Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

LISW2017 – AP-Networks: Conference focused on improving dry docking performance

LISW2017 – AP-Networks: Conference focused on improving dry docking performance
… Turn your dry dockings into a competitive advantage through lower costs and shortened off-hire periods. On September 12th, 2017, AP-Networks will organize, in conjunction with LISW17, a conference focused on improving dry docking performance. Dry docking a vessel is generally seen as a necessary...
August 4th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

MariNet at NEVA 2017 Conference and Exhibition

MariNet at NEVA 2017 Conference and Exhibition
Within the framework of the Neva-2017 International Exhibition the MariNet working group of the National Technological Initiative (NTI) will present a number of breakthrough developments for the maritime industry that will shape the global industry in the coming decade The conference, which opens on...
August 4th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions to power two Chinese research vessels

Wärtsilä propulsion solutions to power two Chinese research vessels
Wärtsilä 20 The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to provide the main engines, retractable thrusters and exhaust cleaning equipment for two new research vessels being built for the China Ocean Mineral Resources R&D Association (COMRA). COMRA is an institution dedicated to the research...
August 2nd, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Inmarsat seminar series puts digitisation at the heart of LISW2017

Inmarsat seminar series puts digitisation at the heart of LISW2017
Inmarsat seminar series puts digitisation at the heart of London International Shipping Week 1 August 2017: The pivotal role connectivity will play in the maritime future will come into sharp focus at London International Shipping Week 2017 (LISW17), in a series of Inmarsat seminars probing the impact...
August 1st, 2017 | Communication, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cruiseship keeps to schedule despite logistical repair challenge

Cruiseship keeps to schedule despite logistical repair challenge
Preparing the old bow thruster for removal… A bow thruster failure can have profound consequences not only for navigational safety but also the shipowner’s operational expenditure, especially if tugboats are required to berth the vessel. But when the vessel is a cruiseship facing disruption to...
August 1st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology
Rendering of the Atair; first vessel in the BSH fleet with LNG technology The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines for a new LNG fuelled research vessel being built for the German government. Wärtsilä will also supply exhaust cleaning systems based on selective catalytic reduction (SCR)...
August 1st, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SEA\LNG expands global reach as three more members join the coalition

SEA\LNG expands global reach as three more members join the coalition
Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Novatek Gas & Power, and Sumitomo Corporation support mission to accelerate adoption of LNG as a marine fuel LONDON, 01 August 2017: SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel,...
August 1st, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise…

Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise…
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Hyundai Heavy Industries and Royal New Zealand Navy value Lloyd’s Register’s safety and environment expertise to support their safety case preparation for the new MSC project in Korea Lloyd’s Register (LR), the leading provider of engineering and technology-centric...
July 31st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Politics and Government, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module
Hull Monitor Assists Ship Operators in Data-Driven Decision-Making for the Best Scheduling of Maintenance Activity and its Effect on the Ship’s Energy Efficiency Performance Flensburg, July 28, 2017 – Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services...
July 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Iridium Announces Third Iridium® NEXT Launch Date

Iridium Announces Third Iridium® NEXT Launch Date
… MCLEAN, Va. – July 28, 2017 – Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) announced today that the upcoming Iridium NEXT launch has been targeted for September 30, 2017 at 6:30 a.m. PDT. This launch will deliver another 10 Iridium NEXT satellites to orbit on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket...
July 28th, 2017 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Unique seafloor data provides unprecedented insight to scientific communities

Unique seafloor data provides unprecedented insight to scientific communities
Unique seafloor data: Fugro’s bathymetric data is seen through the middle of the image of ‘Broken Ridge,’ showing the contrast with the satellite-derived data that was available prior to the search. The release this month of bathymetry data by Geoscience Australia has revealed seafloor maps...
July 27th, 2017 | Aviation, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

MISC Berhad welcomes third Moss-type LNG carrier

MISC Berhad welcomes third Moss-type LNG carrier
  ​MISC’s Third MOSS-Type LNG Carrier, the Seri Cempaka Kuala Lumpur, 27 July 2017 –  Malaysia’s MISC Berhad (MISC), a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider has today taken delivery of Seri Cempaka, the third in a series of five Moss-Type Seri-C...
July 27th, 2017 | Events, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers

Wärtsilä scrubber systems to clean the exhaust from two new Japanese bulk carriers
The NYK BP Handymax Bulk Carriers which will be equipped with Wärtsilä scrubbers to be built at Oshima Shipyard – image courtesy of NYK BP The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply the exhaust gas cleaning systems for two new 56,000 DWT Handymax bulk carriers. The ships are being...
July 26th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Regulatory, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. Upgrades to Navis N4 …

