Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Arctic crude oil tanker named in Vladivostok

A naming and flag-raising ceremony for the 41,012dwt crude oil tanker, Mikhail Lazarev, has been held by Sovcomflot in Vladivostok. The tanker has Russia’s Arc7 ice class, enabling independent operation in ice up to 1.8m thick and temperatures as low...

11.10.2019
Shipbuilding

Second expedition cruise ship delivered

Norway’s Vard Langsten has delivered the second of three ice-class expedition cruise ships to Hapag-Lloyd Cruises. The 139m-long HANSEATIC inspiration, with capacity for 230 passengers in 120 cabins follows sister ship HANSEATIC nature, delivered by...

10.10.2019
Shipbuilding

Wind propulsion boosted by ClassNK AiP

ClassNK has granted Approval in Principle (AiP) for a hard-sail system, which converts wind energy into propulsive force with a telescopic hard sail, based on its September 2019 Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. The AiP...

08.10.2019
Shipbuilding

Russian JV set up to manage LNG shipping

Russian shipowner Sovcomflot and Novatek, the country’s second largest gas producer, are establishing a joint venture, OOO Smart, to manage the year-round logistics of both current Arctic LNG transport and possible future projects. Sergey Frank,...

13.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Innovative cargo system for world's largest container ship

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has designed the cargo system for the world’s largest container ship, MSC Gülsün, which was delivered in July 2019 by South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries. The vessel is 400m long, 61.5m wide and is the first in a...

11.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Tennor Holding takes full ownership of FSG

The global investment company Tennor Holding BV has become the sole owner of the German shipyard Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft mbH & Co. KG. (FSG) This follows the successful acquisition of all remaining shares in FSG from the former owners,...

10.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Seventh International Conference on Ship Efficiency

The German Society for Maritime Technology (Schiffbautechnische Gesellschaft – STG) has organised the seventh International Conference on Ship Efficiency, to be held in Hamburg on September 23rd and 24th 2019. In order to take account of current...

09.09.2019

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In-depth coverage of the industry’s responses to pave the way for an environmentally friendlier shipping industry

SmartShip

Digitalisation topics in the maritime industry including 3D visualisation, cyber security and big data

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