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  • 24 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Louisiana-based DSC Dredge, LLC, will have its experts on hand in booth #1558 at AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo, March 17-19, 2015, in Baltimore, Maryland, to discuss how its customized dredging technology ultimately results in precisely the right dredge for each unique application, boosting efficiency and lowering cost. For more than 20 years, the company […]

  • 26 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Miami-based Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding with French shipbuilder STX France to build a fifth Oasis-class ship and two additional Edge-class ships. The vessels are scheduled to join their owner in the spring of 2021 and the fall of 2021 and 2022, respectively. “Although our first Edge-class vessel is still […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bergen-headquartered shipping and tank terminal company Odfjell SE has started with the process of upgrading the propulsion systems on 19 of its vessels expected to cut fuel consumption by up to 20%. The vessels will be equipped with new energy efficient propeller blades, rudder-bulbs, and will undergo technical upgrades of the main engine, turbo chargers and shaft generators, expected […]

  • 20 April 2015

    In our first edition of 2015 you could read all about the developments regarding renewable energy. One point in matter that was not yet touched upon is how classification companies are involved in renewable energy. Maritime Holland speaks to DNV GL and ClassNK on their involvement. On 1 October 2014 classification society ClassNK announced they […]

  • 7 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) reminds that vessels arriving at Canal waters, whether for docking or transiting the Panama Canal, must comply with vessel requirements, as stated in the Maritime Regulations for the Operation of the Panama Canal and OP’s Notice to Shipping No. N-1-2013 (Rev 1), “Vessel Requirements.” The purpose of this Advisory is […]

  • 29 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Leading classification society ClassNK announced recently that it had released an updated edition of the Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships. ClassNK continuously reviews, updates, and amends its technical rules and guidance as part of its ongoing efforts to improve the safety of life and property at sea, and to […]

  • 20 April 2015

    In our first edition of 2015 you could read all about the developments regarding renewable energy. One point in matter that was not yet touched upon is how classification companies are involved in renewable energy. Maritime Holland speaks to DNV GL and ClassNK on their involvement. On 1 October 2014 classification society ClassNK announced they […]

  • 23 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Monaco-based tanker owner Scorpio Tankers has chartered out two of its ice class 1A Handymax product tankers. Each vessel will be employed for three years at USD 18,000 per day, with each charter scheduled to commence by the end of January 2016. Additionally, the company said that following its announcement on November 4, 2015, Scorpio Tankers repurchased USD 250 […]

  • 8 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    DNV GL has secured a classification contract for Royal Caribbean International’s new ICON Class vessels.

  • 30 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    DSC Dredge is about to release a brand-new 18-inch Shark Class Dredge that will be available in April 2016. The Shark is a popular conventional cutter suction dredge from DSC, ideal for sand and gravel producers and construction contractors. Its rugged design offers the full features of larger dredges in an exceptionally portable design. The Shark […]

  • 18 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Responding to the recent class action lawsuit filed in the US District Court, Greek shipowner DryShips said the complaint was without merit. On July 14, 2017, a purported class action complaint was filed in the New York District Court by Maxime Hodges and other investors against the company and two of its executive officers. The complaint alleges that […]

  • 2 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Bergen-headquartered shipping and tank terminal company Odfjell SE has started with the process of upgrading the propulsion systems on 19 of its vessels expected to cut fuel consumption by up to 20%. The vessels will be equipped with new energy efficient propeller blades, rudder-bulbs, and will undergo technical upgrades of the main engine, turbo chargers and shaft generators, expected […]

  • 18 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology, Vessels

    DSC Dredge LLC, a Louisiana based company highly specialized in production of portable dredges, has over the years developed to become one of the leaders in dredge manufacturing industry. This success was built on a platform of extreme commitment to its customers, meeting their specific application needs through the design and engineering customization. Recent successful deliveries of the company and […]

  • 6 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    DNV GL has been encharged with the classification of ALP Maritime Services’ next-generation “ALP Future Class” ocean going tugs.   The vessels, developed by Ulstein Design & Solutions in close cooperation with ALP Maritime Services (ALP), are SX157 design with a 300-ton bollard pull, capable of operating at full loads for 45 days without refuelling. […]

  • 25 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Santierul Naval Constanta SA (SNC) will build two new 50,000 dwt product tankers to be classed by Germanischer Lloyd (GL). The letter of intent was signed during the SMM trade show in Hamburg. The two Chemical Tankers Type 2 / Oil Tankers will be built according to the Common Structural Rules and SNC’s latest fuel […]

  • 25 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Algoma Central Corporation (“Algoma”) announced the launch of the first vessel in its new series of Equinox Class vessels designed for service on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Waterway. The vessel will be named Algoma Equinox. The launching occurred at 07:28 local time, December 24, 2012 at the Nantong Mingde Heavy Industries shipyard in […]

  • 30 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    General Dynamics Bath Iron Works successfully launched the Navy’s first Zumwalt-class destroyer Oct. 28 at their Bath, Maine, shipyard. The future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) will be the lead ship of the Navy’s newest destroyer class, designed for littoral operations and land attack. The ship began its translation from Bath Iron Works’ land-level construction facility […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Classification society ClassNK and quality assurance organization Green Award revealed plans to further broaden their cooperation in an effort to ensure safety and minimize negative effects of the shipping industry.  Class NK has become a Green Award incentive provider. ClassNK is said to cover about 20 percent of the world merchant fleet. The classification society’s […]

  • 24 July 2013
    Business & Finance

      The BC Ferries Commissioner has approved BC Ferries’ application to construct three new intermediate class vessels to replace the 48-year old Queen of Burnaby and the 49- year old Queen of Nanaimo. Both of these vessels are nearing the end of their service lives and are scheduled for retirement in 2016. BC Ferries intends […]

  • 5 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Car shipping majors are facing another class action complaint by vehicle shippers who have taken their case before the United States Federal Maritime Commission.  Companies being targeted by the complaint are led by Japanese RORO giants NYK Line, Mitsui O.S.K., “K” Line, followed by World Logistics Service (U.S.A.), Eukor Car Carriers, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics, CSAV, Höegh Autoliners, Autotrans and Nissan […]

  • 21 February 2013

    Polarcus Amani is an ultra-modern, super high ice class, 12-14 streamer 3D/4D seismic vessel. Built to the ULSTEIN SX134 design and incorporating the innovative ULSTEIN X-BOW® hull, the vessel combines the latest developments in maritime systems with the most advanced seismic technology commercially available. The vessel is also amongst the most environmentally sound seismic vessels […]

  • 4 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Austal Limited has a long association with the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS), which extends past the Cape Class Patrol Boats that Austal is currently manufacturing for the ACBPS. The predecessor to Cape Class, the Bay Class Patrol Boats, are also Austal-built aluminium ships and have been operated by the ACBPS for 15 […]