Latest News for: Construction ships


France cuts two nuclear-powered submarines in half to make one new one

CNN 15 Apr 2021
The damaged Perle was moved from Toulon to Cherbourg on a semi-submersibile ship in December ... repair work that involves joining the fore and aft ends of two sister ships, is of course a first in the modern history of Naval Group," Ferrer said. Modern submarine construction.

‘The men … remained to die’: The sinking of the R.M.S. Titanic in 1912

Penn Live 15 Apr 2021
Indeed, more than half of the passengers on the ill-fated Titanic on her maiden voyage that sank on April 15, 1912, were men, many of whom stayed on board the sinking ship as the women and children were evacuated in lifeboats ... Construction of the lavish ship with 10 decks and 840 staterooms took two years from 1909 to 1911.

Summit Hill native serves vital role with Navy

Standard-Speaker 15 Apr 2021
NAVSEA, the largest command within the Navy, oversees the construction, delivery and maintenance of all the Navy’s commissioned ships and operates four naval shipyards — Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Virginia; Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine; Puget Sound Naval ...

Kingsford Quick Start Charcoal Chimney Starter for $9.99 + pickup

CNET 15 Apr 2021
That's the best price we could find by $2. Buy Now at Tractor Supply Co. Tips. Choose Ship-to-Store pickup to dodge a shipping fee of about $16. Features. rust-resistant zinc steel construction stay-cool handle heat shield Model. BBP0466 ... .

Key West business owners lobby legislators over port bill

Tampa Bay Times 15 Apr 2021
Before this year, they said, they had a love-hate relationship with the cruise ship industry ... Lobbyist Josh Aubuchon, hired by the activists, explained that the referendum would not stop 94% of the cruise ship traffic that comes into port and would allow 35 current vessels to qualify and another 49 cruise ships under construction.

Floating, rotating hotel concept creates its own electricity

NewstalkZB 15 Apr 2021
Adopting the motto "minimum energy loss and zero waste," the team at HAADS have worked with numerous experts, including ship construction engineers and architects, in order to devise the project, which has been in the works since March 2020.

Israel-Ghana Friendship Association

B & FT Online 15 Apr 2021
It is a relationship that has withstood the test of time having survived many years of diplomatic twists and turns ... In this endeavour, Israel continues to be, one of Ghana’s trusted trade partners in major areas such as shipping; construction; agriculture; labour issues; manpower training; science and medicine; security matters and culture ... Dr.

Tasmania Orders Finnish Ferries After Studying Domestic Construction

The Maritime Executive 14 Apr 2021
Tasmanian shipping company TT-Line Company started working on a plan to build two replacement ferries in 2018 ... A task force was launched to study the construction of the ships. This spring the government announced it would begin to renegotiate the construction contract seeking to include local components in the foreign-built ships.

Russia building most powerful icebreaker fleet, aims for year-round sailing on its Arctic sea route ...

Russia Today 14 Apr 2021
The construction of the Leader, or Project 10510 icebreaker, began last year at Russia’s Zvezda shipyard ... The government expects cargo shipping along it to exceed 80 million tons as soon as 2024 ... Other ships of this type – the Sibir, Ural, and Yakutia – are currently under construction and set to be launched in the coming years.

What caused the shipwreck of Saadana Island’s recently discovered ship?

Egypt Today 14 Apr 2021
The archaeological mission of the Faculty of Arts resumed its work at the site in 2017, with the aim of uncovering the rest of the hull and documenting it using photogrammetric technology, make an accurate three-dimensional model of the ship, study its design and construction technology and preserved the artifacts that were discovered.

Plan to extend Kishorn yard's dry dock

BBC News 14 Apr 2021
The operators of a construction yard in the west Highlands have sought permission to extend its dry dock. Kishorn would be available for decommissioning large marine structures, including ships 250m (820ft) long, if approval is given ... Constructing the extension would involve excavating an area of nearby hillside.

Admirals’ concerns

Ekathimerini 14 Apr 2021
Grigoriadis, a close associate of shipping tycoon Yiannis Latsis, understood that American companies were interested in exploiting energy resources in the countries of the former Soviet Union ... Construction of the new shipping lane will not challenge the Montreux Convention as long as it is used by commercial vessels.

KSOE wins order worth $201m for 3 LPG carriers  

Shenzhen Daily 14 Apr 2021
KSOE signed contracts with shipping companies in Asia and Oceania for the construction of two 86,000-cubic-meter LPG carriers and a 40,000-cubic-meter med-sized LPG carrier ... In particular, these ships, the first of its kind, will be ...

CAPS construction projects remain on schedule, on budget

Cadillac News 14 Apr 2021
Construction continues at Mackinaw Trail Middle School as Cadillac Area Public Schools continues the district-wide building improvements after a successful 2018 bond vote. Jennifer Brown said construction at Mackinaw Trail remained on schedule even after some delays earlier in construction due to shipping and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tom Lounsbury: Progress has brought invasive species with it

Midland Daily News 14 Apr 2021
Ever since the first ship crossed the Atlantic Ocean from Europe to North America (then known as the New World), some nasty things have come along as well ... The Welland Canal was constructed from Lake Ontario to Lake Erie to allow shipping to get past Niagara Falls, and was completed in 1829.