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    VESSEL REVIEW | Great Keppel Island – First of new patrol RHIB series for Australian Border Force

    VESSEL REVIEW | Great Keppel Island – First of new patrol RHIB series for Australian Border Force

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Kinaki – Port Taranaki’s new harbour tug arrives from Turkey

    VESSEL REVIEW | Kinaki – Port Taranaki’s new harbour tug arrives from Turkey

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Hirata Maru – Imabari receives multi-purpose coastal/harbour tug

    VESSEL REVIEW | Hirata Maru – Imabari receives multi-purpose coastal/harbour tug

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Hydra – Italian whale watcher hits the water

    VESSEL REVIEW | Hydra – Italian whale watcher hits the water

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Nanashima – Pocket Ro-Pax for Japan

    VESSEL REVIEW | Nanashima – Pocket Ro-Pax for Japan

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Great Keppel Island – First of new patrol RHIB series for Australian Border Force
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Kinaki – Port Taranaki’s new harbour tug arrives from Turkey
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Hirata Maru – Imabari receives multi-purpose coastal/harbour tug
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Hydra – Italian whale watcher hits the water
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Nanashima – Pocket Ro-Pax for Japan
OFFSHORE WEEK
TEST | COLUMN | Swire Pacific Offshore: What went wrong?

TEST | COLUMN | Swire Pacific Offshore: What went wrong?

By adminbairdmaritime

August has seen the Swire Group, one of the oldest British owned shipping companies, in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. Swire Pacific’s affiliate Cathay Pacific Airways has found itself caught between thousands of protestors seeking to close Hong Kong airport, demanding that the government change its policies, ..

EMERGENCY SERVICES WEEK
Chelsea Logistics orders Ro-Pax from Fukuoka Shipbuilding

Chelsea Logistics orders Ro-Pax from Fukuoka Shipbuilding

By Baird Maritime

Philippine shipowner Chelsea Logistics and Infrastructure Holdings Corporation (CLC) has placed an order for a new Ro-Pax from Fukuoka Shipbuilding. The vessel will have a length of 123 metres and capacity for 1,085 passengers and up to 35 vehicles. Delivery is scheduled for June 2021.

MARITIME SECURITY WEEK
US Navy releases RFP for guided-missile frigate contract

US Navy releases RFP for guided-missile frigate contract

By Baird Maritime

The US Navy has released a request for proposals (RFP) for the FFG(X) detail design and construction (DD&C) contract for first 10 guided-missile frigates which include one base ship and nine option ships. The navy plans to award the contract for the FFG(X) DD&C in fiscal year 2020. The FFG(X) will have ..

Jobi Værft delivers new trawler to Jeanne Strandby

Jobi Værft delivers new trawler to Jeanne Strandby

By Baird Maritime

Danish builder Jobi Værft has delivered a newbuild langoustine and whitefish trawler to local fishing company Jeanne Strandby. The vessel has been named Jeanne after the daughter of co-owner Svend-Erik Andersen, who is also chairman of the Danish Fishermen’s Association. The 23.97- by 7.6-metre newbuild will replace ..

MARINE PROJECTS WEEK
Fugro completes first of three seep hunting campaigns for Petronas

Fugro completes first of three seep hunting campaigns for Petronas

By Baird Maritime

Fugro has successfully completed the first of three Malaysian seep hunting and geochemical campaigns for the Provision of Surface Geochemical Survey for Domestic Waters for Petronas, the company said in a release dated June 14. The first project, offshore Sabah, began on December 21, 2018, aboard Fugro Equator (pictured), ..

Cargo ship capsizes while docked in Cebu, Philippines

Cargo ship capsizes while docked in Cebu, Philippines

By Baird Maritime

A cargo ship capsized during offloading operations in Cebu province, Philippines, on the afternoon of Tuesday, June 25. The incident occurred at 16:37 local time as the crew of the 350-tonne Eva Mary Grace were offloading sacks of cement with the aid of a crane at the port of San Fernando in Cebu. A strong swell struck the ..

Hamiltonjet secures multi-year project with Taiwanese Coast Guard

Hamiltonjet secures multi-year project with Taiwanese Coast Guard

HamiltonJet recently signed a multi-year, multi-boat project to supply waterjets to the Taiwan Coast Guard for new coastal patrol vessels. To mark the new relationship a ..