Topic: Multipurpose vessel

BBC Leer heavy-lift MPP ready to serve BBC Chartering

BBC Leer heavy-lift MPP ready to serve BBC Chartering

the first LakerMax deliveredLeer-based Briese Group will take delivery of its first LakerMax newbuild from Taizhou Sanfu Heavy Industry, China. The BBC Leer is the first of fifteen 13,000 dwt multipurpose triple-deckers that will be delivered to the...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
AAL orders two more Super B-Class MPPs

AAL orders two more Super B-Class MPPs

Project heavy lift carrier, AAL Shipping, has expanded its order of Super B-Class vessels with two new 32,000 dwt units. Counting the recently delivered AAL Limassol, the order at CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Company in...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Innovative eco-friendly MPP design receives AIP

Innovative eco-friendly MPP designs receive AIP

Shanghai Shipbuilding Research and Design Institute (SDARI) has worked with Toepfer Transport to develop two multipurpose (MPP) vessel designs. Called OCTOPUS 12.6 and OCTOPUS 12, the vessels feature ground-breaking green technologies. Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Pot Scheepvaart orders an MPP at Royal Bodewes

Pot Scheepvaart orders an MPP at Royal Bodewes

Delfzijl-based Pot Scheepvaars has placed an order with its compatriot shipbuilder Royal Bodewes for a single 6,000 dwt multipurpose (MPP) vessel. The two companies have signed a building contract for the 1A Swedish-Finnish Ice Class...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Wagenborg's fourth EasyMax MPP taking shape

Wagenborg’s fourth EasyMax MPP takes shape

Maritime logistics conglomerate Wagenborg is continuing the expansion of its multipurpose vessel (MPP) fleet with the construction of another EasyMax. The company said that the first sections of the fourth EasyMax MPP have been transported...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Swire delivers project materials to the Arctic

Swire delivers project materials to the Arctic

Swire Projects, a projects and heavy lift shipping services division of Swire Shipping, recently delivered project materials for a Canadian company’s mine expansion in the Arctic. The company deployed its ice-fitter multipurpose vessel, the 12,700...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
COLI Group expands its MPP market footprint

COLI Group expands its MPP market footprint

COLI Group has expanded its reach in the MPP sector through a strategic partnership between Asia Break Bulk (Singapore) and CSL Shipping (Shanghai). The teams at CSL Shipping & ABB will work closely together to market...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
ECO Titan starts service

ECO Titan starts service

Briese Schiffahrt’s recent addition to fleet, ECO Titan has loaded its first batch of cargo and entered service. Briese Chartering noted that the first voyage will be with wind turbine blades on board. Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic