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  • 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…

  • Cammell Laird and BAE Systems in bid to build Type 31e Frigates

    Cammell Laird and BAE Systems in bid to build Type 31e Frigates

    23rd October 2017

    On 18 October 2017 Merseyside-based shipyard and engineering services company Cammell Laird announced a new partnership with BAE Systems to position the companies to build five Type 31e Frigates. The Teaming Agreement has been formed in response to the UK…

  • 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…

  • Transnet refloats all three vessels in Port of Durban

    Transnet refloats all three vessels in Port of Durban

    17th October 2017

    On the 10th October a storm hit the Port of Durban and grounded three vessels. The three that were grounded have now been successfully refloated and remoored alongside. Port teams remain on scene. The Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has…

  • Sale of tanker High Prosperity

    Sale of tanker High Prosperity

    15th October 2017

    International marine transportation company d’Amico International Shipping (DIS) operating in the product tanker market, announces that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers signed a memorandum of agreement for the sale of MT High Prosperity. The vessel is a 48,700 dwt medium-range…

  • Go-ahead for new cruise terminal in Copenhagen

    Go-ahead for new cruise terminal in Copenhagen

    14th October 2017

    The Board of Copenhagen Malmö Port, CMP, has given the go-ahead to build a new cruise terminal in Copenhagen. The terminal will be located beyond the current Oceankaj in Ydre Nordhavn and will be able to handle more than 5,000…

  • Damen secures Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger contract

    Damen secures Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger contract

    13th October 2017

    Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with LLC Onego Shipyard to build a Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) 2000. The vessel will be built by order of FSUE Rosmorport in Petrozavodsk (the Russian Federation) and will be the sixth…

  • Commodore Clipper resumes normal service after refit

    Commodore Clipper resumes normal service after refit

    11th October 2017

    Condor’s passenger and freight ship, Commodore Clipper, resumed normal service on 11 October 2017 ahead of the half term break after a month spent in dry dock undergoing planned maintenance. The ship will operate her usual schedule offering overnight travel…