Latest News for: Shipyards


Battleship Texas to be restored at Pelican Island shipyard

The Galveston Daily News 27 Oct 2021
GALVESTON. A Galveston shipyard plans to purchase a dry dock and move it to Pelican Island to accommodate major restoration of the Battleship USS Texas. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able to read premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings ... kAm%96 28C66>6?E >62?D E96 32?<k^Am ... ....

Wärtsilä cooperation with Wuhu Shipyard continues with 22nd propulsion package order (Wärtsilä Oyj)

Public Technologies 27 Oct 2021
The technology group Wärtsilä will supply a comprehensive package of propulsion machinery for a new asphalt carrier vessel being built at the Wuhu Shipyard in China for Canadian operator McAsphalt Marine Transportation ... Shipyard and Wärtsilä ... Zhang Zhao, Chairman of Wuhu Shipyard.

Astronomers discover a massive galaxy 'shipyard' in the distant universe

Phys Dot Org 27 Oct 2021
"You can think of galaxy protoclusters such as G237 as a galaxy shipyard in which massive galaxies are being assembled, only this structure existed at a time when the universe was 3 billion years old," Frye said ... The filaments of the cosmic web intersect at the nodes, which equate to the galaxy shipyards in the analogy used here.

Keppel Offshore & Marine faces $820m lawsuit from EIG Funds

Splash24/7 27 Oct 2021
Keppel Offshore & Marine (KOM), a subsidiary of Singapore’s Keppel Corporation, is being sued by the eight funds managed by EIG Management Company, with a claim of almost $820m over the loss of an investment ... Each party’s briefs are due to be filed with the court on November 2, 2021 ... .

Fincantieri wants to restructure Elefsis shipyards

Seatrade Maritime News 26 Oct 2021
Greece needs the Elefsis Shipyards also to have a strong shipbuilding industry." ... Elefsis is the third Greek shipbuilding and shiprepair facility that has attracted investor interest in a planned debt restructuring and turnaround, Hellenic Shipyards, Skaramanda and Neorion Shipyards located on the island of Syros.

Japan aims to be selling ammonia-fuelled ships by 2028

Splash24/7 26 Oct 2021
The two owners and Itochu will be responsible for trialling all the equipment developed while the shipyard will develop a hull equipped with fuel tanks and an ammonia fuel handling system onboard.

VSY is preparing for Navy Day! (P JSC Vyborg Shipyard)

Public Technologies 25 Oct 2021
On the eve of the Navy Day, workers of Vyborg Shipyard (part of USC) renovated the anchor site previously installed by VSY ... The cruiser anchors were restored by workers of Vyborg Shipyard ... P JSC Vyborg Shipyard published this content on 25 October 2021 and is solely responsible for the information contained therein.

Bollinger Shipyards delivers Coast Guard ship a week early

Beaumont Enterprise 25 Oct 2021
LOCKPORT, La. (AP) — Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport delivered its fifth patrol ship to the U.S ... operations in southwest Asia and the Middle East. According to company officials, Category 4 Ida hit Port Fourchon, damaging Bollinger's facilities and its Lockport shipyard, causing the shutdown ... The John Scheuerman left Port Fourchon on Oct.

Bollinger Shipyards delivers latest Coast Guard cutter

Stars and Stripes 25 Oct 2021
(Tribune News Service) — Bollinger Shipyards in Lockport, La., has delivered its latest cutter to the Coast Guard nearly a week ahead of schedule despite a three-week shutdown after Hurricane Ida, company officials said ... 29 at Port Fourchon, damaged Bollinger’s facilities there as well as its Lockport shipyard about 38 miles inland ... 9, 1943 ... .

North Charleston shipyard to overhaul a unique Navy working vessel

The Post and Courier 25 Oct 2021
An aging one-of-a-kind Navy ship that lays underwater cable will be getting an overhaul in North Charleston. The Pentagon announced last week that the USNS Zeus will be heading to locally based Detyens Shipyards Inc ... The overhaul services are mostly routine and will require the 513½-foot vessel to be dry-docked at the former Navy base ... in San Diego ... 8.

Lamprell secures rig conversion contract from BW Energy

Splash24/7 25 Oct 2021
United Arab Emirates-based fabricator Lamprell has been awarded a major rig conversion contract from BW Energy ... Christopher McDonald, Lamprell CEO, said ... .

Beihai wins newcastlemax orders from Chinese Maritime Transport

Splash24/7 25 Oct 2021
China’s Qingdao Beihai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry (BSIC) has won a contract from Taiwan’s Chinese Maritime Transport (CMT) for the construction of two newcastlemax bulk carriers ... .