Ship Design News

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 ...

LNG-fuelled aframax tankers to be built by HHI

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries, affiliate of Hyundai Heavy Industries is to build four liquefied natural gas powered ice-class IA aframax ta...

ABS grants AIP of dual-fuel powered ship

ABS has granted Approval in Principle for a dual-fuel design concept. Design by Algoship Designers alongside CleanShips LLC of Stamford...

Contract for largest hybrid vessel confirmed

Ulstein Verft and Color Line have signed a contract to construct the world’s largest plug-in hybrid vessel following the Letter of Intent ...

NCL signs deal with Fincantieri for newbuilds

Norwegian Cruise Line has signed a deal with Fincantieri to construct four new ships with the option for an additional two. According t...

Purpose built LNG bunkering vessel delivered

The first purpose built liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel has been delivered to ENGIE, Fluxys, Mitsubishi Corporation, and NYK. V...