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July 28, 2015
Port of Singapore issues LNG bunkering RFP
JULY 28, 2015 — With more than 42 million tonnes of bunker sales last year, Singapore is the world's top bunkering port. As part of its efforts to keep that lead, the Port of Singapore today launched its first Request for Proposal (RFP) for...
July 28, 2015
Rolls-Royce completes Zumwalt deliveries
JULY 28, 2015 — Rolls-Royce has delivered the twin fixed pitch propellers for installation on the future USS Zumwalt, the first ship of the DDG 1000 multi-mission destroyer class. Delivery of the twin fixed pitch propellers to General Dynamics...
July 28, 2015
Costa to build two 6,600 guest LNG fueled cruise ships
JULY 28, 2015 — Costa Cruises is to build two 6,600 guest, LNG fueled cruise ships under the four ship newbuild program at Meyer Werft announced by Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) in June (see earlier story). At that...
July 28, 2015
Red and White Fleet eyes fuel cell powered ferry
JULY 28, 2015 — Sandia National Laboratories and San Francisco's Red and White Fleet are partnering to develop a high-speed, hydrogen-fuel-cell-powered passenger ferry and refueling station. "Everyone is talking about reducing emissions by 20...
July 28, 2015
All American Marine wins research vessel contract
JULY 28, 2015 — All American Marine, Inc.(AAM), Bellingham, WA, is to design and construct a new aluminum catamaran research vessel for the University of New Hampshire (UNH). All American Marine will build the 48 ft x 17 ft cat using a...
July 28, 2015
Damen delivers Twin Axe FCS customized for O&G industry
JULY 28, 2015 — Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam, The Netherlands, recently handed over a Twin Axe Fast Crew Supplier 2610 to a long time customer, family-run Groen Offshore, Guard & Support. Named after the 10-year old granddaughter of...
July 27, 2015
SUNY Maritime STEM Academy helps maritime high schools
JULY 27, 2015 — Open to students attending maritime themed high schools, SUNY Maritime College's fourth annual STEM Academy, which runs July 27 to 31 at Fort Schuyler on the suburban Throggs Neck peninsula in the Bronx, New York City, is...
July 27, 2015
Jensen designed LNG bunkering ATB gets ABS approval
JULY 27, 2015 — ABS has granted approval in principle to a Jensen Maritime-designed, liquefied natural gas (LNG)-bunkering articulated tug-barge (ATB). The approval establishes that Jensen's vessel concept, which is classed as an A1 Liquefied...
July 27, 2015
New test stands operational at MTU Friederichshafen
JULY 27, 2015 — Rolls-Royce Power Systems is investing in the development of next-generation combustion engines at its MTU brand. Today, new test stands went into operation in Friedrichshafen, Germany, MTU’s lead site and main R&D...
July 27, 2015
CMA CGM takes delivery of 18,000 TEU giant
JULY 27, 2015 — Marseilles, France, headquartered CMA CGM Group took delivery today of the CMA CGM Vasco De Gama on from China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC). With a length of 399 m and breadth of 54 m, the 18,000 TEU vessel is the...