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MOL completes first sea trial of large ferry fueled with renewable diesel

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Keel laid for new Russian Project MPSV06M rescue vessel

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Work Boat World Offshore Projects Roundup – March 30, 2022

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Construction underway on new patrol boats for German customs service

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Pontoon workboat delivered to Bahrain Defence Force

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Uber Boat to get two additional catamarans for Thames sailings

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PIL orders four LNG dual-fuel boxships from Chinese yard

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Berth construction planned for Manila International Container Terminal

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Attack submarine Oregon delivered to US Navy

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Philippines’ Cokaliong Shipping puts new ferry into service

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Construction starts on Edison Chouest Offshore’s newest windfarm SOV

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Firefighting boat handed over to King County, Washington

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Port of Brisbane issues guidance on reopening of berths following recent flooding

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CU Lines orders two 7,000TEU newbuildings

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Port of Brisbane provides updates on flood response efforts

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Vietnamese tour boat capsizing leaves 13 dead; four others missing

Thirteen people were killed after a tour boat capsized off the coast of central Vietnam on Saturday, February 26. The unidentified vessel had 39 passengers and crew on bo .. The post Vietnamese tour boat capsizing leaves 13 dead four others missing appeared first on ....

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First steel cut for 7,000CEU car carrier for SFL

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Chinese-built electric tour boat hits the water

Tongfang Jiangxin Shipbuilding of China has floated out a new sightseeing boat ordered by local operator the Wuhan Lee Kee Ferry Group. Named Lee Kee 01, the CCS classed .. The post Chinese built electric tour boat hits the water appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

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Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for January/February 2022

WORK BOAT WORLD: Retired Philippine Navy Vice Admiral Eduardo Ma. R. Santos has been designated as the new Maritime Goodwill Ambassador of the Philippines in the Internat .. The post Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for January/February 2022 appeared first on Bair....

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US Navy decommissions patrol craft Firebolt

The US Navy decommissioned one of its ten remaining Cyclone class coastal patrol craft in a ceremony at Naval Support Activity Bahrain on Wednesday, February 23. The near .. The post US Navy decommissions patrol craft Firebolt appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

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Construction starts on new Spirit of Tasmania ferry

Rauma Marine Constructions RMC of Finland recently held a steel cutting ceremony to mark the start of construction of a new Ro Pax ferry ordered by Australian operator .. The post Construction starts on new Spirit of Tasmania ferry appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

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Philippine builder launches 18m ringnetter pair

Philippine shipbuilder Josefa Slipways floated out two new steel hulled ringnet fishing vessels in a ceremony in Sual, Pangasinan province, on Monday, February 28. The 18 .. The post Philippine builder launches 18m ringnetter pair appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

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AWARDS 2021 | Best Gangway Supplier – SMST

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AWARDS 2021 | Best Davit Supplier – Vestdavit

Best Davit Supplier – Vestdavit Bergen, Norway based Vestdavit has been designing and manufacturing safe, easy, low maintenance, and reliable davits for launching and r .. The post AWARDS 2021 | Best Davit Supplier – Vestdavit appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

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Defence firm secures Royal New Zealand Navy fleet support contract

Babcock, through its Babcock Australasia division, has been awarded a further seven and a half year Maritime Fleet Sustainment Service contract by the New Zealand Defence .. The post ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-12h-52m ago

Turkey to limit Russian warship sailings in Dardanelles, Bosphorus through treaty implementation

Turkey amp 8217 s foreign ministry has confirmed that the country amp 8217 s government will implement an international treaty with the aim of potentially limiting the movement .. The post Turkey to limit Russian warship sailings in Dardanelles, Bosphorus through treaty implementatio....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-13h-10m ago

AFMA to supply vessel freezer inspection kits to Pacific Island neighbours

In support of effective Monitoring Control and Surveillance MCS of fisheries resources in the Pacific, 25 freezer inspection kits have been assembled by the Australian .. The post AFMA to supply vessel freezer inspection kits to Pacific Island neighbours appeared first on Baird Mari....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-13h-35m ago

Inverlussa Marine Services orders hybrid support vessels from Dutch builder

Inverlussa Marine Services of Scotland has placed orders for two 27 by 13 metre aquaculture support vessels. The first vessel will be named Eloise Eslea and will be deli .. The post Inverlussa Marine Services orders hybrid support vessels from Dutch builder ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-16h-36m ago

Rohde Nielsen wraps up beach protection works at Skagen, Denmark

Rohde Nielsen recently completed a beach nourishment project as part of a coastal protection campaign on the east coast of Skagen, Denmark. The company amp 8217 s hopper dre .. The post Rohde Nielsen wraps up beach protection works at Skagen, Denmark appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-16h-40m ago

Ports of Stockholm reports high passenger numbers, increased freight volumes in 2021 despite Covid-19

Ports of Stockholm has reported that during 2021, its passenger and freight volumes remained at high levels even amidst the Covid 19 pandemic. Ro Ro freight segment traff .. The post Ports of Stockholm reports high passenger numbers, increased freight volumes ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-16h-46m ago

Future US Navy oiler to honour civil rights activist Thurgood Marshall

US Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro has confirmed that a future US Navy replenishment oiler will be named USNS Thurgood Marshall after a former US Supreme Court Just .. The post Future US Navy oiler to honour civil rights activist Thurgood Marshall appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-16h-51m ago

Nine rescued from burning drilling rig near Sabine Pass, Texas

US Coast Guard personnel rescued nine people from a rig on fire near Sabine Pass, Texas, on Thursday, February 24. Coast Guard Sector Houston Galveston watchstanders rece .. The post Nine rescued from burning drilling rig near Sabine Pass, Texas appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-1d-16h-55m ago

AWARDS 2021 | Best Large Wellboat – Harald Martin – Tersan Shipyard

Best Large Wellboat – Harald Martin – Tersan Shipyard Turkey amp 8217 s Tersan Shipyards is carving out a lucrative and important niche for itself in the international m .. The post AWARDS 2021 | Best Large Wellboat – Harald Martin – Tersan Shipyard appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-3h-18m ago

OPINION | China’s grey zone tactics amount to far more than just laser games

Just after lunchtime on February 17, China for the first time undertook grey zone actions in the seas close to Australia. There have been many earlier cyber intrusions ta .. The post OPINION | China’s grey zone tactics amount to far more than just laser games appeared first on Baird Maritime.....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-9h-40m ago

Turkish authorities claim cargo ship hit by bomb off Odessa Port, Ukraine

Turkish maritime authorities have claimed that a Turkish owned vessel was struck by a bomb shortly after it left the Ukrainian Black Sea port of Odessa on Thursday, Febru .. The post Turkish authorities claim cargo ship hit by bomb off Odessa Port, Ukraine appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-9h-42m ago

Interceptor RIBs delivered to Lebanese Army

UAE builder Asis Boats has delivered four rigid inflatable boats RIBs in a series to the Lebanese Army for use by its Marine Commando Regiment. The 11 metre interceptor .. The post Interceptor RIBs delivered to Lebanese Army appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-10h-16m ago

CMA CGM suspends vessel calls to Ukraine

The CMA CGM Group has said it has been closely monitoring the situation in Ukraine and the Black Sea region and has decided to suspend all vessel calls to the country unt .. The post CMA CGM suspends vessel calls to Ukraine appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-13h-44m ago

US Coast Guard’s 46th Sentinel-class cutter commissioned into service

The US Coast Guard formally welcomed its 46th Sentinel class fast response cutter FRC into service in a ceremony at the Port of Tampa on Wednesday, February 23. Built b .. The post US Coast Guard amp 8217 s 46th Sentinel class cutter commissioned into service appeared first on Baird Mar....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-15m ago

US Maritime Administration earmarks US$450 million grant funding for port improvements

The US Department of Transportation amp 8217 s Maritime Administration MARAD has confirmed that availability of nearly US$450 million in newly available grant funding for .. The post US Maritime Administration earmarks US$450 million grant funding for port improvements appeared first on B....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-20m ago

Croatian yard starts building wind-powered cruise ship

Croatian shipyard Brodosplit has begun construction on a new three masted cruise sailship. Once completed, the vessel will be 63.5 metres long and 10 metres wide, with a .. The post Croatian yard starts building wind powered cruise ship appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-25m ago

Jamaica’s Ocean Group welcomes ASD tug to Kingston Port fleet

Jamaican operator the Ocean Group has taken delivery of a new ASD tug from Turkish builder Med Marine. The Robert Allan Ltd designed Ocean Blue Mahoe will be used for shi .. The post Jamaica amp 8217 s Ocean Group welcomes ASD tug to Kingston Port fleet appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-30m ago

Ocean Infinity awards contract for six 85m robotic vessels

Fincantieri, through subsidiary Vard, has secured a contract to design and build six marine robotic vessels for research and survey company Ocean Infinity. The 85 metre v .. The post Ocean Infinity awards contract for six 85m robotic vessels appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-35m ago

Autonomous electric vessel to be trialled in Kiel, Germany

An electric powered autonomous vessel will undergo a series of trials in the German city of Kiel as part of an initiative aimed at introducing an integrated inner city mo .. The post Autonomous electric vessel to be trialled in Kiel, Germany appeared first on Baird Marit....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-1mo-3w-4d-16h-40m ago

