Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

The latest issue of Ships Monthly was out on Thursday 19 April 2018; get all the details here.

CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

Cruise and Maritime Voyages’ Astoria is the first cruise ship to use the new terminal today in Visby.

New £30 million Brodick ferry terminal unveiled

New £30 million Brodick ferry terminal unveiled

Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution Derek Mackay officially opened the new Brodick Ferry Terminal on Thursday 12 April 2018 following a £30 million infrastructure upgrade project.

P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

The P&O Cruises Grand class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest.

 Early delivery of Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

Early delivery of Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

Acta Marine’s newbuild Walk to Work vessel Acta Auriga was delivered from Ulstein Verft on 28 March 2018, three days before schedule.

Two new LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific named

Two new LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific named

The first two vessels in a series of five liquid ethylene gas (LEG) carriers featuring complete cargo handling systems designed and delivered by the technology group Wärtsilä have been completed and named.

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  • Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

    Ships Monthly June 2018 issue out now

    19th April 2018

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now. The June 2018 issue includes the following. The Waterfront news pages cover: Delivery of the new giant cruise ship Symphony of the Seas Maid of the Loch’s anniversary The sad demolition of…

  • CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

    CMV first ship to use New Visby cruise terminal today

    18th April 2018

    Cruise and Maritime Voyages’ Astoria is the first cruise ship to use the new terminal today in Visby, operated by Copenhagen Malmo Port (CMP), on the  island of Gotland, Sweden. The CMV ship is the  first of some 90 cruise…

  • New £30 million Brodick ferry terminal unveiled

    New £30 million Brodick ferry terminal unveiled

    16th April 2018

    Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution Derek Mackay officially opened the new Brodick Ferry Terminal on Thursday 12 April 2018 following a £30 million infrastructure upgrade project, which has transformed the harbour area. The Minister was joined on the Isle…

  • P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

    P&O Cruises Ventura completes two-week docking at Damen Brest

    11th April 2018

    The P&O Cruises Grand class cruise ship Ventura has just completed a two-week docking at Damen Shiprepair Brest. Launched in 2008, this was the first visit of the 290m 116,000dwt vessel to the yard, where she underwent a regular docking…

  • End of an era as Cal Mac retire last ‘Island’ class Eigg

    End of an era as Cal Mac retire last ‘Island’ class Eigg

    9th April 2018

    The small ferry Eigg, the last ‘Island’ class ferry in the CalMac fleet, is retiring from west coast service. The eight strong ‘Island’ class were introduced from 1972, with the Eigg launched in 1975. At 75ft long and 21ft wide…

  • Early delivery of Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

    Early delivery of Acta Auriga from Ulstein Verft

    5th April 2018

    Acta Marine’s newbuild Walk to Work vessel Acta Auriga was delivered from Ulstein Verft on 28 March 2018, three days before schedule. During the construction Acta Marine secured a charter with Ocean Breeze Energy to deploy Acta Auriga for logistical…

  • Third new Damen tug taken into service by Kotug Smit Towage

    Third new Damen tug taken into service by Kotug Smit Towage

    2nd April 2018

    Kotug Smit Towage has taken the newly-built Damen ATD 2412 Twin Fin tug Buffalo into service for its European harbour towage activities. Buffalo is the third tug that Damen has built for Kotug Smit Towage, following the tugs Rotterdam and…

  • Next generation dredger design developed by CEMEX, Damen and LR

    Next generation dredger design developed by CEMEX, Damen and LR

    30th March 2018

    On 19 March 2018 CEMEX UK has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group to build the first in a new generation of Marine Aggregate Dredgers, with Lloyd’s Register (LR) providing classification for the vessel. The innovative design offers greater efficiency,…

  • Two new LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific named

    Two new LEG Carriers built by Sinopacific named

    28th March 2018

    The first two vessels in a series of five liquid ethylene gas (LEG) carriers featuring complete cargo handling systems designed and delivered by the technology group Wärtsilä have been completed and named. The series includes two 17,000m3 and 3three 22,000m3…