Vigor May Purchase San Francisco Shipyard

By MarEx 2017-11-22 19:25:35

Portland-based shipbuilder Vigor Industrial, the owner of the former Todd Shipyard in Seattle, has expressed interest in buying the former BAE Systems shipyard at...

Indian Maritime University

India Boosts Shipbuilding and Repair Capacity

By MarEx 2017-11-21 18:27:04

India's Ministry of Shipping is setting up a world class Center of Excellence in Maritime and Ship Building in collaboration with Siemens and the Indian Register of...


Europe's Shipbuilding Industry Under Threat

By MarEx 2017-11-21 17:57:44

A holistic industrial strategy for the European maritime technology sector is urgently needed, according to an E.U.-sponsored study. The Study on New Trends in...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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....

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