Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

More of the same but better: the new LMAA Terms 2017, April 2017

More of the same but better: the new LMAA Terms 2017, April 2017
Baptiste Weijburg, Senior Associate at HFW LLP The LMAA Terms 2017 (the 2017 Terms) come into force on 1 May 2017. The LMAA committee have taken a light touch approach to adapting the 2012 Terms and the changes highlight the LMAA’s continuing efforts to target efficiency and cost-effectiveness,...
April 28th, 2017 | Arbiitration, Legal | Read More

“K” Line: Financial Highlights for FY2016

“K” Line: Financial Highlights for FY2016
Following  from “K” Line and distributed Portcare International Ltd: Please be advised that we, “K” Line Tokyo Head Office, published the following press release today. Please click the following addresses to read our reports. ・Financial Highlights for FY2016 http://www.kline.co.jp/en/ir/library/bs/__icsFiles/afieldfile/2017/04/28/fh2016_4con_e_final_1.pdf ・Differences...
April 28th, 2017 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Liner Shipping and Trade | Read More

Lloyd’s Register (LR) works with its clients to unlock the value in their data

Lloyd’s Register (LR) works with its clients to unlock the value in their data
Singapore At Singapore Maritime Week, 22 – 28 April, LR launched their Marine Analytics service with a methodology that will enable companies to obtain value from operational data and connected assets 28 April 2017 – The biggest challenge associated with data from multiple systems and connected...
April 28th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, IT and Communications, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wilhelmsen acquires Drew Marine Technical Solutions

Wilhelmsen acquires Drew Marine Technical Solutions
Thomas Wilhelmsen “This acquisition offers a unique opportunity to enhance the scale and geographic reach of our marine products division,” says Thomas Wilhelmsen, group CEO about Wilhelmsen’s acquisition of the technical solutions business from Drew Marine. The acquired business will be brought...
April 27th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Person Profiles | Read More

IACS Publishes Inaugural Annual Review

IACS Publishes Inaugural Annual Review
Robert Ashdown Leadership, performance and transparency at the heart of IACS’ Annual Review. The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has published its inaugural Annual Review, detailing the activities and specific tasks it undertook and completed in 2016. IACS’ technical...
April 27th, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, Reports | Read More

Thuraya takes off with inflight connectivity

Thuraya takes off with inflight connectivity
“Thuraya Aero” enables applications such as SAR, ISR, telemedicine, office-in-the-sky and border surveillance DUBAI, UAE, 26 April, 2017 – Leading Mobile Satellite Service operator, Thuraya Telecommunications Company, has announced the launch of Thuraya AERO, a satellite communication service that...
April 27th, 2017 | Aviation, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GEODIS tests the Com’hand System, developed by the start-up Siatech, for controlling lifting machinery

GEODIS tests the Com’hand System, developed by the start-up Siatech, for controlling lifting machinery
GEODIS is testing the Com’hand system, which offers intuitive control capabilities for lifting and handling machinery, at a manufacturing site of Saint-Gobain. The innovative system has been developed by the technology start-up company Siatech and initial tests within a live logistics environment began...
April 27th, 2017 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Taxation, Technical | Read More

Save 25% fuel and eliminate blackouts…. Meet Optixmarine at Nor-shipping

Save 25% fuel and eliminate blackouts…. Meet Optixmarine at Nor-shipping
SAVE 25% FUEL & ELIMINATE BLACKOUTS The gearbox OptixDrive enable main engines to run on variable (optimum) rpm instead of fixed rpm Saving up to 700 ton fuel annually per vessel Lowering emissions of CO2, NOx & SOx Eliminating 95% of all “blackouts” onboard MEET...
April 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB and IBM partner in industrial artificial intelligence solutions

ABB and IBM partner in industrial artificial intelligence solutions
Combining ABB Ability™ and IBM Watson for superior customer value ABB and IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced a strategic collaboration that brings together ABB’s industry leading digital offering, ABB Ability, with IBM Watson Internet of Things cognitive capabilities to unlock new value for customers...
April 27th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ShipRight FastTrack(FT) enables ship designers to cope with the demand for increased FE Analysis scope

ShipRight FastTrack(FT) enables ship designers to cope with the demand for increased FE Analysis scope
Screen capture of a ShipRight FastTrack Buckling Assessment 26 April 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), in collaboration with RaonX Solutions Co. Ltd. (RaonX), release new software to assist ship design clusters with the increased requirements demanded in Finite Element Analysis (FEA). Under the latest...
April 26th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications | Read More

DNV GL launches new PSC Planner application

DNV GL launches new PSC Planner application
Claudia Ohlmeier, Group Leader Port State Control, DNV GL – Maritime. Singapore, 26 April 2017: Classification society DNV GL has launched a new application on its My DNV GL portal – the Port State Control (PSC) Planner. The PSC Planner has been designed to help ship owners, managers and operators...
April 26th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IACS, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches 100A1 Ambassador programme

Lloyd’s Register Foundation launches 100A1 Ambassador programme
The 100A1 Ambassadors and members of the LRF Programme aims to support the public reputation of the charity and extend its networks of influence – to promote the mission of the Foundation and its causes London, 26 April 2017: The Lloyd’s Register Foundation has today launched an ambassador...
April 26th, 2017 | Associations, Charity, Classification Societies | Read More

