Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

MEPC73 places LuminUltra in pole poisition for BWTS monitoring

MEPC73 places LuminUltra in pole poisition for BWTS monitoring
.. Regulatory guidance on the use of indicative analysis methods to validate the commissioning of installed ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) on newbuild ships has been welcomed by Canada-based biotechnology specialist LuminUltra as a positive development for the global maritime industry. Until...
January 8th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Repsol Lubricants commits to Total Lubmarine Network

Repsol Lubricants commits to Total Lubmarine Network
Elsa Dias de la Fuente, Marine & Power Generation Manager, Lubricants and Specialized Products, Repsol; Francisco Javier Miranda Cordente, Spain Lubricants Director, Repsol; Robert Joore, General Manager, Total Lubmarine and David Pivetta, Commercial Director Marine Lubricants South Europe/ Africa/...
January 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

MacGregor receives clearance from the S. Korean competition regulator for the acquisition of the marine and offshore businesses of TTS

MacGregor receives clearance from the S. Korean competition regulator for the acquisition of the marine and offshore businesses of TTS
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 27 DECEMBER 2018 AT 5.00 PM EET MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has today received a clearance decision from the South Korean Fair Trade Commission on the company’s acquisition of the marine and offshore businesses of TTS Group ASA, which was announced on 8 February, 2018.  MacGregor...
December 27th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Oceanco delivers Project Bravo

Oceanco delivers Project Bravo
Bravo Delivery – Credits Francisco Martinez Oceanco delivered the groundbreaking 109m/357ft yacht “Project Bravo” to her proud owners on 20 December. Bravo represents a new direction for Oceanco- the LIFE Design-which takes its acronym from the words “Lengthened, Innovative, Fuel...
December 21st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More

Samskip leads the way for Norway’s next generation of sustainable shortsea shipping

Samskip leads the way for Norway’s next generation of sustainable shortsea shipping
Seashuttle 1 Samskip takes the lead in ambitious initiative to develop autonomous, zero-emissions container ships that also compete on cost Europe’s largest multimodal operator has been named lead partner in ‘Seashuttle’, a project seeking to bring emissions-free, autonomous container ships to...
December 21st, 2018 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Short-sea shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More

PMII/ Dissemination event Heraklion

PMII/ Dissemination event Heraklion
From the seminar room of TEI Heraklion, Crete, where the event took place. Poseidon Med II Workshop at the Technological Educational Institution of Crete The European co-funded Poseidon Med II programme (PMII), organised a workshop at the Technological Educational Institute of Crete (TEI) in the context...
December 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

USCG Type-Approval Awarded to De Nora BALPURE® BWTS

USCG Type-Approval Awarded to De Nora BALPURE® BWTS
Dr Stelios Kyriacou, General Manager of BALPURE® BWMS, De Nora •    15th USCG Type-Approved BWTS •    Applicable to US-flagged vessels •    Slipstream electrochlorination BWTS with flexible footprint MILAN, December 19, 2018: De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination...
December 19th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Thales and MSubs announce new maritime autonomy agreement

Thales and MSubs announce new maritime autonomy agreement
.. Following its recent opening of a new UK maritime autonomy centre in the south-west of England, Thales is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Plymouth-based MSubs Ltd. This agreement combines Thales’ global pedigree in delivering complex sensors and systems with a world leading company...
December 17th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100

Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO once again honored in Lloyd’s List Top 100
Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou, Tototheo Maritime Co-CEO has ranked 96 in the prestigious Lloyd’s List Top 100 most influential people in shipping internationally.  The annual Top 100 ranking, published by Lloyd’s List, is determined with...
December 17th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Bolidt has the Edge on its rivals

Bolidt has the Edge on its rivals
Pool Deck at Night – Deck 14 MidshipCelebrity EDGE – Celebrity Cruises Some of the eye-catching features on board Celebrity Edge, one of the most eagerly-awaited cruise ships for many years, will be distinguishable by their inclusion of high quality decking from Bolidt Synthetic Products...
December 14th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

New Hire To Lead MarineTraffic Commercial Focus

New Hire To Lead MarineTraffic Commercial Focus
Vlassis Papapanagis, new Head of Sales at MarineTraffic Global shipping intelligence platform MarineTraffic has appointed a new Head of Sales to spearhead an international drive for more enterprise clients in the maritime, insurance, finance and logistics sectors. Vlassis Papapanagis will be based in...
December 12th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection

Hempel launches the one-stop coating solution for 60 minutes fire protection
  The Lakhta Centre in St. Petersburg was coated with a Hempel PFP solution. Besides protecting the structures from every-day wear and tear in the adverse weather of the gulf of Finland, the coating system ensures the protection of the steel structure in the case of a fire. Today, world leading...
December 12th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as Acting Chief Executive

