Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

MHI selected by Inmarsat to launch its first Inmarsat-6 satellite

MHI selected by Inmarsat to launch its first Inmarsat-6 satellite
Artist’s impression of the I-6 F1 satellite in orbit London/Tokyo: 12 September 2017 – Inmarsat (LON: ISAT), the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communication services, has today announced that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has been selected as the launch provider...
September 12th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis + Kalmar complete 1st Fully Automated Terminal @ VICT

Navis + Kalmar complete 1st Fully Automated Terminal @ VICT
Kalmar and Navis Enable ICTSI to Complete the World’s First Fully Automated Terminal in Melbourne Ahead of Schedule Today, Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and Navis, part of Kalmar Business Area within Cargotec, announced the delivery of the first OneTerminal automation solution to International Container...
September 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals | Read More

VDL AEC Maritime to reduce ship emissions

VDL AEC Maritime to reduce ship emissions
The exhaust gas from the engine enters the scrubber at the bottom end, eventually leaving it at the top as clean, white smoke. Following on from the electrification of heavy duty mobility in the form of cars, buses, automated guided vehicles and tractor units, VDL Groep intends to continue help reducing...
September 8th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

MAN Cryo to Supply LNG Bunkering for Swedegas

MAN Cryo to Supply LNG Bunkering for Swedegas
Aerial view of the Port of Gothenburg Fuel-gas system experts to deliver facility in Gothenburg MAN Cryo, MAN Diesel & Turbo’s marine-LNG fuel-gas-system manufacturer, has signed a contract with Swedish infrastructure company, Swedegas, to deliver an LNG bunkering facility within the Port of Gothenburg. The...
September 6th, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

USV Pernov-A successfully completes test voyage around Russkiy Island

USV Pernov-A successfully completes test voyage around Russkiy Island
… The unmanned surface vehicle Pernov-A has completed its maiden test voyage around Russkiy Island, Rosmorrechflot said on Tuesday. The USV voyage was carried out under the joint project titled “Around the Island” by Admiral Nevelskoy Maritime State University and Vladivostok based Robotics...
September 5th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Russian developers to present Ocean Wave Energy Converter Project for Sustainable Power Supply at Neva-2017 Exhibition

Russian developers to present Ocean Wave Energy Converter Project for Sustainable Power Supply at Neva-2017 Exhibition
… Moscow headquartered Applied Technologies Company Ltd. has been developing the Float Wave Electric Power Station (FWEPS), an installation for ocean wave energy conversion to electricity with high productivity, efficiency and operation performance, applicable to meet a power requirement in different...
September 5th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy wins contract to provide battery systems for hybrid fishing vessels

Corvus Energy wins contract to provide battery systems for hybrid fishing vessels
Orca ESS from Corvus Energy has been selected to provide 762kWh of battery power for three new hybrid fishing vessels Richmond, B.C. – September 5, 2017 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Norwegian maritime electronics firm Elmarin AS as the supplier of lithium...
September 5th, 2017 | Bunkering, Fisheries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen Shipyards Group again successfully delivers multiple dredgers to Bangladesh

Damen Shipyards Group again successfully delivers multiple dredgers to Bangladesh
A snapshot of multiple Damen dredgers being loaded on the heavy lift transportation vessel to Bangladesh. Following various dredgers recently delivered in Bangladesh, and the successfully organised Damen Dredging Seminar last month in Dhaka where her Excellency Mrs Leoni Cuelenaere, the Dutch Ambassador...
September 4th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

TMS Tankers selects Coldharbour Marine’s BWTS

TMS Tankers selects Coldharbour Marine’s BWTS
UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast water treatment systems based on unique inert gas technology, has reached an agreement with Greece’s TMS Tankers to retrofit its GLD™ BWT System. TMS Tankers is a member of the Athens based TMS Group operating currently 43 tankers. The 2013-built...
September 4th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

fathom-news e-bulletin 2 Sept. 2017

fathom-news e-bulletin 2 Sept. 2017
Cold ironing, as it is known,  has come a long way, and with hybrid power systems on the market, will likely evolve further as a new term, “electric bunkering”, begins to be heard more. This week K-Line said one of its Norwegian offshore vessels, KL Sanderfjord, had become the first to have a “shore...
September 3rd, 2017 | Bunkering, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

KL Sandefjord – First Offshore Vessel with DNV GL’s “Shore Power” Class Notation

KL Sandefjord – First Offshore Vessel with DNV GL’s “Shore Power” Class Notation
Th KL Sandefjord The offshore vessel “KL Sandefjord” owned by K Line Offshore AS being a 100% subsidiary of Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd (“K” Line), is the first offshore vessel with the DNV GL class notation “Shore power”. The “Shore power” notation, verifies the design and installation...
August 31st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Servowatch secures a second project with Hyundai…

Servowatch secures a second project with Hyundai…
Hyundai HDF-3000 FFX-I Frigate is the basis for design of the Philippine Navy’s vessels Servowatch secures a second project with Hyundai. This time to supply its world class IPMS capability for two new build Philippines Frigates Servowatch, a leading supplier of advanced integrated ship control systems,...
August 30th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GE to Provide Maintenance Services to TMS Cardiff Gas’ LNG Fleet