ABB launches Shipping 4.0 with search for ‘Power of the Future’

ABB launches Shipping 4.0 with search for ‘Power of the Future’
… ABB has launched its Shipping 4.0 concept with a high-level roundtable discussion on the ‘Power of the Future.’ Industry leaders and journalists met with ABB experts to discuss the technologies and power sources that are shaping the maritime industry. In response to the changing needs of...
April 26th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

WÄRTSILÄ interim report January-March 2017

WÄRTSILÄ interim report January-March 2017
Wärtsilä Corporation INTERIM REPORT 26 April 2017 at 8.30 a.m. local time WÄRTSILÄ INTERIM REPORT JANUARY-MARCH 2017 POSITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN ORDER INTAKE This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Interim Report January-March 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file....
April 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB at Hannover Messe 2017: Showcasing customer value in the digital age

ABB at Hannover Messe 2017: Showcasing customer value in the digital age
ABB’s technology innovations help customers seize the opportunities of the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions ABB will present its industry-leading portfolio of digital solutions, ABB Ability™, at this year’s Hanover Fair from April 24-28, connecting with the trade fair’s slogan “Integrated...
April 25th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
21-Apr-2017 MODIFICATION TO FUEL REQUIREMENTS IN CANAL WATERS Panama Canal, Panama PORT CONGESTION Shanghai, China Modification to fuel requirements in Canal waters Friday, April 21, 2017, Panama Canal, Panama OP Notice to Shipping N-1-2017, “Vessel Requirements”, Section...
April 21st, 2017 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Get ready for our new SDG solutions platform!

Get ready for our new SDG solutions platform!
Global Opportunity Explorer Explore the next frontier of sustainable innovation   For the past five years, we at Sustainia have been sourcing and showcasing sustainable solutions and markets in our Sustainia100 publications and Global Opportunity...
April 21st, 2017 | Associations, Classification Societies, Environment | Read More

Working together to provide Damen’s Green Solutions

Working together to provide Damen’s Green Solutions
Marcel Karsijns (Managing Director of Damen Green Solutions), Kees Jan Groen (Commercial Director at Damen Shiprepair & Conversion) Highlighting the benefits of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion’s retrofit experience Bringing together the experience and knowledge of two Damen companies is the close...
April 21st, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Specialist hygienic surfaces manufacturer cleans up with Queen’s Award

Specialist hygienic surfaces manufacturer cleans up with Queen’s Award
The whole world in their hands: BioClad director, Lindsay McKenzie, left and his team celebrate winning the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. BioClad, a specialist manufacturer, supplier and installer of hygienic cladding technology is the first business of its kind to scoop a Queen’s Award for Enterprise...
April 21st, 2017 | Awards, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Medical | Read More

Introducing Veristar AIM – a Bureau Veritas technology solution, powered by Dassault Systèmes

Introducing Veristar AIM – a Bureau Veritas technology solution, powered by Dassault Systèmes
Matthieu de Tugny Next Generation Asset Integrity Management (AIM) solution now available for the shipping and offshore industries to reduce the CAPEX and OPEX exposure of operators. Veristar AIM3D is a solution combining: 3D: a digital twin of physical asset Smart Data: a data-driven solution to guide...
April 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News | Read More

OCIMF and CDI release joint information paper…

OCIMF and CDI release joint information paper…
Captain Andrew Cassels OCIMF and CDI release new information paper Linked Ship/Shore Emergency Shutdown Systems for Oil and Chemical Transfers. The information paper, jointly released by CDI and OCIMF on 21 April, recommends an Emergency Shutdown (ESD) connection that will link ship and terminal ESD...
April 20th, 2017 | Associations, LNG, Regulatory | Read More

Panama Ship Registry: A Century Promoting Global Trade

Panama Ship Registry: A Century  Promoting Global Trade
The Panama Ship Registry has been promoting global trade for a century and looking forward to a bright future ahead. IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim congratulated the Panama Ship Registry on its anniversary.  In his speech, he mentioned among others: “With this in mind, our theme of the year...
April 20th, 2017 | Flags, News | Read More

New venture from ex-ISS CEO Claus Hyldager promises to challenge ‘unsatisfactory’ shipping status quo

New venture from ex-ISS CEO Claus Hyldager promises to challenge ‘unsatisfactory’ shipping status quo
Captain Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer of Nisomar Former Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) CEO assembles senior team for launch of Nisomar, an innovative, data-driven maritime services company Port of Tilbury, UK, 20 April 2017: With a belief that innovation in shipping has fallen well behind...
April 20th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

North P&I Club encourages members to use Seagull’s crew evaluation system

North P&I Club encourages members to use Seagull’s crew evaluation system
Collin Gillespie of North (left) and Mike McCabe of Seagull (right). North P&I Club is encouraging its shipowner members to consider the crew evaluation and benchmarking service offered by Seagull Maritime AS through an exclusive partnership between the two organisations. The initiative is part of...
April 19th, 2017 | HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, P and I Clubs, Shipmanagement | Read More

London P&I Club says consistent approach to publication management is essential

London P&I Club says consistent approach to publication management is essential
Carl Durow The London P&I Club says its inspectors have consistently noted negative findings in connection with the management of ships’ chart folios and associated publications, as well as concern over the approach adopted by deck officers to the management of external navigational warning information...
April 19th, 2017 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More