Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

DNV GL: Standardisation can help enable the digital transformation of shipping

DNV GL: Standardisation can help enable the digital transformation of shipping
… Hamburg/Oslo, 17 November 2017: Classification society DNV GL has released a new position paper setting out the importance of standardisation in enabling the growth of digital applications in the maritime industry. Drawing from the experiences gained from digital pilot projects focused on ship...
November 17th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions continue to be the choice for fishing vessels

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions continue to be the choice for fishing vessels
The new purse seiner trawler being built for Lunar Fishing Company will be equipped with the market’s most efficient propulsion machinery from Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä Corporation,  16 November 2017 at 10 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä continues its success in providing highly efficient,...
November 16th, 2017 | Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

INTTRA unveils a new suite of applications boosting operational effectiveness

INTTRA unveils a new suite of applications boosting operational effectiveness
John Fay New INTTRA C-FAST reduces manual effort by up to 40% Parsippany, N.J., and Singapore, November 15, 2017– INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced two new cloud-based...
November 15th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Monika Lemajic: achiever in maritime project management and enthusiast for the Blue MBA

Monika Lemajic: achiever in maritime project management and enthusiast for the Blue MBA
Monika Lemajic As business improvement project manager for maritime at Thales Australia, Monika Lemajic has an ideal view of business activity in her chosen industry – and a wonderful view from her office window. The yard is on Sydney Harbour, “and we have lovely views of the famous bridge from here.” For...
November 13th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

MacGregor celebrates opening of its Head office in Singapore

MacGregor celebrates opening of its Head office in Singapore
Grand opening ribbon cutting – (from left to right) Michel van Roozendaal, Finnish Ambassador Paula Parviainen, Dutch Ambassador, Margriet Vonno, Mika Vehviläinen, Tan Kong Hwee, EDB CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 13 NOVEMBER 2017 AT 11:00 AM EST MacGregor, part of Cargotec, announced plans in September...
November 13th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo Acts on Decarbonisation

MAN Diesel & Turbo Acts on Decarbonisation
The ‘RheinFantasie’, moored in the heart of Bonn and close to the main conference centre forUNFCCC, hosted the shipping summit Shipping industry holds own summit at COP 23 climate meeting, pushes for ‘Maritime Energy Transition’ The 23rd session of the UN’s Climate Change Conference, ‘COP...
November 13th, 2017 | Associations, Climate, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

OrderWise names Family Business of the Year 2017

OrderWise names Family Business of the Year 2017
OrderWise were victorious in winning ‘Family Business of the Year’ at this year’s Midlands Family Business Awards, pictured left to right are: Adam Pye of John Pye Auctions, OrderWise MD David Hallam, Marketing Manager Karl Blakesley and Naomi Warren of sponsors Bonningtons. Fighting...
November 10th, 2017 | Awards, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wessels Signs Letter of Intent for Further LNG Conversions

Wessels Signs Letter of Intent for Further LNG Conversions
Pictured at the signing of the Letter of Intent between Wessels and MAN Diesel & Turbo were* MAN Diesel & Turbo’s ability to retrofit existing fleets drives Maritime Energy Transition In connection with the Europort 2017 exhibition for maritime technology in Rotterdam, Wessels Reederei –...
November 10th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Parker Kittiwake launches breakthrough analyser which tests seven parameters at once to prevent engine damage

Parker Kittiwake launches breakthrough analyser which tests seven parameters at once to prevent engine damage
…the new Parker Kittiwake Attenuated Total Reflection (ATR) analyser The Parker Kittiwake ATR analyser simultaneously detects seven parameters including base number, total acid number, insolubles, and water content of an oil sample LONDON – 9 November 2017 – Parker Kittiwake, a leading global...
November 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels

DNV GL line optimization brings ten per cent fuel savings for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ new expedition cruise vessels
Pressure distribution on the optimized hull Hamburg, 9 November 2017: Design changes made as a result of working with DNV GL has resulted in projected annual fuel savings of more than ten per cent for the new Hapag-Lloyd Cruises passenger expedition ships. The two vessels, HANSEATIC nature and HANSEATIC...
November 9th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets | Read More

Wärtsilä modernising vessel for the Canadian Coast Guard to provide reliability in demanding conditions

Wärtsilä modernising vessel for the Canadian Coast Guard to provide reliability in demanding conditions
The Canadian Coast Guard’s vessel Ann Harvey will be equipped with new propulsion generators, which will contribute to the vessel’s reliability for many years to come. Wärtsilä Corporation, 9 September 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä will support the 1100 Class High Endurance...
November 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Europort 2017 invigorates future thinking

Europort 2017 invigorates future thinking
A view from the exhibition hall Leading maritime exhibition Europort yesterday opened its doors to welcome international visitors to the 38th edition, once again confirming Rotterdam’s position at the heart of the global maritime industry. This year the exhibition has set its focus on three core themes;...
November 8th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Ports & Terminals, Ship Conversions, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä introduces an innovative pre-swirl stator to improve fuel efficiency

