Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

New turbochargers from L’Orange promise more power, less fuel, less emissions.

New turbochargers from L’Orange promise more power, less fuel, less emissions.
Latest turbochargers offer high performance and efficiency for large industrial engines Stuttgart, January 2017 L’Orange – the leading German manufacturer of injection technology – has introduced a new range of high performance and efficient turbochargers for large industrial diesel engines...
January 18th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class

DNV GL – Supersizing car carriers – New Horizon Class
… Similar to container vessels, bulk carriers and cruise ships, car carriers are rapidly growing in size. A new series of the world’s largest pure car and truck carriers sets a new standard for this segment. The final two vessels in a series of six New Horizon Class pure car and truck carriers...
January 18th, 2017 | Car trade, Classification Societies, Insight, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMO welcomes entry into force of financial security for seafarers

IMO welcomes entry into force of financial security for seafarers
IMO’s Legal Committee maintains a standing agenda item, to keep under review the provision of financial security in case of abandonment of seafarers, and shipowners’ responsibilities in respect of contractual claims for personal injury to, or death of seafarers. IMO Secretary-General Kitack...
January 18th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, ILO, IMO, Legal | Read More

“Corruption in shipping has always been there…

“Corruption in shipping has always been there…
The panel with BIMCO’s Grant Hunter delivering his slides paper ‘Corruption in shipping has always been there, so there’s nothing we can do. I do not think that is enough any more’ Facilitation payments, made in order to “oil the wheels” to enable shipping operations to proceed on schedule...
January 18th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Maritime Fraud | Read More

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT

MISC BHD CEREMONY FOR FSP BENCHMAS 2 PROJECT
Commemorative Photo with the Project Management Team from MISC Offshore Business, MHB and AET. MISC BERHAD HOSTS COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY FOR FSO BENCHAMAS 2 PROJECT MISC Berhad (“MISC”) today celebrated the commencement of FSO Benchamas 2 conversion, in a ceremony at MMHE West Yard, Pasir Gudang. In...
January 18th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Trial partners sought for PLAXX Marine Fuel

Trial partners sought for PLAXX Marine Fuel
… Currently, global production of plastic surpasses 300 million metric tons per year and is forecast to double over the next 20 years. Only 10% of the waste generated is recycled with the remainder being incinerated, sent to landfill or left to pollute land and sea.* If the current trend continues...
January 17th, 2017 | Bunkering, Environment, Pollution, Technical | Read More

2017 brings new management appointments in GAC Group

2017 brings new management appointments in GAC Group
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 January 2017 – Global shipping, logistics & marine services provider GAC has announced new management appointments at Group and individual company level. Martin Wallgren has been appointed the Group’s Chief Information Officer (CIO), a newly created role which...
January 17th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Peter Döhle turns to MacGregor for 70-ship service agreement deal

Peter Döhle turns to MacGregor for 70-ship service agreement deal
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has signed a three-year MacGregor Onboard Care (MOC) service agreement with the German shipping company, Peter Döhle Schiffahrts Group, for an annual inspection of deck machinery, steering gear and cranes on a mixed fleet of 70 vessels. The agreement became effective as...
January 17th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

OVEN Industries offers low cost temperature controller that operates with thermoelectric modules

OVEN Industries offers low cost temperature controller that operates with thermoelectric modules
OVEN Industries, experts in precision temperature and sensor applications, offers field configurable low cost Temperature Controller identified as the 5R9-350.  Accessories available are Digital Display, Keypad, Sensors and Cable (not shown). This open board temperature controller is specifically designed...
January 17th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Real-time parcel tracking technology secures funding; begins second wave of deployment

Real-time parcel tracking technology secures funding; begins second wave of deployment
Anders Persson Following strategic investment and successful pilots, ParceLive to be deployed by leading cross-border retailers, logistics providers and carriers  London, UK – January 17, 2017 – Internet of Things innovator Hanhaa, today announced that its ParceLive device and monitoring system...
January 17th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Technology | Read More

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas

Seaspan Swift – a new hybrid LNG fuelled and battery powered ferry, classed by Bureau Veritas
The Seaspan Swift Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, January 16, 2017 – Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas congratulates owners Seaspan as their new emission reducing ferry enters service between the British Columbia mainland and Vancouver Island. Seaspan Swift is Seaspan Ferries...
January 16th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Ferry, Emissions, Environment, LNG, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Vessel Clearance for STS Operation – A need for standardisation

Vessel Clearance for STS Operation – A need for standardisation
It is an industry practice where each tanker vessel owner has to assess the suitability or compatibility of nominated vessels for loading or discharge via Ship-to-Ship, when the cargo owners decides to proceed with such operation. This article will comment on the proposed documents required for such...
January 14th, 2017 | Shipmanagement | Read More

IACS 2017 Blue Book launched

IACS 2017 Blue Book launched
The International Association of Classification Societies is pleased to announce the release of the 2017 edition of its IACS Blue Book. The latest release of the Blue Book package continues to enhance IACS technical support to the shipping industry through our work and investment in technology, innovation,...
January 13th, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS | Read More

