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NYC DOT selects Elliott Bay Design for new class of ferries

The New York Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) has awarded a contract to Elliott Bay Design (EBDG) for the development of a new class of ferries, which will be deployed between the boroughs...

NYC DOT selects Elliott Bay Design for new class of ferries

Bouchard Transportation selects VT Halter Marine to build two ATB vessels

Vision Technologies Systems’ subsidiary VT Halter Marine has secured a contract from Bouchard Transportation for the development of two articulated tug barge (ATB)...

Bouchard Transportation selects VT Halter Marine to build two ATB vessels

Sinopacific to build four SPA60 vessels for Vallianz

China’s Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group has signed a contract with Singapore-based Vallianz Holdings for the construction of four SPA60...

Sinopacific to build four SPA60 vessels for Vallianz

ClassNK partners with Mitsui to develop engine monitoring systems

Japan-based ship classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) will work with Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding and MES Technoservice to support research in the development of a...

ClassNK partners with Mitsui to develop engine monitoring systems

Dorian LPG and Phoenix Tankers to set up VLGC pool

Dorian LPG has partnered with Mitsui OSK Lines’ division, Phoenix Tankers, to build a very large gas carrier (VLGC) pool, which will run from Singapore and...

Dorian LPG and Phoenix Tankers to set up VLGC pool

Fincantieri secures new cruise ship order from Princess Cruises

Italian shipbuilding major Fincantieri has secured a €600m order to build a new cruise ship for Princess Cruises, a brand of US cruise group,...

Fincantieri secures new cruise ship order from Princess Cruises

ASV selects Planet Ocean for marine technology solutions

UK-based Autonomous Surface Vehicles (ASV) has selected Planet Ocean as its technology partner to provide solutions for marine science...

ASV selects Planet Ocean for marine technology solutions

ABS selected to class world’s first CNG vessel

Indonesia-based Pelayaran Bahtera Adhiguna has selected American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) to class its compressed natural gas (CNG) vessel, which is claimed to be the first of its kind in the...

ABS selected to class world’s first CNG vessel

Burger Boat to build passenger vessel for Wendella Sightseeing

Wendella Sightseeing has awarded a contract to Burger Boat for the development of a steel passenger...

Burger Boat to build passenger vessel for Wendella Sightseeing

Globecomm to equip Malaysia’s PBJV barge with VSAT connectivity

US-based Globecomm Maritime has secured a contract to equip Kota Laksamana 101, a barge owned by Malaysian upstream player PBJV Group, with its Ku-Band VSAT and L-band connectivity...

Globecomm to equip Malaysia’s PBJV barge with VSAT connectivity

Raytheon to debut maritime security solution at SMM 2014, Germany

German navigation system maker Raytheon Anschütz will debut its new shipborne security solution, ShipGuard, at SMM 2014 fair, to be held between 9 and 12 September in Hamburg,...

Raytheon to debut maritime security solution at SMM 2014, Germany

Costa Concordia reaches Genoa for scrapping

The wrecked Italian cruise ship Costa Concordia has successfully completed its four-day, 280km final voyage to the port of Genoa for...

Costa Concordia reaches Genoa for scrapping

ABS and MPA sign maritime research and development agreement

ABS has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to promote maritime research and development (R&D) and...

ABS and MPA sign maritime research and development agreement

Southern Towing to equip six towboats with MTU engines

Memphis-based Southern Towing is planning to equip its six inland waterway towboats with 12 MTU Series 4000 Ironmen...

Southern Towing to equip six towboats with MTU engines

South Korea fails to identify fugitive ferry owner’s cause of death

South Korean investigators have failed to determine the cause of death of fugitive Yoo Byung-eun, who was wanted for questioning in connection with the Sewol ferry disaster that killed more...

South Korea fails to identify fugitive ferry owner’s cause of death

N-KOM to build liftboat for Gulf Drilling International

Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine (N-KOM) has secured a contract from Gulf Drilling International (GDI) to develop a self-propelled and self-elevating...

N-KOM to build liftboat for Gulf Drilling International

Hyundai Heavy develops new collision avoidance system for ships

South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has developed new collision avoidance system for ships, named Hyundai intelligent collision avoidance support system...

Hyundai Heavy develops new collision avoidance system for ships

GE Marine and Lloyd’s Register collaborate to study gas turbines for ships

Marine propulsion system provider GE Marine and classification society Lloyd's Register are collaborating on a study of potential gas turbine-powered commercial ship...

GE Marine and Lloyd’s Register collaborate to study gas turbines for ships

Cosco secures $300m contracts to build accommodation barge and bulk carriers

Cosco has announced that its subsidiaries have won contracts worth $300m to build one accommodation barge and seven bulk carriers for different...

Cosco secures $300m contracts to build accommodation barge and bulk carriers

Saab acquires Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems

Defence major Saab has completed the acquisition of the Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine...

Saab acquires Swedish shipyard ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems

Costa Concordia starts its final journey to Genoa

The wrecked Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia, has started its final voyage to the port of Genoa, two-and-a-half years after it was capsized on the Tuscan island of Giglio, killing 32...

Costa Concordia starts its final journey to Genoa