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  • Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini  for two tugs ASD 2411

    Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two tugs ASD 2411

    2nd December 2018

    On 19 November 2018 Rimorchiatori Spezzini, a subsidiary of the Scafi Group, contracted Damen Shipyards Group for two new Damen ASD Tugs 2411. The order comes as part of Scafi’s plans to expand its fleet in response to the newly…

  • Smit Lamnalco takes delivery of final two Damen ASD Tugs 3212

    Smit Lamnalco takes delivery of final two Damen ASD Tugs 3212

    1st December 2018

    Damen has delivered the third and fourth units in a four-vessel contract to leading towage company Smit Lamnalco. All four vessels are Damen’s popular and powerful ASD Tug 3212 class with a bollard pull of 80 tonnes. The order was…

  • Hopper dredger Beloe More goes to Siberian harbour

    Hopper dredger Beloe More goes to Siberian harbour

    28th November 2018

    The hopper dredger Beloe More recently joined her sister vessel Severnaya Dvina in the Port of Sabetta, northern Russia. The 2,000m3 hopper dredger was delivered from stock to FSUE ROSMORPORT. The customised hopper dredger will perform maintenance duties and execute capital…

  • Norwegian Prime Minister revealed as Future of The Fjords godmother

    Norwegian Prime Minister revealed as Future of The Fjords godmother

    22nd November 2018

    In early November 2018 Erna Solberg, the Prime Minister of Norway, was announced as the godmother of The Fjords’ award winning all-electric passenger vessel Future of The Fjords. The environmentally friendly 400-passenger ship will be christened at Gudvangen, situated in…

  • Royal Caribbean embarks on Alaskan adventure in 2020

    Royal Caribbean embarks on Alaskan adventure in 2020

    18th November 2018

    In November 2018 Royal Caribbean International announced its 2020 Alaska summer season. The return of Ovation of the Seas, the largest cruise ship to sail the Gulf of Alaska, alongside two Radiance Class ships, Serenade of the Seas and Radiance…

  • Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas makes US debut

    Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas makes US debut

    14th November 2018

    On 13 November 2018  Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas made her debut to the US. Fresh from her inaugural Europe season, the world’s largest cruise ship sailed into her permanent, year-round home at Royal Caribbean’s brand new, state-of-the-art…

  • Southampton to host new Norwegian Cruise Line ship

    Southampton to host new Norwegian Cruise Line ship

    12th November 2018

    Norwegian Cruise Line has announced that at least one of its six 3,300-berth Leonardo class ships will be based seasonally in Southampton. The Leonardo class vessels are seen as the halfway vessels between the line’s 2,400-berth Jade class ships and the larger 4,028-berth Breakaway class. Which of…