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Damen Hosts Keel-Laying for Hanson’s Marine Aggregate Dredger

Romania

On 3rd October, Damen Shipyards Galati hosted a celebration marking the keel-laying of a Damen Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500 for Hanson UK. The event was well attended by representatives of both...

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Construction starts on Asia’s largest LNG bunkering vessel

Singapore

Asia’s largest LNG bunkering vessel has reached its first milestone with the strike steel ceremony held at the Sembcorp Marine’s shipyardA company official at Pavilion Energy, the Temasek-owned...

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Eidesvik picks Wärtsilä for hybrid upgrade project

Norway

Norway’s Eidesvik AS is to upgrade its 2015-built construction vessel Viking Neptune. It has selected Wärtsilä to engineer, supply, and commission a hybrid propulsion system for the vessel....

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Indonesian yard launches first in new Incat Crowther 42 series

Indonesia

Indonesia’s PT Cahaya Saumdra shipyard has launched the Brilliance of Majestic for Singapore operator Majestic Fast Ferry. The vessel is the first of a new class of Incat Crowther 42 design vessels...

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Hydrogen-powered tug is world first for Port of Antwerp

Belgium

Port of Antwerp has ordered construction of a tug powered by hydrogen, the first in the world. This unique “Hydrotug” is driven by combustion engines that burn hydrogen in combination with diesel....

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Liebherr Designs Gearboxes for World's Largest Cutter Suction Dredger

Netherlands

In close cooperation with Royal IHC, a leading provider of maritime solutions for the offshore, dredging and wet mining applications, Liebherr has designed special planetary plug-in gearboxes for...

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Cutter Suction Dredger ECO 300 Contract Signed

Netherlands

We are proud that CDC Dredging L.L.C. has awarded a contract for the design and delivery of a customized Cutter Suction dredger ECO 300 to Dredge Yard. CDC Dredging is a dredging company based in...

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VIDEO: CMA-CGM launches world’s largest LNG-powered containership

China

China’s Shanghai Jiangnan-Changxing Shipyard yesterday launched theCMA CGM Jacques Saadé, the first in a new fleet of nine French-flagged, 23,000-TEU, LNG-powered containerships that will join the...

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VIDEO: Port of Antwerp orders hydrogen-fueled tug

Belgium

Belgium’s leading port, the Port of Antwerp has ordered construction of what will be the world’s first tug powered by hydrogen, the Hydrotug.While most attention to hydrogen as a marine fuel has...

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Multipurpose corvettes for the Finnish Navy to be built at Rauma shipyard – order comprising four new corvettes brings RMC’s order book to over EUR 1 billion

Finland

Four new multipurpose corvettes for the Finnish Navy will be constructed at Rauma shipyard. The design phase will resume with immediate effect and construction of the first vessel will start at the...

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Finnish Navy Orders 4 New Vessels at Rauma

Finland

The Finnish shipbuilder Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) won the contract from the Finnish Ministry of Defence for the construction of four new Pohjanmaa-class naval vessels, for the total cost of...

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Antwerp orders world’s first hydrogen-powered tug

Belgium

Antwerp - The new vessel will be driven by combustion engines that burn hydrogen in combination with dieselAntwerp - Port of Antwerp has ordered the construction of a tug powered by hydrogen, the...

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German consortium to build zero-emission push boat

Germany

The energy supply on the almost 20 m long and 8.20 m wide push boat will be provided solely by gaseous hydrogen, fuel cells and rechargeable batteriesConstruction is to start next month on what...

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Port Napier, NZ, places order for Damen ATD Tug 2412

Netherlands

Napier Port, the third largest port on New Zealand’s North Island, has placed an order with Damen Shipyards Group for an Azimuth Tractor Drive (ATD) Tug 2412 Twin Fin for delivery later this year....

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Bakker Sliedrecht Contracted To Help Convert Dredge Schenge to Electric

Netherlands

Bakker Sliedrecht has been contracted to supply and install a shaft generator to generate electricity for the entire dredging installation of the trailing suction hopper dredge Schenge from the...