Royal Caribbean has record quarter, despite dry dock incident

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) today reported record first quarter results — despite an expensive April 1 incident in Grand Bahama Shipyard involving Oasis of the Seas. The cruise ship was

World Marine acquired by scrap recycler M.A.R.S.

JANUARY 23, 2019 — Modern American Recycling Services, Inc. (M.A.R.S.), a leader in the scrap recycling industry, reports that it completed a transaction acquiring World Marine, LLC on January 22, 2019. The

Turkey’s Tersan Shipyard boosts its dry dock capacity

DECEMBER 20, 2018 — Tersan Shipyard, Yalova, Turkey, will have a new floating dry dock in operation by the end of February 2019. The dry dock has a length of 284 m

Goltens completes cruise ship scrubber installation in 18 days

DECEMBER 4, 2018 — Goltens reports that it was recently engaged to undertake the installation of two exhaust gas scrubbers on a cruise ship equipped with four GMT/Sulzer 16ZAV40S and two GMT/Sulzer

Derecktor picked to develop and operate Fort Pierce megayacht shipyard

NOVEMBER 18, 2018 – Derecktor Shipyards has been selected by the St. Lucie Board of County Commissioners to create and operate a purpose-built megayacht repair and refit yard in Fort Pierce, FL.

VIDEO: Damen Curaçao commissions new Panamax floating dock

NOVEMBER 14, 2018 — Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu), has now commissioned the largest of two new floating dry docks. After final tests on the morning of November 2, the 230 m x

Epic Alabama Shipyard buys BAE Mobile shipyard

OCTOBER 17, 2018 — Epic Alabama Shipyard, LLC says that it has purchased BAE Systems Southeast Shipyards Alabama LLC and all of its related shipyard facilities in Mobile, AL. Epic will provide

Bayonne Dry Dock poised for major expansion

SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 — Perched on a manmade peninsula in New York Harbor, Bayonne Dry Dock & Repair Corporation, Bayonne, NJ, is in the midst of a major expansion that will see

Damen Shiprepair Brest drydocks Norwegian Breakaway

JULY 10, 2018 — The 326 m 146,600 gt cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway arrived at Damen Shiprepair Brest, France, recently for 11 days of scheduled maintenance and refurbishment. The primary objective of

VIDEO: Floating dry docks arrive at Damen Shiprepair Curaçao

MAY 4, 2018 — Following a 26-day voyage across the North Atlantic, two floating dry docks have arrived at Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) in the southern Caribbean, fulfilling a promise by Damen