Monday, April 19, 2021
crowley fully electric tug illustration

Crowley Unveils Fully-Electric Tug for U.S. Market

Crowley Engineering Services has released the design details for the first fully-electric tugboat with autonomous capability for the U.S. market. Crowley is promoting the design as a sustainable and high-performing...

April 19, 2021
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Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Voltaire offshore wind installation vessel
Maritime News

Jan De Nul Orders World’s Most-Capable Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Belgian offshore construction and dredging group Jan De Nul has placed an order for its third and largest offshore wind turbine installation group at COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry in China....

May 29, 2019
Total Views: 165

Friday, April 26, 2019
hybrid roro finnlines
Maritime News

Knud E. Hansen to Design Ice-Class Hybrid RoRo Vessels for Finnlines

Danish ship designer Knud E. Hansen has signed a contract with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard in China to develop the basic design for three large roll-on/roll-off vessels for Finnlines. The vessels...

April 26, 2019
Total Views: 54

Thursday, January 17, 2019
Rafnar Leiftur 1100
Maritime News

Inventions Shaping Our Oceans: Rafnar Hull

By Ariadne Dimoulas – This article series will look into inventions shaping today’s seascape. How has our mariner history resulted in today’s groundbreaking inventions? Which inventions direct our future? What...

January 17, 2019
Total Views: 462

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Knud E Hansen Ship

Knud E Hansen to Design Hybrid RoRo for Grimaldi Group

Danish naval architecture firm Knud E Hansen has been selected to design six modern roll-on/roll-off vessels for Grimaldi Group. The new vessels will have a length of 238 meters, a...

May 22, 2018
Total Views: 83

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Rolls-Royce Unveils New Unified Ship Designs

Ship designers at Rolls-Royce have unveiled what the company describes as a radical overhaul of its vessel design philosophy aiming to optimize vessel construction and operations without sacrificing space on board....

May 30, 2017
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Press Releases

Robert Allan Ltd. Designs for New Fleet of Pusher Tugs & Barges for Louis Dreyfus Company in Brazil

A modern fleet of pusher tugs and barges for Louis Dreyfus Company, a leading global merchant and processor of agricultural goods have recently begun construction in Brazil, all to customized...

March 15, 2017
Total Views: 97

Saturday, December 3, 2016
Press Releases

Robert Allan LTD. Is Awarded 2016 BC Export Award

The Government of British Columbia, the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), and Business in Vancouver magazine have presented the 2016 BC Export Award for Professional Services to Robert Allan Ltd.,...

December 3, 2016
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Thursday, October 13, 2016
Maritime News

New Ro-Ro’s for DFDS to ‘Raise the Bar’ for What is Environmentally Friendly

Danish naval architecture firm Knud E Hansen will be providing the design for two new roll-on/roll-off vessels for European shipping and logistics company DFDS. The two ships will be built...

October 13, 2016
Total Views: 38

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

New Zealand Navy Ship First to Get Rolls-Royce’s ‘Environship’ Design

A ship design unit of British engine maker Rolls-Royce has secured a contract with South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries to apply its award-winning Environship in the design of a...

September 20, 2016
Total Views: 91

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Wärtsilä jack-up vessel
Maritime News

Wärtsilä to Design New Offshore Maintenance Jack-Up

Helsinki-headquartered Wärtsilä says it has been awarded a contract to design a new series of jack-up vessels to serve maintenance vessels in the offshore oil and gas.  The company announced...

April 5, 2016
Total Views: 40

Monday, July 27, 2015

Ocean-Going LNG Bunkering Barge Concept Receives Class Approval

  A new design for a liquefied natural gas (LNG)-bunkering articulated tug and barge unit (ATB) designed by Seattle-based naval architecture firm Jensen Maritime has been granted “approval in principle”...

July 27, 2015
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Maritime News

World’s First ‘Widened’ Containership Re-Enters Service – Ship Photos of the Day

  After successful sea trials, the world’s first widened containership – MSC Geneva – re-entered service this month sailing between China and South America. The MSC Geneva is the first...

July 8, 2015
Total Views: 41

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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Naval Architects of Lore May Have Been Right After All

  [contextly_sidebar id=”eTQ4jKmGgaBM8winqn9iZ2ItZZwUju84″]Docked near the Houston ship channel in a bug infested estuary is the battleship USS Texas (BB-35), the world’s last remaining “dreadnought” afloat. After over 100 years after her launch...

May 26, 2015
Total Views: 123

Friday, May 15, 2015
Engineering News

Naval Architects: Make Sure You’re Covered…

After launching a brand new ro-ro ferry, the operator of the vessel noticed a number of issues including excess vibration, lack of maneuverability and stopping ability. In addition, the vehicle...

May 15, 2015
Total Views: 132

Friday, May 1, 2015

Bristol Harbor Group Digs into the Intricacies of Articulated Tug Barge Design

U.S.-based naval architecture firm Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. (BHGI) has announced this week their engineers are currently completing the detail design phase of a double hull oil tank barge and...

May 1, 2015
Total Views: 72

Monday, April 20, 2015
nolsoy ferry

Knud E. Hansen Design Chosen for New Danish RoPax Ferry

A RoPax ferry design by Danish naval architecture firm Knud E. Hansen has just been chosen by Denmark’s Strandfaraskip Landsins to replace the current ferry providing services between Nólsoy and Tórshavn...

April 20, 2015
Total Views: 9

Friday, April 3, 2015
rastar 3500 robert allan tugboat
Maritime News

New RAstar ASD Tugs Delivered to Tianjin Port

The last two tugs of a five-tug fleet upgrade program have just been delivered to Tianjin Port of China from CCCC Bomesc Marine Industry Co. Ltd. in Tianjin city. The five...

April 3, 2015
Total Views: 8

Thursday, March 12, 2015
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Engineering News

DNV GL: Transparent Aluminum Isn’t Science Fiction

In the 1986 movie Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home, Chief Engineer Montgomery Scott went back in time, along with the rest of the Enterprise crew to capture a pair...

March 12, 2015
Total Views: 96

Thursday, February 5, 2015
Engineering News

Meriaura Group to Build Fleet of Foreship-Designed EcoCoasters

In January, Finnish shipowner Meriaura Group signed an order for two 4,700 ton deadweight Ice Class 1A VG EcoCoasterTM general cargo ships at Dutch yard Royal Bodewes. Foreship Ltd, the naval architecture...

February 5, 2015
Total Views: 7