Latest News for: Ship designers


Ageing island ferries at risk of random breakdown, says chief

The Times/The Sunday Times 27 Jun 2022
More than a third of the state-owned CalMac’s ships are beyond their 30-year design life, which makes them more likely to break down, at a time when ...

US launches new federal-state partnership to grow domestic offshore wind supply chain

Splash24/7 27 Jun 2022
The Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced the designation of offshore wind vessels as ‘vessels of national interest’ for support through the Federal Ship Financing Program, giving these applications priority for review and funding ... .

MacGregor Recieves Significant Repeat RoRo Equipment Order for PCTCs

The Maritime Executive 26 Jun 2022
Designed by the China Merchants Industries owned ship designer, Deltamarin, the Aurora class can transport up to 9,100 cars and will be the world’s largest and most sustainable car carrier ... MacGregor’s scope of supply encompasses design, supply and installation support ...

See inside a wildly popular shipping container home that a couple built and rents on ...

Business Insider 26 Jun 2022
The Box Hop Emily and Seth Britt have built three shipping container homes in Ohio ... Not all shipping containers are destined for a life of logistics and transportation ... According to Seth Britt, this "unconventional" design, as far as shipping containers go, is what created the initial hype around the home.

Never mind China's new aircraft carrier, these are the ships the US should worry about

CNN 26 Jun 2022
Essentially, experts say, the Fujian might be China's biggest ship, but it's probably not the biggest problem on the minds of US naval commanders right now ... "This ship in particular has a sophisticated design, stealth features, radars, and a large missile inventory ... "The ship has ...

Hong Kong backed by mainland for a better future

China Daily 26 Jun 2022
Under the 14th national Five-Year Plan, the central government continues to support Hong Kong's effort to strengthen its pillar industries, including international finance, shipping and trade, and has designated new roles to the city - as an international innovation and ...

'Give us a plan or give us someone to blame': Inside a White House consumed ...

News-Press Now 26 Jun 2022
The meeting was coordinated with a new media blitz designed to saturate the air waves with top economic officials to elevate efforts to address the issue ... Last week, Biden signed a bipartisan bill designed to lower shipping costs that sky-rocketed amid major pandemic-driven supply chain bottlenecks.

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 ... It remains one of only three known Anglo-Saxon ship burials ... Raising a ghost ship ... After the ship's company charity was formed in 2016, the team began designing the plans.

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.
photo: Unsplash / Brian Yurasits
Ocean pollution is a complex mixture made up of mercury, plastic waste, manufactured chemicals, petroleum wastes, agricultural runoff, and biological threats, like harmful algal blooms, April 3, 2019.

Sailboat to Collect and Process Ocean Plastics Gets Design Approval

The Maritime Executive 25 Jun 2022
An NGO dedicated to fighting for pollution-free oceans has won design approval for its unique concept vessel to clean up the oceans ... The NGO’s integrated engineering design office, Manta Innovation, has been working with naval architects Ship-ST and LMG Marin to develop the unique design for their vessel.

Navy’s newest sub, the USS Montana, joins the fleet Saturday

The Virginian-Pilot 25 Jun 2022
The Navy’s newest submarine will join the fleet Saturday after being commissioned as United States Ship Montana — a final step in a journey that began seven years ago at Newport News Shipbuilding ... The Montana also is the third of the 10-ship group of Virginia-class submarines known as Block IV.

Post Malone launches merch for ‘little rockstars’ after welcoming baby girl

New York Post 25 Jun 2022
The “Rockstar” singer, who recently welcomed a baby girl with his new fiancée, has designed a brand-new line of merch for all the “little rockstars” out there ... The collection ranges in price from $25 for a miniature-sized baseball cap to $65 for a hoodie, and orders will begin shipping this August.

UK Ambassador To Azerbaijan Visits World's First Hovercraft Barge

MENA FN 25 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Trend UK Ambassador to Azerbaijan James Sharp visited the world's first hovercraft designed by CMI Offshore and built in cooperation with ASCO (Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping ... .

USS Gerald R. Ford: The most advanced carrier of the US cost around $13.3 billion ...

Interesting Engineering 24 Jun 2022
The USS Gerald Ford's air wing is able to operate with less crew, too, with around 400 fewer personnel, thanks to improvements in ship design compared to its predecessors ... Ford class was designed with efficient weapon moving pathways in mind to essentially eliminate horizontal movement within the ship.

web3 on the platform of your choice — a closer look at Coinbase Wallet’s multi-platform approach

Coinbase 24 Jun 2022
In order to maximize efficiency of our developers and designers as well as ship a consistently reliable, safe, and simple multi-chain wallet on all platforms, we would need to migrate our mobile products into a common framework ... leverage those paved roads to ship a highly ...