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  • EXMAR to develop Canadian FLNG facility

    Belgium-based EXMAR is to develop and operate the floating liquefaction (FLNG) facility as part of the Douglas Channel LNG project in British Columbia, Canada. 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Liberian Registry offers green retrofit incentive

    The Liberian Registry is to offer tonnage tax discounts to ships participating in its recently launched environmental initiative, which includes retrofitting green technology paid for from fuel savings. 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Record registrations for ClassNK

    ClassNK registered 833 new vessels, a combined 21,466,272gt, in 2014 as it beat a global downturn in newbuild deliveries and secured record numbers of transfers from other class societies. 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Ukrainian shipbuilding on verge of crisis

    The Ukrainian shipbuilding industry is bearing huge losses due to an economic crisis in the country and the ongoing military conflict in the Eastern part of the country, writes Eugene Gerden. 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • DNV GL launches VGP verification service

    DNV GL has launched a verification service offering ship operators a review of procedures and documentation for US Vessel General Permits (VGP). 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • GE Marine unveiled

    GE has unveiled a new organisation, GE Marine, bringing together its broad technological offerings to the marine sector under vice president Tim Schweikert 30 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • MHI next-generation LNG carriers on order

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) is to build two next-generation LNG carriers for Mitsui & Co Ltd that will feature hybrid propulsion systems. 29 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Evergreen fleet gets even bigger

    The Evergreen Group has signed time charter agreements with Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Ltd to charter a total of eleven newbuild 18,000 teu vessels, to be delivered from 2018 through 2019. 29 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Motorship Propulsion & Emissions Conference

    The 37th Motorship Propulsion & Emissions conference will give operators the lowdown on new fuels available together with the latest in engine design, ways to reduce running costs and improve fuel efficiency. 29 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Propulsion & Emissions Conference Early Bird Discount closes 30 January

    Book your place now to join ship owners, managers and operators at the 2015 Motorship Propulsion & Emissions Conference. The early bird rate ends soon, act now to save 20%. 28 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Landmark year for Russian shipping

    The Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) says that 2014 was a landmark year for the classification society with the start of construction on the first Arctic LNG carrier to RS class, among others. 28 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • GE and Fincantieri deliver

    GE Power Conversion and Fincantieri have successfully delivered the ‘Costa Diadema’ cruise ship to Carnival Corporation, marking 10 years since the start of their shipbuilding relationship. 28 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • GTT membranes for more LNG carriers

    France-based Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) has won another order for its membrane containment systems for the maritime transportation and storage of LNG. 27 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Hempel epoxy coatings

    Global coatings manufacturer Hempel has launched two new pure epoxy coatings, one for newbuild cargo tanks and a new primer for the marine maintenance market. 27 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • MacGregor equipment for STX-built cruise ships

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, is to supply cargo and passenger access equipment for two cruise ships being built by STX France SA. 26 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • MAN auto-tuning package landmark

    MAN PrimeServ, the service division of MAN Diesel & Turbo, will now install Pressure Mounting Instrument (PMI) auto-tuning to all of its newbuild engines as standard following successful uptake by the industry. 26 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Meyer stays put but strategy changes

    Meyer Werft has told its 3,100 workers it will not leave home base in Papenburg for at least 15 years, writes Tom Todd. The company has also revealed a new shipbuilding process at the yard. 23 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Oman Drydock wins major conversion job

    Oman Drydock Company (ODC) is looking to significantly increase its market share of global shiprepair work after completing its first major conversion job. 23 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Alfa Laval ups the pressure

    Alfa Laval’s AQUA Blue freshwater generator is now available in a stronger configuration that withstands considerably higher jacket water pressures. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • Lithium-ion battery power

    A leading battery designer and manufacturer has just received the highest level of safety approval for its new Seanergy Li-ion Super-Iron Phosphate (SLFP) battery range for commercial vessels. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • New crane order underscores German expertise

    Crane builder TTS NMF says an order for an 800t capacity crane for a new self-propelled jack-up ship is of “great significance” for the Norwegian-owned specialist, reports Tom Todd. 22 Jan 2015 - The Motorship

  • New head for Reintjes

    Klaus Deleroi is now managing director of German marine gearbox supplier, Reintjes, following the retirement of previous head Dr-Ing Christian Schilephack. 21 Jan 2015 - The Motorship