Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Shell and Alfa Laval to develop GCU

Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited and Alfa Laval have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a gas combustion unit (GCU) suitable for liquid hydrogen carriers. The GCU is an essential safety component for the…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

Terntank orders wind-/methanol-ready hybrid tankers

Danish shipping company Terntank has ordered two 15,000dwt chemical/product/biofuels tankers with environment-friendly propulsion from Chinese yard China Merchants Jinling. The order includes options for two repeat vessels. The vessels will have…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

NIOZ research vessel to be built by Astilleros Armon

Dutch ocean research agency NIOZ has selected Spanish yard Astilleros Armon to build a research vessel. A final contract is expected to be awarded soon. Armon came ahead in an EU-wide tender for the vessel. It is scheduled to be delivered in summer…

02.12.2022
Shipbuilding

Maersk commits to more methanol-powered ships

A.P. Moller-Maersk has ordered six more container ships at Hyundai Heavy Industries that can be powered by green methanol, the Danish shipowner said in a statement. The six 17,000-TEU vessels are all to be delivered in 2025 and will sail under the…

10.10.2022
Shipbuilding

Damen and Cotecmar design frigate for Colombian Navy

The Colombian state-owned defence, shipbuilding and engineering company, Cotecmar, and Damen have signed a contract for the co-development of the contractual design for the next generation of frigates for the Colombian Navy. The signing ceremony took…

07.10.2022
Shipbuilding

A new generation of ferries for Hong Kong under BV class

Hong Kong yard Cheoy Lee will build nine high-speed passenger ferries with hybrid propulsion that will transport over 5 million passengers per year around Hong Kong. The 35m- and 40m-long ferries are classed by Bureau Veritas with the notation…

07.10.2022
Shipbuilding

Stena Bulk launches project to demonstrate end-to-end shipboard carbon capture at scale

Tanker shipping company Stena Bulk has announced that it is launching a two-year, three-phase project aimed at demonstrating shipboard carbon capture, together with the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) and the Oil and Gas Climate…

06.10.2022

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