Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

From stamp to screen: DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates

From stamp to screen: DNV GL issues over 50,000 electronic certificates
Hamburg, 20 February 2018: With the introduction of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates DNV GL took classification into new territory. Now, just four months after the launch of this new service, more than 50,000 certificates have been issued. “We have been overwhelmed by the...
February 20th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement | Read More

Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services…

Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services…
Maersk Drilling Wärtsilä and Maersk Drilling create a joint 25-year strategy for thruster services to increase uptime and reduce costs Wärtsilä Corporation, 20 February 2018 at 10.30 a.m. EET The technology group Wärtsilä and the global drilling contractor Maersk Drilling have joined forces...
February 20th, 2018 | Drill ships, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Total Lubmarine Introduces Newest Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant

Total Lubmarine Introduces Newest Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant
Global marine lubricant provider Total Lubmarine has announced the introduction of a new grease product: BIO OG PLUS – an innovative addition to an already comprehensive Environmentally Acceptable Lubricant (EAL) range. Specifically formulated for sensitive applications such as open gears and chains...
February 20th, 2018 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Iskes Towage & Salvage adds two more Damen ASD Tugs 2810 to its fleet

Iskes Towage & Salvage adds two more Damen ASD Tugs 2810 to its fleet
Damen ASD Tugs 2810. Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden/Amsterdam, has taken delivery of two Damen ASD Tugs 2810. The vessels were built at Damen Song Cam Shipyards, Vietnam, and delivered last year to Damen Shipyards Gorinchem, the Netherlands,...
February 19th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Digitalisation signals “fourth industrial revolution” for global ports sector: PEMA

Digitalisation signals “fourth industrial revolution” for global ports sector: PEMA
From PEMA’s annual general meeting, which was held in the Spanish port city of Bilbao. The digitalisation of ports and terminal operations offers ways to realise a “fourth industrial revolution”, bringing with it safety, operational, and environmental benefits, delegates heard at the Port Equipment...
February 19th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office
Tony Gennadopoulos, Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean, Harris Pye Global engineering group Harris Pye, a Joulon company, has launched Harris Pye Greece/Mediterranean based in Glyfada, Athens and appointed Tony Gennadopoulos Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean. “Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Turkish newbuilds opt for Ecospeed Hull protection

Turkish newbuilds opt for Ecospeed Hull protection
Oil tanker in Turkey after first of only two layers of Ecospeed Two newbuild projects at Turkish shipyards have been protected using specialist coatings from Belgian coatings company Subsea Industries. Its Ecospeed hull coating and Ecoshield rudder protection coating have both been applied to a shallow-draught...
February 15th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum

Survitec to present at the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum
Safety solutions provider Survitec is to attend the Informal Tanker Operators’ Safety Forum (ITOSF) which takes place in Athens at the Grand Bretagne Hotel, on 21st and 22nd February 201 The two-day event is a gathering of representatives of more than 70 tanker management companies, exchanging views...
February 15th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Tankers | Read More

Intellian and Inmarsat embark on ground-breaking next-generation FleetBroadband development

Intellian and Inmarsat embark on ground-breaking  next-generation FleetBroadband development
Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime and Eric Sung, President & CEO, Intellian 14 February, 2018: Inmarsat and Intellian have today signed an outline agreement that will support major enhancements to Inmarsat’s FleetBroadband service for the next decade and beyond. The new agreement will...
February 14th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL in Greece: Showcasing new tools and services at the cutting edge of digitalization

DNV GL in Greece: Showcasing new tools and services at the cutting edge of digitalization
Ioannis Chiotopoulos Piraeus, 2nd February 2018: In a Press Conference that took place recently at DNV GL’s Piraeus offices, Regional Manager, Mr Ioannis Chiotopoulos, and his management team presented DNV GL’s new and updated digital tools and demonstrated how the classification society was using...
February 12th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Press and Media | Read More

AkzoNobel develops pioneering marine fouling prevention solution based on UV-LED technology

AkzoNobel develops pioneering marine fouling prevention solution based on UV-LED technology
UV Panel AkzoNobel is to develop a revolutionary fouling prevention technology which uses ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (UV-LED). The pioneering solution – which uses underlying technology developed by Royal Philips – will be applied to underwater surfaces to eliminate fouling growth.  By teaming...
February 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hempel rolls out versatile and fast-drying cargo tank coating for the offshore oil & gas industry

Hempel rolls out versatile and fast-drying cargo tank coating for the offshore oil & gas industry
… Today – 12 February – world-leading coating manufacturer Hempel launches its high performance, chemical resistant, two component epoxy coating – Hempadur 15600 – to the offshore industry. Designed specifically for Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) cargo tank protection,...
February 12th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Dualog rolls out state-of-the-art email platform across the Teekay Fleet

