Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Meyer Werft cuts steel for latest P&O cruise ship

The first steel for P&O Cruises’ latest vessel, Arvia, has been cut at Meyer Werft’s Papenburg shipyard. The second vessel in the Excel class, powered by LNG, will join the company’s current flagship, Iona, in December 2022. The ship will be the…

26.02.2021
Shipbuilding

NYK to further reduce GHG emissions with new PCTCs

Japan’s NYK Line has placed an order for four pure car and truck carriers (PCTC) of 72,800gt fuelled by liquefied natural gas (LNG) at Jinling Shipyard in China. The contract is part of NYK’s plan to replace current vessels with around 40 newly…

25.02.2021
Shipbuilding

Wallenius Wilhelmsen plans full-scale PCTC powered by wind

Wallenius Wilhelmsen is planning to have a wind-powered 7,000-vehicle pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) design ready to be ordered at a shipyard by mid-2022. The Norwegian-Swedish shipping company intends to commission the Orcelle Wind in 2025,…

24.02.2021
Shipbuilding

Three new tugs in Le Havre

SNRH (societe Nouvelle De Remorquage Du Havre), the French subsidiary of the fast growing European tugboat company Kotug, expanded its fleet by three new tugs. They were christened during a ceremony which took place in front of their office at Le Havre.

 

27.11.2008
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

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