Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Danfoss Editron delivers hybrid propulsion system for new superyacht

Engineering group Danfoss Editron  will deliver the hybrid drivetrain system for new Bering 145 superyacht. The 45m-long model of Turkish yard Bering Yachts is expected to be ready for delivery to the unnamed customer in 2022. The new vessel design...

29.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Composite ship construction takes another step forward

A full-scale composite ship’s hull section, developed over three years at Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding (DSNS) in Vlissingen-East, has been unveiled by partners in the RAMSSES project. The so-called Custom Made Hull for Offshore Vessel is one of...

28.07.2020
Shipbuilding

Cochin signs contract for construction of autonomous electrical vessel

India’s Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) signed a contract for construction of two autonomous electric ferries with Norwegian customer ASKO Maritime, subsidiary group of retailing company Norges Gruppen ASA. The order includes an option to build two more...

28.07.2020
Shipbuilding, Offshore

Catamaran CTVs under construction in China

Chinese yard AFAI Southern Shipyard has an order for two hybrid catamaran crew transfer vessels (CTV) for Danish offshore operator MHO-Co. Construction has already started. The vessels have been designed by the shipping company in cooperation with...

30.06.2020
Shipbuilding

Tiltable Norsepower Rotor Sails broaden wind power appeal

Finland’s Norsepower has unveiled a contract to retrofit two 35m-high tiltable Rotor Sails to a Sea-Cargo-owned RoRo vessel, SC Connector, which operates in the North Sea where some of the most favourable conditions for wind-assisted propulsion...

29.06.2020
Shipbuilding

Gas carriers to convert to dual-fuel LPG engines

Twelve gas carriers owned by Singapore-based BW LPG are to have their engines converted for dual-fuel LPG operation. Approved by the Isle of Man Ship Registry to have an equivalent level of ship fuel safety as methane under the IGC Code 2016, the...

25.06.2020
Shipbuilding

Schottel unveils retractable rim thruster

German propulsion specialist, Schottel, has launched a retractable version of its electrically-powered Schottel Rim Thruster (SRT). Available in a power range up to 500 kW, the SRT-R can provide thrust through 360° and provide dynamic positioning...

24.06.2020

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