Baffin Fisheries subsidiary orders Turkish-built 80m stern trawler

Niqitaq Fisheries, a fully owned subsidiary of Canada amp 8217 s Baffin Fisheries Company, has placed an order for a new stern trawler to be built by Tersan Shipyard of Turk .. The post Baffin Fisheries subsidiary orders Turkish built 80m stern trawler appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-1m ago

Plan progresses for RAN’s Darwin maintenance centre

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has confirmed the release of a tender for an industry partner to head a new Royal Australian Navy RAN regional maintenance centre in Darwi .. The post Plan progresses for RAN amp 8217 s Darwin maintenance centre appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-11m ago

Eastland Port’s Wharf 7 rebuild ready to get underway

After years in the planning, work will begin soon on one of the most significant parts of Eastland Port amp 8217 s Twin Berth project. Eastland Port is located in Gisborne, .. The post Eastland Port amp 8217 s Wharf 7 rebuild ready to get underway appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-21m ago

Propulsion-related defects found in three South Korean submarines

South Korean Navy officials have confirmed the discovery of a number of defects that will place three of the service amp 8217 s diesel electric submarines out of action for .. The post Propulsion related defects found in three South Korean submarines appeared first on Baird M....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-35m ago

Intership wellboat floated out in Spain

Spanish builder Zamakona Yards has floated out a new wellboat ordered by Norway amp 8217 s Intership. Inter Atlantic is the first of two wellboats that Zamakona is building .. The post Intership wellboat floated out in Spain appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-40m ago

Japanese partners to collaborate on development of offshore wind construction vessels

Japanese companies Mitsui OSK Lines MOL and Toyo Construction have entered into a memorandum of understanding MOU on evaluating potential collaboration in offshore wi .. The post Japanese partners to collaborate on development of offshore wind constru....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-45m ago

Philippine Coast Guard’s largest vessel sails on delivery voyage

The Philippine Coast Guard amp 8217 s PCG newest multi role response vessel MRRV has departed Japan and is now sailing for home waters. The future BRP Teresa Magbanua le .. The post Philippine Coast Guard amp 8217 s largest vessel sails on delivery voyage appeared first on Baird Maritime.....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-16h-51m ago

AWARDS 2021 | Best Whale Watcher – Te Ao Marama – Teknicraft Design

Best Whale Watcher – Te Ao Marama – Teknicraft Design Baird Maritime has seemingly and for years featured impressive examples of Teknicraft’s art and science. The f .. The post AWARDS 2021 | Best Whale Watcher – Te Ao Marama – Teknicraft Design appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-18h-16m ago

COLUMN | Yinson gets big in Brazil, while competitors bleed, and POSH quits Taiwan [Offshore Accounts]

Asian companies have taken a battering in the offshore industry downturn. Singapore’s Ezion and Ezra have gone into liquidation, Malaysian OSV builder and owner Nam Che .. The post COLUMN | Yinson gets big in Brazil, while competitors bleed, and POSH quits Taiwan Offshore Accounts appeared first....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-9h-37m ago

CMA CGM to operate Beirut Port container terminal under 10-year concession

CMA Terminals, a fully owned subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, has been chosen to manage, operate, and maintain the Port of Beirut amp 8217 s container terminal for a 10 year .. The post CMA CGM to operate Beirut Port container terminal under 10 year concession appeared first on Baird Maritime.....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-10h-2m ago

CU Lines orders two 2,700TEU newbuildings

China United Lines CU Lines has awarded China State Shipbuilding Corporation CSSC subsidiary Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding a contract for the construction of two cont .. The post CU Lines orders two 2,700TEU newbuildings appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-10h-10m ago

Australian defence officials condemn Chinese naval vessel’s “lasing” of patrol aircraft

The Australian Department of Defence DOD has confirmed that on Thursday, February 17, the crew of a Royal Australian Air Force RAAF P 8A Poseidon maritime patrol airc .. The post Australian defence officials condemn Chinese naval vessel amp 8217 s amp 8220 lasing amp 8221 of patrol aircraft....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-10h-25m ago

Philippine Fisheries Development Authority acquires fish port workboat

The Philippine Fisheries Development Authority PFDA has taken delivery of a new FRP centre console workboat from local builder BangkaPro. The newbuild has an LOA of 5.8 .. The post Philippine Fisheries Development Authority acquires fish port workboat appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-11h-11m ago

New 450-pax tour boat delivered to Xiamen operator

Chinese operator the Xiamen Bo Saidong Tourism Group recently took delivery of a new sightseeing vessel. The CCS classed Bo Sai Dong 66 amp 8220 Bo Sai East 66 amp 8221 was .. The post New 450 pax tour boat delivered to Xiamen operator appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-16h-20m ago

Russian Navy frigate Neutrashimy begins acceptance trials following refit

United Shipbuilding Corporation amp 8217 s USC Yantar Baltic Shipbuilding Plant has completed modernisation work on the Russian Navy amp 8217 s Project 11540 frigate Neutrash .. The post Russian Navy frigate Neutrashimy begins acceptance trials following refit appeared first on Ba....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-16h-30m ago

Portsmouth International Port unveils 20-year expansion plan

Portsmouth International Port in the UK recently unveiled a master plan covering expansion projects that will be initiated and completed over a 20 year period. The projec .. The post Portsmouth International Port unveils 20 year expansion plan appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-16h-40m ago

MOL orders two locally built LNG-fueled ferries

Mitsui OSK Lines MOL and subsidiary MOL Ferry have placed orders for two LNG fueled Ro Pax ferries in a series to be built by local shipyard Naikai Zosen Corporation. T .. The post MOL orders two locally built LNG fueled ferries appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-1d-16h-50m ago

12 missing after fire hits underway ferry off Corfu, Greece

Greek authorities have confirmed that 12 people have gone missing after a Ro Pax ferry caught fire while underway near Corfu island on Friday, February 18. The Hellenic C .. The post 12 missing after fire hits underway ferry off Corfu, Greece appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-2d-9h-30m ago

OPINION | Frigate deployment shows Germany’s intent in the Indo-Pacific

The German Navy frigate Bayern is making its way home after its six month deployment to the Indo Pacific. Earlier this week, the Brandenburg class ship made its last refu .. The post OPINION | Frigate deployment shows Germany’s intent in the Indo Pacific appeared first on Baird Maritime.....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-9h-47m ago

Car carrier abandoned after catching fire off Azores

A Japanese owned pure car and truck carrier PCTC was abandoned by its crew in the mid Atlantic Ocean off Portugal amp 8217 s Azores region after a fire ignited on board on .. The post Car carrier abandoned after catching fire off Azores appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-9h-58m ago

The ongoing Ukraine crisis – naval aspects

The major build up of Russian land forces around Ukraine has received a great deal of media attention, but the accompanying accumulation of warships of the Russian Federa .. The post The ongoing Ukraine crisis – naval aspects appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-12h-53m ago

Wilhelmsen acquires stake in Reach Subsea

Norwegian shipping company Wilhelmsen has acquired a 21 per cent stake in local marine services provider Reach Subsea. Together, Wilhelmsen and Reach will form a strategi .. The post Wilhelmsen acquires stake in Reach Subsea appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-13h-7m ago

Hybrid crane vessel delivered to Amsterdam’s Waternet

Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld has delivered a new crane vessel to Waternet Amsterdam, the organisation responsible for delivering fresh water and associated management serv .. The post Hybrid crane vessel delivered to Amsterdam amp 8217 s Waternet appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-13h-18m ago

PIL launches new China-Australia service

Pacific International Lines PIL will introduce a new weekly express service connecting China and Australia. The new service, known as the Sino Australia Express SAE , .. The post PIL launches new China Australia service appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-16h ago

GEAR | New electric outboard promises improved performance, easier transportability

Mercury Marine, a division of Brunswick Corporation, will soon unveil a new range of electric outboard motors optimised for small, amp 8220 launch anywhere amp 8221 boats. Me .. The post GEAR | New electric outboard promises improved performance, easier transportability appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-16h-11m ago

Kotug to deploy electric pusher tug for transport of cocoa

Kotug will deploy the first in a new series of electric pusher tugs to handle barges transporting imported cocoa beans between the Port of Amsterdam and Cargill amp 8217 s c .. The post Kotug to deploy electric pusher tug for transport of cocoa appeared first on Baird Maritime.....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-16h-20m ago

New two-ship jetty completed at Abu Dhabi’s Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach

Abu Dhabi port operator the AD Ports Group has completed construction of a new cruise jetty at Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach. The new jetty features eight mooring dolphins, f .. The post New two ship jetty completed at Abu Dhabi amp 8217 s Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-16h-30m ago

New AMSA marine notice reiterates need for safe pilot transfer arrangements

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority AMSA recently issued a marine notice reminding shipowners, operators, masters, crews, recognised organisations, marine pilots a .. The post New AMSA marine notice reiterates need for safe pilot transfer arrangements appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-4d-16h-40m ago

