Cargo

  • New Damen ASD Tug 2810 for Louis Meyer christened

    New Damen ASD Tug 2810 for Louis Meyer christened

    14th September 2020

    On 14 August 2020 the naming ceremony was held at Damen Shipyards Gorinchem for Peter Wessels. The new Damen ASD Tug 2810 was handed over to Neue Schleppdampfschiffsreederei Louis Meyer GmbH & Co KG (Louis Meyer), which is based in Hamburg.…

  • Successful delivery of new tug to Adani Vizhinjam Port

    Successful delivery of new tug to Adani Vizhinjam Port

    6th September 2020

    The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has commended Kanagawa Dockyard Co Ltd, Kobe, Japan on the successful delivery of tug, Dolphin NO. 29 on 19 August 2020. This is the fourth, in a series of 13 tugs, built for Adani…

  • Damen Harlingen completes repair project on Vlieland ferry

    Damen Harlingen completes repair project on Vlieland ferry

    3rd September 2020

    Damen Shiprepair Harlingen (DSHl) has recently completed a repair project to Rederij Doeksen’s passenger/car ferry Vlieland. The vessel operates a ferry service across the Wadden Sea between Harlingen in the north of the Netherlands and the island of Vlieland. Vlieland…

  • Ships Monthly Sept 2020 issue out now

    Ships Monthly Sept 2020 issue out now

    28th August 2020

    Ships Monthly September 2020 issue is out now.  Get your copy here: shop.kelsey.co.uk/subscription/SMO   NEWS Waterfront news – New ro-pax for Isle of Man Steam Packet, shipbuilding orders at all-time low, two historic tugs in the news, and a new…

  • InfraStrata Acquires Appledore Shipyard in £7 milliomn Deal

    InfraStrata Acquires Appledore Shipyard in £7 milliomn Deal

    25th August 2020

    Leading strategic infrastructure projects and physical asset lifecycle management company InfraStrata plc has acquired the historic and highly strategic Appledore Shipyard in North Devon in a £7 million deal. The UK-based, London Stock Exchange-listed firm specialises in the development, commercialisation…

  • Boluda Towage Europe takes two new tugs from Damen

    Boluda Towage Europe takes two new tugs from Damen

    14th August 2020

    Boluda Towage Europe has ordered two 85-tonnes bollard pull ASD Tugs 2813 from Damen Shipyards Group, both complying with the most recent IMO Tier III emission standards, for operations in the Port of Zeebrugge as part of the extended concession…

  • China delivers research and dive support vessel

    China delivers research and dive support vessel

    12th August 2020

    The China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has delivered the 124m by 24m research and dive support vessel Oriental Dragon to Jumeirah Offshore, a Singapore-based marine engineering company. Designed by Shanghai-based Bestway Marine Engineering Design Company and built by CSSC subsidiary,…

  • The world’s largest newly built wooden cargo ship

    The world’s largest newly built wooden cargo ship

    10th August 2020

    After two years of shipyard construction at SAILCARGO INC, including a year of structural framing, the three-masted, 45m wooden cargo schooner Ceiba is about to enter a new phase of construction. The next stage will be to install the hull,…