Newport News awarded Navy contract mods worth $240 million; Savage acquires assets of Progressive Barge Line

December 28 2018 — Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with WestSea Yard in Portugal, part of Martifer Group, to equip two 9,300 ton, 200 passenger, expedition cruise ships for the Portuguese cruise company Mystic Cruises.

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Korean shipyards end year with more LNG carrier orders; Damen books order for ASD Tug 211

December 27, 2018 — The Finnish icebreaking season kicked off Christmas Day as Arctia’s converted polar icebreaker Otso departed the icebreaker base in Helsinki at 18:00 local time. The vessel headed towards its initial operation area to keep open the fairways to Tornio, Kemi and Oulu.

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Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding delivers 155,000 bbl ATB to Kirby; Keppel O&M year end order wins include ice class LNG bunker vessel

December 26, 2018 — Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding, Sturgeon Bay, WI, recently delivered a 155,000 bbl Articulated Tug Barge (ATB) unit to Houston-based Kirby Corporation, one of the largest tank barge operators in the U.S.

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Exmouth lifeboat family carols begin with a call for help)


PR221218 Inshore lifeboat George Bearman II launches to a search of the river Exe


PR221218 Crowd singing in all-weather boat hall

As guests were arriving for Exmouth lifeboat carols for volunteers’ families, inshore lifeboat George Bearman II was tasked following the transmission of a weak Mayday call for help, somewhere in west Lyme Bay.

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Season’s Greeting from the International Melges 24 Class Association

To a Wonderful Holidays and a Happy New Year!
Season's Greeting from the International Melges 24 Class Association
Dear Melges 24 sailors, owners, builders, officers and friends!
Thank you all for your time and efforts contributing to the Melges 24 class worldwide!
It was great to see you all involved with the best ever one design sportsboat class Melges 24!
May your Holidays be a collection of good and happy memories!
Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year!
May fair winds fill your sails in 2019!
Photo – Pierrick Contin –

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