This story of modelled ships starts with the description of a clay model found in a tomb [mnēma] at Amathos [1]. It tells us the story of a man who comfortably sits on the aft of his ship without a helm [pēdálion], having a clear vision over the well-built ship – and where it is going to. Central in this modelled...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Jumbo outsources NavCom service work to Radio Holland

Radio Holland has renewed its managed service agreement contracts with Jumbo Shipping. The contracts concern the NavCom service work for the Fairlift, Stellaprima, Fairmaster and Jumbo Kinetic for the next four years. With the contract, Jumbo...Read more
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Ship owner Wilhelm Wilhelmsen passes away at 82

Wilhelm Wilhelmsen has passed away on 22 February at the age of 82. Through a long career, he was a well-respected business leader and spokesperson for Norwegian shipping and the maritime industry at large. Wilhelm Wilhelmsen...Read more
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DMO signs contract for naval supply ship with Damen

With the contract signing for construction for the new supply ship HNLMS Den Helder, more than a hundred, mainly Dutch companies receive work. Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding will supervise the project, together with Defence Material...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk