SAFE Boats Wins $90 Million Patrol Boat Contract

Bremerton, Wash. boat builder SAFE Boats International has been awarded an $89,717,984 firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded contract for design, construction, outfitting, reactivation and training for six Mk VI Patrol Boats with an option for two additional vessels. This … Read More

MAN Supplies Engines for German Customs Vessels

MAN Engines said it is supplying engines for German customs vessels for the first time in the history of the Federal Republic of Germany. The vessels, which are being built at Tamsen Maritim in Rostock, are also the first suitable … Read More

Eastern and Partners Open C5ISR Facility for OPC Program

On Monday, October 18, Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG), Northrop Grumman, L3Harris, and industry partners commissioned the new Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) Production Facility (PF) in support of the U.S. Coast Guard Offshore Patrol … Read More

GTT Wins LNG Tank Design Order for Six Containerships

French engineering firm GTT said it has been chosen by South Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) to design the cryogenic fuel tanks of six liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled container vessels. Each LNG fuel tank will be fitted with … Read More

Stena Partners with Proman to Develop Methanol Retrofit and Supply Solution

Shipping company Stena is working with methanol producer Proman to develop a retrofit and supply solution that will allow both Stena’s vessels as well as third party vessels to operate on cleaner-burning methanol fuel. The plan builds upon the previously … Read More

Yanmar Conducts High-Pressure Ship Refueling Test with Hydrogen

Yanmar Power Technology (YPT) conducted what it touts as the world’s first 70 MPa high-pressure hydrogen refueling of a ship using a demonstration test boat equipped with a hydrogen fuel cell system.  The 70 MPa high-pressure hydrogen refueling was carried … Read More

Aker Solutions Inks FEED LOI for Wisting FPSO

Aker Solutions received a Letter of Intent (LOI) for a front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract from Equinor, for the FPSO for the Wisting field development in the Norwegian Barents Sea. Wisting is a greenfield development located in the Barents … Read More

Series of Failures After Fire Led to Destruction of USS Bonhomme Richard

A U.S. Navy investigation released on Wednesday found that a fire aboard a warship last year, which was caused by arson, was preventable and that a series of failures after it started led to the destruction of the ship. More … Read More

Solvang Ethylene Carrier to Be Retrofitted with CCS System

Norwegian shipping company Solvang will pilot a retrofitted carbon capture and storage (CCS) system on one of its ethylene carriers in an effort to test the technology as a potential solution to support decarbonization in the shipping industry. Wärtsilä Exhaust … Read More

Port of Corpus Christi Inks Decarbonization Deal

The Port of Corpus Christi Authority has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) as part of the Port’s commitment to decarbonization and energy transition initiatives. The agreement between … Read More