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AUGUST 10, 2012 — The LNG-fueled 218 m cruise ferry M/S Viking Grace is a step nearer to entering service with Viking Line. Designed to be the most environmentally friendly large cruise ferry of all…
AUGUST 10, 2012—The first in a new series of DP-2 Platform Supply/Multi-Purpose Supply Vessels under construction for Bordelon Marine in Houma, LA, is expected to be delivered in January 2013. Called the M/V Connor Bordelon,…
AUGUST 9, 2012 —Keppel FELS Brasil S/A has secured two contracts worth a total of about $950 million from the Petrobras-led consortiums, Guara BV and Tupi BV, for the fabrication and integration of topside modules…
AUGUST 9, 2012 — Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. has appointed Charles "Skip" Bowen as Vice President Government Relations. Mr. Bowen joined Bollinger in April 2011 as Program Manager for the FRC "Sentinel" Class Patrol Boat building…
AUGUST 9, 2012 — The European Commission proposes to provide €2 million from the European Globalization Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 450 redundant workers in the shipbuilding ancillary industry in Galicia, Spain, back into employment.…
AUGUST 9, 2012 — More details have been released about the two platform supply vessels ordered by GulfMark Americas, Inc. from  BAE Systems shipyard in Mobile, Alabama, at an expected cost of $48 million each…
AUGUST 9, 2012 — Students enrolled in a summer project organized by DNV in Oslo have presented the results of seven weeks of intense and targeted work to develop a realistic and suitable concept for…
AUGUST 9, 2012 — Britain's oldest shipping company has gone into liquidation. Newcastle-based Stephenson Clarke Shipping Ltd., founded in 1730, has fallen victim to the economic downturn. Founded when Ralph and Robert Clarke purchased an…
AUGUST 8, 2012 — GE's Power Conversion business (the former Converteam), a major supplier of electric propulsion technology for LNG ships, has recently received a series of new orders from South Korean shipbuilders Daewoo Shipbuilding…
AUGUST 8, 2012 — The Canadian Shipowners Association's (CSA) has a new President. Robert Lewis-Manning took over the role August 1, succeeding Bruce Bowie. Mr. Lewis-Manning joined the Canadian Shipowners Association in 2010 as the…
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