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

Wärtsilä to supply LNG systems for Japanese ferries

Technology group Wärtsilä is to supply LNG-fuelled engines, gearboxes, gas storage, supply and control systems for the first LNG-powered ferries to be built in Japan. The two vessels are to be constructed for Ferry Sunflower, a Mitsui O.S.K. Lines...

26.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Faroe Islands fish company orders wellboat

Glyvrar-based producer of salmon, Bakkafrost, has placed an order with Sefine shipyard in Turkey for a wellboat for live fish transport. The vessel is designed by Danish naval architect Knud E. Hansen. The fleet expansion is part of the company’s...

26.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Hartmann orders ME-LGIP engines for LPG tankers

MAN Energy Solutions has received an order to supply MAN B&W ME-LGIP (liquid gas injection propane) dual-fuel engines for three 5,000m3 LPG tankers currently under construction at the CIMC Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering Co, Ltd shipyard in...

25.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Japanese autonomous ship framework awarded class approval

NYK Line and its wholly-owned research and development subsidiary, MTI Co Ltd, have been awarded Approval in Principle by Japan’s ClassNK for a joint project on the concept design of an autonomous ship framework. The framework, called Action...

25.05.2020

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