Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC

HHI receives approval in principle from LR for LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt VLOC
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 27 March 2018 – Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for an LNG-fuelled 250,000 dwt class very large ore carrier (VLOC). Following the announcement of the IMO’s SOx emission limitations from...
March 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Coldharbour initiates Japanese type approval process

Coldharbour initiates Japanese type approval process
Andrew Marshall, CEO, Coldharbour Marine Ltd March 2018 – Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems based on unique inert gas technology, has engaged Japanese classification society ClassNK to assist in the process of obtaining Japanese type approval from the Ministry of...
March 26th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Damen Anchor & Chain Factory delivers two anchors for the luxury yacht sector

Damen Anchor & Chain Factory delivers two anchors for the luxury yacht sector
Laurens van Gelder, Managing Director of AKF Marking a return to production for the high-end yacht industry, Damen Anchor & Chain Factory (AKF) has delivered two galvanized yacht anchors. AKF carried out the fabrication, Class approved testing, and galvanization of the anchors – each weighing 1080kg...
March 26th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers

Wärtsilä VOC recovery system can save tons of fuel each year for two new shuttle tankers
he tankers will feature a Wärtsilä VOC recovery module that will eliminate VOC emissions and enable notable fuel savings. Wärtsilä Corporation,  26 March 2018 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) recovery technology, LNG fuel gas...
March 26th, 2018 | Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers

Wärtsilä to ensure the continuous operations of Hidrovias Group’s pusher tugs in South American rivers
Wärtsilä provides maintenance solutions to the fleet of eight Girocantex pusher tugs, which operate in the challenging rivers of South America. Wärtsilä Corporation, 23 March 2018 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä and Girocantex Uruguay, a subsidiary of Hidrovias Group, have signed...
March 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and Crowley extend maintenance agreement for 11 articulated tug barges

Wärtsilä and Crowley extend maintenance agreement for 11 articulated tug barges
The agreement with Wärtsilä allows Crowley to execute carefully planned maintenance schedules, customize scopes, and achieve constant cooperation to complete the ATB dry docks on schedule, ensuring the reliability and efficiency of the vessels’ operations. Wärtsilä Corporation,  21 March 2018...
March 21st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

INTTRA Expands Carrier Network with NAMSUNG Shipping, Korea’s First Private Carrier

INTTRA Expands Carrier Network with NAMSUNG Shipping, Korea’s  First Private Carrier
Parsippany, N.J., and Seoul, Korea, March 21, 2018 – INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, today announced an expansion of its rapidly growing carrier network with the addition of Korea’s...
March 21st, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Confidence & Accuracy Critical to Ballast Water Compliance

Confidence & Accuracy Critical to Ballast Water Compliance
Dr Brian Phillips “Confidence & Accuracy Critical to Ballast Water Compliance” by Dr Brian Phillips, Managing Director, Chelsea Technologies Group for Maritime Reporter. CTG has direct experience of ballast water management and compliance with the high standards demanded by regulators....
March 20th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design

CEMEX, Damen and LR collaborate on next generation dredger design
An image of the new generation dredger design Helping to meet UK requirements for more efficient and environmentally friendly dredging 19 March 2018 – CEMEX UK has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group to build the first in a new generation of Marine Aggregate Dredgers, with Lloyd’s Register...
March 19th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä acquires Transas to accelerate its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision

Wärtsilä acquires Transas to accelerate its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision
Connecting smart ships with smart ports will deliver fundamental benefits to the marine sector. Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 March 2018 at 10 a.m. EET – The technology group Wärtsilä is to acquire Transas, a global company headquartered in the U.K. The move will speed Wärtsilä along its path...
March 19th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING sees a slight improvement in cargo and offshore

VIKING sees a slight improvement in cargo and offshore
VIKING survival on ice For the second consecutive year, revenue and earnings remained stagnant for 2017 at VIKING Life-Saving Equipment A/S. Two of the largest customer segments, the cargo ship market and offshore industry, remain in turmoil and continue to impact the top and bottom lines. Signs of a...
March 16th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Building a secure future – Cyber security service provider Nettitude joins the Lloyd’s Register group

Building a secure future – Cyber security service provider Nettitude joins the Lloyd’s Register group
Alastair Marsh London, 16 March 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, today announces the acquisition of Nettitude, a market-leading provider of cyber security services with some of the most sophisticated...
March 16th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

The best bits of Oi18

The best bits of Oi18
As Oi18 draws to a close, we would like to thank you for joining us at what has been a fantastic event. We hope you’ve had a successful few days. With over 450 exhibitors having the opportunity to meet with thousands of quality visitors from around the globe, we are proud to have provided the industry...
March 15th, 2018 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Climate, Construction, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Organisations, Politics and Government, Pollution | Read More

