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Ferry Will Actually be Named Ferry McFerryface

By MarEx 2017-11-15 19:12:21

A new ferry in Sydney, Australia, will be named Ferry McFerryface. A naming competition saw most voters actually choosing Boaty McBoatface, a name proposed for the...

OOS Energy

New Jack-Up Designed for Oil, Gas and Wind

By MarEx 2017-11-14 20:20:46

OOS Energy of the Netherlands has designed the Multi Activity Unit (MAU), a self-propelled, dynamically positioned jack-up capable of performing a wide range of...

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Offshore Patrol Cutters Will be Made Using FORAN

By SENER 2017-11-14 18:17:34

[Advertorial] SENER engineering and technology group has announced that Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG), sited in Florida (USA), will manufacture the new Class of US...

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Chinese Yard Launches Battery-Powered Coal Carrier

By MarEx 2017-11-14 15:30:07

On November 12, CSSC subsidiary Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI) launched what may be the world's first all-electric, battery-powered inland coal carrier. The 2,000...

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Shipbreaker Donates Carrier Artifacts to Veterans' Group

By MarEx 2017-11-10 18:58:14

Last month, International Shipbreaking of Brownsville, Texas gave a group of Navy veterans a collection of historic equipment from the decommissioned...

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TOTE and MAN to Convert Jones Act Ro/Ros to LNG

By MarEx 2017-11-10 15:29:03

On Thursday, Jones Act carrier TOTE confirmed that its Alaska subsidiary has contracted with MAN Diesel & Turbo to carry out the conversion of two ro/ros, the North Star...

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Innovation Will Deliver 25 Percent Fuel Savings

By MarEx 2017-11-07 19:11:57

Inventor Chris Kinman has designed and patented three bubble systems that work in different ways to dramatically reduce the density of water lying directly ahead of a ship....

ATB

First U.S. LNG Bunker Articulated Tug Barge Ordered

By MarEx 2017-11-07 17:19:45

Shell Trading (US) has finalized a long-term charter agreement with Q-LNG Transport for an LNG bunker barge with the capacity to carry 4,000 cubic meters of LNG fuel. ...

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U.S. Destroyer Delbert D. Black Christened

By MarEx 2017-11-04 20:35:08

The U.S. Navy christened its newest guided-missile destroyer the future USS Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) on Saturday Huntington Ingalls Industries...

dredger

China Tests "Magic Island Maker"

By MarEx 2017-11-04 17:27:21

China's most advanced dredger, dubbed the “magic island maker,” commenced trials on Friday.  The 17,000-ton, 140-meter (460-foot) vessel is designed...

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