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  • Two more Damen tugs for Ecuador harbour

    Two more Damen tugs for Ecuador harbour

    6th September 2019

    Damen Shipyards Group has sold two Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) Tugs to Ecuador-based DLEN S.A. The vessels will give tug assistance during bunkering operations to Corpetrolsa’s fleet of tankers, a subsidiary of DLEN, as well as other vessels entering the…

  • Hamburg Cruise Days

    Hamburg Cruise Days

    4th September 2019

    Hamburg’s love for cruise-related and maritime events of all kinds will reach its peak between 13 and 15 September, when, during the 7th Hamburg Cruise Days, the city’s port will be setting the stage for the cruise industry and cruise…

  • Port of Seattle completes biggest cruise season yet

    Port of Seattle completes biggest cruise season yet

    26th August 2019

    The Port of Seattle, celebrating 20 years of serving the cruise industry, welcomes its biggest cruise season yet with an estimated 1,204,170 revenue cruise passengers this year, breaking last year’s record of 1,114,888. The results of a new economic impact…

  • Hurtigruten introduces three new hybrid powered cruise ships

    Hurtigruten introduces three new hybrid powered cruise ships

    24th August 2019

    Hurtigruten continues to move boundaries for green technology. Following makeovers, three Hurtigruten vessels will be transformed to premium, hybrid-powered expedition cruise ships. Equipped with battery packs and other green technology, the three ships will operate year-round expedition cruises along the…

  • Jumbo ships to first offshore windfarm in Taiwan

    Jumbo ships to first offshore windfarm in Taiwan

    22nd August 2019

    Jumbo has just completed the shipment of the heaviest, tallest and the largest diameter Transition Pieces (TPs) the company has ever transported. These TPs were shipped for client Jan De Nul Group in cooperation with brokers Multi Marine Chartering BV…

  • Naming ceremony for new Damen Multi Cat

    Naming ceremony for new Damen Multi Cat

    14th August 2019

    On 2 August 2019 Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld hosted a naming ceremony for S. T. Marine Support’s new Multi Cat Auxilia.  The vessel brings the total of Multi Cats in the company’s fleet to three, following the delivery of Multi Cats 3013 Odin in…

  • Port of Tyne welcome Holland America cruise ship

    Port of Tyne welcome Holland America cruise ship

    12th August 2019

    Port of Tyne welcomed Holland America Line’s latest cruise ship, Nieuw Statendam, arriving off the mouth of the River Tyne at 7am this morning (Tuesday 6 August). Launched in December 2018, Nieuw Statendam is the sister ship of Koningsdam, which…

  • Ships Monthly September 2019 issue out now

    Ships Monthly September 2019 issue out now

    9th August 2019

    Ships Monthly Sept 2019 issue The latest issue of Ships Monthly is out now. Holland America – Profile of the new cruise ship Nieuw Statendam, which is maintaining Holland America’s cruising heritage, and a look back at some of the…

  • INS Tarkash visits Helsinki, Finland

    INS Tarkash visits Helsinki, Finland

    5th August 2019

    As part of Indian Navy’s overseas deployment to Africa, Europe and Russia, Indian Naval Ship (INS) Tarkash arrived at Helsinki, Finland on 31 July 2019 for a three-day visit. The Ship is part of the Indian Navy’s Western Fleet and…

  • Berlin calls at Portland Port

    Berlin calls at Portland Port

    1st August 2019

    FTi Berlin made her inaugural call to Portland Port on 26 July 2019. Built in 1980 and measuring 139m by 18m, she is one of the smaller cruise ships to visit the Port. She is known as one of the…