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  • Austal Chooses MAN 175D Propulsion for New High-Speed Catamaran Ferry

    Austal Chooses MAN 175D Propulsion for New High-Speed Catamaran Ferry

    20th September 2022

    The Austal shipyard in Vietnam has ordered four 16V175D-MM engines, delivering 2,720 kW at 1,800 rpm for water-jet propulsion, in connection with the building of a high-speed catamaran ferry for customer, the Degage Group. The 66m 574-passenger ferry is scheduled…

  • Damen delivers complete mission equipment package for multipurpose vessel

    Damen delivers complete mission equipment package for multipurpose vessel

    19th September 2022

    Damen Shipyards delivered a complete equipment package for the multipurpose vessel ENDAM. Owned by the Korean Marine Environment Management Corporation (KOEM), the newbuild combines emergency oil spill recovery activities with maintenance dredging tasks. With a 4,100 m3 hopper hold, the…

  • Havilla sail into the Fjord with Zero Emissions

    Havilla sail into the Fjord with Zero Emissions

    18th September 2022

    On 9 September 2022 Havila Castor sailed into the Hjørundfjord for the first time, entirely emission free. “The Hjørundfjord is one of two wonders. True enough, Geirangerfjord is on the world heritage list and has several waterfalls and other details…

  • GALLERY: Belfast shipping

    GALLERY: Belfast shipping

    18th September 2022

    As well as being a busy ferry port, Belfast is the main point of entry for much of Northern Ireland’s trade and is the country’s principal maritime gateway, handling around 70 per cent of the country’s sea-borne trade each year.…

  • Deltamarin wins a design contract for a new Estonian ferry

    Deltamarin wins a design contract for a new Estonian ferry

    17th September 2022

    Deltamarin has signed a contract with the Estonian Transport Administration to develop a new concept for a ferry travelling between the big islands and the mainland. “During the tender, we saw great interest in cooperation from leading experienced design agencies…

  • GALLERY: Ships on the Seine

    GALLERY: Ships on the Seine

    15th September 2022

    The river Seine is a 482-mile long river which rises at Source-Seine, and then flows through Paris and into the English Channel at Le Havre. It is navigable by ocean-going vessels between Le Havre and Rouen, 75 miles from the…

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