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  • Hapag-Lloyd To Order A Third Hanseatic Class Ship

    Hapag-Lloyd To Order A Third Hanseatic Class Ship

    26th May 2018

    Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has been given approval by parent company TUI Group to order a third expedition cruise ship. The newbuilding will be a sister to the 230-berth Polar Class 6 ships Hanseatic Nature and Hanseatic Inspiration, which will be delivered…

  • HM Bark Endeavour’s journey to Whitby

    HM Bark Endeavour’s journey to Whitby

    24th May 2018

    Weather-permitting, HM Bark Endeavour, the full-scale replica of Captain Cook’s famous ship, will leave the dry dock at A&P Tees near Middlesbrough, where it is undergoing a comprehensive repair and refurbishment programme, on the morning of Friday 25 May just…

  • Damen increases capacity in Curaçao with floating dock arrival

    Damen increases capacity in Curaçao with floating dock arrival

    22nd May 2018

    Following a 26-day voyage across the North Atlantic, on 4 May 2018 two floating docks arrived at Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) in the southern Caribbean, fulfilling the undertaken given by Damen to the Government of Curaçao when it took over…

  • Ships Monthly July 2018 issue now out

    Ships Monthly July 2018 issue now out

    16th May 2018

    Ships Monthly July 2018 is out now. You can find in-depth news stories about the following: New transatlantic service by ACL, Jumbo Shipping’s new crane vessel, and end of the road cruise ferry Island Escape. Cal Mac plans for a…

  • Independence of the Seas debuts after multi-million pound makeover

    Independence of the Seas debuts after multi-million pound makeover

    14th May 2018

    On 12 May 2018 Independence of the Seas, one of the Royal Caribbean International fleet, arrived at her new home in Southampton, following a multi-million pound makeover. Independence of the Seas has numerous new features including the Sky Pad, a new…

  • Damen delivers 19-vessel order to Combi Lift

    Damen delivers 19-vessel order to Combi Lift

    13th May 2018

    Damen has officially delivered a complete 19-vessel order to AAS Amur Assets Shipping Limited, a joint venture set up by Combi Lift GmbH to support its role in the construction of the Amur Gas Processing Plant “Gazprom” 150km from Russia’s…

  • Damen Shoalbuster 2709 for Caspian Sea operations

    Damen Shoalbuster 2709 for Caspian Sea operations

    9th May 2018

    National Maritime Shipping Company Kazmortransflot LLP, a leader in transportation in the Caspian Sea region, has taken delivery of its third Damen Shoalbuster 2709, the last in the current order. The vessels are ideal for operations in the shallow waters…

  • MISC Group welcomes the fifth and final Moss-type LNG Carrier

    MISC Group welcomes the fifth and final Moss-type LNG Carrier

    7th May 2018

    MISC Group, a leading provider of international energy-related maritime solutions and services, today announced it has taken delivery of Seri Cemara, the final edition to a series of five MOSS-Type Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers. The 150,200cbm LNG carrier has…