Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

British operator signs contract for a new ferry

A new purpose-built RoPax vessel for the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company will be built at South Korean yard Hyundai Mipo Dockyard. The order includes one option for a repeat vessel, the Ulsan-based yard said. The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company...

11.08.2020
Shipbuilding

Sanmar delivers ASD tug for operation in Ventspils

Despite Covid-19 challenges, Turkish shipbuilder Sanmar Shipyards has successfully delivered on time an azimuth stern drive (ASD) tug to Latvian tug company, PKL Flote, part of the Alfons Hakans group. The 50-tonne bollard pull vessel, Altair, is a...

10.08.2020
Shipbuilding

Fugro cements autonomous solutions with USV order

Dutch survey operator Fugro has ordered two 12m uncrewed surface vessels (USVs) from British builder Sea-Kit. The first of the Sea-Kit X-class USVs will be delivered to Fugro in Perth, Australia, in the fourth quarter of 2020. It will feature...

07.08.2020
Shipbuilding

Schottel to supply propulsion systems for expedition cruise vessel

A 196-passenger expedition cruise vessel under construction for Oceanwide Expeditions at Brodosplit in Croatia is to have main and auxiliary propulsion equipment supplied by Schottel. The Janssonius, being built to Lloyd’s Register’s LR PC6 class,...

06.08.2020
Shipbuilding

Taiwan’s first offshore installation vessel to be classed by ABS

The first floating heavy-lift offshore installation vessel to be built in Taiwan, the 216.5m-long Green Jade, is to be classed by ABS. The vessel, ordered by CDWE, a joint venture between Taiwan’s CSBC and Belgium marine engineering group DEME, will...

04.08.2020
Shipbuilding

Danfoss Editron delivers hybrid propulsion system for new superyacht

Engineering group Danfoss Editron  will deliver the hybrid drivetrain system for new Bering 145 superyacht. The 45m-long model of Turkish yard Bering Yachts is expected to be ready for delivery to the unnamed customer in 2022. The new vessel design...

29.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Composite ship construction takes another step forward

A full-scale composite ship’s hull section, developed over three years at Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding (DSNS) in Vlissingen-East, has been unveiled by partners in the RAMSSES project. The so-called Custom Made Hull for Offshore Vessel is one of...

28.07.2020

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