Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard contracts Damen for fleet of coastal patrol craft

Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard contracts Damen for fleet of coastal patrol craft
Following a 4-year acquisition programme, the Government of Trinidad and Tobago has agreed to purchase twelve vessels for the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force from Damen Shipyards. The Signing Ceremony, which took place at the Ministry of National Security, Temple Court 1 Building, was attended by Permanent...
May 13th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

World’s first G45 engine passes TAT

World’s first G45 engine passes TAT
Scenes from the G45 TAT at the STX works in Changwon, Republic of Korea Fully electronic control system heightens green profile of ultra-long-stroke G-type engine Recently, STX Heavy Industries successfully built the world’s first 45-centimetre-bore, ultra-long-stroke, low-speed engine. The MAN B&W...
May 13th, 2015 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

INTELLIAN FleetBroadband Xtra solution approved by Inmarsat

INTELLIAN FleetBroadband Xtra solution approved by Inmarsat
Inmarsat (LSE: ISAT), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has announced that the Global Xpress (GX) and FleetBroadband terminals manufactured by Intellian, are now approved for use with FleetBroadband Xtra. Designed to enable maritime customers to benefit from high-speed...
May 13th, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Mighty MultiCat for Scotmarine

Mighty MultiCat for Scotmarine
New vessel for tidal energy projects in UK’s Northern Isles Damen Shipyards Group delivered a MultiCat 2613 on30 April 2015 to Orkney, Scotland-basedchartering company Scotmarine. This powerful 50-tonne bollard pull vessel has a large crane and will replace the stock vessel MultiCat Orcadia Scotmarine...
May 12th, 2015 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

AAL & Peter Döhle launch global multipurpose cooperation

AAL & Peter Döhle launch global multipurpose cooperation
Combining 80 years expertise, global infrastructures and 26 highly versatile vessels, cooperation set to deliver a new dimension in multipurpose, heavy lift shipping. AAL & Peter Döhle, two highly regarded multipurpose operators and boasting a combined breakbulk, heavy lift and project shipping...
May 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics appointed as agent for Scandinavia and the Baltics…

Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics appointed as agent for Scandinavia and the Baltics…
Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics appointed as agent for Scandinavia and the Baltics by Kestrel Liner Agencies /Tropical Shipping Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics (SSL) and Kestrel Liner Agencies / Tropical Shipping have agreed to extend their cooperation to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. SSL...
May 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Safebridge adds to portfolio of online ECDIS training packages with new courses for Kelvin Hughes ECDIS

Safebridge adds to portfolio of online ECDIS training packages with new courses for Kelvin Hughes ECDIS
Ulf Steden HAMBURG, GERMANY – May 11, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Safebridge, the online simulation training specialist, is launching a new training course for Kelvin Hughes MantaDigital Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS). Kelvin Hughes Marine Systems, a major worldwide supplier...
May 11th, 2015 | Education and Training, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GUARDIAN™ Anti-piracy barriers now available to lease

GUARDIAN™ Anti-piracy barriers now available to lease
A vessell protected by GUARDIAN Following its continued success as a passive solution against the threat of piracy, Guardian Maritime is delighted to announce that GUARDIAN™ anti – piracy barriers are now available to lease. GUARDIAN™ ship protection system provides worldwide 24/7 protection...
May 11th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

GAC branching out in the Netherlands

GAC branching out in the Netherlands
Jurgen Polderman, Operations Oil & Gas, Den Helder, the Netherlands New offices boost Schiphol freight services and oil & gas support from Den Helder Rotterdam, 11 May 2015 – GAC Netherlands is expanding its range of services with the opening of two new branches to offer air freight solutions...
May 11th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

TT Club highlights the special nature of freight liability in Russia

TT Club highlights the special nature of freight liability in Russia
Kevin King International freight insurer TT Club convened a special seminar at the recent conference on transport and logistics, Trans Russia in Moscow. Lead by TT Club’s General Manager, EMEA, Kevin King and Kirill Berezov from the insurer’s long-established Russian network partner Panditrans, the...
May 11th, 2015 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance | Read More

FSV Group takes delivery of customised barge for Norwegian aquaculture support

FSV Group takes delivery of customised barge for Norwegian aquaculture support
FSV Group, the Norwegian operator of specialised vehicles for maritime operations, has taken delivery of a customised 41-metre Damen barge which will provide a range of services to the Norwegian aquaculture industry. This sector is currently expanding strongly as demand for farmed fish products continues...
May 11th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Wärtsilä to deliver scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two Dutch RoRo carriers

Wärtsilä to deliver scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two Dutch RoRo carriers
The ‘Bothniaborg’ is one of the two Royal Wagenborg vessels to be fitted with Wärtsilä scrubber systems. Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 May 2015 at 10 am EET –  Royal Wagenborg, the Dutch ship owner and operator, has ordered Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust emissions...
May 11th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Condor Ferries orders four DuPontTM Marine Scrubbers

