New Ships Weekly Report

Japanese LNG-powered coal carrier design gets LR AIP

Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017

Japanese shipping group Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its partners Namura Shipbuilding and Tohoku Electric Power have received an approval in principle (AIP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for the design of an LNG-powered coal...more

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12-OPV order for German shipyard Lürssen

Monday, 04 Dec 2017

German yard Lürssen has won an A$3.5 billion (2.2 billion euro) contract to design and support building of Australia’s new fleet of 12 offshore patrol vessels (OPVs), with actual construction to be shared between two shipyards in...more

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New ship repair facility for Cochin

Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017

India’s Cochin Shipyard Ltd is to construct a new ship repair yard at nearby Cochin Port Trust as the state-owned firm undertakes an expansion programme.more

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Wison Offshore & Marine to cooperate with Shanghai Electric

Monday, 27 Nov 2017

Chinese yard Wison Offshore & Marine said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on strategic cooperation with Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group which could lead to newbuilding projects.more

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OOS presents its newly designed Multi Activity Unit

Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017

Dutch offshore contractor OOS Energy is negotiating with yards about building a new type of oil and gas field intervention vessel called the Multi Activity Unit (MAU).more

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