Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –

English flag the size of a soccer pitch hung at UK shipyard for World Cup –
‘It’s coming home’ WIGHT SHIPYARD COMPANY AND SMS: “IT’S COMING HOME” The UK based Wight Shipyard Company and its sister company SMS are proudly backing England in their soccer world cup bid  by making a truly exceptional public statement. The Columbine Building in Cowes currently sports...
July 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports | Read More

MAN to Deliver Propulsion Solution for LNG-Fuelled ME-GI Containerships

MAN to Deliver Propulsion Solution for LNG-Fuelled ME-GI Containerships
Rendering of the new Pasha Hawaii containership (picture courtesy Pasha Hawaii) MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to provide the propulsion systems for 2 × 2,525-teu containership newbuildings, which will join the fleet of Pasha Hawaii, the U.S. Jones Act carrier in the Hawaii trade lane. Each...
July 10th, 2018 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode

Wärtsilä 34DF engine awarded EPA Tier III certification in diesel mode
A 6-cylinder Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. Wärtsilä Corporation, 10 July 2018 at 10.00 a.m. EEST – The technology group Wärtsilä announces another milestone achievement with regard to its Wärtsilä 34DF dual-fuel engine. The 34DF engine has been awarded the USA Environmental Protection...
July 10th, 2018 | Awards, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

KNUD E. HANSEN Expands its Reach in the Canadian Market

KNUD E. HANSEN Expands its Reach in the Canadian Market
It is with great pleasure to announce that KNUD E. HANSEN now has a permanent presence in Canada. The burgeoning east-coast port of Halifax, Nova Scotia will serve as the home base for Senior Naval Architect & Project Manager, Sam Stark, who has been with the company since 2013. The new location...
July 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

I-Tech sets its sights on large-scale Selektope® production in Europe

I-Tech sets its sights on large-scale Selektope® production in Europe
Philip Chaabane, CEO I-TECH AB To satisfy increasing customer demand for antifouling coatings including Selektope® in the marine market, Swedish bio-technology innovator I-Tech AB plans to evaluate an advanced European manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates as its large-scale...
July 9th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Transas to promote fleet efficiency for Wilson Ship Management

Transas to promote fleet efficiency for Wilson Ship Management
The Transas Fleet Operations Solution increases navigational safety and efficiency Wärtsilä Corporation,  9 July 2018 at 12.00 noon EEST – Transas, a Wärtsilä company, has signed a landmark contract to supply a Fleet Operations Solution (FOS) to Wilson ASA, the Norway-based fleet operator....
July 9th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel to Start Operation in 2020

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel to Start Operation in 2020
Image of LBV (Provided by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.) Central LNG Shipping Japan Corporation (Hereinafter: CLS), a joint venture established by Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Toyota Tsusho Corporation, and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, announces that CLS has ordered...
July 6th, 2018 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Vestdavit multi-boat handling system secures US patent

Vestdavit multi-boat handling system secures US patent
Unique IP enabling the MissionEase multi-boat handling solution for mission bays is now protected by US patent Vestdavit has secured a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for MissionEase which protects the multi-boat handling system’s unique mode of operation from plagiarism. Boat-handling...
July 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

WinGD celebrates milestone order for 100th X-DF engine

WinGD celebrates milestone order for 100th X-DF engine
Powered by WinGD’s X-DF technology, GasLog’s LNG carrier, Houston Only five years after the launch of the X-DF engine, WinGD is pleased to announce they have secured an order for their 100th X-DF engine. The award-winning technology developed by WinGD has demonstrated, on tests and engines...
July 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Niron Staal fabricates two Stan Launch 804s for Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam

Niron Staal fabricates two Stan Launch 804s for Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam
Niron Staal fabricates two Stan Launch 804s for Maaskant Niron Staal, the specialist steel machining and construction company within the Damen Shipyards Group, has once again demonstrated its ability to successfully execute one-off projects to the highest standards. This time its client was fellow Damen...
July 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

YSA Design Insights: Issue 2

YSA Design Insights: Issue 2
.. New dimension for YSA Design YSA Design has entered a new era of collaborative design, creating ship space ‘walk-throughs’ that can be made simultaneously available to clients and yard partners using the latest developments in Virtual Reality Read more  Sumptuous settings on MSC...
July 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New VR technology set to transform yachting and shipping industries

New VR technology set to transform yachting and shipping industries
(l-r): Richard Hooson, Sam Slater and Greg Beach on a recent client visit to Monaco. The global yachting and shipping industries are queueing up to adopt the very latest in immersive virtual reality visualisation, mapping and design technology developed at The Landing, MediaCityUK. VR solutions designed...
July 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Thordon Thorplas-Blue found to reduce operating costs while creating a safer working environment