COLUMN | Responsibility to carry [Grey Power]

If you refuse to carry cargo that you disapprove of, are you being responsible and ethical, or, in the words of the old saying, cutting off your nose to spite your face .. The post COLUMN | Responsibility to carry Grey Power appeared first on Baird Maritime....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-9h-30m ago

Tug captains’ planned strikes to “grind ports to a halt,” towage provider claims

Towage company Svitzer Australia is working towards preventing a planned series of strikes by tug captains from taking place in some of the country amp 8217 s major ports. T .. The post Tug captains amp 8217 planned strikes to amp 8220 grind ports to a halt, amp 8221 towage provider claims ap....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-9h-55m ago

TT-Line to relocate to Geelong ferry terminal in spring 2022

TT Line Company has confirmed that it will relocate from Station Pier, Port Melbourne, to Corio Quay, Geelong, where its new state of the art, multi purpose terminal will .. The post TT Line to relocate to Geelong ferry terminal in spring 2022 appeared first on Baird Maritime....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-11h-8m ago

New ambulance boat to serve Norway’s Austevoll Municipality

Finnish builder Kewatec Aluboat has delivered a new catamaran ambulance boat to Austevoll Municipality in Western Norway. Austevolljenta amp 8220 Austevoll Girl amp 8221 ha .. The post New ambulance boat to serve Norway amp 8217 s Austevoll Municipality appeared first on Baird Maritime....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-11h-29m ago

Fire hits Perenco platform offshore Congo-Brazzaville

Oil and gas company Perenco has confirmed that a fire incident occurred on one of its platforms in the waters off Congo Brazzaville on Tuesday, February 15. The company s .. The post Fire hits Perenco platform offshore Congo Brazzaville appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-12h-50m ago

Sapura Energy subsidiaries served with winding-up petitions

The board of directors of Malaysia amp 8217 s Sapura Energy said in a statement earlier this week that a number of wholly owned subsidiaries of the company have been served .. The post Sapura Energy subsidiaries served with winding up petitions appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-13h-11m ago

Dutch yard launches Jan De Nul’s newest water injection dredger

Dutch shipbuilder Neptune Marine has launched a new water injection dredger ordered by the Jan De Nul Group. Pancho utilises an existing Neptune Marine workboat design wh .. The post Dutch yard launches Jan De Nul amp 8217 s newest water injection dredger appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-16h-20m ago

New jackup barge to support maintenance of Royal Navy ships

Netherlands based Ravestein recently delivered a new self elevating maintenance barge to the Royal Navy amp 8217 s base in Portsmouth. Named Typhoon 3000, the specialist ves .. The post New jackup barge to support maintenance of Royal Navy ships appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-16h-30m ago

Brittany operator orders cargo sailship with 350-tonne capacity

Brittany based cargo transport operator Grain de Sail has awarded Piriou a contract for the construction of a new cargo sailship with a total hold capacity of 350 tonnes. .. The post Brittany operator orders cargo sailship with 350 tonne capacity appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-16h-40m ago

BC’s Kitasoo Xai’xais First Nation puts new SAR landing craft into service

The Kitasoo Xai amp 8217 xais First Nation of British Columbia recently placed a new search and rescue SAR capable landing craft into service in the waters around the Grea .. The post BC amp 8217 s Kitasoo Xai amp 8....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-16h-50m ago

Former metallurgist gets 30-month prison sentence for falsifying results of steel testing on parts for US Navy submarines

The former Director of Metallurgy at US based defence contractor Bradken has been sentenced in US District Court in Tacoma to 30 months in prison, and made to pay a US$50 .. The post Former metallurgist gets 30 month prison sentence for falsifying results o....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-16h-56m ago

AWARDS 2021 | Best Shrimper – Federico C – Astillero Federico Contessi y Cia

Best Shrimper – Federico C – Astillero Federico Contessi y Cia Traditional looking, perhaps, but with a very modern hull shape and the best of equipment and finishes, .. The post AWARDS 2021 | Best Shrimper – Federico C – Astillero Federico Contessi y Cia appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-21h-8m ago

AWARDS 2021 | Best Scallop Boat – Lady Comeau III – Allswater Marine

Best Scallop Boat – Lady Comeau III – Allswater Marine For the design of this fourth vessel for his high quality fleet, this experienced Nova Scotian owner went to co .. The post AWARDS 2021 | Best Scallop Boat – Lady Comeau III – Allswater Marine appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-5d-21h-26m ago

Mumbai shipyard faces allegations of US$3 billion bank fraud

India amp 8217 s Central Bureau of Investigation CBI has launched a probe into incidences of fraud that were allegedly committed by a local private shipbuilder between 200 .. The post Mumbai shipyard faces allegations of US$3 billion bank fraud appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-10h-27m ago

Plimsoll Marine takes delivery of fourth pusher tug in series

New Orleans based Plimsoll Marine, a subsidiary of the Cooper Group of Companies, has taken delivery of the fourth vessel in a series of pusher tugs built by local shipya .. The post Plimsoll Marine takes delivery of fourth pusher tug in series appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-11h-15m ago

GEAR | New Norwegian-built suspension seat range boasts fatigue-reducing features

Norwegian manufacturer Norsap recently unveiled a new boat seat that the company claims reduces the risk for injury and fatigue when executing operations in harsh and hos .. The post GEAR | New Norwegian built suspension seat range boasts fatigue reducing features appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-11h-38m ago

US Navy christens LDUUV prototype

The US Navy recently conducted a vehicle christening for the service amp 8217 s first Snakehead Large Displacement Unmanned Undersea Vehicle LDUUV . The UUV is designed to .. The post US Navy christens LDUUV prototype appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-16h-20m ago

MAIB releases report on capsizing of trawler Diamond D

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch MAIB recently released a marine accident investigation report on the flooding, capsizing, and sinking of the prawn trawler D .. The post MAIB releases report on capsizing of trawler Diamond D appeared first on Baird Maritime. ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-16h-30m ago

Centerline Logistics joins LNG bunker barge design project

Seattle based petroleum transport company Centerline Logistics has signed a letter of intent LOI with engineering firm Vard Marine on the development of a 6,000 cubic m .. The post Centerline Logistics joins LNG bunker barge design project appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-16h-40m ago

Work Boat World Offshore Vessel Charters Roundup – February 16, 2022

Installation/decommissioning and maintenance vessel operators are the main focus of this latest roundup of newly awarded charter contracts. Upcoming deployments will be i .. The post Work Boat World Offshore Vessel Charters Roundup – February 16, 2022 appeared first on ....

Baird Maritime Published 2y-2mo-6d-16h-50m ago

Search teams find suspected debris from Indonesian submarine Nanggala

Indonesian search and recovery teams have found debris believed to have originated from the submarine KRI Nanggala, which disappeared in the Bali Strait on Wednesday, Apr ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-3w-6d-4h-30m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | Siabo – First of three new pilot boats for PNG Ports Corporation

Australian boatbuilder Norman R. Wright and Sons has delivered a new pilot boat to Papua New Guinea port operator PNG Ports Corporation. Siabo is the first in a series of ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-8h-10m ago

OPINION | US naval intrusion exposes India’s political weakness

In a move that has deeply embarrassed the Indian government, a guided missile destroyer from the US 7th Fleet transgressed into India’s exclusive economic zone on April ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-8h-15m ago

RAN ships to join search for missing Indonesian submarine

The Australian Department of Defence DOD has said that the Indonesian government has accepted Australia amp 8217 s offer to help search for the missing submarine KRI Nang ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-9h ago

BOOK REVIEW | Fabled Fifteen: The Pacific War Saga of Carrier Air Group 15

This is an excellent example of a, fortunately, fast growing publishing genre. That is the very personalised but accurate histories of World War II that have, so to speak ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-10h-52m ago

Maryland Pilots takes delivery of fourth boat in series

The Association of Maryland Pilots recently took delivery of a new pilot boat from Gladding Hearn Shipbuilding. The Ray Hunt designed newbuild is the fourth in a series t ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-11h-22m ago

MBARI’s future research ship to perform ocean expeditions

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute MBARI has confirmed that construction will soon begin on its newest ocean going research ship. The vessel will be named Dav ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-12h-56m ago

Peel Ports successfully completes first trial of autonomous survey vessel

Peel Ports has taken delivery of an autonomous unmanned survey vessel, which recently completed its first successful trial at Crosby Marine Lake, North of Liverpool. Name ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-13h-27m ago

Construction completed on new catamaran tour boat for Alaska operator

Construction has been completed on a new aluminium catamaran vessel ordered by Major Marine Tours of Seward, Alaska. Designed by Teknicraft of New Zealand, the hydrofoil ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-13h-55m ago

Work Boat World Offshore Projects Roundup – April 23, 2021

The latest string of recently awarded and completed offshore projects covers a broad range of work types including installation, decommissioning, and subsea surveys. Alth ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-14h-28m ago

Spain’s first S-80-class submarine launched

Spanish shipyard Navantia held a launching ceremony for the first unit in a new class of four diesel electric submarines on Thursday, April 22. The S 80 class submarine w ......

