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November 26, 2014
MacGregor equipment picked for Intership newbuilds
NOVEMBER 26, 2014 — Cargotec says that its MacGregor subsidiary has secured a comprehensive deck equipment contract from New Times Shipyard, in China, for three new 36,500 dwt Laker-class bulk carriers being built for Intership Navigation Co...
November 26, 2014
Rolls-Royce to showcase MTU systems at Workboat show
NOVEMBER 26, 2014 — Rolls-Royce will showcase several innovative MTU commercial marine products and systems at the upcoming International Workboat Show 2014, Dec. 3-5 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Highlighting the MTU exhibit...
November 26, 2014
Damen Vlissingen to upgrade Helix's MSV Seawell
NOVEMBER 26, 2014 — Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen, Netherlands, has been awarded a contract by the U.K. unit of Helix Energy Solutions that will see it carry out a major upgrade of the light well intervention and dive support vessel MSV...
November 26, 2014
Vroon christens five newbuilds at Chinese shipyard
NOVEMBER 26, 2014 — Netherlands-based Vroon says that it christened five of its newbuilding vessels in ceremonies held yesterday at Fujian South East Shipyard (FSES) in Fuzhou, China. The vessels christened were VOS Pride and VOS Prime, two...
November 25, 2014
Huge drydock welcomes its first ship
NOVEMBER 25, 2014—The largest floating drydock in North America—the 80,000-ton lifting capacity Vigorous—got busy on November 17 with its first drydocking, after being christened by Vigor Industrial at its Portland, OR, facility. The 946 ft...
November 25, 2014
Bollinger delivers FRC named for Normandy hero
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. has delivered the William Trump, the eleventh Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to the United States Coast Guard. "We are extremely happy to announce the delivery of the latest FRC built by Bollinger, the...
November 25, 2014
Norwegian adds ship to Oceania fleet
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq:NCLH) today announced a definitive agreement with Princess Cruises, Ltd. to purchase the 684 passenger Ocean Princess for its newly acquired Oceania Cruises brand. Norwegian...
November 25, 2014
France puts warship delivery to Russia on indefinite hold
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — Russian sailors waiting in St. Nazaire, France, to take delivery of a helicopter carrier look set for an extended stay. According to an announcement today by the office of French President François Hollande, "the President...
November 25, 2014
Singapore operator takes delivery of Flex Ferry trio
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — Singapore's Penguin Shipyard International has delivered three 38 m Flex Ferries to their new owner, Horizon Ferries, following successful sea trials in Singapore. Designed by BMT Nigel Gee of Southampton, England, the the...
November 25, 2014
Liberty Maritime bulker rescues Syrian refugees
NOVEMBER 25, 2014 — The 50,601 dwt U.S.-flag bulker Liberty Grace was recently involved in the rescue of more than 230 Syrian refugees from a a Turkish fishing trawler that was adrift 120 nautical miles southeast of Sicily. Liberty Maritime,...

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