According to a Sept. 30 report from The Daily Star, shipbuilders are banking on the ongoing recession to carve itself a position in the global market, as the demand for smaller vessels has increased, shipbuilders and analysts said.
(The Daily Star)
Ingram Barge Company say they will be building 20 tank barges in 2015 to meet growing demand for chemical shipments. While most of the company’s recent tank barges have come through acquisitions,
Leading classification society ClassNK has released new technical rules and guidance for the survey and construction of inland waterway ships.
As a result
The steel cutting for 'Ovation of the Seas', scheduled to be delivered in the autumn of 2016, took place at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, where 'Quantum of the Seas',
The American Waterways Operators, a 350-member trade association representing the U.S. tugboat, towboat and barge industry, hailed the House introduction of
Key areas of concern for seafarer safety and security in both marine and offshore operations have triggered the release of six new and one supplementary titles
By the beginning of 2016 the port of Antwerp will have an LNG bunkering and filling station for barges.
The procedure for construction of the station is currently under way.