North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. Upgrades to Navis N4 …
North Sea Terminal Bremerhaven GmbH & Co. Upgrades to Navis N4 to Drive Key Improvements in Productivity, Reliability and Data Quality Terminal Cites Partnership with Navis for Seamless N4 Migration and Optimal Performance  Oakland, Calif. — July 25, 2017—Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and...
July 25th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technology | Read More

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online

2017 IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations now online
Lifting & Rigging Seminar 2017: Attendees The presentations from the 2017 International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Lifting and Rigging Seminar with its theme ‘Slings and rigging: ‘The soft revolution’’ held on 14 June at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol are now online, as is a...
July 25th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Underwater Shipping | Read More

MacGregor receives an order for mooring and riser system from Excelerate Energy

MacGregor receives an order for mooring and riser system from Excelerate Energy
Høye Høyesen MacGregor receives an order for project management, engineering and supply of on-vessel equipment including a complete mooring and riser system to Excelerate Energy MacGregor, part of Cargotec, signs an order for on-vessel equipment, product fabrication, engineering and project management...
July 24th, 2017 | LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ballast Water Management Update – July 2017

Ballast Water Management Update – July 2017
Michael Chalos In 2004, the IMO hosted the International Conference on Ballast Water Management to address the problems associated with the introduction of non-native species into aquatic ecosystems when transported in the ballast water of oceangoing vessels.  The members adopted the International Convention...
July 24th, 2017 | Environment, IMO, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Press and Media, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

BIO-SEA soon to be in Austral territory on board the Astrolabe, from the National French Navy

BIO-SEA soon to be in Austral territory on board the Astrolabe, from the National French Navy
The Astrolabe The Astrolabe, 72 meters long and with a shifting of 2600 tons, is an icebreaker equipped with a BIO-SEA90 ballast water treatment system. The ship was baptized on July, 12th 2017, in Concarneau Piriou shipyards’ in attendance of Mrs Annick Girardin, the French overseas Minister. Built...
July 24th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ballast Water Treatment Systems at a glance

Ballast Water Treatment Systems at a glance
Ballast water management is among the top environmental issues addressed by new regulations. With the ratification of the Ballast Water Management Convention, shipowners are pressed to decide which treatment systems to choose. For manufacturers keen to be selected, attaining type approval by the U.S....
July 21st, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

First ship with IMO Tier III EIAPP certified Wärtsilä engines is launched

First ship with IMO Tier III EIAPP certified Wärtsilä engines is launched
The French Navy’s patrol and polar logistic ice-breaker, L’Astrolabe. Photo: courtesy of PIRIOU. Wärtsilä Corporation, 21 July 2017 at 11 am EET The launch of the L’Astrolabe, a 72 metre polar logistics vessel fitted with a complete Wärtsilä propulsion machinery package and Wärtsilä NOR...
July 21st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

DNV GL releases updated DNV GL NOx TIER III compliance guide

DNV GL releases updated DNV GL NOx TIER III compliance guide
Hamburg, 20 July 2017: Classification society DNV GL has developed a new brochure to offer a set of best practices for the design of ships subject to NOx Tier III requirements. It also offers guidance on the considerations that should be taken into account at the newbuilding stage. To ensure the success...
July 20th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Wärtsilä half year financial report January-June 2017

Wärtsilä half year financial report January-June 2017
… WÄRTSILÄ HALF YEAR FINANCIAL REPORT JANUARY-JUNE 2017 GROWTH IN ORDERS AND NET SALES IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2017 This release is a summary of Wärtsilä’s Half year financial report January-June 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file. It is also available at http://www.wartsilareports.com/en-US/2017/q2/frontpage/ and...
July 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reports | Read More

NaviPlanner from Nautisk extended to include extensive port data

NaviPlanner from Nautisk extended to include extensive port data
NaviPlanner from Nautisk is to be enhanced with the inclusion of more comprehensive port data following a new partnership with Shipping Guides Ltd. NaviPlanner is an end-to-end voyage planning solution which utilises touch-screen functionality and uses cloud technology based on the Microsoft Azure platform....
July 19th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

Coldharbour signs up Lloyd’s Register for US Coast Guard type approval process

Coldharbour signs up Lloyd’s Register for US Coast Guard type approval process
Nick Brown, Marine and Offshore Director, Lloyd’s Register and Andrew Marshall, Chief Executive, Coldharbour Marine. LR will oversee the complete range of tests required by the US Coast Guard (USCG) in its type approval process. July 19, 2017 – UK-based Coldharbour Marine, a manufacturer of ballast...
July 19th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas and Ascenz join forces in ship performance agreement

As well as providing ship performance benefits, Ascenz’s Shipulse solution incorporates monitoring and reporting requirements for MRV compliance Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, July 19, 2017 – Bureau Veritas and Singapore based Ascenz have signed a memorandum to provide ship performance and monitoring...
July 19th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More