Zvezda Shipbuilding holds steel cutting ceremony for Novatek’s new vesselPao Novatek announced a steel cutting ceremony for a new Arc7 ice-class LNG tanker to transport LNG from the Arctic LNG 2 project at the Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex in the Russian Far East.
South Korean KSS Line orders dual-fuel very large gas carrierThe South Korean shipping company KSS Line has placed an order for a very large 91,000 cbm dual-fuel gas carrier (VLGC).
Damen Shipyards signs contract with Svitzer for new tug of Port of LondonDamen Shipyards Group said that a contract for the delivery of an ASD Tug 3212 has been signed with Svitzer.
Guangzhou Shipyard cuts steel for methanol-fuelled Stena Pro PatriaFor the IMOIIMeMAX methanol-fueled Stena Pro Patria, which is due for delivery in early 2022, China-based Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) has held a steel cutting ceremony.
Avance Gas Holding orders two 91,000 cbm VLGCs from DaewooTwo 91,000 cbm, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel very large gas carriers (VLGCs) in South Korea have been ordered by Norway-based shipping company Avance Gas Holding.
BP denounces media reports related to Wakashio oil spillBP, a British multinational oil and gas company, has denounced media reports alleging that the company was involved in the July 2020 grounding of the Wakashio bulk carrier off Mauritius, triggering a major oil spill.
Korea Shipbuilding receives orders for 3 ships worth 288 billlion wonKorea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE), the holding company of the shipbuilding sector of Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, has received orders worth 288 billion won for three vessels.
Samsung Heavy delivers new member of GasLog fleetWith the supply of GasLog Galveston, Greece-based LNG shipper GasLog has started to grow its fleet.
Hudong-Zhonghua holds naming ceremony for CMA CGM RivoliOn January 8, Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of China Shipbuilding Corporation, hosted a naming ceremony for CMA CGM Rivoli, a 23,000 TEU LNG-fuelled container ship.
Eskimo-style ice fishing becomes popular in TurkeyAs one of the largest lakes in the country is frozen despite harsh winter weather, Eskimo-style ice fishing has continued to be an outdoor activity as well as a source of income in eastern Turkey this year.
Saga Dawn completed her 10th voyageThis past Monday, January 4, 2021, Saga Dawn successfully completed her 10th voyage.
Hudong–Zhonghua hosts opening ceremony for new $2.8 billion shipyardA groundbreaking ceremony for the second phase of the China Shipbuilding Changxing Shipbuilding Base was organized by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding, a China State Shipbuilding Corporation subsidiary.
Damen Shiprepair to work on seven CMA CGM vesselsDamen Shiprepair and Conversion (DSC) said a ship repair and maintenance program involving seven vessels operated by the French shipping and logistics giant CMA CGM is being wrapped up.