Archive for the ‘Marine Equipment Products and Services’ Category

Wärtsilä 20DF engine attains milestone 100 deliveries

Wärtsilä 20DF engine attains milestone 100 deliveries
The Wärtsilä 20DF dual-fuel engine reaches milestone of 100 deliveries. Wärtsilä Corporation, 19 January 2016 at 9.30 am EET – The 100th Wärtsilä 20DF dual-fuel engine is to be delivered this month, just 3, 5 years after the first one was shipped from the factory. This milestone delivery...
January 19th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

DANAOS giant leap towards big data

DANAOS giant leap towards big data
From last December’s Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards; Danaos’ Dimitris Theodossiou on the right and Dimitris Vastarouchas on the left Danaos Management Consultants S.A. has celebrated its 30th year anniversary (established in 1986) with the Big Data Analytics Award from Lloyd’s...
January 19th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Awards, Company Profiles, Consulting, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Indonesian Navy’s first SIGMA 10514 PKR launched at PT Pal Surabaya Shipyard

Indonesian Navy’s first SIGMA 10514 PKR launched at PT Pal Surabaya Shipyard
SIGMA 10514 PRK for Indonesian Navy Damen frigate modularly constructed in the Netherlands and Indonesia  in collaborative construction project PT PAL has launched the first of two SIGMA 10514 Perusak Kawal Rudal (PKR) guided-missile frigates designated for the Indonesian Navy (TNI AL). PT PAL built...
January 18th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Military, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

FUGRO undertakes seabed investigations for HESS off NW Australia

FUGRO undertakes seabed investigations for HESS off NW Australia
Fugro is deploying one of its AUVs to map the seabed for Hess in the Northern Carnarvon Basin, NW Australia Fugro has been awarded a combined geophysical and geotechnical project by Hess Exploration Australia Pty Ltd (Hess) to assist in Hess’ activities in the Northern Carnarvon Basin offshore NW Australia....
January 18th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology, Underwater Shipping | Read More

ClassNK unveils new software system for container carriers

ClassNK unveils new software system for container carriers
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has announced the release of its new structural design support system PrimeShip-HULL for Container Carriers to correspond with its latest rule amendments. To promote container carrier safety, ClassNK released...
January 18th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Containers, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

No wear for Rivertough after 20000h in Alaskan waters

No wear for Rivertough after 20000h in Alaskan waters
Inland Barge Services’ push boat Ramona serves the communities along Alaska’s Yukon River (courtesy of Inland Barge Service Inc) No wear for Rivertough after more than 20, 000 hours in abrasive Alaskan waters After nine years of operation in the harsh, abrasive waters of Alaska’s Yukon River, aboard...
January 18th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

MacGregor strengthens its heavy-lift market share

MacGregor strengthens its heavy-lift market share
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, 18 JANUARY 2016 AT 10 AM EET – MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has strengthened its position in the heavy-lift market by confirming an important new contract to deliver twelve 450-tonne capacity heavy-lift cranes for six Ecolift F900 vessels. The 13, 300 dwt vessels are being...
January 18th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

How safe are your cargo operations? Where can your business improve?

How safe are your cargo operations? Where can your business improve?
ICHCA International Conference 2016  |  29 Feb – 2 Mar 2016  |  Barcelona, Spain Join stakeholders along the cargo chain to discuss how to improve safety, security & efficiency – 6 weeks to go Senior representatives from: IMO, European Commission, APMT, Maersk   The ICHCA...
January 15th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

ABB Turbocharger upgrade boosts Return on Investment to 64%

ABB Turbocharger upgrade boosts Return on Investment to 64%
Zurich, Switzerland, January 12, 2016: Independent study shows ABB turbocharger upgrades further improve engine performance and reduce fuel consumption. ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced study results1showing a 64% return on investment from turbocharger upgrades. The increased...
January 15th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GACtrack upgrade for ship agency customers

GACtrack upgrade for ship agency customers
Dubai, 15 January 2016 – A new add-on to GAC’s GACtrack portal is giving more job transparency and greater job control to ship agency customers. As well as being able to view job information from multiple offices on one screen, customers can: check costs and export service information view (and...
January 15th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

Wärtsilä design chosen to enable environmentally sustainable krill fishing in Antarctic waters

Wärtsilä design chosen to enable environmentally sustainable krill fishing in Antarctic waters
The new krill fishing factory vessel, the largest of its kind in the world, to be built for Jiangsu Sunline Deep Sea Fisheries Co is designed by Wärtsilä. Wärtsilä Corporation, 15 January 2016 at 10 am EET – The world’s biggest and most modern krill fishing factory vessel is to be designed...
January 15th, 2016 | Associations, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

BIO-SEA/BIO-UV on the way to USCG Approval

BIO-SEA/BIO-UV on the way to USCG Approval
BIO-UV/BIO-SEA company, with more than 15 years of experience in the UV water treatment (drinking water, waste water, industrial processes, …), masters perfectly the design of UV reactors to ensure to the requested performance according to the technical environment (sea water, wastewater treatment...
January 14th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified…

GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified…
LM6000 Package transfer to roof assembly Massa GE LM6000PG Marine Module Package Certified Following Extensive Testing;42 MW of Power Effortlessly Achieved EVENDALE, Ohio (January 15, 2016) – GE Marine and GE Oil & Gas announced that the marine module package design for its LM6000PG aeroderivative...
January 14th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Use of Structural Adhesives

