NASSCO Lays Keel for Matson's 2nd New ConRo Ship


NASSCO has celebrated the keel laying of Matsonia, Matson's second Kanaloa-class ConRo ship.

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Keppel Agrees USD 95 Mn Worth of FPSO, Dredger Deals

Keppel Offshore & Marine

The shipbuilder agreed modification of an FPSO and construction of a dredger with repeat customers.

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Keel Laid for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises' 3rd New Expedition Ship

Hanseatic Spirit

On July 16, Romanian Vard Tulcea held a keel laying ceremony for Hanseatic Spirit.

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Bihar International Orders Up to Eight Tankers in China


The company ordered two 110,000 dwt and two more 50,000 dwt units. The deals include two options each.

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ABS, MOL Team Up on up to 14 New Gas Carriers


ABS and MOL sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers.

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Hyundai Samho to Build LNG-Powered Bulker Pair for H-Line


Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries receives an order for the construction of two LNG-fueled bulkers.

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Here are the most read stories of the previous week.

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DSME Smart Ship Solution Gets LR's Approval in Principle

DSME, LR Approval in Principle

The descriptive note ‘Digital AL3 SAFE SECURITY’ confirms the system's compliance with LR digital ships requirements.

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Hyundai Mipo to Build Car Carrier Pair for European Company


Hyundai Mipo Dockyard secures order for two car carriers.

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Union Maritime Orders Up to Four Tankers from CSHI

Signing ceremony

The first ship from the batch is scheduled for delivery by the end of 2020.

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Navantia Delivers Fourth Suezmax to Ibaizábal Group

Suezmax Monte Ulía

The tanker will be chartered to France's oil and gas major Total.

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Samsung Heavy Bags Order for Two Suezmax Tankers


Under the USD 125.4 million contract, the shipbuilder is scheduled to deliver the units by March 2021.

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Belships Inks 10-Year Charter for Ultramax Newbuilding


The deal has "attractive purchase options" which can be exercised as from the fourth charter year.

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K Line Expands Fleet with Latest Corona-Class Coal Carrier

Coal carrier Corona Dynamic

The new Corona Dynamic will carry thermal coal to Hokuriku Electric Power Company’s thermal power plant.

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SHI to Establish R&D Facility for LNG-Related Technologies


SHI is to invest in a research and development (R&D) facility in order to strengthen its market position in ...

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ONE Takes Delivery of Seventh Magenta Ship

ONE Cygnus

The magenta-colored vessel will be deployed on the Asia to Europe 3 (FE3) service.

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JMU to Build Next-Generation Energy-Saving Bulker for NYK


Nippon Yusen Kaisha contracts Japan Marine United for the construction of a next-generation energy-saving bulk carrier.

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Brittany Ferries Names Two New Ships, Eyes CO2 Savings

Brittany Ferries

French shipping company Brittany Ferries has unveiled names for its next two ships.

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Tsuneishi to Build Ten Handy Bulkers for Nissen Kaiun


Japanese shipping company Nissen Kaiun has ordered ten Handysize bulkers from compatriot Tsuneishi Group.

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Tallink Secures Loan for LNG-Powered Fast Ferry

Tallink Shuttle Ferry

The new ferry is set for delivery in early 2022.

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Samsung Heavy Delivers World’s Largest Containership to MSC

MSC vessel

MSC took delivery of the first 23,000 TEU vessel three weeks ahead of schedule.

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Chios Navigation Chooses Open-Loop Scrubber for Newbuild

Lang Tech

Tech has delivered a scrubber system to the Chios Navigation's newest ship.

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New VLCC with 15-Year Charter Joins Ocean Yield


Upon delivery, the ship commenced a 15-year bareboat charter to Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp.

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VesselsValue: Newbuild Orders See Record Decline


Global ship newbuilding orders dropped to record lows in the second quarter of 2019, VesselsValue said.

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EIB Provides Funding for New Sweden-Finland RoPax

Kvarken Link's new ferry

Kvarken Link Oy would use the funds to finance a new ferry. The vessel will connect Umeå, Sweden and Vaasa, Finland.

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GEV Selects CIMC Raffles to Build CNG Ships


Global Energy Ventures signs a letter of intent (LOI) with CIMC Raffles for the construction of CNG Optimum 200 ships.

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Thun Tankers Takes Delivery of New L-class Tanker

Second L-class tanker Thun London

Thun London will, just like its sister ship Thun Lidkoping, enter the Gothia Tanker Alliance network.

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