Condor Ferries orders four DuPontTM Marine Scrubbers
“COMMODORE CLIPPER” – Condor Ferries car, passenger and freight carrier PARSIPPANY, N.J., 7 May, 2015 – DuPont Sustainable Solutions, through its subsidiary Belco Technologies Corporation (BELCO), has been awarded a contract to supply DuPontTM Marine Scrubber systems to two vessels owned by Condor...
May 8th, 2015 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

essDOCS wins competitive tender for BHP Billiton Doc Prep solution

essDOCS wins competitive tender for BHP Billiton Doc Prep solution
Leading paperless trade enabler beats competition from global software & technology giants to deliver a harmonized document preparation solution Valletta, Malta,  8 May 2015: essDOCS, the leading enabler of paperless trade, today announced it won a tender to develop and deliver a document preparation...
May 8th, 2015 | Chartering, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation announce agreement to pilot technologies…

Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation announce agreement to pilot technologies…
Björn Rosengren, President and CEO of Wärtsilä Corporation and Micky Arison, Chairman of the Board of Carnival Corporation & plc are pleased about deepening the cooperation to support sustainable and environmentally friendly cruises. Wärtsilä and Carnival Corporation announce agreement to pilot...
May 8th, 2015 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

NAPA Introduces New Design Tool to Streamline Class Approval

NAPA Introduces New Design Tool to Streamline Class Approval
No training needed to use new, highly intuitive NAPA Statutory Compliance tool HELSINKI – MAY 7, 2015 – NAPA, the leading maritime software house, today announced the release of a new application to extend the NAPA Statutory Compliance solution with NAPA Release 2015.1. Once available only...
May 7th, 2015 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

TT Club maintains strong financial results and maintains AM Best A- (Excellent) rating

TT Club maintains strong financial results and maintains AM Best A- (Excellent) rating
Knud Pontoppidan The TT Club, the leading international transport and logistics insurance provider, today announces its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2014, maintaining its A- (Excellent) rating by agency AM Best for the 9th consecutive year. Highlights: · $182.2 million gross written...
May 6th, 2015 | Finance, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

WEG helps save space with ultracompact water-cooled motors

WEG helps save space with ultracompact water-cooled motors
WEG, a leading global manufacturer of drive technology, has introduced ultracompact water-cooled motors which enable engineers to save space by delivering the same power in a frame size one or two times smaller than ordinary water-cooled motors. Designed by WEG’s new subsidiary, AKH (Antriebstechnik...
May 6th, 2015 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Engine as a weapon VI Symposium theme, programme and website launched

Engine as a weapon VI Symposium theme, programme and website launched
Ian Hassall Set against a backdrop of global change, increased legislation and tighter fiscal boundaries the marine environment is being called upon to constantly deliver more, which is why ‘Total Ship Integration?’ has been chosen as the theme of Engine As A Weapon VI (EAAW VI) the international...
May 6th, 2015 | Associations, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Keller Marine and RV appointed as the newest distributor of Xantrex products

Keller Marine and RV appointed as the newest distributor of Xantrex products
BURNABY, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA – May 5, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Xantrex, leader in the development of inverter and battery charger technology for RV OEM and aftermarket customers, is proud to announce the appointment of Keller Marine and RV as the newest distributor of Xantrex products. The appointment...
May 5th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Saab Seaeye – Millennium Falcon launches X-wing into marine world

The long-term effect of renewable energy installations on marine animals is to be investigated by researchers at Washington University. The instrumentation package to achieve this comes in a specially designed underwater monitoring system deployed by a Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV. The launch and delivery...
May 5th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets | Read More

GE signs contract to provide STM…

GE signs contract to provide STM…
GE signs contract to provide STM with LM2500 gas turbines to power Turkish Navy’s third and fourth MILGEM Corvettes ISTANBUL, Turkey (May 5, 2015) — GE Marine announced it has signed a contract with Savunma Teknolojileri Mühendislik Ve Ticaret A.Ş. (STM), Ankara, Turkey, whereby GE will provide...
May 5th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

ICHCA publishes paper on safe handling and operation of platform flats and flatrack containers

ICHCA publishes paper on safe handling and operation of platform flats and flatrack containers
London, 05.05.15 – ICHCA International, the NGO association for the global cargo handling industry, has just released a major new addition to its Briefing Pamphlet series. ‘BP41 – Safe Handling and Operation of Platform Flats and Flatrack Containers’ provides detailed insight into...
May 5th, 2015 | Associations, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical | Read More

IMCA publishes guidance on the use of simulators

IMCA publishes guidance on the use of simulators
Jane Bugler Simulators are used for many purposes in the offshore industry such as for work planning/mission planning purposes including engineering development, procedure development, technical assessments, research, and asset risk assessment. Importantly too they are used in the training environment...
May 5th, 2015 | Associations, Books, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

Danelec Marine names new distributor in Turkey

Danelec Marine names new distributor in Turkey
(Birkeroed, Denmark – May 4, 2015) – (Marine NewsWire) YDDO Maritime & Consulting Co. (YDDO) has been appointed by Danelec Marine as a distributor in Turkey. YDDO will provide sales, installation and service of Danelec Voyage Data Recorders (VDRs), Simplified Voyage Data Recorders (S-VDRs) and...
May 4th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More