• VESSEL REVIEW | Gang Qin No 501 – New ASD tug for Kaohsiung, Taiwan, from Malaysian Borneo

    VESSEL REVIEW | Gang Qin No 501 – New ASD tug for Kaohsiung, Taiwan, from Malaysian Borneo

  • 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 | Ferry Del Chaco – Unusual, shallow-draught Ro-Pax for Paraguay’s river network

    VESSEL REVIEW | Ferry Del Chaco – Unusual, shallow-draught Ro-Pax for Paraguay’s river network

  • NAVAL ARCHITECTURE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Zanzibar 1 – First of high-speed ferry pair brings efficiency and comfort to Tanzania

    VESSEL REVIEW | Zanzibar 1 – First of high-speed ferry pair brings efficiency and comfort to Tanzania

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Gang Qin No 501 – New ASD tug for Kaohsiung, Taiwan, from Malaysian Borneo
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Sikira Legend – Combined event vessel/ferry for West Africa is a Sierra Leone first
  • Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” Awards
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Ferry Del Chaco – Unusual, shallow-draught Ro-Pax for Paraguay’s river network
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Zanzibar 1 – First of high-speed ferry pair brings efficiency and comfort to Tanzania
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 AWARDS
AWARDS 2019 | Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF

AWARDS 2019 | Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF

By Baird Maritime

Best Gearbox Supplier – ZF ZF has carved out for itself the largest slice of the global marine transmission or gearbox market. It also supplies innovative propulsion systems. For well over a century, its products have always exemplified the highest German quality standards. That so often makes them the first choice for ..

Major rebuild for Sardinian timber tourist boat

Major rebuild for Sardinian timber tourist boat

By Gabriele Zambianchi

The wooden sightseeing vessel Uragano I arrived in Cesenatico, Italy, on October 20, 2019, after a 1,000-nautical-mile trip from Santa Teresa Gallura in Sardinia four days before. It is currently being rebuilt and updated, and the main works will include the complete renovation of the superstructure. All the components of ..

Hong Kong Customs craft in fatal collision with suspected smuggling vessel

Hong Kong Customs craft in fatal collision with suspected smuggling vessel

By Trevor Hollingsbee

Three officers of the Hong Kong Customs and Excise Department (HKCE) were killed on the night of January 21, when their patrol craft collided with a suspected smuggling vessel in waters near Hong Kong International Airport. Two officers survived, and were rescued by police vessels, and a fireboat. According to local ..

COLUMN | Another one bites the dust: McDermott in Chapter Eleven [Offshore Accounts]

COLUMN | Another one bites the dust: McDermott in Chapter Eleven [Offshore Accounts]

By Hieronymus Bosch

You can’t say you weren’t warned (here). The mirror on the wall of the Baird offices was right. On January 21 McDermott International filed for Chapter Eleven bankruptcy protection in the one of the biggest bankruptcy restructurings in the history of the offshore industry, even bigger than the asbestos related ..

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 ..