Archive for July, 2015

Esben Poulsson appointed as new SSA President

Esben Poulsson appointed as new SSA President
Esben Poulsson Association undergoes brand transformation to reflect its vision for the future Esben Poulsson has been appointed as the new President of the Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) after the newly elected SSA Council (2015/2017) was voted into place at the Association’s Annual General...
July 1st, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

National Boat Shows re-brands as British Marine Boat Shows

National Boat Shows re-brands as British Marine Boat Shows
As British Marine unveils a strong new identity, National Boat Shows (NBS) has also re-branded to become British Marine Boat Shows. This aligns it with the new British Marine brand. The British Marine Boat Shows’ portfolio contains two world-leading events: the Southampton Boat Show, which this year...
July 1st, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hydrex enables OEM to access bow thruster out of drydock

Hydrex enables OEM to access bow thruster out of drydock
When a 162-meter pipe laying vessel suffered an oil leak, going to drydock for bow thruster repairs seemed the only option. The owner contacted us to see if we could develop an underwater solution that would allow the OEM specialists to access the thruster tunnel while the vessel was still afloat. This...
July 1st, 2015 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

Royal Navy Ice Patrol Ship coated with Ecospeed

Royal Navy Ice Patrol Ship coated with Ecospeed
At the end of May, the Royal Navy Ice Patrol Ship HMS Protector was coated with Ecospeed at the A&P Tyne Ltd. Shipyard in Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom. The vessel is deployed on operations for 330 days a year, mostly in the Antarctic region. It is therefore essential that her underwater hull is...
July 1st, 2015 | Environment, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Weather | Read More

Oranjewerf Shiprepair becomes Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf

Oranjewerf Shiprepair becomes Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf
Oranjewerf officially incorporated into worldwide Damen network On 1 July 2015, Oranjewerf Ship Repair, which joined Damen Shipyards Group in 1989, will officially change its name to Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf. This name change will be the final step of integration for the yard into Damen Shiprepair...
July 1st, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Crowley strengthens relationship with U.S. Navy…

Crowley strengthens relationship with U.S. Navy…
Crowley Strengthens Relationship with U.S. Navy, Completes Turnover of Military Sealift Command T-AGOS/T-AGM Fleet (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; July 1, 2015) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s global ship management group recently completed the successful turnover of the Military Sealift Command’s (MSC) T-AGOS/T-AGM...
July 1st, 2015 | Military, Politics and Government, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

A (Greek) Midsummer’s night dream…

A (Greek) Midsummer’s night dream…
Constitutions Square’s … western approach…during the YES demo event Neither William Shakespeare, nor Aeschylus, Sophocles or Euripides could have ever imagined the unique story – you can call it tragedy, drama or even comedy, enfolding in Greece following last Friday’s failure to...
July 1st, 2015 | Banking, European Union, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Insight, Markets, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More