Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

VSTEP and SMR Links team up to bring simulator solutions to UAE

VSTEP and SMR Links team up to bring simulator solutions to UAE
VSTEP and SMR Links Consultants team up to bring maritime and incident command simulator solutions to the United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi, 13 March 2017 – An official partnership agreement has been signed by SMR Links Consultants and VSTEP on the 22nd of February 2017, making SMR Links the exclusive...
March 13th, 2017 | Associations, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance

Wärtsilä launches SmartPredict to provide safer ship manoeuvring guidance
Looking into the future with Wärtsilä SmartPredict. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 March 2017 at 10 am EET – The technology group Wärtsilä launches its latest innovation SmartPredict at this year’s Seatrade Cruise Global exhibition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from March 13 to 16. Developed...
March 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

VIKING unleashes wave of innovations at Seatrade Cruise Global

VIKING unleashes wave of innovations at Seatrade Cruise Global
VEC Plus VIKING has chosen Seatrade Cruise Global in Fort Lauderdale to showcase a host of innovative safety solutions and servicing concepts, proving once again that the company is closely aligned with cruise line operator needs and priorities. Gamechanger round the corner Marine and offshore safety...
March 10th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

A vital link: FUGRO surveys Viking Link

A vital link: FUGRO surveys Viking Link
The “Fugro Discovery” Fugro completes a seabed survey for the Viking Link one of the longest DC electricity interconnectors that will link the UK and Danish electricity supplies. The Viking Link, a joint venture between the UK’s National Grid and Denmark’s Energinet, is a proposed 1,400-megawatt...
March 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology | Read More

Pacific Basin Completes KVH mini-VSAT System Deployment on 99 Vessels

Pacific Basin Completes KVH mini-VSAT System Deployment on 99 Vessels
Major dry-bulk shipping company is using KVH’s mini-VSAT Broadband solution for global connectivity and a wide range of complementary services MIDDLETOWN, RI – March 9, 2017 –KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI), announces that Pacific Basin Shipping Limited has completed the deployment of KVH’s...
March 9th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Damen ASD 2310 packs a punch for Foyle Port

Damen ASD 2310 packs a punch for Foyle Port
The Strathfoyle Damen Shipyards Group has delivered an ASD 2310 Tug to Foyle Port. The official handover of the new vessel – named Strathfoyle – took place at a short ceremony attended by the port’s staff, clients and stakeholders. Taking the position as most powerful tug at the port, the Strathfoyle...
March 9th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Norwegian Cruise Line consults Foreship on Ballast Water compliance

Norwegian Cruise Line consults Foreship on Ballast Water compliance
Foreship has secured a major design consultancy contract covering the first post-Ballast Water Convention treatment systems to be specified by Norwegian Cruise Line.  The contract calls for independent naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy services to ensure installations on five NCL...
March 9th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wrist saw growing market share in 2016

Wrist saw growing market share in 2016
Sales increased by 13%. Despite tough market conditions – not least in the off-shore sector – Wrist Ship Supply continues developing its business platform. Noerresundby, Denmark, 9 March 2017 – In 2016, Wrist further consolidated its position as the world’s largest supplier of provision and stores...
March 9th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Stores and Provisions | Read More

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units
Maersk Line advances its sustainability initiatives with natural-refrigerant based NaturaLINE units from Carrier Transicold. 100 NaturaLINE® units ordered for operational testing SINGAPORE, March 8, 2017 – Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk...
March 8th, 2017 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

FB Chain turns over a new leaf

FB Chain turns over a new leaf
Having been in the leaf chain business in the UK for over 30 years, FB Chain has reaffirmed its commitment to the market by moving to a new purpose-built production facility. Since 1986, FB Chain has established itself as the UK’s leading industrial leaf chain manufacturer and supplier, all from a...
March 8th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Transas signs Satcom Global partnership to bring connectivity to THESIS

Transas signs Satcom Global partnership to bring connectivity to THESIS
Frank Coles, Transas CEO Malta – 8th March 2017: Transas, the innovative digital solutions provider, has signed a partnership agreement with Satcom Global to add integrated connectivity to THESIS, its unified platform for digital operations on ships and in shore-based offices. Satcom Global is...
March 8th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Norsafe Wins Polar Code Contract with Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding BV

Norsafe Wins Polar Code Contract with Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding BV
Picture credit: Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding Norsafe has signed a new contract with Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding BV to supply its IMO Polar Code compliant Life Saving Appliances (LSA) to an arctic supply and research vessel for the Australian Antarctic Division. It will be supplying two JYN-85...
March 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bolideck® Glow puts ‘wow’ factor on deck

