The three 3,500 m3 Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers Jan De Nul Group ordered from Keppel Singmarine will be equipped with exhaust gas treatment systems. The design of these vessels is based on the 3,400 m3 TSHD Alvar Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca and Sebastiano Caboto, built in 2011, and successfully operating
TRIYARDS Holdings Limited (“TRIYARDS” or the “Group”) is pleased to announce that it has clinched contracts worth US$20.64 million for the fabrication of two passenger ferries. The order wins for two passenger ferries have been secured by Strategic Marine, a wholly owned subsidiary of TRIYARDS, from two ferry operators.
Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 10 March 2017 – Van Oord has ordered the construction of a new crane vessel. This vessel, which will be named Werkendam, will be Van Oord’s first LNG-powered vessel. It will generally be deployed to Netherlands-based projects executed by subsidiary Paans Van Oord. The Werkendam is being
The Hamburg shipping company Claus-Peter Offen is taking over the Munich-based Conti Group. The shareholders of both companies have come to an agreement in this respect. Offen is taking over 100% of the corporate shares of the Conti Group and the qualified majority of shares in the Bremer Bereederungsgesellschaft BBG.
8 March 2017 Rolls-Royce has today announced the latest stage in its research and development plans to make remote and autonomous shipping a reality and reap the benefits of increasing digitalisation in the marine industry. The company is looking to develop partnerships and opportunities with other organisations around the world
The largest containership to ever call at the Port of Liverpool arrived today [Monday 6 March]. The 6,552 TEU* ‘HS Paris’ berthed at the Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal at 04:30. Previously, the Port of Liverpool’s existing container terminal could only accommodate vessels up to 4500TEU. The HM Paris is the
Dryships exercises second option to acquire a large gas carrier with a 5 year time charter attached to an oil major March 6, 2017 DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) (the “Company”), a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced today that it has exercised its second option under the previously announced
01/03/2017 PALFINGER MARINE has signed a contract with Ulstein Verft in Norway to deliver the complete winch package and a container handling system onboard their newbuilding 308, a DP2 Construction Support Vessel (CSV) for the Netherlands based Acta Marine B.V. The vessel is primarily aimed at the offshore wind market
News Dredging Design Vessels Equipment Corporate 28 February 2017 Royal IHC (IHC) has been awarded a contract for the design, construction and delivery of the 44,180kW self-propelled cutter suction dredger (CSD) SPARTACUS, for DEME in Belgium. The newly built CSD will be 164 metres long. The concept and basic design
February 28, 2017 Only a handful of freight forwarders are cleared to service cruise ships around the world. Trust and reliability are essential to ensuring punctual quayside deliveries when the ship calls for a brief visit in a foreign port. “We’ve been trying to get into this market for years