ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the global offshore industry, has entered into a joint development project (JDP) with South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) to develop the industry’s first LNG fueled drillship.
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NYK has signed a contract with Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction Co. Ltd. in Korea to build the world’s first LNG bunkering vessel built for the purpose of providing LNG to LNG-fueled vessels. In a joint initiative to develop a global market for the LNG bunkering business, NYK concluded a framework agreement with GDF SUEZ S.A and Mitsubishi Corporation on May 13, 2014.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Engine Co., Ltd (MHI-MME) will carry out a full-scale operation UEC35LSE and UEC33LSE which are the MHI-MME’s most-advanced low speed marine diesel engines. Based on MHI-MME’s thorough market reserch, UEC35LSE and UEC33LSE engines are designed to provide the best suited output and rotation speed for a wide range of ships which are less than 30,000GT.
Learn about the progress of one of the most important engineering feats of the century, the Panama Canal Expansion.
A general cargo vessel collides with a sailboat when the officer of the watch ignores a series of warnings from the lookout and continues listening to music during the watch. Read the article to find out what exactly lead to this ship accident.
From five star living in one of the most remote locations on the planet, to paint that will last 25 years at sea, Prelude – the World’s First Floating Liquified Natural Gas Project will feature some of the best technologies in working and living areas.