ShipBuilding Industry News
Subsea 7 has taken delivery of Seven Arctic and Seven Kestrel, successfully completing a substantial and targeted fleet investment programme that has added six new-build vessels to the Subsea 7 fleet since 2014. Seven Arctic is a heavy construction flex-lay..
On 30 January 2017, the naming ceremony took place for a new ice-breaking platform supply vessel (IBSV) built for the Sakhalin-2 project. The vessel was commissioned by Sovcomflot (SCF) under a long-term agreement with Sakhalin Energy. She was named after..
For Damen Shipyards Group, Bakker Sliedrecht is delivering a flexible electrical propulsion system for an Antarctic Supply Research Vessel (ASRV). The vessel is being built for the Australian Government and will form an integral part of the Australian Antarctic Program..
WE Tech Solutions has received an order for its Energy Storage Solution for a series of two 17,500dwt chemical tankers, with an option for two more. The tankers are built for Rederiet Stenersen by the Chinese shipyard Taizhou Kouan Shipbuilding…
DNV GL and Norddeutsche Reederei H. Schuldt have signed a contract to carry out Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) certifications for the shipping company’s managed fleet of more than 50 vessels. The first vessel to undergo sampling and testing is..
Color Line and Ulstein Verft have today agreed on a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the construction of the largest hybrid vessel of the world. “This is an important milestone for us, and we are very pleased that we have..
Remontowa Shipbuilding, Gdansk has awarded HYDROMASTER the contract for delivery of the Azimuth Propulsion thrusters for two new passenger and vehicle ferries. These ferries are to be operated by the Transport for London’s River Thames crossing between Woolwich and North..
Korean shipyard specialist SeaQuest Marine Project Management has successfully completed a major project overseeing the construction of one of the UK Ministry of Defence’s latest Naval Auxiliaries, that will provide support to the new UK aircraft carriers and other British..
Rimorchiatori Riuniti has taken delivery of a Damen ASD 2913. The new vessel – named Germania – was handed over to the Italian tug operator last week from Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania. The delivery follows Rimorchiatori Riuniti’s order for..
Ulstein Verft has signed a contract for the building of a DP2 Construction Support Vessel (CSV) for the Netherlands based Acta Marine. The vessel is primarily aimed at the offshore wind market and carries the new SX195 design from Ulstein..
New regulations on limiting sulphur and nitrogen oxides emissions and a burgeoning global infrastructure are adding to the growing momentum for the more widespread adoption of LNG as a marine fuel. A new joint industry project (JIP) signed recently in..
Uptime International has recently entered the walk to work (W2W) rental market with a broad range of equipment. The rental stock consists of the following range of gangways: 8m, 12m, 15m, 23.4m, 26m and 42.55m W2W gangways. The first rental contract..
Over the past few months, UPE BV, together with worldwide partner companies, has successfully performed multiple stern tube seal repairs. UPE provides a custom-made solution for shipowners, while exclusive partner AEGIR Marine BV delivers the spares and supervises the repairs..
Huisman is currently producing world’s largest bearings at its production facility in China. These two, 30m diameter, bearings are meant for world’s largest tub cranes: the two 10,000mt Huisman designed cranes which are under construction for Heerema’s new semi-submersible crane..
An order was recently placed for the 47m Revolution brokered by Swell Yachting to be build and designed by the Jongert yard and Vripack studio. Revolution is based on the Flow concept of Vripack. “At 47 meter just under 500GT..