Luxembourg-headquartered Jan De Nul Group has booked an offshore jackup installation vessel at China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry.
Heerema Marine Contractors and Sembcorp Marine have showcased the world’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel (SSCV), featuring dual-fuel engines and two main cranes with a combined lifting capacity of 20,000 tonnes.
Greek shipowner TMS Cardiff has inked a 10-year time charter contract with Vitol for one of its X Carrier series of vessels.
Awilco Drilling has declared an option for a second semi-submersible drilling rig newbuilding at Keppel FELS in Singapore.
Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld (DSHa) has inked a contract with longstanding client Herman Sr. for its first diesel-electric Damen Shoalbuster 3514 SD DP2.
Finland’s Containerships, a subsidiary of CMA CGM, has taken delivery of its first LNG-powered vessel.
South Korea’s Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has won an order to build a 30,000 cu m LNG carrier for Norwegian shipowner Knutsen at a price of $77m.
Malaysian shipowner MISC has taken delivery of its fifth, and final, MOSS-type liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier newbuilding from Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI).