Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Polar expedition vessel delivered by Brodosplit

Croatian shipyard, Brodosplit, has handed over the polar expedition cruise ship, Ultramarine, to US cruise line, Quark Expeditions, part of the Travelopia Group. The 128m-long vessel, with capacity for up to 200 passengers and 140 crew, was…

12.04.2021
Shipbuilding

Construction of Transtejo ferries starts at Gondan

Spanish shipbuilder Astilleros Gondan has started construction of ten electric ferries for the Portuguese river passenger transport operator Transtejo-Transportes Tejo S.A. With a capacity of around 540 passengers, they will operate on the Tagus…

12.04.2021
Shipbuilding

AiP for GTT’s new digital sloshing system

Bureau Veritas has issued Approval in Principle (AiP) for a digital system, developed by Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT), for LNG membrane tank maintenance. Based on the company’s “sloshing virtual sensor” technology and using its tank digital twin,…

09.04.2021
Shipbuilding

Ostseestaal builds electric-driven vessels for ZSG

German yard Ostseestaal GmbH has an order to build three electrically powered passenger ferries for operation on Lake Zurich and river Limmat in Switzerland. Ostseestaal won a European-wide tender for the contract from the company…

22.03.2021
Shipbuilding

New modular dredger design to raise efficiency

A new series of modular trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) designs from Netherlands-based C-Job Naval Architects will include variable features that enable clients’ requirements to be met more easily. The TSHD series promises to fill the gap…

17.03.2021
Shipbuilding

Dutch partners order two multi-purpose coasters

Longship Group BV and VMS Shipping have ordered two 6,080dwt multi-purpose tweendeckers at Bijlsma Shipyard, part of the Veka Shipbuilding Group, at a cost of EUR 21 million. The joint venture partners will split management responsibility for the…

16.03.2021
Shipbuilding

Vard delivers second cruise ship to Coral Expeditions

Coral Geographer, a second expedition cruise vessel of Vard 6 01 design, has been delivered to Australian cruise line, Coral Expeditions. The 93.7m-long vessel, built at Vard Vung Tau in Vietnam, has been specially tailored for voyages to remote and…

15.03.2021

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