Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System

DNV GL issues Norsepower first-ever design type approval for onboard Wind Propulsion System
Seppo Liukkonen, Principal Surveyor, DNV GL (centre), presenting the first-ever type approval design certificate for onboard wind propulsion system, to Jarkko Väinämö, Norsepower CTO (right), and Otto Valkeisenmäki, Norsepower Certification Engineer (left). HELSINKI – 5 March 2019: Norsepower...
March 5th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Awards, Bunkering, Classification Societies, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Ecochlor joins NAMEPA

Ecochlor joins NAMEPA
Steve Candito, CEO Ecochlor March 5, 2019 – Carleen Lyden Walker, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the North American Marine Environmental Protection Association (NAMEPA), announced today that Ecochlor Inc. has become a member of NAMEPA. Ecochlor’s recruitment to NAMEPA demonstrates their...
March 5th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers

Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers
Ronald Spithout, Inmarsat Maritime President and CEO Inmarsat brings Crew Xpress to market with unique ‘Fleet Hotspot’ for seafarers Fully-managed crew Wi-Fi portal is key component in new service package powered by Fleet Xpress that incentivises ship owners and operators to enhance connectivity...
March 4th, 2019 | Communication, HR, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News | Read More

Finding a marine surveyor just got even easier with the launch of the free Marine Surveyor Search App from IIMS

Finding a marine surveyor just got even easier with the launch of the free Marine Surveyor Search App from IIMS
Mike Schwarz Finding a marine surveyor just got even easier with the launch of the free Marine Surveyor Search App from IIMS Over 700 surveyors in over 100 countries available at the touch of a button The International Institute of Marine Surveying (IIMS) has launched a new free App for iOS and...
March 4th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical | Read More

Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC

Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC
Viking Jupiter has been delivered with a Thordon Bearings’ COMPAC seawater-lubricated propeller shaft system Viking Jupiter Delivered with Thordon COMPAC VIKING JUPITER DELIVERED WITH THORDON WATER LUBRICATED PROPULSION ARRANGEMENT Viking Jupiter, the 47,800gt cruise ship built at Fincantieri’s...
February 25th, 2019 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Joint Development of an Innovative Method for Ship Hull Inspection and Maintenance Using Drone and Image Analysis System

Joint Development of an Innovative Method for Ship Hull Inspection and Maintenance Using Drone and Image Analysis System
Underwater Drone Joint Development of an Innovative Method for Ship Hull Inspection and Maintenance Using Drone and Image Analysis System Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., (hereinafter referred to as “K” LINE) is pleased to announce the launching of a development project using an innovative method for...
February 25th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

KR certifies Songa Shipmanagement as cyber security compliant​

KR certifies Songa Shipmanagement as cyber security compliant​
Joanne Pauline CCSO (Company Cyber Security Officer) Songa Shipmanagement, Kenneth MacLeod, CEO Songa Shipmanagement and Jeoungkyu Lim and Kaemyoung Park, Team Leader from KR’s Cyber Certification Team. Korean Register (KR) has completed a comprehensive cyber security audit of Songa Shipmanagement...
February 22nd, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Safety and Security | Read More

Rehrig Pacific Selects ORBCOMM’s Analytics Services to Power Its Vision™ Business Intelligence Platform

Rehrig Pacific Selects ORBCOMM’s Analytics Services to Power Its Vision™ Business Intelligence Platform
Leverages ORBCOMM’s advanced technology to enhance Rehrig’s software suite and provide their customers with improved performance, usability and reaction time ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., February 22nd 2019 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet...
February 22nd, 2019 | Consumers Market, Environment, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates

GE to Supply LM2500 Gas Turbine Auxiliary Equipment for Indian Navy’s P17A Frigates
Shown is an Indian Navy P17 frigate.  BENGALURU, INDIA (February 20, 2019) – GE Marine will provide gas turbine auxiliary equipment for the LM2500 engines that will power the Indian Navy’s new P17A frigates. This contract is with India-based Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) and Garden...
February 20th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

FREE Marine Fuel White Paper from VeriFuel

FREE Marine Fuel White Paper from VeriFuel
Charlotte Røjgaard Marine fuel quality analysis by VeriFuel helps prevent ship engine failure, unscheduled maintenance and downtime. As part of VeriFuel’s marine industry thought leadership, our Global Technical Manager, Charlotte Røjgaard, has published a white paper titled – Investigative...
February 20th, 2019 | Bunkering, Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Digital class – the way forward

Digital class – the way forward
Jacques Maury Scorpio – an early embracer of digital class As DNV GL continues on its journey towards modernizing class, the first movers in the digital shift are emerging. Scorpio Group, with over 200 ships in the tanker, bulker and offshore trades, is a clear front runner. DNV GL met with Scorpio...
February 20th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Insight, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Story of the Day | Read More

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program

Wärtsilä EnergoProFin listed in Vancouver Fraser Port Authority EcoAction Program
.. The technology group Wärtsilä’s EnergoProFin, an energy saving propeller cap that delivers average fuel savings of two percent, has been listed in the 2019 Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s EcoAction Program which provides harbour dues discounts for vessels calling on the Port of Vancouver...
February 19th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine integrated solutions save costs for China ro-ro ships