Thordon Thorplas-Blue found to reduce operating costs while creating  a safer working environment
The Thordon ThorPlas-Blue bearings in-situ on the vessel The grease-free ThorPlas-Blue bearings Thordon supplied and installed to a Mississippi River line haul boat recently have helped reduce the vessel’s operating costs while creating a safer working environment for the crew. When this 180 ft (54.9m)...
July 3rd, 2018 | HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iskes Towage & Salvage signs contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2312

Iskes Towage & Salvage signs contract for two  Damen ASD Tugs 2312
From the contract signing Jim Iskes, owner of Iskes Towage & Salvage, the leading maritime service provider based in the port of IJmuiden / Amsterdam, has signed a contract at the ITS 2018 event in Marseille with Damen for the supply of two ASD Tugs 2312. The ASD Tug 2312 is one of Damen’s new,...
July 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Evergreen Line Renews Investment in Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® System with 3,000-Unit Order

Evergreen Line Renews Investment in Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® System with 3,000-Unit Order
… SINGAPORE, July 2, 2018 – As one of the world’s leading shipping lines, Evergreen Line, is enhancing its operations with 3,000 containers refrigerated by Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® units, chosen for their refrigeration performance and power efficiency. Carrier Transicold is part of...
July 2nd, 2018 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ultrasound – The Silent Revolution

Ultrasound – The Silent Revolution
HASYTEC DBP Working Principle + Results Biofilm Marine growth causes every year considerable amount of money and labor for ship owners. The cost of removing the growth, loss of speed and extra fuel expenses are all cost that can be avoided. Biocorrosion is also an issue that can be avoided. Since the...
July 2nd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Navios joins CSSF and free membership for smaller ship management companies

Navios joins CSSF and free membership for smaller ship management companies
Hamburg, 2 July 2018. Navios joins the Container Ship Safety Forum (CSSF) as the latest full member. With now 17 members, the CSSF represents more than 36% of the TEU capacity of the global container ship fleet. Furthermore, the CSSF offers the option of a free membership to companies managing a container...
July 2nd, 2018 | Containers, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

Motor oils, additives and other chemical helpers

Motor oils, additives and other chemical helpers
… Danvolt presents LIQUI MOLY’s Marine Line at Seawork International exhibition in Southampton July 2018 – At the Seawork International exhibition in Southampton, Danvolt presents the Marine product line of LIQUI MOLY. “LIQUI MOLY has more than 60 years of experience with internal combustion...
July 2nd, 2018 | Automobiles, Bunkering, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

The biggest challenges to IoT adoption in shipping have been overcome

The biggest challenges to IoT adoption in shipping have been overcome
IoT webinar panelists, l to r: Hans Ottosen, CEO of Danelec Marine, Mark Warner, Head of Marketing Communications at Inmarsat, Host: Martyn Wingrove, Editor at Marine Electronics and Communications, Ilmo Kuutti, President of NAPA, Vikrant Sharma, Lead Business Strategist at ClassNK The biggest challenges...
July 2nd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING boosts support for Japanese shipowners

VIKING boosts support for Japanese shipowners
.. Spurred on by a highly successful alliance with MOL Techno-Trade, and recent government approvals for local liferaft assembly and supply, VIKING is establishing its own local presence. Having obtained Japanese government approval to supply liferafts to Japanese-flagged vessels and carry out final...
June 29th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules

ClassNK releases amendments to class rules
Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK has announced that it released amendments to its Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships on 29 June 2018. ClassNK is constantly revising its Rules and Guidance in order to reflect the latest results from relevant research...
June 29th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IACS, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair | Read More

Dutch Police order six patrol vessels from Damen

Dutch Police order six patrol vessels from Damen
Damen Stan Patrol 2506 artist impressions The Dutch Police has ordered six patrol vessels from Damen Shipyards for its ‘Zeehavenpolitie’ and ‘Landelijke Eenheid’ units.  Three of the new vessels are seagoing (the Stan Patrol 2506) and the other three are for the inland waterways (the Stan Patrol...
June 28th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators

The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator launches search for Safetytech Innovators
. The Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator innovation challenges offers trial funding and partnerships with leading marine and energy experts: Kotug and Gassco. Programme seeks safetytech innovators exploring the theme of human safety onboard ships and floating platforms. Winning startups will...
June 28th, 2018 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers

ABS & Probunkers Sign JDP for Fleet of LNG Bunkers
An artist’s impression of PRO 1 Project key to building a reliable global-scale bunkering network  Athens, Greece, June 27th 2018 – ABS has signed a pioneering Joint Development Program (JDP) with  probunkers  to provide technical support as they embark on designing a fleet of specialist...
June 27th, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rebranded ‘MAN Energy Solutions’ replaces former MAN Diesel & Turbo name

Rebranded ‘MAN Energy Solutions’ replaces former MAN Diesel & Turbo name
Uwe Lauber, CEO MAN Energy Solutions unveiling the new company name in the Augsburg Headquarter New branding and strategic alignment marks future path MAN Energy Solutions represents a new vision, as reflected by a new, corporate design. The new branding embodies a strategic and technological transformation, a...
June 26th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More