ShipBuilding Industry News
Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbH proudly presents the latest innovation for the offshore crane market. The ram luffing knuckle boom crane series has been extended by this model which is especially characterised by a very compact design. At ONS 2018 trade fair visitors..
JRC-Alphatron Marine is pleased to announce the ProLine, a total package with professional equipment applicable for various sized IMO and non-IMO intercoastal, workboats, tugboats and fishing vessels ranging from <500GT up to 10.000GT.
Safety on board is top priority for both older and newer vessels, and compliance with safety regulations is essential regardless of the age of the engine. In the engine room, where temperatures are highest, the risk of overheating is at..
Champion Door has delivered and installed one of the world’s largest shipyard doors to Neptun Werft – part of Meyer Werft Papenburg – in Rostock, Germany.
IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations.
In terms of technological advances, the maritime sector is moving faster and faster these days. Just as you are getting used to IoT and Maritime 4.0, you now need to know about MTP, FMI, DDS and CMS.
Wärtsilä and De Beers Marine have signed an agreement for the replacement of generating sets aboard De Beers’ diamond mining ship Debmar Pacific. The vessel, originally built in the 1970s, will be outfitted with new Wärtsilä gensets to extend their..
Three of the marine sector’s major technology companies, WinGD, Wärtsilä and GTT, have agreed to collaborate in making the use of LNG fuel a truly viable option for shipowners and operators. By combining their expertise and experience, the three companies..
Oceana Shipyard delivered their first vessel on time; their second two months ahead of schedule. They say this is due to an integrated enterprise resource management made by shipbuilders for shipbuilders.
Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded significant contracts with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co., China to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine Ro-Ro vessels ordered by Grimaldi Group, Italy.
Held at MV WERFTEN’s Stralsund yard, today’s keel laying ceremony for the Crystal Endeavor, the world’s largest and most spacious polar-class expedition yachtmarks another important milestone in the production of the luxury expedition yacht. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Prime Minister Manuela Schwesig,..
The new RAstar 3200tug Eugene, constructed by Cheoy Lee Shipyards, Hong Kong, has been delivered to its owners Kenya Ports Authority, Mombasa, Kenya.
A new 92 metre long ferry built for the Canadian operator Société des Traversiers du Québec (STQ), and fitted with a broad scope of Wärtsilä solutions, has been delivered. The final commissioning of the vessel took place at the Chantier..
Huntington Ingalls Industries was awarded an advance planning contract for the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).
In response to increasing demand for services offered by CSSC Marine Service Co.,Ltd, (CMS), planning of future expansion is underway for currently represented service centres in Hamburg, Athens, Singapore, Houston and Dubai. In total six strategic service hubs and 28 service stations..
Cyberhawk, a world leader in inspection using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), has successfully completed the first full ABS Intermediate Hull Survey 4 on an oil tanker using UAVs. Cyberhawk performed full class inspection across 19 tanks onboard an oil tanker..
Project partners Eidesvik Offshore, Wärtsilä Norway and DNV GL have announced the closure of the FellowSHIP research project. The cooperation has explored the use of battery, hybrid and fuel cell technology in the maritime industry for over 15 years. “FellowSHIP..
Incat Crowther is pleased to announce the delivery of Ultramar II, the second in a series of high capacity 48m Catamaran Passenger Ferries for Mexican operator Ultramar.
Ulstein Verft has signed a ship building contract with the Germany-based Bernhard Schulte for a service operation vessel (SOVs) of the Ulster SX195 design type developed by Ulstein Design & Solutions. The vessel will support the maintenance work of GE..
The steel cutting ceremony of the first Doha-class corvette ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition programme, took place today at the Muggiano (La Spezia) yard.
Meyer Werft (MW) and the University of Groningen (UG) agreed a long-term collaboration. Sibrand Poppema (President of the University of Groningen) and Tim Meyer (Managing Director of Meyer Werft) signed a cooperation agreement.
The steel cutting ceremony of the second of three cruise ships that Virgin Voyages (part of Virgin Group) ordered to Fincantieri took place today at the Sestri Ponente yard in Genoa.
Raytheon Anschütz announces a revolutionary new navigational radar and chart radar software. An intuitive user interface and a smart range of scalable functionality characterise the new Synapsis Radar NX application. The company developed the Radar NX software in an agile..
Liebherr-MCCtec has been awarded the contract by the Oslo-based company Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) and China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) to deliver a heavy lift crane for a new generation semi-submersible offshore windfarm foundation installation vessel. On 6 July, CMHI..
BMT has secured a new contract to provide Njord Offshore with two 23m crew transfer vessels (CTVs). This follows on from the recent successful launch of Njord Zenith and Njord Zephyr, 27m CTVs designed by BMT and built by Cheoy..