Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

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

Inmarsat confirmed as fastest-growing maritime VSAT provider in 2018

Inmarsat confirmed as fastest-growing maritime VSAT provider in 2018
Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime. Installations of global Fleet Xpress service to break through the 5,000-ship barrier in the next few weeks. Independent Euroconsult research confirms 2018 growth leader. 3 September 2018: The digital transformation of the commercial shipping industry will...
September 3rd, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Alfa Laval is optimizing the entire fuel line to address 2020 fuel challenges

Alfa Laval is optimizing the entire fuel line to address 2020 fuel challenges
Alfa Laval Adaptive Fuel Line Alfa Laval has a unique depth of expertise in marine fuel treatment, encompassing not just fuel separators but the whole chain from bunker tank to engine. As onboard operations change in response to fuel sulphur regulations, the company is optimizing and updating the technologies...
August 31st, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

m/y “Lucky Me” provides yacht reference for Naval Dome Cyber Protection

m/y “Lucky Me” provides yacht reference for Naval Dome Cyber Protection
M.Y LUCKY ME provides a reference for Naval Dome in the luxury yacht market  Israel-based Naval Dome has successfully completed the installation of its multi-award-winning maritime cyber defence system to M.Y LUCKY ME, the 46m fast luxury yacht designed by Francesco Paszkowski and delivered from the...
August 30th, 2018 | Books, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

EXPONAVAL 2018 – Join the UK Group today!

EXPONAVAL 2018 – Join the UK Group today!
THE UK PAVILION AT EXPONAVAL 2018  The four day event comprises an exhibition, conference, senior staff delegations and visiting warships and will focus exclusively on naval defence & maritime security issues and equipment procurement. DOWNLOAD INFORMATION FLYER &...
August 30th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Davit reliability critical as polar vessel ordering surge continues

Davit reliability critical as polar vessel ordering surge continues
Davits that launch and recover crew boats, tenders and other craft must be fully operable at extreme temperatures, where the severity of icing may not be immediately apparent With onshore infrastructure to support polar operations falling behind a substantial influx of ships, manufacturers need to take...
August 30th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING brings new options for the original shipowner safety management solution to SMM 2018

VIKING brings new options for the original shipowner safety management solution to SMM 2018
Benny Carlsen, Senior Vice President. Powered by a full scope of maritime safety solutions and holistic servicing concepts, VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has long proven its ability to convert proactive innovation to industry leading solutions that meet shipowner top priorities. At SMM 2018 in Hamburg,...
August 30th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Singtel, KVH Industries collaborate to accelerate maritime sector digitalization across Asia Pacific

Singtel, KVH Industries collaborate to accelerate maritime sector digitalization across Asia Pacific
Ng Kheng Ghee, Head of Satellite at Singtel, and Brent Bruun, Chief Operating Officer of KVH MIDDLETOWN, RI – August 30th, 2018 – Singtel and KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), a global satellite and maritime communications provider, today announced a partnership to provide shipping companies...
August 30th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Høglund launches gas and power solutions to enhance systems integration and performance in future fleet

Høglund launches gas and power solutions to enhance systems integration and performance in future fleet
Høglund Gas Solutions and Power Solutions augment existing Automation Solutions to deliver a full suite of systems for new propulsion options New LNG and power solutions divisions to augment existing marine automation services, delivering crucial system integration solutions for newbuilds and retrofits August...
August 29th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

HullWiper secures first cleans at new Australian base

HullWiper secures first cleans at new Australian base
The HullWiper ROV undertakes one of its first cleaning jobs at the Port of Townsville. Eco-friendly hull cleaning service available at the Port of Townsville wins new cleaning contracts in its first month of operation Queensland, Australia, 29 August 2018 – HullWiper Ltd’s underwater hull cleaning...
August 29th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technology | Read More

Bolidt hits all-time high as cruise refits surge

Bolidt hits all-time high as cruise refits surge
The Norwegian Star The vibrant cruise ship refurbishment market is reflected in an all-time high in refit work for Bolidt Synthetic Products & Systems, with the record including completion of five major ship projects so far this year. Bookings for a further seven large ship jobs are part of a workload...
August 28th, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Grimaldi Group chooses Silverstream air lubrication for new paradigm of green vessels

Grimaldi Group chooses Silverstream air lubrication for new paradigm of green vessels
Animation still of the Silverstream® System on the flat bottom of a vessel. Deal will see the Silverstream® System installed on 12 advanced Ro-Ro vessels as centrepiece of suite of emissions and fuel reduction technologies Silverstream Technologies, the pioneers of air lubrication technology for...
August 28th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

MacGregor is set to reveal industry-leading digital advances at SMM 2018

MacGregor is set to reveal industry-leading digital advances at SMM 2018
Cargotec Corporation,  28 AUGUST 2018 – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, will introduce a pioneering new digital solution – set to change the face of breakbulk stowage – at this year’s SMM exhibition. Alongside this, MacGregor has developed other elements of its digital portfolio,...
August 28th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Gibdock completes complex ballast water treatment system retrofit

Gibdock completes complex ballast water treatment system retrofit
The “Zambesi” Now that the IMO’s Ballast Water Management Convention has entered into force, more shipowners than ever before are actively looking at the installation of ballast water treatment systems onboard their vessels. Gibraltar-based Gibdock has the skills and capabilities, and favourable...
August 28th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Integration programme focuses on uniting strengths of Evac and Cathelco

Integration programme focuses on uniting strengths of Evac and Cathelco
Cathelco Factory  In the three months since Evac Group acquired Cathelco, the UK manufacturers of equipment for the marine industry, considerable progress has been made in harmonising the operations of the two companies. The aim is to create a single integrated global business drawing on the technical...
August 27th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Industry frontrunners to collaborate in making ‘green’ propulsion a reality

Industry frontrunners to collaborate in making ‘green’ propulsion a reality
LNG fuelled tank design equipped with GTT’s membrane containment system. Photo credit: GTT/ Roland Mouron Wärtsilä Corporation,  24 August 2018 at 12 noon EEST – Three of the marine sector’s major technology companies, WinGD, Wärtsilä and GTT, have agreed to collaborate in making the...
August 24th, 2018 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUELSAVE introduces containerised version of its engine optimisation and emissions abatement system

FUELSAVE introduces containerised version of its engine optimisation and emissions abatement system
The FS MARINE + Container has been designed to provide ship operators with a more cost-effective, plug-in and play version of its engine combustion optimisation and emissions abatement system FUELSAVE will unveil a containerised version of its revolutionary FS MARINE+ technology during the SMM 2018 trade...
August 23rd, 2018 | Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Technical, Technology | Read More