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Lindblad Expeditions orders polar expedition vessel at Ulstein

Monday, 13 Nov 2017

Cruise operator Lindblad Expeditions Holdings has placed an order with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein to build an expedition cruise ship for 128 passengers. more

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Transneft tender for construction of a diving vessel

Monday, 13 Nov 2017

Transneft, the Russian company involved in oil and oil products transport, wants to order a small diving vessel. more

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Wärtsilä launches pre-swirl stator at Europort

Friday, 10 Nov 2017

Technology group Wärtsilä launched its latest energy-saving initiative, EnergoFlow, at the Europort event in Rotterdam, claiming potential fuel savings of up to 10% and possible payback periods of less than two years.more

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Shell U.S. expands marine LNG bunkering

Friday, 10 Nov 2017

U.S. yard VT Halter Marine has an order for an offshore articulated LNG tug-barge from newly formed U.S. marine transport company Quality Liquefied Natural Gas Transport LLC (Q-LNG).more

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Tasmanian builder signed up for icebreaking barges

Thursday, 09 Nov 2017

Taylor Bros of Tasmania has been contracted by Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding to build two icebreaking barges that will be deployed to supply and service Australia’s new icebreaker, the RSV Nuyina, which is currently...more

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Letter of intent for LNG retrofits

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Yesterday, the German shipping company Wessels Reederei signed a letter of intent (LOI) with German Dry Docks Group for retrofitting three further container vessels to LNG propulsion.more

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ABS now a “Recognised Organisation” in Italy

Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Recently authorised as a Recognised Organisation (RO) in Italy, classification society ABS is now approved to undertake statutory reviews and certifications on behalf of the Italian flag administration.more

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Wärtsilä to supply silent propulsion for research vessel

Tuesday, 07 Nov 2017

Wärtsilä is to use a combination of in-house technologies to provide a silent propulsion system for a research vessel under construction for the Faroe Islands Marine Research Institute.more

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