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Vessel Conversion and Repair
MarineNews September 2019 • Volume 30 Number 9
INSIGHTS 14 Loy Stewart, Jr.
President, Detyens Shipyards
PROPULSION 38 LNG as a Fuel Some forecasts expect 10% of the global ? eet to be powered by LNG by 2030; 25% by 2050. Will your vessels be among them?
By Giorgos Plevrakis
DP OPERATIONS & TRAINING 44 The ABC’s of DP 101
Dynamic Positioning has been around for a while, it is evolving and it is here to stay.
By Joseph Keefe
Credit: SJSB 48 Chasing Better Prospects 32 SHIPBUILDING & REPAIR
As the offshore industry recovers, choosing the right Putting Palatka Back on the Map: Diverse and conveniently hull coating for those newly activated assets will be located, St. Johns Ship Building has quickly developed into equally important. a reliable partner for its many repeat customers.
By Davide Ippolito
By Rick Eyerdam 40 OFFSHORE WIND Offshore Wind: a Freshening Breeze? July brought news about offshore wind. There was something for everyone: optimism, disappointment, and construction, too.
By Tom Ewing
ON THE COVER
The long-awaited advent of domestic offshore wind is almost upon us. With it brings the requirement for service vessels, a boon for domestic shipyards; newbuild and repair alike.
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