Following the Memorandum of Understanding announced 8th December 2017, Austal announce the award of a $68 million contract to design and build an 83-metre trimaran ferry for JR Kyushu Jet Ferry of Japan.
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Samskip has announced a major enhancement in its shortsea and multimodal services between the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, with the addition of direct connections between Amsterdam and Hull three times a week. The value proposition to customers will also include barge and rail systems connecting the European hinterland to Amsterdam.
Having recently announced that it is ‘more than ready’ to help shipowners meet the demands of the new IMO Polar Code, VIKING Life-Saving Equipment is set to announce another major innovation for those who want to stay safe while exploring Polar waters - the VIKING VEC PlusTM Polar.
Safety solutions provider Survitec has appointed Mark Baines as Global Vice President, Cruise, as a clear indication of Survitec’s commitment to cruise clients globally.
Radical design thinking is pivotal in ensuring that the new generation of expedition ships taking adventurous cruise passengers closer than ever before to the remote wonders of nature can deliver truly life-changing experiences.
The longstanding relationship between Bolidt Synthetic Products and Systems and Norwegian Cruise Lines is being further strengthened, as the Dutch marine flooring and decking company works its way through seven significant ship projects.