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  • 12 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Growth in renewable energy generation and Asian construction boom lifted prospects for multipurpose shipping fleet.

  • 1 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Drewry’s latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster report anticipates better times ahead for the sector following a tough 2013. Last year cargo demand for multipurpose and heavylift vessels was adversely impacted by determined competition from other shipping sectors. While cargo demand has risen steadily since the crash of 2009, the multipurpose sector share of […]

  • 3 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    AAL is expanding its multipurpose fleet with the addition of a number of Warnow-class 33,271 dwt vessels.

  • 5 July 2016

    The demand outlook for the multipurpose vessel (MPV) fleet has not improved since the first quarter of 2016 and is set to remain unchanged until the end of 2017 due to persisting weakness in breakbulk and project cargo sectors, according to the latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster report issued by shipping consultancy Drewry. […]

  • 18 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    The multipurpose shipping fleet is set to see a rise in market share and a recovery in freight rates in 2018, amid recovering demand and improved market conditions, shipping consultancy Drewry said. Although China’s plans to curb steel production in an attempt to clean-up the air pollution may well slow steel exports over the short term, […]

  • 7 October 2016

    The last three months have been some of the worst the multipurpose and project carrier sector has endured as the breakbulk and project cargo sector remained weak, with little suggestion that volumes will improve significantly until the end of 2017, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. Rates have continued to slide to barely cover operating expenses, as the competing sectors […]

  • 6 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Multipurpose shipping has started 2018 on a confident footing and is forecast to recover further.

  • 27 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Many key drivers for dry cargo demand have reported a significant uptick in 2017, resulting in improving conditions for all vessels in the multipurpose shipping sector, shipping consultancy Drewry informed. This year started out well with most demand drivers for the breakbulk sector strengthening from the lowest levels seen in 2016 with the trend forecast […]

  • 4 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The multipurpose shipping market is expected to see the first signs of recovery by the end of 2017, following in the steps of the dry bulk and container shipping markets, according to shipping consultancy Drewry. Dry cargo demand is weak but strengthening with multipurpose shipping market share expected to grow at just under 2% per […]

  • 8 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Aquamec Ltd, a Finland-based company that manufactures the Watermaster – a multipurpose solution for work in shallow water – has just released a new video which shows the capabilities and applications of the versatile Watermaster dredger. The multipurpose Watermaster is used worldwide for deepening shallow waterways to keep them operational, cleaning urban canals to prevent floods, removing […]

  • 19 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The China Navigation Company (CNCo) held an official naming ceremony for one multipurpose ship and two handysize bulk carriers at Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding, in Zhoushan, China, on June 19. The multipurpose vessel MV Papuan Chief is the final of the four multipurpose vessels in CNCo’s Chief22 Class series, and the fourth vessel to trade under […]

  • 10 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The shipping consultancy said that, going forward, there is little possibility of improvement before 2021.

  • 14 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    Acta Marine has deployed one of its Ultra Shallow Draft Multipurpose Support Vessels – Coastal Chariot – to assist the start of a pipe pulling project. The company’s Project Manager for the contract, Sinclair McWilliam, highlights the vessel’s key features that are enabling the efficient execution of the operations. “Coastal Chariot has the power; 4000hp and […]

  • 24 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    United Heavy Lift takes over a fleet of nine eco-friendly F900 newbuilds and buys two 12,000 dwt vessels.

  • 18 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Germany’s Oltmann Gruppe has started a mutual fund with a multipurpose freighter.

  • 29 March 2017

    Rates in the multipurpose shipping sector seem to have bottomed out as signs of market recovery emerge after ten years, with momentum expected to build over the next few years, Drewry’s latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Annual Review and Forecast 2017 says. Dry cargo demand is forecast to grow by around 3% in 2018, but within that figure it […]

  • 25 February 2008

    Finland’s Finstaship is planning to spin-off its multipurpose icebreakers to raise money for fleet expansion, TradeWinds reports.

  • 1 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    TTS Group ASA has, through its subsidiary TTS NMF GmbH in Hamburg, Germany, signed four new contracts for delivery of multipurpose cranes to China, valued up to MNOK 72 (about USD 11.72 million). The contract is signed with Huanghai Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. (China) and concerns a total of eight SWL 250t multipurpose cranes, two cranes […]

  • 16 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Greatship Global Offshore Services Pte. Ltd (GGOS), a Singapore incorporated subsidiary of the Company’s subsidiary – Greatship (India) Limited (GIL), had signed contracts for two new building Multipurpose Support Vessels (Builder’s Yard No. 26775 and 26784) with Mazagon Dock Limited, Mumbai in September 2007 . GGOS had earlier cancelled the shipbuilding contract for one of […]

  • 26 March 2015

    Global dry cargo demand growth, forecast at 5% per annum from 2016 to 2019, is to be offset by falling project cargo volumes over the next twelve to eighteen months, according to Drewry’s latest edition of the Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster. “The fall in oil prices, coupled with growing demand and a diminishing fleet […]

  • 21 February 2006

    Fincantieri has won an order from Genoa shipping company Rimorchiatori Riuniti for the construction of two multipurpose towing, supply and offshore support ships (AHTS, Anchor Handling Tug Supply Vessel).

  • 30 November 2012

    Directorate of the State Customer for Marine Transport Development Programmes and Nevsky Shipyard, LLC signed, on November 29th 2012, the State Contract for the construction of multipurpose salvage vessel, capacity 4 MW. Nevsky Shipyard, LLC got the right to conclude the given State Contract having won the open competitive tender. The State Tender Committee announced […]