Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Island Offshore orders two PSV’s at STX Europe

STX Europe has entered into new contracts with Island Offshore, an affiliate of Edison Chouest Offshore for, the building of two Platform Supply Vessels. The vessels will be built at...

December 23, 2009
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Wednesday, September 9, 2009

China now officially No2 in world shipbuildng

The latest report from research analyst Clarksons says that China has now overtaken Japan to become second in the world shipbuilding market. In the first six months of 2009 China’s...

September 9, 2009
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Friday, July 10, 2009

Milestones In Ship Construction

Photo by nasebaer Chief Journalist David Nagle of US Naval Sea Systems Command brings us Milestones in Ship Construction: “So the ship’s been christened, so now it goes out to...

July 10, 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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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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Thursday, May 1, 2008

Independence Of the Seas – Naming Ceremony

The BBC Tells us: One of the world’s largest cruise ships has been officially named by a member of the public who won a national competition for the honour. Elizabeth...

May 1, 2008
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