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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Ship Repair

All ships need maintenance and repairs. Many repair and maintanance operations can be performed at sea or by the crew in port. Complicated or large-scale repairs might require the ship to be removed from commercial operation. Classification Society supervision is required for most large-scale repairs, particularly those carried out in a ship repair yard. For oceangoing ships, particularly tankers, the ship has to be prepared for repair at a Deballasting Station. The tank must be thoroughly cleaned and its slops (grey water and hydrocarbon residues) must be pumped ashore according to environmental regulations.

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Costa Fortuna, operated by Costa Crociere, sailed away from Sembcorp Marine Admiralty Yard on 16 December 2018 after repairs at the yard. Photo: Sembcorp Marine

Sembcorp Retains Asia's Top Cruise Ship Repair Position

Singapore-based shipbuilder Sembcorp Marine cemented its position as Asia’s top cruise…

INS Sarvekshak. Pic: Indian Navy

Indian Navy Ship to Carry Out Hydrographic Survey in Mauritius

Indian Navy Ship, INS Sarvekshak, has arrived in Port Louis on a two month deployment…

Pic: Damen

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao: Both Floating Docks Up and Running

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) commissioned its floating D-dock on November 22,…

Photo: Albwardy Damen

Albwardy Damen Celebrates Tenth Anniversary

Albwardy Damen celebrated its tenth anniversary on November 15th by officially opening…

Detyens Shipyards is a pure ship repair yard catering to government (50%) and commercial work, the latter evenly split between domestic and foreign owners. (Photo: Eric Haun)

Shipyard Report: Detyens Shipyards

In a world driven by the dollar sign, D. Loy Stewart, Jr., owner and president of…

(Photo courtesy ECA SA)

Belgium Naval & Robotics, Flanders Ship Repair Join in MCM Program

Belgium Naval & Robotics has launched an industrial offer anchored in Belgium to…

Photo: BIMCO

BIMCO Overhaules Standard Ship Repair Contracts

BIMCO, the largest of the international shipping associations representing shipowners…

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Scorpio Bulkers Inks LOI for Scrubber Installs

Dry bulk shipping company Scorpio Bulkers Inc. announced that it has signed letters…

Brent Sappington (Photo: Consolidated Ship Repair)

Consolidated Ship Repair Hires Sappington

Consolidated Ship Repair has hired marine industry veteran Brent Sappington as Marine…

Image: European Community Shipowners' Associations

ECSA Mulls More Capacity on EU Recycling

The European Shipping industry welcomes the European Commission’s current inspections…

(Photo: Eric Haun)

Kosonen Named Managing Director of Turku Repair Yard

Oskari Kosonen has been named managing director of Turku Repair Yard, a Finnish ship…

USS Gettysburg (CG 64) (Photo: BAE Systems)

BAE Systems Wins $146.3 Mln US Navy Contract

BAE Systems said it has been awarded a $146.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy…

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