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Shell and Alfa Laval to develop GCU

Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited and Alfa Laval have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a gas combustion unit (GCU) suitable for liquid hydrogen carriers. The GCU is an essential safety component for the…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

Terntank orders wind-/methanol-ready hybrid tankers

Danish shipping company Terntank has ordered two 15,000dwt chemical/product/biofuels tankers with environment-friendly propulsion from Chinese yard China Merchants Jinling. The order includes options for two repeat vessels. The vessels will have…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

NIOZ research vessel to be built by Astilleros Armon

Dutch ocean research agency NIOZ has selected Spanish yard Astilleros Armon to build a research vessel. A final contract is expected to be awarded soon. Armon came ahead in an EU-wide tender for the vessel. It is scheduled to be delivered in summer…

02.12.2022
Shipbuilding

Baltic Workboats wins police vessel order

Estonian yard Baltic Workboats AS has an order to build two police patrol vessels for operation in the port of Hamburg and within the EEZ of Germany in the North Sea. The order is worth about 17 million euros and was placed by the Flotte Hamburg GmbH…

04.11.2022
Shipbuilding

Permanent magnet technology supports Northern Lights project

Two 7,500m3 liquefied CO2 carriers to be built for the Northern Lights carbon capture project at Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC) in China, will be fitted with ABB permanent magnet shaft generators. The generators will raise fuel…

02.11.2022
Shipbuilding

Spirit of Tasmania IV keel-laying ceremony held in Rauma

A keel laying ceremony has been held at Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) in Finland to mark the start of hull construction on car and passenger ferry, Spirit of Tasmania IV. The vessel is the first of two sister ships being built for Tasmania’s…

31.10.2022
Shipbuilding

WinGD lands 50-engine order for LNG carriers

WinGD has won a contract to supply 50 low-pressure, dual-fuel X-DF engines for 25 LNG carriers to be built for QatarEnergy’s North Field East project. The order is a key component in the largest LNG newbuilding project so far. The 25 vessels are due…

31.10.2022

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