Thursday, June 18, 2009

How It’s Built – Cruise Ship Cabins

How is a cabin is built in this day of containerization and commodization? Remotely of course. Eurodam News, Holland America’s blog showcasing the shipyard activities around their latest new build...

June 18, 2009
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Saturday, May 9, 2009

HDR Ship Photo – Laying The Bow Of A Newbuild

These photos show the laying of the bow section of a new drillship being built in South Korea. Click on the photos for more details or HERE for more shipyard...

May 9, 2009
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Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Ship Photo of The Week – Ship under construction

The bow of a new ship under construction at Samsung Heavy Industries ( SHI ), Korea.

April 29, 2009
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Sunday, April 19, 2009

Megablock Time Lapse – Shipyard Photos

April 19, 2009
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Monday, March 30, 2009

Nieuw Amsterdam – Ship Photo Of The Week

The above photo is the first hull section of Holland America Line’s cruise ship Nieuw Amsterdam at the Marghera Shipyard in Italy. As bloggers we are excited by the news of...

March 30, 2009
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Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Enchantment of the Seas – Creating A Bigger Cruise Ship

Amazing planet brings us How To Stretch A Ship – Creating A Bigger Cruise Ship. Click HERE to view the photos. While this may photo look troubling to some unknowing...

December 23, 2008
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Saturday, October 18, 2008

FPSO Newbuild, Hyundai Shipyard | HDR Photo

by bhophoto HDR photo of an FPSO being built at the Hyundai Shipyard in Korea. This is only the thumbnail… Click on the photo for a larger view! For more...

October 18, 2008
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Friday, July 18, 2008

M/V Mozah – Worlds Largest LNG Carrier

The latest news from South Korea: Today Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Al-Missned named the first Q-Max (266,000 CBM) LNG Carrier, “MOZAH”, the world’s largest LNG vessel built to...

July 18, 2008
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Thursday, May 29, 2008

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Orders Ultra-Luxury Cruise Ship The US-owned cruise operator, Regent Seven Seas, is taken bids on a brand new ultra-luxury cruises ship. The vessel will have a projected capacity of 800 guest as well...

May 29, 2008
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Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Brazil Orders $30 Billion In New Drill Ships and Rigs

Petrobras, which today passed GE as the worlds fifth largest company, placed an order for $30 Billion in new Drill Ships and Rigs. For more on this story head over...

May 21, 2008
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Saturday, May 3, 2008

Birth Of A Giant – Supertanker Construction Video

This video show the 1975 construction of the tanker M/V Batillus in St. Nazaire, France. she has since been scrapped.

May 3, 2008
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Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Good Times for Merchant Mariners? Newbuild Statistics Might Tell.

(Originally published June 2007) The title of one story in this week’s MarEx Newsletter proclaims “Maritime Academy Graduation Heralds the Continuation of Good Times” and nothing affirms this better than...

January 22, 2008
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Saturday, December 15, 2007

World’s Largest Cruise Ship – Keel Laying Ceremony

Cunard Cruiser tells us of the recent keel laying ceremony for what will be the world’s largest cruise ship. They write; Project Genesis, the largest cruise ship to ever make...

December 15, 2007
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Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Edward Burtynsky – Shipbreaking Images

Edward Burtynsky makes a wish: that his images — stunning landscapes that document humanity’s impact on the world — help persuade millions to join a global conversation on sustainability. A...

October 24, 2007
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Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Drydocking A Cruise Ship – Video

Part 2 of the video HERE.

September 12, 2007
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Tuesday, September 4, 2007

The Fairfield Titan

Shipping Times brings us the story of the Fairfield Titan: When constructed in 1911 it was the biggest crane in the world. Over the years it has lifted machinery and...

September 4, 2007
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Friday, July 27, 2007

Ship Engine Falls Off Truck – San Diego

In some offbeat news a 200 ton diesel-electric engine slid off a truck in downtown San Diego this morning while being transported to NASSCO’s shipyard. Thankfully no one was severely...

July 27, 2007
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