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IMG_4752Significant Ships of 2013 is a RINA annual publication providing an invaluable reference source to some of the very best in today’s ship design and construction. It gives technical details of 49 selected merchant ships of all classes and types, mostly of some 100m in length and above, which were completed last year by shipyards worldwide.

Significant Ships of 2013 follows the same format as the previous editions. Two pages are devoted to every vessel; on the first page appears a photograph (full colour) of the ship in question, followed by a concise technical description highlighting the key features, this is supported by a comprehensive tabular list, detailing technical data. On the following page a set of general arrangement plans appears.

Significant Ships of 2013 is available in print and CD-ROM format

Ref: SIGS13 Publication Price – £48 (RINA Members £42)


The Newbuildings included in this volume of Significant Ships of 2013:

Almetyevsk: Eco inland tanker
Amber Champion: First Dolphin 64 design delivered from Chengxi
APL Temasek: Large eco-friendly box ship
Bahri Abha: Modern con-ro design
Bluebird Arrow: Chemical tanker for Gearbulk
Brasil Voyager: Shuttle tanker for Brazil operation
Cap Arnauti: 6, 600TEU box ship from HHIC-Phil
Cape Green: JMU’s next generation bulk carrier
Cash: Kamsarmax from SPP
Castorone: Largest pipelaying vessel
Clipper Quito: Eco LPG carrier
Deep Orient: DP2 construction vessel
Dragon Sky: Large woodchip carrier from Japan
Eagle Vancouver: VLCC with BWTS
Elandra Lynx: New generation chemical tanker
Europa 2: Cruise ship with cat convertor
Fa Xian 6: Rolls-Royce designed seismic vessel
Front Arrow: EEDI compliant tanker
Galloway Express: Livestock carrier for Vroon
Greenstream: LNG barge for Shell
Hanjin California: Optimised containership
Happy Sky: BigLift’s Happy S design
Ibuki: Super cool reefer
Kaimon Maru: Aframax tanker from JMU
Karvounis: Optimised crude oil tanker
King Fisher: First Damen 8000 oil tanker
Maersk Mc-Kinney Møller: First 18, 000TEU Triple E
Messina: Train ferry from Italy
Norwegian Breakaway: First in the Breakaway class
NYK Helios: Eco-friendly containership
Oceanex Connaigra: Optimised con-ro from Flensburger
Ramform Titan: Ranform seismic vessel design
Rio 2016: EEDI compliant shuttle tanker
Royal Princess: Large cruise ship
RTM Dias: Post-Panamax with BWTS
Samba Spirit: Modern shuttle tanker for Teekay
Sao Domingos Savio: Large Asphalt/bitumen tanker
Seasmile: Containership with G-type engine
Seven Viking: Latest IMR offshore vessel
Shoyoh: New 97, 000dwt coal carrier
Sibur Voronezh: Latest LPG carrier design
Silver Eight: Modern Japanese ferry
Stavangerfjord: LNG ferry for Norway
Svet: VLCC for Sovcomflot
SVL Liberty: First RS27 design for Ukraine
Viking Grace: Largest LNG ferry for Finland
Woodside Rogers: Electric driven LNG carrier
Wuchang: First B.Delta 37 bulk carrier
Zealand Amelia: 26, 000dwt general cargo ship

N.B.: I had a good read; this publication is an annual bible of shipping and in particular shipbuilding innovation. Congratulations to all for the excellent work. John Faraclas


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