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June 26, 2017

Damen prepares Columbus for summer cruise season

Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) selects Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam to carry out maintenance and repair works on recently purchased cruise ship
Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR), part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has completed maintenance and repair works on the newest member of CMV’s fleet, the cruise ship Columbus. The full scope of works was concluded within a tight timescale, thus ensuring that the vessel could sail to the London Cruise Terminal in Tilbury, UK in time for her naming ceremony and inaugural cruise.

Nevsky Shipyard will launch the dry cargo vessel of the RSD 49 project

On the 29th of Juny 2017 a solemn ceremony of launching the single-deck dry cargo vessel of mixed “river-sea” navigation RSD49 project “Pola Sevastiana”, is going to take place on the slip of Nevsky Shipyard. The construction of vessel is provided by the order of LLC "Pola Rise" (Russia). The project was developed by CJSC “Marine engineering Bureau-design-SPb”.

Silvasti transports heavy transformer in Finland

In May 2017 Silvasti Heavy Ltd, member to the Cargo equipment Experts (CEE) network in Finland, transported a 290 ton transformer in Finland. Silvasti was responsible for the delivery from Helsinki Port to a substation in South Finland. The transport included mainly rail transportations.
The transport by railway took 4 days. All the reloading phases required jacking and skidding work, which were done by using Silvasti's customized jacking and skidding equipment. This special jacking equipment has a lifting capacity up to 380 tons.

June 23, 2017

Marine Technics at the "International Maritime Defencee Show-2017"

Saint Petersburg, Russia • Pavilion: 7, Stand: 4093
Marine Technics will take part into the eighth “International Marine Defence Show-2017” which will be held from 28 June to 2 July in “LenExpo”, Saint Petersburg. It is one of the world leading exhibitions in naval architecture, maritime armament and shipbuilding.
“Marine Technics” will present marine equipment of own production: genset ;genset on the basis of Weichai.
For the first time our clients and visitors will see horizontal and vertical marine pumps.Also on the stand of our company you will see semi-submersible propeller Eliche Radice, radar MDC7000.
We are looking forward to seeing you at our stand!

Two new Damen tugs for Rimorchiatori Riuniti

Italian tug operator Rimorchiatori Riuniti has continued to expand its fleet with the deliveries of two new Damen tugs; an ASD 2913 called Danimarca and an ASD 2411 called Columbia.
The delivery of the Danimarca took place in Genoa on 14 June 2017. This new tug will join the ASD 2913 Germania that joined the company’s fleet at the beginning of the year. Like her sister vessel, the Danimarca has also been installed with FiFi 1 and an aft winch, in addition to oil recovery and escort capabilities.
This extra equipment, combined with a bollard pull of 80 tonnes, means that Rimorchiatori Riuniti will be able to sign these two ASD 2913 tugs up for offshore tasks as well as harbour assistance duties.

Reederei Hamburger Lloyd Chooses Sealink Plus VSAT for Container Ship and Bulker Fleet

ECDIS updates and crew welfare improvements in focus
Reederei Hamburger Lloyd, a Hamburg-based shipping group will move its fleet of 9 container ships and 6 bulkers to Marlink’s innovative Sealink Plus VSAT package including unlimited L-band backup.

June 22, 2017

Statoil and AET extend partnership in North Sea shuttle sector

AET, one of the world's leading petroleum and chemical tanker owners and operators, and the Norwegian energy company Statoil ASA announce that they are extending their partnership in the North Sea shuttle tanker sector. Statoil has, today, awarded a long-term contract to AET, a subsidiary of Malaysian energy shipping group, MISC Berhad, to own and operate two specialist DP2 Offshore Loading Shuttle Tankers (OLSTs).
These new vessels are in addition to the two AET DP2 ships currently on charter in the same area for Statoil. The two existing DP2 tankers are owned and operated by AET Sea Shuttle AS (AETSS), a joint venture company formed in 2012 that is also 95% owned by AET and 5% by Norwegian ADS Shipping.

Combi Lift calls on Damen with 19 vessel order

Four different vessel designs – Multi Cats, Pusher Tugs, Stan Pontoons and Side Floaters – will operate on the Russian Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project
Damen Shipyards Group has secured an order with German heavy lift company Combi Lift to build a total of 19 specially customised shallow draught vessels. The vessels will be used to transport oversized and heavy lift cargo for the Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project in the Russian Far East. The multiple vessel order comprises four Multi Cats 2608SD, four Pusher Tugs 2612SD, seven Stan Pontoons 8916SD and four Side Floaters 8605SD.

Napier Port in New Zealand orders six more lift trucks from Konecranes

Napier Port continues to rely on Konecranes to further strengthen its important position on New Zealand’s North Island. In December 2017 six new lift trucks will be delivered to the terminal, situated in the rapidly growing Hawke’s Bay region.
The most recent order from Napier Port includes two Konecranes Liftace R 6-41 MS reach stackers, two Konecranes Liftace FDC 25 K7 DB empty container handlers, and lastly, two Konecranes Liftace FDC 480 G4 full container handlers. Another two FDC 480 G4 full container handlers have recently been put into operation in the terminal.

Selektope -powered antifouling range expands with new product launch

A brand-new antifouling product containing the unique bio-repellent ingredient Selektope® has been launched onto the global market
The increasing diversification in the range of Selektope®-containing products available to ship owners suitable for different vessel requirements demonstrates the unrivalled versatility of the antifouling ingredient. It also demonstrates a growing commitment to the technology as demand from ship owners for antifouling coatings comprising Selektope® intensifies.

