Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp
l to r: Antti Saurama, University of Turku, Janne Suominen, MacGregor, Karri Mikkonen, Turku Science Park, HE Paula Parviainen, Ambassador of Finland to Singapore, Jason Lin, Singapore Maritime Institute and Toh Ah Cheong, Singapore Maritime Institute MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore...
April 25th, 2018 | Academia, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore to promote maritime technologies

Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore to promote maritime technologies
From the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding Wärtsilä Corporation  25 April 2018 at 10:00 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä partners with the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) to promote maritime innovation and R&D. The partnership covers four different streams: digital...
April 25th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

The New Association is formed to give a voice to the manufacturing sector of Ballast Water Treatment

The New Association is formed to give a voice to the manufacturing sector of Ballast Water Treatment
United We Stand: the Ballast Water Equipment Manufacturers’ Association Holds First Annual Meeting and Elects the Inaugural Board of Directors The New Association is Formed to Give a Voice to the Manufacturing Sector of Ballast Water Treatment ALEXANDRIA, VA – April 24, 2018 – The manufacturers...
April 24th, 2018 | Associations, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

CSSC Nanjing Luzhou and MacGregor celebrate the opening of their first joint venture in China

CSSC Nanjing Luzhou and MacGregor celebrate the opening of their first joint venture in China
l to r: YANG Lianghu, General Manager, Binjiang Investment and Development Company; WANG Hongqi, President, CSSC Nanjing Luzhou Marine Co., Ltd; SUN Wei, Vice President, CSSC Group, Michel van Roozendaal, President, MacGregor, Alexander Nürnberg, SVP R&D and Technology, MacGregor MacGregor, part...
April 24th, 2018 | Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Interim Report January-March 2018.

Wärtsilä’s Interim Report January-March 2018.
Wärtsilä Corporation INTERIM REPORT 24 April 2018 at 8.30 a.m. local time ORDER INTAKE AND NET SALES DEVELOPED WELL IN THE EQUIPMENT BUSINESSES This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Interim Report January-March 2018. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file. It is also available...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

STASCo reinforces commitment to BMT’s REMBRANDT

STASCo reinforces commitment to BMT’s REMBRANDT
Reconstructing and simulating ship operations Shell International Trading and Shipping Company Ltd (STASCo) has signed a contract with BMT which will see the shipping giant purchase its own in-house licence of BMT’s industry-leading navigation simulator, REMBRANDT.  Following several years of using...
April 24th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Okskaya Sudoverf launches lead barge of Project ROB20

Okskaya Sudoverf launches lead barge of Project ROB20
The launching of the Belmax 1 Okskaya Sudoverf Shipyard (OKA Shipyard, part of UCL Holding) on 19 April 2018 launched the lead non-self-propelled tank barge of Project ROB20 “Belmax 1”, being built for PAO STLC. The barge launching ceremony was attended by the customer representatives, Navashino...
April 22nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä welcomes global shipping’s agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions

Wärtsilä welcomes global shipping’s agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions
Wärtsilä Corporation,  20 April 2018 at 11.15 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä announces its strong support for the agreement reached last week at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London. The agreed plan is for shipping to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by...
April 20th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

PatSnap provides “foundation block” for clean-tech R&D research

PatSnap provides “foundation block” for clean-tech R&D research
London, UK, April 18 2018 – PatSnap, the world’s leading provider of research and development (R&D) analytics, has today announced Climeon, a clean-tech equipment vendor and world leader in converting low temperature heat into electricity, uses PatSnap’s cloud-based analytics platform to...
April 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis Introduces two new Bluetracker Modules

Navis Introduces two new Bluetracker Modules
Navis Launches New Bluetracker Modules That Simplify Charterer-Owner Collaboration and Provide Seamless Voyage Monitoring Benefits include tracking of speed consumption data for improved charter party tender and monitoring of ship performance for energy-efficient ship operations OAKLAND, CA, April...
April 17th, 2018 | Chartering, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo Scoops Major Container Vessel Order

MAN Diesel & Turbo Scoops Major Container Vessel Order
Graphical rendering of the G95ME-C engine MAN Diesel & Turbo has won the order from MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company for 11 × 23,000 TEU container vessels equipped with 11 × MAN B&W 11G95ME-C9.5 main engines. Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) will construct six of the vessels while Daewoo Shipping...
April 17th, 2018 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Naval Dome to secure Stamco Ship Management’s car carrier fleet against cyber intrusion

Naval Dome to secure Stamco Ship Management’s car carrier fleet against cyber intrusion
Naval Dome is protecting the Stamco Ship Management fleet of PCTCs against cyber attack Maritime cyber security specialist Naval Dome has confirmed it has signed a contract with Piraeus-based Stamco Ship Management to install its maritime cyber defence system aboard 55 Pure Car and Truck Carriers (PCTC). Stamco...
April 16th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

