Latest News for: Ship repair


PM visits closed Corinth Canal to inspect repair plan

Ekathimerini 17 Apr 2021
... since mid-January due to landslides, where he was briefed on its repair plan. Mitsotakis said the repairs are necessary to ensure the safe passage of ships through the channel.

How Floating "Repair Yards" Helped the U.S. Navy Win in the Pacific

The Maritime Executive 16 Apr 2021
It is fitting that during World War II, most fleet commanders exercised their authority primarily from the repair ships - USS Argonne (AS 10) being a favorite ... It took years during the interwar period for the various Navy Bureaus and shipyards to believe that a repair ship or tender could provide any service of consequence beyond minor repairs.

USS Bonhomme Richard towed out of San Diego, bound for a Texas scrapyard

Finger Lakes Times 16 Apr 2021
The ship, ... It burned most of the ship's interior from the waterline up. In December, the Navy declared the ship a total loss, saying the price to repair or repurpose the 22-year-old vessel, estimated at $2.5 billion to $3.2 billion, was too steep.

DNV Awards World 1st Smart Notation to CMHI’s SHEN LAN TAN SUO

The Maritime Executive 16 Apr 2021
Digital transformation is one of the development strategies for CMHI and we are committed to building the internal industry chain of ship repair and ship construction through smart operation and maintenance, while adding value to end users with services supporting the life cycle of ships,” said Mr Mei.

Could a Torpedo Sink an Icebreaker?

Interesting Engineering 16 Apr 2021
Icebreakers are highly specialized ships that are designed to, well, break through sea ice. These ships have highly modified hulls (and prows) that enable them to cut through ice without getting damaged ... If, however, the ship does manage to survive the encounter, it will likely be severely damaged and in need of urgent repairs.Advertisement.

Lost Jacobite Gold and the 275th Anniversary of the ‘Skirmish of Tongue’

Ancient Origins 16 Apr 2021
(Musée national de la Marine / ) A Ship Filled With Jacobite Gold for the Bonny Prince ... To stop them fighting at the Battle of Culloden the surviving Jacobites were imprisoned aboard the Sheerness and their ship, Le Prince, was repaired and was renamed the HMS Hazard.

Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight Is a Beautiful Yet Disappointing Collectathon – Review in 3 Minutes

The Escapist 16 Apr 2021
Tasomachi. Behind the Twilight is a 3D platformer collectathon developed by Orbital Express. You play as Yukumo. a girl whose airship breaks down, forcing her to explore mostly abandoned, fog-covered towns to get the parts needed to repair her ship. The art design is Tasomachi’s greatest strength ... However, everything below the surface falls apart ... ....

France cuts two nuclear-powered submarines in half to make one new one

CNN 15 Apr 2021
It suffered structural damage to steel components that could not be repaired ... The damaged Perle was moved from Toulon to Cherbourg on a semi-submersibile ship in December ... repair work that involves joining the fore and aft ends of two sister ships, is of course a first in the modern history of Naval Group," Ferrer said.

Long Beach seeks at least $21 million from Queen Mary operator in firm’s bankruptcy case

Press Telegram 15 Apr 2021
Long Beach officials said in a recent court filing that Urban Commons has not complied with several aspects of its lease agreement with the city, including failing to complete at least $20.4 million in maintenance and repair work for the historic ship ... Long Beach City Council to consider shipping Queen Mary responsibility to harbor department.

US Navy decommissions massive ship destroyed by fire

San Francisco Chronicle 15 Apr 2021
The ship that ... The Navy estimated that repairing the ship would run more than $2.5 billion. Dismantling the ship is expected to cost about $30 million.

Navy decommissions USS Bonhomme Richard nine months after it was destroyed by fire

Stars and Stripes 15 Apr 2021
The ship that ignited ... The Navy estimated that repairing the ship would run more than $2.5 billion. Dismantling the ship is expected to cost about $30 million.

Big Lizzie springs a leak…again: Royal Navy carried out repairs on HMS Queen Elizabeth weeks ...

The Daily Mail 15 Apr 2021
The Royal Navy carried out repairs on its flagship aircraft carrier just weeks before the £3.2billion ship is due to set sail on its maiden world voyage ... The Navy said the leak was 'fixed swiftly and had no impact on the ship's programme' ahead of planned departures to the Mediterranean, Indian Ocean and East Asia next month.

Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam Readies HNLMS Evertsen or Voyage to Japan

The Maritime Executive 15 Apr 2021
These activities also engaged various Dutch companies such as Braspenning Coatings from Amsterdam, installation company FMJ NW from Amsterdam, ARP Valve Repair from Middelburg, BUKO Algeco (Beverwijk) and RBC Safety from Rotterdam ... Furthermore, various minor repairs and paintwork were carried out on the ship.

Supreme Court refuses to stay the dismantling of INS Viraat, India’s longest-serving warship

Frontline 15 Apr 2021
Forty per cent of the ship has been dismantled ... Shree Ram Green Ship Recycling Industries Ltd, Gujarat, bought the ship in an auction last year. The Supreme Court was not prepared to accept the argument put forth by the petitioner that even though 40 per cent of the ship had been dismantled, it could still be repaired and used as a museum.

WrestleMania stages experience to remember in Tampa Bay’s latest partnership with WWE

Tampa Bay Times 15 Apr 2021
The professional wrestling promotion wanted to make its first event in front of a live audience since last March memorable, and a major part was using the Raymond James Stadium space to make everything seem bigger — down to the huge pirate ship it built on set ... Other minor damage was done to the set, but nothing that could have been easily repaired.