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Anglo-Saxon ship from 'The Dig' will sail once again after reconstruction

Henry Herald 25 Jun 2022
When an Anglo-Saxon warrior king died 1,400 years ago in East Anglia in the United Kingdom, he was placed inside a ship and surrounded by treasures. The 90-foot-long (27.4-meter-long) wooden ship, dragged half a mile (0.8 kilometer) from the River Deben, was buried inside a mound ... Oak trees from East Anglia are being used to construct the ship.

India sends ship for National Day celebrations |25 June 2022

Nation 25 Jun 2022
The Indian naval ceremonial band embarked on the ship will also participate in this momentous occasion ... INS Kolkata is the lead ship of the indigenously designed and constructed Project 15-A class of destroyers built by M/s Mazagaon Dockyard Ltd, and displaces more than 7500 tonnes with speed over 30 knots.

Fincantieri Starts Work on Its First LNG-Fueled Cruise Ship for TUI

The Maritime Executive 24 Jun 2022
Fincantieri is catching up with competitors Meyer Werft and Meyer Turku which have been delivering LNG-fueled cruise ships for the past four years and Chantiers de l’Atlantique which recently completed sea trials for its first LNG-fueled cruise ship construction while floating out its second LNG ship.

Blue Origin Abandons Plan to Use Ro/Ro Named for Jeff Bezos’s Mother

The Maritime Executive 24 Jun 2022
Plans for Blue Origin, the space company founded by Jeff Bezos, to use a retired Stena ro/ro cargo ship as their landing pad have apparently been scrapped as too costly to implement ... Bezos’ company confirmed in the fall of 2018 that it had purchased the 10,000 dwt ro/ro cargo ship named Stena Freighter.

Samskip and Ocean Infinity secure over US$15 million funding for SeaShuttle project

Fresh Plaza 24 Jun 2022
Originally announced at Nor-Shipping 2022, Oslo, in April, the Samskip-Ocean Infinity partnership covers both the construction and operation of the vessels, in a collaboration seeking to push forward towards zero-emission, efficient and safe, multimodal logistics ... These ships are ...

USS George Washington suicides spark legislation for quality-of-life improvements on ships undergoing lengthy repairs

Stars and Stripes 24 Jun 2022
... the ship’s two nuclear reactors ... Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin during congressional testimony last month blamed the delays on coronavirus pandemic-related disruptions but acknowledged shortcomings with housing sailors on ships that effectively transform into construction zones.

HJ Shipbuilding bags $240m LNG dual-fuelled container ship order

Tradewinds 24 Jun 2022
HJ Shipbuilding and Construction (HJSC) — the former Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC) — has landed its first LNG dual-fuel container ship newbuilding contract ... Editor's note ... .

HJ Shipbuilding bags $240m LNG dual-fuel container ship order

Tradewinds 24 Jun 2022
HJ Shipbuilding and Construction (HJSC) has landed its first ...

CX Daily: China’s Relaxation of Penalties for Wildlife Breeding Raises Concerns

Caixin Online 24 Jun 2022
Fang Ying, president of Ericsson’s China operations, made the remarks at a Wednesday news briefing, citing growth opportunities in the private 5G networks space, following the aggressive pace of construction in 5G infrastructure nationwide over the past three years. Shipping /.

Global services trade sustained recovery post-Covid pandemic: WTO | Mint

Live Mint 24 Jun 2022
New Delhi. World Trade Organization’s index capturing global trade in services outpaced that for goods, pointing to a possible shift in consumption pattern as Covid-19 cases receded ... Other indices including container shipping and construction remained slightly above trend ... Readings of 100 indicate growth in line with medium-term trends ... .

Cromer Pier repairs of £1.1m agreed by North Norfolk council

BBC News 24 Jun 2022
Fellow Conservative Christopher Cushing said ... A history of Cromer Pier. As far back as 1391, there are records of a pier - or jetty - at Cromer, from which local produce was loaded onto ships. In 1822, a 210ft (64mm) long jetty was constructed, made of cast iron supplied by a foundry in Saxthorpe, but it was destroyed in a storm just 24 years later ... .

Bringing Innovation and Weapons, Mexican Cartels Raise Involvement in Colombian Cocaine

OWP 24 Jun 2022
Representatives have brought enhanced coca varieties with them, contributing to the trafficked to the U.S. and Europe ... a police intelligence report shows that Mexican cartels have begun funding the construction of laboratories and shipping warehouses and sending armed delegates to deliver super-charged seeds ... ....

Lamprell mulling fire sale in the face of liquidity crisis

Seatrade Maritime News 24 Jun 2022
Related. Lamprell expects rig upgrade work ... Related. Lamprell wins Saudi Aramco contract ... In 2017,Lamprell entered into the International Maritime Industries (IMI) jv at Ras Al Khair in Saudi Arabia with two large local and one international partner, whose medium-term goal has been to construct 20 rigs and 50 ships ... "They've had so many changes as well.

77-year-old craftsman's passion to pass on ancient shipbuilding technology

China Daily 23 Jun 2022
Zhang Guohui has been making ships, from over 30-meter-long vessels to meters-long model boats, for more than six decades ... Zhang began constructing model ships using his 20 years of shipbuilding skills ... After their meeting, he started to renovate old ships and make model ships for the museum.

Video: China’s First 24,000 TEU Containership Delivered to Evergreen

The Maritime Executive 23 Jun 2022
The vessel was delayed by the recent lockdowns in Shanghai, so she will be closely followed by a sister ship Ever Aria ... In addition to the containerships being built for Evergreen, last week on June 11, the same shipbuilder started simultaneous construction in two dry docks for two 24,000 TEU container ships being built for MSC.

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