Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Thales and MSubs announce new maritime autonomy agreement

Thales and MSubs announce new maritime autonomy agreement
.. Following its recent opening of a new UK maritime autonomy centre in the south-west of England, Thales is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Plymouth-based MSubs Ltd. This agreement combines Thales’ global pedigree in delivering complex sensors and systems with a world leading company...
December 17th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO has ranked 96 in the prestigious Lloyd’s List Top 100 most influential people in shipping internationally.  The annual Top 100 ranking, published by Lloyd’s List, is determined with...
December 17th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Bolidt has the Edge on its rivals

Bolidt has the Edge on its rivals
Pool Deck at Night – Deck 14 MidshipCelebrity EDGE – Celebrity Cruises Some of the eye-catching features on board Celebrity Edge, one of the most eagerly-awaited cruise ships for many years, will be distinguishable by their inclusion of high quality decking from Bolidt Synthetic Products...
December 14th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

New Hire To Lead MarineTraffic Commercial Focus

New Hire To Lead MarineTraffic Commercial Focus
Vlassis Papapanagis, new Head of Sales at MarineTraffic Global shipping intelligence platform MarineTraffic has appointed a new Head of Sales to spearhead an international drive for more enterprise clients in the maritime, insurance, finance and logistics sectors. Vlassis Papapanagis will be based in...
December 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection
  The Lakhta Centre in St. Petersburg was coated with a Hempel PFP solution. Besides protecting the structures from every-day wear and tear in the adverse weather of the gulf of Finland, the coating system ensures the protection of the steel structure in the case of a fire. Today, world leading...
December 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as Acting Chief Executive

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as Acting Chief Executive
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE, Acting Chief Executive & Accounting Officer TAUNTON, 10 DECEMBER 2018 – The UK Hydrographic Office has announced the appointment of Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE, the current UK National Hydrographer and Deputy Chief Executive, to the position of Acting Chief Executive...
December 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Person Profiles | Read More

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020
Animation still of the Silverstream® System on the flat bottom of a vessel. Clean technology leader highlights changing attitudes in the shipping industry about the ability of proven clean technologies to realise fuel and emissions reductions aims London, 09 December 2018 – Silverstream Technologies,...
December 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology | Read More

Superyachts are being bugged

Superyachts are being bugged
Matt Horan, security director of C3IA Solutions High net worth individuals are becoming increasingly concerned about being bugged on their superyachts, according to a leading expert. Matt Horan, security director of C3IA Solutions, said his teams of ‘bug sweepers’ have been expanded to deal with...
December 7th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats
MacGregor understands that detailed consideration of vessel operation and design is key to providing an optimum solution MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received deck machinery orders for four escort and four harbour tugboats from Cheoy Lee Shipyards Ltd in Hong Kong. The MacGregor winches have been...
December 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Owners of UV ballast water treatment systems reconsider and switch to Alfa Laval PureBallast 3

Owners of UV ballast water treatment systems reconsider and switch to Alfa Laval PureBallast 3
Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 reactor family UV ballast water treatment offers many advantages over electrochlorination. Yet there are also substantial differences between UV solutions. A growing number of customers, including MSC Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, are abandoning their selected UV treatment...
December 5th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients
Fugro’s IRM service efficiencies have accelerated projects and reduced costs and risks. Reaffirming its market-leading position in the UK North Sea ROV inspection market, Fugro has attracted seven new clients for its IRM services. Recent work includes significant pipeline and structure...
December 4th, 2018 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry
ABB Ability™ Marine Pilot Control Ice-class passenger ferry Suomenlinna II was remotely piloted through test area near Helsinki harbor, proving that human oversight of vessels from anywhere is achievable with today’s technologies With this historic trial in the Finnish capital’s port last week,...
December 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation
Picture credit: Matthew Henry/Burst Maritime Blockchain Labs announce real-world testing phase for technology solution that enhances traceability and trust in bunker fuel supply chain Copenhagen, 4 December 2018: Maritime Blockchain Labs (MBL), a partnership set up between Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
December 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

IAPH LNG bunkering audit tool already used to licence operations at Port of Rotterdam

