Daily Archives: October 12, 2020

P&O Cruises takes delivery of its new LNG-powered flagship

By Naida Hakirevic German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has handed over Iona, a 180,000-ton LNG-powered cruise ship, to the British shipping company P&O Cruises. With the delivery, the new flagship of the cruise line will be integrated into the P&O Cruises fleet in order to be ready for service when the Biritsh cruise industry restarts. Image…

KfW IPEX-Bank finances Finnlines’ hybrid RoRo ship

By Naida Hakirevic Germany’s bank KfW IPEX-Bank and Finnish ferry operator Finnlines, part of Italy’s Grimaldi Group, have signed a €40 million (around $47 million) loan agreement to finance a hybrid roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) vessel. “We are very pleased to have acquired Finnlines, another … RoRo/RoPax operator on the North and Baltic Seas, as a customer…

Stena Drilling drillship wins work in the Mediterranean

By Bojan Lepic Offshore drilling contractor Stena Drilling has won a new contract for its ultra-deepwater drillship Stena Forth in the Mediterranean Sea offshore Israel. The post Stena Drilling drillship wins work… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Høglund Marine acquires two-thirds stake in Vindskip

By Naida Hakirevic Norway-based marine technology provider Høglund Marine Solutions has taken a two-thirds stake in Vindskip AS, a company developing a wind and LNG-powered vessel concept. Børge Nogva, President of Høglund, has also become chairman of the board at Vindskip AS. Vindskip — which translates to wind ship in English — is a vessel…

Scotline orders hybrid battery-powered MPP

By Jasmina Ovcina UK owner Scotline Marine Holdings Ltd has exercised the option for a fourth 4,800 dwt multipurpose vessel at Dutch shipyard Royal Bodewes Shipyard. The MPP will feature hybrid battery power that can be charged by shore power. Image courtesy: Scotline The Bodewes Trader is to be named MV Scot Isles and launched…

DOF Subsea MPSV on Mero field duty for Petrobras

By Adis Ajdin The DOF Group has secured another contract award in Brazil for Libra Consortium, supporting […] The post DOF Subsea MPSV on Mero field duty for Petrobras appeared first on Offshore Energy. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Croatia’s first FSRU nearing destination

By Adnan Bajic Croatia’s first floating storage and regasification unit is nearing its final destination at its base on the island of Krk. Courtesy of Croatia LNG LNG Croatia, formerly known as Golar Viking, departed China’s Huarun Dadong yard late last month. It was delivered to the project mid-September. AIS data by VesselsValue shows the…