BDI falls@1,179 with geopolitics in total disarray…

BDI falls@1,179 with geopolitics in total disarray…
John Faraclas Not good news yet from the Baltic as the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 13 points; Geopolitics in disarray. John Faraclas’ daily briefing: Let us hope the Dry and Wet Markets remain same they are today; a fall below the 2,000-point mark will send shocking waves of an unprecedented tsunami....
March 13th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Oceanology, Oil Spill, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Tourism, Underwater Shipping | Read More

New Naval Ltd: Protection of Marine Environment is of paramount importance…

New Naval Ltd: Protection of Marine Environment is of paramount importance…
Protection of Marine Environment is of paramount importance to us! We at New Naval Ltd., the leading Greek manufacturer of Oil Spill Response and Marine Environment Protection Equipment, have achieved a 40 year path of evolution in development of Oil Spill Response Solutions and manufacturing of tailor...
March 13th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Spill, Pollution | Read More

Survitec to showcase Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018

Survitec to showcase Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018
Safety solutions provider Survitec is to display the Stat-X Fire suppression system at Asia Pacific Maritime 2018. Attendance at the event reaffirms Survitec’s commitment to the region, where it has a long and established history, ensuring a rapid response and costs savings for its customers.   The...
March 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

I-Tech AB strengthens Selektope® supply chain with strategic acquisition

I-Tech AB strengthens Selektope® supply chain with strategic acquisition
… Swedish bio-technology company I-Tech AB has today announced the strategic acquisition of manufacturing process technology and IP, for the production of medetomidine, from Cambrex Corporation (NYSE: CBM). The transaction consolidates the supply chain and improves I-Tech’s industrial capabilities....
March 13th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

‘Maritime Amazon’ set to shake up marine purchasing

‘Maritime Amazon’ set to shake up marine purchasing
Freddy Ingemann Singapore-based Moscord unveils data-driven ship-to-supplier marketplace to enable direct transactions between buyers and sellers Singapore, March 13, 2018. Moscord Pte Ltd has unveiled a new procurement platform which connects buyers and suppliers in an online community, providing simplified...
March 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Supplies, Technology | Read More

Dualog says Shipping must prepare for a different future

Dualog says Shipping must prepare for a different future
Morten Lind-Olsen, CEO of Dualog Shipping should start to prepare itself for a future where total emphasis will be placed on the efficient and digitised movement of goods along the supply chain rather than on the individual components of the chain such as the ships themselves, according to one of the...
March 12th, 2018 | Insight, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

New JDP looks to drive marine battery safety and adoption

New JDP looks to drive marine battery safety and adoption
Energy storage system onboard a passenger ferry Copenhagen/Hamburg, 9 March 2018: Classification society DNV GL has announced the launch of a Joint Development Project (JDP), designed to advance the understanding of the use of lithium-ion batteries in the shipping industry. More than a dozen partners...
March 9th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

COSCO SHIPPING Ports announces subscription of terminal

COSCO SHIPPING Ports announces subscription of terminal
Operating System from Navis to Further Enhance Terminal Efficiency Hong Kong, March 8, 2018 – COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited (“COSCO SHIPPING Ports” or “CSP”, HKEX stock Code: 1199), the world’s leading ports operator, today announced it has entered into a subscription agreement with Navis,...
March 8th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LR announces new underwater noise notation and ShipRight procedure on underwater radiated noise

LR announces new underwater noise notation and ShipRight procedure on underwater radiated noise
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s 05 March 2018 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has released a new underwater noise notation and ShipRight procedure on underwater radiated noise with the intention of helping shipowners minimise underwater noise emissions when operating in sensitive environments. Increased...
March 5th, 2018 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ship management in the cloud

Ship management in the cloud
Lloyd’s Register HQ’s in London Lloyd’s Register has teamed up with a leading provider of maritime software, Hanseaticsoft, to help bring much needed efficiency to ship management processes 02 March 2018 – Hanseaticsoft’s innovative cloud-based ship management software Cloud Fleet...
March 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Office Equipment, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

World-Link expands its ShipSecure platform

World-Link expands its ShipSecure platform
Asad Salameh, PresidentWorld-Link Communications Framingham, Ma. February 27th, 2018: World-Link Communications has taken its ShipSecure maritime cyber security platform to the next level by integrating a full suite of services it says will deliver the next generation of cyber security demanded by the...
March 2nd, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

World Fuel Services strengthens customer offering with new physical marine fuel supply in Florida’s Tampa Bay Area

World Fuel Services strengthens customer offering with new physical marine fuel supply in Florida’s Tampa Bay Area
Port Manatee, Tampa, USA Miami, Florida (March 1, 2018) World Fuel Services (WFS) is pleased to announce a new physical marine fuel supply location in Tampa, Florida. WFS will supply fuel oil and marine diesel from Port Manatee to vessels in the Tampa Bay area. Joe Gowen, SVP Global Marine Supply, said;...
March 1st, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More