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  • 25 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    WesPac Midstream and its affiliate Clean Marine Energy have signed a construction contract with Conrad Orange Shipyard, a division of Conrad Shipyard, to build the first dedicated LNG bunker barge for the marine market in North America. The first 2,200 cubic meter (cbm) barge is expected to be delivered in early 2016 and planned to […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Canadian ferry operator – Société des traversiers du Québec – yesterday officially commissioned the NM F.‑A. Gauthier, the first ferry to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) in North America, and the first ship of any kind to run on LNG in Canada. NM F.‑A. Gauthier replaced the NM Camille‑Marcoux on the Matane–Baie‑Comeau–Godbout route. Following an […]

  • 10 February 2014

    Holland America Line commissioned Imtech Marine USA to refit the bridges of three Holland America Line cruise ships – ms Westerdam, ms Noordam, and ms Oosterdam. The equipment consists of FCR-28×9 X-band radars, FAR-2837 S-band radars, FMD 3300 ECDIS, FAP 2000/3000 Track control and GP150D GPS systems, all Furuno equipment. Imtech Marine represents Furuno in […]

  • 20 November 2013

    Yesterday, America’s 21st century aircraft carrier took her first voyage. Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division launched Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) into the James River for the first time on Sunday. The first-of-class aircraft carrier, under construction in Dry Dock 12 since November 2009, was moved to the shipyard’s Pier 3, where […]

  • 8 March 2005

    A new player is set to join the America’s Cup fray for 2007. A Chinese investor has launched a pioneering $64 million bid for the Auld Mug. China Team is joining forces with the former French America’s Cup team Le Defi to take part in the 2007 event.

  • 26 January 2010

    Holland America Line’s 2011 Europe season will feature the newest Signature-class ship, ms Nieuw Amsterdam, on popular Mediterranean sailings and more round-trip and seven-day itineraries than ever before. Seven ships — Nieuw Amsterdam, ms Eurodam, ms Noordam, ms Rotterdam, ms Prinsendam, ms Maasdam and ms Ryndam — will be based in the region with the […]

  • 4 October 2007

    The next America’s Cup, scheduled to be held in Spain in 2009, may be postponed due to legal wrangling over competition rules, the organisers said. ‘As a consequence of the uncertainty and the delays arising from the Golden Gate Yacht Club law suit in New York, AC Management is concerned that the feasibility of organising […]

  • 26 June 2007

    Alinghi, the Defender of the 32nd America’s Cup, beat Emirates Team New Zealand on Wednesday to square the Match at two wins apiece. The Swiss team was in control for the entire race, leading the Emirates squad around the race course.

  • 11 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held a steel cutting ceremony of the bow section of Nieuw Statendam, the new cruise ship being built for US-based cruise company Holland America Line, part of Carnival Corporation, on July 8 at its shipyard in Palermo. Weighing about 3,900 tons, the section will be transported by sea to Fincantieri’s shipyard in […]

  • 20 May 2010

    One, two or three hulls? More than 60 feet long, or right around 90? In the most significant step toward creating a new class of boat for the 34th America’s Cup, some of the world’s leading yacht designers and engineers today discussed three different options: multihulls of approximately 66 and 82 feet (20 and 25 […]

  • 9 April 2007

    On Saturday 14th April, Port America’s Cup will celebrate one of its most long-awaited moments, the official opening Boat Parade for the 32nd America’s Cup. The final stages of the event will begin two days later with the first racing of the Louis Vuitton Cup. The winner will face Alinghi in the 32nd America’s Cup […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Canadian ferry operator – Société des traversiers du Québec – yesterday officially commissioned the NM F.‑A. Gauthier, the first ferry to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) in North America, and the first ship of any kind to run on LNG in Canada. NM F.‑A. Gauthier replaced the NM Camille‑Marcoux on the Matane–Baie‑Comeau–Godbout route. Following an […]

  • 25 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    WesPac Midstream and its affiliate Clean Marine Energy revealed a construction contract with Conrad Orange Shipyard for the build of the first dedicated LNG bunker barge for the marine market in North America.

  • 3 August 2015

    South America has shown consistent growth over the past years. Nothing extreme, but steady and increasing. Unlike Asia, which is susceptible to fluctuation, the South American economy is relatively cocooned. The maritime and offshore industry is up and coming and there is ample opportunity for the Dutch to bring their expertise. Where Brazil was the […]

  • 4 August 2017

    Toshiba America has formed Toshiba America LNG Corporation, a new company with the aim of focusing on the liquefied natural gas (LNG) market. 

  • 2 April 2007

    The final season of the 32nd America’s Cup opened with racing on a complicated spring day in Valencia. The changeable weather meant the leaderboard was shuffled on each leg of the race course, with a massive wind shift on the final run of the first race denying +39 Challenge a fairytale ending.

  • 2 June 2014

    LNG America and Liquiline signed an agreement to jointly develop commercial offerings for LNG marine fuel markets in the North American Pacific Northwest and the transport of LNG in ISO containers to remote markets in Hawaii and Alaska. Liquiline has pioneered the use of LNG ISO containers for LNG fuel markets in Northern Europe; LNG […]

  • 3 August 2015

    South America has shown consistent growth over the past years. Nothing extreme, but steady and increasing. Unlike Asia, which is susceptible to fluctuation, the South American economy is relatively cocooned. The maritime and offshore industry is up and coming and there is ample opportunity for the Dutch to bring their expertise. Where Brazil was the […]

  • 3 February 2010

    Holland America Line highlights warm tropical destinations from October 2010 through April 2011 with an exceptional variety of Caribbean, Panama Canal, Mexico and Hawaii cruises. Among the most popular cruise choices, warm water itineraries provide a sunny getaway with the relaxing ambiance of a premium cruise ship.

  • 30 July 2007

    Tested and created in New Zealand’s harsh marine conditions – the same conditions that churn out world champion sailors year after year – iconic, New Zealand brand, Line 7 has launched its most advanced high performance sailing apparel to date.

  • 25 February 2015
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    WesPac Midstream and its affiliate Clean Marine Energy revealed a construction contract with Conrad Orange Shipyard for the build of the first dedicated LNG bunker barge for the marine market in North America.

  • 1 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The 15th edition of TOC Americas will take place at El Panama Hotel in Panama, from 13-15 October, 2015. Jorge Quijano, CEO, Panama Canal Authority, has been announced as a keynote speaker at this annual forum for maritime container trade, transport and port professionals doing business in North and Latin America. The combined impact of expanded […]