Six ship design contracts for Ulstein in Brazil

Ulstein Design has signed six ship design contracts with Brazilian ship owners CBO and DSND Consub totalling over NOK 400 million, as the company taps into a lucrative and growing market area. The contracts are for the delivery of design, engineering, main equipment and building follow-up, and cover three different types of vessels. “These contracts […]

InterManager KPI project expands

Experts from the Norwegian research and consulting group Marintek, working on behalf of the KPI Project led by InterManager, have begun capturing performance data from dozens of vessels in the latest phase of the process to develop a workable system to produce a meaningful set of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the whole shipping industry. […]

Baltic Motorways of the Sea to Sweden

One of six of the latest batch of European Union motorways of the sea proposals has been selected for funding under the Trans-European Transport Network programme. The European Commission has reported that a project designed to improve freight flows between Sweden and Poland will receive around €17m ($25.2m) from EU coffers. EU money will trigger […]