Latest News for: World ship repair


Underwater Cables in Red Sea Damaged Months After Houthis Threatened To Do Just That

Slashdot 27 Feb 2024
While the world has a decent supply of cable repair ships, they are booked up well in advance so finding one ready to work is not always possible. Nor are cable repairs easy.

Arab League: Regional developments changed transport management globally

Kuna 05 Feb 2024
... management in the world ... Bahjat Abul Nasr, during workshop on establishing an Arab mechanism and database to support the field of the shipbuilding and ship repair industry in the Arab countries.

More than a sailor — Sam Herley

Norfolk Daily News 01 Feb 2024
It should be known that he was not simply a Navy sailor who served on a repair ship ... World War II submarines were not used as transport ships ... World War II submarines, the USS Baya and USS Dentuda.

Mega Ships, Mega Problems? The Controversy Surrounding Icon of the Seas.

Daily Times Chronicle 30 Jan 2024
Is bigger always better? The arrival of the world's largest cruise ship, Icon of the Seas, challenges us to consider the true impact of these floating giants on our ports, communities, and the environment.

Drydocks World clinches double win at ShipTek Awards 2024

GDN Online 29 Jan 2024
Drydocks World, a leading global provider of maritime solutions, has attained double recognition at the ShipTek Awards 2024, clinching the award for 'Ship Repair Yard of the Year' and 'Best HSE Initiative'. .

Govan Drydock back in business

Splash24/7 25 Jan 2024
Govan Drydock is now operational as a ship repair and maintenance facility ... and undertake the first phase of major restoration and repair work on the TS Queen Mary, which will help preserve the ship.

BAR Technologies ramps up WindWings production with China Merchants

Seatrade Maritime News 24 Jan 2024
It has now earned the title of the world’s most powerful sailing cargo ship ... The tie-up with CMET also follows a year in which China built more than half of the world’s ships for the first time.

Opinion | For India, the Road to Becoming a Great Maritime Power Goes Through Kochi

News18 19 Jan 2024
... dominate the world’s shipping lanes has arrived.

PM Modi commissions Rs 4,000 cr worth projects in Kerala

Deccan Herald 17 Jan 2024
4,000 crore in Kochi, including an international ship-repair facility, a stepped dry dock which is touted to be the world’s first and an LPG import ...

PM Modi leads roadshow in Kochi

Hindustan Times 17 Jan 2024
On Wednesday evening, the PM will return to Kochi where he is scheduled to dedicate to the nation the Drydock of the Cochin Shipyard, the International Ship Repair Facility as well as the LPG import terminal of the IOCL.

2023 in review: Unpacking Long Beach’s last year, and what’s to come

Press Telegram 04 Jan 2024
After being shut down for three years — first because of the pandemic and then dire repairs that were needed — Long Beach’s legendary World War II ship finally reopened last year.

An update on the USS Oak Ridge following the final formal reunion of the crew

Oakridger 14 Dec 2023
Later that year, the ship was moored with USS ROSS (DD-563) in dock undergoing repairs ... Repairs were made, and the ship resumed its drydocking mission in the Pacific until after the end of World War II.

Is the Legacy of Pearl Harbor Crumbling?

The American Spectator 07 Dec 2023
Hawaii had long served as a crucial refueling station for ships sailing from the west coast to East Asia ... Of the four ships, three were later raised and repaired and returned to service in World War II.

Suez Canal traffic uninterrupted after ship suffers fault - canal authority

Reuters 06 Dec 2023
Convoys of ships coming from the south were diverted along the original branch of the canal, and the One Orpheus along with six ships behind it resumed their journeys after the faulty rudder was repaired, the canal authority said.

Kendrick family donates Pearl Harbor artifact to West Virginia University libraries

Cleburne Times-Review 05 Dec 2023
The USS West Virginia battleship was among a handful of ships stationed at Pearl Harbor on the morning of the surprise attack by Japan ... Yet, the ship was repaired and returned to service in the Pacific Ocean through the end of World War II.