ShipBuilding Industry News
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..
The Bibby WaveMaster 1, the first of Damen’s purpose-built Service Operations Vessels (SOV) with Walk-to-Work (W2W) capability, was officially launched at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania on 24 March. When completed, Bibby Marine Services will deploy the vessel to support forthcoming..
Maarten Post has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) and member of the General Management Team of the Radio Holland Group. With his extensive and versatile international management experience Mr Post will be responsible for the management of the global..
During Europort Turkey, taking place from 5 – 8 April in Tuzla – Istanbul, a special trade mission from Iran will come over to visit the exhibition and have meetings with potential business partners. Delegates include buyers from the shipbuilding..
To continue its commitment to client-focused ship design and engineering services, C-Job Naval Architects is reorganising its management team. As of 1 March 2017, Basjan Faber will replace Job Volwater as the company’s Managing Director. Mr Volwater will move into..
The introduction of advanced underwater repair techniques and equipment now means that entire thruster units can be removed, overhauled or propeller blades and seals replaced or repaired while the vessel remains afloat, minimising the impact on operational schedules and budgets…
Shipping company Spliethoff has placed an order for six multipurpose vessels at the Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding shipyard in China. The vessels of this new R-Class are designed in accordance with the Polar Code and are therefore suitable to trade in..
Parker Hannifin Corporation today is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its founding on 13 March, 1917 and has launched a centennial website at www.parker.com/centennial. The Parker Appliance Company, a manufacturer of pneumatic brake systems and leak-free fittings, was founded by..
BIO-SEA wins new contracts with the French Piriou shipyard The only French ballast water treatment manufacturer BIO-SEA will be delivering the Piriou shipyard from Concarneau – France, with 3 new BIO-SEA90 BWT systems. They will be installed on the BSAH..
Incat Crowther is pleased to announce the recent delivery of the final six of twelve 48m DNV Classed DP-1 Monohull Fast Supply Vessels built by ETP Engenharia in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Baru Serrana, Baru Tesoro, Baru Sinu, Baru Sirius,..
Last week, Eurofinish (part of the ,) made a start with the refit work on one of the AIDA cruise ships, the AIDA Prima. AIDA Cruises is a German cruise company that operates worldwide. The workers stepped aboard at Zeebrugge..
Over 200 participating brands will be present at Europort Turkey (Istanbul, Tuzla, 5-8 April) to meet with industry representatives that play leading roles in policy, investment and operational decision-making. Make sure you are part of this leading event. Register now..
GustoMSC released a special report entitled ‘LNG-Fuelled Mobile Offshore Units’. The report describes the use of LNG for mobile offshore units, and considers the most relevant technical, operational and economic factors for the use of this fuel in such units…