Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition
Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor UK-based Rivertrace will be show casing its new Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor, at booth 501 of the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) from 1-4 May 2017 in Houston, Texas. Currently undergoing sea trials in the Norwegian North Sea Sector, the monitor measures...
February 27th, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”

Scotline launches “Scot Navigator”
View from the launching of the Scot Navigator Scotline are pleased to announce that on Wednesday 22nd February 2017 the Scot Navigator was launched at GS Yard B.V in Groningen, Holland. With her modern, efficient design and the unavailability of suitable second-hand tonnage, Scotline decided she would...
February 27th, 2017 | Coastal Shipping, Events, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration
27 February 2017: SpeedCast International (ASX: SDA), a leading global communications and network service provider, is the first Inmarsat partner to integrate the software element of the Fleet Xpress Network Service Device (SoftNSD) into its Fleet Xpress offering. This allows third party application...
February 27th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety
… Seatrials are underway in Japan involving Ramform Hyperion, the last of four ships built to the seismic sector’s all-time highest specifications, completing a project that shows the way distinctive design also demands innovation from the equipment keeping ships safely in service. Reckoned to...
February 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Feb-2017 REVISIONS TO WATER PRICE ANNOUNCED Singapore Revisions to water price announced Friday, February 24, 2017, Singapore The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has announced revisions to its water price for shipping customers to come into effect on 1 July 2017...
February 24th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Ship Supplies | Read More

Ince & Co wins big with awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards

Ince & Co wins big with awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards
Ince & Co is delighted to announce that the firm’s Greater China Team has won awards in five categories of the 2016 China Business Law Awards, including Anti-bribery & Compliance, Aviation & Shipping, Insurance & Reinsurance, International Trade and Structured Finance & Securitisation....
February 24th, 2017 | Awards, Legal | Read More

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers
Engineers at Saab Seaeye continue to create pioneering electric robotic systems for a widevariety of tasks across many different market sectors. Here, the company’s smallest vehicle is seen undertaking scientific research into the ocean’s ecosystems at depths of 1000m. Larger systems can operate...
February 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 Feb. 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 Feb. 2017
  In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation Europe: Update on the Insurance Distribution Directive: Publication of EIOPA’s Technical Advice and draft Implementing Technical...
February 23rd, 2017 | Communication, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Press and Media | Read More

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs
The Azistern tug “Posh Husky” Two Azistern 3270 tugs designed by Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) have been delivered to their new owner, PACC Offshore Services Holdings Limited (POSH Singapore), the leading Asia-based international offshore support vessel operator. Posh Husky and Posh Hardy...
February 23rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Inmarsat and VT iDirect partner on next generation DVB-S2X technology for Global Xpress

Inmarsat and VT iDirect partner on next generation DVB-S2X technology for Global Xpress
Highest throughput rate recorded over the GX network in first round of over-the-air testing 23 February 2017: Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, has announced a significant advance in the on-going development of its Global Xpress (GX) high-speed, global,...
February 23rd, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor’s new ship-to-ship compensation system widens offshore load transfer windows

MacGregor’s new ship-to-ship compensation system widens offshore load transfer windows
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has launched a new crane compensation system for offshore ship-to-ship load transfers, offering substantially larger operating windows as well as safer and faster load transfers. “This robustly-tested technology can offer considerable commercial advantages to the offshore...
February 23rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GasLog LNG Services Ltd. selects Seagull e-learning solutions

GasLog LNG Services Ltd. selects Seagull e-learning solutions
Pictured in the center-left, Theofanis Sallis, General Manager of Operations of GasLog in Greece, along with Ioannis Athanasopoulos (center-right), Managing Director of Seagull Greece. On the far left, Antonios Liappis, Marine HR Manager of GasLog. On the far right, Archontia Leni, Competency Assurance...
February 23rd, 2017 | HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Shipmanagement | Read More

Transas and Japan Radio Company announce a global strategic partnership

Transas and Japan Radio Company announce a global strategic partnership
The strategic partnership will drive growth and accelerate innovation. Industry-leading solutions and services capabilities will deliver differentiated customer value. Portsmouth, ENGLAND and Tokyo, JAPAN – 23rd February 2017. Transas, the innovative, digital solutions company, and Japan Radio...
February 23rd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

On Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft latest appointment

On Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft latest appointment
Jeremy Herschaft of Blank Rome LLP Blank Rome’s Jeremy Herschaft Appointed 2017 Tulane Law School Distinguished Admiralty Practitioner-In-Residence Blank Rome Partner Jeremy Herschaft has been appointed as the 2017 John E. Sims Distinguished Admiralty Practitioner-In-Residence at Tulane Law School,...
February 23rd, 2017 | Academia, Education and Training, HR, Legal, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

PEMA calls for cross-industry dialogue to optimise global shipping supply chain

PEMA calls for cross-industry dialogue to optimise global shipping supply chain
Members of the Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) called for cross-industry dialogue to optimise the global shipping supply chain during the Association’s annual general meeting, with issues such as container vessel size, shipping alliances and alternatives to sea shipment topping the...
February 22nd, 2017 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ericsson and Intel launch 5G innovators initiative with Honeywell, GE and the University of California Berkley

Ericsson and Intel launch 5G innovators initiative with Honeywell, GE and the University of California Berkley
… 5G Innovators Initiative (5GI2) brings together leading technology companies, industry leaders and academia to explore, test and innovate with 5G network and distributed edge technology in the U.S. • Unique proof-of-concept approach promises to find new transformative ways for companies and...
February 22nd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software to enhance safety and efficiency for new Greenland Heavylift vessels

ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software to enhance safety and efficiency for new Greenland Heavylift vessels
Juha Koskela Dalfsen, Netherlands, February 22, 2017 – ABB’s OCTOPUS marine software will improve the safety and efficiency of four new semi-submersible heavy lift vessels, using weather and loading data to plot the optimal route.   The ships, owned by Greenland Heavylift Holdings, will transport...
February 22nd, 2017 | Energy, IT and Communications, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Seven Seas Voyager equipped with Evac’s wastewater treatment systems

Seven Seas Voyager equipped with Evac’s wastewater treatment systems
The Seven Seas Voyager Retrofits are never easy, but getting them right through your selection of partners is critical to keep a vessel profitable. Regent Seven Seas Cruises is a six-star-plus cruise line. Its vessels boast the highest standards for their guests, plus the latest in technology in every...
February 22nd, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ship Conversions | Read More

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016
Los Angeles Spirit, bought by Teekay Tankers in 2016, at Lisnave. Europe’s biggest shiprepair yard, Lisnave, achieved positive results in 2016 although it was another difficult year for providers of such activity on a global scale. The yard’s directors noted that the sector was strongly affected...
February 21st, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Diana announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F

Diana announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces the Filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F ATHENS, GREECE, February 21, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that on February 17, 2017 it filed its...
February 21st, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports

Simulating LNG operations in Poseidon Med II ports
Simulator’s graphics view of a typical feeder vessel operating at Port of Patras/ Source: Patras LNG Bunkering Manoeuvring Simulation Study Report, November 2016) Since November 2016, a series of navigation simulation workshops have been delivered by the European co-funded project Poseidon Med II in...
February 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Digital Ship Maritime CIO Forum Med – 4th of April 2017

Digital Ship Maritime CIO Forum Med – 4th of April 2017
JOIN DIGITAL SHIP IN MARSEILLE FOR FIRST MARITIME CIO FORUM MED ON 4TH APRIL 2017 Identifying opportunities for growth is critical to all businesses, and especially so in such an integral industry as shipping. Staying ahead of the innovation curve is key to this development, with the digitalisation...
February 21st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications | Read More

IBIA celebrates 24th Annual Dinner

IBIA celebrates 24th Annual Dinner
Robin Meech Another successful event as Association continues to grow its reach and influence, introducing new Chief Executive and board members to the membership. Around 1,000 marine fuel professionals attended the prestigious International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) annual dinner on Monday...
February 21st, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Bunkering, Charity, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Food and Drink | Read More

ICS releases latest Flag State Performance Table

ICS releases latest Flag State Performance Table
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has published its latest Flag State Performance Table which can be downloaded free of charge via the ICS website.   See www.ics-shipping.org/docs/flag-state-performance-table The ICS Table provides an annual overview of the performance of the world’s flag...
February 21st, 2017 | Associations, Flags, International Chamber of Shipping, News | Read More

Euvic Launches Digital Business Transformation Offer

Euvic Launches Digital Business Transformation Offer
… Bring innovation to your organization faster and with as much agility as possible with Euvic’s Agile and DevOps-based ideation and software development services Gliwice, Poland, 16/02/2017 – Euvic, Poland’s leading Agile and Mode 2 sourcing provider, has launched its new IDeation-as-a-Service...
February 20th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More