• FEATURE | New horizontal hyperbaric testing facility for subsea equipment

    FEATURE | New horizontal hyperbaric testing facility for subsea equipment

  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for September/October 2021

    Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for September/October 2021

  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for July/August 2021

    Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for July/August 2021

  • MEPS WEEK
    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

    Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021

  • FEATURE | New horizontal hyperbaric testing facility for subsea equipment
  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for September/October 2021
  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for July/August 2021
  • Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!
  • Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for May/June 2021
Decommissioned US Navy aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk departs for breaker’s yard

Decommissioned US Navy aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk departs for breaker’s yard

By Baird Maritime

The decommissioned US Navy aircraft carrier ex-USS Kitty Hawk has departed the Puget Sound Naval Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility (NISMF) at Bremerton, Washington, with a final destination of Brownsville, Texas, where it will be broken up. Ex-Kitty Hawk is being towed more than 16,000 miles (25,750 kilometres) to the ..

ABS joins partnership in designing methanol-fueled bulker

ABS joins partnership in designing methanol-fueled bulker

By Baird Maritime

A new type of 85,000DWT methanol-fueled bulk carrier has been designed in a joint development project (JDP) between ABS, Singapore’s SDTR Marine, and China’s Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute (SDARI). SDTR supplied key operational data and SDARI developed the design with ABS support and ..

ABS teams up with South Korean shipbuilder for autonomous vessel projects

ABS teams up with South Korean shipbuilder for autonomous vessel projects

By Baird Maritime

ABS and South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) have entered into an agreement regarding cooperation on a series of autonomous vessel projects. ABS said its specialists will work with HHI’s Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) and its autonomous navigation subsidiary, Avikus, to integrate ..

Marco Polo Marine expands into ship recycling

Marco Polo Marine expands into ship recycling

By Baird Maritime

Singapore-based vessel operator and shipbuilder Marco Polo Marine, through Indonesian subsidiary Marcopolo Shipyard, has ventured into the ship recycling industry following the awarding of the necessary permits by local authorities. Marcopolo’s facilities in Batam now have expanded services that include ship recycling ..

GEAR | Dutch dive equipment specialist sold to new owners

GEAR | Dutch dive equipment specialist sold to new owners

By Baird Maritime Gear Editor

Netherlands-based Royal IHC has sold its IHC Hytech professional diving and hyperbaric equipment business to a number of private investors to establish a new company, Pommec Hytech Holding. The buyers plan to merge the operations of Hytech with those of Pommec and locate the two companies’ combined operations at ..

Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for November/December 2021

Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for November/December 2021

By Baird Maritime

WORK BOAT WORLD: Bjorn Ullbro has been appointed President, Marine and Offshore business area at marine wastewater management technology company the Evac Group. Ullbro joins Evac from Wärtsilä, where he has worked in multiple roles and continents over the past 13 years, the most recently as Vice President for the ..

Welcome to Naval Architecture Week!

Welcome to Naval Architecture Week!

This is probably my favourite Baird Maritime Feature Week as we get to learn about the wonderful and innovative ideas that are being incorporated in the world’s next cr ..