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Significant Small Ships of 2011

Editor:  Martin ConwaySignificant Small Shipd 2011 - page layout


Significant Small Ships of 2011 includes a wide variety of the most innovative, trend-setting and interesting commercial craft up to 100m in length delivered in 2011 by ship and boatyards worldwide.  Each vessel presentation comprises of a full page, with colour photograph, a detailed technical description, the main particulars in tabular form and a list of major suppliers.

Significant Small Ships of 2011 provides a wealth of information in a readable format, and features 29 of the most innovative and important commercial designs completed last year worldwide. 


Significant Small Ships of 2011 can now be ordered, and is available in printed or USB format.

Ref: SSC11 Publication Price - £31.50 (RINA Member £26)


Significant Small Ships of 2011

The newbuildings featured in this year's volume of Significant Small Ships include:Significant Small Ship 2011 front cover

  • 28 Defiant: Fast response boat scoops USCG contract
  • Banrion Uladh: Low-noise fisheries patrol vessel
  • Caspian Provider: PSV concept with extra capacity
  • Christopher Wheatley: New fireboat class
  • Cwind Alliance: Flexible pod design wind farm support vessel
  • Elastec 1: China-bound refinery terminal oil skimmer
  • Guan Xiao Er Hao: Fi-Fi 2 vessel with 60tonnes foam capacity
  • Hornblower Hybrid: Low-emissions passenger ferry
  • Ievoli Orange: First-in-series AHTS for offshore support
  • Interceptor 16 M: High-speed patrol vessel for Russia
  • Joa Vaz Corte-real: Multi-purpose, self-righting pilot boat
  • Le Cageux: Modern workboat with optimised visibility
  • Liberty: High-speed passenger fast ferry
  • Mangystau-4: Shallow draught tug, built to break through 60cm of ice
  • Marineco Shamal: Impressive high-speed support vessel
  • MCS Zephyr: New DNV notation for wind farm support vessel
  • Mojaweb: Evolved hybrid Fi-Fi 2 fireboat / tug
  • Mutawa202: First forward landing crew boat for UAE
  • Nordic: North Sea emergency tow vessel
  • Ocean Pioneer: First of two ships for fire-fighting / tug services
  • Polar King: All-weather oceanographic survey vessel
  • PT May: 15m work tug with enhanced manoeuvrability
  • Rainbow Warrior III: Greenpeace's first purpose-built vessel
  • Sarissa: Largest Dutch carbon sloop, for recreation and racing
  • Sea Herald: Support vessel with offset wheelhouse design
  • St Elmo: Wide-beamed escort tug with fire-fighting capabilities
  • Topaz Zenith: High-speed, wave-piercing crew vessel
  • Uni Kragerö: Energy efficient high-speed rescue vessel
  • Yong Gang Tuo 29: First RAmparts 3300 tug design with increased bollard pull and length

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