Global maritime shipping industry at the tipping point of digitisation: better data sharing and collaboration needed

Global maritime shipping industry at the tipping point of digitisation: better data sharing and collaboration needed
The maritime industry and broader ocean supply chain are suffering from major and costly inefficiencies due to ineffective data sharing and poor cross-industry collaboration, according to a new report and industry survey released by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network in coordination with Navis and XVELA, both part of Cargotec's Kalmar business area.

Shipping Industry Unites to Propose Ambitious CO2 Reduction Objectives to Global Regulato

Four major international trade associations – BIMCO, INTERCARGO, International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and INTERTANKO – have made a joint proposal to the UN International Maritime Organization (IMO) concerning ambitious CO2 reductions by the international shipping sector, which is responsible for transporting about 90% of global trade and 2.2% of the world’s annual man-made CO2 emissions.

June 21, 2017

Contract for the Bukh engines supply was singed

Engines Bukh DV 24RME will be installed on lifeboats
«SPB Marine» LLC has signed regular agreement with «Pella-Fiord» Company for the delivery of two Bukh DV 24RME engines. The engines will be installed on free-fall lifeboats.

Industry news

June 27, 2017

Hindustan Shipyard May Get $3.1bln Order

India's Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL) has received a proposal from United Shipbuilding Corporation of Russia for a strategic partnership, The Hindu reported.
The report said that the Russian shipyard will be placing orders worth INR 200bln (USD 3.1bln)  immediately.

Donskoi: Arctic oil deposit discovered by Rosneft may be largest on the shelf

Russia begins winter cargo deliveries to Arctic

In 2016 the Far Eastern Shipping Company delivered to Chukotka’s ports and to ports of the Northern Sea Route 78,000 tonnes of cargo.

Catch a quota

Providing of investment quotas can trigger the programme on large scale construction of fishing ships at Russian shipyards. However, quality and time framework is essential for to ensure reasonable substitution of imports in the field of designing, construction and equipment of vessels.

Korea Line Signs USD 1.15 bln LNG Shipping Deal from KOGAS

Korea Line Corporation (KLC) has secured a KRW 1.27 trillion (USD 1.1 billion) contract to transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) for its compatriot Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS).

June 23, 2017

Russia needs at least three Leader icebreakers for Northern Sea Route

The Leader is a project of new-generation icebreakers that can work their way through the Arctic.

Russia approves Novatek plan to reclaim land to build Arctic LNG modules

Moscow has approved Novatek’s plan to assemble LNG modules on reclaimed land at Kola Bay near the Arctic port of Murmansk, moving the Russian energy giant a step closer to developing a second LNG-export venture in the country’s frozen north.
The government says it has approved the plan to build “four artificial land” plots at Belokamenka on the Barents Sea to support Novatek’s centre for construction of large-tonnage offshore structures. Novatek subsidiary OAO Novatek will build the artificial islands.

Indian Navy Readies To Select Firms Specializing In Warships, Submarines

In a bid to strengthen domestic naval manufacturing capabilities, the Indian Navy has come up with a maritime plan which differentiates between the work for private and state-owned firms.

Russian Maritime Oil Exports Fall For First Time In 2017

Shipbuilding training back on rise

An increasing number of high schools in the Chugoku and Shikoku regions have launched courses aimed at supplying the local shipbuilding industry with skilled workers.
Although the shipbuilding industry - long a pillar of these regions’ economies — has been recovering recently from a long period of poor performance, it is now having issues with procuring personnel. Shipbuilding courses are seen as a way to foster young workers with strong technical skills, while also creating employment and encouraging people to get jobs and settle in the region.

June 22, 2017

Reach out with a ferry

RF Government has approved a programme for construction of ferries to be operated on Ust-Luga – Baltijsk line. However, it is also reasonable to launch a container line between Saint-Petersburg and the Kaliningrad Region to ensure proper links of the mainland Russia with the exclave.

Chennai: Next defence shipbuilding hub

L&T Shipbuilding has plans for its Kattupalli Shipyard, just 30 kilometres from Chennai. Most of these could well see the shipyard become a major naval production hub in the private sector. According to the company’s managing director and CEO, Vice Admiral (Retd) B Kannan, the company has already decided that the yard will be dedicated to defence contracts.

Norway opens up record 93 blocks for Arctic oil exploration

Green groups condemn plans to exploit Barents Sea area thought to hold 18bn barrels.

OMVs reshaped global oil business paying off

Shares in the Austrian group have risen sharply on turnround strategy.

June 19, 2017

Putin: Arctic is extremely important for national defense

The Arctic will be increasingly important for Russia's national defense, which means the region's border need protection, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during his June 15 "Direct Line," the annual live press conference with the nation.

Coming Events
Maritime Vortal
June, 2017

International Maritime Defence Show (IMDS-2017)

June 28 - July 2, 2017 • Saint Petersburg, Russia

Direct Email
August, 2017


Aug.23-25, 2017 • Jakarta, Indonesia

September, 2017


Sept. 11-13, 2017 • Gdańsk, Poland

RAO/CIS Offshore 2017

Sept. 12-15, 2017 • Saint Petersburg, Russia

Advanced port fleet - the basis of safety

Sept. 18, 2017 • Saint Petersburg, Russia


Sept. 19-22, 2017 • Saint Petersburg, Russia

November, 2017

Europort 2017

Nov. 7-10, 2017 • Rotterdam, Netherlands

December, 2017

Materials and Technologies for the Arctic

Dec. 4-6, 2017 • Saint Petersburg, Russia

Marintec China 2017

Dec.5-8, 2017 • Shanghai, China

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