Topic: Multipurpose vessel

Dutch heavy-lift ship in danger of capsizing

The Dutch multipurpose vessel Eemslift Hendrika, which ran into trouble off the coast of Norway on Monday, is in danger of capsizing. The Norwegian coastguard fears for its coastline as the vessel has 400 tonnes...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Wagenborg launches Easymax 2

Wagenborg has launched its new multipurpose vessel, Easymax 2. It has been built by shipyard Niestern Sander in the Netherlands and succeeds the first Easymax vessel, Egbert Wagenborg. According to the company, this is the...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Spliethoff adds sixth P14-type vessel to its fleet

PRESS RELEASE – Spliethoff has acquired an additional P14-type vessel. The vessel is renamed Plantijngracht (former name: ‘St. Pauli’) and reflagged to the Dutch register. The vessel is currently in Algeciras to undergo maintenance and...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

8 crew members kidnapped from MC Schiffahrt vessel

Pirates have kidnapped eight crew members from a multipurpose vessel owned by MC Schiffahrt. The German shipping company has assembled an emergency team to find a solution. The multipurpose vessel MarMalaita was anchored at the Douala...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers