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  • Fishing vessel fitted with wind-assisted propulsion technology

    Fishing vessel fitted with wind-assisted propulsion technology

    20th June 2021

    Balueiro Segundo has become the first fishing vessel in the world to sail with wind-assisted propulsion technology, utilising the eSAIL® system. The project, the first of its kind, aims to achieve greater energy efficiency, promoting the use of wind power…

  • New WTIV tailored for large-scale Wind Farm Installations

    New WTIV tailored for large-scale Wind Farm Installations

    19th June 2021

    The latest addition to KNUD E. HANSEN’s Atlas series of wind turbine installation vessels, the Atlas A-class is able to carry four new-generation 14 megawatt wind turbines and is tailored for cost-effective installation of large-scale wind farms. The vessel is…

  • Stena Line takes delivery of Stena Scandica

    Stena Line takes delivery of Stena Scandica

    18th June 2021

    Stena Line officially taken delivery of its newest ro-pax ferry, Stena Scandica, on Friday 18 June. The vessel is the first of two Visentini vessels that are being lengthened and modernised by Stena RoRo at the Sedef Shipbuilding in Tuzla,…

  • Damen opens UK Service Hub

    Damen opens UK Service Hub

    13th June 2021

    Damen Shipyards Group has announced the expansion of its global service hub network with the opening a new Service Hub in Southampton, UK.  The Southampton Hub helps Damen Services provide customers in the region with a local point of contact, fast response times, and a personal approach.   The expansion of Damen’s…

  • Samskip drives forward with commitment to sustainable marine biofuels

    Samskip drives forward with commitment to sustainable marine biofuels

    12th June 2021

    Global multimodal logistics company Samskip has increased its commitment to greener shipping through a new formal agreement with sustainable cargo initiative GoodShipping to run part of its fleet on marine biofuels and significantly reduce carbon footprint. The initial usage of…