Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Subsea Industries welcome TAU research into hull biofouling

Subsea Industries welcome TAU research into hull biofouling
The industry has to consider taking a different approach to hull protection A study into the extent to which biofouling on ships’ hulls is contributing to the spread of invasive aquatic species in the Mediterranean Sea – a phenomenon commonly associated with ship ballasting operations – has been...
July 17th, 2017 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

R.I.NA: BWM – News from IMO Committee

R.I.NA: BWM – News from IMO Committee
BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT – News from IMO Committee –  The BWM Convention will enter into force on 8 September 2017 – one year after ratification. The convention stipulates two standards for discharged ballast water. The D-1 standard covers ballast water exchange while the D-2 standard...
July 17th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Regulatory | Read More

Unmanned ships on the horizon

Unmanned ships on the horizon
The AAWA project investigates a broad range of criteria relevant to autonomous shipping, including safety, economic and social aspects. With  a new testbed and several research projects underway, autonomous shipping is one step closer to becoming a reality. And DNV GL is working on developing the necessary...
July 14th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

BIMCO joins forces with Shipdex to push digitalisation of data

BIMCO joins forces with Shipdex to push digitalisation of data
From the signing of the agreement; form l to r: Henrik Striboldt, MAN Diesel & Turbo, John Turnball, Rolls-Royce, Capt. Eugen Adami, Mastermind Shipmanagement, Giancarlo Coletta, Shipdex Chairman, G&C Shipping , Lars Robert Pedersen, BIMCO, Deputy Secretary General Lars Gullaksen, BIMCO, Marco...
July 14th, 2017 | BIMCO, Company Profiles, Events, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical | Read More

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line
Nils Aden E.R. Schiffahrt, the Hamburg-based ship manager, has been appointed by Danish Maersk Line with the ship management of three further vessels. The new contract comprises the management of three 8,400 teu container vessels and includes the crew and technical management, as well as additional services...
July 14th, 2017 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Bureau Veritas launches ‘My BWMP’ …

Bureau Veritas launches ‘My BWMP’ …
… Bureau Veritas launches ‘My BWMP’ – a new e-business solution to help the shipping industry meet the Ballast Water Management deadline D-1 Plan Approvals available online bring e-business to the class business Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, July 12, 2017 – As the Ballast Water Management...
July 12th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hempel protects iconic Queensferry Crossing

Hempel protects iconic Queensferry Crossing
The Queensferry Crossing in Scotland – photograph courtesy of Transport Scotland Leading global coatings provider Hempel appointed to provide innovative tough coating solutions against corrosion to the Queensferry Crossing. Located on the busy Forth Estuary near Edinburgh, on the east coast of...
July 12th, 2017 | Automobiles, Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

72% of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage are ECDIS ready, following deadline on 1st July 2017

72% of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage are ECDIS ready, following deadline on 1st July 2017
9,680 cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage using an ENC service, according to UKHO Almost three-quarters of cargo ships over 20,000 gross tonnage (GT) are already compliant with the SOLAS-mandated Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) deadline of 1st July 2017, according to the...
July 11th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Market study reveals huge potential for LNG as a marine fuel in the Iberian Peninsula

Market study reveals huge potential for LNG as a marine fuel in the Iberian Peninsula
Fernando Impuesto With the global fuel sulphur limit of 0.5% entering into force in 2020, the interest towards LNG as a marine fuel is increasing. One of the main obstacles to the accelerated uptake of LNG, however, is the uncertainty regarding future market volumes for LNG. DNV GL has addressed this...
July 10th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

New Bureau Veritas rules support hybrid power and energy storage systems

New Bureau Veritas rules support hybrid power and energy storage systems
Martial Claudepierre, Business Development Manager, Bureau Veritas with Seaspan’s Harly Penner in front of the battery banks on board Seaspan Swift in Vancouver last week With a growing number of hybrid vessels entering service, Bureau Veritas has consolidated its experience in the field with a new...
July 5th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä waterjets to power new Danish high-speed ferry

Wärtsilä waterjets to power new Danish high-speed ferry
Wärtsilä’s compact axial flow jet solution was considered the most appropriate choice for the new Molslinjen high-speed ferry. The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply four of its waterjets plus the hydraulics and control system for a new 109 metre long high-speed RoPax ferry....
July 5th, 2017 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO continues inspection, repair and maintenance services for Petrobras in Brazil

FUGRO continues inspection, repair and maintenance services for Petrobras in Brazil
The “Fugro Aquarius” Fugro has been awarded a further 2-year contract by Petrobras to provide comprehensive inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM) and pipeline inspection services in Brazil. This new award follows Fugro’s successful completion of an initial 12-month contract for the oil...
July 4th, 2017 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

elemed event at Laskarides Foundation

elemed event at Laskarides Foundation
A view from the elemed event – one of the the panels with Dimitrios N. Vlachos at the podium Designing the roadmap for the use of electrification for sustainable marine transportation in Eastern Mediterranean The design of a modern regulatory framework for the use of electricity as sustainable...
July 3rd, 2017 | Associations, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

