Archive of: Roundups, Ship Roundups

Title Issue
Crew/supply boats

Crew/supply boats

Port Fourchon, La., is a lonely place to moor a boat this year.

American Ship Review 2018
Ferries/excursion

Ferries/excursion

Over the past year, Metal Shark and Horizon Shipbuilding have rapidly built more than a dozen high-speed ferries for Hornblower’s new commuter service in New York City.

American Ship Review 2018
Fire/pilot/patrol

Fire/pilot/patrol

Several large fireboats led the way last year in American Ship Review, but this year’s deliveries and new orders tended to be smaller, faster and nimbler.

American Ship Review 2018
Research/survey

Research/survey

While newbuilds in the research sector during the past year didn’t rise to the scale of USNS Maury, a 353-foot survey ship delivered to the Navy in 2016 by VT Halter Marine, there was activity involving smaller vessels at nearly a dozen North American yards.

American Ship Review 2018
Megayachts

Megayachts

With five major shipyards accounting for the bulk of the private yacht construction in North America, new yachts over 100 feet in length continue to hit the water — albeit at a more leisurely pace than the boom years a decade ago.

American Ship Review 2018
G&H Towing completes 8-boat Z-Tech order

G&H Towing completes 8-boat Z-Tech order

Following delivery of Laura B and Poseidon in late 2016, G&H Towing of Texas completed an eight-boat order of advanced Z-Tech tugboats.

American Tugboat Review 2017
SCF Vision marks new era for z-drive towboats

SCF Vision marks new era for z-drive towboats

SCF Marine of St. Louis has set a new standard for inland towboats with its class of 160-footers outfitted with three z-drive units.

American Tugboat Review 2017
Harley Marine building Tier 4 ATB tugs

Harley Marine building Tier 4 ATB tugs

Earl W. Redd isn’t Harley Marine Services’ only Tier 4 project in 2017.

American Tugboat Review 2017
Crew/supply boats

Crew/supply boats

A deafening silence has descended on shipyards along the Gulf Coast in the wake of the titanic sinking of the global oil market.

American Ship Review 2017
Ferries/excursion

Ferries/excursion

Hornblower Inc.’s preparations in 2016 for the new Citywide Ferry Service in New York included perhaps the largest single ferry order in U.S. history, while major West Coast operators moved ahead with plans to replace older vessels.

American Ship Review 2017
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