Cargo

  • Metal Shark announces next generation Damen Fast Crew Supplier

    Metal Shark announces next generation Damen Fast Crew Supplier

    12th December 2017

    On 11 December 2017, as an extension of its existing relationship with Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards, Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark announced the availability of the new Damen FCS 7011 for the US market. Developed by Damen in response to feedback from…

  • Sale announced of the MR vessel High Presence

    Sale announced of the MR vessel High Presence

    10th December 2017

    d’Amico International Shipping announces that its operating subsidiary d’Amico Tankers signed a memorandum of agreement for the sale of MT High Presence, a  48,700dwt medium-range product tanker vessel, built in 2005 by Imabari Shipbuilding for a consideration of US$ 14.14…

  • Crowley’s Newest LNG-fuelled con-ro ship Taíno launched

    Crowley’s Newest LNG-fuelled con-ro ship Taíno launched

    8th December 2017

    On 6 December 2017 VT Halter Marine launched Crowley Maritime Corp.’s second Commitment Class ship, Taíno, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (con-ro) ships powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Video of the ship being transferred from…

  • Largest dredger built to IRClass delivered in Europe

    Largest dredger built to IRClass delivered in Europe

    3rd December 2017

    The largest dredger built under IRClass rules, Shanti Sagar 17, of 8000 cubic metres capacity, was delivered to the owners ,Adani ports and SEZ Ltd, by IHC Holland BV of the Netherlands, at the end of November 2017. The vessel is a trailing…

  • Ekofish builds twin-rigger at Damen Maaskant Shipyards

    Ekofish builds twin-rigger at Damen Maaskant Shipyards

    30th November 2017

    The design of the new vessel is the result of collaboration between Ekofish, Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam and Vripack naval architects. The twin-rigger measures 32m in length and has a 9.6m beam. One of the aims of the team has…

  • WinGD X-DF engines to power largest containerships

    WinGD X-DF engines to power largest containerships

    29th November 2017

    Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd (WinGD) is pleased to announce that French shipping line CMA CGM, based in Marseille, has chosen WinGD’s largest, 92cm bore, dual-fuel low-speed engine to power what are presently the largest containerships ever ordered. The 12-cylinder…

  • Bureau Veritas to class LNG fuelled ultra-large container ships

    Bureau Veritas to class LNG fuelled ultra-large container ships

    21st November 2017

    Bureau Veritas has been awarded the responsibility for classification of CMA CGM’s new 22,000 TEU containerships. The decision for the nine ships to be fuelled by liquefied natural gas has been carefully considered and Bureau Veritas has been closely involved…

  • Jensen’s maritime designs receive award

    Jensen’s maritime designs receive award

    13th November 2017

    The Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering subsidiary of Crowley Maritime Corporation is proud to announce that two of its tug designs have been selected among WorkBoat’s 10 Significant Boats of 2017. Jensen’s design work, which yielded four constructed vessels – Earl W.…

  • Tuco Marine signs contract for two hydrographic survey vessels

    Tuco Marine signs contract for two hydrographic survey vessels

    12th November 2017

    In early November 2017 Tuco Marine Group signed a contract with DALO (The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation) for two bespoke hydrographic survey boats that are to replace two obsolete survey vessels. The hulls have been specially adapted to address…