Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software
Tokyo – ClassNK has just released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.6.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). The new version incorporates the latest rule amendments to CSR BC &...
February 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat
The London Fire Brigade with the DSB 470 FR during flood and stability tests SURVITEC SUPPLIES LONDON FIRE BRIGADE WITH NEW DSB 470 FR RESCUE BOAT Leading provider to the Emergency Services industry, Survitec, has secured a contract with Babcock International Group (Babcock) to supply the London Fire...
February 11th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation
Copenhagen, 2019-02-11 − MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The customer is the Grimaldi Group, the Naples, Italy-based shipping company...
February 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel
An impression of how the ‘Hagland Captain’ will look after the retrofit of a Wärtsilä hybrid propulsion solution. The conversion will create fuel savings and environmentally sustainable operations. Image copyright: Hagland Shipping AS. Wärtsilä Corporation, 8 February 2019 at 10 am EET The...
February 8th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Short Sea Shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries
Geir Bjørkeli (left), CEO of Corvus Energy and Roman Stoiber, CEO at Grenland Energy Corvus Energy strengthens its product portfolio for maritime batteries with the acquisition of Grenland Energy Bergen, Norway; Richmond, BC, Canada; and Skien, Norway – February 6, 2019 – Corvus Energy Holding...
February 6th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training
Martin Melin, Technical Communicator Compliance in ballast water treatment depends on crew knowledge as well as the ballast water treatment system itself. To help customers secure the needed competence, Alfa Laval is expanding its Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 training programme with crew training in Houston,...
February 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands
l to r: Lesley Robinson, Andrew Williams and Paul Tetlow Tuesday 5 February (London, UK) – In the two weeks since the event was relaunched as London Yacht Show, Sunseeker, Princess and Fairline have joined more than 10 brands that have signed up to exhibit their boats & yachts including: Azimut;...
February 5th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Canadian Government Vessels of Concern Risk Assessment Methodology Contract Award

Canadian Government Vessels of Concern Risk Assessment Methodology Contract Award
l to r: Brian Leblanc, Acting Assistant Commissioner, Atlantic Region, CCG. John Doucet, Acting Superintendent, Vessels of Concern (VOC), CCG Ewan Browell, LOC CanadaDarren Fisher, M.P. Dartmouth-Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia Andy Blackmer, Dillon Consultingand Anne Miller, Regional Director, Incident Management,...
February 5th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical | Read More

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea

Høglund Marine Solutions appoints JJ Ha as Managing Director, Korea
JJ Ha  Automation and system integration experts reaffirm commitment to LNG and electric hybrid solutions for newbuilds and retrofits, strengthening presence in Korean market FEBRUARY 5, 2019: Høglund Marine Solutions, the leading global marine automation and system integration expert, has announced...
February 5th, 2019 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution

Hempel launches powerful and flexible new antifouling solution
.. Today, worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel launches a powerful new antifouling coating – Atlantic+ – providing flexible and reliable performance. Delivering unparalleled protection, Atlantic+ is designed to protect the hull from fouling throughout service intervals of up to 60 months....
February 4th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

LK supplies all manual valves for Viking Line’s new cruise ship

LK supplies all manual valves for Viking Line’s new cruise ship
… Viking Line and Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. have appointed LK as supplier of all manual valves on board the new Viking Line passenger cruise ship. “We are very proud to have won this order,” says Johan Kindblom, Sales Director at LK. “A vessel of this type and size has several...
February 4th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

“K” LINE Deploys Binary Cycle Power Generation Systemon Coal carrier “CORONA YOUTHFUL” and Starts Onboard Trial

“K” LINE Deploys Binary Cycle Power Generation Systemon Coal carrier “CORONA YOUTHFUL” and Starts Onboard Trial
The “Corona Youthful” “K” LINE is pleased to advise that one of our new 91,000-DWT-type coal carriers, “CORONA YOUTHFUL,” was delivered with a binary cycle power generation system developed by KOBE STEEL, LTD. at OSHIMA SHIPBUILDING CO., LTD. on 1 February 2019 with operational trial...
February 1st, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Babcock International wins 21st ecoSMRT® contract

Babcock International wins 21st ecoSMRT® contract
.. Babcock International, the Aerospace and Defence company, has secured its 21st ecoSMRT® supply contract at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in South Korea, since first contract award in February 2018. ecoSMRT®, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) single mixed refrigerant (SMR) solution, developed...
February 1st, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for their project on an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier design

ClassNK grants AIP to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for their project on an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier design
Tokyo – Leading Classification Society ClassNK granted an Approval in Principle (AIP) based on its Rule Part GF which adopts IGF Code (regulation for ships using low-flashpoint fuels) to Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) for their project on the concept design of an LNG-fuelled 207K DWT bulk carrier. Speaking...
January 31st, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Concept Design and Engineering for World’s first Pure-Electric tanker completed

Concept Design and Engineering for World’s first Pure-Electric tanker completed
… Asahi Tanker Co. Ltd, together with its partner Exeno-Yamamizu Corporation Tokyo, has jointly developed the new domestic shipping tanker design which incorporates “zero emission electric propulsion”. In anticipation of future adaptations to regulatory conformity ClassNK has been appointed...
January 30th, 2019 | Emissions, Environment, Insight, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Story of the Day, Tankers | Read More

Manage Your Marine Fuel with VeriFuel

Manage Your Marine Fuel with VeriFuel
In a recent survey of Bureau Veritas – VeriFuel, its customers from around the globe, 97% agreed that VeriFuel meet their needs very well or extremely well. VeriFuel is Bureau Veritas’ comprehensive fuel monitoring program designed for the marine industry. Supported by our network of laboratories...
January 29th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance
Energy efficiency, flexibility and optimised space availability will be built into the new Wasaline ferry that will transform freight and passenger connections between Umeå in Sweden and Vaasa in Finland, according to naval architect and design engineering consultant Foreship. Last week, Kvarken Link...
January 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Terminal Puerto Arica Implements N4 as the Site Triples Cargo Volume

Terminal Puerto Arica Implements N4 as the Site Triples Cargo Volume
… With increasing customer demand, TPA upgraded its TOS to scale with its business Oakland, CA—January 28, 2019 — Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations...
January 28th, 2019 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director, Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services

Appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director, Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services
Nikos Benetis LOC Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikos Benetis as Group Director of Hull & Machinery and Due Diligence Services. Nikos has been with LOC since 2017, previously in the role of Director of Financial Institution Advisory Services, and takes on his new role as part of...
January 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

Planning for 2020 IMO’s sulphur cap has already started

Planning for 2020 IMO’s sulphur cap has already started
… Aderco, one of the world’s leading maritime fuel treatment companies, is reminding ship owners, ship managers and operators that they should already have started planning to comply with the IMO’s 2020 global sulphur cap. Olivier Baiwir, CEO of Aderco, believes some in the maritime industry...
January 22nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Fleet Xpress momentum continues as MOL introduces world’s fastest growing maritime VSAT service on new vessel types

Fleet Xpress momentum continues as MOL introduces world’s fastest growing maritime VSAT service on new vessel types
Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime. Japanese shipping giant and world’s largest mobile satellite provider to continue to pioneer digital transformation with roll-out on bulk carriers, tankers and LNG vessels following successful installation on car carriers 17 January 2019: Mitsui O.S.K....
January 17th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

British Marine supports UK business at boot Düsseldorf

British Marine supports UK business at boot Düsseldorf
Lesley Robinson British Marine has reported an increased level of interest from UK businesses looking to exhibit on its prominent Showcase stand at boot Düsseldorf 2019 with space selling out in record time and a waiting list of companies who missed out on securing space. In total, 88% of the companies...
January 17th, 2019 | Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Jensen Maritime provides design for Shaver Transportation’s new Tugboat – “Samantha S”

Jensen Maritime provides design for Shaver Transportation’s new Tugboat – “Samantha S”
Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S (SEATTLE; Wash., Jan. 16, 2019) ­– Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug – Samantha...
January 16th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019

Number of ships sailing with Selektope®-powered antifouling coatings set to double in 2019
Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEO. January 2019: The largest single volume order received for the barnacle-repelling antifouling ingredient Selektope® coupled with strong commercial developments in late 2018 will see the number of ships using Selektope®-containing antifouling coatings more than double in...
January 11th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

HullWiper tackles Mauritian marine biofouling in partnership with Immersub

HullWiper tackles Mauritian marine biofouling in partnership with Immersub
Port Louis, Mauritius First East African operational base supports Mauritius Ports Authority ‘Green Port Concept’ Mauritius, 10 January 2019 – HullWiper Ltd has signed a new agreement with Indian Ocean-based underwater hull cleaning specialists Immersub, marking its first step into the African...
January 10th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More