Computational Fluid Dynamics

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

DNV to Class PETRONAS’ First FLNG

DNV has been awarded the contract to class PETRONAS’ first floating LNG unit (PFLNG 1), destined for the ...

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Bumi Armada Secures Loan for FPSO Expenses

Malaysia-based international offshore oil and gas services provider, Bumi Armada Berhad announced today that its ...

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Dockwise: Record Breaking Installation of Oil Platform ...

Dockwise Ltd. today announces the record-breaking installation of the close to 30,000 ton fully integrated SHWE ...

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BSM India Wins Seatrade Ship Manager Award (UAE)

At a glittering gala function held in the Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai on Monday, 26 November 2012, For second year in ...

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SOFEC Secures Mooring Contract for Lampung FSRU (Indonesia)

MODEC, Inc. announced the award of a Tower Yoke Mooring System by Höegh LNG to MODEC’s subsidiary, SOFEC Inc. ...

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Ballast Water Convention – Tripartite Meeting ...

Representatives of the leading worldwide Associations of Shipbuilders, Classification Societies and Shipowners met ...

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India: ABG Shipyard Secures Cadet Training Vessel Order

Private sector ship-builder ABG Shipyard said yesterday it has bagged a Rs 485 crore order to build a cadet ...

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Keppel FELS to Build Two Jackup Rigs for Mexico’s PEMEX

Keppel FELS to Build Two Jackup Rigs for Mexico's PEMEX

Keppel FELS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), has won a contract ...

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Russia: CIMC Raffles Delivers Caspian Driller

CIMC Raffles Delivers Caspian Driller

On 10 Dec. 2012, CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd.  delivered the 300feet Super M2 Jack-up drilling rig the Caspian ...

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South Korea: DSME’s Allseas Project Gets Underway

DSME's Allseas Project Gets Underway

Hull No. 3401 Allseas Pieter Schelte Project’s float joining process started on 26th November. This is the biggest ...

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Thai Oil Hires NYK’s VLCC Tateyama

Thai Oil Hires NYK's VLCC Tateyama

NYK and an affiliate of Thai Oil Public Co. Ltd. (Thai Oil) have agreed to terms on a long-term contract for the ...

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Malaysia: Nam Cheong Splashes First Ever Indigeneously ...

Nam Cheong Splashes First Ever Indigeneously Built Diesel Electric MPSV

Nam Cheong Limited, SGX Main Board-listed leading global offshore marine player and Malaysia’s largest Offshore ...

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China Maritime Safety Administration Delegates Exchange ...

China Maritime Safety Administration Delegates Exchange Experiences with Australian Counterparts 1

For the last 12 weeks, six delegates from the China Maritime Safety Administration (China MSA) have been engaged in ...

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Regulations for Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from ...

Regulations for Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from Ships - MARPOL Annex V

January 1st 2013 is the date when all mariners are to be aware of the revised garbage disposal requirements ...

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Korea: Hyundai Unveils the First, Commercial MAN ...

Hyundai Unveils the First, Commercial MAN B&W ME-GI Engine

At a large customer event in Korea on 9 November 2012, Hyundai revealed the first, commercial MAN B&W ME-GI ...

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Moroccan EUROGATE Terminal Welcomes the World’s Largest ...

Moroccan EUROGATE Terminal Welcomes the World’s Largest Container Ship

The world’s largest container ship docked at the EUROGATE container terminal next to the Strait of Gibraltar ...

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Australia: Master and Owners of Hope Star Bulker Fined ...

The master and owners of Hong Kong flagged bulk carrier Hope Star have been fined and had criminal convictions ...

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Svitzer Middle East Orders Two Damen Stan Tugs 1606

Svitzer Middle East Orders Two Damen Stan Tugs 1606

Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Svitzer Middle East for the delivery of two Damen Stan Tugs 1606. ...

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DSIC-Offshore Told to Suspend Work on Rigs’ ...

DSIC-Offshore Told to Suspend Work on Rigs' Jacking Systems

Prospector Offshore Drilling S.A.(PROS), which has four jack-up rigs under construction in Dalian Shipbuilding ...

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NCC of Saudi Arabia Takes Delivery of Chemical Tanker ...

National Chemical Carriers Ltd. Co. (NCC) of Saudi Arabia, owned 80% by The National Shipping Company of Saudi ...

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Van Oord Wins Dredging Contract in Indonesia

Van Oord Wins Dredging Contract in Indonesia

Van Oord has been awarded a contract by PT PP (Persero) TBK for deepening the port and reclaiming land for a new ...

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China: Jinhai Heavy Receives Self-Elevating Offshore ...

Jinhai Heavy Receives Self-Elevating Offshore Work Platform Order

Jinhai Heavy Industry has signed a contract for construction of  a self-elevating offshore jack-up rig featuring  ...

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Singapore: Leighton & Boskalis Secure ...

Leighton & Boskalis Secure Transportation, Installation and Dredging Contract

Leighton Offshore in consortium with Boskalis Offshore has been awarded a Transportation, Installation and Dredging ...

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Singapore: Basic Offshore Orders Two Havyard 832 PSVs

Basic Offshore Orders Two Havyard 832 L SE PSVs

Basic Offshore has ordered two Havyard 832 L SE designed platform supply vessels from Havyard Global Solutions ...

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Drewry: World Shipbuilding Annual Review and Forecast 2012/13

  Shipbuilding production levels have remained at record high levels exceeding 50 million cgt for two ...

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Bangladesh: Western Marine Starts Construction of Two ...

Western Marine Starts Construction of Two Passenger Vessels

Western Marine has inaugurated the construction work of two passenger vessels having the carrying capacity of 750 ...

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Havyard Delivers Kan Tan 225 to Sinopec, China

Havyard Delivers Kan Tan 225 to Sinopec, China

The Havyard 843 CD designed vessel, Kan Tan 225, has been named and delivered to the major oil corporation of ...

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