Shell Marine integrated solutions save costs for China ro-ro ships
Hainan Strait Shipping Co Ltd. Shell Marine’s recommendations on medium-speed engine oils selection have saved the equivalent of around $123,000 annually for its customer Hainan Strait Shipping Co. Ltd, one of China’s leading operators of ro-ro tonnage. On Shell’s advice, Hainan Strait Shipping...
February 18th, 2019 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Exmar uses Luminultra technology to check water quality

Exmar uses Luminultra technology to check water quality
Pat Whalen Belgium-headquartered EXMAR Ship Management has selected the LuminUltra Quench-Gone Aqueous (QGA) test kit to monitor the quality of the drinking water produced onboard the LPG FSO NKOSSA II. The decision follows the success of the QGA solution in analysing the quality of the water produced...
February 18th, 2019 | Health and Safety, LPG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Further flag States approve ADP products as SOLAS compliant

Further flag States approve ADP products as SOLAS compliant
.. Increase in the number of vessels authorised to carry ADMIRALTY Digital Publications TAUNTON, 14 FEBRUARY, 2010 – The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has announced that two more flag States have approved the use of ADMIRALTY Digital Publications (ADP) in place of their paper equivalents. Thailand...
February 14th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Exclusive 20% parts discount available from Finning at Skipper Galway Intl. 2019

Exclusive 20% parts discount available from Finning at Skipper Galway Intl. 2019
Finning UK & Ireland (Finning) will be offering an exclusive 20 per cent discount* on genuine Cat parts at this year’s Skipper Expo Intl. Galway show, while also demonstrating its servicing and parts capabilities. Taking place 8 – 9 March 2019 at the Galway Bay Hotel, Finning will be on stand...
February 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry

ABB to power Iceland’s first electric ferry
Iceland’s first electric ferry. Image by Polarkonsult New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route known for its harsh weather conditions will benefit from efficiency and sustainability enabled by ABB’s technology. ABB will supply integrated power and electric storage solutions to the Icelandic...
February 13th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

SHIPSERV appoints new “Solutions Owner” for e-Procurement

SHIPSERV appoints new “Solutions Owner” for e-Procurement
Frederik Lerche-Tornøe, Solutions Owner, ShipServ LONDON – 12 February 2019: ShipServ, the world’s leading maritime e-Procurement platform, today announced the appointment of Frederik Lerche-Tornøe as its new Solutions Owner for e-Procurement. Frederik Lerche-Tornøe has a wealth of knowledge and...
February 12th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software
Tokyo – ClassNK has just released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.6.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). The new version incorporates the latest rule amendments to CSR BC &...
February 12th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat

Survitec supplies LFB with new DSB 470 FR rescue boat
The London Fire Brigade with the DSB 470 FR during flood and stability tests SURVITEC SUPPLIES LONDON FIRE BRIGADE WITH NEW DSB 470 FR RESCUE BOAT Leading provider to the Emergency Services industry, Survitec, has secured a contract with Babcock International Group (Babcock) to supply the London Fire...
February 11th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation

Grimaldi Orders MAN B&W Two-Stroke Propulsion Engines/Turbocharger Package as Part of New Hybrid Generation
Copenhagen, 2019-02-11 − MAN Energy Solutions has won the order to supply 18 × MAN B&W 9S50ME-C9.6 TIER II-compliant main engines for 9 × 7,800 lane-metre RoRo vessels intended for operation in the Mediterranean Sea. The customer is the Grimaldi Group, the Naples, Italy-based shipping company...
February 11th, 2019 | Emissions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel

Wärtsilä to deliver world’s first hybrid retrofit for short-sea shipping vessel
An impression of how the ‘Hagland Captain’ will look after the retrofit of a Wärtsilä hybrid propulsion solution. The conversion will create fuel savings and environmentally sustainable operations. Image copyright: Hagland Shipping AS. Wärtsilä Corporation, 8 February 2019 at 10 am EET The...
February 8th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Short Sea Shipping, Technical, Technology | Read More

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries

Corvus Energy acquires Grenland Energy and strengthens product portfolio of maritime batteries
Geir Bjørkeli (left), CEO of Corvus Energy and Roman Stoiber, CEO at Grenland Energy Corvus Energy strengthens its product portfolio for maritime batteries with the acquisition of Grenland Energy Bergen, Norway; Richmond, BC, Canada; and Skien, Norway – February 6, 2019 – Corvus Energy Holding...
February 6th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training

Alfa Laval expands its PureBallast 3 training programme with three new sites for crew training
Martin Melin, Technical Communicator Compliance in ballast water treatment depends on crew knowledge as well as the ballast water treatment system itself. To help customers secure the needed competence, Alfa Laval is expanding its Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 training programme with crew training in Houston,...
February 6th, 2019 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, News, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands

London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands
l to r: Lesley Robinson, Andrew Williams and Paul Tetlow Tuesday 5 February (London, UK) – In the two weeks since the event was relaunched as London Yacht Show, Sunseeker, Princess and Fairline have joined more than 10 brands that have signed up to exhibit their boats & yachts including: Azimut;...
February 5th, 2019 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More