Shipbuilding

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

Goodchild Marine returns to fishing boat market

British shipyard Goodchild Marine, based in Norfolk, has a contract to deliver a new built fishing boat to Scotland. The type Rorcal 121.PS vessel is due to be delivered to the Skye Shellfish Company Limited on the Isle of Skye in Scotland in spring...

27.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Rina signs MoU with Chinese R&D organisation

The classification society Rina has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China State Shipbuilding Corporation’s subsidiary, Shanghai Merchant Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI), to develop an interface with the research company’s 3D...

06.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Fuel cell project to develop emission-free operation

A research project launched in Norway is testing the use of fuel cells on board ocean-going vessels over long distances.The new technology opens for many different types of fuel, including green ammonia and LNG. With this flexibility, vessels can...

05.10.2020
Shipbuilding

Meyer Werft delivers Spirit of Adventure

Meyer Werft in Papenburg has delivered the 58,250gt Spirit of Adventure¸ the second of two similar vessels built for UK cruise line Saga Cruises. The 236m-long vessel has a breadth of 31.2m and capacity for about 1000 passengers in 554 cabins, all...

05.10.2020
Shipbuilding

U.S. Coast Guard awards more FRC-type vessels

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded U.S. yard Bollinger a contract worth just over US$222 million to build four more Sentinel-class fast response cutters (fast patrol vessels) of 353 tonnes displacement. This announcement brings the total number of the...

02.10.2020

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