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

Container ship order boom

Container shipping lines are ordering new vessels amid rising demand for box shipping services, giving a long-awaited boost to the outlook for shipyards in Asia. Shipping lines have ordered over 20 large container vessels in January and February 2021…

10.03.2021
Shipbuilding

Deltamarin unveils LNG-powered container ship feeder

Ship design firm, Deltamarin, has launched a new LNG-powered Kielmax feeder container ship design in its C.Delta series. The C.Delta2100 has ice-class capability and a container capacity of 2,100 TEU in four holds and on deck. The design can be…

09.03.2021
Shipbuilding

Symphony opts for new ECOBOX project cargo vessels

Symphony Shipping, based in Breda, the Netherlands, has placed an order with Dutch yard Ferus Smit to build two project cargo freighters. The 12,500dwt ships will have large floor space for large-sized project loads, including a movable tween deck.…

08.03.2021
Shipbuilding

Grimaldi signs up for six new RoRos at Hyundai Mipo

Italy’s Grimaldi Group has ordered six new multi-purpose RoRo vessels from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, South Korea, in a deal worth more than USD 500 million. The 45,684dwt ships in the new G5 class will have capacities of 4,700 lane metres, 2,500…

03.03.2021

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