

Swiss-based methanol producer Proman has announce plans to build two additional methanol-powered tankers, bringing its total number on order to six. The 49,900 DWT dual-fuel MR tankers will be constructed...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 1905


Big Engine Business is Booming as Containership Orders Pile Up

Big ships mean big engines. And for Swiss-based marine engine maker WinGD, business is booming. The company announced this week that it has seen more than 80 orders so far...

July 1, 2021
Total Views: 13030

Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Cadeler wtiv

Order Placed for Two of the World’s Largest Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Copenhagen-based wind turbine installation vessel provided Cadeler has placed an order at COSCO for two of the world’s largest WTIVs. The two vessels will be constructed at COSCO Shipping Heavy...

June 30, 2021
Total Views: 10659

global mercy

World’s Largest Civilian Hospital Ship Delivered to Mercy Ships

Mercy Ships has taken delivery of the world’s largest civilian hospital ship, Global Mercy. The ship was delivered to the international charity at the Tianjin Xingang shipyard in northern China,...

June 30, 2021
Total Views: 5130

Monday, June 28, 2021
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Seaspan Grows Orderbook to 45 with New Order for Ultra-Large Ships

Hong Kong-based containership leasing company Seaspan Corporation has placed its latest order fo six new 15,000 TEU ships, bringing its total orderbook to 45. The company announced Monday that it...

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 2430


ABS Just Took One Step Closer To 3D Printed Ships

A record broke last week when naval architects at Robert Allan Ltd. and ABS completed the first fully end-to-end 3D vessel construction plans for a US commercial ship. The tugboat...

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 2783

Thursday, June 24, 2021
Aurora-Qamun atb

Crowley Takes Delivery of Second Alaska-Bound ATB

U.S.-based Crowley has taken delivery of its new 55,000-barrel articulated tug-barge (ATB) to serve in the Alaska Jones Act market. The Aurora/Qamun is a 410-foot, double-hulled ATB specially designed to...

June 24, 2021
Total Views: 3192

sembcorp marine yard

Singaporean Shipyards Keppel and Sembcorp Marine Begin Merger Talks

By Anshuman Daga (Reuters) – Temasek-backed Singapore conglomerate Keppel Corp and smaller rival Sembcorp Marine are exploring a potential tie-up which would see them combine their struggling offshore and marine...

June 24, 2021
Total Views: 1506

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Seaspan Adds to Containership Orderbook

Hong Kong-based Seaspan Corporation today announced that it has entered into agreements for the construction of two new 12,000 TEU containerships, bringing its newbuild orderbook to 39 ships. Seaspan said...

June 23, 2021
Total Views: 2313

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Ulstein to Design Non-Fossil Fuel Containership for Norwegian Startup

Norwegian shipbuilder Ulstein has been elected to design a non-fossil fuel containership capable of achieving zero emissions. The contract was awarded by EDGE Navigation AS to Ulstein Design & Solutions...

June 22, 2021
Total Views: 3357

hapag-lloyd ship

Hapag-Lloyd Places New Order for Ultra-Large Containerships

Hapag-Lloyd has ordered another six ultra-large containerships in South Korea. The vessels, ordered from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), will have capacity of more than 23,500 TEU with dual...

June 22, 2021
Total Views: 3347