ABS issues Approval in Principle for LNG-fueled design concept.

ABS, the provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, has granted Approval in Principle (AIP) for the Seatransporter-DF, a dual-fuel design concept developed by Algoship Designers of Nassau, Bahamas. The design has the capability to accommodate multiple engine types as well as Type-C or membrane containment systems for LNG fuel. […]

Damen Shipyards Group selects Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to digitally transform its shipbuilding

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, has announced that Damen Shipyards Group, an international shipbuilding group, has selected the 3DEXPERIENCE platform and its marine and offshore industry solution experiences to digitally transform its operations. The “Designed for Sea,” “Winning Bid […]

Spot freight rates soar from North Europe to Asia

Spot container freight rates from North Europe to China increased by 45% this week, reaching a four-year high. The “World Container Index assessed by Drewry” market reading on the route from Rotterdam to Shanghai jumped to $1,076 per 40ft dry container today, from $740 last week. “Our sources reported that ships are currently full and […]

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