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Wallenius Wilhelmsen's New RoRo Vessel Nabucco Named in Sweden

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Wallenius Wilhelmsen has recently celebrated the naming ceremony of the RoRo vessel MV Nabucco at the Port of Gothenburg.The ceremony was live-streamed from Gothenburg, with only a select group attending due to the recent increase in Covid cases.

Sweden: Fire on Cargo Ship Loaded with Timber Continues into Fourth Day

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A fire that started on a cargo ship carrying timber off Sweden's west coast on Saturday was still raging on Tuesday, authorities said, though it had not spread to the ship itself.Several organizations

Sanmar Buys a third Shipyard

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Sanmar has acquired a third shipyard in Turkey.Founded in 1976, Sanmar builds tugboats at its two shipyards, Sanmar Tuzla and Sanmar Altinova, in the cities of Istanbul and Yalova respectively.The shipyard

Shipbuilding

LNG Bunker Barge Clean Canaveral Delivered

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Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding said it has delivered the 340-ft.

Centus Marine Orders Another Fast Crew Boat from Strategic Marine

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Singapore-based shipbuilder Strategic Marine has won a new contract from Centus Marine for a 42m

HII Begins Building Destroyer George M. Neal (DDG 131)

Ingalls Burner specialist Jason Jackson, right, st

America’s largest military shipbuilding company Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls

Contracts

X-Press Feeders Orders Eight Dual-fuel Methanol-powered Containerships

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Eastaway, a subsidiary of Singapore-based X-Press Feeders Group, has ordered eight dual-fuel

Manson Wins Dredging Work in Saint Marys, Ga.

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Seattle-based Manson Construction Co., has been awarded a $16,945,950 firm-fixed-price contract

Gaslog Orders Four LNG Carriers from DSME

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GasLog Ltd. has ordered four new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers from South Korean shipyard

Technology

Crowley Commits to Net-zero GHG Emissions by 2050

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As the maritime industry collectively struggles to chart the course toward decarbonization

Cox Marine, Shape UK Team to Demo a Dual-Fuel Diesel/Hydrogen Outboard Engine

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Cox Marine joined SHAPE UK, a consortium looking to transition Portsmouth International Port into

Eye on Design: Where Are the Transportation Macro Designers?

Figure 1: Design Spiral, Evans, J. Harvey (1959),

As naval architects and marine engineers we are familiar with the design spiral. While design is

Legal

Moscow Eyes Ban on Foreign Ships Carrying Russian Fuel via Northern Sea Route

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Russia is considering banning foreign vessels from shipping Russian energy cargoes via the

BIMCO Launches Contract for Security Escort Vessels

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Shipping association BIMCO said it has created a new standard contract for providing a balanced

Gas Price Windfall Makes Gazprom Patient Over Nord Stream 2 Delay

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Windfall revenues from high European gas prices mean Russia's Gazprom will not start pumping gas

People & Company News

Parker Towing Promotes Three

Jeremy Headley (Photo: Parker Towing)

Parker Towing, a barging company in the southeastern U.S., announced it has promoted three

Maine Maritime Academy Names Paul as President

Jerald S. “Jerry” Paul  (Photo: Maine Maritime Aca

Maine Maritime Academy’s Board of Trustees announced that Jerald S. “Jerry” Paul has been named as

Inchcape Shipping Services Hires Solstad as Europe VP

Hege Solstad (Photo: Inchcape Shipping Services)

Hege Solstad has joined port agency and marine services provider Inchcape Shipping Services as

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