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

Flexible RoPax design

Danish design company Knud E. Hansen has released its newest design, a 154m-long RoPax ferry that can transport up to 1,500 passengers and 440 cars. The vessel has 657 lane meters for trucks and trailers. Its manoeuvring and docking capabilities make...

09.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Guidelines for wind-assisted propulsion systems

The classification society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Wind-Assisted Propulsion Systems for Ships. Environmental regulations continue to tighten, and as the IMO has announced its goal to completely eliminate GHG emissions within this...

06.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Series of energy-saving heavy-lift vessels for NYK

Japanese shipowner NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers (NBP) said it has signed a contract with China’s Nanjing Jinling Shipyard to build two next-generation energy-saving heavylift vessels of 12,470dwt. They will measure 138.0m length, 23.6m breadth and...

04.09.2019
Shipbuilding

Gas solution for Norwegian bunker vessel

Norwegian shipping company Bergen Tankers is to rebuild a fuel oil bunkering vessel into a liquified natural gas (LNG) bunkering craft to operate in Norway. Previously known as Oslo Tank, the rebuilt vessel will be named Bergen LNG and will operate...

03.09.2019

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GreenTech

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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Maritime technical information from the global shipbuilding and offshore market

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