Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

A diverse range of fireboats for multiple customers

U.S. shipyard Metal Shark has orders for several fireboats for different customers in the United States. The yard has an order for a 23.3m-long type 70 Defiant fireboat for Canaveral Fire Rescue in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The aluminium monohull...

20.11.2019
Shipbuilding

Autonomous maintenance dredger unveiled

The conceptual design of a battery-powered autonomous underwater maintenance dredger (AUMD) has been unveiled by ship design and engineering firm, C-Job Naval Architects. The AUMD design, developed by the firm’s R&D department, has demonstrated a...

19.11.2019
Shipbuilding

IntelliTug project moves up a gear

Technology group Wärtsilä and PSA Marine, a harbour and terminal towage operator in Singapore, have achieved a breakthrough in their joint IntelliTug project with the installation of a dynamic positioning (DP) system approved by Lloyd’s Register on...

18.11.2019
Shipbuilding

Pioneering Norwegian project pursues hydrogen power

Norway’s Havyard Group has developed a hydrogen-based energy system that could have wide applications in commercial shipping, both for existing vessels and newbuildings. The Group, through its subsidiaries Havyard Design & Solutions and Norwegian...

18.11.2019
Shipbuilding

Double celebration at French shipyard

MSC Cruises had a major day of celebrations recently at the Saint Nazaire shipyard, Chantiers de l’Atlantique. The Geneva-based cruise line took delivery of the 6,300-passenger MSC Grandiosa, described as one of the most environmentally advanced...

14.11.2019
Shipbuilding

Vard Marine designs largest LNG Jones Act bunker barge

Norwegian group Vard Marine has recently completed the concept design of a new 5,400cu.m liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker barge for Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding, a U.S. yard in Italian group Fincantieri. The barge is being designed for Polaris New...

12.11.2019
Shipbuilding

SCF Group fixes finance package

Russia’s SCF Group has signed an agreement with VEB.RF Group, a Russian financial institution, for the lease financing of the first in a series of icebreaking LNG carriers to provide transport for the Arctic LNG 2 project. The three-train LNG...

12.11.2019

Publications

GreenTech

In-depth coverage of the industry’s responses to pave the way for an environmentally friendlier shipping industry

SmartShip

Digitalisation topics in the maritime industry including 3D visualisation, cyber security and big data

Ship&Offshore

Maritime technical information from the global shipbuilding and offshore market

Events

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