Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…

Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf…
Lloyd’s Register (LR) has started work with AkerBP for maintenance optimization of its Skarv FPSO infrastructure and equipment on a test project in Norway. Optimising the Norwegian Continental Shelf: Project between AkerBP and Lloyd’s Register tests latest software to optimise maintenance activities...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Offshore Ship Designers adopts OSD-IMT as name for entire group

Offshore Ship Designers adopts OSD-IMT as name for entire group
New name leverages quality and aligns company in a single brand name  Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) has changed its company name to OSD-IMT. The goal of the name change is to leverage the strength of both OSD and IMT. IMT is the signature brand-name for vessels designed by OSD’s UK branch, which was...
June 21st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers

Approval Explorer – a new search engine to identify, locate and contact certified service suppliers and product manufacturers
The new Approval Explorer allows users to identify, locate and contact Bureau Veritas approved service suppliers or manufacturers Paris-La Défense, France, June 21, 2018 – Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore today launched the latest addition to their end-to-end and integrated platform of digital...
June 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Smooth sailing for Humber Electrical

Smooth sailing for Humber Electrical
… The Humber Electrical Engineering Company (heeco) has consolidated its marine presence and developed into new oil and gas markets. The Hull-based electrical manufacturing business has a globally renowned reputation for the design and build of switchboards, motor control centres (MCCs) and control...
June 20th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

In Rennes, Geodis implements a new intelligent lighting system to optimise site management

In Rennes, Geodis implements a new intelligent lighting system to optimise site management
After a successful initial pilot phase at the Lille Europe site in Lesquin, GEODIS has outfitted its Distribution & Express platform in Rennes (Brittany, France) with LED lighting and connected sensors. The objectives are to reduce electricity consumption, improve employee well-being with more natural...
June 19th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen and Saab announce partnership to participate on the tender for the Tamandaré Class Corvette

Damen and Saab announce partnership to participate on the tender for the Tamandaré Class Corvette
Damen and Saab announce partnership to participate on the tender for the Tamandaré Class Corvette In order to meet the needs of the Brazilian Navy, Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding and Saab come together to develop the project that will supply four Tamandaré Class corvettes. The companies are world-leading...
June 18th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

New SEDNA Platform slashes transaction time and costs; provides new level of security

New SEDNA Platform slashes transaction time and costs; provides new level of security
… New version of transaction management platform saves companies millions of dollars through usability and speed efficiencies; reduces threat of cyber-attack through multi-factor authentication London, 18 June 2018 – SEDNA has launched a major update to its revolutionary transaction management...
June 18th, 2018 | Accountancy, Banking, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Travis Monson Becomes CEO at Callisto Agency Systems Co

Travis Monson Becomes CEO at  Callisto Agency Systems Co
Trevis Monson Shipping agency software supplier Callisto Agency Systems Co has appointed a new CEO to take its A3 product, which is designed to reduce the administrative workload and improve efficiencies for ship agencies, to the next level. ​After 15 years with Monson Agencies Australia, and over...
June 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Bolidt gets a warm reception from polar cruise operators

Bolidt gets a warm reception from polar cruise operators
The National Geographic “Explorer” The well-established position of Bolidt Synthetic Products & Systems decking and flooring in mainstream cruise ship and superyacht markets has been quickly converted into a series of business wins in the fast-emerging polar expedition cruise ship sector. The...
June 15th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships

DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships
The Olympic Artemis Høvik/Hamburg, 15 June 2018: As the competitive and economic pressure on the shipping and offshore industries continues to grow, owners, operators and yards are searching for every efficiency. To support its customers, DNV GL has developed the first type approval scheme for the...
June 15th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Total Lubmarine obtains NOLs from MAN for Lubricant Products

Total Lubmarine obtains NOLs from MAN for Lubricant Products
.. Paris, France. 14, 2018 – Global marine lubricant provider Total Lubmarine has announced that it has received two No Objection Letters (NOL) from equipment manufacturer MAN Diesel and Turbo – in recognition of the effectiveness of two of its products. These latest NOLs re-affirm the close relationship...
June 14th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution

Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik achieves rapid Ecommerce growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution
Logistics Service Provider B+S Logistik Achieves Rapid Ecommerce Growth using Descartes pixi* Warehouse Management Solution Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that B+S Logistik (B+S GmbH Logistik und Dienstleistungen),...
June 13th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB to improve Edda Fides floating hotel safety with leading digital technology

ABB to improve Edda Fides floating hotel safety with leading digital technology
Edda Fides floating hotel vessel. Image courtesy of Edda Accommodation ABB has won a contract to supply an innovative ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS marine software for one of the world’s most advanced floating hotel vessels for offshore operation. The 600-person accommodation vessel...
June 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030

