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Damen launches compact ASD Tug 1810

Damen has developed a new vessel in the Damen Compact Tugs range, the ASD Tug 1810. It will have a bollard pull of 30 tonnes ahead and 28 tonnes astern. Its design has drawn on a number of features developed in the Compact Tugs range, the company…

19.02.2024
Shipbuilding

Partners unveil wind-optimised tanker design

Finland-based ship design firm, Deltamarin, and BAR Technologies of the UK have announced a wind-optimised Aframax/LR2 tanker design, named Aquilo. The new design combines efficiency gains relating to hull form and the wind sail company’s WindWings®…

19.02.2024
Shipbuilding

Meyer Werft clinches new Carnival cruise contract

Meyer Werft has won a new order from Carnival Corporation & plc for a sister ship to the 6,500-passenger Carnival Jubilee, delivered in 2023. The 180,000-gt ship, with a length of 344m, is due for delivery in 2027. It will be powered by LNG and will…

16.02.2024
Shipbuilding

QatarEnergy to opt for WinGD engines in next phase

Swiss engine firm, WinGD, is confident that it will secure most of the dual-fuel engine orders for the second phase of QatarEnergy’s giant newbuilding project. Engines and technical specs have already been confirmed for close to half of second-round…

25.01.2024
Shipbuilding

MAN Cryo awarded AiP for ammonia fuel supply system

DNV and Bureau Veritas have awarded Approvals in Principle (AIP) for an ammonia fuel-supply system (FSS) developed for marine engine applications by MAN Cryo. The company, part of MAN Energy Solutions, is a specialist in the storage and handling of…

23.01.2024
Shipbuilding

ONE orders twelve methanol dual-fuel boxships

One Network Express Pte Ltd. (ONE) has signed contracts with Jiangnan Shipyard and Yangzijiang Shipbuilding for each shipbuilder to construct six 13,000-TEU methanol dual-fuel container ships. The contracts represent ONE’s inaugural order for…

22.01.2024
Shipbuilding

Damen lands electric ferry contract for Canada

Damen Shipyards has won a contract to build four fully electric passenger car ferries for BC Ferries of British Columbia. The ships will be deployed from 2027 on short-range services with two vessels each on routes connecting Nanaimo Harbour and…

19.01.2024

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