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Latest Russian icebreaker named in St Petersburg

Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018

The multi-purpose icebreaking supply vessel, Yevgeny Primakov, built at Arctech Helsinki Shipyard under the classification of the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS), was named recently in St Petersburg.more

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Zeaborn takes over E.R. Schiffahrt

Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018

Bremen-based Zeaborn Shipping GmbH & Co. KG has taken over E.R. Schiffahrt, Harper Petersen and Rickmers Shipmanagement in a deal that results in a powerful new entity in the multi-purpose and project cargo sector.more

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DFDS strengthens service on Baltic routes

Monday, 19 Feb 2018

Danish ferry group DFDS said it has ordered two combined freight and passenger ferries from Chinese yard Guangzhou Shipyard International. more

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Shipbuilding orders for Russian yard ASPO

Monday, 19 Feb 2018

Russia’s Astrakhan Shipbuilding Production Association (ASPO) plans to deliver an offshore crane vessel to United Arab Emirates-based company Dragon Oil by the end of March 2018 and is also in talks about other new shipbuilding...more

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Model tests for Subsea 7 reel layer completed

Friday, 16 Feb 2018

Resistance, propulsion and seakeeping model tests for Subsea 7’s reel-lay vessel, which has been designed and will be built by Royal IHC, have been completed successfully at MARIN, the Dutch model testing facility in Wageningen.more

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Aker Solutions buys stake in floating wind specialist Principle Power Inc

Friday, 16 Feb 2018

Aker Solutions ASA, a Norwegian oil services company, has bought a 5% stake in California-based Principle Power Inc which has developed floating technology for offshore wind turbines known as WindFloat.more

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MacGregor buys Rapp Marine

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018

Cargotec subsidiary, MacGregor, has strengthened its presence in the fishery and research vessel sector by completing the acquisition of Rapp Marine Group (RMG) for about EUR 16 million.more

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Remotely operated fireboats to tackle port fires

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018

Vancouver-based Robert Allan Ltd, naval architecture specialists, and marine technology company Kongsberg Maritime, are to cooperate on the development of remotely operated fireboats for deployment in ports.more

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