Baird Maritime Published 2y-11mo-4w-1d-15h-7m ago

Survivor recounts events leading to Philippine cargo ship grounding

The Philippine Coast Guard has disclosed details of the events that led to a vessel grounding incident in Surigao del Norte province earlier this week. This development c ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2h-55m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | Al Dairah – P&O Maritime Logistics adds Australian-built boat to Dubai pilotage fleet

P amp 38 O Maritime Logistics, the port and marine services subsidiary of UAE based global port operator DP World, has taken delivery of a new all FRP pilot boat for operati ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-8h-10m ago

FEATURE | Oil spill cleanup vessel finds new life as pilot station boat for Staten Island

A unique vessel conversion project is presently in its final stages at Feeney Shipyard in upper New York State. The object of the conversion is the former Maine Responder ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-8h-15m ago

Canadian shipping company pleads guilty in US court for 2017 wastewater discharges

Canadian shipping company Algoma Central Corporation has been fined US$500,000 after pleading guilty in the US Court for the Western District of New York to dumping waste ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-8h-30m ago

DEME to form offshore wind JV with Japan’s Penta Ocean

DEME Offshore and Japanese contractor Penta Ocean Construction have agreed to establish a joint venture that will focus on the construction of offshore wind farms in Japa ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-9h-8m ago

Ireland’s first catamaran windfarm service vessel floated out

Singapore shipyard Penguin International has launched the first catamaran windfarm service vessel that will operate under the Irish flag. Built to a BV classed Incat Crow ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-9h-17m ago

Hagland Shipping orders zero-emission bulker pair

Norwegian operator Hagland Shipping has entered into a contract with Dutch shipyard Royal Bodewes for the construction of two self discharging bulk carriers of 5,000 DWT ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-9h-27m ago

Port of Weipa to undergo maintenance dredging

North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation NQBP will soon begin maintenance dredging at the Port of Weipa. The trailing suction hopper dredger Brisbane will be used for th ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-9h-42m ago

US Navy commissions littoral combat ship Oakland

The US Navy commissioned the Independence class littoral combat ship LCS USS Oakland in a ceremony on Saturday, April 17. Oakland will be homeported in San Diego with 1 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-10h ago

Construction begins on new diesel-electric pushboats for Hidrodivias do Brasil

Brazilian shipyard Belov Engenharia has begun construction on a new fleet of diesel electric pushboats for logistics operator Hidrovias do Brasil. The Robert Allan Ltd R ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-10h-16m ago

Indonesian submarine goes missing during training exercise in Bali Strait

Indonesian authorities have confirmed that one of the country amp 8217 s submarines has disappeared while participating in a training exercise in the waters between Java and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-11h-42m ago

GEAR | Volvo Penta IPS selected for China, Norway, US pilot boats

Volvo Penta amp 8217 s Inboard Performance System IPS has been installed on three different pilot boats currently in operation in China, Norway, and the United States. Alt ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-2h-18m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | Serac – Alaska’s Glacier Bay National Park takes delivery of catamaran workhorse

A new semi displacement catamaran pilot and escort boat was recently handed over to the US National Park Service NPS for use in the Glacier Bay National Park and Preser ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-8h-11m ago

Crowley tug begins biofuel trials

Crowley Shipping and Shell Trading US Company STUSCO recently initiated use of low carbon biofuel to power the Crowley tug Veteran, a ship assist and escort tug servi ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-8h-40m ago

MMA, Worley ink MOU to explore Asia Pacific offshore wind prospects

Australian companies MMA Offshore and Worley have entered into a memorandum of understanding MOU to jointly provide integrated services to the offshore wind market in T ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-8h-50m ago

Ocean Infinity, Gregg Drilling form geotechnical services JV

Marine robotics company Ocean Infinity and geotechnical drilling firm Gregg Drilling, a subsidiary of Sealaska, have formed a joint venture with the aim of providing geot ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-8h-57m ago

Repairs underway on damaged French submarine Perle

Repairs are ongoing on the French Navy nuclear powered submarine Perle, which was damaged by an onboard fire while undergoing an overhaul at Toulon on June 12, 2020. Fren ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-9h-6m ago

Ghana’s Alpha Nautical Services adds crewboat to fleet

Ghana based Alpha Nautical Services recently took delivery of a 26 metre fast crewboat. The vessel, which has been named Manye, was originally built by Damen Shipyards Gr ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-9h-26m ago

New fast ferry for Zhejiang province completes sea trials

China amp 8217 s Jianglong Shipbuilding has completed conducting sea trials of a new high speed catamaran ferry ordered by local operator Zhoushan Putuo Huandao Passenger Tr ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-9h-36m ago

Philippine Coast Guard, partners find missing crew of grounded cargo vessel

The Philippine Coast Guard, the Philippine National Police Maritime Group, and other local partners have rescued seven of the 20 crewmen who were initially reported missi ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-9h-52m ago

Future RoCN amphibious ship floated out

Taiwanese shipbuilder CSBC Corporation has floated out a new 153 metre landing platform dock LPD slated for the Republic of China Navy RoCN . The future RoCS Yushan wi ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-10h-58m ago

Harbour workboat delivered to Hempstead, New York

The town of Hempstead in New York recently took delivery of a new multi purpose harbour workboat from Safe Boats International of Bremerton, Washington. Built by Safe Boa ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1d-11h-29m ago

Chinese yard launches first of three LNG battery hybrid PCTCs for UECC

The first of three LNG battery hybrid pure car and truck carriers PCTCs commissioned by United European Car Carriers UECC was recently launched in a ceremony at Jiang ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-7h-55m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | Spindletop – Largest US-built all-aluminium pilot boat will serve three Texas ports

Breaux amp 8217 s Bay Craft of Loreauville, Louisiana recently handed over a new custom built, all aluminium pilot boat to the Sabine Pilots Service of Port Arthur, Texas. S ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-8h-10m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | P XVII – Durable, all-weather GRP craft for Dunkirk Marine Pilotage Station

Sibiril Technologies, a boat builder based in Carantec in Brittany, recently handed over a new pilot boat to the Dunkirk Marine Pilotage Station Pilotage maritime de Dun ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-8h-15m ago

Danish design firm unveils new gas bunkering ship series

Danish naval architects Knud E. Hansen has launched a new series of liquefied gas bunkering tankers. The flagship design of the project is a 126.5 by 20.5 metre vessel w ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-8h-30m ago

Four Flex LNG ships awarded long-term charters with Cheniere

Flex LNG has entered into time charterparty agreements with UK based Cheniere Marketing International for four LNG carriers with the option for a fifth LNG carrier. Under ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-8h-43m ago

GEAR | UK builder orders remote engine monitoring systems for nine new pilot boats

Norfolk based Goodchild Marine Services has placed an order for nine asset tracking and management systems from local technology company Applied Satellite Technology AST ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-9h-4m ago

No sign of crew of grounded cargo ship in Surigao del Norte, Philippines

The Philippine Coast Guard is currently monitoring a maritime incident wherein a cargo vessel ran aground in Surigao del Norte province on Monday, April 19. Eyewitnesses ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-9h-26m ago

Future US-flagged electric tug to feature autonomous technology

Crowley Engineering Services has completed the design of the first US flagged fully electric tug to be equipped with autonomous technology. Designed jointly by Crowley an ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-9h-46m ago

TT-Line inks ferry newbuilding contract with Finnish yard

Tasmanian operator TT Line Company has entered into an agreement with Finland amp 8217 s Rauma Marine Constructions RMC for the construction of two car and passenger ferri ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-10h-24m ago

Bollinger acquires Gulf Island Fabrication’s shipyard facilities

Bollinger Shipyards of Lockport, Louisiana, has acquired Gulf Island Fabrication amp 8217 s shipyard facilities in nearby Houma. Bollinger said the acquisition expands its o ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-10h-39m ago

Dutch-designed CO2 tug-barge combination gets BV approval in principle

Netherlands based Carbon Collectors has received an approval in principle AIP from classification society Bureau Veritas BV for a CO2 tug barge combination and its as ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-11h-4m ago

Corps van Vletterlieden adds workboat to IJmuiden port fleet

Dutch marine services provider Corps van Vletterlieden has taken delivery of a multi purpose workboat for operation in the Port of IJmuiden. Originally built by Damen Shi ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-11h-30m ago

Eastern IFCA orders patrol boat from Norfolk builder

Goodchild Marine Services of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk has been awarded a contract to build a new research and patrol boat for use by the Eastern Inshore Fisheries Conserva ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-11h-41m ago

Spain’s Naviera Armas to get second 111-metre fast ferry

Spanish ferry operator Naviera Armas has confirmed that it will add a new Ro Pax vessel in its fleet in time for commencement of regular sailings in July this year. Built ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-12h-10m ago

MAIB report on trawler sinking off Scotland highlights importance of flooding preparedness

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch MAIB recently released its accident investigation report into the sinking of a commercial fishing vessel off the Scottish co ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-13h-28m ago

Viking takes delivery of seventh cruise ship in series

Viking Cruises took delivery of a new ocean going cruise ship from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri on Thursday, April 15. Like its six earlier sisters in the same series, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2d-16h-50m ago

