Shipbuilding

DNV GL rolls out electronic certification

Thursday, 19 Oct 2017

Classification society DNV GL has beaten its competitors to the post with the launch of electronic certificates across its entire fleet.more

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New rule to meet more specific FSRU classification needs

Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017

The classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) has issued a new rule (NR645) in recognition of the different operating profiles in which floating storage and regasification units (FSRUs) are now deployed.more

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TSHD begins operations

Monday, 16 Oct 2017

The Damen trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) 650 Tommy Norton, built at Damen Shipyards Yichang, has been delivered to its Australian owner, Gippsland Ports. more

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Austal secures trimaran ferries order

Monday, 16 Oct 2017

Australian yard Austal has announced a contract valued at 126 million euros to design and build two 117m-long high-speed vehicle passenger trimaran ferries for shipping group Fred Olsen. more

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Six additional Longships for Viking River Cruises

Friday, 13 Oct 2017

Swiss shipping company Viking River Cruises said it has placed an order with German yard Neptun for seven new river cruise ships for delivery in 2019.more

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