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as Acting Chief Executive
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE, Acting Chief Executive & Accounting Officer TAUNTON, 10 DECEMBER 2018 – The UK Hydrographic Office has announced the appointment of Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE, the current UK National Hydrographer and Deputy Chief Executive, to the position of Acting Chief Executive...
December 10th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Organisations, Person Profiles | Read More

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020

Silverstream welcomes increased air lubrication uptake as more owners seek viable fuel efficiency solutions ahead of 2020
Animation still of the Silverstream® System on the flat bottom of a vessel. Clean technology leader highlights changing attitudes in the shipping industry about the ability of proven clean technologies to realise fuel and emissions reductions aims London, 09 December 2018 – Silverstream Technologies,...
December 9th, 2018 | Bunkering, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Oceanology | Read More

Superyachts are being bugged

Superyachts are being bugged
Matt Horan, security director of C3IA Solutions High net worth individuals are becoming increasingly concerned about being bugged on their superyachts, according to a leading expert. Matt Horan, security director of C3IA Solutions, said his teams of ‘bug sweepers’ have been expanded to deal with...
December 7th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats

MacGregor deck machinery delivers improved performance capabilities to eight new tugboats
MacGregor understands that detailed consideration of vessel operation and design is key to providing an optimum solution MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received deck machinery orders for four escort and four harbour tugboats from Cheoy Lee Shipyards Ltd in Hong Kong. The MacGregor winches have been...
December 5th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Owners of UV ballast water treatment systems reconsider and switch to Alfa Laval PureBallast 3

Owners of UV ballast water treatment systems reconsider and switch to Alfa Laval PureBallast 3
Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 reactor family UV ballast water treatment offers many advantages over electrochlorination. Yet there are also substantial differences between UV solutions. A growing number of customers, including MSC Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, are abandoning their selected UV treatment...
December 5th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients

FUGRO’s IRM efficiencies reduce and attract new North Sea clients
Fugro’s IRM service efficiencies have accelerated projects and reduced costs and risks. Reaffirming its market-leading position in the UK North Sea ROV inspection market, Fugro has attracted seven new clients for its IRM services. Recent work includes significant pipeline and structure...
December 4th, 2018 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry
ABB Ability™ Marine Pilot Control Ice-class passenger ferry Suomenlinna II was remotely piloted through test area near Helsinki harbor, proving that human oversight of vessels from anywhere is achievable with today’s technologies With this historic trial in the Finnish capital’s port last week,...
December 4th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation

Real-world testing and scaling phase for Maritime Blockchain Lab’s Fuels Assurance Platform in preparation for commercialisation
Picture credit: Matthew Henry/Burst Maritime Blockchain Labs announce real-world testing phase for technology solution that enhances traceability and trust in bunker fuel supply chain Copenhagen, 4 December 2018: Maritime Blockchain Labs (MBL), a partnership set up between Lloyd’s Register Foundation...
December 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

IAPH LNG bunkering audit tool already used to licence operations at Port of Rotterdam

IAPH LNG bunkering audit tool already used to licence operations at Port of Rotterdam
.. “By 2020, our estimate is that we will have granted nine licenses to LNG bunker providers to operate at the Port of Rotterdam; six of the licenses are already for regular use in port LNG bunker operations to refuel LNG-powered cruise, cargo, tanker and container vessels. Three licenses will...
December 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä introduces a lifeboat for buildings, a product that should never exist, at Slush Helsinki 2018

Wärtsilä introduces a lifeboat for buildings, a product that should never exist, at Slush Helsinki 2018
Lifeboats for buildings Wärtsilä Corporation 4 December 2018 at 08:00 AM EET – The technology group Wärtsilä launches a product at Slush Helsinki 2018 that should never see the light of day: a lifeboat for buildings. The lifeboats could be used in severe flooding and rising sea levels caused...
December 4th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register sign MoU for IMO DCS services

Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH and Korean Register  sign MoU for IMO DCS services
l to r: Michael Suhr Korean Register and Philipp A. Ahrenkiel and Nico Krumbeck both Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH. A memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been signed between Korean Register (KR) and Swiss Climate EcoCare GmbH to provide enhanced IMO DCS (International Maritime Organization, Data Collection...
December 3rd, 2018 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Thordon solves Navenor bearing problem

Thordon solves Navenor bearing problem
Based on the success of the SXL retrofits, Salinor/Navenor approached Thortech to supply a complete bearing and seal package for the shallow draught bulker Comandante Paschoal Thordon Bearings has completed a range of water-lubricated and grease-free bearing installations to a third salt lugger in the...
December 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Performing coating systems for different applications

Performing coating systems for different applications
Applying Ecofix on the corroded areas of a rudder. Subsea Industries develops durable, non-toxic hard hull coating systems. Ecospeed was the first coating and was launched in 2002, but since then a line of other products has been added. Ecoshield Ecoshield is an enhanced version of Ecospeed. Small but...
December 3rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More