PPG and DNV GL collaborate to take hull performance beyond ISO 19030
DNV GL’s George Dimopoulos, Head of R&D and advisory Greece and PPG’s Tom Molenda, Global Director Marine Coatings sign the collaboration agreement. Athens, 7 June 2018. PPG, a global leader in protective and marine coatings, and the global quality assurance and risk management company DNV GL,...
June 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Shell Marine 40 launched for tug and fishing markets

Shell Marine 40 launched for tug and fishing markets
Formulated for tugs and fishing vessels Shell Marine 40 enhances engine performance onboard some of the hardest working assets at sea Shell Marine is launching Shell Marine 40, an engine oil for use in high-speed diesel engines in the fishing and tug boat segments, to support and help enhance the performance...
June 6th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

KVH Announces 6-Level Cybersecurity Strategy for Maritime VSAT Network

KVH Announces 6-Level Cybersecurity Strategy for Maritime VSAT Network
Martin Kits van Heyningen The global VSAT leader’s approach to reducing cyber risk includes a cohesive group of initiatives, with seafarer training a primary focus MIDDLETOWN, RI – June 6, 2018 As the maritime industry turns to digitalization to help improve operational efficiency, there is increasing...
June 6th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas issues range of approvals for GTT’s new gas containment systems and LNG technology applications

Bureau Veritas issues range of approvals for GTT’s new gas containment systems and LNG technology applications
Workers inspecting the tank of an LNG carrier equipped with GTT Mark technology Approvals for Mark III Flex+ and GTT MARS™ Approvals in principle for LNG carrier and bunker vessel designs Approval for improved performance on existing containment systems Paris-La Défense, France, June 05, 2018 –...
June 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iridium continues to attract World Class Maritime Service Providers for Iridium CertusSM

Iridium continues to attract World Class Maritime Service Providers for Iridium CertusSM
Second set of service providers joins the Iridium Certus program to deliver next-generation L-band satellite connectivity to the maritime industry MCLEAN, Va., June 5, 2018 – Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) announced today that seven additional service providers have signed agreements to...
June 5th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä provides financial predictability and ensures the MARPOL compliance of vessels managed by Wilhelmsen Ship Management

Wärtsilä provides financial predictability and ensures the MARPOL compliance of vessels managed by Wilhelmsen Ship Management
Wilhelmsen Tarago is one of the three vessels with 25 MW Wärtsilä Hybrid Scrubber System using seawater to remove SOx from the exhaust gas. Wärtsilä Corporation, 4 June 2018 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä and Norwegian Wilhelmsen Ship Management, a Wilhelmsen group company,...
June 4th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

Oil-to-water conversion success for Great Lakes bulkers

Oil-to-water conversion success for Great Lakes bulkers
Interlake’s Herbert C Jackson The oil-to-water lubricated tailshaft conversion Thordon Bearings carried out last year to the 26,260dwt Great Lakes Fleet-managed bulk carrier SS John G. Munson has successfully completed its first season as a diesel-powered ship. The shaft conversion of the 1952-built...
June 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Technava and VIKING keep boosting efficiency for Greek shipowners

Technava and VIKING keep boosting efficiency for Greek shipowners
Shipowner Agreement This year, Greek maritime company Technava celebrates 50 years of playing a key role in the supply of equipment and technical support to the Greek shipping industry. A hallmark of that success has been a long-standing alliance with global maritime safety equipment manufacturer and...
June 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Coldharbour targets Greek market as BW demand picks up

Coldharbour targets Greek market as BW demand picks up
Andrew Marshall, CEO, Coldharbour Marine Ltd June 2018 – “Posidonia could not have come at a better time for us,” said Andrew Marshall, Coldharbour Marine Chief Executive, a few days before Posidonia opened its doors to the global shipping community in Athens. “We are in the final stages of a...
June 1st, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

PEMA publishes health and safety recommendations for RTG and container cranes

PEMA publishes health and safety recommendations for RTG and container cranes
.. The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association has published a report on crane operator health and safety that includes 20 recommendations for crane manufacturers and terminal operators on how to improve RTG and container crane cabin ergonomics and safety. “This paper and its recommendations provide...
June 1st, 2018 | Books, Containers, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

SUMMETH project gives green light to adoption of Methanol as a sustainable marine fuel

SUMMETH project gives green light to adoption of Methanol as a sustainable marine fuel
The SUMMETH project has concluded that methanol fuel offers immediate environmental benefits and a zero-carbon pathway for ferries and coastal craft. (Photo credit: Truls Persson ) Project finds methanol offers immediate environmental benefits and zero-carbon pathway for ferries and coastal craft, giving...
May 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Scrubber technology must meet challenges of lifecycle costs and durability

Scrubber technology must meet challenges of lifecycle costs and durability
Neil Anderson, Director of Marine Technologies at LAB. Notion that scrubbers, are large, alloy units that are hard to install, maintain, and recycle needs to evolve, says manufacturer PARIS – 30 May 2018 – Global market-leader in flue gas treatment and desulphurisation, LAB, part of the CNIM Group,...
May 30th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Insight, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technology | Read More