Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

International consortium to finance Genting cruise ships

Two Global Class cruise ships currently under construction for the Genting Group at MV Werften are to be financed through a EUR 2.6 billion package structured by KfW IPEX Bank and an international consortium of lenders. The funding follows EUR 750...

22.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Scandlines signs up for Norsepower Rotor Sail

Hamburg-based Scandlines has signed an agreement with Finland’s Norsepower Oy Ltd to install a 30m-high Rotor Sail on board the hybrid passenger ferry, Copenhagen, which sails on the route between Rostock, Germany, and Gedser in Denmark. Preparations...

21.08.2019
Shipbuilding

MAN to supply engines for Australian-built ferries

Two fast ferries, to be built at Austal and Incat Tasmania for operation between the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, are to have MAN engines. The vessels will carry passengers and cars on the seabridge between the islands. The 94m-long Austal ferry,...

19.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Aquaculture support vessel unveiled

A new landing utility vessel (LUV), designed by Damen and built by Coastal Workboats Scotland, has been unveiled. The first in a new class of LUV 1608 vessels is suitable for a wide range of support tasks in the aquaculture sector, including the...

08.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Tanker rates likely to improve

Modest contracting levels, a relatively low order book, demand growth and IMO 2020-induced dislocations are all factors that could lead to a stronger tanker market in the months ahead, according to New York broker, Poten & Partners. In its latest...

07.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Ulstein delivers largest plug-in hybrid vessel

Norway’s Ulstein Verft has delivered the largest car and passenger ferry to incorporate batteries in a hybrid system built so far. The 120m-long Color Hybrid, with capacity for 2,000 passengers and 500 cars, is a ‘plug-in hybrid’ with 5-MW batteries...

06.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Damen launches new ‘MAD’ dredger

The first in a new class of marine aggregates dredgers (MAD) has been launched at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania. Developed jointly by the shipbuilding group and building materials company Cemex, the new 103.5m-long MAD dredger class marks a move...

05.08.2019

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