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Wärtsilä wins MPSV design contract from Tidewater

Wärtsilä has secured a new design contract for a multi-purpose platform supply vessel (MPSV) from Tidewater, a US-based provider of offshore service...

Wärtsilä wins MPSV design contract from Tidewater

Rolls-Royce MTU engines to power Turkish double-ended ferries

Germany-based Rolls-Royce Power Systems has been contracted to manufacture six MTU diesel engines that will be used to propel three double-ended ferries, which are being built at Ceksan shipyard...

Rolls-Royce MTU engines to power Turkish double-ended ferries

Eco Marine and Blue Star Ferries begin work on shipping renewable energy project

Japan-based Eco Marine Power (EMP) has started work on a project to implement and assess a range of renewable energy technologies, along with Blue Star Ferries of...

Eco Marine and Blue Star Ferries begin work on shipping renewable energy project

Fugro to lead underwater search for missing Malaysia flight

Dutch multinational technical consultancy Fugro has been selected by the Australia Government to lead the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 (MH370) on the Indian Ocean seafloor....

Fugro to lead underwater search for missing Malaysia flight

Construction begins on new Suez Canal in Egypt

Egypt has started the construction of a new Suez Canal, with the aim of speeding up traffic and to boost its...

Construction begins on new Suez Canal in Egypt

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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