Monday, April 23, 2012
black marlin dockwise
Maritime News

Dockwise Heavy Lift to Upgrade the Black Marlin with Nearly 50% Greater Capacity

Dockwise announced today their decision to convert their Type 2* heavy lift vessel, the Black Marlin, to a Type 1 vessel similar to its sister ship, the Blue Marlin.  Conversion...

April 23, 2012
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Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Dockwise Vanguard heavy lift
Maritime News

Dockwise Vanguard Booked to Transport Statoil’s Aasta Hansteen Spar

How might you get a 45,000 ton, 193-meter long steel tube from one side of the planet to the other?  The world’s largest transport ship of course, however neither has...

March 20, 2012
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Thursday, December 1, 2011
Maritime News

Dockwise Strikes COOEC Newbuild Deal

Dockwise said today the company has reached an agreement with China’s Offshore Oil Engineering Co. (COOEC) to act as manager of COOEC’s new build type 1 marine transportation vessel. The...

December 1, 2011
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Monday, November 7, 2011
Maritime News

Dockwise to Unload Yacht Transport Arm

Heavy-lift operator Dockwise today announced plans to sell off its yacht transport arm, Dockwise Yacht Transport (DYT), to focus on its core Heavy Marine Transport (HMT), Transport and Installation (T&I)...

November 7, 2011
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Will the Vanguard Semi-Submersible Ultra Heavy Lift Ship Keep Dockwise Afloat?

By Richard Spilman Taking shape in the Hyundai shipyard in Ulsan, Korea is an engineering marvel. The Dockwise Vanguard, previously referred to as the Type-O design, is the largest and most advanced heavy lift vessel ever built.  ...

October 26, 2011
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Friday, October 14, 2011
Engineering News

Heavylift “Super Vessel”, Dockwise Vanguard, Booked For Second Gig

Life is good when you can tranport over 100,000 metric tons. Heavy lift operator Dockwise today announced that its new-build “Type-0” super vessel, Dockwise Vanguard, has been booked for its...

October 14, 2011
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Monday, July 25, 2011
Maritime News

Dockwise books first gig for ‘Type O’ vessel

Is it an aircraft carrier?  What about Shell’s massive FLNG facility?  Could it be the Empire State Building? Actually, it’s none of those…  Upon delivery from Hyundai Heavy Industries in...

July 25, 2011
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Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Maritime News

Dockwise Requests More Leeway From Dutch Government to Counteract Pirates

AMSTERDAM (Dow Jones)–Maritime services provider Dockwise Ltd. (DOCKW.AE) Wednesday threatened to sail under a different flag if the Dutch government won’t allow it to better protect itself against piracy. The...

June 8, 2011
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Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Engineering News

Wärtsilä to supply propulsion package for Type 0 Super Vessel

Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply a total propulsion package for Dockwise’s new “Type 0” semi-submersible heavy lift vessel. With capacity of more than 110,000 metric tons and...

April 19, 2011
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Saturday, April 2, 2011
Maritime News

Dockwise signs global agreement to conduct heavy lift transport for Seadrill rigs

Dockwise Ltd, one of the most capable heavy lift contractors in the world, has signed a major deal with Seadrill to provide transport services for their global fleet of drilling...

April 2, 2011
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Monday, February 7, 2011
Engineering News

Dockwise Selects Hyundai as Yard for new “Type 0” Super Vessel

Breda, The Netherlands Following the Board’s decision, announced in November 2010, to commission a new build vessel to service the emerging market for ultra-large transports, Dockwise has appointed Hyundai Heavy...

February 7, 2011
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Friday, November 12, 2010

New Dockwise Super Vessel Design – Larger Than The Blue Marlin

From mega-yachts to mega-rigs, Dockwise is the company most often called when vessels need to be moved long distances at sea but with offshore projects growing in size even the company’s...

November 12, 2010
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Friday, June 12, 2009

A Sinking Ship – World’s Largest Yacht Transporter

Dockwise Yacht Transport has been in the boat delivery business for 21 years. Their semi-submersible vessels operate world wide. Launched in April of 2008, the China Built heavy lift ship...

June 12, 2009
Total Views: 88

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Dockwise Yacht Transport Ship “Yacht Express” – Interesting Ship Of The Week brings us this story on the Dockwise Yacht Transport 685′ “Yacht Express”. Dockwise has transported more than 9,000 motor and sailing vessels to various destinations around the globe. The...

December 11, 2008
Total Views: 88

Friday, May 4, 2007

New Yorkers call 911 on Dockwise Ship

Citizens were quick to call 911 after witnessing the Dockwise Swan’s ballasting operation in New York harbor. Attempting to deliver dredging equipment for the Army Corps of Engineers the heavy...

May 4, 2007
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