Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

New diving bell ship completes successful river trials

A new diving bell ship built by Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld for FMSW Koblenz operator, WSA Rhine, has now successfully completed river trials. The diesel-electric vessel, which is EU Stage V compliant, will replace the existing unit, Carl Straat, and…

14.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Finnish-U.S. partnership to build dredgers for U.S. market

U.S. yard Moran Iron Works and Finnish company Watermaster have joined forces in an OEM partnership to offer dredgers designed by Watermaster for operation in United States waters. Watermaster dredgers have been sold worldwide for 30 years, but not…

14.01.2021
Shipbuilding

SHI delivers DP2 shuttle tanker to AET

A second generation, dynamically positioned, Suezmax shuttle tanker, Eagle Pilar, has been delivered to Malaysia’s AET by Samsung Heavy Industries. The 153,180dwt DP2 vessel has been purpose-built for long-term charter to Brazil Shipping 1 Limited,…

12.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Port of Waterford invests in new pilot boat

The Port of Waterford in Ireland has placed an order with shipyard Safehaven Marine, based in Youghal, Co Cork Ireland, to design and build a new pilot boat fitted with the latest marine safety technology. The contract is worth almost 1 million…

12.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Svitzer to boost London fleet with new Damen ASD tug

Svitzer Europe has ordered a Damen 3213 azimuth stern drive (ASD) tug from Damen Shipyards Group to strengthen its operations in the Port of London. The 80-tonne bollard pull tug, Svitzer Thames, is due to arrive in London before the end of March and…

11.01.2021
Shipbuilding

DSME will build six 23,500-TEU container vessels for Hapag-Lloyd

Hamburg-based shipping group Hapag-Lloyd has ordered six ultra-large container vessels of 23,500 TEU from South Korean yard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) at a cost of about US$1 billion. The LNG/dual-fuel vessels are due to be…

08.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Havyard delivers latest wellboat in ‘Havtrans’ series

Havyard New Ship Technology (HNST) has delivered the latest vessel, Reisa, in a six-ship series of wellboats to Norsk Fisketransport AS. The medium-sized, live-fish vessels, built to Havyard Design & Solutions’ Havtrans design, have been developed…

07.01.2021

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