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Damen delivers POLA Class vessel to the Mexican Navy

Netherlands

The Secretariat of the Navy of Mexico (SEMAR) has held a ceremony marking final acceptance and delivery of the Long Range Ocean Patrol (POLA) Class vessel ARM Reformador. The delivery ceremony...

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Damen unveils BWPF Barge

Netherlands

Damen Shipyards Group has unveiled a Ballast Water Pre Filtration Barge (BWPF) to assist vessels in complying with the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention. The new legislation came into force...

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Royal IHC delivers a Beaver 50 CSD to Subtech for dredging at a Mozambique LNG export facility

Netherlands

Subtech and Royal IHC have taken an important step in the development of dredging capacity in southern Africa. IHC has delivered an IHC Beaver® 50 cutter suction dredger (CSD) with an extensive...

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Dredge Yard has delivered and commissioned their ECO 300 to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Our Cutter Dredger ECO 300 has been delivered, commissioned and tested in Sri Lanka. It blends in perfectly in its new surroundings - we look forward to follow its projects! Take a look at out our...

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PSV in pioneering condition-based class project

United Arab Emirates

ABS and Dubai-headquartered P&O Maritime Logistics (POML) have agreed to a condition-based class (CBC) pilot project using the platform supply vessel (PSV), DMS Courageous.The vessel will become...

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Suspension Technology Helps Commercialisation

Japan

Yanmar has signed a technology transfer agreement with the aim of commercialising its vessels by utilising marine suspension technology.Nauti-Craft’s technology will be used by Yanmar as part of...

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NYK Orders 2nd LNG-Fueled PCTC

Japan

Japanese shipping company NYK has placed an order to build a second LNG-fueled pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) with Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co.The vessel is scheduled to be delivered in 2022 and...

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Wärtsilä to supply hybrid solutions for ultra-green Finnlines RO/RO duo

Finland

Three new 238-meter ultra-green RO/RO vessels being built at the Nanjing Jinling shipyard in China will feature Wärtsilä’s Hybrid Power Conversion system.Wärtsilä has selected Corvus Energy to...

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CoCo Yachts wins first order from new Chinese customer

China

China’s Xiamen Passenger and Tourist Transportation Group has signed a contract for a 43 meter x 10.8 meter Coastal Cruiser 350 aluminum high speed ferry. Designed by Gorinchem, Netherlands, based...

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Dutch Police Continues Fleet Replacement With Second Damen Patrol Vessel

Netherlands

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem has hosted the official naming ceremony of a Damen Stan Patrol (SPa) 2005 for the Dutch National Police. The new vessel – named P64 – marks the second vessel in a six-ship...

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Delivery of Damen CSD 650 for Mexican Navy

Netherlands

Damen congratulates the Mexican Navy for the flagging and entering into service of their two new dredgers, among which is the Damen Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 650 ARM Laguna Morelos (ADR-19). The...

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Seiche launches cutting-edge acoustic monitoring technology for Maritime Signature and Environmental Sectors at Oi2020

Hydraq QQ1000 to be launched at Oi2020Designed for improved acoustic metrologyMeasures anthropogenic and environmental noise over a wide bandwidthProvides sensor depth and orientation...

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BC Ferries Orders Its 6th LNG-Fueled Ship

Canada

Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries has returned to Polish shipbuilder Remontowa Shipbuilding S.A. with a contract to build an additional liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled vessel scheduled to go...

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Dredgers to get fuel-saving system from GreenSteam

Luxembourg

Danish software specialist GreenSteam has announced that dredging operator Jan De Nul has chosen to deploy GreenSteam on its fleet of dredgers.The project focused on reducing fuel costs and CO2...

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Tallink Gets Finance for LNG Ferry

Finland

Estonian shipping company Tallink Tallink Grupp has borrowed EUR 197.6 million to finance the new EUR 247 million LNG powered fast ferry currently under construction in Rauma Marine Constructions...