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  • 14 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Swedish marine engineering company Fartygskonstruktioner AB (FKAB) has completed the conversion of MV Zhen Hua 32 from a bulk carrier to a heavy deck cargo ship.  Owned by China-based ZPMC’s Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Company Limited, the converted ship is now able to carry large equipment such as bridge container crane by roll on roll […]

  • 3 September 2012

    Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has published guidance on Ship Conversion into Surface Offshore Units and Redeployment of Surface Offshore Units. BV Guidance Note NI 593 sets out the requirements for structural assessment when operators are considering converting a ship into an offshore unit or making major modifications to offshore units in service. Dan […]

  • 3 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has published guidance on Ship Conversion into Surface Offshore Units and Redeployment of Surface Offshore Units. BV Guidance Note NI 593 sets out the requirements for structural assessment when operators are considering converting a ship into an offshore unit or making major modifications to offshore units in service. Dan […]

  • 3 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    LEADING international classification society Bureau Veritas has published guidance on Ship Conversion into Surface Offshore Units and Redeployment of Surface Offshore Units. BV Guidance Note NI 593 sets out the requirements for structural assessment when operators are considering converting a ship into an offshore unit or making major modifications to offshore units in service. Dan […]

  • 20 June 2013

    A ceremony was held on June 6th, 2013, at CIC Lixin shipyard to mark the completion of a ship conversion project that entailed integration of revolving floating cranes. CCC, CCS and CIC leaders attended the ceremony. CCC vice president Mr. Wang and CIC deputy GM Mr. Xu held speeches on the occasion and congratulated the […]

  • 11 August 2005

    Dubai Drydocks has been awarded a $25 million (Dh92 million) contract, one of its largest this year, to convert a giant tanker into a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. Work on Knock Adoon, a 240,000-tonne very large crude carrier (VLCC) owned by Fred Olsen Production (FOP), will begin in early November and be […]

  • 22 October 2013

    COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard, a subsidiary of the COSCO Shipyard Group, and QE2 Holdings Ltd, have entered into a contract for the refurbishment of the legendary cruise ship Queen Elizabeth 2 into a luxury five-star floating hotel. This is the first cruise ship conversion project COSCO Shipyard has undertaken, it is also the first time project […]

  • 28 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cammell Laird has named Octagone AS shipping consultancy to act as their sole agent in Norway, primarily to win more repair and conversion work on Norwegian vessels operating near the UK. Paul Ashcroft, Cammell Laird’s technical manager, said the company is excited by the agreement as it will raise the profile of Cammell Laird, and the […]

  • 14 June 2010

    Cargotec has received new conversion contracts from Stena RoRo for two RoPax vessels fitted with MacGregor cargo access equipment; these new orders are a continuation of four other Stena conversion contracts that Cargotec secured earlier in April. In May Cargotec secured conversion contracts from Stena RoRo, on behalf of Stena Line, for two RoPax vessels, […]

  • 1 March 2012

    Sembawang Shipyard has welcomed today Royal Caribbean’s Rhapsody of the Seas which will undergo a month long maintenance period. This is the third Royal’s vessel to undergo maintenance project. The plan is to refresh whole ship and install some new equipment. The cruise company originally planned two week dry-docking period but decision was made to […]

  • 15 March 2006

    Aker Yards Lifecycle Services (LCS) specialises in ship conversion and refurbishment projects, one of the most challenging being the lengthening of RCCL`s cruise vessel “Enchantment of the Seas” last year.

  • 22 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    On October 15, COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard, a subsidiary of the COSCO Shipyard Group, and QE2 Holdings Ltd, entered into a contract for the refurbishment of the legendary cruise ship Queen Elizabeth 2 into a luxury five-star floating hotel. This is the first cruise ship conversion project COSCO Shipyard has undertaken; it is also the first […]

  • 20 December 2011

    Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has secured a US$140 million contract from Equinox Offshore Accommodation Limited to convert a ropax vessel to a DP2 Accommodation and Repair Vessel (ARV). conversion Sembawang Shipyard has been awarded this milestone specialised contract based on the shipyard’s capabilities in passenger-ship conversion and upgrading and established track record in the […]

  • 29 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Larger state-owned ships would run on LNG, while the smaller ones would use electric or hybrid propulsion.

  • 7 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Elcome International, the leading marine solutions provider and system integrator in the Middle East and one of the largest in the world,  announced that it has been awarded a contract to supply the complete electrical, electronics and ship control package for a cable-handling ship conversion project in the Middle East. The contract was awarded to […]

  • 7 September 2012

    Elcome International, the leading marine solutions provider and system integrator in the Middle East and one of the largest in the world,  announced that it has been awarded a contract to supply the complete electrical, electronics and ship control package for a cable-handling ship conversion project in the Middle East. The contract was awarded to […]

  • 20 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has secured a US$140 million contract from Equinox Offshore Accommodation Limited to convert a ropax vessel to a DP2 Accommodation and Repair Vessel (ARV). Sembawang Shipyard has been awarded this milestone specialised contract based on the shipyard’s capabilities in passenger-ship conversion and upgrading and established track record in the highly […]

  • 20 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Sembcorp Marine’s subsidiary Sembawang Shipyard has secured a US$140 million contract from Equinox Offshore Accommodation Limited to convert a ropax vessel to a DP2 Accommodation and Repair Vessel (ARV). Sembawang Shipyard has been awarded this milestone specialised contract based on the shipyard’s capabilities in passenger-ship conversion and upgrading and established track record in the highly […]

  • 11 July 2007

    COSCO Corp (Singapore) Ltd said Wednesday it has secured more than half a billion US dollars worth of ship conversion and shipbuilding contracts from international customers. The Singapore-listed firm said its 51-percent owned COSCO Shipyard Group won the contracts totalling US$563 million, but did not name the customers.

  • 14 January 2014

    Nakilat, Qatargas and RasGas Company Limited will convert a Q-Max vessel as a pilot project making it capable of running on LNG. The proactive initiative reinforces Qatar’s commitment toward the environment with plans to convert an existing low-speed diesel LNG carrier to use LNG as fuel thereby reducing the ship’s exhaust gas emissions. Shipyard operator […]

  • 21 September 2012

    Estonian Police and Border Guard Board and SRC Group Ltd have signed a contract for 2 year maintenance and service of their fleet. The agreement involves all kind of repairs, retrofits and maintenance these vessels require. About SRC They are one of the leading ship repair and ship conversion companies in Estonia. SRC is a […]

  • 12 March 2013

    SRC Group Ltd has successfully passed the audit to renew certificates of ISO 9001:2008 and additionally acquired new certificates – ISO14001:2004 and AQAP 2110:2009. “Green thinking” should be SRC’s all goal in this universe and has been implemented in their daily activities. The AQAP 2110 certificate proves the quality management system as required by NATO. […]