Archive for November, 2012

Cargotec secures large MacGregor RoRo cargo access equipment order

CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 31 OCTOBER 2012 AT 11 A.M. (EET) In October, Cargotec received a large order to deliver MacGregor RoRo cargo access equipment for four 45, 000 dwt container/RoRo vessels for Italian container shipping specialist, Ignazio Messina & C. S.p.A. The ships will be built at the STX...
November 1st, 2012 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Can Shipping meet the challenge of change?

Second annual IMarEST Founders’ Lecture in association with ClassNK Date: Tuesday 20 November 2012 Location: America Square Conference Centre, London EC3 Organised by: The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) Further information and online registration: www.imarest.org/events...
November 1st, 2012 | Associations | Read More

Management Facilities Group wins substantial fleet enlargement and announces seafarer jobs boost

Management Facilities Group wins substantial fleet enlargement and announces seafarer jobs boost
An oil/chemical tanker of Erik Thun Group Management Facilities Group, led by chief executive Karin Orsel, has recorded further growth for the final quarter of 2012, with the arrival of five oil/chemical tankers. The tankers will come under total management of Marin Ship Management, a division of the...
November 1st, 2012 | Company Profiles, News, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

RINA Hellenic Technical Committee

The Hellenic Technical Committee of International Classification Society RINA focused on subjects, like the harmonised CSR on Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers, the current situation of Chinese shipbuilding Industry and the Implementation of the asbestos ban onboard ships, at its recent meeting on Tuesday...
November 1st, 2012 | Classification Societies | Read More

ClassNK holds PrimeManagement seminars in Romania and Croatia

Leading society extends its PrimeManagement seminars to Europe Tokyo – ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has, for the first time, held ClassNK PrimeManagement seminars in Europe. The seminars convened in Constanta, Romania, on 24 October and in Split, Croatia, on 26 October 2012. More...
November 1st, 2012 | Classification Societies, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Wärtsilä RT-flex low-speed engines achieve 1000 orders milestone

Wärtsilä RT-flex82T Wärtsilä Corporation,   1 November 2012 at 11 am EET – Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions and services provider, has received its 1000th order for its 2-stroke low-speed diesel, electronically controlled, common-rail RT-flex engines. This important...
November 1st, 2012 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Introducing T&T Salvage, LLC New Logo and Name – Same Great People and Service

October 31, 2012  OVERNIGHT- We are pleased to announce that T&T Salvage, LLC is the new name of T&T BISSO. The change follows the Teichman Group’s acquisition of BISSO MARINE’s fifty percent share of T&T BISSO, LLC. The acquisition brings the renamed company fully under the umbrella...
November 1st, 2012 | Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More