Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

InterDam Partners with VE Partners to accelerate its ambitious growth plans

InterDam Partners with VE Partners to accelerate its ambitious growth plans
TengizChevroil, Future Growth Wellhead Pressure Management Project InterDam, an international market leader in fire and blast resistant architectural products for the oil and gas and offshore renewables sectors, has partnered with VE Partners to accelerate its ambitious growth plans and continue the...
January 5th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Harris PYE Group opens Korean office

Harris PYE Group opens Korean office
Mark Prendergast Harris Pye, the global engineering group, has opened a new office in Busan in South Korea primarily to keep pace with the demand by Korean shipowners and operators eager to bring their LNG carriers to shipyards in Korea for dry docking and inspection, repair or modification of their...
January 4th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

UKHO conducts seabed mapping in the Cayman Islands to support marine economy and international obligations

UKHO conducts seabed mapping in the Cayman Islands to support marine economy and international obligations
… 22 December 2017 – The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has chartered two boats to survey the waters off Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac as part of the UK’s Overseas Territories Seabed Mapping Programme (OTSMP) commitments. The survey data gathered will be used to produce more accurate...
December 22nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Wärtsilä’s energy storage solution for North Sea Giant reduces costs and emissions

Wärtsilä’s energy storage solution for North Sea Giant reduces costs and emissions
The retrofit energy storage system improves the operational efficiency and environmental footprint of the North Sea Giant. Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 December 2017 at 10 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has agreed to retrofit the world’s first energy storage solution on board a large...
December 22nd, 2017 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Supply ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

First LR classed hydrogen-powered vessel launched

First LR classed hydrogen-powered vessel launched
20 December 2017 – Antwerp maritime group Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) has launched its new hydrogen-powered passenger vessel, Hydroville, classed by Lloyd’s Register (LR). The catamaran crew boat is the first LR classed vessel to use hydrogen to power a diesel engine. The advantage of hydrogen...
December 20th, 2017 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB modernization adds 20 years’ service life to Canadian icebreakers

ABB modernization adds 20 years’ service life to Canadian icebreakers
The modernization of CCGS Pierre Radisson has been successfully completed in an upgrade program that will ultimately cover 10 ships in the Canadian Coast Guard fleet. ABB has successfully concluded the first modernization on a Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) icebreaker, installing the latest hardware and...
December 20th, 2017 | Icebreakers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

C-MAP launches new, simplified licensing concept

C-MAP launches new, simplified licensing concept
C-MAP FixedFee gives customers easy access to C-MAP charts for an annual fixed amount  C-MAP, the leading supplier of digital marine cartography and cloud-based mapping solutions, today announced the availability of ‘FixedFee’, a new, simplified licensing concept. C-MAP FixedFee enables...
December 20th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug

Innovative Wärtsilä HY hybrid modules to provide economic and environmental benefits for Swedish port tug
The new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå will be powered by two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules. The technology group Wärtsilä will supply two Wärtsilä HY 2 hybrid power modules for a new escort tug being built for the Swedish port of Luleå located on the Gulf of Bothnia...
December 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen Shipyards Group and Concordia Group join forces

Damen Shipyards Group and Concordia Group join forces
l to r: Mr Jan-Wim Dekker (CPO, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Simon Provoost (Product Director Inland Waterway Transport, Damen Shipyards Gorinchem), Chris Kornet (CEO, Concordia) Joint venture between parties to increase market share in inland waterways On December 15th, Damen Shipyards Group and Concordia...
December 18th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Corvus Energy achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification

Corvus Energy achieves ISO 9001:2015 certification
.. Richmond, B.C. – December 18, 2017 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification for its global operations, manufacturing and service processes. A recent audit covered ISO9001:2008 requirements and ISO 9001:2015 transition requirements. The scope of...
December 18th, 2017 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

INTTRA extends Digital Footprint in Northern China by expanding partnership with Ningbo International Logistics

INTTRA extends Digital Footprint in Northern China by expanding partnership with Ningbo International Logistics
Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO, INTTRA Parsippany, NJ, U.S., and Ningbo, China, December 18, 2017 – INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, and Ningbo International Logistics today announced...
December 18th, 2017 | Environment, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL launches first classification guideline for additive manufacturing

DNV GL launches first classification guideline for additive manufacturing
The ability to produce metal parts in a 3D printing process anywhere holds great promise for the maritime sector. The picture shows a 3D-printed aluminium replica of a mooring chain testing bed at the DNV GL lab in Bergen Adding a new layer to shipping: DNV GL launches first class guideline for additive...
December 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register launches global programme to accelerate safety innovation in industry

