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German Navy Bids to Acquire Rostock Shipyard 

Published Jun 24, 2022 4:23 PM by The Maritime Executive

The German government confirmed that it has entered a bid to acquire the Rostock shipyard that formerly belong to the now defunct...


Video: China’s First 24,000 TEU Containership Delivered to Evergreen

Published Jun 22, 2022 10:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

Evergreen took delivery today on its newest containership, Ever Alot, which its Chinese builders are highlighting as both the worl...


Samsung Books its Largest Single Shipbuilding Order with LNG Carriers 

Published Jun 22, 2022 2:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries received the single largest order in the history of the company which analysts b...


St. John Ship Building Acquired to Build Offshore Jones Act Ships

Published Jun 21, 2022 6:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

Demand from the emerging offshore wind sector and the need to build and maintain Jones Act compliant ships is driving new opportun...


Sweden Prepares to Order Two New Icebreakers

Published Jun 19, 2022 11:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

Sweden intends to renew its icebreaker fleet and ensure year-round navigation in its Baltic waters with plans to procure two...


Chantiers de l’Atlantique Seeks to Expand Offshore Engineering Work

Published Jun 19, 2022 3:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

French shipbuilder Chantiers de l’Atlantique is working to expand the offshore engineering portion of its business to offset...


Construction Begins on NOAA’s New Oceanographic Research Ships

Published Jun 16, 2022 8:14 PM by The Maritime Executive

Construction officially began on June 15 for the first of two oceanographic ships as part of the fleet rebuilding effort for NOAA...


Chinese Shipbuilding Predicts Upturn After Slowing YTD in 2022

Published Jun 16, 2022 4:30 PM by The Maritime Executive

New statistics from Chinese officials continue to show the impact of the pandemic and China’s zero-COVID policy is having on...


Door County, Maritime Hub of the Great Lakes

Published Jun 15, 2022 2:27 PM by Chad Fuhrmann

Wisconsin may not come to mind during discussions of the maritime industry, but with over 800 miles of Great Lakes coastline and a...


Video: Iran Delivers Domestically Built Tanker to Venezuela

Published Jun 13, 2022 7:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

In an elaborate handover ceremony conducted on June 11, Iran reported that it delivered its second domestically built oil tanker....

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