Month: May 2009

Cheikh Bouamama

Cheikh Bouamama

Universal Shipbuilding Corporation has completed the 75,500m3 Mediterranean Max LNG carrier, CHEIKH BOUAMAMA (HN:088), for Skikda LNG Transport Corporation (SLTC) at the Tsu Shipyard. According to the information from Maritime News Journal, the carrier is the second of two Mediterranean Max types, the order of which was placed by SLTC, a joint venture company formed […]

Pacific Fantasy

Sasebo Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (SSK) has completed construction of the 115,577 crude oil tanker, PACIFIC FANTASY (HN: 749). The ships with this size are better known as PanamaMax Size. According to the information from MarNews Journal, the tanker is the tenth vessel from this class of cargo ships with deadweight of 115,000DWT Aframax series […]

Top 3 Warships Which Are Now Tourist Traps

While some people get their kicks out of a visit to the National History Museum in London, others like to walk back in time via other routes. One of these is a trip to a retired naval ship, with the UK now full of such attractions. In fact, it’s not just Britain and while the […]