Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

International consortium to finance Genting cruise ships

Two Global Class cruise ships currently under construction for the Genting Group at MV Werften are to be financed through a EUR 2.6 billion package structured by KfW IPEX Bank and an international consortium of lenders. The funding follows EUR 750...

22.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Scandlines signs up for Norsepower Rotor Sail

Hamburg-based Scandlines has signed an agreement with Finland’s Norsepower Oy Ltd to install a 30m-high Rotor Sail on board the hybrid passenger ferry, Copenhagen, which sails on the route between Rostock, Germany, and Gedser in Denmark. Preparations...

21.08.2019
Shipbuilding

MAN to supply engines for Australian-built ferries

Two fast ferries, to be built at Austal and Incat Tasmania for operation between the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, are to have MAN engines. The vessels will carry passengers and cars on the seabridge between the islands. The 94m-long Austal ferry,...

19.08.2019
Shipbuilding

More tug construction orders

Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyards plans to build two tugs with a 70-tonne bollard pull. They will be based on the RAmparts 2400 SX design from marine architects Robert Allan are named the Special Bogacays type. The first of the two latest orders came from...

30.07.2019
Shipbuilding

Electric ferry for busy route in Sweden

Danfoss Editron has provided the electric power equipment for Tellus, which will become Sweden’s largest hybrid-electric car ferry when it shortly enters passenger operations. The 100-metre ferry will be capable of transporting up to 297 passengers...

26.07.2019
Shipbuilding

Survitec clinches distributor deal

UK-based Survitec has signed a deal with Evacuator Worldwide of the Netherlands for the exclusive marketing and distribution of Evacuator, described as the world’s first fire-proof and panic-proof emergency descent system designed to evacuate people...

24.07.2019
Shipbuilding

Construction of second MiNO 6000 towboat to start soon

U.S. shipbuilder Conrad Shipyard will soon start construction of a second tug of 6,000 hp for an unnamed customer for inland waterways operation. The MiNO 6000 class is designed by U.S. marine architects MiNO Marine. The vessel is Subchapter M...

22.07.2019

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