Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Inmarsat extends Fleet Xpress service in Northern Europe

Inmarsat extends Fleet Xpress service in Northern Europe
16 August, 2016: Inmarsat (LSE:ISAT.L), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, announces at Nor-Fishing 2016 that Fleet Xpress is being extended in Northern Europe, demonstrating a new market-specific commitment for the high-speed broadband service, powered by Global Xpress,...
August 16th, 2016 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar Marine to establish new Marine Center in Singapore

Caterpillar Marine to establish new Marine Center in Singapore
The New Caterpillar Marine Centre in Singapore Caterpillar Marine expands presence at former Caterpillar Remanufacturing site to establish new dedicated Marine Center in Singapore Caterpillar Marine is establishing a new Marine Center in Singapore in the facility previously occupied by Caterpillar Remanufacturing,...
August 16th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hempel makes faster maintenance an easy choice for oil & gas and energy companies

Hempel makes faster maintenance an easy choice for oil & gas and energy companies
With the launch of its new Hempaline Defend epoxy linings, global coatings company Hempel now offers a complete range of linings for challenging applications, where heavy-duty performance and a fast return to service are essential for continued production uptime.  Designed specifically for the power...
August 16th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

ABB’s Marine Academy launches arctic course in response to strong demand

ABB’s Marine Academy launches arctic course in response to strong demand
Juha Koskela, Managing Director of ABB’s Marine and Ports business unit ABB capitalizes on strength in the ice-going sector by launching new course Helsinki, Finland, August 16 2016 – ABB has launched a new arctic course for deck officers in response to strong demand from the ice-going vessel...
August 16th, 2016 | Academia, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä’s new stern trawler design offers greater fuel efficiency

Wärtsilä’s new stern trawler design offers greater fuel efficiency
The new optimised stern trawler designed by Wärtsilä will reduce fuel consumption and notably increase overall vessel efficiency compared to currently available designs. Wärtsilä Corporation, 16 August 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä Ship Design has introduced a new optimised stern trawler design...
August 16th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New group boiler division established by HARRIS PYE

New group boiler division established by HARRIS PYE
Mark Prendergast The Harris Pye Engineering Group has formed a new dedicated global Boiler Division, with Jan Bloksgaard appointed Managing Director, to optimise their existing knowledge and understanding of all types of marine boilers. The Group, which has marine boiler repair experience dating over...
August 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

GMC makes a splash in the North Sea with connected seawater caissons

GMC makes a splash in the North Sea with connected seawater caissons
  GMC 30″ TSA coated caissons being prepared for safe lift GMC Limited is proud to announce the safe and successful installation of a seawater caisson in the North Sea; eight days ahead of schedule. This is the first installation that has been carried out by the company in the North Sea;...
August 11th, 2016 | Construction, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Selektope enters antifoulings mainstream

Selektope enters antifoulings mainstream
Selektope – keeping barnacles at bay Selektope® enters antifoulings mainstream via Chugoku  SEAFLO NEO range The first branded marine coatings to feature the breakthrough antifouling ingredient Selektope® have been launched by coatings major Chugoku Marine Paints, Ltd. (CMP). Developed by I-TECH...
August 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Calnetix Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Tokyo Boeki for Hydrocurrent Marine Heat Recovery Product

Calnetix Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Tokyo Boeki for Hydrocurrent Marine Heat Recovery Product
CERRITOS, Calif. – Aug. 10, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) Calnetix Technologies has signed an exclusive manufacturing agreement with Tokyo Boeki Machinery Ltd. for the Hydrocurrent™Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) 125 EJW shipboard heat recovery system. Under the agreement, Calnetix will supply the Carefree™ Integrated...
August 10th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

World’s first ballast water port solution successfully completes tests

World’s first ballast water port solution successfully completes tests
InvaSave designed for uninterrupted port logistics after entry into force of the BMWC Damen Green Solutions is proud to announce that the InvaSave technology has completed shipboard testing onboard the Henrike Schepers. During the shipboard tests, ballast water was taken in untreated and the efficacy...
August 10th, 2016 | Environment, IMO, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Organisations, Regulatory, Shipmanagement | Read More

GVF & Intellian launch certification for marine satellite communications operators

GVF & Intellian launch certification for marine satellite communications operators
Washington, DC – In response to strong demand for satellite-based maritime connectivity, the Global VSAT Forum (GVF) and Intellian – a leading manufacturer of stabilized communications platforms – have launched an Intellian Specialist Certification programme, including an initial course in terminal...
August 9th, 2016 | Communication, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB Staying Ahead of Evolving Maritime Industry

ABB Staying Ahead of Evolving Maritime Industry
Juha Koskela, Managing Director of ABB’s Marine and Ports business The maritime business is evolving very fast and I would like to share with you two videos that highlight how ABB is at the forefront of these changes. The demand for battery power is growing and we have registered a number of orders...
August 9th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Danelec Marine leads iSea R&D initiative

