New dive support vessel for UAE operator completes sea trials

Wadad Aletheia, a new dive support and construction vessel ordered by CCC Underwater Engineering

UAE marine services provider CCC Underwater Engineering (CCCUWE) has confirmed that sea trials have been completed on Wadad Aletheia, its newest dive support and construction vessel (DSCV). The 149.5-metre-long, multi-purpose ice class vessel is built for worldwide subsea operations. The...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/offshore/vessels-rigs/dive-support/new-dive-support-vessel-for-uae-operator-completes-sea-trials/

Fishing Vessel News Roundup | June 13 – UK hybrid aquaculture workboat, seiner delivery to Oman and more

Sea trials completed for Inverlussa Marine Services’ newest workboat Netherlands-based Nauplius Workboats has completed conducting sea trials of a new shallow-draught, fish farm support workboat ordered by UK aquaculture support company Inverlussa Marine Services. Arthur Douglas is a near-identical sister of Geraldine Mary, which was delivered to Inverlussa in 2022. Irish fishing family to welcome […]

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https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/fishing-vessel-news-roundup-june-13-uk-hybrid-aquaculture-workboat-seiner-delivery-to-oman-and-more/

Hornblower receives court approval for financial restructuring plan

Hornblower ferry in New York Harbor

The US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas has confirmed the plan of reorganisation submitted by San Francisco, California-based transport conglomerate the Hornblower Group. The company expects to successfully complete its financial restructuring and emerge from the court-supervised...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/passenger/ferry/hornblower-receives-court-approval-for-financial-restructuring-plan/

Turkish firm to build littoral mission ship trio for Royal Malaysian Navy

Malaysian Defence Minister Mohamed Khaled Nordin and Turkish Defence Industry Agency President Haluk Görgün sign a memorandum of understanding for the construction of three new littoral mission ships for the Royal Malaysian Navy in a ceremony on June 10, 2024.

Turkish defence technology company STM has been selected for the construction of three littoral mission ships (LMS) in a series for the Royal Malaysian Navy. All three of the ships will be built in Turkey with STM as the prime contractor responsible for all phases of the project from design to...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/security/naval/naval-ships/turkish-firm-to-build-littoral-mission-ship-trio-for-royal-malaysian-navy/

Sea trials completed for Inverlussa Marine Services’ newest workboat

Arthur Douglas, a new fish farm workboat ordered by Inverlussa Marine Services

Netherlands-based Nauplius Workboats has completed conducting sea trials of a new shallow-draught, fish farm support workboat ordered by UK aquaculture support company Inverlussa Marine Services. Arthur Douglas is a near-identical sister of Geraldine Mary, which was delivered to Inverlussa in 2022....

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/aquaculture/sea-trials-completed-for-inverlussa-marine-services-newest-workboat/

VESSEL REVIEW | Frøyanes – Ice-capable trawler/crabber for Norwegian Barents Sea fishing company

Frøyanes, Ervik Havfiske's new Barents Sea trawler/crabber

Norwegian fishing company Ervik Havfiske recently took delivery of a new shrimp trawler built to a design by naval architecture firm Marin Teknikk. The steel-hulled Frøyanes is outfitted as a triple-rig trawler that can also be utilised for catching snow crab in the Norwegian and Barents Seas....

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/fishing/trawling/vessel-review-froyanes-ice-capable-trawler-crabber-for-norwegian-barents-sea-fishing-company/

DFDS to sell Oslo-Frederikshavn-Copenhagen route to Swedish ferry operator

The DFDS ferry Crown Seaways

Danish shipping company DFDS will sell its mini-cruise route between Norway and Denmark to Swedish ferry operator Gotlandsbolaget. The decision will ensure that the route receives the future focus and investments needed to further develop, while DFDS strengthens the focus on its core business...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/passenger/ro-pax/dfds-to-sell-oslo-frederikshavn-copenhagen-route-to-swedish-ferry-operator/

Estonian ferry operator to launch construction tender for hybrid vessel

Rendering of new hybrid ferry for Estonia's Virtsu-Kuivastu route

Estonian ferry operator Estonian State Fleet (ESF) will launch a tender for the construction of a new hybrid ferry for the Virtsu-Kuivastu route. The tender will be launched in September 2024 while the ferry is scheduled to be completed by the autumn of 2026. ESF said that, after an initial...

https://www.bairdmaritime.com/passenger/ro-pax/estonian-ferry-operator-to-launch-construction-tender-for-hybrid-vessel/

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