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Celebrity Cruises Sneak Peek at New Edge Series Ship

The Maritime Executive 04 Feb 2023
The moment marks the exciting completion of the ship’s hull and exterior superstructure, and the vessel now progresses to the next phase of construction ... “So much more than a ship, Celebrity Ascent will be the embodiment of a relaxed luxury resort at sea, and I ...

China's shipbuilders catch tailwind to sail on brighter journey 04 Feb 2023
In August, China started the construction of its second domestically-built large cruise ship, with work on the first one underway as scheduled ... Taking the home-built large cruise ship as an example, Li said that producing the "behemoth," composed of as many as 25 million ...

Inuit, environmental groups call for stronger measures to reduce underwater noise

North Shore News 04 Feb 2023
Lisa Koperqualuk, vice chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council, says that's because of noise from ships ... The International Maritime Organization's subcommittee on ship design and construction met in London last week, where members agreed on revisions to the 2014 guidelines.

China’s Mideast buildup stirs security worries for U.S.

Politico 04 Feb 2023
Now, China’s investment in regional ports and infrastructure in Oman and the United Arab Emirates could provide an entry point for Chinese naval ships in the strait. Such ships already travel nearby waters to patrol against pirate vessels ... Years earlier, Shanghai-based shipping ...

Egypt’s most famous government building turns into a hotel

Egypt Independent 04 Feb 2023
A symbol of historic Cairo. The Tahrir Complex opened in its current form during the reign of King Farouk in 1951. It was constructed with a ship-like structure on an area of ​​28,000 square meters and a height of 14 floors, including more than 1,300 rooms. Its establishment dates back to the time when the British forces left Egypt ... ....

Japan firm opens whale meat vending machines to push sales

Gloucester Times 04 Feb 2023
whale meat vending machines ... Prices range from 1,000 yen ($7.70) to 3,000 yen ($23) ... A fourth is to open in Osaka next month ... In a show of determination to keep the whaling industry alive in the coming decades, Kyodo Senpaku will construct a 6 billion yen ($46 million) new mother ship for launch next year to replace the aging Nisshin Maru ... .

Xinhua Headlines: China's shipbuilders catch tailwind to sail on brighter journey

Xinhua 03 Feb 2023
In August, China started the construction of its second domestically-built large cruise ship, with work on the first one underway as scheduled ... Taking the home-built large cruise ship as an example, Li said that producing the "behemoth," composed of as many as 25 million parts, ...

Wreck of the Savannah, First Atlantic Steamship, May Have Been Found

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
The ship drew international attention, including U.S ... While they failed to find the Savannah, Braynard celebrated the ship in a book and was successful in leading an effort to convince then president Dwight Eisenhower to name America’s then under construction nuclear-powered merchant ship Savannah in honor of her famous predecessor.

Princess Cruises Next-Generation Ship - Sun Princess - to Feature the Brand's Most Exciting & ...

Victoria Advocate 03 Feb 2023
"With the construction of any new ship, we have the incredible opportunity to design standout spaces with our guests' preferences in mind," said John Padgett ... Currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Italy, the largest Princess ship ever constructed, ...

Business wins place on £10bn Government offsite construction framework

The Business Desk 03 Feb 2023
The new Offsite Construction Solutions framework is split up into six lots, each representing a different sector ... Contracts completed under the previous framework include the construction of temporary housing for Reading Borough Council, a new job centre in Birmingham and modular units which were shipped to Cyprus for use by the Ministry of Defence.

Spencer Johnson Given MACE Marine Engineer/Naval Architect of Year

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
During his tenure with Austal USA, he has led the detail design and construction efforts of two major Navy shipbuilding programs and is advancing concept designs for next generation programs such as the Light Amphibious Warship, Next Generation Logistics Ship, and Large Unmanned Surface Vessel.

Royal Navy Plans Preemptive Repairs to HMS Prince of Wales’ Port Shaft

The Maritime Executive 03 Feb 2023
The carrier which cost a reported £3 billion ($3.6 billion) to build is earning a reputation as a trouble-plagued ship after having suffered previous problems twice in 2020 including an extended drydock for repairs ... Construction on the ship began in 2011 and it took eight years before she sailed on her maiden voyage in 2019.

Openpit activities start at Kathleen Valley

Mining Weekly 03 Feb 2023
ASX-listed Liontown Resources on Friday reported that the first blast at Kathleen Valley has been successfully ...

General Dynamics Elects Richard Clarke to Board of Directors

Victoria Advocate 03 Feb 2023
RESTON, Va., Feb. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE ... Clarke, 60, is a retired U.S ... General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company that offers a broad portfolio of products and services in business aviation; ship construction and repair; land combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; and technology products and services.

Auckland floods put New Zealand prime minister to the test

Business Day 03 Feb 2023
Following the floods a lot of prices will be going up left, right and centre ... Food prices ... Moreover, New Zealand is a long way from Asia where most cars, furnishing and even some construction materials are shipped from, adding to the supply-chain snags yet to fully ease off from the Covid-19 crisis ... There could be a shortage of materials again.

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