VESSEL REVIEW | Svitzer Oued Martil – Versatile, well-equipped newbuild for Svitzer’s Tangier operations

Irish builder Safehaven Marine recently handed over a new pilot boat to Svitzer for its operations at the Port of Tanger Med on the Strait of Gibraltar east of Tangier, M ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-8h-10m ago

COLUMN | DEME starts subsea mining test in Pacific Ocean, China watches closely [Offshore Accounts]

Two weeks ago we covered the deepsea mining sector here and focused on the efforts of DeepGreen to obtain a New York stock exchange listing through a merger. We noted t ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-8h-15m ago

Pertamina International takes delivery of Japanese-built VLCC

Indonesia amp 8217 s Pertamina International Shipping recently took delivery of a new very large crude carrier VLCC from Yokohama based Japan Marine United JMU . Named Pe ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-10h-34m ago

Singapore’s Pacific International Lines refutes bankruptcy rumours

Pacific International Lines PIL has stated that recently circulating rumours about the company amp 8217 s potential bankruptcy are totally false and that the information a ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-10h-47m ago

De Poli tanker crew released following one month in captivity

Netherlands based De Poli Tankers has confirmed via social media that all 15 seafarers who were abducted by pirates from its vessel Davide B in the Gulf of Guinea on ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-11h-4m ago

Bodies of three more Seacor Power crew recovered

The US Coast Guard and partner agencies have recovered the bodies of three more crewmembers from the liftboat Seacor Power, which capsized in the Gulf of Mexico off Port ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-11h-18m ago

Containership crewman sentenced for conspiracy to smuggle US$1 billion worth of cocaine into US

The US Attorney amp 8217 s Office has said that a Montenegrin national was sentenced to five years and ten months in prison, and two years of supervised release by a United ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-11h-40m ago

US Navy LCS Freedom returns from final deployment

The US Navy littoral combat ship LCS USS Freedom has returned to San Diego, completing its final operational deployment. The ship was deployed to support Joint ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-11h-59m ago

Newbuild pilot boat is Singapore’s first hybrid-powered vessel

Singapore shipbuilder Penguin International has completed construction of a new aluminium vessel for use by its own pilotage fleet. The BV classed Penguin Tenaga will be ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-12h-38m ago

US Coast Guard decommissions patrol boat Shearwater

The US Coast Guard decommissioned the patrol boat Shearwater during a ceremony at Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, New Jersey, on Thursday, April 15. Shearwater was ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-12h-55m ago

Blast kills one on berthed vessel in Zamboanga City, Philippines

One person was killed and two others have gone missing following an explosion on a vessel berthed in Zamboanga City in the southern Philippines on Friday, April 16. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-13h-59m ago

Finnish transport ministry lobbies for reforms to pilotage act

Finland amp 8217 s Ministry of Transport and Communications has launched a project to reform the country amp 8217 s Pilotage Act. After collecting operators amp 8217 feedback, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-14h ago

Welcome to Pilotage Week!

It is exciting to see another Pilotage Week come around. Pilotage is a sector where new and interesting designs keep arising along with continual refinement of existing ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3d-14h-2m ago

Three fishermen dead, nine others missing following collision in Laccadive Sea off India

Three Indian fishermen were killed while nine of their companions have gone missing after their boat capsized and sank following a collision with a commercial vessel in ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-8h-37m ago

ICS launches new guidance on maritime security

To assist the global shipping community in preparing for threats such as piracy, kidnapping, and terrorism on the high seas, the International Chamber of Shipping ICS ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-9h-3m ago

BOOK REVIEW | On Her Majesty’s Nuclear Service

This fine book was reviewed here as a hardback last year. It has now been re published in more affordable and transportable paperback format. The author retired as a ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-9h-16m ago

US Navy decommissions amphibious ship Bonhomme Richard

The US Navy decommissioned the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard in a ceremony in San Diego on Wednesday, April 14. Although built with an expected service ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-13h-5m ago

New Zealand to phase out live exports by sea

The New Zealand Government has stated that the export of livestock by sea will cease following a transition period of up to two years. The transition period will enable ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-14h-7m ago

Wan Hai Lines adds 3,055TEU newbuild to fleet

Wan Hai Lines Singapore has taken delivery of a new 3,055TEU containership from Japan Marine United JMU . Wan Hai 327 can carry containers in a 12 by six arrangement ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-14h-20m ago

Crowley’s newest tug hits the water

Diversified Marine of Portland, Oregon, has floated out a new tug ordered by Crowley Maritime Corporation. Once completed, Crowley Apollo will have two Caterpillar 3516 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-14h-31m ago

Russian design firm launches submersible patrol ship series

Russian naval architects Rubin Central Design Bureau has confirmed that development is underway on a new type of warship that will combine key features of submarines and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-14h-43m ago

Coastguard New Zealand welcomes new rescue boat to Nelson station

Coastguard New Zealand recently took delivery of a new rescue boat for use by its Sealord Marine Rescue Centre in Nelson, South Island. Acquired for a cost of NZ$1.4 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-15h-51m ago

US Navy submarine Providence completes final deployment

The US Navy Los Angeles class nuclear powered attack submarine USS Providence has completed its 16th and final deployment and returned to its homeport at Naval Submarine ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h ago

Pandaw Cruises cancels all future sailings in Myanmar

Vietnam based Pandaw Cruises has cancelled all future cruises in Myanmar due to what the company claims is the ongoing unrest in the latter country. In a statement posted ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h-10m ago

USACE to dredge California’s Newport Bay Harbor

The US Army Corps of Engineers USACE Los Angeles District will begin dredging the Newport Bay Harbor entrance channel and perform repairs on the harbour amp 8217 s east ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h-20m ago

Japanese-built icebreaking bulker delivered to Canada’s Fednav

Japan Marine United JMU has delivered a new bulk carrier to Canadian shipowner Fednav. The DNV classed vessel has been named Arvik I after the translation of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h-30m ago

Ever Given impounded in Egypt amid US$916 million claims dispute

Evergreen Marine Corporation has confirmed that the containership Ever Given was arrested by an Egyptian court on Tuesday, April 13. Evergreen said in a statement that, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h-40m ago

Work Boat World Offshore Vessel Charters Roundup – April 16, 2021

Recent awards for offshore vessel charters this past week are focused on the maintenance and supply segment supporting oil and gas activities and encompassing a broad ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-6d-16h-51m ago

India’s first marine biofuel trials successfully concluded

The Indian Register of Shipping IRClass has successfully undertaken sea trials for two vessels operating on a new type of biodiesel fuel. The biodiesel blend used for ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-8h-47m ago

OPINION | Nuclear submarines could lead to nuclear power for Australia

In Adelaide’s The Advertiser newspaper on March 7, former defence minister Christopher Pyne said, amp 8220 Then there is the nonsensical argument that the Attack Class ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-9h-11m ago

Tanzania’s Azam Marine orders Australian-designed catamaran ferry

Australian company Incat Crowther has been awarded a contract to design a new catamaran ferry for Tanzania operator Azam Marine. Kilimanjaro VIII will be the eleventh ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-9h-23m ago

Argentine Navy takes delivery of second Gowind-class patrol vessel

The Argentine Navy took delivery of a new Gowind class offshore patrol vessel OPV from French defence company Naval Group on Wednesday, April 14. Commissioned into ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-10h-8m ago

Ice-capable freezer trawler delivered to Engenes Fiskeriselskap

Norwegian fishing company Engenes Fiskeriselskap took delivery of a new freezer stern strawler from Spanish shipbuilder Gondán on Friday, April 9. The Kongsberg ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-10h-37m ago

Conversion completed on Norway’s first LNG bunkering vessel

Westcon Yards of Norway has completed conversion work on the country amp 8217 s first LNG bunkering vessel. The vessel, which has been named Bergen LNG, will be operated by ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-10h-55m ago

GEAR | WFSA to host life saving devices webinar on April 20

The Worldwide Ferry Safety Association WFSA will host the New and Innovative Life Saving Devices webinar, which will begin at 22:00 UTC on Tuesday, April 20. WFSA ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-11h-12m ago

Saam Towage begins operations in Peru

Saam Towage has officially begun operations in Peru with the deployment of the tug RAM Valkyria out of the Port of Callao 12 kilometres from the capital city Lima. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-14h-9m ago

Singapore builder unveils 27-metre windfarm crewboat

Singapore based shipbuilder Strategic Marine has unveiled a new design of 27 metre catamaran crewboat optimised for windfarm support duties. Each vessel in the series ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-14h-29m ago

Finnish self-propelled icebreaking bow completes full-scale trials

Finland amp 8217 s Aker Arctic has successfully completed full scale ice trials for the self propelled, detachable icebreaking bow Saimaa and pusher tug Calypso. The test ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-14h-41m ago

MPV Everest returns safely to Fremantle after engine room fire

The Dutch flagged, Australian chartered Antarctic resupply ship MPV Everest safely berthed in the Port of Fremantle at 17:30 local time on Tuesday, April 13, following a ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-16h-50m ago

