Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Wärtsilä: Reduce Opex and Become Greener

Wärtsilä: Reduce Opex and Become Greener
.. The oil & gas industry was plunged into turmoil when the oil price crashed in 2014. To get back on track, the industry has been forced to transform. It has been forced to figure out new ways of working and apply new solutions to remain profitable while oil price fluctuates. The question that...
November 30th, 2018 | Accountancy, Drill ships, Environment, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its 15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009

Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its  15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009
from the contract signing on a l to r: Josien Damen (wife of  Kommer Damen), Julio Montelongo Flores (Operational Director, Naviera Integral), Juan Pablo Vega Torre (Vicepresident, Naviera Integral), René Berkvens (CEO, Damen Shipyards Group), Juan Pablo Vega Arriaga (President, Naviera Integral),...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Forty GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines to Power 10 Arleigh Burke-Class DDG51 Destroyers for United States Navy

Forty GE LM2500 Marine Gas Turbines to Power 10 Arleigh Burke-Class DDG51 Destroyers for United States Navy
EVENDALE, OHIO (November 29, 2018) – GE’s Marine Solutions announces that 40 LM2500 marine gas turbines will power the United States Navy’s next-generation of DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The U.S. Navy awarded firm construction contracts to Huntington Ingalls Industries (six ships)...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military | Read More

MissionEase chosen for Nexans cable layer

MissionEase chosen for Nexans cable layer
Nexans new flag ship cable layer will feature the unique MissionEase solution for mission bays from Vestdavit Vestdavit has secured a major breakthrough for its MissionEase multi-boat handling system for mission bays, after winning the contract to equip the Nexans flag ship cable layer Nexans Aurora. The...
November 29th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GAC wins Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards

GAC wins Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards
Meena Mathews, Regional Manager P&I – Middle East Region receives the Maritime Services Award at the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards 2018. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 November 2018 –  The GAC Group has yet another new addition to its trophy collection, after winning...
November 29th, 2018 | Awards, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Alfa Laval has successfully completed tests for U.S. Coast Guard type approval with zero holding time

Alfa Laval has successfully completed tests for U.S. Coast Guard type approval with zero holding time
Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 reactor family – Click image to download Alfa Laval has successfully completed additional tests at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) to verify the biological efficacy of Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 without holding time. As a result, PureBallast 3 is on target...
November 29th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution | Read More

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14

Wärtsilä broadens its Smart Marine portfolio with addition of high-speed, compact engine: The Wärtsilä 14
The Wärtsilä HYTug 40 concept will feature two Wärtsilä 14 engines and a hybrid propulsion solution. Wärtsilä Corporation,  28 November 2018 at 7.30 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä strengthens its position as a global leader in the maritime markets by introducing the first Wärtsilä-branded...
November 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Aderco sizes up the fishing industry

Aderco sizes up the fishing industry
New compact bottles of Aderco 2055G Aderco has responded to an increasing demand from customers in the fishing industry for smaller containers of fuel treatment with the introduction of a new one litre bottle, due to usage and storage restrictions on board. The Pelagic trawler fleets have been using...
November 28th, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests

Wärtsilä achieves notable advances in automated shipping with latest successful tests
The ‘Folgefonn’ was operated autonomously for its entire route from dock-to-dock with the Wärtsilä automated dock-to-dock solution. Wärtsilä Corporation, 28 November 2018 at 2 pm EET – The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully completed a further round of test procedures of its...
November 28th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB extends its service network in Zhoushan, China

ABB extends its service network in Zhoushan, China
Opening of the new branch office of ABB Jiangjin Turbo Systems Co., Ltd. in Zhoushan, China To continue to provide customers across the globe with greater access to ABB’s high-quality service and parts, ABB Turbocharging has announced the establishment of a branch office of ABB Jiangjin Turbo Systems...
November 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy Details Plans for Expansion with Battery Factories in Norway and Canada

Corvus Energy Details Plans for Expansion with Battery Factories in Norway and Canada
A new fully automated battery factory will be built near Bergen, Norway. Set to open in Q3 2019 with capacity to build 400 MWh annually, the factory located will serve the rapidly expanding European market for maritime energy storage systems (ESS). Fully automated factory in Norway and semi-automated...
November 22nd, 2018 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Successful trials for unmanned survey vessel

Successful trials for unmanned survey vessel
… The ‘micro Rapid Environmental Assessment Vessel’ (mREAV); an unmanned and highly-portable integrated survey system for inland waterways has successfully completed initial trials in the South West of England. The very small Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) was developed by Safeguard Nautica...
November 22nd, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar

First ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit brings massive NOx and fuel savings to Gardar
Norwegian Gardar fishing vessel has the honor of being the first ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit. Copyright: Norwegian Gardar AS Wärtsilä Corporation,  22 November 2018 at 11 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä will deliver its first ever Wärtsilä 31 engine retrofit to Gardar, a fishing...
November 22nd, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions | Read More

