Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

Wärtsilä Translink becomes first ever solution fully compliant with latest IEC and DNV GL Cyber Security rules

Wärtsilä Translink becomes first ever solution fully compliant with latest IEC and DNV GL Cyber Security rules
The Wärtsilä Translink provides a cyber secure gateway to connect Wärtsilä navigational systems. Copyright: Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä Translink becomes first ever solution fully compliant with latest IEC and DNV GL Cyber Security rules Wärtsilä Corporation,  31 March 2020 at 10 am EET The technology...
March 31st, 2020 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Reliability & maintainability – the art of delivering excellent marine electronics service for customer satisfaction

Reliability & maintainability – the art of delivering excellent marine electronics service for customer satisfaction
Frances Baskerville, Secretary-General, CIRM CIRM Secretary General Frances Baskerville sent us this interesting article from one of CIRM’s member companies who are leading the way in the Ship Service sector:  Reliability & maintainability – the art of delivering excellent marine electronics...
March 30th, 2020 | Associations, CIRM, Communication, IT and Communications, News | Read More

Wärtsilä signs agreement with Kuribayashi Steamship in Japan for deployment of innovative gate rudder technology

Wärtsilä signs agreement with Kuribayashi Steamship in Japan for deployment of innovative gate rudder technology
This Shigenobu vessel has been fitted with the gate rudder for evaluation purposes. Copyright: Yamanaka shipbuilding Wärtsilä signs agreement with Kuribayashi Steamship in Japan for deployment of innovative gate rudder technology Wärtsilä Corporation, 30 March 2020 at 10 am EET Gate rudder...
March 30th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

COVID-19 and the enforcement of Competition Law in Europe

COVID-19 and the enforcement of Competition Law in Europe
COVID-19 and the enforcement of Competition Law in Europe “The CMA has no intention of taking competition law action against cooperation between businesses or rationing of products to the extent that this is necessary to protect consumers-for example by ensuring security of supplies.” This update...
March 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Legal | Read More

Newsflash – COVID-19: Shipping – Court and Arbitration access

Newsflash – COVID-19: Shipping – Court and Arbitration access
Newsflash – COVID-19: Shipping – Court and Arbitration access Inevitably in current circumstances, UK Courts and Tribunals are facing challenges in continuing to provide services to Court users. The legal issues that we are currently seeing arise will inevitably require Court involvement,...
March 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Legal | Read More

DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch

DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch
DNV GL introduced remote surveys in October 2018. More than 15,000 surveys have been completed remotely since then. DNV GL’s remote surveys surge with 15,000 completed since launch Hamburg/Høvik, 26 March 2020: The impact of the global COVID-19 crisis has reinforced the value of DNV GL’s industry...
March 26th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund

MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund
.. MAN Cryo develops liquefied methane terminal in Swedish port city Oxelösund Multi-functional terminal extends Swedish methane infrastructure significantly and improves access for the country’s industry Augsburg, 26th of March 2020 −  OxGas, a company fully owned by the Port of Oxelösund in...
March 26th, 2020 | Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic.

DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic.
. DFDS automates procurement processes with new SERTICA integration developed by MAN Energy Solutions and Logimatic. Logimatic and MAN Energy Solutions collaborate to standardize the exchange of RFQ and PO information between shipping companies and suppliers. A direct integration between the procurement...
March 26th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships

Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships
The Wärtsilä design will allow the new P&O ships to operate in challenging conditions in Papua New Guinea waters. Copyright: Wärtsilä. Customised Wärtsilä ship design chosen for two new P&O ships Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2020 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä...
March 26th, 2020 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director

LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director
LOC China appoints Shi Wenchao as Managing Director LOC Group, the premier international engineering and marine consulting firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Shi Wenchao to the role of Managing Director of LOC China. Shi Wenchao will be based in Shanghai and will oversee the Group’s Chinese...
March 26th, 2020 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical | Read More

Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19.

Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19.
.. Liberian Registry, RINA and d’Amico leverage remote technologies for vessel inspections in response to COVID-19. The Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR) has approved the use of RINA’s remote technology for inspections of Liberian flagged vessels. Shipowner d’Amico...
March 25th, 2020 | Classification Societies, Flags, Shipmanagement | Read More

Investment in Canadian battery production

Investment in Canadian battery production
Corvus Energy is investing to expand its battery manufacturing facility in Richmond, B.C. The company’s innovative multi-megawatt hour energy storage system ‘Blue Whale’ for large maritime vessels will begin shipping from the facility in early 2021. Investment in Canadian battery production Corvus...
March 25th, 2020 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Fugro partners with SEA-KIT International to develop new range of uncrewed surface vessels

Fugro partners with SEA-KIT International to develop new range of uncrewed surface vessels
Autonomous underwater vessel (AUV) being recovered into a SEA-KIT uncrewed surface vessel (USV) Fugro partners with SEA-KIT International to develop new range of uncrewed surface vessels Fugro, the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, has announced a strategic partnership with SEA‑KIT International, winner...
March 25th, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus

Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus
.. Windward to offer open access to shipping insights to help fight coronavirus New live map enables users to understand global shipping activity, see where vessels are coming and going, and assess the impact of COVID-19 on trade over time March 24, 2020: Joining the global fight against COVID-19, Windward,...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA

Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA
Mikko Kuosa, CEO, NAPA Group Mikko Kuosa appointed CEO of NAPA NAPA – intelligent, digital solutions for safer, greener and more efficient maritime industry Helsinki, Finland – 24 March 2020 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services, and data analysis provider, has today announced the appointment...
March 24th, 2020 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

English Courts remain open for business in the face of COVID-19

English Courts remain open for business in the face of COVID-19
English Courts remain open for business in the face of COVID-19 COVID-19 is challenging every aspect of our lives, including how we litigate in the English courts. This briefing offers an update on recent guidance and some practical workarounds, which we hope will be helpful. “The rule of law...
March 23rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Legal | Read More

Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions

Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions
.. Northern Lights show the way to seaborne CCS solutions Recent high-level reports have tagged carbon capture and storage (CCS) as critical for achieving the UN’s global emissions reduction goals, with the maritime transport of CO2 emerging as an essential link in the decarbonization chain. The efficient...
March 23rd, 2020 | Classification Societies, Gas | Read More

Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions

Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions
The Wärtsilä navigation simulator is an essential enabler in the ISTLAB project aimed at creating a testing environment for smart autonomous vessels. Photo: SAMK / Pekka Lehmuskallio Wärtsilä simulation technology creating an essential testing environment for smart marine solutions Wärtsilä...
March 23rd, 2020 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

YSA brings breath of fresh air to Splendor dining experience

YSA brings breath of fresh air to Splendor dining experience
La Veranda guests can dine in the intimacy of an alcove even as they look out over endless sea views. YSA brings breath of fresh air to Splendor dining experience  In upholding the luxury and sophistication for which the Regent Seven Seas Cruises brand has become renowned, new fleet addition Splendor also...
March 23rd, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks

Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks
Chugoku Marine Paints: Solvent-free epoxy for water ballast tanks Chugoku Marine Paints to supply solvent-free epoxy for MR tanker newbuildings’ water ballast tanks in South Korea (Hyundai Mipo Dockyard) Following many years of extensive prototype trials in field tests, Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd.,...
March 23rd, 2020 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Updates from the Marshall Islands Registry Regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Updates from the Marshall Islands Registry Regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Updates from the Marshall Islands Registry Regarding the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) The Marshall Islands Registry is always committed to quality client service. During these rapidly changing and challenging times, weremain fully operational and accessible to our clients. In addition to the normal...
March 21st, 2020 | Flags, Health and Safety | Read More

Coronavirus and Shipping – What to expect

Coronavirus and Shipping – What to expect
Coronavirus and Shipping – What to expect Introduction We realise a technical glitch caused errors with our earlier mailing. We are re-sending the update and hope that it is of interest. Although we all have health concerns arising from the Covid-19 virus, we must also gauge how to react in a business...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Legal | Read More

EU facilitates state support for businesses affected by COVID-19 crisis

EU facilitates state support for businesses affected by COVID-19 crisis
EU facilitates state support for businesses affected by COVID-19 crisis At a Glance… EU member states are planning support measures to help businesses affected by the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) to continue operating. Most of these measures, including direct grants/subsidies, tax advantages,...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Legal | Read More

HFW: COVID-19 Briefing on Business Interuption Issues

HFW: COVID-19 Briefing on Business Interuption Issues
COVID-19 Briefing on Business Interuption Issues As COVID-19’s grip across the globe continues to tighten, we have already seen business interruption coverage proceedings commenced in Louisiana this week following the closure of a fish restaurant due to COVID-19 virus contamination. Insurers are busy...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Insight, Legal, Markets, Safety and Security, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum

Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum
MV Ankie – ventifoil Charting a Course for the Future at the International Wind Propulsion Forum A tail wind is strengthening in the industry when it comes to decarbonisation, with an increasing number of companies assessing, trialling and installing wind propulsion solutions and it was with that...
March 20th, 2020 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Technical, Technology | Read More