New Ships Weekly Report

IRISL's fleet modernisation undertaken to expand profit and reduce costs

Friday, 20 Oct 2017

Iranian state shipping line Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) said that a total of 49 ships will be replaced in the group’s fleet modernisation programme. more

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Offshore spill response capabilities to be expanded at Canada's west coast

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

ASL Shipyards in Singapore has won a contract to build three pollution response vessels from Western Canada Marine Response Corp for operation off Canada’s west coast.more

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Conrad Shipyard was awarded 9-barge contract

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017

Conrad Shipyard of the U.S. said it has been awarded a contract for four anchor barges, two deck barges, and three crane barges for U.S. customer Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD) of Illinois. more

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Grimaldi envisages RoRo fleet expansion

Monday, 09 Oct 2017

Italian shipping group Grimaldi Group plans to order up to ten RoRo vessels and also intends to lengthen two cruise RoRo passenger ferries.more

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New Imabari dock to handle construction of ultralarge container vessels

Wednesday, 04 Oct 2017

Japan’s Imabari Shipbuilding has just opened the first new Japanese shipbuilding dock for container vessel construction in 17 years, but the yard is cautious about whether it will be able to make the most of the new facility.more

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