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Hapag-Lloyd converts 15,000-TEU container ship to LNG propulsion

Friday, 15 Feb 2019

Hapag-Lloyd is to retrofit the 15,000-TEU container vessel, Sajir, so that the ship will be able to burn either LNG or low sulphur fuel oil (LSFO). LNG will be used as the primary fuel but the ship’s MAN engine will also...more

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Viking Cruises takes delivery of Viking Jupiter

Friday, 15 Feb 2019

The sixth ship in a series of ten, Viking Jupiter, has been delivered to Los Angeles-headquartered Viking Cruises from Fincantieri’s Ancona facility.more

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Classification society and weather specialist join forces

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019

Weather routeing service provider, StormGEO, and classification society DNV GL are to combine their fleet performance functionality in a new ship performance management tool.more

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Legacy of the Fjords delivery to be delayed

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019

The 400-passenger all-electric catamaran Legacy of the Fjords, originally due for delivery in July this year, will not now be delivered from Norwegian shipbuilder Brødrene Aa until May 1st 2020.more

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Med Marine signs newbuilding contract with British tug operator

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019

Turkish tug operator and shipbuilder Med Marine said it has signed a newbuilding contract for a 14m line handling boat with British customer Briggs Marine and Environmental Services.more

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MAN to supply engines for wind installation vessel

Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019

Oslo-based Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) has chosen MAN 12V32/44CR gensets developing a total of 28,800 kW for a new heavy-lift crane installation vessel to be built at China Merchants Heavy Industry shipyard in Haimen, Nantong.more

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Rotterdam ups the ante in ‘smart port’ race

Monday, 11 Feb 2019

The Port of Rotterdam has commissioned a new internet-of-things (IoT) platform, developed by partners IBM, Cisco, Esri and Axians.more

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New LNG bunkering pontoon for Antwerp port region

Monday, 11 Feb 2019

Belgian group Fluxys and Titan LNG have joined forces to build a new type of bunkering pontoon to make liquefied natural gas (LNG) more widely available as shipping fuel in the Antwerp port and region.more

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