Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest leisure travel company, welcomed Holland America Line’s new ms Koningsdam into its fleet with a dedication ceremony held on May 20 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced that the company conducted a tabletop drill, based on a scenario in which a VLCC managed by its group ship management company collided with another vessel in Suonada, West Seto Inland Sea, and oil spill occurred.
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with French Shipbuilder STX France to build a fifth Oasis-class ship for delivery in the Spring of 2021, and two additional Edge-class ships scheduled for delivery in the Fall of each of 2021 and 2022.
Leading classification society ClassNK has released its Guideline for the Mandatory Code on Noise Levels on Board Ships (Second Edition).
CMA CGM S.A. (CMA CGM), a global leader in container shipping, announces that it has received confirmation that its pending acquisition of Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), Southeast Asia’s largest container shipping company (SGX: N03), has been cleared by the Anti-monopoly Bureau of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM).
Crowley Puerto Rico Services announced today that it is continuing to deliver on its commitment to Puerto Rico with the execution of an additional $21 million construction contract for improvements and upgrades at its Isla Grande port terminal in San Juan.
The GAINN4SHIP INNOVATION project, coordinated by Fundación Valenciaport and co-financed by the European Union via the “Connect Europe” programme, has been selected for the 2016 GENERA Innovation Gallery in the Energy and Environment International Trade Fair.
Work is due to start shortly on the first of a new class of Damen utility vessel UV2410. This multi-role platform is the result of extensive consultation with customers active in the aquaculture industry in the UK and Norway.
Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has designed a powerful, low-emission compact e-tug to further augment its Azistern series of vessels. Among other roles, the vessel is perfectly equipped to deliver excellent harbour assistance.