2017年08月18日

Shippax News Bulletin – 33

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Viking Line half-year report released

Consolidated sales of the Viking Line Group for the 1 January - 30 june, 2017 period increased by 0.5% to EUR 239.2m (EUR 238.0m for the 1 January - 30 june, 2016 period).

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Second quarter figures for DFDS released

Revenue increased 2% in Q2 adjusted for non-comparable items. Reported revenue was up 4% to DKK 3.7bn.

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Charter agreement of ATLANTIC VISION extended

AS Tallink Grupp has extended the charter agreement of ATLANTIC VISION, the former SUPERFAST IX, which has been on bareboat charter to Marine Atlantic since mid-November 2008. The charter agreement has been extended for one year, until November 2018.

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First steel cut for SPECTRUM OF THE SEAS

Yesterday, 15 August, the first steel cut for Royal Caribbean’s new Quantum Ultra-Class took place at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg.

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LOI for expedition cruise vessel expires whilst another expedition project is making progress

The Letter of Intent for the design and construction of a luxury expedition cruise ship which Fincantieri-controlled Vard signed with an undisclosed international cruise company in January, has expired without the parties reaching an agreement to enter into a firm shipbuilding contract.

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Fjord1 now on the Oslo stock exchange

As of today, 15 August, Fjord1 is listed on the Norwegian stock exchange, the Oslo Børs. The ferry company has been on the Merkus Market since May, but today took the final step and became available for trade on the main listing on the Oslo Børs.

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Attica Holdings S.A. set to become majority shareholder in Hellenic Seaways

Attica Holdings S.A. (Attica Group) has announced the signing of an agreement in principle with Piraeus Bank and other minority shareholders to obtain a controlling interest in Hellenic Seaways Maritime S.A. (HSW).

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2017年08月14日

琉球海運(株)

2017年8月12日、佐伯重工業で建造した「しゅれいII」が完成し、那覇港に初入港した。「しゅれいII」は、11,687gt、全長182m、幅26m、トレーラー177台、乗用車290台を積載できるRORO船。2017年8月14日に、那覇―大阪―東京航路に就航した。

姉妹船の「にらいかないII」は、2017年11月に就航する見込みで、琉球海運は両船に90億円投資した。
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2017年08月12日

内海フェリー(株)

2017年8月10日、内海フェリーは、小豆島(草壁)―高松航路に就航している高速船「サンオリーブシー」(52gt、定員68人)の運航を、乗客の減少と船員の不足のため、2017年9月1日から休止すると発表した。
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2017年08月11日

Shippax News Bulletin – 32 (2)

Dear Subscriber,

Here are the headlines of news added to Shippax website during week 32. For the full text, please visit www.shippax.com.

Please note that further news might be added to the website during the course of the day.

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Sneak peek of Jadrolinija’s next generation ro-pax

About one year ago Remontowa Marine Design & Consulting Ltd. won the public tender for the concept, tender and basic design of a 2,000-passenger, 206-car ro-pax ferry for Jadrolinija.

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Stena Line might add a second ship when moving the Grenå route to Halmstad

As Stena Line’s concession for the ‘Västerport Terminal’ in Varberg will end in 2019, the Swedish ferry operator has set its mind on Halmstad – 75km south of Varberg – with talks progressing positively both with Hallands hamnar and authorities/politicians on the Danish side of the Kattegat.

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Enough is enough: PATT has terminated the charter contract for OCEAN FLOWER 2

As earlier reported, it has not all been plain sailing for the Port Authority of Trinidad & Tobago (PATT) following technical problems with its twin high-speed catamarans and the unexpected cancellation of the charter of SUPER-FAST GALICIA.

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AS Tallink Grupp Unaudited Consolidated Interim Report Q2 2017

In the second quarter (1 April – 30 June) of the 2017 financial year Tallink Grupp AS and its subsidiaries (the Group) carried 2.6 million passengers which is 6.8% more compared to the second quarter last year.

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New shipbuilding hall taking shape at MV Werften in Rostock

At MV Werften’s Rostock facility, construction work started on the new EUR 80m hall complex 11, which will house the new panel line and section line, as well as a line for section outfitting.

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Second quarter figures for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings released

The second quarter financial results for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings have been released.

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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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