2017年08月10日

東武興業(株)

2017年8月10日、栃木県日光市の中禅寺湖に、慧通信技術工業の太陽光発電オフグリッド電力船「男体(なんたい)」(定員400人、全長24m、幅8.8m)が就航する。
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2017年08月08日

Shippax News Bulletin – 32

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All-inclusive Argentinian cruise line to be launched

Alteza Cruises is the name of a newborn Argentinian cruise operator that will reportedly commence ‘all-inclusive’ cruises with a single ship, MED QUEEN, on 20 December.

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EMSA launches an MRV system to help reduce CO2 emissions from shipping at EU level

THETIS-MRV (monitoring, reporting and verification) goes live today marking the first of several steps in the EU’s efforts to include the maritime transport sector in its overall policy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Climeon takes another major order from large Scandinavian passenger ferry operator

Climeon has received a repeat order from Viking Line to be an integrated part of their next vessel and in the process, deliver nine times as much clean power from the engine waste heat as the first installation, that was made on VIKING GRACE in 2015.

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Crystal Cruises takes delivery of CRYSTAL BACH

The river cruise vessel CRYSTAL BACH, the first in a line of four identical “Rhine-Class” vessels, was delivered by MV Werften to Crystal Cruises on 3 August 2017.

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A second cruise ship for Victory Cruise Lines

The newly acquired cruise ship, to be named VICTORY II (ex- SEA DISCOVERER), is a sister ship to the one currently in operation, VICTORY 1. With its 91m length and 5,000 gt she will be able to carry 202 passengers when she will be put in service on 20 May, 2018, after some refurbishments and upgrades are made.

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Madeira government seeks candidates to operate a weekly Funchal-Portimão ferry service

Madeira’s regional government is about to launch a tender for a weekly service connecting Funchal on Madeira with the Portuguese mainland port of Portimão in the Algarve region.

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Talks between Port Ramsgate and Polferries confirmed

Promy24.com, the information and booking platform of Gdansk-based ferry freight booking agent, freight forwarder and road haulier PPT PKS Gdansk-Oliwa SA, has confirmed that there have been talks between Port Ramsgate and Polferries, the outcome of which is unknown, however.

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First half results of operación paso del estrecho – ‘OPE’

The 2017 version of the ‘OPE’ reached its halfway point on 31 July. This three months campaign concerns the operation of various Spanish ports from Tarifa in the southwest to Alicante in the east, serving Moroccan and Algerian destinations, with some 2.8 million passengers making their way back to their original homeland for the summer holidays.

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Second quarter figures for Royal Caribbean Cruises released

Second Quarter 2017 result highlights

-Revenue increased to just below USD 2.2bn for 2017, compared to USD 2.1bn in 2016.

-Total cruise operating expenses were down from USD 1.3bn in 2016 to USD 1.25bn.

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Lindblad Expeditions report their 2017 second quarter financial results

Some of the highlights:

-Tour Revenues increased 3% to USD 55.6m

-Net loss of USD 2.6m as compared with a net loss of USD 4.5m in 2016

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2017年08月04日

Shippax Weekly News Bulletin – 31 (2)

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Here are the headlines of news added to Shippax news site during week 31. For the full text, please visit www.shippax.com.

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Fincantieri first half 2017 results

Results are in line with the targets of the 2016-2020 Business: revenues up 1.3% compared to the same period of 2016, EBITDA margin at 6.3% marking an improvement of more than 20% from 5.0% of the first half of 2016.

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Port of Ystad continues to grow

The Swedish Port of Ystad has reported continued growth and record throughputs in several sectors for the first six months of 2017.

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First South Korean high-speed ferry delivery for Austal

The 50m high-speed catamaran SEASTAR 11 has been delivered to Seaspovill from the Austal Philippines shipyard.

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NYK cops massive cartel fine

Japan’s NYK has been fined AUD 25m after being found guilty of criminal cartel conduct in the shipment of vehicles from Asia, Europe and the USA to Australia between 2009 and 2012.

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July passenger record – also for Tallink

After Viking Line, it is now time for competitor AS Tallink Grupp to announce a passenger record for the month of July. The ships in the Group carried 1,208,156 passengers last month – a record in the company’s history.

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Second ferry contract for Aulong Shipbuilding

A second high-speed passenger ferry contract has been awarded to Aulong Shipbuilding, a joint venture by Austal Limited and Guandong Jianglong Shipbuilding of Zhuhai, China.

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Polferries in talks with the UK’s Thanet Council according to local press

Regional British online news service Kent Online announced today (2 August) that “a leading Polish ferry company” is in talks with Thanet Council about possible ferry services from the Port of Ramsgate.

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Greek government cancels LANE Sea Lines contract

The long career of ferry veteran VITSENTZOS KORNAROS could be coming to an end with the 1976-built vessel, originally Townsend Thoresen’s VIKING VISCOUNT (and later PRIDE OF WINCHESTER), lying at Perama with owners LANE Sea Lines reportedly unable to pay for engine repairs or crew wages.

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HANSEATIC to be chartered by One Ocean Expedition

As earlier reported, HANSEATIC will remain on charter to Hapag-Lloyd until the Autumn 2018 when the five-star expedition cruise will be transferred to the Canadian expedition organizer One Ocean Expeditions, Squamish BC.

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BC Ferries’ third Salish-Class double-ender entering service early

SALISH RAVEN, BC Ferries’ third of three new Salish-Class vessels, will be introduced on 3 August following ongoing mechanical issues with the 1964-built QUEEN OF NANAIMO which is set to retire from the BC Ferries fleet this fall.

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July passenger record for Viking Line

During the month of July, Viking Line carried a record 1,021,890 passengers on its Baltic ferry and cruise network, a 9% increase compared to July 2016.

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Restart of Gijon - Saint-Nazaire MoS progressing

Local press reports state that Baleària is showing interest in taking up the Gijon - Saint-Nazaire route, which has remained deserted since LD Lines decided to discontinue operating it.

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