Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award

World record holding Wärtsilä 31 engine wins European Marine Engineering Conference award
The Wärtsilä 31 engine, which has been recognised by Guinness World Records as being the world’s most efficient 4-stroke diesel engine, has won yet another award. Wärtsilä Corporation,  14 April 2016 at 13:30 hrs EET – The Wärtsilä 31 engine, which has been recognised by Guinness...
April 14th, 2016 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technology | Read More

Five New Faces Welcomed at OrderWise

Five New Faces Welcomed at OrderWise
Business software management specialist OrderWise is continuing its busy period of recruitment by adding five more staff. Pictured l-r are: Mike Glew; Sam Dawson; Tom Nelson; Kester Morley and Peter Atkinson. Business software leader OrderWise has added significantly to its growing team to meet the...
April 14th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

KNUD E. HANSEN wins ShipPax Award for Atlantic Star

KNUD E. HANSEN wins ShipPax Award for Atlantic Star
l to r: Managing Director Mr. Finn Wollesen and Senior Naval Architect Mr. Christian Damsgaard together with Mr. Guido Grimaldi and representative from the Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co   SHIPPAX Award 2015 handed out at the FERRY SHIPPING CONFERENCE 2016 “This document is to certify...
April 14th, 2016 | Awards, Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Korean Register releases 14th KR-CON with vital dangerous goods search function

Korean Register releases 14th KR-CON with vital dangerous goods search function
Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced the release of its latest KR-CON software. The essential software tool, now in its 14th edition includes a significantly enhanced and increasingly critical dangerous goods program, which has been developed in-house, as...
April 13th, 2016 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technology | Read More

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016
Bringing Both Physical and Digital Solutions, GE’s Technologies Help Achieve More Efficient Maritime Operations While Meeting Stringent Environmental Regulations Providing Marine Solutions to the Country’s Shipbuilders, Shipowners and Navy, GE is a Reliable Partner of Choice for Japan’s Marine...
April 13th, 2016 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016

GE to Showcase Its Latest Marine Innovations at Sea Japan 2016 Bringing Both Physical and Digital Solutions, GE’s Technologies Help Achieve More Efficient Maritime Operations While Meeting Stringent Environmental Regulations Providing Marine Solutions to the Country’s Shipbuilders, Shipowners and...
April 13th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

ENC purchase made easy with FlatFee from Nautisk

ENC purchase made easy with FlatFee from Nautisk
Peter J Pran Nautisk has launched FlatFee, a new, premium service which enables customers to take advantage of an annual price which will simplify budgetary planning for ENCs. The FlatFee concept is based around offering a fixed price for ENCs (AVCS or Primar) with a single invoice per vessel issued...
April 13th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

A ship built today must operate in a net zero emission world

A ship built today must operate in a net zero emission world
Wind Challenger Project Last December the world united behind the clear goal to ensure that global increase in temperatures did not exceed 2 degrees Celsius. The UN Paris Treaty even made reference to an ambitious aim of keeping temperature rises to below 1.5oC. Given the scale and urgency of the challenge...
April 13th, 2016 | Associations, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen delivers modular solution to Van Oord

Damen delivers modular solution to Van Oord
DAMEN Modular Multicat 2210 Dredging company to charter vessel from launching customer Damen Marine Services for Caspian Sea operations To support its ongoing dredging activities, Van Oord has commenced an 18-month charter agreement with Damen Marine Services for a Modular Multi Cat (MMuC) 2210. Damen...
April 13th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Shell Marine Products now available in 604 ports in 56 countries

Shell Marine Products now available in 604 ports in 56 countries
Shell Marine Products (SMP) continues to expand its global port network by adding more than 70 ports in less than one year as well as expanding its operation in 14 countries, which now stands at 604 ports in 56 countries. In 2016, SMP expanded product availability in: Argentina: Villa Constitucion India:...
April 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Wärtsilä’s Hatley elected to ‘Society for Gas as Marine Fuel’ Board of Directors

Wärtsilä’s Hatley elected to ‘Society for Gas as Marine Fuel’ Board of Directors
John Hatley Wärtsilä Corporation, News,  13 April 2016 at 13:00 hrs EET – Wärtsilä today announces that John Hatley, Vice President, Wärtsilä Marine Solutions in America, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF). Wärtsilä has long been...
April 13th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO to provide ROV services on board ONGC…

FUGRO to provide ROV services on board ONGC…
ROV and team FUGRO TO PROVIDE ROV SERVICES ON BOARD ONGC DRILLSHIP OFF EAST INDIA Fugro has been awarded a contract by Indian oil and gas company, ONGC, for the provision of ROV services on board the drillship Sagar Vijay. The contract, which was signed at ONGC’s offices in Mumbai, involves providing...
April 13th, 2016 | Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Underwater Shipping | Read More

IMCA CEO looks forward to central and north America meeting

IMCA CEO looks forward to central and north America meeting
Allen Leatt Allen Leatt, Chief Executive of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is looking forward to meeting members of the global trade association at the forthcoming Central & North America Section meeting being held in Houston on Thursday 21 April. “We have three days...
April 13th, 2016 | Associations, Construction, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes

