Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding

Shell and Alfa Laval to develop GCU

Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Limited and Alfa Laval have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a gas combustion unit (GCU) suitable for liquid hydrogen carriers. The GCU is an essential safety component for the…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

Terntank orders wind-/methanol-ready hybrid tankers

Danish shipping company Terntank has ordered two 15,000dwt chemical/product/biofuels tankers with environment-friendly propulsion from Chinese yard China Merchants Jinling. The order includes options for two repeat vessels. The vessels will have…

05.12.2022
Shipbuilding

NIOZ research vessel to be built by Astilleros Armon

Dutch ocean research agency NIOZ has selected Spanish yard Astilleros Armon to build a research vessel. A final contract is expected to be awarded soon. Armon came ahead in an EU-wide tender for the vessel. It is scheduled to be delivered in summer…

02.12.2022
Shipbuilding

NYK-participating projects receive subsidy

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), through its “Support for Technology Development from Marine Vessels for Curtailing CO2” project, has decided to subsidize through fiscal 2009 the below three projects that the Japanese shipping group NYK is currently working on in tandem with other companies for future technology development.

21.07.2009
"MSC Splendida"
Shipbuilding

"MSC Splendida" achieves first Energy Efficient Design recognition

The international classification society Bureau Veritas has awarded its first Energy Efficient Design label to the new 3,952-passenger cruise vessel "MSC Splendida".

21.07.2009
Shipbuilding

New educational resources for modern shipbuilding design & modeling

ShipConstructor Software Inc. (SSI), in conjunction with two universities, eight shipyards and five design firms, has created comprehensive college-level materials for the instruction of modern shipbuilding, design and modeling.

 

20.07.2009
"Araon"
Shipbuilding

Korea's first icebreaker

The first Korean-made icebreaking research vessel will in future explore and research the pole and is currently sailing on sea trials.

 

16.07.2009

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