Search results for: ceremony

8738 results

A list of search results

  • 4 February 2013

    IHC Merwede has successfully launched the 500m3 grab hopper dredger, DOHUK, and the 3,500m3 trailing suction hopper dredger, KARBALA, in two ceremonies on 25 July 2012 at the company’s shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The Netherlands. The DOHUK was launched early in the morning, followed later by the ceremony for the KARBALA. [mappress] February […]

  • 21 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based cruise line Royal Caribbean International has marked the launch of Anthem of the Seas with a naming ceremony led by  Emma Wilby, a British travel agent who was selected to be the ship’s Godmother in a singing competition for travel agents. Emma took center stage during the ceremony together with Welsh choir Only Boys Aloud to deliver the […]

  • 24 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    With the “Américo Vespúcio” the Hamburg Süd subsidiary Aliança christened the third of four identical 3,800 TEU container ships for its cabotage fleet on 22 October 2013 in Pecém (Brazil). The Naming Ceremony was held as part of a customer event at the port of Pecém. The Sponsor of the ship is Consuelo Dias Branco, […]

  • 1 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The first of the new chemical tankers is expected to enter the fleet in late July.

  • 7 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    Swedish tanker owner Terntank Rederi A/S held a naming ceremony for the first two of its four newbuilds on March 26 at AVIC Dingheng Shipbuilding in China.  The two vessels, M/T Ternsund and M/T Ternfjord, are dual-fuelled 15,000 dwt product tankers, running on both LNG and diesel. The company says they can ensure bunker reductions of […]

  • 21 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Safmarine Sahara – Safmarine’s second newly-built, owned multi-purpose vessel (MPV) – was officially named on Friday (February 10, 2012) in Savannah, Georgia, USA. The vessel, built at the Wuhu Xinlian Shipyard in China in 2010, is currently deployed on Safmarine’s MPV trade between North America and West Africa. Mrs Anita Edmondson, Director of International […]

  • 18 March 2015

    A groundbreaking ceremony for the Trans-Anatolian natural gas pipeline has been held in Selim, the Turkish province of Kars.

  • 18 July 2006

    The rescheduled homecoming ceremony to mark the return of the SS Nomadic to Belfast is due to take place. Nomadic, which arrived in Belfast on Saturday, was used to ferry passengers to the ill-fated Titanic. On Monday, an event to celebrate its return to Belfast had to be cancelled after a man working on the […]

  • 22 February 2019

    DEME Group has held the naming ceremony for its new multi-purpose, self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo in Zeebrugge, Belgium. At the Unboxing the Apollo event, Olympic, European and World Champion in heptathlon Nafi Thiam officially named the 87.5m long vessel. Apollo was constructed by Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik Shipyard and was delivered to GeoSea in August last year. At the end of 2018, GeoSea contracted Alewijnse Marine to provide […]

  • 10 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    In the port of Bastia in Corsica, on 31st January 2012, naming ceremony was held for Hull 468 called ‘’PIANA’’. Ro-pax is the vessel for transportation of passenger, cars, trucks and vehicle with dangerous cargo on the route Marseille – Bastia. On the naming ceremony, attended by numerous distinguished guests, the mayors of Bastia and […]

  • 18 March 2015

    A groundbreaking ceremony for the Trans-Anatolian natural gas pipeline has been held in Selim, the Turkish province of Kars.

  • 3 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    Yard nr. 286 from Ulstein Verft, Oceanic Sirius, was named in an official ceremony in Ulsteinvik, Norway, on 1 October. Lady sponsor of the vessel is Mrs. Danielle Malcor, wife of Jean-Georges Malcor, CEO of CGGVeritas.   Oceanic Sirius, an advanced seismic research vessel of the SX120 type from Ulstein Design & Solutions, will be […]

  • 11 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Technip officially named its latest new vessel today in Vigo, Spain. The Deep Orient, a newbuild medium construction vessel, will be dedicated to subsea construction and flexible pipelay projects. During the ceremony held at the Metalships & Docks (MSD) shipyard in Vigo, the ship was named by the vessel’s godmother, Véronique Delormel, wife of Frédéric […]

  • 6 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    On December 06, 2011, Hyundai-Vinashin Shipyard (HVS) held two remarkable ceremonies for Saint Michael Shipping Co., Ltd, Greece, the owner of shipbuilding project of 82, 000 DWT Bulk Carrier. Site Office Opening Ceremony took place under the attendance of representatives from Owner, Lloyd’s Register (LR) and Yard. The ceremonies started with introductions of the parties’ […]

  • 24 October 2006

    On the 19th of September the second Damen ASD Tug 2411, Wenzina, delivered this year to Tug Malta, was named. The naming ceremony took place at the Vittiriosa Waterfront, Grand Harbour. She will serve the Maltese ports, together with the Damen ASD Tug 3111, Pawlina, delivered in March this year (both having a bollard pull […]

  • 22 February 2019

    DEME Group has held the naming ceremony for its new multi-purpose, self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo in Zeebrugge, Belgium. At the Unboxing the Apollo event, Olympic, European and World Champion in heptathlon Nafi Thiam officially named the 87.5m long vessel. Apollo was constructed by Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik Shipyard and was delivered to GeoSea in August last year. At the end of 2018, GeoSea contracted Alewijnse Marine to provide […]

  • 22 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The naming ceremony of No.3 & No.4 35,500 DWT SUL Bulk Carriers built by Chengxi shipyard Co., Ltd for Canada Steamship Lines, was held at the Hengshan floating dock on Nov. 16, 2012. The successful naming of No.3 and No.4 35,500 DWT self unloading vessel indicates the new building has entered a final crucial stage, […]

  • 20 February 2019

    DEME Group’s multi-purpose, self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo is getting ready for its naming ceremony, which will be held in Zeebrugge, Belgium, on 21 February. The event is called Unboxing the Apollo, while the godmother will be Olympic, European and World Champion in heptathlon Nafi Thiam, a spokesperson from DEME Group told Offshore WIND.  According to the vessel’s AIS, Apollo is […]

  • 9 March 2010

    Vroon is pleased to announce that on 5 March 2010, the christening ceremony of MT Iver Bitumen took place in Breskens. The Iver Bitumen is the first in a series of asphalt/bitumen tankers being built for Vroon. The vessel was built in Korea and delivered to charterers ExxonMobil in early January 2010. She will be […]

  • 27 January 2006

    The warship HMS Cornwall has been rededicated in the county on Saturday after a comprehensive refit. The ceremony took place at County Wharf in Falmouth, the same place she was commissioned in 1988 by the ship’s sponsor, Diana Princess of Wales.

  • 18 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Knutsen NYK Offshore Tankers AS (KNOT) yesterday held a naming ceremony for two new state-of-the-art winterized shuttle tankers that are being built at Hyundai Heavy Industries. The ceremony was attended by KNOT president Trygve Seglem, NYK senior managing corporate officer Hitoshi Nagasawa, and NYK corporate officer Svein Steimler, among others. The two 123,000 DWT Suezmax shuttle […]

  • 5 December 2013

    One recent landmark event and one milestone event today are propelling Angolan shipyard, Paenal to star alongside other players on the world shipyard stage. Since July of this year when the inauguration of Jamba, the yard’s Heavy Lift Crane (HLC) 2500t took place, Paenal can boast to be the first and only fully fledged fabrication […]