Damen:Modular dredger gets to work in the Andes
Modular dredger shipped to the Andes The DOP Dredger 350L is located high up in the Andes mountains at Tablachaca dam Reservoirs are notoriously tricky to maintain: from the surrounding area plenty of sand and silt is brought in by the river and the material deposits at the dam. As reservoirs are usually...
April 12th, 2016 | Construction, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

MacGregor solutions specified for next-generation cruise ships

MacGregor solutions specified for next-generation cruise ships
An electrical frequency-controlled Hatlapa winch CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 12 APRIL 2016 AT 10 AM EEST – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured orders for environmentally-friendly equipment for four next-generation eco-cruise ships which will be built in Germany and Finland. The vessels will be...
April 12th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Bureau Veritas approves FPSO composite repair system

Bureau Veritas approves FPSO composite repair system
Coldshield patch under test Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has approved in principle the repair of offshore structures using the bonded composite product Coldshield, developed by Paris-based start-up Cold Pad. Coldshield is a composite structural reinforcement specifically...
April 12th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

MAN Diesel & Turbo – Industry welcomes world’s first ocean-going vessels capable of running on Methanol

MAN Diesel & Turbo – Industry welcomes world’s first ocean-going vessels capable of running on Methanol
Starting in April, Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd. (WFS), Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Westfal-Larsen Management (WL), and Marinvest/Skagerack Invest (Marinvest) are proud to welcome innovative, clean-burning, fuel-efficient vessels to the sea. These seven 50, 000 dead weight tonne vessels are built...
April 11th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Damen – Standard dredging components delivered for special mining vehicles

Damen – Standard dredging components delivered for special mining vehicles
An overview of the complete Damen components delivery High tech application of Damen dredge pumps and valves Damen Dredging Equipment is well known for its deliveries of standard dredging components. Usually, deliveries of items such as dredge pumps and dredge valves are for hopper dredgers or cutter...
April 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

DNV GL helps industry get ahead in offshore leak detection

DNV GL helps industry get ahead in offshore leak detection
  Jock Brown   What lies beneath: DNV GL helps industry get ahead in offshore leak detection Major oil spills can destroy lives, damage the environment and reduce public tolerance of hydrocarbon leaks even further.  The difference between a major environmental incident and a less damaging...
April 11th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Spill, Pollution, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ABB wins key contract to electrify new Norwegian hybrid car ferry

ABB wins key contract to electrify new Norwegian hybrid car ferry
An artist’s impression of the MM63 ferry ABB establishing itself as market leading provider of power systems for electric and hybrid ferries Zurich, Switzerland,  11 April 2016 – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will supply the power system for a hybrid car ferry serving...
April 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä to deliver complete gas solution for two Canadian ferries…

Wärtsilä to deliver complete gas solution for two Canadian ferries…
Wärtsilä has been awarded a comprehensive scope of supply to convert the two RoPax ferries for BC Ferries for LNG operation Wärtsilä to deliver complete gas solution for two Canadian ferries to be converted by Remontowa for LNG operation Wärtsilä Corporation, 11 April 2016 at 10 am EET –...
April 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Ship Conversions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hydrodragage takes delivery of Damen CSD500 with X-mas tree anchoring

Hydrodragage takes delivery of Damen CSD500 with X-mas tree anchoring
The Barracuda in action Reservoir dredge package delivered CSD500 with X-mas tree commissioned and at work The Damen Field Service crew has just returned from commissioning the Barracuda cutter suction dredger in Algeria. The customised Damen Cutter Suction Dredger (CSD) 500 has been delivered with a...
April 8th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

SSA welcomes the public to first-ever offshore support vessel visit

SSA welcomes the public to first-ever offshore support vessel visit
The state-of-the-art Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) “VOS Prince” The Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) will for the first time showcase the offshore marine sector by inviting the public to visit two state-of-the-art Offshore Support Vessels (OSV) which will be moored at Vivocity waterfront promenade...
April 8th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Events, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Supply ships, Technology | Read More

Eight new Chinese container vessels to be powered by 32 Wärtsilä generating sets

Eight new Chinese container vessels to be powered by 32 Wärtsilä generating sets
A CSCL containership Wärtsilä Corporation, 8 April 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply its Wärtsilä Auxpac 32 generating sets for eight new 13500 TEU container vessels being built for China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL). Four generating sets are needed for...
April 8th, 2016 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Draft ISO 8217:2016 Standard for Fuel Quality will reduce Quality Control Standards and increase risk for shipowners

Draft ISO 8217:2016 Standard for Fuel Quality will reduce Quality Control Standards and increase risk for shipowners
Larry-Rumbol Parker Kittiwake warns proposed amends will significantly increase the likelihood of catastrophic engine failure LONDON – 07 April 2016 – Parker Kittiwake, a leading global manufacturer of condition monitoring technologies, has voiced its concerns regarding the proposed amends to the...
April 7th, 2016 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More