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Ships & Shipping

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Torghatten Nord orders two LNG powered Ro-Pax from Vard

Torghatten Nord orders two LNG powered Ro-Pax from Vard

Vard has secured contracts for the construction of two LNG powered car- and passenger ferries for Torghatten Nord in Norway. The total contract...

Seaway Heavy Lifting to become part of Subsea 7

Seaway Heavy Lifting to become part of Subsea 7

Subsea 7 has announced that one of its wholly owned subsidiaries has made an offer to acquire the 50 per cent shareholding in Seaway Heavy Lifting...

Order signed for first LNG-fuelled ferry for the Mediterranean

Italian shipowner Caronte and Tourist has signed a new contract for a large double-ended ferry designed by LMG Marin. The LMG 290-DEG design, which...

AG&P proposes small LNG carrier for the Southeast Asian market

Philippine construction firm Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific (AG&P) recently unveiled a design for a small, 'ultra-shallow draught' LNG carrier optimised...

‘Queen Silvia’ set to ply the Neckar

After two years of planning and eight months of construction the 59-metre long, 11-metre beam vessel MS ‘Queen Silvia’ was christened on May...

Damen unveils next generation composite Water Bus

Passenger ferry capsizes while in port in Zamboanga City

First new Chinese built cruise ships aimed at the Chinese cruise market.

New pocket tanker for Puget Sound

New ship building contracts hit 20-year low

General Dynamics NASSCO christens fourth product carrier for American petroleum tankers

Abu Dhabi Ship Building commissions first floating dock

‘Federal Iris’ completes maiden voyage

LNG-fuelled tanker delivered to Terntank

MHI hopes to forming shipbuilding alliances

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Work Boat World

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First Damen tug for Ocean

First Damen tug for Ocean

Responding to fleet expansion requirements, Italian towage company Ocean has ordered a Stan Tug 2608 from Damen Shipyards Group. The contract marks...

Vane Brothers fleet expansion continues

Vane Brothers fleet expansion continues

Vane Brothers has taken delivery of the tugboat Delaware. The Delaware is the fourth of eight vessels in Vane’s Elizabeth Anne-class of 3,130kW tugboats...

Bollinger delivers inland towboat

Bollinger Shipyards has announced the delivery of the Cole Guidry, a 24.3-metre 1,490kW inland towboat to Lorris G. Towing of Cut Off, Louisiana in...

Virginia Institute of Marine Science orders replacement vessel

JMS Naval Architects of Connecticut in the USA has been awarded a contract from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) to provide concept through...

New York Water Taxi to get new owner

The Durst Organisation has announced that it has closed a transaction for the sale of New York Water Taxi (NYWT) to New York Cruise Lines (NYCL).

Ukraine: Transparency to be a part of future USPA dredging tender

Oman port development project awards €480 million LOI to Boskalis

Maldives to receive first Royal IHC Easydredge 3700 from China

Taiwan Strait transit raises Chinese carrier’s profile

Water taxi expansion for Washington DC

Thai ferry hits the water

Horizon delivers nineteenth towboat to Florida Marine Transporters

Sener designs two ships for MARPOL waste collection

World’s first LNG-powered hopper dredger launched

Tanker-support ice-breaker ‘Alexander Sannikov’ launched

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Fisheries and Aquaculture

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US NOAA release report to Congress on global IUU

NOAA Fisheries has released its 2017 Biennial Report to Congress on illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU) practices around the world. The...

Gondan delivers live fish carrier

Gondan delivers live fish carrier

On December 7, Astilleros Gondan delivered the vessel ‘Martin Sæle’, the yard’s first live fish carrier.  After successfully completing...

Shallow-draught Yukon River tender

“If it works well, then why change it?” might have been the idea of the owner of a new Yukon River salmon tender building at WCT Marine’s shipyard...

Fishing boat carrying dead thresher sharks seized in Cebu Province

A fishing boat carrying 19 fully-grown dead thresher sharks was apprehended by Philippine authorities just off the northern coast of Cebu Province on Wednesday,...

Philippine authorities seize two tonnes of illegally-caught shark meat

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and the Philippine Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) reported the seizure of crates containing around two...

New fish-harvesting vessel for DESS

Bycatch criteria for US imports introduced

River restoration boosts Maine’s fish ecosystem

Fishermen rescued after vessel fire

Live fish carrier launching at Gondan

European fisheries see stock improvement

Canada amends small fishing vessel inspection regulations

Macduff delivers twin rig trawler ‘Rebecca’

Talley's ordered to pay $94,000 after death of crewman

Deep Sea Supply and Marine Harvest to start aquaculture JV