Bourbon targeted by cyber attack

French newspaper Le Figaro reports that offshore services provider Bourbon became the target of a cyber attack that greatly affected its company wide computer network ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-6h-21m ago

US Coast Guard, Good Samaritans continue search for 12 missing crew of capsized liftboat off Port Fourchon, Louisiana

The US Coast Guard and multiple Good Samaritan vessels rescued six people and found one unresponsive individual from a commercial vessel that had capsized 12 kilometres ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-6h-48m ago

US Coast Guard, Good Samaritans continue search for missing crew of capsized liftboat off Port Fourchon, Louisiana

The US Coast Guard and multiple Good Samaritan vessels rescued six people from a capsized commercial vessel 12 kilometres south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana, on Tuesday, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-6h-48m ago

All fires extinguished on burning boxship in Port Klang, Malaysia

Malaysian news outlet BH reports that the nearly week long firefighting effort on the containership Interasia Catalyst was successfully concluded on Tuesday, April 13. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-7h-40m ago

COLUMN | Living on a diet of garbage [Tug Times]

I long ago stopped believing almost anything I read in the press, and the recent blockage of the Suez Canal has spawned another round of questionable reporting. One BBC ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-9h-11m ago

Wisdom Marine takes delivery of Japanese-built Panamax bulker

Taiwan amp 8217 s Wisdom Marine Group recently took delivery of a new bulk carrier from Japan Marine United JMU . The Panamax vessel Sakizaya Unicorn has an LOA of 229 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-9h-19m ago

Belships acquires Ultramax bulker under construction

Norwegian shipowner Belships has entered into a letter of intent for the acquisition of a 61,000DWT Ultramax bulk carrier currently under construction at an undisclosed ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-9h-33m ago

WAFIC seeking members’ urgent input for impact assessment, recovery arrangements following Cyclone Seroja

The Western Australia fishing industry has avoided serious injuries or damage even after Cyclone Seroja swept through the area last weekend, WA Fishing Industry Council ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-9h-42m ago

Taiwan’s Dong Fang Offshore acquires Swire CSOV Pacific Constructor

Dong Fang Offshore DFO , a subsidiary of Taiwan amp 8217 s Hung Hua Construction, has acquired a construction service operation vessel CSOV formerly operated by Swire ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-10h-22m ago

Virginia legislators lobby for additional funding for Norfolk Harbor dredging

A US Congressional delegation led by US Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine of Virginia has requested that the federal government prioritise the Norfolk Harbor Widening ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-15h-50m ago

New Hong Kong ferry completes initial sea trials

China amp 8217 s Jianglong Shipbuilding has completed conducting the initial sea trials of a new all steel vessel slated for Hong Kong Fortune Ferry Company. Fuqiang ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-1m ago

Lisbon to get 10 new all-electric ferries by 2024

Spanish shipbuilder Gondán has been awarded a contract to build 10 all electric commuter ferries for Transtejo and Soflusa, a public transport company that serves the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-10m ago

Three robbery incidents reported over four-day period in Singapore Strait

Three incidents of armed robbery were reported on board ships while underway in the eastbound lane of the Traffic Separation Scheme TSS in the Singapore Strait, the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-20m ago

Maine State Ferry newbuilding floated out

Washburn and Doughty Associates of Boothbay, Maine, launched a new ferry into the water on Friday, April 9. Slated for the Maine State Ferry Service, Capt. Richard G. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-30m ago

South Korean-designed turbine installation vessel secures three AIPs

Classification societies American Bureau of Shipping ABS , DNV, and Lloyd amp 8217 s Register LR have each awarded an approval in principle AIP for a new design of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-40m ago

NTSB report reveals erratic steering led to 2019 collision, diesel spill in Texas’ Sabine Pass

The US National Transportation Safety Board NTSB has found that the erratic steering of a supply vessel led to a collision resulting in more than 22,000 litres of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-1d-16h-51m ago

HMM’s newest containership departs on maiden operational voyage

South Korean shipowner HMM has taken delivery of the first in a series of eight 16,000TEU containerships built by Hyundai Heavy Industries HHI . The Liberian flagged, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-8h-5m ago

World’s first hydrogen-powered cargo vessel set for Paris debut

The European innovation project Flagships will deploy the world amp 8217 s first commercial cargo transport vessel operating on hydrogen, plying the river Seine in Paris. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-8h-18m ago

Scotland’s Organic Sea Harvest takes delivery of fish farm landing craft

Scottish salmon producer Organic Sea Harvest has taken delivery of a new fish farm support landing craft from Damen Shipyards Group. Designed by OSD IMT and built in ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-9h ago

COLUMN | Don’t look back [The Boroscope]

A friend of mine, a pilot in Townsville, invited me to join him during an inbound pilotage of a car carrier back in the 1980s. The bridge is forward on car carriers and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-9h-11m ago

Keel laid for LNG-powered Disney Cruise Line ship

German shipyard Meyer Werft laid the keel for the lead vessel of a new series of three cruise ships at its Papenburg facilities on Thursday, April 8. The vessel will be ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-9h-15m ago

US Transportation Department to grant US$230 million for port infrastructure improvements

The US Department of Transportation amp 8217 s Maritime Administration MARAD is encouraging states and port authorities to apply for US$230 million in discretionary grant ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-9h-24m ago

Tensions building in the South China Sea

Tensions have been escalating in the South China Sea SCS in recent weeks, as Beijing tests the resolve of new US President Joe Biden by ramping up activity in pursuit ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-12h-48m ago

River rehab dredging kicks off in Davao de Oro, Philippines

The Philippine Department of Environment and Natural Resources DENR has commenced rehabilitation dredging of the Naboc River in Davao de Oro province. The goal of the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-13h-49m ago

GEAR | Capital Link’s Decarbonization in Shipping Forum all set for April 14-15

Capital Link amp 8217 s Decarbonization in Shipping Forum will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, April 14 and 15, 2021, from 09:30 to 16:30 British Standard Time BST ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-14h-32m ago

Szczecin and Swinoujscie Seaports Authority orders firefighting tug from local builder

Poland amp 8217 s Remontowa Shipbuilding has won a tender for the construction of a firefighting tug for use by the Szczecin and winouj cie Seaports Authority. The vessel ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-14h-55m ago

Stena Line adds ferry to Baltic Sea service

Stena Line has confirmed that the 2008 built Ro Pax ferry Stena Livia will be deployed on the Nynäshamn Ventspils service beginning in mid April as part of the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-16h-31m ago

Royal Australian Navy commissions fleet oiler Supply

The Royal Australian Navy commissioned its first of two auxiliary oiler replenishment AOR ships in a ceremony on Saturday, April 10. HMAS Supply will be used to carry ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-16h-40m ago

Cruise ships assist in evacuation of Saint Vincent residents displaced by volcanic eruptions

Royal Caribbean Group, through its Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises brands, and Carnival Corporation have sent some of their ships to the island of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-2d-16h-50m ago

New low-emission salmon transporter under development in Norway

Norwegian salmon farming company Cermaq will be the operator of a new fish transport vessel that is currently under development. Designed by local naval architects Hav ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-8h-38m ago

COLUMN | Cadeler stock price soars, Swire sells down to Sohmen-Pao [Offshore Accounts]

Further evidence of the growing speculative bubble in offshore wind came from Cadeler, the wind turbine installation company formerly known as Swire Blue Ocean, which ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-9h-11m ago

Fishermen play crucial role in five-year herring stock survey off Western Scotland

The importance of scientific sampling to assess the composition of fish stocks and their status has been underlined by the results of an international five year study on ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-9h-18m ago

Marine Rescue NSW’s newest boat commissioned into service

A new rescue boat recently delivered to Marine Rescue New South Wales was formally welcomed into service in a ceremony on Friday, April 9. Built by Yamba Welding and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-9h-59m ago

UK Marine Management Organisation scheme to provide £6.1 million support for England’s seafood sector

The UK Marine Management Organisation MMO has opened applications for a new grant scheme that will support the fishing and seafood sector in England. The Fisheries and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-10h-40m ago

Scotland’s Targe Towing gets two new line handling boats

Scottish operator Targe Towing recently took delivery of two line handling boats in a series from Turkey amp 8217 s Sanmar Shipyards. The Robert Allan Ltd designed Gannet ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-10h-52m ago

Fire rages for fourth straight day on containership in Port Klang, Malaysia

Malaysian authorities have confirmed that the effort to contain and extinguish a fire that had ignited on board a containership in Port Klang was still ongoing four days ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-11h-38m ago

Container loss reported on vessel off Dutch West Frisian Islands

The crew of a cargo vessel reported that some of their containers had fallen into the sea while they were underway off the West Frisian Islands in the Netherlands on ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-12h-58m ago

South Korean tanker, captain released after three months in Iranian custody

Iranian authorities have released a South Korean flagged tanker and its captain from their custody some three months after the vessel was seized for pollution violations ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-13h-22m ago

Operations begin at South Carolina’s Hugh K. Leatherman Container Terminal

South Carolina Ports SC Ports has commenced operations at the recently completed Hugh K. Leatherman Container Terminal along the Cooper River in North Charleston. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-14h-20m ago