Lloyd’s Register launches global programme to accelerate safety innovation in industry
Prof Richard Clegg The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator will bring together technology companies and industry to test innovative digital solutions to critical safety and risk challenges.  London, 14 December 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers...
December 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion wins contract for first European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG/MGO

Damen Shiprepair & Conversion wins contract for first European conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel LNG/MGO
Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Samuel de Champlain Damen Shiprepair & Conversion has been awarded a contract to undertake the conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO. This will be the first conversion of its kind to take place in Europe. The contract was awarded by...
December 14th, 2017 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions | Read More

New appointment treated with respect

New appointment treated with respect
Rebecca Farrell – Customer Relations Manager Aderco Ltd is adding to its growing profile with the appointment of Rebecca Farrell as Customer Relations Manager based at the company’s UK head office in Hampshire. Rebecca will look after core elements of the office management, liaising with suppliers...
December 14th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

BIMCO and CIRM propose software maintenance standard for shipping

BIMCO and CIRM propose software maintenance  standard for shipping
Richard Doherty from CIRM (left) and Aron Frank Sørensen from BIMCO (right) congratulate each other after finalizing the Standard on Software Maintenance of Shipboard Equipment text. BIMCO and the international association for the marine electronics industry, CIRM (Comité International Radio-Maritime),...
December 14th, 2017 | Associations, BIMCO, IMO, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MME to collaborate in creating improved power and propulsion for ships

Wärtsilä and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries MME to collaborate in creating improved power and propulsion for ships
A shaft generator system with an integrated turbo generator featuring the waste heat recovery system. The technology group Wärtsilä and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Equipment Co., LTD (MHI-MME) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) regarding the commercial marketing...
December 14th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

VOYAGER Money from GNS and Caxton provides secure and cost-effective vessel cash solution

VOYAGER Money from GNS and Caxton provides secure and cost-effective vessel cash solution
New ship payment card optimises cash flow, streamlines account reconciliation, improves security and provides simple pricing, inclusive of all transaction fees. LONDON, December 11, 2017 — GNS, one of the leading providers of maritime solutions, and Caxton FX, a leading payment card and foreign exchange...
December 11th, 2017 | Accountancy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China

ABB opens first ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Center in China
ABB has added Shanghai to its global network of ABB Ability™ Collaborative Operation Centers, after formally opening a new facility to coincide with Marintec 2017. The center supports the shipping industry’s journey towards digitalization and ultimately safer and more efficient vessel operations. The...
December 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

CCS Signs Framework Agreement with MAN

CCS Signs Framework Agreement with MAN
From the signing ceremony* Technical Cooperation Agreement strengthens bilateral collaboration On December 6 2017, MAN Diesel & Turbo signed a Framework Agreement for Technical Cooperation with the China Classification Society (CCS) during Marintec China 2017. The Agreement provides for the strengthening...
December 8th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB’s first Azipod® D propulsion system now in operation

ABB’s first Azipod® D propulsion system now in operation
ABB’s newest Azipod propulsion system exceeds expectations ABB, the leading propulsion solution provider, has revealed that an 8,000 kW rescue tug, the first vessel installed with its Azipod D electric propulsion system, has been successfully delivered to customer Guangzhou Salvage Bureau, a division...
December 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Supporting innovation in LNG carriers

Supporting innovation in LNG carriers
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Results announced of a multi-faceted Joint Development Project (JDP) between China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI), GTT, Gabadi, Shanghai Merchant Ship Design Research Institute (SDARI) and Lloyd’s Register (LR) to develop capability for construction of membrane...
December 8th, 2017 | Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä enters joint project agreement for shuttle tanker development

Wärtsilä enters joint project agreement for shuttle tanker development
The objective of the joint project agreement is to develop a preliminary production level design for a 127,000 dwt shuttle tanker. The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a joint industry project cooperation (JIP) undertaking with Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC), a part of the China Shipbuilding...
December 7th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Crowley’s newest LNG-fueled ConRo Ship, Taíno, launched at VT Halter Marine

Crowley’s newest LNG-fueled ConRo Ship, Taíno, launched at VT Halter Marine
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Dec. 6, 2017) ­– VT Halter Marine has launched Crowley Maritime Corp.’s second Commitment Class ship, Taíno, one of the world’s first combination container/roll on-roll off (ConRo) ships powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Video of the ship being transferred...
December 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Marintec China: DNV GL awards DSIC a pair of AiP certificates

Marintec China: DNV GL awards DSIC a pair of AiP certificates
Torgeir Sterri, Regional Manager for Greater China at DNV GL, presented the AiP certificates to Lu Xiao Hui, Vice President and Chief Technical Officer of DSIC Shanghai, 6 December 2017 – Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co. Ltd. (DSIC) has received Approval in Principle (AiP) certificates from classification...
December 6th, 2017 | Awards, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement | Read More