IAPH LNG bunkering audit tool already used to licence operations at Port of Rotterdam
.. “By 2020, our estimate is that we will have granted nine licenses to LNG bunker providers to operate at the Port of Rotterdam; six of the licenses are already for regular use in port LNG bunker operations to refuel LNG-powered cruise, cargo, tanker and container vessels. Three licenses will...
December 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä introduces a lifeboat for buildings, a product that should never exist, at Slush Helsinki 2018

Wärtsilä introduces a lifeboat for buildings, a product that should never exist, at Slush Helsinki 2018
Lifeboats for buildings Wärtsilä Corporation 4 December 2018 at 08:00 AM EET – The technology group Wärtsilä launches a product at Slush Helsinki 2018 that should never see the light of day: a lifeboat for buildings. The lifeboats could be used in severe flooding and rising sea levels caused...
December 4th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register sign MoU for IMO DCS services

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register  sign MoU for IMO DCS services
l to r: Michael Suhr Korean Register and Philipp A. Ahrenkiel and Nico Krumbeck both Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH. A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed between Korean Register (KR) and Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH to provide enhanced IMO DCS (International Maritime Organization, Data Collection...
December 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Thordon solves Navenor bearing problem

Thordon solves Navenor bearing problem
Based on the success of the SXL retrofits, Salinor/Navenor approached Thortech to supply a complete bearing and seal package for the shallow draught bulker Comandante Paschoal Thordon Bearings has completed a range of water-lubricated and grease-free bearing installations to a third salt lugger in the...
December 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Performing coating systems for different applications

Performing coating systems for different applications
Applying Ecofix on the corroded areas of a rudder. Subsea Industries develops durable, non-toxic hard hull coating systems. Ecospeed was the first coating and was launched in 2002, but since then a line of other products has been added. Ecoshield Ecoshield is an enhanced version of Ecospeed. Small but...
December 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä: Reduce Opex and Become Greener

Wärtsilä: Reduce Opex and Become Greener
.. The oil & gas industry was plunged into turmoil when the oil price crashed in 2014. To get back on track, the industry has been forced to transform. It has been forced to figure out new ways of working and apply new solutions to remain profitable while oil price fluctuates. The question that...
November 30th, 2018 | Accountancy, Drill ships, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its 15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009

Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its  15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009
from the contract signing on a l to r: Josien Damen (wife of  Kommer Damen), Julio Montelongo Flores (Operational Director, Naviera Integral), Juan Pablo Vega Torre (Vicepresident, Naviera Integral), René Berkvens (CEO, Damen Shipyards Group), Juan Pablo Vega Arriaga (President, Naviera Integral),...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Forty GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines to Power 10 Arleigh Burke-Class DDG51 Destroyers for United States Navy

Forty GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines to Power 10 Arleigh Burke-Class DDG51 Destroyers for United States Navy
EVENDALE, OHIO (November 29, 2018) – GE’s Marine Solutions announces that 40 LM2500 marine gas turbines will power the United States Navy’s next-generation of DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The U.S. Navy awarded firm construction contracts to Huntington Ingalls Industries (six ships)...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

MissionEase chosen for Nexans cable layer

MissionEase chosen for Nexans cable layer
Nexans new flag ship cable layer will feature the unique MissionEase solution for mission bays from Vestdavit Vestdavit has secured a major breakthrough for its MissionEase multi-boat handling system for mission bays, after winning the contract to equip the Nexans flag ship cable layer Nexans Aurora. The...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GAC wins Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards

GAC wins Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards
Meena Mathews, Regional Manager P&I – Middle East Region receives the Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards 2018. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 November 2018 –  The GAC Group has yet another new addition to its trophy collection, after winning...
November 29th, 2018 | Awards, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Alfa Laval has successfully completed tests for U.S. Coast Guard type approval with zero holding time

Alfa Laval has successfully completed tests for U.S. Coast Guard type approval with zero holding time
Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 reactor family – Click image to download Alfa Laval has successfully completed additional tests at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) to verify the biological efficacy of Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 without holding time. As a result, PureBallast 3 is on target...
November 29th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14
The Wärtsilä HYTug 40 concept will feature two Wärtsilä 14 engines and a hybrid propulsion solution. Wärtsilä Corporation,  28 November 2018 at 7.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global leader in the maritime markets by introducing the first Wärtsilä-branded...
November 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More