Høglund teams up with Yxney maritime to drive fuel efficiency

Høglund teams up with Yxney maritime to drive fuel efficiency
At the signing: Aleksander Beckmann, Aftermarket Sales and Services Manager at Høglund, and Sindre Stemshaug Bornstein, CCO at Yxney Maritime Høglund teams up with Yxney Maritime to drive fuel efficiency with real-time, user-friendly data solution NOVEMBER 21, 2018: Høglund, the leading global marine...
November 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bomin sells Belgium operations

Bomin sells Belgium operations
Hamburg, November 21, 2018 – The Bomin Group, a leading physical supplier of marine fuels, announced that it has signed an agreement to sell its Belgium operations to certain individuals of the Somers family, controlling the tanker shipping company Somtrans. Bomin announced in September 2018 that...
November 21st, 2018 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Digital defence in the maritime industry

Digital defence in the maritime industry
As owners act to fortify their ships and shore-side operations against cyber risk in the face of evolving threats and imminent regulation, DNV GL has expanded its services to cover control systems, software, procedures and human factors.  by Svante Einarsson, Senior Cyber Security Advisor, DNV GL Although...
November 21st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Corruption, Insight, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Raising the bar with the ‘New GEA Marine Separator’

Raising the bar with the ‘New GEA Marine Separator’
(l to ): Armand Chua, Nikeel Idnani, Anastasiia Rybiakova, Faisal Basir, Sven Mario Jadzinski, Anu Mathew and Bilal Al Habash Under the auspices of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) UAE Branch, GEA, a leading system supplier of high-performance engine room equipment,...
November 20th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IMarEST, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Electrochlorination remains preferred BWTS of choice for vessels with large flows and hazardous zones

Electrochlorination remains preferred BWTS of choice for vessels with large flows and hazardous zones
Dr Stelios Kyriacou, General Manager of BALPURE® BWMS, De Nora De Nora addresses common misconceptions relating to chlorine, hydrogen and system configuration  MILAN, November 19, 2018: De Nora, a market leading supplier of electrochlorination equipment, today highlighted the superior safety aspects...
November 19th, 2018 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING’s LifeCraft™ passes toughest ever test at sea

VIKING’s LifeCraft™ passes toughest ever test at sea
VIKING LifeCraft HWST 2018 Rough seas with wave heights up to 50% above the stipulated heavy weather testing requirements proved no obstacle for VIKING’s innovative LifeCraft™ system, paving the way for cruise ship operators worldwide to benefit from all the advantages that this new hybrid –...
November 19th, 2018 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Safety and Security | Read More

Baleària begins retrofitting the Nápoles, the first of six ferries it will switch to LNG

Baleària begins retrofitting the Nápoles, the first of six ferries it will switch to LNG
The ship will reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by more than 9,000 tons a year The shipping company Baleària has begun retrofitting its Nápoles ferry to be powered by liquified natural gas. The ferry arrived at the Gibraltar Gibdock shipyards yesterday where they will modify the engines and install...
November 19th, 2018 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Conversions | Read More

Oceanco’s 109m/357ft project Bravo breaks new ground

Oceanco’s 109m/357ft project Bravo breaks new ground
The “Bravo” ALBLASSERDAM, Netherlands, Nov.17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Oceanco’s 109m/357ft ‘Project Bravo’ was launched on 17 November 2018. Bravo is a prime example of Oceanco’s new wave of forward-thinking yachts. With her naval architecture by Lateral Naval Architects,...
November 17th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Yachting | Read More

Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping Award

Damen Shipyards Group celebrates Multraship Carrousel RAVE Tug winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping Award
. Damen Shipyards Group is celebrating the success of Multraship and its innovation arm Novatug in winning the Maritime KVNR Shipping award 2018. Working with a number of industry partners they developed the ground-breaking Carrousel RAVE Tug (CRT) design that is safer, stronger and more manoeuvrable...
November 16th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.

Lloyd’s Register wins the 2018 PRCA Best B2B Award for its Technology Radar campaign.
PRCA Annual Awards 2018 recognises the ‘ground-breaking’ research and media campaign taken by Lloyd’s Register to deliver commercial insights that drive change for their clients, transforming the energy industry for the better. Lloyd’s Register (LR), a leading global provider of engineering and...
November 16th, 2018 | Awards, Classification Societies, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, People and Places, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation

Wärtsilä Seals & Bearings – keeping you in operation
Approximately 90% of the world’s trade is transported by international shipping, making vessel maintenance of utmost importance to the global economy. Yet despite advancements in marine technology and effective safety measures, groundings, collisions and major breakdowns still happen. In such situations,...
November 15th, 2018 | Groundings, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Success for British manufacturers at the Boat Builder Awards 2018

Success for British manufacturers at the Boat Builder Awards 2018
Princess Yachts receiving Boat Builder Award British Marine members had a fantastic night at the Boat Builder Awards 2018, which took place on Tuesday (13 November) at the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam, with numerous members picking up awards on the night. Princess Yachts’ innovative communications...
November 15th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Yachting | Read More