ShipBuilding Industry News
Founded in 2003, Seakeeper is the global leader in marine stabilisation for boats over 9m. Seakeeper’s innovative technology is now changing the experience of commercial and military maritime operations with the Seakeeper HD line, which virtually eliminates boat roll both..
The Dutch hybrid CNG-electric passenger ferry Texelstroom has won the prestigious 2017 Shippax Award. The vessel marks the successful collaboration between owners TESO, C-Job Naval Architects and Vripack. Bristling with numerous examples of environmentally friendly technologies, the 135m vessel, built..
30 May to 2 June, the global maritime event 2017 is set to make its new theme ‘Catalyst for Change’ centre stage. For the past 50 years, the presence of leading figures from the entire maritime value chain has made..
Tuomas Riski, CEO of Norsepower, has today been announced as the winner of Nor-Shipping’s coveted Young Entrepreneur Award 2017. The 38 year-old Finn was chosen from a final shortlist that included Joel Spark, Co-Founder of Spire, Xeneta CEO Patrik Berglund,..
A longstanding partnership between Damen Shipyards and leading crane manufacturer Liebherr was celebrated with the announcement that Damen has ordered its 110th crane from Liebherr. The two family-owned companies have worked together since 1985.The 110th order was for a Liebherr..
Damen Shiprepair & Conversion (DSC) has recently completed works in Vlissingen and Brest on two major vessels in the fleet of dredging and marine construction specialist Jan de Nul Group. One of these is the Vole au Vent, a 140m..
Damen Shipyards Group has entered into an agreement with Keppel Offshore & Marine for the acquisition of the Keppel Verolme shipyard in the Rotterdam Botlek area. With the acquisition of the Verolme shipyard, Damen takes the next step in strengthening..
Hatenboer-Water has supplied three fresh water generators for the Pioneiro de Libra oil production vessel built by Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd. The order consists of three reverse osmosis type fresh water generators. Two of the generators are topside installations in..
Van Beest introduces the Green Pin Super Screw Pin Shackle. The specific applications and user friendliness of Van Beest’s screw pin shackles are already well known from the Green Pin standard shackles. The new Green Pin Super Screw Pin Shackles..
Lamprell is pleased to announce the completion of the Shelf Drilling Krathong jack-up drilling rig and its delivery on schedule and within budget. The rig will sail within the next few days for deployment by the client at its drilling..
Damen has introduced the Responder 5413 – a new First Line Assistance Vessel. The company has pioneered this versatile, 54m vessel partly in response to the increasing number of extreme weather events across the globe, believing it can play a..
LIFTAL is the first Dutch company in the sector which may call itself ATEX/IECEx Certified Service Facility. This certification sets it apart as the only company which can function as a full partner to the petrochemical, maritime and offshore industries..
Last week Langh Tech’s closed loop scrubber process won first place in the Green Ship Technology category of awards at the Green Ship Technology Conference in Copenhagen. Companies were nominated for recent accomplishments, from the period of 1 January 2016..
C-Job Naval Architects will provide COSCO OFFSHORE with the Basic Design package for DEME Group’s offshore installation vessel Orion. This contract follows C-Job’s recent conclusion of Orion’s Concept Design. The technical specs of the vessel, to be operated by DEME..
BigRoll has reached an important milestone as their fourth and final MC Class vessel is handed over by Cosco Dalian Shipyard. BigRoll Beaufort completes the series of four identical deck carriers, offering reliability and flexibility to the market. The Finnish..