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Use of Structural Adhesives
Noboru Ueda Tokyo – Leading classification society ClassNK (Chairman and President: Noboru Ueda) has released its Guidelines for Use of Structural Adhesives for the shipbuilding industry. Compared with other joining methods such as welding, structural adhesives are easy to construct and control....
January 14th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Wärtsilä to provide maintenance and performance optimisation for Prosafe’s new flotels

Wärtsilä to provide maintenance and performance optimisation for Prosafe’s new flotels
Prosafe’s semi-submersible accommodation vessel, the Safe Boreas, operating gangway-connected to the Edvard Grieg installation in the North Sea. Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 14 January 2016 at 10 am EET – Wärtsilä, a global leader in complete lifecycle solutions for the marine...
January 14th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Tourism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Tourism | Read More

Zero emissions featured with new Wärtsilä ferry concept

Zero emissions featured with new Wärtsilä ferry concept
The new Wärtsilä ferry concept featuring zero exhaust emissions. Wärtsilä Corporation, 13 January 2016 at 9.30 am EET – A complete concept for a series of innovative and cost effective shuttle ferries, featuring zero or low emissions, is being launched by Wärtsilä. The concept has been developed...
January 13th, 2016 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Pollution, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

JFD opens new UK offices to support continued growth

JFD opens new UK offices to support continued growth
New offices in Glasgow and Bristol expand UK footprint following the company’s significant growth over the last 12 months  JFD, the leading global subsea operations and engineering company, has today announced the expansion of its UK footprint with the opening new offices in Glasgow and Bristol. The...
January 12th, 2016 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Caterpillar scoops Platts award for innovative twin fin propulsion system

Caterpillar scoops Platts award for innovative twin fin propulsion system
The twin fin propulsion system from Caterpillar was recognized as the Commercial Application of the Year at the 17th annual Platts Global Energy Awards Cat® Propulsion’s revolutionary twin fin system offers substantial efficiency gains across a range of ship types  A new concept in ship propulsion...
January 11th, 2016 | Awards, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Parker Kittiwake Procal launches advanced data gathering system for ECA compliance

Parker Kittiwake Procal launches advanced data gathering system for ECA compliance
Procal 1200 Marine – Screen Marine compliant control unit collates all data from scrubbers and CEMS LONDON,  January 11, 2016: Parker Kittiwake Procal, part of the Parker Hannifin Corporation and the leading supplier of continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMS) for marine, power and offshore...
January 11th, 2016 | Emissions, Environment, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Royal HaskoningDHV deploys leading expertise for the largest fibre reinforced polymers lock gates in the world

Royal HaskoningDHV deploys leading expertise for the largest fibre reinforced polymers lock gates in the world
The largest RFP lock gates Amersfoort, Monday, 11 January 2016 – Saturday 9 January the largest fibre reinforced polymer lock gates in the world were installed in the new Lock III in the Wilhelmina canal in Tilburg, the Netherlands. On behalf of Rijkswaterstaat (Dutch Directorate-General for Public...
January 11th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

The attractions of Azipod propulsion

The attractions of Azipod propulsion
Helsinki, Finland,  January 11, 2016: Destined for installation on board one of the highest profile cruise ship deliveries scheduled for 2016, the latest Azipod XO podded propulsion recently departed from the ABB factory in Helsinki. The unit, which commands 20.5 MW of power, is pictured under transfer...
January 11th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

62nd Annual London Boat Show Arrives in the Capital

62nd Annual London Boat Show Arrives in the Capital
Lucy Watson launches the 62nd London Boat Show at ExCeL London London,  8 January 2016: Made in Chelsea star and sailing enthusiast, Lucy Watson, officially opened the 62nd annual London Boat Show today at ExCeL London. Running for 10 days between Friday 8 and Sunday 17 January, this year’s Show...
January 8th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Sports, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Yachting | Read More

VIKING and Daemyung Marine invest in Korea

VIKING and Daemyung Marine invest in Korea
Thanks to the new joint venture between VIKING and Daemyung Marine, Korean shipowners and foreign-flag visitors will have faster access to locally stocked products and service agreements direct from the manufacturer.  Esbjerg, Denmark,  7 January 2016 – Marine safety equipment manufacturer and servicing...
January 7th, 2016 | Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technical, Technology | Read More

Panasonic Avionics and Kymeta bring revolutionary flat panel antenna to the maritime market

Panasonic Avionics and Kymeta bring revolutionary flat panel antenna to the maritime market
January 6th – Las Vegas, NV –– Panasonic Avionics Corporation and Kymeta Corporation have announced a landmark agreement that brings innovative, high-performance antenna technology to several unique maritime markets. Under terms of the agreement, Panasonic will order a significant volume...
January 6th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

VIKING leads offshore evacuation to greater heights

VIKING leads offshore evacuation to greater heights
VIKING leads offshore evacuation to greater heights With recent type approval of an 81-meter-high evacuation system, VIKING has answered the needs of offshore fixed and jack-up rigs to handle extreme heights.  Leading maritime safety equipment and servicing manufacturer VIKING Life-Saving Equipment...
January 5th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More