Tuesday, March 22, 2016
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WATCH: World’s Second LNG-Powered Dry Cargo Ship, MV Ireland, Launched at Ferus Smit

Dutch shipbuilder Ferus Smit has launched the second of two of the world’s first LNG-powered dry cargo ships.  The MV Ireland (Nb. 435), a dedicated cement carrier, was sideways launched March 19 at the...

March 22, 2016
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Thursday, November 5, 2015
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WATCH: World’s First LNG-Powered Dry Cargo Vessel Launched

Ferus Smit recently celebrated the launch of the Greenland, the world’s first dry cargo vessel to be fueled by clean-burning liquified natural gas. The sideways launch took place October 31...

November 5, 2015
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Monday, March 23, 2015
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Video: Irish Bulk Carrier Sideways Launched at Ferus Smit

The Ferus Smit yard in Westerbroek, Netherlands has marked the launch of the sixth and final general cargo/bulk carrier for Arklow Shipping of Arklow, Ireland. The sideways launch of the...

March 23, 2015
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Monday, February 23, 2015
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Ferus Smit Shipyard Launches First ECOBOX Design [VIDEO]

On February 21, 2015, the multi-purpose cargo carrier Nordana Sky was launched from Ferus Smit Shipyard in Leer, Germany.  The Nordana Sky is the first vessel in a series of six ECOBOX-design ships that...

February 23, 2015
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