Ship Design News

New joint venture pushes forward hydrogen fuel

A new joint venture between three Nordic technology firms will look to deliver hydrogen fuel cell technology into the maritime industry and ...

MacGregor wins 115 vessel Teekay contract

MacGregor, part of Helsinki-based Cargotec,says it has signed a five-year frame agreement with Teekay Shipping The contract includes sp...

Bourbon joins Hrönn autonomous ship project

France-listed offshore shipping group Bourbon has teamed up with Norwegian technology firm Kongsberg and UK-based Automated Ships Ltd The...

10 vessels that didn’t exist 10 years ago

With talk around disruption and change in the shipping industry, here are 10 vessels that prove shipping has not stayed still over the past ...

Consortium to develop 3D printed ship propeller

Damen Shipyards Group has entered a cooperative consortium with the Port of Rotterdam’s RAMLAB, Promarin, Autodesk and Bureau Veritas to d...

A new stern twist

A concept that initially emerged in the 1960s to improve propulsion and fuel efficiency is finally gaining ground in ship design.  The asym...

Hydrogen-powered vessel launched in France

A hydrogen-powered catamaran that will embark on a six-year around the world voyage to raise awareness of environmental issues has been laun...

Multifunctional LNG distribution vessel launched

A new liquefied natural gas (LNG) distribution vessel has been developed by Wison Offshore & Marine to help deliver LNG. Multifunct...

DNV GL grants AIP to LNG-fuelled ship design

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) have received approval in principle from DNV GL for the design of a series of f...

LNG bunker vessel scheduled for June delivery

Skangas has said that a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel it has developed alongside Anthony Verder and Sirius Shipping will be ...