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  • Ships Monthly July 2017 issue now available

    Ships Monthly July 2017 issue now available

    19th May 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is about to hit the shelves. Make sure you get your copy now! It includes the following features: VOYAGE REPORT – A voyage on one of the great P&O-Orient liners, Oronsay, of the post-war…

  • Latest issue of Ships Monthly out not

    Latest issue of Ships Monthly out not

    19th May 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is about to hit the shelves. Make sure you get your copy now! It includes the following features: VOYAGE REPORT – A voyage on one of the great P&O-Orient liners, Oronsay, of the post-war…

  • Two Azimuth Tractor Drive Tugs delivered to Western Australia

    Two Azimuth Tractor Drive Tugs delivered to Western Australia

    11th May 2017

    Mackenzie Marine & Towage of Esperance, Western Australia, has purchased two twin-fin Azimuth Tractor Drive (ATD) Tugs 2412 for operations in Bunbury Port, on the south-west coast of Western Australia. The two vessels, named Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin after…

  • Damen suction dredger launched for Gippsland Ports

    Damen suction dredger launched for Gippsland Ports

    30th April 2017

    The Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) 650 ordered by Gippsland Ports of Victoria, Australia, in December 2015 was recently been launched at Damen Yichang Shipyard in China. The vessel, named Tommy Norton, was taken alongside the yard’s new quay undergoing…

  • RMT protest in Aberdeen against poverty pay on MV Daroja

    RMT protest in Aberdeen against poverty pay on MV Daroja

    26th April 2017

    Maritime Union RMT demonstrated in Aberdeen on 21 April 2017 against poverty pay on Streamline Shipping’s MV Daroja. Workers are paid as little as £2.56 per hour on freight routes between Aberdeen and Orkney and Shetland on the Cyprus-flagged ship.…

  • Damen Shiprepair Brest completes maintenance on LNG carrier Gaselys

    Damen Shiprepair Brest completes maintenance on LNG carrier Gaselys

    23rd April 2017

    Damen Shiprepair Brest (DSBr) has completed a renewal survey maintenance programme on the 290m LNG carrier Gaselys. Co-owned by NYK Line of Japan and ENGIE (formerly GDF SUEZ), operated by Gazocean and chartered by ENGIE, the ten-year old vessel came…

  • Ships Monthly June issue out now

    Ships Monthly June issue out now

    20th April 2017

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is now available. The main features cover the Mooremack twins, sisterships Brasil and Argentina, by Allan E. Jordan. Russell Plummer salutes the paddler Waverley, which is marking her 70th year this summer, and a look…