Archive for the ‘Shipmanagement’ Category

DFDS announces new freight ship order

DFDS announces new freight ship order
DFDS has today ordered an additional freight ferry (ro-ro) new build from the Chinese Jinling Shipyard. The new build is similar to the five previously ordered freight ferries and likewise designed to carry 6,700 lane metres of freight equivalent to around 450 trailers. The large capacity decreases...
August 16th, 2018 | Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrates 125 years

Damen Shipyards Galati celebrates 125 years
from the celebrations Galati yard has delivered over 1,300 vessels during proud history On 15th August, Damen Shipyards Galati held a party for the annual celebration of Ziua Navalistului – Shipbuilder’s Day. This year the party was larger than usual as it incorporated a celebration of 100 years...
August 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

MTU’s new marine engines combined with SCR system

MTU’s new marine engines combined with SCR system
… The latest generation of MTU’s Series 4000 marine engines combined with MTU’s new SCR system for IMO III and EPA Tier IV are designed for flexible installation and feature an excellent power-to-weight ratio. NOx emissions have been reduced by 75% compared with IMO II and particulate emissions...
August 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

NORDEN adopts SEDNA as the organization’s system of record for transaction management

NORDEN adopts SEDNA as the organization’s system of record for transaction management
World-leading shipping company estimates that SEDNA will reduce internal email traffic to users by 75%,​ and support their ‘Focus & Simplicity’ business strategy London, 16 August 2018 – Danish dry cargo and product tanker operator NORDEN announced today the selection of SEDNA as a...
August 16th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Common Structural Rules Software updated with 2018 rules and fatigue assessment improvements

Common Structural Rules Software updated with 2018 rules and fatigue assessment improvements
Nick Brown Enhanced software facilitates IACS compliance for latest CSR requirements 15 August 2018 – Common Structural Rules Software LLC, a joint venture company formed by Lloyd’s Register (LR) and ABS, has released a software update that simplifies compliance with current and pending IACS Common...
August 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IACS | Read More

Stena Drilling streamlines safety equipment management backed by proven VIKING solution

Stena Drilling streamlines safety equipment management backed by proven VIKING solution
VIKING offshore evacuation system As part of its constant drive for new efficiencies, Stena Drilling has placed a significant part of its safety equipment and servicing management under a VIKING Offshore Safety Agreement.  Progressive UK-based offshore drilling company Stena Drilling Limited is committed...
August 15th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMCA issues reactivation of DP vessels after layup information note

IMCA issues reactivation of DP vessels after layup information note
Capt Andy Goldsmith, Technical Adviser – Marine, IMCA Focused information note produced for professionals charged with reactivation Reactivated DP vessels can enter service in better condition than pre-layup Following a period of improving industry metrics during 2017, the International Marine Contractors...
August 15th, 2018 | Associations, News, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

1930s superyacht launched in Southampton today after three-year restoration

1930s superyacht launched in Southampton today after three-year restoration
MY Alicia SMS launches m/Y “Alicia” after a major thee year restoation SMS COMPLETES ITS THIRD ICONIC SUPERYACHT REFIT; MY ALICIA TODAY LEAVES THE COVERED SOUTHAMPTON REFIT FACILITY AND JOINS THE DISTINGUISHED MY SHEMARA AS THE COMPANY COMPLETES ANOTHER SIGNIFICANT CLASSIC SUPERYACHT RESTORATION. “The...
August 14th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Yachting | Read More

Navis to Unveil New Solutions and Upgrades at SMM 2018

Navis to Unveil New Solutions and Upgrades at SMM 2018
Maritime Industry Leaders Unite in Hamburg To Showcase Digital Advancement in the Industry  Oakland, CA / Flensburg, Germany — August 14, 2018 —Navis, the leading provider of maritime software solutions for cargo operations and vessel performance, announced it will be exhibiting at SMM 2018...
August 14th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Silvestream retrofits air lubrication system on Diamond Princess from Carnival Corporation’s Princess Cruises

Silvestream retrofits air lubrication system on Diamond Princess from Carnival Corporation’s  Princess Cruises
Diamond Princess Installation of the Silverstream® System on the Diamond Princess exceeds expectations in delivering fuel cost and emissions reductions Silverstream Technologies today announced that Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest cruise vacation company, has successfully...
August 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABPmer Appointed Designated Person for Langstone Harbour

ABPmer Appointed Designated Person for Langstone Harbour
Image Courtesy Langstone Harbour ABPmer has been appointed by Langstone Harbour Board to provide an independent Designated Person (DP) service and associated annual Port Marine Safety Code (PMSC) audit. Langstone Harbour Board is the statutory harbour authority for Langstone Harbour and a Competent Harbour...
August 13th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions | Read More

Coldharbour opens Singapore office, plans expansion in Asia

Coldharbour opens Singapore office, plans expansion in Asia
Captain Mohit Batra UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) based on unique inert gas technology, has opened a new office in Singapore and appointed Capt Mohit Batra, a master mariner with an MBA from Oxford University, to lead its planned expansion into...
August 13th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Flanders Environment Agency purchase a number of CTG ALGAE-Wader Pro systems to assess algae levels in Belgium

