Monday, March 8, 2021

Steel Cut on Second National Security Multi-Mission Vessel at Philly Shipyard

Philly Shipyard has started construction of the second National Security Multi-Mission Vessel. A brief steel cutting ceremony was held at the yard earlier this month with representatives from Philly Shipyard,...

March 8, 2021
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Monday, February 8, 2021
SS Antares arrives at Philly Shipyard

Philly Shipyard Secures More ‘Grey Hull’ Repair Work

Philly Shipyard has been awarded a contract for the repair of the Military Sealift Command roll-on/roll-off ship USNS Charlton (T-AKR-314), marking the third government repair contract since the shipyard stopped...

February 8, 2021
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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

MARAD Authorizes Construction of Second Two National Security Multi-Mission Vessels

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced authorizing the construction of two more National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV) to serve as training ships at Maine Maritime Academy and Texas A&M...

January 19, 2021
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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

‘Matsonia’ Delivered to Matson, Completing Hawaii Fleet Renewal

U.S. carrier Matson Inc. has taken delivery of the M/V Matsonia, the second of two new Kanaloa Class “con-ro” ships built for Matson by General Dynamics NASSCO. The Jones Act-compliant...

December 22, 2020
Total Views: 6662

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
SS Antares arrives at Philly Shipyard
Maritime News

Philly Shipyard Wins Second U.S. Government Contract

Philly Shipyard says it has been awarded second dry docking contract from the U.S. Maritime Administration for work on the FSS Pollux as the shipbuilder continues to seek a mix of...

October 8, 2019
Total Views: 36

Monday, August 5, 2019
SS Antares arrives at Philly Shipyard
Maritime News

Philly Shipyard Begins Work on First Government Contract

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard has started work on its first government contract, kicking off short-term repair work on the U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administration vessel SS Antares. The The...

August 5, 2019
Total Views: 162

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
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Maritime News

Shipbuilding and Repair Work Dries Up at Philly Shipyard

All shipbuilding and repair work has completely dried up at Philly Shipyard following the delivery of the second of two container ships for Matson back in March as the shipbuilder...

July 17, 2019
Total Views: 44

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Kaimana Hila christening
Maritime News

Matson Christens Second Aloha-Class Containership at Philly Shipyard

U.S. shipping firm Matson (NYSE: MATX) christened the second of two Aloha Class containerships built for Matson at Philly Shipyard. The new vessel, named ‘Kaimana Hila,’ is the sister ship...

March 12, 2019
Total Views: 134

Monday, July 2, 2018
Daniel K Inouye containership

Largest U.S.-Built Containership Christened at Philly Shipyard

U.S. shipping Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX) and Philly Shipyard christened the largest containership ever built in the United States in a ceremony at the Philly Shipyard on Saturday.  The new vessel...

July 2, 2018
Total Views: 65

Friday, January 26, 2018
tote maritime

TOTE’s Plan for New Hawaii Shipping Service Put on Indefinite Hold; Construction Suspended on Four Newbuilds at Philly Shipyard

U.S. shipping company TOTE is putting plans for a new Jones Act service between the U.S. mainland and Hawaii on hold due to complications in securing terminal space Honolulu. As...

January 26, 2018
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
lng-ready tanker American Endurance

Philly Shipyard Delivers Fourth and Final Jones Act Tanker to APT

Philly Shipyard has delivered the American Pride, the fourth of four next-generation product tankers that it has built for American Petroleum Tankers (APT), a subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, Inc. The...

November 21, 2017
Total Views: 87

Thursday, August 17, 2017
philly shipyard

TOTE Launching Jones Act Shipping Service to Hawaii with Philly-Built Containerships

TOTE Maritime has emerged as the mystery shipping company who has signed a Letter of Intent for the construction of up to four containerships at Philly Shipyard for a new Jones...

August 17, 2017
Total Views: 26

Thursday, July 27, 2017
Maritime News

Philly Shipyard Delivers Latest LNG-Ready Tanker to APT

Jones Act shipbuilder Philly Shipyard, the sole operating subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA (Oslo: PHLY), has delivered the LNG-ready American Liberty, the third of four next generation 50,000 dwt product...

July 27, 2017
Total Views: 64

Friday, July 21, 2017

Philly Shipyard Signs LOI to Build Up to Four New Containerships for Hawaii Trade

Jones Act shipbuilder Philly Shipyard announced Friday that it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) with a leading, blue chip Jones Act operating company for the construction and...

July 21, 2017
Total Views: 16

Friday, June 9, 2017
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Maritime News

Philly Shipyards to Build Four Containerships for New Hawaii Liner Service

Jones Act shipbuilder Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Oslo-listed Philly Shipyard ASA (PHLY), says it has initiated construction of up to four new containerships to operate between...

June 9, 2017
Total Views: 42