DP World Southampton earmarks £40 million for terminal expansion

DP World Southampton has confirmed the investment of £40 million US$54.7 million in a project that seeks to expand the capacity of Britain amp 8217 s second largest ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-3d-14h-35m ago

DFDS to launch new unaccompanied freight service from Sheerness to Calais

DFDS will introduce a new unaccompanied freight service between Sheerness in North Kent and the French port of Calais. The service will start on June 1 and will offer one ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-9h-58m ago

Final Soryu-class submarine enters service with JMSDF

The Japan Maritime Self Defence Force JMSDF recently commissioned a new diesel electric submarine into service. JS Toryu amp 8220 Fighting Dragon amp 8221 is the final ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-10h-8m ago

Algoma takes delivery of bulker Captain Henry Jackman

Canadian shipowner Algoma Central Corporation has taken delivery of a new gearless dry bulk carrier from Jiangsu Yangzi Mitsui Shipbuilding Company in China. Captain ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-10h-24m ago

Scripps research vessel Roger Revelle sails again following mid-life refit

Roger Revelle, a research vessel of Scripps Institution of Oceanography of UC San Diego, has completed undergoing an 18 month mid life upgrade program expected to extend ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-10h-36m ago

Iran claims cargo ship damaged in deliberate attack in Red Sea

An Iranian cargo vessel was the target of a deliberate attack in the Red Sea on Tuesday, April 6, the country amp 8217 s foreign ministry told local media in the days ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-11h-1m ago

Norwegian Cruise Line to resume sailings in July

Norwegian Cruise Line is set to resume operational sailings in July 2021 after a suspension that has lasted over a year, the company confirmed on Tuesday, April 6. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-11h-29m ago

Study reveals over 65 per cent of ships still operating with asbestos

Despite the introduction ten years ago of regulations prohibiting the use of asbestos materials onboard ship, a significant number of existing and newbuild vessels ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-13h-40m ago

One crewman dead, three critically injured from ammonia exposure on LPG tanker off Malaysia

One person has died while another three are in critical condition after they accidentally inhaled ammonia gas caused by a leakage on an LPG tanker anchored in the Strait ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-13h-52m ago

Australia-chartered Antarctic resupply ship suffers engine room fire while underway

A fire ignited in the engine room of an Australian chartered Antarctic resupply vessel as it was sailing on its return voyage on Monday, April 5. The blaze on MPV Everest ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-14h-17m ago

Work Boat World Offshore Projects Roundup – April 9, 2021

This week amp 8217 s summary of completed and newly awarded offshore projects turns the focus on offshore wind, highlighting the pace of continuing development in this ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-1w-6d-14h-42m ago

Over 30 dead in Bangladesh ferry disaster

More than 30 people were killed in a collision between a passenger ferry and a cargo vessel in central Bangladesh on Sunday, April 4. The double decker ferry Sabit Al ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2h-7m ago

OPINION | Beware the bear in the Pacific

In 2007, I was invited by the United Nations to address a regional conference on multilateral cooperation in Pacific Rim ocean governance. The conference was hosted by ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-9h-10m ago

Malaysia’s MISC adds sixth VLEC to fleet

Malaysian shipping company MISC has taken delivery of its sixth very large ethane carrier VLEC , Seri Elbert, from South Korea amp 8217 s Hyundai Heavy Industries HHI . ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-9h-13m ago

Hapag-Lloyd to launch new Asia–East Africa service

Hapag Lloyd will launch a new service that will offer direct weekly sailings between China, South East Asia, Kenya, and Tanzania. The East Africa Service 3 EAS3 will be ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-9h-27m ago

Nueva Pescanova takes delivery of freezer trawler for Mozambique operations

Spanish seafood company Nueva Pescanova Group has taken delivery of a new freezer beam trawler for use in its operations in Mozambique. Classed by Bureau Veritas and ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-9h-34m ago

Tanker, coal carrier collide off Cavite, Philippines

The Philippine Coast Guard has deployed vessels and personnel in response to a collision incident between two foreign flagged commercial ships in the waters off Cavite ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-10h-25m ago

Stolt Tankers to trial new biofuel on transatlantic route

Stolt Tankers has partnered with Amsterdam based GoodFuels to trial the use of a marine biofuel produced from sustainable and certified feedstocks. The trial will take ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-13h-41m ago

SunStone Ships’ second Infinity-class vessel launched; keel laid for fifth

The second Infinity class expedition cruise vessel ordered by US based SunStone Ships has been launched into the water at the Haimen facilities of China Merchants Heavy ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-14h-33m ago

Keel laid for future US Navy destroyer Harvey C. Barnum, Jr.

The keel of the future US Navy destroyer Harvey C. Barnum, Jr. was ceremoniously laid at General Dynamics Bath Iron Works amp 8217 BIW shipyard, on Tuesday, April 6. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-16h-20m ago

German Navy’s third F125 frigate delivered

The German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In Service Support Bundesamt fur Ausrüstung, Informationstechnik und Nutzung der ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-16h-30m ago

French Navy scores five drug busts in six days in Arabian Sea

Three French Navy ships operating as part of Combined Maritime Forces amp 8217 CMF Combined Task Force 150 CTF 150 made five successful interdictions of .. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-16h-40m ago

Danish-Canadian consortium to develop carbon-neutral vessels under €4.5 million project

Danish shipping company MHO Co is heading a consortium that will spend €4.5 million US$5.35 million during the next three years on developing carbon neutral ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-16h-51m ago

Horizon Maritime OSV tapped to support Titanic survey expedition

Everett, Washington based OceanGate Expeditions has selected a multi purpose offshore support vessel OSV operated by Canada amp 8217 s Horizon Maritime to serve as the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-10h-15m ago

New polar vessel joins Quark Expeditions fleet

US based Quark Expeditions has taken delivery of a new polar cruise ship from Croatian builder Brodosplit. The Marshall Islands flagged Ultramarine has a length of 128 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-10h-54m ago

Future electric hydrofoil ferry to operate in Stockholm

Swedish builder Candela Speed Boat has been selected to supply a new high speed, electric hydrofoil shuttle ferry for operation in the city of Stockholm. The development ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-11h-14m ago

Oldendorff acquires Post-Panamax pair, orders two Ultramax newbuildings

Oldendorff Carriers has ordered two 61,300DWT Ultramax bulk carrier newbuildings and acquired two 93,000DWT Post Panamax vessels in separate transactions, the company ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-11h-33m ago

New Australian lower house inquiry to help boost aquaculture sector

Australian aquaculture has experienced steady growth since 2002, yet its annual worth has plateaued at just over $1 billion in recent years. A new inquiry into the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-12h ago

Seaspan acquires two 8,500TEU ships with long-term charters

Seaspan Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire two containerships on long term charter with an unnamed global liner customer. The company expects that the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-16h-10m ago

Coral Expeditions’ newest ship sails on maiden voyage

A new expedition cruise vessel recently delivered to Australian operator Coral Expeditions departed on its maiden voyage on Wednesday, March 31. Coral Geographer arrived ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-16h-20m ago

Development underway on new eight-metre unmanned fireboat

Singapore based unmanned systems specialist Zycraft USV has completed the second phase of an engineering development project aimed at introducing a new type of unmanned ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-16h-30m ago

MSC Cruises, Total ink LNG bunkering agreement

MSC Cruises and Total have entered into an agreement for the supply of LNG to MSC Cruises amp 8217 upcoming LNG powered cruise ships. The agreement calls for Total to ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-16h-41m ago

Crystal Cruises’ first expedition ship to debut in July

Crystal Cruises will officially launch its Crystal Expedition Cruises brand with the inauguration of the company amp 8217 s first expedition vessel on July 17 of this year. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-1d-16h-50m ago

Yacht transporter abandoned following heavy list in Norwegian North Sea

A yacht transport vessel has been left abandoned in the North Sea off Norway after its onboard cargo shifted and caused it to list heavily and dangerously to one side, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-7h-41m ago

International Seaways, Diamond S merger to create second largest US tanker operator

The respective boards of directors of US shipping companies International Seaways and Diamond S Shipping have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement pursuant ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-8h-47m ago

Finnish shipping company to develop hybrid feeder vessel

Finland amp 8217 s Meriaura Group has begun development of a hybrid powered container vessel that can operate on either batteries or sustainably produced biofuel. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-9h-4m ago

COLUMN | Ocean Mining: DeepGreen to list and become The Metals Company as major car makers and WWF press for moratorium on seabed mineral extraction [Offshore Accounts]

The day after Good Friday – Saturday, April 3 – was a good day for DeepGreen Metals, the company that plans to mine polymetallic nodules from the deep abyssal plain ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-9h-11m ago

Norebo Group’s newest trawler floated out

Russian shipyard Severnaya Verf has launched a new Project 170701 freezer trawler slated for local fishing company Norebo Group. Kapitan Geller will have an LOA of 81.6 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-9h-36m ago

Adani Ports acquires 100 per cent of Krishnapatnam Port on India’s east coast

Indian ports and logistics company Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone APSEZ has taken over full ownership of Krishnapatnam Port after acquiring the outstanding 25 ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-10h-14m ago