Danelec Marine leads iSea R&D initiative
Danelec Marine Leads iSea R&D Initiative Consortium to Develop Expert Decision Support System for Ship Efficiency and Navigation (Birkeroed, Denmark – Aug. 8, 2016) – (Marine NewsWire) Danelec Marine is the project leader for a consortium of companies in iSea, a two-year R&D project...
August 8th, 2016 | Health and Safety, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security | Read More

GEV Group invests in new health and safety initiative

GEV Group invests in new health and safety initiative
GEV Group has launched its bespoke 1st4Safety initiative; the latest development for the business following the opening of its US office and multiple tender wins. This builds on an already exemplary Health and Safety record, established over almost a decade of working in the harshest of environments...
August 8th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory | Read More

JX Ocean Co. Ltd. chooses ClassNK CMAXS LC-A

ClassNK Consulting Service announced that JX Ocean Co., Ltd. has selected ClassNK CMAXS LC- A, the machinery condition monitoring and automatic diagnostic  system, for use on ENEOS SPIRIT, a 310,000 dwt tanker. ClassNK CMAXS LC- A is a solution that integrates innovative sensor anomaly detection...
August 8th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Specialists team up for international refit business

Specialists team up for international refit business
Solent Refit – aerial shot of Solent Refit at Hythe Hampshire-based Solent Refit and global marine equipment specialists Cathelco have teamed up to help international customers meet new ballast water management regulations. Solent Refit, at Hythe, on Southampton Water, has built its reputation on maintaining...
August 8th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

HARRIS PYE to the rescue for damaged hull repair

HARRIS PYE to the rescue for damaged hull repair
Chris David Timing is all-important when repairs to a busy drillship are the order of the day. When Pacific International Drilling West Africa’s (PIDWAL) drillship Pacific Bora suffered damage to the starboard aft hull off the coast of Nigeria, PIDWAL called for assistance from the Harris Pye Engineering...
August 8th, 2016 | Drill ships, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

U.S. Navy Licenses Boat Design from Willard Marine

U.S. Navy Licenses Boat Design from Willard Marine
The Navy’s new 11-meter rigid hull inflatable boat (RIB) government design Anaheim, Calif. – August 4, 2016 – (Marine NewsWire) The United States Navy and Willard Marine have executed a licensing agreement for a Willard Marine boat design to serve as the guideline for the Navy’s new 11-meter...
August 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Security in the Mediterranean…

Security in the Mediterranean…
The “Zarzis” A710 Security in the Mediterranean: Vittoria Shipyard delivers the new diving training ship to Tunisia The official ceremony took place at Albarella (province of Rovigo). Built in just seven months as part of the agreement between Italy and Tunisia, the Zarzis A710 will be...
August 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for the North American inland shippers

Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for the North American inland shippers
Optima nozzle Damen’s Optima propeller nozzle’s proven advantages for inland shippers  Damen Shipyards Group is highlighting the advantages to be gained from the Damen Optima Nozzle to the North American inland shipping sector. The Optima is a propeller nozzle developed and manufactured by subsidiary...
August 4th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

GE, BIW, USN LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs and Enclosure Weight

GE, BIW, USN LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs and Enclosure Weight
tHE standard LM2500 gas turbine GE, Bath Iron Works and United States Navy Introduce LM2500 Gas Turbine Module Modernization Program to Lower Life Cycle Costs; Reduce Enclosure Weight by 50% EVENDALE, OHIO (August 3, 2016) –GE’s Marine Solutions announced that the LM2500 gas turbine Module Modernization...
August 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Brevini drives in US$5billion Panama Canal extension

Brevini drives in US$5billion Panama Canal extension
One of the completed PD67 Posired 2 gearboxes Brevini drives in $5billion Panama Canal extension – the largest engineering project of this century Doubling the capacity of the Panama Canal, the recently-opened expansion has tripled the maximum vessel-size for this major international shipping route. ...
August 3rd, 2016 | Canals, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | 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.3.5.0., developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). In addition to improved overall performance and usability, the design...
August 3rd, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

N-KOM signs fleet agreement with Samos Steamship

N-KOM signs fleet agreement with Samos Steamship
An aerial view of N-KOM Doha, Qatar, 2 Aug 2016: Nakilat-Keppel Offshore Marine (N-KOM) has signed a fleet agreement with Samos Steamship Company during the recent Posidonia exhibition held in Athens. The Greek shipping company is an existing client of N-KOM, with several repairs undertaken for their...
August 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Tankers, Technical | Read More

Pioneering port welcomes HullWiper

Pioneering port welcomes HullWiper
Christer Sjödoff, GAC Group Vice President – Commercial Rotterdam, 2 August 2016 – Europe’s largest port is the latest to allow the GAC EnvironHull’s eco-friendly hull cleaning system to operate in its waters. The launch of HullWiper at Rotterdam, widely acknowledged as a pioneer in innovation...
August 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Ports & Terminals | Read More