• VESSEL REVIEW | Sikira Legend – Combined event vessel/ferry for West Africa is a Sierra Leone first

    VESSEL REVIEW | Sikira Legend – Combined event vessel/ferry for West Africa is a Sierra Leone first

  • BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
    Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards

    Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards

  • NAVAL ARCHITECTURE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Shearwater – Advanced 22-metre catamaran research vessel for North Carolina

    VESSEL REVIEW | Shearwater – Advanced 22-metre catamaran research vessel for North Carolina

  • TUG & SALVAGE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Kaweka – New Zealand’s Port of Napier unveils third tractor tug

    VESSEL REVIEW | Kaweka – New Zealand’s Port of Napier unveils third tractor tug

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Geelong Flyer – Refined catamaran ferry for Australia’s Melbourne-Geelong route

    VESSEL REVIEW | Geelong Flyer – Refined catamaran ferry for Australia’s Melbourne-Geelong route

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Sikira Legend – Combined event vessel/ferry for West Africa is a Sierra Leone first
  • Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Shearwater – Advanced 22-metre catamaran research vessel for North Carolina
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Kaweka – New Zealand’s Port of Napier unveils third tractor tug
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Geelong Flyer – Refined catamaran ferry for Australia’s Melbourne-Geelong route
Port of Townsville to expand pilot boat fleet

Port of Townsville to expand pilot boat fleet

By Baird Maritime

The Port of Townsville in Queensland is expanding its fleet of pilot boats to four. The port has awarded Hart Marine a contract valued at AU$3 million (US$2.03 million) to build a 17.3-metre vessel that is due for delivery later in 2020. The new high-tech vessel will be slightly longer but will have the same design features ..

COLUMN | See you in court: Pacific Drilling, Bumi Armada and SBM – Part 1 [Offshore Accounts]

COLUMN | See you in court: Pacific Drilling, Bumi Armada and SBM – Part 1 [Offshore Accounts]

By Hieronymus Bosch

If you want to meet the movers and the shakers of the offshore industry, you don’t need to pay big bucks to attend an expensive conference. Instead, you simply have to go to your local courthouse, and watch them battle over millions of dollars there. January has seen three high impact cases featuring contract disputes, ..

Austal to build high-speed catamaran ferry for SGTM

Austal to build high-speed catamaran ferry for SGTM

By Baird Maritime

Austal has been awarded a AU$15.5 million (US$10.7 million) contract for a new high-speed catamaran vessel for Comoros ferry operator SGTM. The vessel will have an LOA of 41.2 metres, a beam of 10.9 metres, a draught of two metres, a range of approximately 370 nautical miles, and capacity for 400 passengers and up to 20 ..

AUSMARINE AWARDS
AUSMARINE AWARDS 2019 | Best Search and Rescue Boat – CB20 – Yamba Welding and Engineering / Naiad Designs

AUSMARINE AWARDS 2019 | Best Search and Rescue Boat – CB20 – Yamba Welding and Engineering / Naiad Designs

By Ausmarine

Best Search and Rescue Boat – CB20 – Yamba Welding and Engineering / Naiad Designs Renowned builder of fast aluminium RIBs and small patrol/rescue boats, Yamba Welding from the north coast of New South Wales has collaborated for many years with New Zealand’s equally renowned Naiad Designs, which specialises in ..

BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
AWARDS 2019 | Best Sonar Supplier – Navico

AWARDS 2019 | Best Sonar Supplier – Navico

By Baird Maritime

Best Sonar Supplier – Navico Navico has expanded rapidly over the past thirty years to become one of the world leaders in marine electronics. The company offers a wide range of electronic equipment from small, highly refined yacht electronics to heavy duty sonar. Of course, the company has a global supply and service ..

BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
AWARDS 2019 | Best Waterjet Supplier – HamiltonJet

AWARDS 2019 | Best Waterjet Supplier – HamiltonJet

By Baird Maritime

Best Waterjet Supplier – HamiltonJet HamiltonJet was the pioneer of water jets. Famed for its fast and manoeuvrable jets for smaller boats in its early days, the company has since developed a wide range of considerably larger jet units to suit almost every imaginable water jet requirement. These reliable, durable, ..

Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards

Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards

Welcome to the Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” awards. When it came to deciding the winners for 2019, we again turned to the blueprint originally devised seven ..