Bolideck® Glow puts ‘wow’ factor on deck
An example of Bolideck® Glow luminous decking material in daylight Bolidt, has launched a unique and ‘world-first’ glow-in-the-dark decking solution for the cruise industry whose luminosity by night harvests solar energy stored during the day. The decking and flooring specialist has released Bolideck®...
March 6th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Corvus energy storage system to reduce emissions for new polar expedition cruise ships

Corvus energy storage system to reduce emissions for new polar expedition cruise ships
… Corvus Energy’s next generation Orca ESS has been selected for two new polar expedition vessels Richmond, B.C. – March 6, 2017 – Corvus Energy is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the supplier of lithium ion based energy storage systems (ESS) for two new polar expedition...
March 6th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Cruise Industry, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

AkzoNobel launches new shipping industry engagement programme to support widespread adoption of ISO 19030

AkzoNobel launches new shipping industry engagement programme to support widespread adoption of ISO 19030
… AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings Business, the supplier of International® coatings, has today announced the launch of a new shipping industry engagement programme to support the widespread and successful adoption of ISO 19030, the new global standard for hull and propeller performance measurement....
March 3rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Shipmanagement | Read More

Burgess Marine completes three refits in three months

Burgess Marine completes three refits in three months
Condor Rapide undergoes refit at Cherbourg Britain’s largest independent ship repairer and marine engineering services provider Burgess Marine has recently completed a hugely successful winter refit season in Cherbourg. Despite Brexit, business has boomed as the company has completed two refits for...
March 1st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo – “Stena Line Signs Up for Online Service”

MAN Diesel & Turbo – “Stena Line Signs Up for Online Service”
Stena CEO, Dan Sten Olsson (front, blue helmet) and Stena Line Technical Director, BjarneKoitrand (white helmet) pictured in Augsburg during a tour of the local MAN PrimeServ facility Agreement covers two superferries in Stena fleet MAN Diesel & Turbo recently signed a contract with Stena Line to...
February 28th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

OrderWise welcomes West Lindsey Chairman

OrderWise welcomes West Lindsey Chairman
West Lindsey District Council Chairman Roger Patterson with David Hallam, Director at OrderWise at the company’s Saxilby headquarters. Saxilby-based software specialists OrderWise recently welcomed a distinguished guest fromWest Lindsey District Council. The Chairman of West Lindsey District Council,...
February 28th, 2017 | Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Inmarsat signs Radio Holland service agreement to meet demand surge for Fleet Xpress

Inmarsat signs Radio Holland service agreement to meet demand surge for Fleet Xpress
28 February 2017: Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has signed a service and installation agreement with Radio Holland to support strong customer demand for rapid migration from Ku-based XpressLink to Fleet Xpress services. Radio Holland is...
February 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition

Rivertrace presents new product at the OTC exhibition
Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor UK-based Rivertrace will be show casing its new Smart PFM 107 Oil-in-Water Monitor, at booth 501 of the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) from 1-4 May 2017 in Houston, Texas. Currently undergoing sea trials in the Norwegian North Sea Sector, the monitor measures...
February 27th, 2017 | Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Technical, Technology | Read More

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration

SpeedCast becomes Inmarsat’s first partner to offer full Fleet Xpress integration
27 February 2017: SpeedCast International (ASX: SDA), a leading global communications and network service provider, is the first Inmarsat partner to integrate the software element of the Fleet Xpress Network Service Device (SoftNSD) into its Fleet Xpress offering. This allows third party application...
February 27th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety

Vestdavit mission accomplished on Ramform safety
… Seatrials are underway in Japan involving Ramform Hyperion, the last of four ships built to the seismic sector’s all-time highest specifications, completing a project that shows the way distinctive design also demands innovation from the equipment keeping ships safely in service. Reckoned to...
February 26th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers

Saab Seaeye investing in engineers
Engineers at Saab Seaeye continue to create pioneering electric robotic systems for a widevariety of tasks across many different market sectors. Here, the company’s smallest vehicle is seen undertaking scientific research into the ocean’s ecosystems at depths of 1000m. Larger systems can operate...
February 24th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Gas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Oceanology, Oil Industry | Read More

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs

POSH (Singapore) takes delivery of two OSD Azistern tugs
The Azistern tug “Posh Husky” Two Azistern 3270 tugs designed by Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) have been delivered to their new owner, PACC Offshore Services Holdings Limited (POSH Singapore), the leading Asia-based international offshore support vessel operator. Posh Husky and Posh Hardy...
February 23rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

MacGregor’s new ship-to-ship compensation system widens offshore load transfer windows

MacGregor’s new ship-to-ship compensation system widens offshore load transfer windows
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has launched a new crane compensation system for offshore ship-to-ship load transfers, offering substantially larger operating windows as well as safer and faster load transfers. “This robustly-tested technology can offer considerable commercial advantages to the offshore...
February 23rd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More