Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

First MTU gas-only engines for Wadden Sea ferry

Two 16-cylinder MTU gas engines from Rolls-Royce installed on the newly commissioned Wadden Sea ferry, Willem Barentz, are demonstrating high performance targets and low emissions at the UNESCO World Heritage site. Dutch shipping company, Doeksen,...

06.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Royal Niestern Sander to convert offshore vessel

Dutch yard Royal Niestern Sander said has signed a contract with offshore contractor Dixstone Holdings Ltd for the conversion of a platform supply vessel into a walk-to-work emergency response and rescue vessel. The vessel arrived at the repair yard...

06.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Innovation fund granted to develop zero emissions ferries

A Belfast Maritime Consortium, consisting of 13 partners, led by Artemis Technologies has won a £33 million UK Government innovation grant to develop zero-emissions ferries. With further investment from consortium partners, the total project...

03.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Guide for ship lay-ups

Germanischer Lloyd (GL) has developed a guide outlining major methods and procedures involved in ship lay-ups.

 

19.12.2008
Shipbuilding

"Island Sky" for BC Ferries

BC Ferries has taken delivery of its newest vessel, the double-ended ferry "Island Sky"(appr. 3,500 gt).

17.12.2008
Shipbuilding

Eighth product tanker from Aker Philadelphia for American Shipping

Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, a leading U.S. commercial shipyard, held a traditional keel laying ceremony for the eighth MT-46 Veteran Class product tanker being constructed at the yard.

17.12.2008
Shipbuilding

Keel laying of first patrol vessel for the Royal Netherlands Navy

On 8th December the Dutch State Secretary for Defence Jack de Vries layed down the keel of the first patrol vessel for the Royal Netherlands Navy in the dock of Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding. During the ceremony the names of the four patrol...

16.12.2008

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