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016

Significant Ships & Significant Small Ships of 2016
Pre-publication offer - saving 20% on the regular price (offer ends 31st January 2017) In February 2017, The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) will publish Significant Ships of 2016 and Significant Small Ships of 2016. Significant Ships and Significant Small Ships are quality annual publications...
January 13th, 2017 | Associations, Books, RINA (Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues

Market …snow-fall and Geopolitical turbulence continues
John Faraclas The controlled and contained BDI fall as well as the geopolitical turbulences on all fronts in brief by John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost earlier on today just two points since yesterday  and stands at 892 points; looks likely further loses will be contained, but, volatility...
January 12th, 2017 | Energy, Events, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices | Read More

Europort tackles shipping’s big issues for 2017

Europort tackles shipping’s big issues for 2017
Shipping’s data revolution, its environmental responsibilities and its continuing reliance on ‘the human factor’ will be the focus of attention as the eyes of the maritime world turn once more to Rotterdam between 7th-10th November 2017, for the staging of the long-established, and always well-supported...
January 12th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Amfitrion’

Capital Ship Management Corp. takes delivery of M/T ‘Amfitrion’
The Amfitrion Athens, Greece, January 12, 2017.  Capital Ship Management Corp. took successful delivery today of the newbuilding vessel M/T ‘Amfitrion’ from Samsung Heavy Industries (Ningbo) Co., Ltd. in China. The M/T ‘Amfitrion’ is a 50,100 dwt, IMO II/III Eco Chemical/Product Tanker. It...
January 12th, 2017 | Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Japanese SOx Scrubber System for Ships Acquires First Certification from Country of Ship Registration

Japanese SOx Scrubber System for Ships Acquires First Certification from Country of Ship Registration
  Ambassador Diaz of Panama presents the certificate Performance Verified in Testing on “DRIVE GREEN HIGHWAY” Tokyo, January 12, 2017 – For almost a year Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Mitsubishi Kakoki Kaisha, Ltd. (MKK) have been undertaking...
January 12th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Environment, Events, Flags, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance

American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance
Lady Liberty on the cover. American P&I Club launches masterly centennial history of its role in global insurance By James Brewer Poetry and P&I is an unlikely partnership, but it was there at the foundation of the American Club. A propitious collaboration of a ruthless broker and a frustrated...
January 12th, 2017 | Books, Maritime History and Museums, News, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

GAC Dubai opens new staff sports facility at GAC Logistics Park

GAC Dubai opens new staff sports facility at GAC Logistics Park
GAC Dubai new staff sports facility. Converted facility promotes physical and mental well-being of its staff            Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 January 2017 – GAC Dubai opened its new sports facility for staff members at its GAC Logistics Park in the Jebel Ali Free Zone.The facility,...
January 11th, 2017 | Corporate Social Responsibility, Logistics, Ship Agencies, Sports | Read More

Major Clients Continue Selecting Veson Nautical

Major Clients Continue Selecting Veson Nautical
GLOBAL SHIPPING LEADERS CONTINUE TO SELECT VESON NAUTICAL SOLUTIONS d’Amico Societa di Navigazione S. p. A. and TATA NYK Join the Veson Nautical Community Boston, MA, USA – January 11, 2017 - Veson Nautical, the leading provider of commercial maritime software and services, today announced that...
January 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

New Report on Potential for Wind Propulsion in Commercial Shipping

New Report on Potential for Wind Propulsion in Commercial Shipping
ISWA’s Gavin Allwright Gavin Allwright, ISWA Secretary  send us the following: Dear All, Please find below a link to the EU commissioned report on: Study on the Analysis of Market Potentials & Market Barriers for Wind Propulsion Technologies for Ships The study report, commissioned by the...
January 11th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy, European Union, Organisations, Technical, Technology | Read More

Seagull Training App v2.0 enriched for ease of use

Seagull Training App v2.0 enriched for ease of use
Roger Ringstad Seagull Maritime has significantly upgraded the Seagull Training App, the mobile software solution that has revolutionised the way seafarers track their training records and receive critical safety alerts. Available in both Android and iOS formats, the newly enhanced app can be used across...
January 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

Plan & Navigate with the ABS Academy Training Map

Plan & Navigate with the ABS Academy Training Map
  Viewers can log herebelow at the provided link and contact Marina Karyda, Learning Coordinator, Europe ABS Academy, 1 Sachtouri Str. & Poseidonos Ave. | GR 176 74 Kallithea | Athens | Greece, Tel: +30 210 9441010, Email: MKaryda@eagle.org | www.eagle.org ABS Academy Training Map 2017...
January 11th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Genting deal largest in Evac history

Genting deal largest in Evac history
Ljubo Jurisevic Under an agreement signed December 7, 2016, Evac will supply Complete Cleantech Solutions for two Global class cruise ships for Genting Hong Kong’s Star Lines. The two 201,000-gross-ton vessels will be built by the German shipyard MV Werften for deliveries in 2020 and 2021. The contract...
January 11th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More