Cargo

  • Significant Boat of the Year

    Significant Boat of the Year

    23rd February 2020

    Crowley Maritime Corp and subsidiary Jensen Maritime, the company’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering firm, were honoured with the 2019 Significant Boat of the Year Award at the International Workboat Show in New Orleans in December 2019. The award…

  • Latest Ships Monthly out now

    Latest Ships Monthly out now

    18th February 2020

    Ships Monthly March 2020 The March 2020 issue of Ships Monthly is out now and contains the usual mix of features and news, with a range of outstanding photos, providing you with everything you need to keep up to date…

  • Finnlines ships to go green with Wärtsilä Hybrid Systems

    Finnlines ships to go green with Wärtsilä Hybrid Systems

    13th February 2020

    The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its Hybrid Power Conversion system for three new RoRo ferries being built at the Nanjing Jinling shipyard in China for Finnlines, a part of the Italian Grimaldi Group. The order with Wärtsilä was placed…

  • MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

    MAN Cryo to Supply Icebreaking RoRos with Fuel Gas Supply System

    8th February 2020

    MAN Energy Solutions’ marine LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer has signed the contract to supply the LNG fuel-gas supply systems to Wallenius SOL, the Swedish shipping line, in connection with the building of two RoRo newbuildings in China at Yantai Raffles shipyard.…

  • Major project to convert offshore vessel

    Major project to convert offshore vessel

    4th February 2020

    A maritime innovation project looking to install the world’s first ammonia-powered fuel cell on a vessel has been awarded €10 million funding from the European Union. The ShipFC project is being run by a consortium of 14 European companies and…

  • Damen signs contract with Cotecmar for DTC hydrographic research vessel

    Damen signs contract with Cotecmar for DTC hydrographic research vessel

    2nd February 2020

    Damen Shipyards Group signed a Damen Technical Cooperation (DTC) contract with Cotecmar during ExpoDefensa 2019 in Bogota. The contract will see DTC provide design, engineering and technical assistance for the construction of a Scientific Marine Research Vessel (Buque de Investigación…

  • Greek shipbuilding looking to the future

    Greek shipbuilding looking to the future

    25th January 2020

    Greek shipbuilding was once a major force on a global then European level, but has declined sharply over the years, reflecting the country’s economic mess in many ways. Now the industry is down to one ship repair yard on the…

  • Offshore supply vessels converted to hybrid propulsion

    Offshore supply vessels converted to hybrid propulsion

    15th January 2020

    Norway’s Atlantic Offshore is having two of its offshore supply vessels, Ocean Star and Ocean Art, converted to hybrid propulsion by compatriot engineering firm Fitjar using Wärtsilä supplied technology. Each ship will receive a 746kWh battery pack, which will be…

  • Ships Monthly Feb 2020 issue out now

    Ships Monthly Feb 2020 issue out now

    10th January 2020

    Ships Monthly February 2020 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and it contains the usual wide mix of features covering all aspects of the shipping and maritime world, as well as the latest in-depth news from the…