GE to Provide Maintenance Services to TMS Cardiff Gas’ LNG Fleet
One of TMS LNG vessels, the “Corcovado Lng” The Service Agreement Will See Two Companies Partnering for the Next 10 Years GE Will Provide Parts and Software Upgrade to TMS’s LNG Fleet PARIS—August 29, 2017—Recently, GE’s Marine Solutions (NYSE: GE) and TMS CARDIFF GAS Ltd. (TMS)...
August 29th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Framo wins contract to deliver pump systems to GasLog

Framo wins contract to deliver pump systems to GasLog
GasLog LNG Tanker. Image courtesy of GasLog Framo has won the contract to deliver pump systems (Sea Water Lift Pumps) for a potential Floating Storage Regasification Unit (FSRU) for the shipowner GasLog at Samsung Heavy Industries.  The order was placed shortly after Framo signed a supply agreement...
August 29th, 2017 | Gas, Gas Carriers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor invests in software to drive RoRo vessels’ operations efficiency

MacGregor invests in software to drive RoRo vessels’ operations efficiency
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has acquired the rights for a ships efficiency software from Lekven AS to increase RoRo vessels operations efficiency and to drive port call optimisation. The contract was signed in June 2017. According to the contract, MacGregor acquires the rights for an operational efficiency...
August 29th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Russia to create anthropomorphic maritime robotic system for offshore operations

Russia to create anthropomorphic maritime robotic system for offshore operations
… Russian developers have launched a project for an integrated marine robotic system of anthropomorphic type for offshore operations. The project, described as unique, will be presented by MariNet, the National Technological Initiative (NTI) working group, on the sidelines of the International...
August 28th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vroon and Seagull Maritime create training agreement

Vroon and Seagull Maritime create training agreement
l to r: Mr. Eric Rikken, Managing Director, Vroon, Mr. Lennart Ripke, Area Sales Manager, Seagull Germany and Mr. Diederic van Keulen, Head of Crewing, Vroon. – Picture provided by Vroon from signing of agreement. The international shipping company, Vroon, has recently signed a fleetwide agreement...
August 28th, 2017 | Academia, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Russia set to develop unmanned surface vessel simulation platform for commercial application

Russia set to develop unmanned surface vessel simulation platform for commercial application
MariNet simulator Russian developers have launched a scheme for a unique technological platform that will allow testing in a virtual environment of unmanned surface vessel navigation. The project will be presented by the working group MariNet of the National Technological Initiative (NTI) on the sidelines...
August 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Important step for Damen Antarctic Supply Research Vessel

Important step for Damen Antarctic Supply Research Vessel
The keel laying of the ASRV 24 August 2017: Construction of the Damen Antarctic Supply Research Vessel (ASRV) has taken an important step forward with an official keel laying ceremony. Following the long-established maritime tradition of placing a coin under the vessel’s keel, the ceremony was carried...
August 25th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to supply extensive scope of solutions for 6 + 6 new container feeder ships

Wärtsilä to supply extensive scope of solutions for 6 + 6 new container feeder ships
Wärtsilä will supply an extensive range of products and solutions for six new 1160TEU container feeder vessels to be built at the Fujian Mawei shipyard in China. Wärtsilä Corporation,  25 August 2017 at 10 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä will supply an extensive range of products and solutions...
August 25th, 2017 | Container shipping, Containers, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Recommendations for Oil and Chemical Tanker Manifolds and Associated Equipment

Recommendations for Oil and Chemical Tanker Manifolds and Associated Equipment
The publication’s cover We are proud to present a new joint publication by the Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) and the Chemical Distribution Institute (CDI). Recommendations for Oil and Chemical Tanker Manifolds and Associated Equipment provides clear recommendations and guidance...
August 25th, 2017 | Books, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Reports, Tankers | Read More

Deltamarin signs contract with Rauma Marine Constructions

Deltamarin signs contract with Rauma Marine Constructions
Deltamarin Ltd has signed contracts with Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) for the basic design of deck outfitting and machinery for the vessels to be built in the Finnish Navy’s Squadron 2020 project. The work will be done on the client’s premises in Rauma and Turku and will last until spring 2018. “Deltamarin...
August 24th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä and ABB to push boundaries of engine performance together

Wärtsilä and ABB to push boundaries of engine performance together
Wärtsilä and ABB have signed a comprehensive agreement covering standard maintenance and performance optimisation of ABB turbochargers installed with Wärtsilä 4-stroke engines. Wärtsilä Corporation and ABB Turbocharging,  24 August 2017 at 10.00 am EET The technology group Wärtsilä and ABB,...
August 24th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

First of ten Stan Tug 1907 ICE completed by Great Lakes Shipyard for The Great Lakes Towing Company

First of ten Stan Tug 1907 ICE completed by Great Lakes Shipyard for The Great Lakes Towing Company
…from the handover ceremony The first of ten Stan Tug 1907 ICE vessels has been delivered by Great Lakes Shipyard to its sister company The Great Lakes Towing Company, both based in Ohio, USA. Named Cleveland, she is a significant milestone in a licencing programme agreed between Damen Shipyards...
August 22nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB’s Onboard DC Grid enables integration of energy storage on specialized hybrid wind farm vessel

ABB’s Onboard DC Grid enables integration of energy storage on specialized hybrid wind farm vessel
Service Operation Vessel (SOV) ABB will optimize the safety and environmental credentials of a new Louis Dreyfus Armateurs wind farm Service Operation Vessel (SOV) by installing Onboard DC Grid power distribution to enable the cost-efficient integration of batteries. As an integral part of the power...
August 22nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More