Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

Brazil: Excelerate Wins FSRU Contract from Petrobras

Excelerate Energy has executed with Petrobras a 15-year time charter party to provide an advanced floating storage ...

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India: AMET Cruises to Acquire Another Cruise Liner Next Year

  India’s first cruise line AMET Cruises, which is scheduled to launch the first sail from Kochi, on September ...

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South Korea: Daewoo Says Mega Container Ship Demand to ...

  Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., working on the world’s largest container ships, said ...

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Scandlines Cuts First Sod for New Super Port in Gedser, ...

Scandlines got out the golden spades when cutting the first sod for the future super port on friday. The port will ...

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Maersk Line Launches Direct Link Between Latin America ...

Maersk Line announces the launch of ECUMED, the weekly liner service connecting Ecuador directly with Spain, Turkey ...

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German Ship Operator Adopts GL Maritime Software on ...

Optimal ship routing is understood to entail reducing voyage costs while maintaining safe passage. However, seaway ...

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Drewry Sees Increasing Vessel Operating Costs

DREWRY’s latest annual report predicts big increases in vessel operating costs with oil prices remaining high, ...

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The Netherlands: North Sea Tankers Announces New ...

North Sea Tankers announces the latest addition to their fleet, M/T Bomar Mercury (Ex. Görkem Bey), recently ...

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Russia Delays Delivery of Second Trio of Talwar-Class ...

Russia delays delivery of the second trio of Talwar-class stealth frigates, said Indian defense minister A.K. ...

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Turkey: Palmali Launches New Tanker GOBUSTAN

Launching ceremony of new tanker, named Gobustan, took place on August 27, 2011 at Besiktas Shipyard, Yalova ...

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OOCL Orders Two Super-Post Panamax Gantry Cranes for ...

OOCL announces that two Super-PostPanamax gantry cranes will be installed at OOCL Kaohsiung Container Terminal ...

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Heavily Armed Assailants Board Cameroonian Ship Monica ...

  Seven heavily armed assailants boarded a Cameroonian ship with 150 people on board off the coast of Nigeria ...

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Australia: Austal Delivers Two 47m High Speed Catamaran ...

  Two 47 metre high speed catamaran ferries departed Austal’s Henderson shipyard this week bound for ...

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Japan: NYK President Holds Safe Ship Operations Meeting ...

On August 24, NYK president Yasumi Kudo held a meeting with six captains and chief engineers at the NYK ...

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Iran: 84 Marine and Port Projects Will Become ...

  About 84 marine and port projects, implemented at a cost of 2.7 trillion rials ($270 million), will become ...

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Denmark: Investments Show Way Forward for Maersk Group

  The Group’s strong cash flow and healthy balance sheet make it possible to invest in long term ...

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Oman Drydock Company to Add Panamax-Size Floating Dock ...

Oman Drydock Company (ODC) has finalised plans for the addition of a floating dock to its world-class ship repair ...

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India’s Overseas Investment Plan to Slow Down ...

India’s desire to spend billions of dollars on overseas infrastructure could undermine efforts to ease major ...

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Russia: Platform Reaches Prirazlomnoye Field in Pechora Sea

Yesterday the Prirazlomnaya offshore ice-resistant stationary platform has been delivered to the Prirazlomnoye ...

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Russia: Zelenodolsk Shipyard Holds Keel-Laying Ceremony ...

The solemn keel-laying ceremony of small-size missile ship Veliky Ustyug was held on Aug 27, 2011; it will be the ...

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New Zealand: Mediterranean Shipping Company Chooses ...

Tauranga’s port has been chosen by the world’s second-largest container shipping line as the only New ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Puts on Hold Capacity ...

  With the cost of money moving up and freight rates diving, Shipping Corporation of India​ (SCI) has put on ...

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Turkey: Palmali Sends Third Tanker of Armada Type on ...

The third tanker of Armada type built by Besiktas Shipyard in Yalova, Turkey, named Lerik, has sailed from the ...

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Somali Pirates Free Hijacked Greek Oil Tanker

Somali pirates on Friday freed a Greek-operated oil products tanker and its crew after holding them hostage for ...

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Total Starts Production at Pazflor Field Offshore Angola

  Total, operator of Block 17, announced that the giant Pazflor field offshore Angola has come on stream ahead ...

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Australia: Brisbane Shipping Constructions to Take ...

  Brisbane shipbuilding company Brisbane Shipping Constructions are tipped to take ownership of Cairns ...

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Singapore: Nam Cheong Wins Sale and Charter Contracts ...

Nam Cheong Ltd global Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) shipbuilder, has won new contracts for the sale and charter of ...

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