The world’s largest plug-in vessel designed by Fosen Yard and being constructed by Ulstein Verft for ship owner Color Line won the Next Generation Ship Award presented by Crown Prince Haakon of Norway at the opening ceremony of Nor-Shipping today.
At events such as Nor-Shipping the maritime press get bombarded with briefings and press launches and with them the inevitable powerpoint presentations and maybe a video or two. Standing out from the crowd can be hard, but it was certainly...
Despite all the talk of autonomous or semi-autonomous vessels classification society ABS says it is seeing no demand for such ships from owners, and is instead focusing on technological developments for the world's existing fleet.
Oslo-headquartered TMC Compressors (TMC) is using the platform of Nor-Shipping to launch a new marine boil-off gas compressor system suitable for all vessels that use LNG (liquefied natural gas) as ship fuel.