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NYK places LNG PCTC order

NYK has ordered a second LNG-fuelled pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) from Shin Kurushima Dockyard.

Front row, from left: Yoji Morimoto, president of Shin Kurushima Toyohashi Shipbuilding; Hitoshi Nagasawa, NYK president; and Tetsushi Soga, president of Shin Kurushima Dockyard.

The shipbuilding contract was signed at NYK’s head office on January 31. The vessel is scheduled for delivery in 2022 and will be become the second LNG-fuelled PCTC in NYK’s fleet. The first was ordered last year.

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Fitzgerald returns to Crowley 

February 21 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has appointed Ray Fitzgerald as its chief operating officer, effective March 1. 
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KENC completes engineering scope for Jumbo

February 21 - The Netherlands-based KENC Engineering has collaborated with Jumbo to prepare the heavy lift vessel Fairplayer for an FPSO installation project offshore Brazil. 
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NTSB publishes report on Ingalls collision

February 21 - The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has issued a Marine Accident Brief on the collision between a heavy lift vessel, an unarmed barge and the destroyer Delbert D Black in Pascagoula, Mississippi last March.
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