Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Design order placed with Havyard Design & Solutions

Norwegian group Havyard Design & Solution AS said it has been chosen as designer for two new battery-powered ferries to be operated by Norwegian ferry operator Fjord1 ASA. No yard has yet been selected to build the vessel. Havyard will develop the...

30.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Norwegian owner takes delivery of Gondan-built fishing vessel

Norwegian fishing, fish farming and seafood company, Prestfjord AS, has taken delivery of the 77.3m-long stern trawler, Sunderøy, from Spain’s Astilleros Gondan. The vessel, one of the most advanced of its kind, is the second ship built by Gondan...

29.10.2020
Shipbuilding

MAN completes first dual-fuel LPG retrofit

MAN PrimeServ, MAN Energy Solutions’ after-sales division has completed the world’s first dual-fuel engine conversion for Oslo-listed owner, BW LPG. The main engine aboard the LPG tanker, BW Gemini, a MAN B&W 6G60ME-C9.2 unit, has been converted into...

28.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Japan’s first LNG ferries to have Yanmar engines

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd (MOL) has ordered dual-fuel engines from Osaka-based Yanmar for Japan’s first two LNG-powered ferries. The vessels, provisionally named Sunflower Kurenai and Sunflower Murasaki, will be built at Mitsubishi Shipbuilding’s...

19.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Incat’s latest ferry floated out in Tasmania

The Buccoo Reef, a 100m-long fast ferry under construction at Incat Tasmania Pty Ltd in Hobart, has been floated out and is now alongside the wharf undergoing machinery commissioning. The vessel will be delivered to clients in Trinidad and Tobago...

16.10.2020
Shipbuilding

MAN gains dual-fuel engine TAT

MAN Energy Solutions has successfully concluded a type approval test (TAT) of the dual-fuel retrofit kit for its MAN 32/40 engine type. The TAT was carried out with the participation of classifications societies ABS, DNV GL and Lloyd’s Register, but...

15.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Edison Chouest constructs U.S. Jones Act compliant windfarm SOV

U.S. yard group Edison Chouest Offshore (ECO) is to build a new type of windfarm service operations vessel (SOV). The vessel will be Jones Act compliant as one of the first of its type. Under the Jones Act, ships operating in U.S. domestic waters...

15.10.2020

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