Shipbuilding News

Electrifying!

By Paul Benecki 05-29-2020 10:00:00

An electric revolution is under way in the ferry sector. America’s largest ferry network, Washington State Ferries, has anno...

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German Shipbuilders Warn of Collapse in Ordering Activity

By The Maritime Executive 05-20-2020 07:44:27

The German Shipbuilding and Ocean Industries Association (VSM) has released a stark assessment of the challenges ahead for Europea...

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New Expedition Cruise Ship Launched in Croatia

By The Maritime Executive 05-19-2020 06:12:07

While cruise operations remain suspended, the emerging luxury expedition segment of the market is still pushing forward to support...

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DNV and China Shipbuilding to Develop Smart Ship

By The Maritime Executive 05-18-2020 04:25:01

China Shipbuilding Corporation and DNV signed a new joint agreement designed to support the development of a new generation of shi...

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Lürssen to Lead Naval Shipbuilding JV With German Naval Yards Kiel

By The Maritime Executive 05-15-2020 01:54:49

After extended negotiations between the German government and leading German naval shipbuilders, two yards - Lürssen and Germ...

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Hartmann Orders ME-LGIP Engines for LPG Tankers

By The Maritime Executive 05-14-2020 04:12:35

MAN Energy Solutions has won the contract to supply individual MAN B&W ME-LGIP (Liquid Gas Injection Propane) dual-fuel engine...

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Thun Orders Tanker Designed to Rest on the Bottom

By The Maritime Executive 05-13-2020 04:57:08

Thun Tankers has ordered a second product tanker designed to maximize capacity when resting safely on the bottom.  Thun&#3...

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First Russian Aframax Tanker Launched at Zvezda Shipyard

By The Maritime Executive 05-13-2020 01:19:18

Russia’s first Aframax tanker, the Vladimir Monomakh, was launched at the Zvezda Shipyard, an industrial complex located som...

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First LNG Bunkering Vessel Launched in Japan

By The Maritime Executive 05-13-2020 11:55:35

Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ Sakaide Works has successfully launched Japan’s first LNG bunkering vessel.  Ordered i...

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Construction of Yara Birkeland Paused

By The Maritime Executive 05-12-2020 05:57:56

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the changed global outlook, the agricultural products company Yara has decided to pause further d...

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