Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Launch of Volta series

With the introduction of the Passenger Express 46V, a fully electric-powered 46m catamaran ferry design, Henderson-based shipyard, Austal, has announced a new concept, called Volta, for an electric-powered high-speed passenger ferry. The concept is…

22.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Sembcorp installs hybrid propulsion on first of twelve tugs

Sembcorp Marine is installing two MTU 16V 4000 M55RN gas engines from Rolls-Royce Power Systems on the first of twelve hybrid tugs to be built and delivered as replacements for diesel-powered units between now and 2025. Designed by LMG Marin of…

21.01.2021
Shipbuilding

Neptune Marine awards construction of innovative vessel

Dutch shipyard Neptune Marine has been selected by Jifmar Guyane to build a new type of freighter with sail-assisted power to transport sections of space rockets. The 121m-long vessel, Canopée, will be equipped with four 30m-high sails from the…

20.01.2021
Shipbuilding

US Defence JHSC contract

Australia's shipbuilding company Austal has won the contract to design and build the US Department of Defence's next generation multi-use platform, the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV).

26.11.2008
Shipbuilding

Namegiving of Odense newbuilding L215

On 22 November the latest newbuilding at Odense Steel Shipyard, a 7,000 TEU container ship for the A.P. Moller - Maersk Group, was named "Marit Maersk".

 

25.11.2008
Shipbuilding

CMD comes Of age With production milestone

MAN Diesel and CMD held a joint ceremony in Shanghai on 17 October last to mark the occasion of the young engine manufacturer reaching the significant milestone of one million produced bhp, comprised exclusively of MAN B&W engines.

 

19.11.2008
Shipbuilding

New office in Veracruz

Lloyd’s Register Central  and South America Ltd recently celebrated the opening of its new Veracruz office. After 16 years in its original Veracruz location Lloyd’s Register moved to a new larger facility underscoring the significance of Mexico in…

18.09.2008

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