​KR authorized to deliver statutory services to Bangladesh

​KR authorized to deliver statutory services to Bangladesh
KR Chairman and CEO, Mr JK Lee  Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society –  has announced that it has signed an agreement with the government of Bangladesh to deliver services on behalf of the Bangladeshi flag administration, carrying out vessel surveys and issuing...
July 3rd, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ballast water treatment – SunRui becomes first Asian manufacturer to win USCG type approval

Ballast water treatment – SunRui becomes first Asian manufacturer to win USCG type approval
Mr. Fu Hongtian General Manager of Sunrui (left) and Vincent Li, DNV GL’s Regional Business Development Manager for Greater China. Shanghai, 30 June 2017:  The Chinese manufacturer SunRui and classification society DNV GL celebrated last week, as Sunrui became the fourth manufacturer of ballast water...
June 30th, 2017 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

CSSC launches new marine service business with state of the art logistics centre

CSSC launches new marine service business with state of the art logistics centre
Andrew Stump, President, CSSC Marine Service Co.,Ltd, China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has today formally launched a new business CSSC Marine Service Co.,Ltd, to coincide with the inauguration of their new logistic centre within the Yangshang free trade zone, Shanghai. The inauguration was...
June 30th, 2017 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company awards GAC Fujairah husbandry contract

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company awards GAC Fujairah husbandry contract
GAC Fujairah’s Ship Supply Services. Covers KOTC vessels in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore Fujairah, UAE, 29 June 2017 – GAC Fujairah has been awarded a husbandry contract by the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) to provide ship supply services, spare parts handling and a range of other logistical...
June 29th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies | Read More

China’s largest containerships, powered by ABB turbochargers

China’s largest containerships, powered by ABB turbochargers
Main engine on a container ship showing an A100-L type turbocharger Fleet of eleven containerships to be largest built in China, with ABB turbochargers ABB turbochargers are powering the main engines and auxiliary engines of the largest containership ever built in China, a 20,000 TEU vessel named COSCO...
June 29th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Metalock Denmark Changes Name to MAN PrimeServ On-site Recovery

Metalock Denmark Changes Name to MAN PrimeServ On-site Recovery
MAN PrimeServ On-site Recovery offers innovative, on-site-machining repairs worldwide within the marine, offshore and industry segments Metalock Denmark, the global specialist in field-machining within the marine, wind and industry segments, has changed its name to MAN PrimeServ Onsite Recovery, becoming...
June 29th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Electrifying Brazil’s Port Transportation; GE Delivered Turnkey Project to Upgrade the Tiplam at the Port of Santos

Electrifying Brazil’s Port Transportation; GE Delivered Turnkey Project to Upgrade the Tiplam at the Port of Santos
One of GE’s e-houses that provides power generation and control to the Tiplam terminal at the port. GE Successfully Delivered the Full Turnkey Project to VLI The Santos Port Terminal Tiplam has Been in Reliable Operation Since the Commissioning The Future of Transport is to Become More Efficient,...
June 27th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Australian Navy MATV arrives in home port of Sydney, Australia

Australian Navy MATV arrives in home port of Sydney, Australia
Australian Navy MATV arrives in Sydney 26 June 2017: Completing her maiden voyage, the Damen Multi-role Aviation Training Vessel (MATV) MV Sycamore arrived in Sydney harbour early on Monday morning. The 94-metre long vessel is now less than a month away from deployment as a versatile multi-role vessel...
June 27th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience

AkzoNobel releases Intertrac Vision Lite, introducing Intertrac Vision to Wider Audience
… June 21, 2017 – A wider set of customers can embark on a ‘Digital Voyage’ – a new customer experience with AkzoNobel’s Intertrac Vision Lite. The new iPad App offers a lite version of Intertrac Vision, AkzoNobel’s big data hull performance prediction tool. Free-to-use Intertrac Vision...
June 23rd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
22-Jun-2017 PORTS STILL CLOSED DUE TO STORM Beaumont, Port Arthur & Lake Charles, United States SUPPLY OF PROVISIONS, SPARES, TOOLS & EQUIPMENT Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Ports still closed due to storm Thursday, June 22, 2017, Beaumont, Port Arthur & Lake Charles,...
June 22nd, 2017 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Stores and Provisions, Taxation, Weather | Read More

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members

Evergreen rolls out sea freight services for Alibaba.com members
An Evergreen containerhsip June 21, 2017 — Evergreen Line has teamed up with Alibaba.com, a leading wholesale marketplace for global trade under Alibaba Group, to provide Alibaba.com members with the option of booking sea freight services online with guaranteed space and prices. Evergreen Line has...
June 21st, 2017 | Consumers Market, IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Selektope® -powered antifouling range expands with new product launch

Selektope® -powered antifouling range expands with new product launch
Philip Chaabane, CEO I-Tech AB. A brand-new antifouling product containing the unique bio-repellent ingredient Selektope® has been launched onto the global market. The increasing diversification in the range of Selektope®-containing products available to ship owners suitable for different vessel requirements...
June 21st, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More