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  • 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…

  • Crowley to acquire three SeaRiver Tankers

    Crowley to acquire three SeaRiver Tankers

    11th November 2017

    Crowley Alaska Tankers announced today that it has signed an agreement, subject to regulatory approval, to purchase three tankers from SeaRiver Maritime and charter them back to SeaRiver under varying multi-year terms. Included in the acquisition are the tankers Liberty Bay and Eagle…

  • Lindblad order new polar vessel from Ulstein Verft

    Lindblad order new polar vessel from Ulstein Verft

    8th November 2017

    Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc., the global expedition cruises and adventure travel experience company, has signed an agreement with Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer Ulstein to build a new expedition ship. The vessel will be built in Ulsteinvik, Norway and is…

  • Great Lakes Towing takes new tug

    Great Lakes Towing takes new tug

    7th November 2017

    The Great Lakes Shipyard at Cleveland, Ohio has delivered the Dutch-designed tug Cleveland to associated Great Lakes Towing Company as the first of ten sister boats to be completed to a Damen design under license. All of the vessels are…

  • Wärtsilä to supply ultra-silent propulsion for research vessel

    Wärtsilä to supply ultra-silent propulsion for research vessel

    5th November 2017

    The technology group Wärtsilä will supply an ultra-silent propulsion package for a new research vessel which will be built for the Faroe Islands Marine Research Institute. The order was booked with Wärtsilä in June 2017 and the vessel is currently…

  • Virgin Voyages lays keel for first ship

    Virgin Voyages lays keel for first ship

    4th November 2017

    The keel for the first ship of the new Virgin Voyages cruise line was laid on 31 October at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy. Completion of the vessel is due in 2020 with two others following in 2021 and 2022. All…

  • Record-breaking cruise season in Copenhagen

    Record-breaking cruise season in Copenhagen

    3rd November 2017

    Figures for 2017 show that Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) has hosted 325 ships and 850,000 passengers at Copenhagen, a new passenger record, which is partly the result of the ships being larger. “Last season we welcomed 15 larger ships, each…

  • Arcadia and Oceana to be refitted 

    Arcadia and Oceana to be refitted 

    1st November 2017

    P&O Cruises has announced details of multi-million pound refits for two of its ships – Arcadia and Oceana. For Arcadia, interior design practice RPW Design have been employed to update and improve cabins, suites, public areas, bars, main dining restaurants and…

  • Celestyal Cruises announces Aegean itinerary

    Celestyal Cruises announces Aegean itinerary

    31st October 2017

    Celestyal Cruises has announced details of its 2018 seven-day cruises of the Aegean. The cruise ship Celestyal Crystal will sail from 30 April until 15 October 2018 and combine calls and shore excursions to the Greek isles. The itinerary has…