One of the oldest family-owned shipyards in the world.The J.J. Sietas shipyard is situated on the outskirts of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, at the mouth of the River Este, where this flows into the Elbe, ever Hamburg's main traffic artery.The Sietas-yard was established in the middle of the fruit-growing area of the "Altes Land" in summer 1635, about three and a half centuries ago.
The giant 150-ton cantilever fitting-out crane was erected around 1907 on the west side of the fitting-out basin of the Clydebank Shipyard. It was one of the first shipyard cranes to be designed and built by Sir William Arrol & Co and has been designated a B-listed structure by Historic Scotland, in recognition of its historical significance.
Construction of the Changxing Shipbuilding Base on Shanghai's Changxing Island, which is expected to eventually become the world's largest shipyard, has begun. This is a major step forward in China's pursuit to become the world's leading ship builder. In the first phase of the US$3.6 billion project, the Jiangnan Shipyard Corp, a subsidiary of China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) is movi...
Hamburg highest building, with an overall height of 279,8 m, from 1965 to 1968 one established. Following of Hamburg main church and landmark St.Michaelis the tower in the vernacular is called gladly "Tele Michel". Momentarily the TV tower is closed because of structural alteration measures.
This building is located in Imari harbour in the Saga prefecture, in Japan. It used to be called Kawaminami shipyard, and was originally a glass factory which processes the raw material imported from the Middle East by boat.
Around the time of the Japan/china war, it became the Kawaminami industrial corporation, and started to produce boats, and later ammunition. I don't have muc...
Schiffswerft und Maschinenfrabrik Blohm & Voss (Shipyard and Machinery Factory Blohm & Voss) was founded 5. April 1877. The shipyard was later called Blohm & Voss AG and today it is called Blohm + Voss GmbH.