Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

The Netherlands: IHC EB Delivers J-Lay Tower for New ...

  IHC Engineering Business (IHC EB), a part of IHC Merwede group, has successfully delivered its largest ...

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Australia: Aluminum Boats Wins Contract to Construct ...

  A south-east Queensland boat builder has won a multi-million dollar contract to construct passenger ferries ...

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USA: GL Noble Denton Purchases Intergraph SmartMarine ...

  GL Noble Denton, the global independent technical advisor to the oil and gas industry, will standardize on ...

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The Netherlands: HvS Dredging Support Gets New Unique ...

  HvS Dredging Support BV, marine support company from Harlingen announce, in addition to their current ...

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UAE: Drydocks World Renews Semi Submersible Crane ...

  Drydocks World will carry out refurbishment worth $3.3m onboard semi-submersible crane vessel Hermod ...

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China: OOCL Held Naming Ceremony for New Vessel

Today (April 28) Orient Overseas Container Line Ltd. (OOCL) held the naming ceremony of OOCL Beijing at Wharf No. 7 ...

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The Netherlands: Three Seater Sub Leads to Extension of ...

  Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands has announced that its largest project to date, which was originally ...

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Panama Canal Authority Orders Backhoe Dredge from IHC

  The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has awarded a $43 million contract to Dutch company IHC Engineering ...

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USA: Newport News Shipbuilding Christens CAPT AMBROSE Tugboat

  Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc., today christened Capt. ...

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USA: Carnival Cruise Lines Takes Delivery of New ...

  Carnival Cruise Lines, a brand of global cruise operator Carnival Corporation & plc, today accepted ...

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Thailand: Ruea Yachts Unveils New 75m Concept Superyacht

  A new superyacht concept has been announced by three firms looking to create the perfect vessel for use in ...

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Belgian Employment Service Chooses Kongsberg Maritime ...

  Kongsberg Maritime has been selected to supply eight bridge Polaris Ship’s Bridge Simulator to Vlaamse ...

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UAE: Expo Centre Sharjah Hosts MASTECH Conference

One of the world’s foremost international maritime conferences on naval architecture and shipbuilding – ...

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Brazil: Alianca Shipyard Launches First PSV of PX106 ...

  The first of two platform supply vessels (PSVs) of the PX106 type design was successfully launched from ...

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Japan: SKDY Standardizes on Intergraph's ...

Shin Kurushima Dockyard Company Limited (SKDY), recognized as one of the world’s most productive shipyards, ...

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UK: A&P Invests in New Engineering Workshop Facilities

    A&P Group’s Falmouth yard has invested in and upgraded its engineering workshop as part of its ...

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Germany: VULKAN Couplings Introduces New Integrated ...

  VULKAN Couplings recently introduced a unique combination of the proven RATO DS coupling with a directly ...

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Indian Shipbuilding and Repair Market Grows in OSVs Segment

  The Indian shipbuilding and repair market is estimated to double from its 2010 revenue of $1.6 billion in ...

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Chinese Qingshan Shipyard Launches Bulk Carrier Built ...

Chinese Qingshan Shipyard launched on April 23 the second vessel of a series of bulk carriers being built for FESCO ...

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USA: Harbor Guard Receives Order for Dive Rescue Boat

Medina International Holdings, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Harbor Guard Boats, Inc. received an ...

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China: Changxing Shipyard Accomplishes Repair Works on ...

  The repair of motor vessel “Lagonda” had been successfully accomplished by CIC Changxing Shipyard recently. ...

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Taiwan: Evergreen and Yang Ming Plan to Build Large ...

  In line with the trend in the global shipping market, Evergreen Marine and Yang Ming Marine, Taiwan`s two ...

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USA: Kvichak Marine Industries Gets New Cutting Facility

  Kvichak Marine Industries, a Seattle workboat builder, was a recipient of an ARRA small shipyard grant ...

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USA: Huntington Ingalls Appoints New Division Presidents

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.  announced today that its Board of Directors has approved Irwin F. Edenzon as ...

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Norway: Odfjell Drilling Secures Contract for Drillship ...

  Odfjell Drilling has on behalf of Deep Sea Metro Ltd. secured a contract with the BG Group for its first ...

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China: Seaspan Corporation Takes Delivery of New ...

  Seaspan Corporation announced that it accepted delivery of the COSCO Vietnam, an 8500 TEU containership, ...

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Zvezdochka Shipyard Signs Protocol on Supply of Spare ...

  Following negotiations held in Vietnam on April 18-20, Zvezdochka Shipyard and the Navy of Vietnam signed ...

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