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Significant Ships


Editor:  Nick Savvides
Associate Editor:   Sandra Spears

Significant Ships is an annual publication, describing in one volume, approximately 50 of the most innovative and important commercial designs delivered during the year by shipyards worldwide.These include a cross-section of ship types, with each vessel being either representative of its type or singularly significant.  Each ship description will comprise a concise technical description, extensive tabular principal particulars including major equipment suppliers, detailed general arrangement plans and a colour ship photograph.

Significant Ships provides a wealth of information in a readable format.  and is the most comprehensive publication of its kind availabl.

SigShipsfcPRE-PUBLICATION OFFER - Ends 31st January 2017

Significant Ships of 2016               

Newbuildings included in Significant Ships 2016  include:

  • Gener8 Hector, a 299,000dwt tanker that is the first to be designed by Hanjin Heavy Industries in Korea and constructed at Hanjin Subic Shipyard in the Philippines
  • Engie Zeebrugee, a 3,000dwt/5,100m3 LNG bunkering vessel
  • Lindanger (H/N 2503), a 49,999dwt product/chemical tanker fitted with a methanol fuel supply system
  • Palanca Maputo (H/N 2509), a 36,879dwt bitumen and oil tanker
  • Yara Kara, a 20,600m3 LPG/NH3/VCM carrier with a high ice class notation
  • M/V BBC Birte H, a 12,500dwt ECO heavy-lift multipurpose vessel – the first of its generation
  • Milos, a 157,460dwt Suezmax design with increased length
  • British Respect, a 110,000dwt crude/dirty product oil tanker – the first of the new BP 'R' class tankers
  • Valparaiso Express (S832), a 10,500TEU containership that is the first of a five vessel series and features energy saving devices
  •  plus many more...

Ref: SIGS16PP Pre-publication price - £39 (RINA Members £34.50)   Click here to order   

Significant Ships 2016 and Significant Small Ships 2016 Pre-publication price - £52 (RINA Members £45)

Back Issues of Significant Ships 

Click on the links below to see a list of vessels featured in the previous issues of Significant Ships.

To order back issues of Significant ships please email:  or Telephone +44 (0)207 235 4622 Ext 341. When ordering please advise if printed or CD ROM format is required.  

Publication

Non-Member

RINA-Member

Significant Ships of 2015

Significant Ships of 2014 

£48

£48

£42

£42

Significant Ships of 2013

£48 £42

Significant Ships of 2012 (CD ROM only)

£48

£42

Significant Ships of 2011

£48

£42

Significant Ships of 2010 (CD ROM only)

£46

£40

Significant Ships of 2009

£46

£40

Significant Ships of 2008

£46

£40

Significant Ships of 2007

£46

£40

Significant Ships of 2006

£46

£40

Significant Ships of 2005

£45

£39

Significant Ships of 2004

£43

£37

Significant Ships of 2003

£41

£36

Significant Ships of 2002

£39

£34

Significant Ships of 2001

£37

£32

Significant Ships of 2000

£35

£31

Significant Ships of 1999

£30

£27

Significant Ships of 1998

£28

£25

Significant Ships of 1997

£25

£22

Significant Ships of 1996

£25

£22

Significant Ships of 1995

£20

£15

Significant Ships of 1994

£20

£15

Significant Ships of 1993

£15

£12

Significant Ships of 1992 (sold out)

-

-

Significant Ships of 1991

£12

£10

Significant Ships of 1990 (sold out)

-

-

SET of Significant Ships 1993-2013

Including 40% discount

£466

£404

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