Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

AAL delivers multifaceted offshore solution for Technipfmc in key scope of major Australian oil production project

AAL delivers multifaceted offshore solution for Technipfmc  in key scope of major Australian oil production project
AAL delivers multifaceted offshore solution for TechnipFMC Executed with optimum efficiency and safety, AAL performed a 3-month offshore pipe haul and ship-to-ship (S-T-S) operation for the Greater Enfield Project – a subsea oil production project located in Exmouth, Australia. September 17, 2018 –...
September 17th, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry | Read More

Wärtsilä biogas upgrading plant will significantly reduce methane emissions from US dairy facility

Wärtsilä biogas upgrading plant will significantly reduce methane emissions from US dairy facility
The Puregas solution will convert the methane gas from cow manure into a viable and sustainable transportation fuel. Wärtsilä Corporation, 14 September 2018 at 12 noon EEST – Puregas Solutions, a part of the technology group Wärtsilä, has been contracted to supply a turnkey biogas upgrading...
September 14th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

HudsonCyber and DNV GL link up to offer cyber solutions

HudsonCyber and DNV GL link up to offer cyber solutions
Camden, New Jersey, United States, September 12, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. and its cyber risk management subsidiary, HudsonCyber, are pleased to announce the inclusion of its award-winning HACyberLogix cyber risk management decision-support software solution with DNV GL’s Veracity industry platform....
September 13th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

IMarEST releases report on the human impact of autonomous ships

IMarEST releases report on the human impact of autonomous ships
… In a major piece of research, the IMarEST’s Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships Special Interest Group sought to gauge the potential impacts of self-governing ships and plot out a new course for the shipping industry’s valued workforce. Autonomous technologies could create a competitive advantage...
September 13th, 2018 | Associations, HR, IMarEST, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wilhelmsen strengthens portfolio with unique Klüber Lubrication marine partnership

Wilhelmsen strengthens portfolio with unique Klüber Lubrication marine partnership
Signing ceremony at SMM Klüber Lubrication and Wilhelmsen Ships Service have signed a close distribution partnership, with Wilhelmsen becoming a global partner for marine lubricants from Klüber Lubrication. With the deal, signed at the maritime industry’s largest exhibition SMM Hamburg, Wilhelmsen...
September 12th, 2018 | Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipbuilding Company for 175K CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier “LNG JUMBO”

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – DNV GL awards AiP to Jiangnan Shipbuilding Company for 175K CBM Mark III Flex LNG Carrier “LNG JUMBO”
Awarding the AiP at the SMM Trade Fair in Hamburg. First row from left to right: Hu Keyi, Chief Engineer of Jiangnan Shipyard; Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime; Lin Ou, Chairman & President of Jiangnan Shipyard. Hamburg, 6 September 2018: Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO of DNV GL – Maritime, presented...
September 10th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval is securing future flexibility with Alfa Laval PureSOx

Alfa Laval is securing future flexibility with Alfa Laval PureSOx
Erik Haveman, Sales Director Exhaust Gas Cleaning at Alfa Lava SOx compliance and the approaching global sulphur cap are among the marine industry’s most pressing concerns. Alfa Laval is not only working to meet today’s scrubber demand, but also securing long-term peace of mind for those who invest...
September 7th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

WinGD, VAF Instruments and Viswa Lab connect to ECO Insight

WinGD, VAF Instruments and Viswa Lab connect to ECO Insight
Signing with WinGD and DNV GL (At table, L to R: Volkmar Galke, WinGD Global Head of Sales, Torsten Büssow, DNV GL Global Head of Fleet Performance Management) Hamburg, 7 September 2018: At the SMM trade fair in Hamburg, DNV GL signed partnership agreements with WinGD, VAF Instruments and ViswaLab to...
September 7th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Marine autonomous and robotic systems developers roll out their latest projects at Marinet Conference in Hamburg

Marine autonomous and robotic systems developers roll out their latest projects at Marinet Conference in Hamburg
l to r: Aleksey Dobrodeev, Alexander Troitsky and Alex Denskoy Russian companies have presented their projects on design and manufacturing of maritime robotics at the Marinet Conference organized in partnership with PortNews Media Group held in Hamburg as part of SMM 2018, September 5. Aleksey Donskoy,...
September 7th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

On Three-Year Anniversary: Early LNG Adopter Praises Performance of ME-GI Engine

On Three-Year Anniversary: Early LNG Adopter Praises Performance of ME-GI Engine
The world’s first ME-GI engine, an MAN B&W 8L70ME-GI type now acting as main engineaboard TOTE’s ‘Isla Bella’, pictured at the works of MAN Energy Solutions’ licensee,Doosan, in Korea TOTE’s world-first, LNG-powered containerships prove reliability of mature, dual-fuel technology American...
September 7th, 2018 | Container shipping, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation

Russia unveils a number of unmanned shipping test projects and implementation of proper regulation
From MARINET’s conference The Marinet Conference on the most promising maritime high technologies held at SMM 2018, Hamburg on 5 September 2018 gathered representatives of international companies and scientific centres.  The Conference programme included panel discussions on digital navigation...
September 6th, 2018 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

SMM 2018, Marinet Conference: Experts say maritime industry ready for digital navigation

