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Posted: 2 months ago

Brazil’s CBO buys rival player Finarge in $94 million deal

Brazil’s CBO closed the acquisition of compatriot rival Finarge, acquiring five AHTS vessels i...

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  • Business & Finance
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Vard to fit two Simon Møkster’s PSVs with hybrid battery power

Vard Electro announced the signing of two contracts with Simon Møkster Shipping for hybrid battery p...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
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NYK to develop concept design for “ammonia ready” LNG-fueled ship

Japan’s shipowner Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) Line has joined forces with compatriot company MTI...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
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Windship Technology secures DNV’s AiP for triple-wing design

British company Windship Technology has received approval in principle (AiP) from classification soc...

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  • Innovation
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World’s 1st LNG-powered VLCC kicks off sea trials

The world’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fuelled very large crude carrier (VLCC) has comm...

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  • Vessels
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Construction of ICE Marine’s zero-emission ferries completed

Romania-based independent ship design group ICE Marine Design has revealed that the construction and...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
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Japan’s 1st LNG-fueled tugboat gets carbon neutral LNG

Japan’s shipping heavyweight Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has revealed that its LNG-powered tugboat Ish...

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  • Vessels
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World's largest wooden sailing ship tests biodiesel

The world’s largest wooden oceangoing sailing ship, Götheborg, is testing RME biodiesel made from ra...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
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Premium

The era of methanol as marine fuel is here

As the shipping industry continues to seek the best possible fuel alternatives, methanol is emerging...

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  • Transition
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

BW LPG to retrofit six VLGCs with LPG propulsion

Singapore-based owner and operator of LPG vessels BW LPG has revealed that it plans to retrofit six ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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Schottel hybrid propulsion picked for Brazilian escort tugs

Germany’s propulsion system manufacturer Schottel has been contracted to supply its hybrid propulsio...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

Taking the maritime and offshore industries by Storm

August Storm Group offers comprehensive, cost-efficiency for offshore life extension August Storm, s...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Cable protection- and hang-off systems are now ready for new offshore industries

Engineered initially for the wind turbine industry, over the past few years the VPI Cable Hang-off s...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

MOL, Tata Steel to develop eco-friendly bulk carrier

Japanese shipping heavyweight Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed a memorandum of understanding (Mo...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
  • energy transition
Posted: 3 months ago
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New vessel designs emerge as energy transition progresses

Energy transition developments have not hit the pause button amid the summer vacation season and new...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
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China’s 1st all-electric tugboat enters service

China’s first fully-electric tug built by Lianyungang Port Holding Group was delivered for te...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

Bachmann: generating software standards throughout the shipbuilding industry

There is a paradox facing today’s shipbuilding industry. While modularity is increasing in the struc...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

UECC launches second battery hybrid LNG-fueled PCTC

Norway-based provider of roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) transportation United European Car Carriers (UECC) ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Maersk secures fuel supply for 1st green methanol-fueled ship

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller – Maersk has partnered with REintegrate, a subsidiary of the...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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WinGD to install hybrid energy systems on NYK’s PCTCs

Swiss engine developer Winterthur Gas & Diesel (WinGD) has won a contract to integrate hybrid en...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

Integrating DVLs on USVs for robust navigation capabilities

There is no “one size fits all” solution when it comes to sensors on Uncrewed Surface Vehicles (USVs...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Flex LNG secures new charter extension deal

Norwegian pure-play LNG carrier company Flex LNG has secured a new charter deal for the 173,4000-cbm...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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Goal Zero consortium to develop fully electric cargo vessel for MPA

The Goal Zero consortium has been awarded funding by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (M...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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Victory Petroleum to shift bunker fleet to electric propulsion

Singapore’s bunker supplier Victory Petroleum Trading (VPT) has signed a memorandum of underst...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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Japan’s first LPG-fuelled VLGC soon to enter service

Japanese LPG trader and importer Astomos Energy Corporation has announced that it will bring the liq...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 3 months ago
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Scorpio Tankers boosts methanol footprint with new investment

Monaco-based tanker operator Scorpio Tankers has taken a minority interest in a group of nine produc...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Ulstein to convert two Esvagt PSVs to ERRV battery hybrid vessels

Esvagt and Ulstein have entered into a contract for the conversion of two platform supply vessels to...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
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MOL’s subsidiary orders largest-ever ammonia carriers

Singapore-based Phoenix Tankers, a subsidiary of shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Japan’s trio establishes hydrogen-powered engine venture

Three Japanese marine engine manufacturers have joined forces to establish a new joint venture focus...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago