Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

Danica takes on ultramax new building

Danica takes on ultramax new building
Snowman built on the “Port Imabari’s” maiden voyage. Crew management specialist Danica is pleased to announce it has been entrusted with the crew management of the newbuilding ultramax Port Imabari for Lisbon headquartered Portline Bulk International. Delivered in January, the 63,500...
February 15th, 2019 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Shipmanagement | Read More

Maersk Supply Service completes Fleet Renewal Programme

Maersk Supply Service completes Fleet Renewal Programme
The “Maersk Maker” Maersk Maker, the final vessel of Maersk Supply Service’s Starfish AHTS newbuilding series, was delivered yesterday from Kleven Yard. The vessel’s arrival completes Maersk Supply Service’s Fleet Renewal Programme, with ten new-build vessels delivered and 23 vessels...
February 15th, 2019 | Energy, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Inmarsat announces new initiatives to support maritime, ports and logistics start-ups

Inmarsat announces new initiatives to support maritime, ports and logistics start-ups
Inmarsat announces new initiatives to support maritime, ports and logistics start-ups with Rainmaking and Bluetech Leading start-up programmes aim to nurture innovative IoT and big data applications in the multi-modal supply chain 14 February 2019: Inmarsat, the global leader in mobile satellite communications,...
February 14th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Further flag States approve ADP products as SOLAS compliant

Further flag States approve ADP products as SOLAS compliant
.. Increase in the number of vessels authorised to carry ADMIRALTY Digital Publications TAUNTON, 14 FEBRUARY, 2010 – The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that two more flag States have approved the use of ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP) in place of their paper equivalents. Thailand...
February 14th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Exclusive 20% parts discount available from Finning at Skipper Galway Intl. 2019

Exclusive 20% parts discount available from Finning at Skipper Galway Intl. 2019
Finning UK & Ireland (Finning) will be offering an exclusive 20 per cent discount* on genuine Cat parts at this year’s Skipper Expo Intl. Galway show, while also demonstrating its servicing and parts capabilities. Taking place 8 – 9 March 2019 at the Galway Bay Hotel, Finning will be on stand...
February 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

V.Group acquires Global Marine Travel, doubling size of travel operations

V.Group acquires Global Marine Travel, doubling size of travel operations
Acquisition reaffirms commitment and focus in travel segment, contributes to strategy of inorganic growth London, February 13 2019: V.Group, the leading global marine services provider, announced today that it has acquired Global Marine Travel (ISS GMT) from Inchcape Shipping Services. The move combines...
February 13th, 2019 | Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipmanagement | Read More

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry
Iceland’s first electric ferry. Image by Polarkonsult New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route known for its harsh weather conditions will benefit from efficiency and sustainability enabled by ABB’s technology. ABB will supply integrated power and electric storage solutions to the Icelandic...
February 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel
l to r: Alberto Iglesias, Managing Director at Metalships & Docks, Jorge Dahl, Business Development Manager Iberia at DNV GL, and Vicente Santiago, Commercial Manager at Metalships & Docks (Source: DNV GL). Vigo, Spain, 13 February 2019: ​DNV GL has been awarded a contract for the classification...
February 13th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Sailing, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Story of the Day | Read More

SHIPSERV appoints new “Solutions Owner” for e-Procurement

SHIPSERV appoints new “Solutions Owner” for e-Procurement
Frederik Lerche-Tornøe, Solutions Owner, ShipServ LONDON – 12 February 2019: ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime e-Procurement platform, today announced the appointment of Frederik Lerche-Tornøe as its new Solutions Owner for e-Procurement. Frederik Lerche-Tornøe has a wealth of knowledge and...
February 12th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software
Tokyo – ClassNK has just released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.6.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). The new version incorporates the latest rule amendments to CSR BC &...
February 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat
The London Fire Brigade with the DSB 470 FR during flood and stability tests SURVITEC SUPPLIES LONDON FIRE BRIGADE WITH NEW DSB 470 FR RESCUE BOAT Leading provider to the Emergency Services industry, Survitec, has secured a contract with Babcock International Group (Babcock) to supply the London Fire...
February 11th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1

HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1
Costas Frangeskides, Partner Holman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: February 2019 – Edition 1 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; Market Developments; HFW publications and events. 1. Regulation and legislation UK: Agreement between UK and Switzerland...
February 11th, 2019 | Arbiitration, Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Regulatory, Reports | Read More

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation
Copenhagen, 2019-02-11 − MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The customer is the Grimaldi Group, the Naples, Italy-based shipping company...
February 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence
Michael Simms The merger between leading accountants and advisers BDO LLP and Moore Stephens LLP in London was completed earlier this month. Clients of the merged firm, BDO, will have access to offices in over 160 countries with a presence in every major shipping location in the world. Michael Simms,...
February 11th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) strengthens footprints in India with two new offices in Paradip and Guwahati

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) strengthens footprints in India with two new offices in Paradip and Guwahati
Mr Bhardwaj, Head of Operations for IRClass The Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), a leading classification society, has opened two new offices in India – one located in Paradip, a major maritime port town on the east coast of India, and another in Guwahati, the largest city in northeast Indian...
February 11th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC Qatar wins multiple customs clearance awards

GAC Qatar wins multiple customs clearance awards
Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti (left) with Chairman of General Authority of Customs, Ahmed bin Abdullah Al Jamal (right) giving awards to officials on the World Customs day function at Doha Sherton hotel yesterday.Pic: Abdul Basit Doha, Qatar, 11 February 2019 –...
February 11th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

LR receives approval to carry out verification activity on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
08 February 2019 – The Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA) has approved Lloyd’s Register (LR) as a recognised classification society for the construction of mobile units in the N The Lloyd’s Register HQ’s Building orwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).This follows a change to section three...
February 8th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Construction, Energy, Oceanology | Read More

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel
An impression of how the ‘Hagland Captain’ will look after the retrofit of a Wärtsilä hybrid propulsion solution. The conversion will create fuel savings and environmentally sustainable operations. Image copyright: Hagland Shipping AS. Wärtsilä Corporation, 8 February 2019 at 10 am EET The...
February 8th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Short Sea Shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More

VeriFuel calls for cooperation and transparency across the marine fuel supply chain ahead of 2020

VeriFuel calls for cooperation and transparency across the marine fuel supply chain ahead of 2020
Charlotte Røjgaard 2020 provides the shipping industry an opportunity to further improve practices in the bunker fuel supply chain, says VeriFuel Sharing of information and fuel data will be vital in helping to ensure that quality issues are addressed Ship owners, ship managers, and charterers should...
February 7th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Environment, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries
Geir Bjørkeli (left), CEO of Corvus Energy and Roman Stoiber, CEO at Grenland Energy Corvus Energy strengthens its product portfolio for maritime batteries with the acquisition of Grenland Energy Bergen, Norway; Richmond, BC, Canada; and Skien, Norway – February 6, 2019 – Corvus Energy Holding...
February 6th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training
Martin Melin, Technical Communicator Compliance in ballast water treatment depends on crew knowledge as well as the ballast water treatment system itself. To help customers secure the needed competence, Alfa Laval is expanding its Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 training programme with crew training in Houston,...
February 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands
l to r: Lesley Robinson, Andrew Williams and Paul Tetlow Tuesday 5 February (London, UK) – In the two weeks since the event was relaunched as London Yacht Show, Sunseeker, Princess and Fairline have joined more than 10 brands that have signed up to exhibit their boats & yachts including: Azimut;...
February 5th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Canadian Government Vessels of Concern Risk Assessment Methodology Contract Award

Canadian Government Vessels of Concern Risk Assessment Methodology Contract Award
l to r: Brian Leblanc, Acting Assistant Commissioner, Atlantic Region, CCG. John Doucet, Acting Superintendent, Vessels of Concern (VOC), CCG Ewan Browell, LOC CanadaDarren Fisher, M.P. Dartmouth-Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia Andy Blackmer, Dillon Consultingand Anne Miller, Regional Director, Incident Management,...
February 5th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical | Read More

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea
JJ Ha  Automation and system integration experts reaffirm commitment to LNG and electric hybrid solutions for newbuilds and retrofits, strengthening presence in Korean market FEBRUARY 5, 2019: Høglund Marine Solutions, the leading global marine automation and system integration expert, has announced...
February 5th, 2019 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution
.. Today, worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel launches a powerful new antifouling coating – Atlantic+ – providing flexible and reliable performance. Delivering unparalleled protection, Atlantic+ is designed to protect the hull from fouling throughout service intervals of up to 60 months....
February 4th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More