Flanders Environment Agency purchase a number of CTG ALGAE-Wader Pro systems to assess algae levels in Belgium
Algae monitoring. CTG ALGAE-Wader Pro systems for Flanders The Flanders Environment Agency (VMM) has taken delivery of a number of CTG ALGAE-Wader Pro systems to assist in their work in assessing Algae levels within the water environments within Belgium.  CTG’s representatives within the Benelux...
August 10th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas

SEA\LNG reaches new markets with new member Énestas
Mr. Caio Zapata M, Chief Executive Officer, ÉNESTAS Largest private LNG business in Mexico boosts SEA\LNG’s presence in the Americas LONDON, 9 August 2018: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine...
August 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Diana Containerships fixes Pamina on period t/c with HMM

Diana Containerships fixes Pamina on period t/c with HMM
.. DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V PAMINA WITH HMM ATHENS, GREECE, August 9, 2018 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today announced that, through a separate...
August 9th, 2018 | Container shipping, Containers, Shipmanagement, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Newport Shipping signs cooperation agreements with equipment suppliers and service firms

Newport Shipping signs cooperation agreements with equipment suppliers  and service firms
Chief Operating Officer Roy Yap said agreements with scrubber and ballast water treatment system manufacturers will be announced shortly Newport Shipping has inked cooperation agreements with several marine equipment suppliers and service companies as part of the London-headquartered company’s commitment...
August 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair | Read More

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship
Alexey Khaydukov President Novoship The Board of Directors of PAO Novoship has elected Alexey Khaydukov as the company’s new President. Igor Tonkovidov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PAO Novoship, introduced the new President to the company’s management team on 8 August, in Novorossiysk. Novoship’s...
August 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Ship performance has a 80/20 rule

Ship performance has a 80/20 rule
Image by AvNitro/iStock by Getty Images Impact of weather underestimated by most voyage analysts, warns voyage insight and monitoring expert, StratumFive United Kingdom, 9 August 2018 – The shipping industry risks investing billions of dollars on vessel optimisation services that fail to deliver...
August 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

LCC: “Subject to review” clauses – Is there an intention to be immediately bound?

LCC: “Subject to review” clauses – Is there an intention to be immediately bound?
“Subject to review” clauses are frequently used in fixture proposals to indicate that the parties have not yet agreed to an enforceable contract. However, the recent case of Toptip vs Mercuria in Singapore demonstrates such language may not be sufficient to avoid the contract coming into...
August 8th, 2018 | Chartering, Fixtures, Legal, P and I Clubs | Read More

Thordon Bearings and Heddle Marine team up to convert ships to pollution free propeller shaft lines

Thordon Bearings and Heddle Marine team up to convert ships to pollution free propeller shaft lines
Shaun Padulo and Terry McGowan – signing agreement Thordon Bearings Inc. and Heddle Marine Service Inc. have today signed a cooperative agreement under which the Canada-based ship repair company will work together with Thordon Bearings Inc. to promote the conversion of ships’ oil lubricated propeller...
August 8th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project
Chilean Navy Asmar Icebreake Damen Marine Components has won a contract to supply steering gear, rudders and stern tube parts for an Antarctic Research vessel of the Chilean Navy, under LRS -Polar 5 Class notation. The contract was awarded by ASMAR Talcahuano Shipyard, Chile. Design of the vessel was...
August 7th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Clyde & Co Update: The International Comparative Legal Guide to Shipping Law 2018

Clyde & Co Update: The International Comparative Legal Guide to Shipping Law 2018
.. Clyde & Co partner Ed Mills-Webb is Contributing Editor of the ICLG to Shipping Law. Ed also authors the chapter svummarising key aspects of maritime law in the UK. Click here to view the full guide which provides an overview of maritime law in 47 jurisdictions and click here to view the...
August 7th, 2018 | Books, Legal | Read More

Liberia introduces QR codes and other electronic certificate security features

Liberia introduces QR codes and other electronic certificate security features
Scott Bergeron Liberia continues to deploy significant improvements to its state-of-the-art web-based client interface system, WayPoint, by enhancing certificate security features, introducing a QR Code symbol for electronic certificates and streamlining the procedure for document verification. WayPoint...
August 7th, 2018 | Flags | Read More

HFW: Shipping Law Review 2018

HFW: Shipping Law Review 2018
.. from HFW: We are delighted to announce the publication of the fifth edition of The Shipping Law Review, an important legal book for the shipping sector, edited by HFW. The book is a cross-jurisdictional companion for those handling shipping disputes and contains a summary of key shipping law provisions...
August 6th, 2018 | Books, Legal | Read More

Envirocleanse enters USCG Approval Process

Envirocleanse enters USCG Approval Process
Matt Hughes Envirocleanse LLC inTankTM Ballast Water Treatment System Submits Application to US Coast Guard for Type Approval Certificate Houston, TX (USA) – Envirocleanse LLC, division of Charter Brokerage LLC, a BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY company, announces submission of an application to the US Coast...
August 6th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More