SMM 2018, Marinet Conference: Experts say maritime industry ready for digital navigation
From the SMM 2018, Marinet Conference during Q&A time The Marinet Conference on the most promising maritime high technologies held on September 5 at SMM 2018 brought together representatives of leading companies and scientific centres from different countries. The Conference programme included panel...
September 6th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications

First ever approval of a digital twin health management system for marine applications
LR’s Luis Benito with GE’s Brandon Larson at SMM Lloyd’s Register (LR) presents GE with an ‘Approval in Principle’ (AiP) to ‘Digital Twin READY’  06 September 2018 – At a press conference today during SMM – the leading international maritime trade fair held 4–7 September in...
September 6th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

PPG holds inaugural Innovation Summit in Switzerland

PPG holds inaugural Innovation Summit in Switzerland
ROLLE, Switzerland, Sept. 06, 2018 – PPG (NYSE: PPG) today held its inaugural Innovation Summit in Montreux, Switzerland, to provide customers across market segments with an overview of innovative paint and coatings technologies that the company is developing. Recent innovations, highlighted during...
September 6th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Dualog warns of continued spam attacks as it stops 3.5 m infected emails

Dualog warns of continued spam attacks as it stops 3.5 m infected emails
Walter Hannemann, Product Manager at Dualog Much like everyone else, connected ships continue to face the annoyance of spam and the menace of cyber-attacks on their IT systems. Over 18% of emails scanned in the second quarter of this year were rejected as spam and just under 1% stopped because they contained...
September 5th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

The end of cavitation damage on running gear

The end of cavitation damage on running gear
Only two layers of Ecoshield are required before a rudder is fully protected. Over the last few months a large number of vessels belonging to eight different owners received Ecoshield protection for their rudders, bow thruster (tunnels) and nozzles. The applications were carried out in shipyards in Turkey,...
September 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

Historical High: MAN Energy Solutions reports multiple Cruise orders

Historical High: MAN Energy Solutions reports multiple Cruise orders
The MAN 51/60DF engine involved in the latest cruise orders New orders cover broad range of company’s marine portfolio MAN Energy Solutions is currently experiencing a record order-intake within its cruise business. The company reports that, in the first eight months of 2018, it has won orders to...
September 5th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iridium’s maritime business continues momentum with additional service providers for Iridium CertusSM

Iridium’s maritime business continues momentum with additional service providers for Iridium CertusSM
The fastest L-band broadband service coming to market has once again expanded its roster of service providers MCLEAN, Va. – September 5, 2018 – Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) announced today that KDDI Corporation, Navarino and NSSLGroup Ltd,. are the newest Iridium Certus service providers...
September 5th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – A new perspective on alternative fuels: DNV GL launches Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform

DNV GL at SMM 2018 – A new perspective on alternative fuels: DNV GL launches Alternative Fuels Insight (AFI) platform
DNV GL’s new AFI platform offers a comprehensive and continually updated overview of alternative fuel projects, bunkering infrastructure, suppliers, and technologies. Hamburg, 4 September 2018: The rapidly approaching 2020 fuel sulphur cap and newly announced IMO greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction strategy...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

New methanol engine ready for the marine market

New methanol engine ready for the marine market
JAX GreenPilot Within the frame of the GreenPilot project, Gothenburg-based ScandiNAOS AB has developed the marine methanol engine concepts. The spark ignited methanol engine that has been installed and tested in the Swedish Pilot boat “GreenPilot” has now been followed by a compression ignited methanol...
September 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL at SMM 2018: Setting the standards for the future of shipping – DNV GL releases autonomous and remotely operated ship guideline

DNV GL at SMM 2018: Setting the standards for the future of shipping –  DNV GL releases autonomous and remotely operated ship guideline
The first commercial autonomous vessels are due to launch in the next several years. Hamburg, 4 September 2018: As digitalization continues to reshape the maritime industry, the first commercial autonomous vessels are due to launch in the next several years. To help build a safety culture around these...
September 4th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor’s new Breakbulk Optimiser increases asset utilisation rates and improves business

MacGregor’s new Breakbulk Optimiser increases asset utilisation rates and improves business
Magnus Sjöberg, Senior Vice President, Cargo Handling, MacGregor. MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has introduced a new breakbulk cargo stowage solution, the Breakbulk Optimiser, which enables operators to rapidly and optimally plan the stowage of many different cargoes, increasing vessel utilisation rates...
September 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020

Shell Marine discusses engine protection beyond 2020
Joris Van Brussel. General Manager of SHELL Marine Marine lubricant choices to address International Maritime Organization restrictions on the fuels used by ships from 2020 must be based on verifiable cylinder oil performance data and engine testing to cover all operating conditions, according to the...
September 3rd, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management System endorsed with USCG Type Approval

Efficiency of Wärtsilä Ballast Water Management System endorsed with USCG Type Approval
The Wärtsilä Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been granted Type Approval by the United States Coastguard (USCG) authorities. Wärtsilä Corporation, 3 September 2018 at 2 pm EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius EC Ballast Water Management System (BWMS)...
September 3rd, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

The building of Viking Line’s new passenger vessel starts today

The building of Viking Line’s new passenger vessel starts today
The Viking Line Newbuilding Today, on 3 September, the production of Viking Line’s new passenger cruise ship starts at the Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. (XSI) shipyard in China. The first steel plates are being cut in the traditional Steel Cutting ceremony. The new vessel will be one of the...
September 3rd, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More