PJ Diesel Engineering presents an exciting events programme

PJ Diesel Engineering presents an exciting events programme
PJ Diesel Engineering stand When Danish Maritime Days open in Denmark for the fourth time, from 1st – 4th May, PJ Diesel Engineering will again exhibit at the Danish Maritime Fair in Copenhagen. PJ Diesel Engineering has exhibited at the fair since 2014, when the fair started, and has backed up...
April 16th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Parker Kittiwake launches breakthrough portable sulphur test for fuel ahead of the 2020 global sulphur cap

Parker Kittiwake launches breakthrough portable sulphur test for fuel ahead of the 2020 global sulphur cap
Parker Kittiwake XRF Analyser The XRF Analyser provides in-situ analysis of the sulphur content of fuel oil for compliance testing LONDON – 16 April 2018 – Parker Kittiwake, a leading global manufacturer of condition monitoring technologies, has today announced the launch of its ground-breaking X-Ray...
April 16th, 2018 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Opsss, the BDI@1,014…

Opsss, the BDI@1,014…
John N. Faraclas Following a bad fortnight and the subsequent fall below the 1,000-point threshold, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) “managed” a correction on the plus side and now owners can “breath…” Geopolitics though are not so good and we might see a domino effect in the warring front...
April 13th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Indices, Sports, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

Wind Propulsion is an Essential Tool in Shipping’s Decarbonisation Efforts says the International Windship Association

Wind Propulsion is an Essential Tool in Shipping’s  Decarbonisation Efforts says the International Windship Association
Windship technology [11 April 2018]: The International Windship Association, along with it’s 40-plus member companies and organisations is positioned to help the shipping industry meet urgent and ambitious carbon reduction targets to be set by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) at MEPC72...
April 11th, 2018 | Environment, Insight, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Delivery of World’s First LNG-Fuelled Bulk Carrier Announced

Delivery of World’s First LNG-Fuelled Bulk Carrier Announced
The Ilshin Green Iris (picture courtesy Lloyd’s Register) MAN B&W ME-GI engine powers 191-metre newbuilding The delivery of the ‘Ilshin Green Iris’, the world’s first LNG-fuelled bulk carrier, has been announced. The vessel was constructed at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) in Korea for Ilshin...
April 10th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH Strengthens its Leadership Position in Maritime VSAT Market

KVH Strengthens its Leadership Position in Maritime VSAT Market
Martin Kits van Heyningen, KVH chief executive officer. “Prospects for Maritime Satellite Communications,” by Euroconsult, shows KVH with nearly double the market share of its nearest VSAT competitor MIDDLETOWN, RI – April 10, 2018 – Mobile tech innovator KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI),...
April 10th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GE LM2500 Module Testing; GE Gas Turbines for United States Navy FFG(X) Frigates

GE LM2500 Module Testing; GE Gas Turbines for United States Navy FFG(X) Frigates
GE LM2500 marine gas turbine NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND (April 9, 2018) – GE’s Marine Solutions announces it has successfully completed the acoustic attenuation and weight comparison testing between its new lightweight composite LM2500 gas turbine module and the steel enclosure. The results verified...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING strengthens offerings to Japanese shipowners

VIKING strengthens offerings to Japanese shipowners
… Sea Japan 2018: The combined capability of supplying extended service interval liferafts and the recent Japanese government approval for its liferaft range has upped the competitiveness of VIKING safety solutions for Japanese shipowners. Esbjerg, Denmark, 11 April 2018. Leading maritime safety...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

KR releases KR-CON V16

KR releases KR-CON V16
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that it has released its 16th KR-CON. First launched in May 1997, the innovative software program set out to help surveyors, shipbuilders, and PSC officers to search for IMO instruments more accurately, quickly...
April 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Reygar expands use of DP system

Reygar expands use of DP system
Mormaen 15 Barge Marine innovation company Reygar has successfully tested its StemTIDE dynamic positioning (DP) control system on the 60 x 22m multi-purpose barge “Mormaen 15”. In a project backed by Innovate UK, the Keynvor Morlift (KML) owned barge was converted to take twin 430kW modular deck...
April 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Use of Drones in Class Surveys

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Use of Drones in Class Surveys
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has released its Guidelines for Use of Drones in Class Surveys. These guidelines incorporate the applicable range and procedures for use of drones in class surveys, the technical considerations for safe operation and the requirements for drone service...
April 9th, 2018 | Associations, Classification Societies, IACS, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Babcock wins vent gas cooler technology contract

Babcock wins vent gas cooler technology contract
Babcock Vent Gas Cooler Babcock LGE, the specialist technology provider for the marine liquefied gas market has secured a new contract for its patented Vent Gas Cooler (VGC™) technology. This follows the recent award for its ground-breaking ecoSMRT® LNG reliquefaction technology for four newly ordered...
April 6th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

OKA Shipyard lays keels for ROB20 tank barges duo

OKA Shipyard lays keels for ROB20 tank barges duo
Oka Keellaying Okskaya Sudoverf (a company of UCL Holding) has laid down the fifth and the sixth non-self-propelled tank barges of Project ROB20 (Hulls No 4105 and No 4106) under the order of State Transport Leasing Company (STLC PJSC). Non-self-propelled tank barges of Project ROB20 are intended for...
April 6th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More