Dualog rolls out state-of-the-art email platform across the Teekay Fleet
Thomas Heide Dualog, one of the world’s leading providers of ship-to-shore data communications services, has won a major contract to install and upgrade email capability on 160 Teekay vessels worldwide. Work has already started on the project with over 100 vessels being equipped in just three months...
February 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Autonomous ships and regulatory developments

Autonomous ships and regulatory developments
Marcia Vieira-Royle Autonomous ships and regulatory developments By Marcia Vieira-Royle* The First Autonomous Vessels Initiatives and Immediate Similar Developments The idea of having an autonomous or an unmanned 105 teu vessel crossing the oceans had hardly been met with belief and acceptance by the...
February 11th, 2018 | Insight, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABS Hosts Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval Seminar in Hong Kong

ABS Hosts Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval Seminar in Hong Kong
Dr. Chris Leontopoulos, ABS Technology Manager during his presentation ABS Hong Kong hosted a seminar on “Propulsion Systems Optimization and Approval” last November as part of Hong Kong Maritime Week activities. The aim of the seminar was to increase the participants’ awareness of the significant...
February 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Audit of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators

Audit of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators
Audit of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators A new concept for this industry Frequently Asked Questions  Are the current applicable standards adequate to ensure healthy competition among STS Service Providers? What is the scope of approvals on behalf of Tanker Operators? Why is there...
February 8th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipmanagement, Tankers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska
Rick Meidel (ANCHORAGE, Alaska; February 8, 2018) – Crowley Fuels announced today that Rick Meidel has joined the company as vice president and general manager, responsible for the performance and day-to-day operations of Crowley’s Alaska division. He will be based in Anchorage and report to Rocky...
February 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Person Profiles | Read More

Eniram SkyLight 3.0 introduced for fleet performance monitoring – exclusive partnership with Concirrus to offer connected marine insurance

Eniram SkyLight 3.0 introduced for fleet performance monitoring – exclusive partnership with Concirrus to offer connected marine insurance
Eniram SkyLight 3.0 is designed to enable new data-driven business development opportunities across the marine sector, including intelligent insurance, maintenance monitoring, and vessel performance monitoring services. Wärtsilä Corporation,  8 February 2018 at 11 a.m. EET Eniram, a Wärtsilä...
February 8th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

2017: A Transformative Year for Veson Nautical

2017: A Transformative Year for Veson Nautical
 New Platform and Significant Growth Ensure Veson’s Continued Market Leadership; DS Norden, Along with 28 New Clients, Provide Validation    Boston, MA, USA – February 7, 2018 – 2017 was a transformative year for Veson Nautical, the world’s leading provider of commercial maritime software...
February 7th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

The Fight Against NOxious Emissions

The Fight Against NOxious Emissions
George Teriakidis, Regional Business Development Manager DNV GL- Region South East Europe & Middle East The IMO’s Tier III limits for nitrous oxide (NOX) emissions from new ships operating in emission control areas (ECAs) are one of the latest regulatory challenges for many shipowners. DNV GL...
February 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Explore the latest developments in ECDIS technology

Explore the latest developments in ECDIS technology
The Electronic Chart, the popular textbook for ECDIS use and training has been updated to the fourth edition and is full of updates and significant enhancements. For this fourth edition, the entire book has been thoroughly reviewed and updated to ensure The Electronic Chart remains the textbook for ECDIS...
February 6th, 2018 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technical, Technology | Read More

TMG wins contract to operate water taxis on the Brahmaputra in India

TMG wins contract to operate water taxis on the Brahmaputra in India
From left: Capt Malcolm Parrott is pictured with executives of the Patsloke Group Mr Karan Chhabra, Mr Milind Koltey and Mr K Srinivas Patnaik (MD & CEO of TMG Asia and Patsloke Marine) at the Assam Advantage summit The Government of Assam has invited The Maritime Group (International) to provide...
February 6th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel

HMD and LR join forces to build the world’s first ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel
An image of HMD’s ballast-free LNG bunkering vessel design 06 February 2018 – Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) is scheduled to deliver the world’s first ballast free LNG bunkering vessel later this year. The 7,600m³ vessel was ordered by Germany-based Bernhard Schulte Ship management in late...
February 6th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

UKHO produces ENC with 1 meter depth contours to support navigation in the Bristol Channel

UKHO produces ENC with 1 meter depth contours to support navigation in the Bristol Channel
High density ENC with 1 metre contours overlaid on standard ENC with 5 metre contours The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) today disclosed details of a new Electronic Navigational Chart (ENC) which could help to improve situational awareness and safety. Developed to cover an area of the Bristol...
February 6th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 first on the ballast water treatment market with a revised G8 certificate

Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 first on the ballast water treatment market with a revised G8 certificate
Alfa Laval PureBallast Alfa Laval PureBallast 3, the third generation of the market’s leading ballast water treatment technology, is the first solution to meet the revised IMO G8 testing requirements. DNV GL, acting on behalf of the Norwegian Maritime Authority, issued an updated type approval certificate...
February 6th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More