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

Niagara Falls sight-seeing goes electric

ABB has provided integrated electric power and propulsion systems for two new sight-seeing ferries operated by Niagara Falls tour company, Maid of the Mist Corp. The two zero-emission vessels – James V. Glynn and Nikola Tesla – named after the...

14.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Meyer Werft delivers Iona to P&O Cruises

Meyer Werft has delivered the cruise ship Iona to the British shipping company P&O Cruises. The Iona is the first of two new ships for the P&O Cruises brand. Six more ships for Carnival Corporation have already been ordered in Papenburg and from...

12.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Construction of electric fast ferry

Norwegian public transport company Kolumbus AS and Norwegian yard Fjellstrand have signed a contract for the delivery of a new type of fully electric-powered fast ferry. The aluminium-built vessel is expected to achieve speeds between 20 and 30...

12.10.2020
Shipbuilding

DEME launches twin-hulled SOV at Cemre Shipyard in Turkey

Belgium’s DEME, a dredging, offshore and marine engineering company, has launched its first-ever service operation vessel (SOV) at Cemre Shipyard in Turkey. Named Groene Wind, the vessel is of small waterplane area twin hull (SWATH) design and will...

09.10.2020

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