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  • Jensen’s maritime designs receive award

    Jensen’s maritime designs receive award

    13th November 2017

    The Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering subsidiary of Crowley Maritime Corporation is proud to announce that two of its tug designs have been selected among WorkBoat’s 10 Significant Boats of 2017. Jensen’s design work, which yielded four constructed vessels – Earl W.…

  • Tuco Marine signs contract for two hydrographic survey vessels

    Tuco Marine signs contract for two hydrographic survey vessels

    12th November 2017

    In early November 2017 Tuco Marine Group signed a contract with DALO (The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation) for two bespoke hydrographic survey boats that are to replace two obsolete survey vessels. The hulls have been specially adapted to address…

  • Crowley to acquire three SeaRiver Tankers

    Crowley to acquire three SeaRiver Tankers

    11th November 2017

    Crowley Alaska Tankers announced today that it has signed an agreement, subject to regulatory approval, to purchase three tankers from SeaRiver Maritime and charter them back to SeaRiver under varying multi-year terms. Included in the acquisition are the tankers Liberty Bay and Eagle…

  • Great Lakes Towing takes new tug

    Great Lakes Towing takes new tug

    7th November 2017

    The Great Lakes Shipyard at Cleveland, Ohio has delivered the Dutch-designed tug Cleveland to associated Great Lakes Towing Company as the first of ten sister boats to be completed to a Damen design under license. All of the vessels are…

  • New tug built by Damen delivered to Brazil

    New tug built by Damen delivered to Brazil

    29th October 2017

    The SST-Aruá is the second tug to be delivered to SAAM SMIT Towage Brazil by Wilson Sons shipyard and is part of a total order of four Vessels. The first of the series, the SST-Aimoré, was delivered in June this…

  • Pirate attacks still a major concern   

    Pirate attacks still a major concern  

    28th October 2017

    Global piracy continues to be a concern in the Gulf of Guinea, Southeast Asia and Venezuela, according to statistics released yesterday by the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau. In the first nine months of 2017, 121 incidents of…

  • Tommy Norton begins operations in Australia

    Tommy Norton begins operations in Australia

    24th October 2017

    The first dredger to be built by Damen Shipyards Group for Australia, the 60m Tommy Norton, has now started work, improving access for commercial vessels, oil and gas suppliers and commercial fishing fleet that cross the entrance bar to the…

  • December issue of Ships Monthly out now

    December issue of Ships Monthly out now

    19th October 2017

    Ships Monthly December 2017 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now. It includes all the latest news you won’t find anywhere else, as well as exclusive features on a variety of ships from the latest warships to classic…

  • Ships Monthly December 2017 issue out now

    Ships Monthly December 2017 issue out now

    19th October 2017

    Ships Monthly December 2017 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now. It includes all the latest news you won’t find anywhere else, as well as exclusive features on a variety of ships from the latest warships to classic…