Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Collaboration on LNG bunkering vessel concept

British marine architect Tritec Marine and shipping company Stena LNG have cooperated to create a new design of liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering vessel, called the SAFE Bunker concept. The design aims to prevent the bunker vessel making contact...

02.06.2020
Shipbuilding

Rotor Sail installed on board Copenhagen

Finland’s wind propulsion specialist Norsepower Oy Ltd has notched up the fourth successful installation of its Rotor Sail, this time on board Scandlines’ hybrid passenger ferry, Copenhagen, which operates on the route between Rostock, Germany and...

01.06.2020
Shipbuilding

MAN supplies engines for largest-ever container ships

The first in a series of twelve ultra large container ships, the 23,964-TEU HMM Algeciras, equipped with a MAN Energy Solutions main engine, was launched recently at Daewoo’s Okpo yard in South Korea. Its MAN B&W 11G95ME-C engine, capable of...

29.05.2020
Shipbuilding

MAN engines chosen for latest offshore installation vessel

Six MAN 12V32/44CR main engines are to be installed on Jan de Nul’s latest offshore installation crane vessel currently under construction at China Merchants Heavy Industry and already named Les Alizés. Providing total power of 43,200 kW, the...

06.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Weeks Marine orders trailing suction hopper dredger

U.S. dredging contractor Weeks Marine has placed an order with U.S. yard Eastern Shipbuilding Group to construct a trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD). It will be a sister ship to Magdalen, a 118m-long twin-screw dredger designed by Royal IHC,...

06.05.2020
Covid-19 Update, Shipbuilding

Hapag-Lloyd delays container ship order

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd said it is delaying plans to order large contai­ner ships because of the coronavirus crisis. Hapag-Lloyd chief executive officer Mr Rolf Habben Jansen said the company is currently considering when it will place...

04.05.2020
Shipbuilding

Naming ceremony for world’s largest container ship

The South Korean President, Moon Jae-in, various Government ministers and other high-ranking officials were amongst the 160 distinguished guests who attended HMM’s naming ceremony of the world’s largest container ship, the 23,964-TEU HMM Algeciras,...

01.05.2020

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