Indonesian shipyard to convert barge into floating fish farm

Singapore based Aquaculture Centre of Excellence ACE has awarded Indonesia amp 8217 s Vallianz Holdings a contract to convert an existing cargo barge into a floating, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-10h-30m ago

APM Terminals MedPort Tangier commences second phase of expansion

The second phase of an ongoing container terminal expansion project at APM Terminals MedPort Tangier in Morocco has begun, the company said on Thursday, April 1. The new ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-10h-43m ago

Conversion work begins on future Woodside FPSO

A 323 metre very large crude carrier VLCC owned by Australia amp 8217 s Woodside Energy recently arrived in China to begin undergoing conversion works that will see it ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-10h-55m ago

Dredging wraps up in North Carolina’s Outer Banks

A 90 day dredging project to deepen and widen the channels within Shallowbag Bay and Roanoke Sound in Manteo, North Carolina, was recently completed successfully, opening ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-11h-10m ago

Canada invests in research to study effects of contaminants on Pacific aquatic ecosystems

The government of Canada is further investing in research to help improve understanding of the country amp 8217 s oceans, lakes, rivers, and waterways as well as the many ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-11h-42m ago

National Oceanography Centre extends 36-year climate change study in Northeast Atlantic

The National Oceanography Centre amp 8217 s NOC research vessel Discovery recently left Southampton for an expedition to the Porcupine Abyssal Plain Sustained Observatory ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-12h-3m ago

13 rescued from capsized boat off Cavite, Philippines

Philippine Coast Guard personnel on board a fisheries patrol vessel came to the aid of the occupants of a small banca type passenger boat after it capsized in the waters ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-13h-56m ago

Salvage teams find cockpit voice recorder of Sriwijaya Air jet lost in fatal crash in Java Sea

The cockpit voice recorder CVR of a commercial passenger aircraft that had crashed in Indonesia amp 8217 s Java Sea earlier this year has finally been found, the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-16h-31m ago

Turkish builder scores fifth tug order from Italian operator

Turkish builder Sanmar Shipyards has been awarded a contract to supply a new ASD terminal and escort tug to Italy amp 8217 s Rimorchiatori Napoletani. The Robert Allan Ltd ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-16h-41m ago

Future US Navy littoral combat ship Canberra hits the water

Austal USA launched the future US Navy Independence class littoral combat ship LCS Canberra at its Mobile, Alabama facilities on Tuesday, March 30. The future USS ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-2d-16h-50m ago

Iceland’s Samherji takes delivery of 89-metre trawler/seiner

Icelandic fishing company Samherji took delivery of a new vessel on Saturday, April 3. Built by Karstensens Skibsværft of Denmark, Vilhelm Thorsteinsson has a length of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-7h-45m ago

Seanergy Maritime acquires Capesize vessel

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement with an unaffiliated third party to purchase a modern Capesize vessel for a gross purchase ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-8h-44m ago

Docked cargo ship sinks, spills oil in Misamis Oriental, Philippines

The Philippine Coast Guard and local partners have deployed pollution response personnel and equipment to Misamis Oriental province following an oil discharge originating ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-11h-6m ago

Turkish-built tug sold to Portland Harbour Authority

The Portland Harbour Authority of Dorset, UK, recently welcomed a ship handling tug to its fleet. The Robert Allan Ltd designed Z drive tug was built in 2019 by ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-14h-20m ago

Port of Savannah expansion to add 650,000 TEUs to current container capacity

The board of the Georgia Ports Authority has approved capital improvement projects that will increase the Port of Savannah amp 8217 s container capacity by 20 per cent. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-14h-34m ago

Seaspan orders six more 15,500TEU newbuildings

Seaspan Corporation has entered into an agreement with an undisclosed shipyard for six additional 15,500TEU modern newbuild containerships. The company anticipates ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-14h-54m ago

Wilhelmsen to invest up to US$500 million in renewables business

Norway amp 8217 s Wilhelmsen Group will invest in new businesses with the long term aim of shifting from mainly oil and gas related activities to activities related to the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-16h-21m ago

NYK Cruises orders newbuilding from German yard

Japan amp 8217 s NYK Cruises has awarded German shipbuilder Meyer Werft a contract for the construction of a new cruise ship. The vessel will have a length of 229 metres, a ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-16h-30m ago

Canada, France reach agreement-in-principle for 3Ps cod fishery

An agreement in principle has been reached between the Canadian and French governments regarding co managed fish stocks, including cod in the 3Ps zone off the south coast ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-16h-40m ago

Submersible completes dive to deepest discovered shipwreck

An expedition privately funded and executed by two former US Navy Officers has successfully re located, surveyed, and filmed the wreckage of USS Johnston, the .. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-3d-16h-50m ago

REMINISCENCES | The big ditch

The recent pictures of the gigantic Evergreen containership sitting forlornly across the Suez Canal, bow and stern hard aground on the sand, with a diminutive digger ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-11h ago

Chinese-built electric tour boat sails on maiden voyage

A new electric powered sightseeing boat built in China departed on its maiden voyage on the Pearl River in the city of Guangzhou on Tuesday, March 30. Named Jinlong Yu ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-11h-6m ago

Two dead, two injured after trawler capsizes in Russian shipyard

Russian media reports that two people were killed after a fishing vessel capsized and sank while still under construction at a shipyard near Saint Petersburg on Tuesday, ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-11h-17m ago

Fisheries New Zealand sets new catch limits

Fisheries New Zealand will impose changes to catch limits for 14 fish stocks as well as introduce a full year round closure to harvesting shellfish at Cockle .. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-13h-35m ago

Speed an issue in 2019 Houston Ship Channel collision, NTSB report finds

Vessel speed was a factor in the 2019 collision between an LPG tanker and a barge in the Houston Ship Channel that resulted in the release of 11,000 barrels of ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-14h-4m ago

Second Quantum Ultra-class ship delivered to Royal Caribbean

German shipyard Meyer Werft handed over a new cruise ship to Royal Caribbean International on Wednesday, March 31. Odyssey of the Seas has a length of 347.1 metres, a ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-14h-16m ago

Pakistan’s Port Qasim Authority orders tugs, pilot boats from Turkish builder

The Port Qasim Authority PQA of Pakistan has awarded contracts to Turkey amp 8217 s Sanmar Shipyards for the construction and delivery of four tugs and two pilot boats. ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-16h-20m ago

Singapore’s Grindrod Shipping sells three tankers

Singapore shipowner Grindrod Shipping Holdings has entered into two separate transactions regarding the sale of three vessels in its fleet. The 2013 built MR tankers ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-16h-30m ago

USACE, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection ink agreement on coastal protection project

The US Army Corps of Engineers USACE and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection NJDEP recently signed a project partnership agreement PPA for the ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-16h-40m ago

Work Boat World Offshore Vessel Charters Roundup – April 2, 2021

Much of the spotlight is on drilling vessels in this latest roundup of offshore charters. Interestingly, the newly awarded charters for such vessels has extended beyond ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-2w-6d-16h-51m ago

OPINION | What does the UK’s integrated review mean for the Indo-Pacific?

amp 8220 In the decade ahead, the UK will deepen our engagement in the Indo Pacific, establishing a greater and more persistent presence than any other European .. The ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-9h-11m ago

Royal Australian Navy decommissions patrol boat Pirie

The Royal Australian Navy RAN decommissioned the patrol boat HMAS Pirie in a ceremony at its homeport of Darwin on Friday, March 26. Pirie, the first Armidale class ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-10h-41m ago

Japan, France to develop minehunting AUV under joint programme

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MHI has entered into an agreement with the Japanese Ministry of Defence regarding the development of a new autonomous underwater vehicle ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-11h-2m ago

French armed forces ministry orders two more frigates from local builder

The French Ministry of Armed Forces, through its Defence Procurement Agency, has awarded local shipbuilder Naval Group a contract for the construction and delivery of two ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-11h-22m ago

Australian Army’s newest watercraft begins sea trials

Yamba Welding and Engineering YWE has begun conducting sea trials of a new watercraft slated for the Australian Army. Designed by Naiad, the 12.5 metre regional support ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-12h-23m ago

Repairs underway on disabled containership off Alaska

Global shipping company Maersk has confirmed that one of its vessels has become stranded in the Pacific approximately 1,050 kilometres off Alaska after it developed ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-13h-21m ago

Philippines mulls stationing patrol vessel near disputed South China Sea reef

The Philippine government is presently considering temporarily stationing one of its vessels near a disputed reef in the South China Sea, the country amp 8217 s defence ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-13h-42m ago

Damen expands hopper dredger portfolio

Damen Shipyards Group has expanded its dredger product range with available variants now covering hopper volumes from 650 m³ to 5,000 m³. The updated portfolio includes ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-15h-30m ago

BV awards AIP for Dutch-designed, hydrogen-fuelled TSHD

Bureau Veritas has granted Netherlands based Royal IHC an approval in principle AIP for the design of a hydrogen fuelled trailing suction hopper dredger TSHD . Royal ......

Baird Maritime Published 3y-3w-15h-41m ago