Naval

  • Damen Shipyards Galati lays keel of Combat Support Ship

    Damen Shipyards Galati lays keel of Combat Support Ship

    4th June 2021

    On 2 June 2021 Damen Shipyards Galati has performed the keel-laying ceremony on the Combat Support Ship (CSS) Den Helder. This marks an important milestone in the construction of this new supply ship for the Royal Netherlands Navy. The keel-laying…

  • Ships Monthly June 2021 issue out now

    Ships Monthly June 2021 issue out now

    1st June 2021

    The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and as usual it is packed with news and in-depth features, including a focus on the ever changing ferry scene in the Irish Sea, The sinking of the warship General Belgrano,…

  • Damen contracts Hamburg Ship Model Basin for new frigate tests

    Damen contracts Hamburg Ship Model Basin for new frigate tests

    6th May 2021

    Damen Shipyards Group and the Hamburg Ship Model Basin have concluded a contract for an extensive series of model tests for the hydrodynamic development of the F126 frigates for the German Navy. Damen Naval and the Hamburg Ship Model Basin…

  • Ships Monthly May 2021 issue out now

    Ships Monthly May 2021 issue out now

    29th April 2021

    Ships Monthly May 2021 The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now, and as usual it is packed with news and in-depth features, including a focus on HMS Bristol, USS Carl Vinson, Stena Europe, Wasa Express, and Delta Line’s…

  • Ships Monthly April 2021 issue out now

    Ships Monthly April 2021 issue out now

    26th March 2021

    The Ships Monthly April 2021 edition is out now and as usual is packed with news and features unavailable anywhere else.   NEWS Waterfront – Solent debut for the new RRS Sir David Attenborough, the world’s largest container ship ordered,…

  • New sailing ship for Spanish Navy

    New sailing ship for Spanish Navy

    23rd March 2021

    A new version of Glenlee, one of the last surviving Clyde-built sailing ships, could be built as a training vessel for the Spanish Navy, which operated the original ship for 60 years. The proposal by a Spanish naval architect is…

  • New Indian submarine INS Karanj commissioned

    New Indian submarine INS Karanj commissioned

    12th March 2021

    The Indian Naval Ship (INS) Karanj was commissioned on 10 March 2021, and is the third of the six Kalvari class diesel electric submarines to enter service with the Indian navy since 2017. Karanj is the first truly indigenous submarine…