Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Arctic crude oil tanker named in Vladivostok

A naming and flag-raising ceremony for the 41,012dwt crude oil tanker, Mikhail Lazarev, has been held by Sovcomflot in Vladivostok. The tanker has Russia’s Arc7 ice class, enabling independent operation in ice up to 1.8m thick and temperatures as low...

11.10.2019
Shipbuilding

Second expedition cruise ship delivered

Norway’s Vard Langsten has delivered the second of three ice-class expedition cruise ships to Hapag-Lloyd Cruises. The 139m-long HANSEATIC inspiration, with capacity for 230 passengers in 120 cabins follows sister ship HANSEATIC nature, delivered by...

10.10.2019
Shipbuilding

Wind propulsion boosted by ClassNK AiP

ClassNK has granted Approval in Principle (AiP) for a hard-sail system, which converts wind energy into propulsive force with a telescopic hard sail, based on its September 2019 Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. The AiP...

08.10.2019
Shipbuilding

MAN Cryo to provide fuel supply system for new LoLo

MAN Energy Solutions’ subsidiary, MAN Cryo, is to supply a LNG fuel gas supply system for a multipurpose palletised cargo and refrigerated Lift-on/Lift-off (LoLo) vessel, to be built at Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for Norwegian owner Egil Ulvan Rederi....

23.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Classification society releases third Maritime Forecast

DNV GL has released its third edition of the Maritime Forecast to 2050. The classification society identifies fuel flexibility as essential to meeting the IMO’s future decarbonisation targets. In the deep-sea sector, regarded by many as more...

20.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Steel cut for second Global-class cruise ship

Genting Hong Kong’s chairman and CEO, Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, has officially begun the steel-cutting process as construction of the company’s second Global-class ship gets under way at MV Werften in Rostock-Warnemünde, Germany. The 208,000gt vessel...

20.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Motor yacht keel laid

A keel-laying ceremony has taken place at Pella Sietas in Hamburg to mark the keel-laying of Abeking & Rasmussen’ largest-ever motor yacht. Construction of the 118m-long yacht will benefit from various technological innovations to optimise the...

19.09.2019

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