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  • December 2019 issue of Ships Monthly out now

    December 2019 issue of Ships Monthly out now

    8th November 2019

    The latest Ships Monthly is now out. Buy it from Kelsey Media. Features cover the following: QE2 in Dubai – More than a decade after Queen Elizabeth 2 finished her Cunard service, she is now a static hotel in Dubai,…

  • Nexans mark the construction of cable installation vessel Aurora

    Nexans mark the construction of cable installation vessel Aurora

    6th November 2019

    On 15 October 2019, Nexans hosted the grand block ceremony that represented a key step in the construction of its ground-breaking cable installation vessel, the ‘Nexans Aurora’. The vessel’s hull is currently being built at the CRIST shipyard in Poland.…

  • Seafast Marine’s RSV named at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld

    Seafast Marine’s RSV named at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld

    2nd November 2019

    On Friday 18 October 2019 renewables service vessel (RSV) Isle of Jura was named at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld in The Netherlands. Isle of Jura is a newbuild vessel, constructed at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld, and is the second vessel built to…

  • Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70TBP craft

    Cape Town boosts tug fleet with second 70TBP craft

    29th October 2019

    On 17 October 2019  Transnet National Ports Authority announced it has redeployed another of its powerful, new tugs to the Port of Cape Town to enhance marine efficiency and enable the port to cater for increased demand from bigger commercial…

  • Second of Damen’s wind farm maintenance ships delivered to Bibby

    Second of Damen’s wind farm maintenance ships delivered to Bibby

    25th October 2019

    The second of Damen’s innovative Accommodation Support Vessel (ASV) 9020 has been handed over to Bibby Marine Services at Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania. On her arrival in the North Sea, Bibby WaveMaster Horizon will begin maintenance work off the…

  • Maersk Supply Service awarded integrated solutions project in Brazil

    Maersk Supply Service awarded integrated solutions project in Brazil

    22nd October 2019

    Maersk Supply Service will provide an integrated mooring lines life extension solution for Shell’s FPSO Fluminense, including project management, engineering, interface management and offshore execution off the coast of Rio de Janeiro. “This is an important milestone for Maersk Supply…

  • Ships Monthly Nov 2019 out now

    Ships Monthly Nov 2019 out now

    17th October 2019

    Ships Monthly November 2019 The latest isues of the international shipping magazine has the following features: W.B. Yeats Profile – Profile of Irish Ferries’ new vessel W. B. Yeats, which has spent a first summer running from Dublin to Cherbourg…

  • Maersk Supply Service brings second I-class vessel to Mexico

    Maersk Supply Service brings second I-class vessel to Mexico

    12th October 2019

    Maersk Supply Service has secured a 1.5 year contract with Blue Marine Group to support Pemex from subsea support vessel Maersk Installer. Joining Maersk Implementer, the vessels will assist the national oil company in achieving its targets of increasing production…

  • Yang Ming hails success of new Liverpool Feeder Service

    Yang Ming hails success of new Liverpool Feeder Service

    4th October 2019

    A new express feeder service to Liverpool has brokenits initial targets almost immediately after launching in June, underlining demand for a direct Far East call at the port. The weekly Yang Ming service from Southampton is now operating at 150…

  • Damen completes maintenance work on Innovation

    Damen completes maintenance work on Innovation

    2nd October 2019

    Heavy-lift jack-up vessel Innovation, one of DEME’s DP2 installation vessels, left Damen Verolme Rotterdam shipyard in early September 2019 following a major refit. Innovation spent several months in the Verolme shipyard undergoing renewal of its aft leg sections and an…