Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

International consortium to finance Genting cruise ships

Two Global Class cruise ships currently under construction for the Genting Group at MV Werften are to be financed through a EUR 2.6 billion package structured by KfW IPEX Bank and an international consortium of lenders. The funding follows EUR 750...

22.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Scandlines signs up for Norsepower Rotor Sail

Hamburg-based Scandlines has signed an agreement with Finland’s Norsepower Oy Ltd to install a 30m-high Rotor Sail on board the hybrid passenger ferry, Copenhagen, which sails on the route between Rostock, Germany, and Gedser in Denmark. Preparations...

21.08.2019
Shipbuilding

MAN to supply engines for Australian-built ferries

Two fast ferries, to be built at Austal and Incat Tasmania for operation between the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, are to have MAN engines. The vessels will carry passengers and cars on the seabridge between the islands. The 94m-long Austal ferry,...

19.08.2019
Shipbuilding

Multraship names two new tugs during maritime festival

Dutch towage, salvage and service provider Multraship has named two new Damen-built tugs at its home port of Terneuzen in the Netherlands. A Reversed Stern Drive (RSD) 2513 and an Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) 3212 were named Multratug 6 and Multratug...

10.07.2019
Shipbuilding

Neopolia selected for sailing
cargo vessels

French yard Neopolia has been initially selected for the construction of two sail-powered cargo vessels of a new type by customer Neoline. The decision follows the international call for tenders launched by Neoline to some 15 shipyards in 2018....

09.07.2019
Shipbuilding

RINA and CSSC forge agreement on ferry technology

Italian classification society RINA, and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) are to cooperate on ferry construction, with RINA providing support to CSSC in aspects including energy saving, alternative design, passenger comfort and noise...

09.07.2019
Shipbuilding

Schottel Rudderpropellers for
US-built terminal and escort tugs

The first three out of ten terminal and escort tugs equipped with Schottel Rudderpropellers and Vulkan’s Safeguard Basic driveline protection systems have been delivered by Gulf Island Fabrication to Bay Houston Towing Co in the United States. The...

08.07.2019

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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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