Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Collaboration on LNG bunkering vessel concept

British marine architect Tritec Marine and shipping company Stena LNG have cooperated to create a new design of liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering vessel, called the SAFE Bunker concept. The design aims to prevent the bunker vessel making contact...

02.06.2020
Shipbuilding

Rotor Sail installed on board Copenhagen

Finland’s wind propulsion specialist Norsepower Oy Ltd has notched up the fourth successful installation of its Rotor Sail, this time on board Scandlines’ hybrid passenger ferry, Copenhagen, which operates on the route between Rostock, Germany and...

01.06.2020
Shipbuilding

MAN supplies engines for largest-ever container ships

The first in a series of twelve ultra large container ships, the 23,964-TEU HMM Algeciras, equipped with a MAN Energy Solutions main engine, was launched recently at Daewoo’s Okpo yard in South Korea. Its MAN B&W 11G95ME-C engine, capable of...

29.05.2020
Shipbuilding, Covid-19 Update

State loans for South Korean yards

South Korean state export credit bank, the Export-Import Bank of Korea (Eximbank), will provide 5.2 trillion won (US$4.1 billion) in financial aid to Korean shipbuilders amid reduced newbuilding orders in the coronavirus crisis. Under the programme,...

29.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Damen unveils electric dredger

A new design for an electric cutter suction dredger (ECSD) has been launched by Damen Shipyards Group. The ECSD 650 has been adapted from the conventional CSD 650 which is powered by diesel engines. The CSD 650’s modular design has enabled Damen to...

28.05.2020
Shipbuilding

BV issues cyber notation for first LNG carrier

Paris-based classification society, Bureau Veritas BV, has issued the LNG carrier, Elisa Larus, with cyber notation in what BV claims is the first such move. The 174,000m3 vessel was built by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries for France LNG Shipping...

27.05.2020
Shipbuilding

DIV Shipbuiding yards to construct residential yacht

British company Ocean Residences Development has confirmed an order for a cruise ship-style floating residency vessel of 290m length placed with Norwegian/Croatian shipbuilding group DIV Shipbuilding. The 81,000gt vessel will have 12 decks, and...

27.05.2020

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