Wärtsilä introduces an innovative pre-swirl stator to improve fuel efficiency
EnergoFlow in combination with an optimised fixed pitch propeller ensures better results. Wärtsilä Corporation,  7 November 2017 at 9 am EET The new Wärtsilä EnergoFlow is an energy saving solution that will return ship operators’ investment in less than two years. By reducing the power losses...
November 7th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen contracts Taylor Bros for icebreaker barges

Damen contracts Taylor Bros for icebreaker barges
l to r Mr. Peter Gutwein (the Tasmanian Minister for State Growth), Mr. Magiel Venema (Damen Australia Project Director), Mr. Greg Taylor (Taylor Bros), Mr. Phillip Taylor (Taylor Bros) Tasmanian company will deliver barges for Australian Antarctic Division’s  RSV Nuyina Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding...
November 6th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corsica Linea to take vessel performance management to the next level with Eniram’s solutions

Corsica Linea to take vessel performance management to the next level with Eniram’s solutions
Capture of the Eniram MRV application on your mobile device Wärtsilä Corporation,  6 November 2017 at 10 a.m. EET – Eniram, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a five-year service agreement with Corsica Linea to take them to the forefront of digitalization and performance management. The agreement...
November 6th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017

CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017
CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle CTG’s Stephanie Lavelle will be presenting at the Asian Emissions Technology Conference in Singapore on 6 November 2017 Stephanie Lavelle, CTG’s Maritime Manager will be presenting ‘Wash-Water Discharge Compliance’ on Monday 6 November at the Asian...
November 3rd, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Audit of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators

Audit of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators
Objective DYNAMARINe has introduced audits of STS Service Providers on behalf of Tanker Operators to establish effective collaboration between those involved in STS operation and to ensure the safe, efficient and diligent undertaking of such operations by all participants.  The audit scheme rests on...
November 3rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Tankers, Technology | Read More

Innovative outer pump cover zipped on

Innovative outer pump cover zipped on
he zipped-on outer cover is made to measure for each dredge pump How to dress your dredge pump for success Dredge pumps can be fitted out with a second outer pump casing. Up to now, this meant a  large, heavy piece of steel. Pioneering research by Damen R&D engineers has resulted in a patented pump...
November 2nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore

Shell opens 430 million-litre lubricants plant in Singapore
Shell Tuas Lubricants Plant Shell today opened an integrated lubricants and grease production facility in Tuas, Singapore. At 10 hectares, the site size is equivalent to almost 25 football pitches. It is Shell’s 3rd largest lubricants plant in the world and 2nd largest in Asia-Pacific, capable of producing...
November 2nd, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

SAL gets a new sister – SAL Engineering

SAL gets a new sister – SAL Engineering
  Hamburg, 1. November 2017 – SAL Engineering GmbH is established as an independent Engineering house within the Harren & Partner Group. SAL Engineering becomes a sister company to SAL Heavy Lift GmbH, and is utilizing from the know-how, and practical experience that has been obtained...
November 1st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

No return to oil for STQ Ferries

No return to oil for STQ Ferries
STQ retrofitted Thordon Bearings’ water lubricated propeller shaft bearings to the double-ended ferries Armand-Imbeau more than 20 years ago It is more than twenty years since Société des Traversiers du Québec (STQ) retrofitted Thordon Bearings’ water lubricated propeller shaft bearings to the...
November 1st, 2017 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Technical, Technology | Read More

KVH Launches New High-speed Maritime Network on Intelsat EpicNG Satellites

KVH Launches New High-speed Maritime Network on Intelsat EpicNG Satellites
Teams with leading satellite operator Intelsat to deliver expanded global Ku-band coverage  MIDDLETOWN, RI, and LUXEMBOURG, October 31, 2017 – KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), today announced the launch of its next-generation, advanced maritime broadband network, joined by service partner,...
October 31st, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

KVH TracPhone V7-HTS System Delivers Maritime Broadband at Triple Previous Speeds for a New Era of Digital Life at Sea

KVH TracPhone V7-HTS System Delivers Maritime Broadband at Triple Previous Speeds for a New Era of Digital Life at Sea
KVH TracPhone V7-HTS The new 60 cm, Ku-band satellite antenna system enables leisure boaters and commercial mariners to stream HD content and conduct video calls at sea while simultaneously supporting a free, unlimited use data channel   MIDDLETOWN, RI – October 31, 2017 – An advanced, 60 cm marine...
October 31st, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Leading marine retailer to exhibit at London Boat Show 2018

Leading marine retailer to exhibit at London Boat Show 2018
Leading marine retailer to exhibit at London Boat Show 2018 One of the UK’s leading marine clothing and performance gear retailers, Andark Diving & Watersports, has signed up to exhibit at the new five-day London Boat Show in January 2018.  An established retailer at the Show, Andark...
October 31st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

AkzoNobel surpasses 100 Intercept 8500 LPP applications, saving 25.5m USD of fuel and 274,000 MT of CO2

AkzoNobel surpasses 100 Intercept 8500 LPP applications, saving 25.5m USD of fuel and 274,000 MT of CO2
.. October 31, 2017 – Owners and operators are saving fuel costs and reducing carbon emissions with AkzoNobel’s patented biocidal antifouling coating Intercept® 8500 LPP, part of the International® product range. The coating, which has seen rapid adoption among customers with over 100 applications...
October 31st, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More